Day 1 Cairo – Nairobi
Once you arrive at Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, you’ll be warmly received by our representative, who will give you a short brief of your safari. You will then be transferred to the hotel.
Overnight in Nairobi.
Day 2 Nairobi – Masaai Mara
Breakfast at the hotel.
Depart for Maasai Mara National Reserve, which is also known as the “Jewell of Kenya. On your way to Maasai Mara National Reserve, you will enjoy different array of views which are just priceless. The drive passes via the great rift escarpment where a brief stopover will be made for photography and then continue driving. The view is just out of this world!
Arrive at Maasai Mara National Reserve; you will have game drive enroute to your lodge which is Mara Sopa Lodge. You’ll have a sumptuous Lunch at the lodge
Enjoy your first game drive in this amazing game reserve known for its wildlife.
Return to the lodge for dinner and then overnight.
Day 3 Maasai Mara
Wake up to a refreshing hot cup of coffee or tea. Then depart for a morning game drive to explore the Mara plains and its intriguing wildlife. Alternatively; you can go for a Hot Air Balloon Safari instead of a morning game drive for an extra cost. You will spend about one hour floating over the Mara plains.
Return to the lodge for a full buffet breakfast and spend the morning at your own leisure.
Enjoy a scintillating buffet lunch at the lodge.
Afternoon spent at leisure. You can relax by the swimming pool or you can visit a traditional Maasai Village where you’ll get insight into the vibrant and traditional way of life of the Maasai.
Depart for an evening game drive.
Return to the Lodge for dinner and then overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge.
Day 4 Maasai Mara – Lake Naivasha
Enjoy a sumptuous buffet breakfast at the lodge before departing for the scenic Lake Naivasha. You’ll arrive at Lake Naivasha Sopa Resort at approximately 13:00 and spend the afternoon at leisure.
Lake Naivasha is a serene freshwater lake and a superb oasis for wildlife, birds and plants. Just beyond the lake's shore are papyrus swamps, acacia woodlands and forests.
A highlight of a visit here is a boating excursion around the lake or visit to the nearby Crescent Island. Some other exciting activates around Lake Naivasha include nature walks, horseback riding, flower farm trips, and community visits. You can also opt for day excursions to Hell's Gate.
This time can also be spent on an relaxing boat ride or a visit to Crescent Island, at an extra cost.
Dinner and overnight at the Resort.
Day 5 Lake Naivasha - Aberdares National Park
Enjoy a buffet breakfast at the lodge, and then depart for the scenic Aberdares National Park. You’ll arrive at the Aberdare Country Club, which is the base hotel for The Ark Tree Lodge. In the afternoon, you’ll be transferred to The Ark.
Note: (Pack small overnight bags for the Ark).
Set in the heart of the Aberdare National Park, iconic and yes, quirky. The Ark overlooks a floodlit waterhole and salt lick, which attracts a host of awesome wildlife. Modeled after Noah's Ark, The Ark has four viewing decks with balconies and lounges to provide superb game viewing from the comfort of the lodge. The animals come to you!
Dinner and then overnight at The Ark.
Day 6 Aberdares National Park – Amboseli
Wake up to a hearty buffet breakfast at the Ark. Later, you’ll be transferred to Aberdare Country Club to rejoin your driver guide before departure for Amboseli National Park.
The park is famous for being the best place in Africa to get close to free-ranging elephants among other wildlife species. Other attraction of the park includes opportunities to meet the Maasai people and also offers spectacular views of Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest free-standing mountain in the world.
Arrive at Eka hotel for lunch and then continue driving towards Amboseli Park. Upon arrival at the gate enjoy your game drive until evening hours as your reach your lodge.
18:30: Check in at Amboseli Sopa lodge 4* for dinner and then overnight.
Day 7 Amboseli
After breakfast, we’ll venture out to explore the amazing and expanse Amboseli Park. You’ll get to enjoy full day game drive. We’ll carry along a delicious picnic lunch.
18:30: Return to the camp/lodge for dinner and then overnight.
Overnight at Amboseli Sopa lodge or similar.
Day 8 Amboseli - Cairo
Enjoy a buffet breakfast at the lodge, check out and depart for Nairobi. Transfer to Nairobi International Airport to catch the flight back to Cairo.