08 Days Samburu-Naivasha Maasai Mara ( Big Five Safari)

08 DAYS SAMBURU-NAIVASHA MAASAI MARA ( big five safari)

Day 01.

Pick up from Nairobi hotel  and proceed to Nanyuki via Central part of Kenya.

This is a highly densily populated area  of Kenya and the most fertile part of the country too.

As you leave the sky scrapers of Nairobi and drive deep into Thika town,the atmosphere changes

from that of a bussy traffic into a less hectic  residential  out skirt of Nairobi.

This area  inhabited  by the Kikuyu ethnic group is filled with  larger plantations of coffee and Tea.

After three hours drive,you arrive at Nanyuki Town -mostly a military installation town and very

fertile too.Lots of tropical fruits,-mangoes ,passions fruits as well as carrots and potatoes  on the

road side stands.

Check in at your booked lodge at the foot of the Mount Kenya and enjoy a cool dry breeze flowing

from the mountain.

Diner and over night-HB

DAY 02

After Break fast,leave your acomodation place and proceed further north while having a clear look

of the Mount Kenya on your right.

As you drive down the valley,the scenery changes from that of Agriculture to a semi arid land from

the Meru National park T-junction.

Drive further on the Highway and pass by Isiolo town and the International airport just before you

check in at Samburu Archers Gate.

Enjoy a game enroute towards your  booked acomodation and check in just in time for lunch.

At 1600hrs -jump back to your tour van and enjoy an evening Game drive along the Ewaso nyiro

river,before dinner and over night on- FB.

DAY 03

With packed lunch boxes at hand emback on a full day game drive and get camera closer to

the Gerenuk, the Gravy zebras,or the somali ostrich .

Lunch will be under the yellow acasia tree on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro river.

Dinner and over night in your booked accomodation-FB.

DAY 04

Safari bags nicely  packed,board your safari van and depart at 0700hrs with lunch boxes

as you head back towards Nanyuki and then Nyahururu at the Abardare ranges.

Enjoy your lunch at the Thomson Water falls before proceeding down via Olkalau to Naivasha.

Arrive in Naivasha ready  for check in and dinner  (FB)at 1800hrs.

DAY 05

After break fast in Naivasha ,you will be guided by a local guide into the flower farms for a

breath taking tour .

Here you will get first hand information on the processes involved in producing  the flowers

that are exported daily to Europe via ARMSTEDAM.

Here,you will meet out with hundreds of the employees who are actively involved in the production.

In the after noon ,get back to the acomodation for your lunch and a quick snooze out.

At 1600hrs Check in at the Hells Gate National park and do a guided warm  walk seeing lots of Flora

and fauna at a stone throw distance.

Get back to the camp ready for dinner and Overnight.

DAY 06

Today ,you will leave Naivasha town early in the morning and drive first towards Nairobi upto

Mai mahiu town.

At Mai mahiu  town you turn right and proceed on the Narok road by passing the vast Maasi land

seeing the Maasai  Morans herding their  cattle and sheep.At Narok town stop over for a drink and do

your last minute modernised shopping before driving deeper into the Savannah..

 

Arrive at the camp at noon for check in and briefing  from the Camp management and staff ,then lunch followed by an  afternoon game drive.

The camp,situated  1.5km from the main gate -Sekenani ,overlooks the reserve from a hilly point.

Check in and discover one of the jewels of the World  game reserve well known for its Big five in hunting mode.

Enjoy seeing the Lions,cheeters,Leopards,Elephants and Bufaloes in their big numbers.

Return to the camp before sunset,sit around the camp fire ,and hear the sounds of the nights Welcome and whisper softly into your ears,

while sipping your cocktail in the presence of the Masai warriors.

Dinner and over night at the camp.

DAY 07

After break fast,spend full day in the park with lunch ,including   a visit to the famous Mara River.

This game reserve is Kenyas finest wildlife reserve including over 400 species of animals and birds.

July,August,September and october are the  months when the Mara plains are filled with migrating Wild beast and Zebras.

The famous Masai tribesmen reside adjacent to the parks and can voluntarily be visited on this day after the long game drive,just before you return to the camp.

Day -08-Go for an early morning game drive followed by a late break fast at the camp and depart to Nairobi.,stopping at various intervals

for breath taking panoramic view of the rift valley and adjacent land forms.

The tour ends in Nairobi late in the afternoon.

Price include-

Transport in an 08 seater van with a pop up roof.

A proffessional english speaking driver guide

Game drives as per the etinerary

Park entry fees

Full board meal plan

water,1 bottle per person  per day