14-day-kenya-safaris-package

14 Day Package

So you want a bit more than a few days on safari? You’re wanting to see more of the country? Then look no further than our two week adventure. There’s loads to see here and a super special treat visiting the only two remaining Northern White Rhinos on this Earth. Jump on board and let’s go see what wants to be seen.

14 day itinerary

nairobi-ol-pejeta-rep-kenya-safaris
Day 1

Nairobi – Ol Pejeta

We​​ leave ​​Nairobi ​​after​​ breakfast ​​and ​​make ​​our ​​way​​ northward​ ​to ​​the ​​Ol ​​Pejeta Conservancy ​​where​ ​we​ ​arrive ​for ​​lunch. ​​Time ​​then ​​to ​​relax​​ before ​​an ​​afternoon​​ game drive at 4pm.​ ​There’s a waterhole right outside your room where an abundance of animals gather to drink. Even the rhinos! Here​​ is ​​the ​​only​​ place ​​where ​​you​ ​can ​​do ​​an​ ​​optional ​​​​​night ​​game ​​drive.

ol-pejeta-rep-kenya-safaris
Day 2

Ol Pejeta

After ​​breakfast ​​we head off on a morning game drive looking for rhino, elephant, lions or whatever wants to be seen. You have the opportunity to visit Jane Goodall's chimpanzee sanctuary if you wish. Lunch ​​and ​​afternoon​​ to​​ relax ​​before ​​another ​​afternoon game​ ​drive. ​​There are 32 individual wild dogs here and you might get lucky enough to spot them hunting.

ol-pejeta-samburu-rep-kenya-safaris
Day 3

Ol Pejeta – Samburu

It’s​​ a ​​transit ​​day ​​to ​​Samburu ​​on ​​good,​​ easy ​​roads.​​ We ​​check ​​in ​​at ​​the ​​park ​​entrance then​​ do ​a ​​game​ ​drive ​​en​​route​​ to ​​the ​​lodge.

Samburu ​​is ​​dry, ​​arid ​​land ​​with ​​rocky formations ​​surrounding​ ​the ​​Ewaso ​​Nyiro ​​River ​​which ​​runs​​ alongside ​​our ​​home​ ​for ​​the next ​​two ​​nights. ​​Lunch ​​then​​ relax ​​until ​​our ​​afternoon ​​game ​​drive. ​As you relax, you listen to the mellow sounds of running water beneath the shady trees. Ahhhh bliss...!

samburu
Day 4 / 5

Samburu

Today ​​is ​​divided ​​into ​​morning ​​and ​​afternoon ​​game ​​drives ​​as ​​the ​​animals ​​tend ​​to ​​hide ​​from the​​ hot ​​mid​ day ​​sun. ​​In​​ Samburu ​​you ​​have ​​the ​​opportunity ​​to ​​see ​​grevy ​​zebra,​​ somali ostrich, ​​gerenuk,​​ vulturine ​​guinea ​​fowl ​​and ​​beisa​​ oryx ​​​​which ​​you ​​will ​​not ​​see ​​in ​​other places. ​​The ​​big ​​cats ​​prowl ​​here ​​too along with an abundance of bird life. Resident leopards can be seen just outside the lodge along with elephants.

samburu-aberdares-rep-kenya-safaris
Day 6

Samburu – Aberdares

We’re​​ on ​​the ​​road​​ again ​​and ​​make ​​our ​​way​​ to ​​the​​ Aberdares. ​​Our ​​lunch​​ today ​​will ​​be​​ at the ​​Aberdare ​​Country ​​Club;​​ a ​​sister ​​to ​​the ​​lodge​ ​where​ ​we​ ​will ​​stay​​ overnight. ​​We ​​will take ​​with ​​us ​​an ​​​​overnight ​​bag​ ​only​​.​​ Our​ ​main ​​luggage ​​will ​​be​ ​held ​​in ​​locked​ ​storage​ ​at the​​ Country​ ​Club ​​until ​​our ​​return​ ​tomorrow​ ​morning.

We​ ​board ​​a ​​bus ​​at ​​2.30pm​ ​which takes ​​us ​​45​ min​ ​to ​​our accommodation​​ within ​​the ​​Aberdare ​​National​ ​Park.​ ​Here​​ we​ ​will observe​ ​the ​​wildlife ​​at ​​close ​​range​ ​from​ ​one ​​of ​​four​ ​viewing ​​decks ​​or ​​a ​​cosy ​​lounge chair.​ ​​There is a dedicated photo hide on the lower deck where you are able to take close up uninhibited photography.

aberdares-elementaita-rep-kenya-safaris
Day 7

Aberdares – Elementaita

After ​​breakfast ​​we ​​leave ​​the​​ Ark​​ Lodge​​ at ​​8am​​ on the bus​​ and​​ drive ​​out ​​of​​ the ​​park​​ and back ​​to​​ Aberdare​​ Country ​​Club. ​​If​​ we​​ get ​​lucky ​​and ​​see ​​animals​​ before​​ exiting ​​the ​​park we ​​will​​ make ​​a​​ stop.​​ Leopards ​​are ​​often ​​seen ​​at ​​this​​ time.

​​At ​​ACC​​ we​​ collect ​​our​ ​main luggage ​​and ​​get​​ on​​ our​​ way​​ to ​​our ​​next ​​destination.​​ Along​​ the​​ way ​​we​​ stop​​ at ​​the Equator ​​for ​​a​​ water ​​demonstration.​​ Morning ​​tea​​ stop​​ is​ ​at ​​Thompson​​ Falls ​​(named​​ after the​​ explorer ​​who​ ​discovered​ ​the​ ​Aberdare ​​Mountains​​ and​​ named​​ them​ ​after ​​his employer, ​​Lord​​ Aberdare;​ ​and​ ​who​​ has ​​the ​​Thompson ​​gazelle ​​named​ ​after ​​him). ​​Arrive at​​ Lake​ ​Elementaita​​ for ​​lunch. ​​Afternoon​ ​to​ ​relax​ ​and​ ​take ​​in ​​the ​​view ​​and ​​bird​​life.

nakuru-rep-kenya-safaris
Day 8

Nakuru

Today ​​we ​​enjoy​​ a ​​full ​​day ​​game​​ drive ​​around ​​the ​​shores ​​of ​​Lake​​ Nakuru.​​ This ​​is ​​the only ​​place ​​you ​​will ​​be ​​able ​​to​​ see​​ the​​ endangered ​​Rothschild ​​giraffe ​​in ​​its ​​own​ ​habitat. White​​ and ​​black ​​rhino ​​also ​​live ​​here ​​along ​​with ​​many​​ other ​​wildlife ​​species. ​​We ​​take ​​a picnic ​​lunch​​ with​​ us​​ and​​ depart​​ the ​​park ​​in the ​​afternoon making our way back to Lake Elementaita and the relaxed atmosphere on the waters’ edge.

elementaita-maasai-mara-rep-kenya-safaris
Day 9

Elementaita – Maasai Mara

We ​​leave ​​Elementaita​​ after ​​breakfast​​ and​​ make​​ our​​ way​​ to ​​the ​​world ​​famous​​ Maasai Mara​​ National​​ Reserve. ​​We ​​ stop​​ along ​​the ​​way​​ at Narok for​​ a​​ stretch ​​and coffee​​ break​​ before arriving​​ at ​​the ​​Reserve ​​for ​​a ​​late ​​lunch.​​ There’s time to chill out before your afternoon game drive going in search of wild things.

​​At 4pm we head off into the park to seek out lions, leopard, cheetah, elephants or anything out there that wants to be seen. As the sun sets, we’ll arrive back at our lodge for hot showers and dinner. Later, lay your head on your pillow and wait for the sounds of lions calling their pride or hyenas cackling as you drift off to sleep. Lala vizuri!

maasai-mara-rep-kenya-safaris
Day 10 / 11 / 12 / 13

Maasai Mara

For​​ the​​ next​​ four​​ days ​​we ​​leave ​​the​​ camp ​​after ​​breakfast​​ and​​ we​​ take ​​in ​​this ​​wonderful reserve​​ as ​​full​​ day ​​game ​​drives.​​ There ​​are ​​lots ​​of​​ areas ​​to ​​explore​​ and​​ find ​​the ​​big​​ cats and​​ other​​ animals ​​that ​​reside ​​here. ​​​​​Each day is spent full day game driving.

After a hearty breakfast to keep us going, we’ll explore the wonders of this park seeking out the best wildlife sightings for you. Each day is different and we’ll explore a different area each time. Our prime objective is to find the animals for you to enjoy. We’ll get in the best position possible for great photos without encroaching on the animals comfort and safety. We’ll make this your ultimate safari experience!

At the end of each day it’s back to the lodge to chill out and remember the magic of your discovery.

maasai-mara-nairobi-kill-rep-kenya-safaris
Day 14

Maasai Mara – Nairobi

We bid farewell to our home for the past few days and head back to the bustle of the city. We’ll stop briefly in Narok to stretch our legs and have a comfort stop over coffee. A welcome cafe lunch ends our safari before dropping you back at your post safari accommodation.

Cost

Low season

March 15 – June 15

2 pax sharing =
USD 9370 pp
4 pax sharing =
USD 7435 pp
High season

June 16 – October 30

2 pax sharing =
USD 10,910 pp
4 pax sharing =
USD 8850 pp

What you get

  • Transport in 7 seater 4x4 tour van with pop up roof
  • Accommodation in all lodges and camps on full board
  • All park entrance fees
  • All government taxes and levies
  • 3 meals a day (vegetarian and non-vegetarian)
  • Full day game drives
  • Mineral water each day while on safari
  • Airport transfers
  • Your driver and guide are both dedicated spotters on game drives
  • Morning/afternoon tea plus picnic lunch on game drives

What’s excluded

  • Tips to lodge staff, driver and guide
  • Laundry
  • Beverages/drinks
  • International flights and visas
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Any other extras not detailed in the itinerary
  • Maasai village visit (USD20 ) and hot air balloon safari (USD450 approx)
  • Pre/post safari accommodation