Best of Rift Valley Safaris

14 Days | Masai Mara | Naivasha | Nakuru | Baringo | Samburu | Mount Kenya | Amboseli | Tsavo East | Nairobi or Mombasa | Lodge Safari

Day 1;Nairobi – Masai Mara

0930hrs: Leave Nairobi for Masai Mara Game Reserve, picnic lunch en route. On arrival proceed to the lodge. After a short rest proceed for a game drive in search of Blackmanned lions, Elephants, Leopards, Cheetah, Buffalos and other plain’s game.

Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Masai Mara

0630hrs: After breakfast, proceed for early morning game drive. Return to lodge for lunch. 1600hrs. After a further game drive.
Dinner and overnight at the Accommodation at Mara Sopa Lodge on full board basis. Whole day game viewing carry with you a packed lunch.

Day 3: Masai Mara

Full day game viewing in the mara an option of nature walks or visits to a nearby Masai village in between the meal breaks. Dinner and overnight at the lodge. (maasai village visits available at extra cost). The optional activities require prior arrangements with the drive (guides as regards the fee to be paid).

Day 4: Masai Mara – Naivasha

After breakfast, leave Lake Naivasha. After lunch, visit Hells Gate National Park and the gesthermal power station.

Proceed to Lake Naivasha Country club for dinner and overnight.

Day 5: Lake Naivasha – Lake Nakuru

Leave after breakfast and drive to the home of millions of flamingoes and the home of the white and black rhino and about 350 different species of birds. It is also known as Ornithological Paradise.

Dinner and overnight at Genevive hotel / lodge.

Day 6: Lake Nakuru – Bogoria – Baringo

After breakfast drive to Bogoria where the hot water spring abound and plenty of medical springs.The landscape has been referred to as ” nature’s studio”, because of the dramatic backdrop of the eastern wall of the Great rift Valley.After lunch, visit Lake Baringo.A boat trip to see various species of birds and very ancient caves.
( The boat ride is only one hour ). If you require hours, one pays direct.

Day 8: Samburu

After breakfast, depart for an early morning game drive. Return to the lodge for lunch. 1600hrs. another game drive.

Dinner and overnight at the lodge.

Day 9: Samburu – Mt. Kenya

After breakfast, leave Samburu for Mt. Kenya (Nanyuki) arriving in time for lunch. After lunch, visit the Mau Mau Caves (where Kenyan Freedom Fighters could hide from the British Troops during the struggle for independence).

Dinner and overnight at Serena Mountain lodge.

Day 10: Mt. Kenya – Amboseli via Nairobi

After breakfast, drive fast the biggest open-air market in East and Central Africa (Karatina). Proceed to Nairobi arriving in time for lunch in one of the restaurants. Continue to Amboseli via Kenya / Tanzania border (Namanga) arriving in Amboseli late afternoon. An evening viewing drive.

Dinner and overnight at the Amboseli Sopa lodge.

Day 11: Amboseli

Early morning game drive before breakfast. After breakfast have a whole day game viewing.

Return to lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 12: Amboseli – Tsavo West

After breakfast drive via Chyulu Hills to Tsavo West National Park arriving in time for lunch. Afternoon game viewing drive and a visit to Mzima Springs (the source of drinking water for Mombasa).

Return for dinner and overnight at the Ngulia Safari lodge.

Day 13: Tsavo West – Tsavo East

After breakfast, drive to Tsavo East which is renowned for its large numbers of elephants and the famous Man eating Lions(during the building of the Kenya / Uganda Railway in 1890). Lunch on arrival.

Game drive Dinner and overnight at the Voi Safari lodge.

Day 14:

Leave Tsavo East either to Mombasa or Nairobi.

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