Activities: Game viewing, birding, boat riding, photography & sight seeing
Day 1: Nairobi –Samburu
You will be picked from your Nairobi hotel by our driver. Immediately depart for Samburu passing through the equator line to Samburu land. Arrive with a short game drive en route to the lodge for lunch. After lunch, relax before a game drive at 4p.m. Samburu Park has unique residents including the Reticulated Giraffe, Grevy's Zebra, Beisa Oryx and the Blue legged Somali Ostrich.
Day 2: Samburu – Full day
Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives in search of unique northern Kenya species such as the reticulated giraffe, beisaoryx, Grevy's zebra, and the long-necked gerenuk. Much of the reserve consists of desert landscape; dusty red plains broken by thorny scrub, featuring dramatic views of table top Mt OlOlokwe on the horizon. All meals are taken at the lodge.
Day 3: Samburu –OlPejeta (Sweetwaters)
Depart Samburu after breakfast arriving in time for lunch at OlPejeta Conservancy. This is a beautiful private game reserve and home to rare species such as Beisaoryx, Rothschild's giraffe and black rhino. Game drives here reveal the full range of African wildlife including lion, leopard, cheetah, elephant and hippo. Enjoy a private visit with the tame animals at the wildlife orphanage. Observe chimps at the Chimpanzee Sanctuary as well.
Day 4: OlPejeta(Sweetwaters) –Lake Naivasha
Have breakfast then depart for Lake Naivasha arriving before lunch time. Later afternoon have a Hippo boat ride around Lake Naivasha.
Day 5: Lake Naivasha –Maasai Mara
After breakfast leave Lake Naivasha for Maasai Mara arriving in time for lunch. You will have a game drive as you head to the camp for lunch. Another game drive will be at 4p.m. Look out for Lion, Cheetah, Elephant, Buffalo.
Day 6: Maasai Mara – Full day game drives
This whole day will be spent with morning and afternoon game drives that lead one to some of Africa's largest lion prides, herds of zebra, antelopes, buffaloes, wildebeest, giraffes, cheetahs, and hyenas. In between game drives, there will be picnic lunch along the banks of Mara River.
Day 7: Maasai Mara – Full day game drives
Another full day spent with game drives and all meals staying at Ashnil Mara Camp.
Day 8: Maasai Mara –Nairobi
Have breakfast at the camp depart for Nairobi to arrive by lunch time. Upon arrival, you will be driven to Carnivore Restaurant for lunch. Afterwards drop off at airport or hotel of your choice.