Kenya Safari Adventures

 

Ruma National Park

Bird Watching in Kenya

 

10 Days , Amboseli, Mt Kenya, Samburu, Masai Mara .

Day 1:Nairobi

Arrival at Nairobi . Transfer to The Norfolk Hotel B/B

Day 2/3 : Amboseli National Park

Drive to Amboseli National Park, located at the foot of Africa's highest mountain, Mt. Kilimanjaro. All around the lodge roams the wildlife that has made East Africa legendary: lion, buffalo, cheetah, giraffe, baboon, gazelle, and wildebeest. Part of Masailand, it's not unusual to see the proud Masai warrior or small children tending their cattle. Amboseli plains with its herds of elephant feeding on acacia trees. Tortillis Camp. (FB)

Day 4 - Mount Kenya National Park

A tree hotel is your destination today, standing at 7,200 feet on the slopes of snow-capped Mount Kenya . Your comfortable rooms overlook a waterhole frequented by a myriad of wildlife throughout the day and night, including elephant, buffalo, rhino, giant forest hog, waterbuck and possibly even a leopard or a lion. Enjoy a guided nature walk by the lodge naturalist through the forest, where you are likely to see rare forest birds, as well as Columbus monkeys, bushbuck and often-times elephant and buffalo. Mount Kenya Safari Club Hotel. (B,L,D).

Day 5 & 6: Mount Kenya Safari Club/Samburu Reserve

Begin your exploration of this magnificent country as you drive on its rugged roads, through rich farmland, en route to Samburu Reserve. Stop for lunch at the legendary Mount Kenya Safari Club, set on the slopes of Africa's second highest mountain. Continue past the equator to Samburu which lies on the hot and arid fringes of the vast northern region of Kenya. Samburu Intrepids

Day 7 - Lake Nakuru /Lake Naivasha National Park

. Drive to the Great Rift Valley, a geological fault-line that stretches round one-sixth of the Earth's circumference and is visible from outer space. Over 2,000 feet deep and 30 miles wide with bubbling springs and geysers, the landscape is spectacular. First stop, Lake Nakuru , the shallow alkaline lake that is world-renowned for its huge concentration of flamingos at times hundreds of thousands of these exotic birds give the lake a pink shimmering glow. Enjoy a picnic lunch and wildlife run. Continue on to your luxurious lodge on the southern shore of beautiful Lake Naivasha, the highest of the Rift Valley lakes that supports a thriving bird population of over 350 species. Duties permitting enjoy a lecture by Mary Wykstra from the Cheetah Conservation Fund Kenya, who will also join you for dinner. Dinner and Overnight at Loldia House. (B,L,D Daily).

Days 8/9 - Masai Mara/Northern Serengeti .

Set out early this morning on a boat ride on Lake Naivasha to see hippo, freshwater lilies and a plethora of birds. Continue to the Masai Mara enjoying a picnic lunch along the way to Kenya's most famous reserve, with its classic savannah grasslands, plentiful animals and spectacular vistas. You have three days to experience exciting wildlife viewing across the dreamlike endless plains, home to lion, cheetah, elephant, leopard, rhino, giraffe, zebra and hippo. witnessing dawn over the Serengeti from a hot air balloon, flying to Lake Victoria to fish for giant Nile perch, or visiting a Masai Village to experience this nomadic tribes way of life. Your lodge is an interpretation of a traditional Masai Manyatta of domed huts with a stunning view of the surrounding landscape.Mara Safari Club (B,L,D Daily).

Days 10 - Depart to Nairobi For a Flight back home

 




 


   
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