4 Days Naivasha | Maasai Mara Safari

Kenyan Lodge Safari Holiday

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CSS 401: NAIVASHA/MARA LODGE SAFARI
Departs daily at 14.00pm and returns by 12.00pm

Day 1. Nairobi - Lake Naivasha
Distance: 85km (1 hr 15 min.). Drive via the Rift Valley escarpment with breathtaking views of the world's greatest land rift to papyrus fringed Lake Naivasha. Sunset boat ride to see the hippos. Overnight accommodation at Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge, D

Day 2. Lake Naivasha - Masai Mara Game Reserve
Distance: 300 km. (5 hr.). Morning drive West past extinct Mt Longonot into Masai Mara Game Reserve with it high concentration of wildlife and outstanding scenic views. Afternoon game viewing drive. Lunch, dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge, B,L,D.

Day 3. Masai Mara Game Reserve
Full day game viewing in this Maasai Mara typical savannah country a well-known site for various wildlife movies. Full board accommodation at the Mara Sopa Lodge, B L,D.

Optional activities:
-Visit to a local Maasai village for a Maasai cultural tour: US$ 25 per person
-Hot air balloon ride: US$ 450 per person

Day 4. Masai Mara - Nairobi
Early morning game drive. After breakfast, drive back to Nairobi (Optional lunch at The Carnivore Restaurant: US$ 45 per person), B

Tour price: US$ 995 per person sharing. Single room supplement: US$ 145

Tour cost includes:
-Guarantee price; Guarantee departure
-Ground transport in a safari van with pop up roof for game viewing, photography and touring
-Full board accommodation whilst on safari
-Meal plan as described, B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner
-Accommodation in double/twin/triple room sharing
-All park entrance fees to include government taxes
-Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide
-Game drives as detailed in the itinerary
-Start and end in Nairobi

Tour price excludes:
-Tips
-Laundry
-Drinks
-International flights
-Visas
-Items of a personal nature
-Optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary

CSS 402: SAMBURU/TREETOPS LODGE SAFARI
Departs daily at 07.30am

Day 1. Nairobi - Samburu Game Reserve
Distance: 360 km (5 hrs, 30 min.). Pick up from your hotel at 7am. Drive north through cultivations of sisal and pineapple to the northern frontier district and on to Samburu National Reserve. Afternoon game drive in this reserve famous for its exclusive game viewing. Dinner and overnight at Samburu Sopa Lodge, L,D.

Day 2. Samburu Game Reserve
Full day of game viewing drives in this dry semi-arid park with its striking background view of the Mathew's Range. The gently flowing Uaso Nyiro river which traverses this Park provides evergreen vegetation for the rare gerenuk, Grevy zebra and reticulated giraffe found in this park. All meals and overnight at Samburu Sopa Lodge, B, L,D.

Day 3. Samburu - Aberdare National Park (Treetops Lodge)
Distance: 210 km (3 hr.) Soon after breakfast at the Lodge, retrace your route to Nyeri. A country style lunch at Outspan Hotel. In the afternoon transfer into the Aberdare National Park to Treetops for an evening and night of game watching. Overnight accommodation at Treetops Lodge, B,L,D.

Day 4. Treetops - Nairobi
Distance: 180 km (2 hrs. 30 min.) Transfer to Outspan Hotel for breakfast and to rejoin your safari driver for the onward transfer to Nairobi (Optional lunch at The Carnivore Restaurant: US$ 45 per person), B

Remarks:
Only a small overnight bag is permitted, storage facilities are available at the "base hotel". Children below 7 are not admitted.

Tour price: US$ 960 per person sharing. Single room supplement: US$ 260

Tour cost includes:
-Guarantee price; Guarantee departure
-Ground transport in a safari van with pop up roof for game viewing, photography and touring
-Full board accommodation whilst on safari
-Meal plan as described, B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner
-Accommodation in double/twin/triple room sharing
-All park entrance fees to include government taxes
-Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide
-Game drives as detailed in the itinerary
-Bird watching and overnight floodlit game viewing at Aberdare National Park
-Equator crossing and stop over
-Start and end in Nairobi

Tour price excludes:
-Tips
-Laundry
-Drinks
-International flights
-Visas
-Items of a personal nature
-Optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary

CSS 403: AMBOSELI/TSAVO WEST/SALT LICK LODGE SAFARI
Departs daily at 08:00am

Day 1. Nairobi - Amboseli National Park
Distance: 250 km (4 hrs.). Pick up from your hotel at 8am. Drive south to Amboseli National Park. Game viewing en route to your lodge with the immense grandeur of Mt Kilimanjaro in the background. Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge, L,D.

Day 2. Amboseli - Tsavo West National Park
Distance: 220 km (3 hrs. 30 min). Dawn and morning game viewing drives in this elephant paradise. Breakfast and lunch at the Lodge. In the afternoon drive to Tsavo West National Reserve. Dinner and overnight at Kilaguni Serena Lodge, B, L,D.

Day 3. Tsavo West - Salt Lick National Park
Distance: 150 km (2 hrs.). Morning game viewing drive. Breakfast and lunch at the Lodge. Afternoon visit to Mzima Springs en route to Taita Hills Game Sanctuary. Dinner and overnight at the amazing Salt Lick Lodge designed for lofty game viewing from its thatched roof rondavels and walkways, B, L,D.

Day 4. Salt Lick - Mombasa
Distance: 250 km (3 hrs. 30 min). After breakfast drive to Mombasa, Indian Ocean Coast. Drop off, B
Tour price: US$ 1080 per person sharing. Single room supplement: US$ 215

Tour cost includes:
-Guarantee price; Guarantee departure
-Ground transport in a safari van with pop up roof for game viewing, photography and touring
-Full board accommodation whilst on safari
-Meal plan as described, B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner
-Accommodation in double/twin/triple room sharing
-All park entrance fees to include government taxes
-Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide
-Game drives as detailed in the itinerary
-Equator crossing and stop over
-Start and end in Mombasa or Nairobi

Tour price excludes:
-Tips
-Laundry
-Drinks
-International flights
-Visas
-Items of a personal nature
-Optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary
CSS 404: ABERDARES/SHABA/SAMBURU LODGE SAFARI
Departs daily at 09.00 hrs

Day 1. Nairobi - Aberdares National Park
Distance: 180 km (2 hrs 30 min). Pick up from your hotel at 9am. Drive through fertile Kikuyu land to the Aberdare Country Club for a farmhouse lunch. In the afternoon transfer to The Ark for an overnight floodlit game viewing. Overnight accommodation at The Ark Lodge or Treetops Lodge, L,D.

Day 2. Aberdares - Shaba/Samburu Game Reserve
Distance: 210 km (3 hrs. 30 min.). Soon after breakfast at The Ark, rejoin your safari driver at the Aberdare Country Club and continue further north to the semi-desert area of Shaba National Reserve. Afternoon game viewing drive in this reserve. Lunch, dinner and overnight at Sarova Shaba Lodge or Samburu Serena Lodge, B,L,D.

Day 3. Shaba/Samburu Game Reserve
Early rise for a game viewing drive in the adjacent Samburu National Park. Breakfast at Samburu Serena Lodge. Further game viewing drive in the Park. Return to the lodge for lunch. Afternoon at leisure for perhaps a game viewing drive in this reserve. Overnight at Sarova Shaba Lodge or Samburu Serena Lodge, B,L,D.

Day 4. Samburu - Nairobi
Distance: 360 km (5 hrs. 30 min). After breakfast, drive south back to Nairobi where the tour ends (Optional lunch at The Carnivore Restaurant: US$ 45 per person), B.

Remarks
At The Ark Lodge or Treetops Lodge, only a small overnight bag is permitted, storage facilities are available at the "base hotel". Children below 7 are not admitted.

Tour price: US$ 913 per person sharing. Single room supplement: US$ 254

Tour cost includes:
-Guarantee price; Guarantee departure
-Ground transport in a safari van with pop up roof for game viewing, photography and touring
-Full board accommodation whilst on safari
-Meal plan as described, B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner
-Accommodation in double/twin/triple room sharing
-All park entrance fees to include government taxes
-Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide
-Game drives as detailed in the itinerary
-Equator crossing and stop over
-Start and end in Nairobi

Tour price excludes:
-Tips
-Laundry
-Drinks
-International flights
-Visas
-Items of a personal nature
-Optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary