10 Days Kenya Tanzania Safari

Kenya Tanzania Safari Holidays

KENYA TANZANIA SAFARIS: KENYA TANZANIA TRIPS

CSKT 010: 10 DAYS LAKE NAKURU | MASAI MARA | SERENGETI | NGORONGORO |ARUSHA | DEPARTURE

Day 1: Arrival/Nairobi:

Arrival at Nairobi airport, meet and assist you. You will be transferred to Nairobi Safari Club, 20 minutes drive, for rest booked on bed and breakfast basis. Nairobi Safari Club all-suite accommodation offers a bedroom with dressing table and en suite bathroom communicating into a spacious lounge; in general a make up of three telephones with voice messaging and direct telephone dial facility to any destination worldwide, and AT&T connection at no charge, comfortable leisure seating, writing desk, dining table, personal bar, personal digital-code safe, and satellite television with remote control of ten viewing channels. Overnight at Nairobi Safari Club.

Day 2: Nairobi/Nakuru:

After breakfast, drive 160 km, 2 hours to Lake Nakuru National Park. Check in at your lodge for lunch and afternoon leisure. Lake Nakuru Lodge is set on a plateau according a panoramic view of the pink colored shores of the lake from your private verandah. The rooms have private veranda. The lake attracts thousands of lesser and greater flamingos among other tens of species of birds. There are a variety of bird species to watch in this lake. Not only does this lake boast of being a bird's paradise, it is also a rhino sanctuary for the highly endangered black and white rhinos. Other animals found here include cheetahs, leopards, lions, waterbucks, zebras, gazelles, Rothschild Giraffe amongst others. Enroute to the park, unrivalled panorama of scenic views of the Great Rift Valley unfolds giving you an unmatched photographic opportunity. Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge, B,L,D

Day 3: Nakuru/Masai Mara:

After breakfast, proceed to Masai Mara Game Reserve, 300 km 5 hours. Masai Mara is arguably the world's most famous game reserve with unrivalled natural beauty and wildlife concentration. It forms part of the Great Mara-Serengeti ecosystem. It is home to all the big five (elephant, buffalo, lion, leopard, and the rhino). Over 95 species of mammals are found in this great reserve. Besides mammals, over 350 bird species have been recorded here and the scenic beauty is unrivalled. Overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge, B,L,D

Day 4 and 5: Masai Mara:

Two days spent in the Mara and on game drives - morning and afternoon. Dinner and overnight at 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 6 : Masai Mara/Sirari border/Serengeti:

After an early breakfast, drive to Sirari border on Kenya/Tanzania (Mara/Serengeti), prior visas required. This will involve change of vehicles and driver/guides. Proceed to Serengeti National Park in Tanzania. Serengeti has breathtaking vista of a landscape teeming with game. Big game feed in full view of in this park. Enroute game viewing to arrive at your lodge. Dinner and overnight at the lodge. Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge set high on the hill with breathtaking vista of a landscape teeming with game. Big game feed in full view of the lodge itself. The lodge design is simple but stunning, inspired by a traditional African Village. The lodge is rich in local atmosphere created by indigenous handicrafts and art. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge. B,L,D

Day 7: Serengeti:

Full day to explore the world's largest migratory concentration of plain game. Serengeti is described as one of the unique areas of the world. The 14000 sq. km terrain includes grassy plains and savannah stretches dotted with flat topped acacia trees. In the north Serengeti borders with the world famous Masai Mara Game Reserve and across this border one million Wildebeest trek every year in their annual search for the best grazing. All meals and overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge. B,L,D

Day 8: Serengeti/Ngorongoro:

After breakfast, drive take game drives in Serengeti National Park. You will then drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area with a stop at Olduvai Gorge for a pre-historic tour. Arrive at Ngorongoro Sopa in the evening for leisure and relaxation. This collapsed caldera is 610 meters deep and has a floor 18 km wide. Views from the rim of the crater are spectacular. The crater has become a unique conservation area where Lion, Elephant, Rhino and Buffalo roam in perfect safety. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge. B,L,D

Day 9: Ngorongoro:

Descend into the Ngorongoro Crater, one of the wonders of the natural world. An extinct volcano that collapsed around 25 million years ago thus forming a vast super bowl where the largest permanent concentration of African game is on display. The views from the top of the crater wall are absolutely breathtaking which are forested but four wheel drive vehicles will take you down into this primeval paradise of woodland, lake, river, swamp and plain that shelters around 20,000 animals. Large grazing animals such as wildebeest, buffalo, gazelle and zebra that depends on the open grasslands in the crater. Attracting predators, the black-maned lion, the leopard and hyena. The elephant found are the lone males. The Fever Tree forests shelter monkeys, bushbuck and waterbuck and the few black rhino that have taken refuge here. A soda lake attracts water birds, including flamingoes and is a favorite place for predators to make their kill. Wildly beautiful as it is, it is not surprising that Ngorongoro Crater has been called a Garden of Eden. The game drives are done with packed lunch. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge, B,L,D.

Day 10: Ngorongoro/Arusha/Nairobi/Departure:

After breakfast, catch up with an afternoon scheduled shuttle bus (shared) to Nairobi departing at 2pm and arrives Nairobi airport at approximately 7pm. Connect your international flight back home after a wonderful and exciting African safari. (Optional flight at US$ 250 per person) B.

Kenya/Tanzania Safari price: US$ 3950 per person sharing. Single room supplement: US$ 920

Included in the safari price:

-Guarantee price/guarantee safari on confirmation
-Transport whilst on safari in a comfortable safari van in Kenya and Land cruiser in Tanzania
-Vehicle with roof hatches for easy safari 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 rooms
-Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide
-All game drives as detailed in the itinerary
-Arrival and departure transfers
-Bottled mineral water whilst on safari
-Specialised services all through

Excluded in the Kenya Tanzania tour price:

-Tips
-Laundry
-Beverages/Drinks
-International flights
-Visas to Kenya/Tanzania
-Items of personal nature
-Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary

CSKT 013: 13 DAYS NGORONGORO | LAKE MANYARA | AMBOSELI | TREETOPS | SAMBURU | LAKE NAKURU | MASAI MARA

Day 1: Nairobi

Arrival at Nairobi airport, meet and assist you. You will be transferred to Nairobi Safari Club, 20 minutes drive, for rest booked on bed and breakfast basis. Nairobi Safari Club all suite accommodation offers a bedroom with dressing table and en suite bathroom communicating into a spacious lounge; in general a make up of three telephones with voice messaging and direct telephone dial facility to any destination worldwide, and AT&T connection at no charge, comfortable leisure seating, writing desk, dining table, personal bar, personal digital-code safe, and satellite television with remote control of ten viewing channels. Overnight at Nairobi Safari Club.

Day 2: Nairobi - Namanga - Ngorongoro

Morning departure from Nairobi to Tanzania, crossing the border at Namanga and arriving at Arusha in time for lunch. Continue to Ngorongoro Crater arriving at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge, built on the crater rim. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge, L,D

Day 3 : Ngorongoro

Breakfast and drive into the crater floor for a full day in search of the black-manned lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino and explore the crater for other game that exist in great concentration. Enjoy a picnic lunch in the crater before returning to the lodge. Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge, B,L,D

Day 4: Lake Manyara

Breakfast at Ngorongoro and depart for Lake Manyara Serena Lodge, overlooking the Rift Valley and the Lake Lunch at the hotel and afternoon game drive in the park around the lake where a great variety of game and bird life, including the famous tree-climbing lions are to be found, Lake Manyara Serena Lodge. B,L,D

Day 5: Lake Manyara - Arusha - Amboseli

After breakfast, proceed to Arusha for lunch and drive on to Namanga border where our Kenyan guide will meet you and proceed to Amboseli National Park. A brief game drive on the way to the lodge. Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge. B,L,D

Day 6: Amboseli

A dawn game drive in the park, returning to the lodge for breakfast. Rest of the morning at leisure. Lunch and another game viewing beneath the snow capped peak of Mount Kilimanjaro. Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge. B,L,D

Day 7: Amboseli - Nairobi - Treetops

Drive to Aberdare via Nairobi for lunch. Continue north to Nyeri for check in at the Outspan Hotel. Special transport takes you to world famous Treetops, on the slopes of the Arberdare Mountains, arriving in time for tea. All night game watching from the comfort of your lodge, where animals visit the water hole and salt lick. Dinner and overnight at Treetops Lodge, B,L,D

Day 8: Samburu

Early Morning tea at the Treetops and return to the Outspan Hotel for breakfast. Continue north for Samburu Game Reserve, arriving in time for lunch. Afternoon game viewing drive in the reserve noted for its unusual reticulate giraffe and grave Zebra. Dinner and overnight at Samburu Sopa Lodge, B,L,D

Day 9 : Samburu

An early morning drive, returning to the lodge for breakfast. Rest of the morning at leisure, lunch at the lodge and a late afternoon game drive looking for the Somali Ostrich, Oryx and Crocodile. Dinner and overnight at Samburu Sop Lodge. B,L,D

Day 10: Lake Nakuru

Early breakfast and drive via Nyahururu Falls, into the Great Rift Valley, to Lake Nakuru National park for lunch and game drive in search of black and white rhino, Rothschild giraffe, leopard and other animals to include watching flamingos. Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge or Flamingo Hill Camp. B,L,D

Day 11: Masai Mara

Drive along the valley, past Mount Longonot to Masai Mara Game Reserve. Lunch at the Lodge and a late afternoon game viewing drive in the reserve that adjoins the Serengeti Park in Tanzania. Dinner and overnight at 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 12: Masai Mara

An early morning game drive in the reserve noted for its black- manned lion, cheetah and leopard. Lunch at the lodge and another game drive in the late afternoon. Dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge. B,L,D

Day 13: Masai Mara/Nairobi/Out

Breakfast and return to Nairobi, arriving in the early afternoon for barbecue lunch at The Carnivore Restaurant. Transfer to the airport for your flight back home. B,L

Combined Kenya/Tanzania safari price: US$ 4395 per person sharing. Single room supplement: US$ 990

Included in the safari price:

-Guarantee price/guarantee safari on confirmation
-Transport whilst on safari in a comfortable safari van in Kenya and Land cruiser in Tanzania
-Vehicle with roof hatches for easy safari 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 rooms
-Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide
-All game drives as detailed in the itinerary
-Arrival and departure transfers
-Bottled mineral water whilst on safari
-Specialised services all through

Excluded in the Kenya Tanzania tour price:

-Tips
-Laundry
-Beverages/Drinks
-International flights
-Visas to Kenya/Tanzania
-Items of personal nature
-Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary

Sights and Sounds of Kenya and Tanzania Safari tour, trip and holiday:

Tanzania with one tenth of its land reserved for ecology and wildlife conservation, Tanzania has more National Parks than any country in Africa and is home to an unrivaled diversity of wildlife and cultures. Each of the parks, from Serengeti National Park to Selous Game Reserve has a different eco-system making each park an exciting experience. Kenya's Masai Mara is the most recognized park in Africa and together with Serengeti National Park in Northern Tanzania, this eco-system is one of nature's wonder of the world.

Serengeti National Park:

Serengeti, meaning ' endless plain' in the Maasai language, is the largest National Park in Tanzania. Besides the thousands of resident wildlife that permanently reside in the park such as impalas, gazelles, topis, hyenas, Serengeti National Park supports the stunning annual Great Migration with 1.5 million wildebeest and half a million zebra and gazelle crossing the vast landscape year round. Their movement takes them to all corners of the Serengeti from December to July until they reach Masai Mara in Southern Kenya .

Masai Mara:

The most recognized National Park in Kenya, Masai Mara hosts the wildebeest and zebra migration from July to November from Serengeti National Park in Northern Tanzania. The rest of the year, Masai Mara is home to predators like the black-manned lion, leopards, cheetahs, rare wild dogs and its thousands of prey.

Ngorongoro Crater:

With Crater walls as high as 2,000 ft. in an area of 120 sq. miles, the crater is frequently referred to "Africa's Garden of Eden". Ngorongoro Crater is the largest intact volcanic crater on earth and home to a spectacular concentration of wildlife.

Lake Manyara National Park:

This "Paradise of Wildlife" supports over 400 species of birds, great swathes of flamingo and a boisterous community of hippos. If lucky, you may get to see lion on trees, a characteristics mostly found in Lake Manyara National Park.

Arusha National Park:

A sanctuary for the rare Black and White Colobus Monkeys is host to majestic Mt. Meru, the fifth highest mountain in Africa at 15,000 ft. Arusha National Park has many alkaline lakes which homes the beautiful pink flamingos.