Budget Holiday Safaris

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Day 1: Nairobi  -  Masai Mara
7.30 a.m. – 8.00 am  pick up from hotel and  depart for the Masai Mara Game Reserve, via the view-point of the Great Rift Valley and  Narok town  for  refueling ,arriving at camp in time for lunch.  You will have little siesta later proceed on the first introduction game viewing in Masai Mara national reserve, returning back to the Miti Mingi Eco Camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Masai Mara
After breakfast proceed on a full day of game viewing within the reserve. The landscape here is scenic savannah grassland on rolling hills. The reserve is the best park for game in Kenya as it has an extensive road and track network which allows for close range viewing and photography. Break for your picnic lunch at the hippo pool, looking out for hippos and crocodile. Dinner and overnight at the  camp

Day 3: Masai Mara- Nakuru
Early morning pre-breakfast game drive. After breakfast, depart the Mara region for Nakuru, lunch enroute, with scenic views of Mt. Longmont and Lake Naivasha from afar on the main highway. Dinner and overnight  at City Max  Hotel- budget hotel

DAY 4 :Lake Nakuru – Samburu

This morning we depart for Samburu and we travel by road to Kenya’s Northern Frontier District. Wild and rugged, Samburu is fiercely beautiful with its arid savannahs watered by the lovely UasoNyiro River. It is also one of Kenya’s most protected areas and home to species only found north of the equator, from the reticulated giraffe, Grevy’s zebras, Beisaoryxes, Gerenuk gazelle and Greater and lesser kudu. Dinner and overnight at Umoja Camp.

Day 5: Full day exploring Samburu National Reserve
Full day in Samburu national park. Get good opportunity to watch the elephants, lions, leopards, and cheetahs that thrive in the reserve’s grasslands and acacia woodlands. And so the day is spent in alternating pursuits of exploration in the bush. Dinner and overnight at the camp

Day 6: Samburu National Reserve- Mt.Kenya.
After breakfast leave your camp in Samburu for a journey to mount Kenya Mt.Kenya arriving at Nanyuki town base hotel for mount Kenya for lunch followed by afternoon visit to Mau Mau caves where the freedom fighters use to hide during the second world war and nature walk along the base of mount Kenya return to your hotel for dinner and over in Simba Hotel

Day 7: Mt Kenya - Amboseli National Park
We depart Mt Kenya region in the morning and drive south through Masai country to the plains below Mount Kilimanjaro where Amboseli is situated. After a stopover lunch at Sopa lodge we proceed into the scenic Amboseli National Park for a game drive returning to the lodge in the evening for a sun downer.
The waters from melted snow drain down Mt. Kilimanjaro under lava flows and surface in Amboseli, creating a green belt of swampland amidst dusty plains. Here buffaloes, lions, gazelles, cheetahs, wildebeest, hyenas, jackals, warthogs, Masai Giraffes, zebra, baboon, hippos and waterbuck can be seen against the backdrop of the magnificent snow-capped mountain.Dinner and overnight at the Kimana Camp.

Day 8: Enjoy a full day game drive at Amboseli National Park
After a leisurely breakfast, we explore the park through morning and afternoon game drives. We have sufficient time for relaxation at the lodge, complete with the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro in the background. At 329 sq km Amboseli is a small park and lacks the profusion of animal species found in the Mara, but the landscape provides limited cover so we have better chances of seeing some of the larger predators. We will cater for picnic lunches  return to  overnight at the Kimana  Camp

Day 9. Amboseli- Lake Manyara.
After breakfast leave for Namanga Border from where you finalize the border formalities and proceed to Aretha arriving by lunch time. Afternoon depart for Ngorongoro arriving early evening. Dinner and overnight Panaroma Camp

Day 10 Lake Manyara National park- Serengeti National park
Depart Lake Manyara after breakfast via Olduvai Gorge to Serengeti arriving in the afternoon, enroute game drive to the lodge. Dinner and overnight at Seronera Camp.

Day 11: Serengeti National park- Ngorongoro crater;
Early Morning game drive, Breakfast and depart for Ngorongoro Crater arriving in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at Simba Campsite.

Day 12: Ngorongoro Crater to Tarangire
Early breakfast, proceed directly to the Crater floor for a 6 hour day crater tour with picnic lunches.Later ascend and drive to Tarangire  Dinner ational park and overnight at Tarangire Campsite.

Day 13:Tarangire National Park to Arusha
 After breakfast at camp, proceed to Tarangire for a full day game drive. It has an extensive collection of exotic birds, antelopes, lions, leopards, giraffes, buffaloes and the supposedly tree climbing pythons which can be seen around the swamps. But the most important feature of this Park, the game in the necklace, is the Tarangire River. Later proceed back to Arusha in the evening.

Day 14. Arusha-Zanzibar
Early morning game viewing at the park. Return to camp for breakfast after which you will depart for Arusha.Drop off at the airport to proceed to Zanzibar, Nairobi or flight back home

COST INCLUDES

  • Transport in safari van with hatch roof,Kenya
  • 4x4 Land-cruiser in Tanzania.
  • Pick & drop at the AIRPORT
  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • All meals (B L D) while on safari
  • Services of our Professional Guide/Driver
  • 2 Nights Accommodation in Arusha
  • All park entrance fees
  • All game drives

NOT INCLUDED

  • Personal Insurance
  • Items of personal use
  • Alcoholic & Soft drinks
  • Accommodation in Nairobi
  • Visit the Olduvai Gorge 20$Per Person
  • Masai village visit 10$ per person
  • Balloon Safari in Masai Mara 420$ per person
  • Accommodation in Zanzibar
  • Flight to /From Zanzibar
  • Tips