NAIROBI - TSAVO WEST - AMBOSELI NP - MASAI MARA - NAIROBI - ARUSHA - LAKE MANYARA - SERENGETI - NGORONGORO CRATER - ARUSHA - NAIROBI
Day 1: Nairobi
Arrive at Nairobi International Airport, Kenya where you are met and transferred to your hotel for overnight. The Norfolk Hotel or equivalent on bed and breakfast basis
Day 2: Tsavo West
In the morning, drive to Tsavo West National Park and Finch Hattons luxury camp, where you have lunch. Afterwards, an afternoon game drive may be rewarded with sightings of the great elephant herds, lesser kudu, lion or cheetah. Overnight at Finch Hattons on full board basis.
Day 3: Tsavo West
Enjoy a full day in Tsavo with morning and afternoon game drives. Overnight at Finch Hattons on full board basis.
Day 4: Amboseli
After breakfast, drive across Chyulu Hills and Shetani lava flow to Mzima Springs, where the underwater life of hippos and crocodiles can be observed. Continue to Amboseli National Park, arriving in time for lunch. After a rest period, a game drive in the park should enable you to encounter elephant, lion, cheetah and giraffe. Overnight at Tortilis Camp on full board basis.
Day 5: Amboseli
Enjoy a full day in Amboseli with morning and afternoon game drives. Overnight at Tortilis Camps on full board basis.
Day 6: Nairobi - Masai Mara
After breakfast, drive back to Nairobi where you have lunch at the Carnivore Restaurant where all kinds of game meat can be tasted. In the afternoon, transfer to the airport for your flight to Masai Mara. You are met at the airstrip and led to your camp for dinner and overnight. Governors Camp is set across the Mara River in an open glade with spectacular views of the plain and Mara Escarpment. Guests are accommodated in 17 spacious walk in tents with en suite facilities. A friendly atmosphere, outstanding service and abundance of wildlife often seen wandering through the camp, make Governor one of the best luxury camps to stay at in the Mara. Balloon safaris launch from the camp each morning. Activities include guided wildlife viewing drives in the Mara and nature walks in an area adjoining to the Mara. Overnight at Governors Camp on full board basis.
Days 7 & 8: Masai Mara
>Spend the days in the Masai Mara with morning and afternoon game drives. Introduce yourself to the large herds of plains game and the numerous predators which have made the reserve so famous. Masai Mara is also home to the renowned black-maned lion. Overnight at Governors Camp on full board basis.
Day 9: Nairobi - Arusha - Lake Manyara
After breakfast, fly back to Nairobi where you connect with your flight to Kilimanjaro Airport, Tanzania. You are met on arrival and transferred to Arusha Coffee Lodge for lunch. After lunch proceed to Lake Manyara for afternoon game drive. Overnight at the Lake Manyara Serena Lodge on full board basis.
Day 10: Serengeti National Park
After breakfast the safari continues with a drive to the vast Serengeti plains arriving in time for lunch at the Serengeti Serena Lodge. After a rest period, embark on an afternoon game drive. Overnight at the Serengeti Serena Lodge on full board basis.
Days 11 & 12: Serengeti National Park
Spend two full days on safari tracking game through the inspiring landscapes of the Serengeti. Return to the lodge for lunch. Witness the immensity of the park and the amazing numbers of hoofed animals (zebra, wildebeest, antelopes…) as well as predators it shelters during another exciting afternoon game drive. Overnight at Serengeti Serena Lodge on full board basis.
Day 13: Ngorongoro Conservation Area
After breakfast drive to Ngorongoro via Olduvai Gorge, known as the “berth of humanity’ for the remains of prehistoric inhabitants that were unearthed there, arriving in time for lunch, which is served at the lodge. In the afternoon, descend into the crater for an extraordinary safari at the bottom of this collapsed volcano, where a variety of habitats shelter an amazing array of wildlife, surrounded by spectacular scenery. Overnight at the Ngorongoro Serena Lodge on full board basis.
Day 14: Arusha - Nairobi
After breakfast, depart for Arusha where you have lunch. Proceed to the airport afterwards for your flight back to Nairobi. Connect with your flight out or transfer to your hotel for overnight (not included).