8 days Meru, Sweetwaters, Lake Nakuru, Naivasha, Masai Mara Mid-range safari.
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Meru National Park was made famous by the book Born Free, detailing author Joy Adamson’s hand-rearing of orphaned lioness Elsa in the Park. The beautiful Rojewero River bisects the Park, and along its banks birdwatchers may be fortunate enough to spot the handsome palm-nut vulture and the very elusive Peter’s finfoot.
Sweetwaters Game Reserve and Chimpanzee Sanctuary
This 24-000 acre reserve saddling the Equator enjoys magnificent views across the plains to the snow-capped peaks of Mount Kenya, and has an abundance of wildlife and tropical vegetation. Sweetwaters Game Reserve and Chimpanzee Sanctuary is the closest reserve to Kenya’s Capital Nairobi to boast all of the “Big 5” game – Lion, Leopard, Rhino, Elephant and Buffalo. Only 2.5 hours or 250 kilometers north of Nairobi on a paved highway, the reserve is easily accessible and has the highest ratio of game-to-geographical-area of all parks and reserves in Kenya.
Detailed Itinerary For 8 days Meru, Sweetwaters, Lake Nakuru, Naivasha, Masai Mara Safari.
Day 1: Meru National Park
Depart Nairobi in the morning and proceed to Meru via Embu and arrive in Meru in time for Lunch. The park is geographically diverse and favorite of old safari hands Joy and George Adamson ( of Born Free fame) were based here. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at the Ikweta Camp or Similar.
Day 2: Meru National Park
Spend a full day in the Meru National Park on morning and afternoon game drive. Meru wildlife includes large herds of Buffalo, Bushbuck, Duiker, Eland, Elephant, Gazelle, Genet, Giraffe, Hartebeest, Impala, Kudu, Waterbuck and Gravy Zebra. You may also see Wild dog, Bush baby, Caracal, Cheetah, Civet, Dik-dik, Leopard, Otter, Bush pig, Porcupine, Black and White Rhino. Diner and overnight at Ikweta Camp or Similar.
Meru National Park “Complete Wilderness”
Former home of Joy and George Adamson and Elsa the lioness,
Views of Mt Kenya, Rivers and riverine habitats, Tana river, Adamson’s falls
Day 3: Sweet Waters
After breakfast drive west around Mt. Kenya passing through Nanyuki to Sweetwaters Private Game Sanctuary and Camp. Afternoon game drives. Overnight at Nanyuki at Comfy hotel.
Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary
This is a Conservation boast of amazing diversity of animals including the non-indigenous chimpanzees and the big 5 (the endangered black rhino, leopard, elephant, buffalo and lion).
The combination of amazing wildlife and surprising views across the open plains of Ol Pejeta which guarantees a memorable safari experience to guests. It’s on a 90,000 acre wildlife land
Day 4: Lake Nakuru:
After breakfast drive through the Sanctuary into the Great Rift Valley, arriving at a budget hotel. Afternoon game drive in the Park which is the seasonal home to millions for flamingo. Overnight at lake Nakuru Lodge.
This morning after breakfast game drive enroute as we depart for Lake Navaisha arriving in time for lunch at our lodge by the lake, we take an optional boat ride. Alternatively, a nature walk at Crescent Island is an excellent way to see wild animals while on foot. The Island is a private game sanctuary, which is home to zebra, wildebeest, gazelle, Vervet monkeys, hares, genet cats, waterbuck and giraffe. Or you may wish to lounge by the pool admiring the view of zebras, Giraffes and waterbuck just outside the fence.Visit the Hells gate National Park.
Overnight at Lodge (B, L, D)
Day 5: Lake Naivasha
This morning after breakfast, enroute game drive as we head to Lake Navaisha arriving in time for lunch at our lodge by the lake, we take an optional boat ride. Alternatively, a nature walk at Crescent Island is an excellent way to see wild animals while on foot. The Island is a private game sanctuary, which is home to zebra, wildebeest, gazelle, Vervet monkeys, hares, genet cats, waterbuck and giraffe. Or you may wish to lounge by the pool admiring the view of zebras, Giraffes and waterbuck just outside the fence.Visit the Hells gate National Park. Overnight at Lodge (B, L, D)
Day 6: Masai Mara:
After Breakfast, visit the Masai Colours for a short introduction to the Maasai tribe, then drive on to the Masai Mara for lunch . Enjoy and evening game drive. Overnight at Enkorok camp.
Masai Mara is the most famous wildlife conservation area in Kenya and indeed the world. This game reserve is home to a rich variety of wildlife in a natural and untouched state. Masai Mara has a rolling savannah landscape dotted with shrubs and bush thickets, and is the Kenyan part of the large ecosystem stretching south to Serengeti in Tanzania.
Day 7: Masai Mara.
After breakfast start the full day game drive with picnic lunch visit mara river where you have chance to see the hippos and crocodiles then back to the Enkorok camp for dinner /overnight.
Day 8: Nairobi:
Morning game drive and after breakfast proceed to Nairobi to arrive late afternoon.
Price per person US$ 2200 private tours 2 pax:
Price per person US$ 1860 from 4 Pax:
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– Transportation in a custom safari jeep with pop-up roof ideal for game viewing and sightseeing
– Services of a trained and experienced English speaking driver/guide
– Accommodation in mid range tented camps or lodge
– Meals as per the Itinerary
– Bottled water for use during the safari
– Game drives and park entry fees
– International air transportation to and from Nairobi
– Expenses of personal nature such as visas, travel/baggage insurance, laundry, beverages, tips etc
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