African Safaris and Travel - Our safaris reflect every travelers style, time frame and budget!
The camps and lodges included in this
itinerary hugely contribute to community upliftment and
apply good principles of sustainable eco-Tourism. Rural
populations, across socio - economic lines, are incorporated
into the flow of benefits (both financial and otherwise)
accruing from the Tourism and wildlife industry.
Day 1 – Nairobi
Your flight will land at Jomo Kenyatta Airport . Welcome
to Africa! Look forward to a journey through majestic,
unspoiled landscapes to fabulous game reserves where the
dark continents incomparable wildlife is protected in its
natural habitat. After disembarking from the aircraft you
will clear customs and immigration formalities and proceed
to the arrivals lounge where you will be met by our Rep and
assisted to the transfer vehicles. Overnight at House of
Waine on bed and breakfast basis.
House of Waine is an intimate and exclusive hotel
situated in delightful grounds on the outskirts of Nairobi.
Blending the elegance of gracious living with the spirit of
modern Africa, the aim here is to provide guests with an
experience that exceeds all their expectations of city
hotels with truly personalized, friendly and excellent
service and cuisine in beautiful and serene surroundings.
House of Waine still retains much of the charm of a family
home. Little has been done to change the structure of the
house and so guests are assured of a relaxed and informal
atmosphere where they can be free to do as much or as little
as they like.
Guests are accommodated in eleven bedrooms, all
individually styled and named to reflect their different
themes. Each bedroom features a large marble bathroom with
plenty of natural light and most bathrooms have a separate
shower and bath. All rooms also have satellite TV,
complimentary mini bar, safe and complimentary tea and
pastries are served daily.
Meals are served in various locations on the property and
there are also two bars which are exclusively for the use of
guests staying at the hotel. The menu is varied and reflects
the diversity to be found in Nairobi today.
2 – Nairobi / Chyulu Hills
Breakfast. Transfer to Wilson Airport for your charter
flight with Boskovic-to Chyulu Hills (maximum luggage space
of strictly 15 kg per person in soft bags). On arrival, you
will be met and transferred to your beautiful lodge.
Afternoon game activities. Overnight at Ol Donyo Lodge on
full board basis.
All bedrooms now have spacious en-suite bathrooms with
superb views, a shower and bath, twin vanities, a flush loo
with an additional outdoor shower for those who prefer the
All room (except the Hide) have their own rooftop
sundowner / "star-beds" spot where guests enjoy dramatic
views over the plains and onto Mount Kilimanjaro. More
adventurous guests have the option to sleep out safely on
these rooftops to enjoy a night sleeping under the stars.
The lighting is solar powered as is the hot water of the
showers, with an emergency back-up system for overcast days.
Activities :- shared game drives, day and night, guided
walks and maasai cultural visits, horse riding.
3 – Chyulu Hills
Breakfast at your camp. Day spent participating in the
activities offered by the camp. Overnight at Ol Donyo Lodge
on full board basis.
As the rooms are so comfortable and the food so delicious
(not to mention our extensive wine list) one might be
tempted to just laze around the lodge and the swimming pool,
our menu of activities is so exciting that you won't want to
miss a minute. Over 7000 wild animals make their home in and
around the environs of Ol Donyo Lodge and our guests can
search for them in vehicles, on foot, or by horseback.
only are the "BIG FIVE" here - rhino, elephant, lion,
leopard and buffalo - but also cheetah, the rare
fringe-eared oryx, the shy gerenuk, and the lordly giraffe
among many others share this magical landscape. It is out on
a drive or walk or ride that the exclusivity of Ol Donyo
Lodge becomes apparent: you and the few other privileged
guests are alone with the animals - no other Tourists, no
fleets of noisy mini buses are there to disturb the magic of
your experiences. Night drives are a feature for those who
would like to better opportunity to view the shyer nocturnal
Day 4 –Chyulu Hills / Samburu-Sasaab
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airstrip
for your charter flight to Sasaab airstrip. On arrival, you
will be met and transferred to your camp. Afternoon game
activities. Overnight at Sasaab on full board basis.
Majestically situated on the high banks of the Ewaso
Nyiro River (Kenya’s third largest watercourse), Sasaab
commands breathtaking views across the arid landscape of the
Northern Frontier District towards the jagged peak of Mt
Kenya, and offers a truly exceptional safari experience in
an area renowned for its variant species.
Day 5 – Samburu-Sasaab
Breakfast. Full day game activities. Overnight at Sasaab
on full board basis.
The safari experience in Samburu land is vastly different
to that found in any other part of Kenya. The Samburu
Special Five (Grevy’s Zebra, Reticulated Giraffe, Somali
Ostrich, Gerenuk and Beisa Oryx) are found in the area,
whilst a strong cultural aspect complements the wildlife
watching. The Samburu people are fiercely proud of their
cultural tradition, and delight in sharing their customs
with guests, making interaction with locals a major
highlight in any visit to Sasaab.
Community involvement and strong environmental ethics
pervade Sasaab’s operation, and over 70% of the staff at the
lodge are local employees. Water is solar heated, and
recycled where possible, whilst every effort is made to
purchase food and source materials locally.
Day 6- Samburu-Sasaab / Masai Mara
Breakfast. Transfer to the airstrip for your Boskovic
charter flight to Masai Mara (maximum luggage space of
strictly 15 kg per person in soft bags). You will be met at
the airstrip by your driver guide who will transfer you to
your beautiful camp. Afternoon game activities. Overnight at Mara Plains Camp on a full board basis.
Day 7 and 8 – Masai Mara
Breakfast. Morning and afternoon game activities all with
superb photographic opportunities. The most spectacular
feature is the annual migration of wildebeest, zebra and
gazelle from the plains of Serengeti that cross the
Tanzanian border and rivers to reach the Mara’s grasslands
from late June, tracked by predators: lion, leopard,
cheetah, hyena and circled by vultures as the journey
Apart from the seasonal migration, game viewing is
excellent year round. Game includes: - elephant, Black
Rhino, buffalo, wildebeest, Burchell’s zebra, hartebeest,
various antelope and gazelle, lion, leopard, giraffe,
elephant cheetah, hippo, crocodile and much more. Overnight
at Mara Plains Camp on a full board basis.
Day 9 - Nairobi / Depart
Breakfast at your camp. Transfer to the airstrip for your
morning charter flight to Nairobi –JKI Airport. Catch your
connecting onward flight to Kilimanjaro Airport, in time to
make your connection with your international departure
Accommodation is on bed and breakfast in Nairobi and full
board on safari. Charter flights Wilson / Chyulu / Sasaab /
Mara / JKI Airport Scheduled game activities shared with
others in Lodge 4x4 vehicles. Transfers as indicated on the
itinerary Park fees
Ol Donyo Lodge:- shared game drives, guided walks, horse
rides, Masai cultural visits , soft drinks, beers, house
wine, laundry, shared game drives – day and night. Sasaab :- game walks, camel walks, cultural village
visits, laundry, house wines, beers, soft drinks, local
spirits and bottled water
Mara Plains :- guided bush walk, bush breakfast or lunch
or dinners within the conservancy
Sala’s :- game walks, cultural village visits, laundry,
house wines, beers, soft drinks, local spirits and bottled
water. Ol Seki:- also includes soft drinks, beers, house wine,
laundry, guided walks, Masai cultural visits, one Mara
reserve park fees
Tips, porterage, beverages, items of personal nature such
as laundry, phone, fax, insurance etc.
flights, visas and airport taxes
Any other item not
mentioned in the Itinerary
Deviation from the itinerary
Champagne and luxury spirits & select and cellar wines
at all lodges.
Cultural visit fees
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