8 DAYS KENYA SAFARI SUMMARY

8 Days Kenya safari covers some of the best wildlife destinations in Kenya. The country boast of prolific game-viewing locations not just in Africa, but in the world. Witness some of nature’s greatest spectacles while on safari in Kenya’s celebrated national parks. The 8 days Kenya safari  is what we consider to be an ideal safari itinerary to see the best that Kenya has to offer. Take in some of Kenya’s top safari destinations; the spectacular Amboseli, LakeNaivasha, bird watchers paradise of Lake Nakuru and the world famous Maasai Mara.

SAFARI HIGHLIGHTS 

  • Private Safari

This is a private safari organized specifically for you only. You will not share the safari vehicle with others who are not part of your family or group.

  • Accommodation

You will be accommodated in award winning lodges and camps

  • Visits key destinations in the country

You will visit most of the  popular game parks, reserves in Kenya.

  • Very high chance of seeing the big five 

You are likely to see all the big five, Lion, Elephant, Buffalo, Leopard, Rhino on this safari .

  • Transport and game drives in 4 wheel drive land cruiser

The vehicle has high ground clearance and 4 wheel driven so it will able to handle the off road terrain easily.

  • Can be customized and tailor-made

You can request for adjustment of the itinerary to meet your requirements. This can include increasing or reducing number of days and change of accommodation facilities among other things.

  • It can start in any day

This tour can start in any day.

  • Flexible deferment policy in case of inability to travel due to corona virus

Book now. Pay later. 100%  refund if cancelled 1 month to the safari. Less than 1 month cancellation will be subject to deferral without loosing your payment for a period of  year at no extra charge

DESTINATIONS TO BE VISITED

  1. AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK. Amboseli National Park boasts of over 80 different types of Mammals and over 400 bird species. Its main attraction is huge numbers of big tasked elephants which can be viewed at close range in their natural environment. Other animals which can be seen in the park include Cape buffalo, impala, lion, cheetah and many others. Birds to be seen include the Madagascar Pond-Heron, Lesser Flamingo, Lesser Kestrel, and over 40 species of birds of prey among many  others.
  2. LAKE NAIVASHA –Lake Naivasha is a beautiful freshwater lake found in the Great Rift Valley. The lake is also surrounded by forests of the yellow barked Acacia Xanthophlea, also known as the yellow fever tree. These forests are abundant with bird life. The waters of the lake attract a wide range of game to the shores.
  3. LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK. This park is famous for the flocks of Greater and Lesser Flamingos that gather on the lake, sometimes as many as 2 million. Other avifauna to be seen include variety of water birds like Yellow-billed Pelicans, Marabou Storks, Hammerkops, Fish Eagles, etc. It is also home to the endangered Rhinos and Rothschild Giraffe among other wildlife.
  4. MAASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE.Maasai Mara is a premier game reserve in Africa that is considered as a world cup of wildlife watching. Regardless of the season you visit Masai Mara, wildlife is always abundant and you can never be disappointed. It is one of the few places where all the big five can be found. The place is also one of the few areas in the world where wildlife migration still occurs.

 

8 DAYS KENYA SAFARI DETAILED ITINERARY

DAY 1: NAIROBI TO AMBOSELI
The driver guide will pick you up in the morning and after briefings, depart immediately for Amboseli National Park. Arrive at around midday and check in at the lodge at lunch time.  After lunch and a short rest, you will embark on a late afternoon game drive watching various wildlife in their natural habitat. Back to the lodge in the evening

Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Kibo Camp
• Meal Plan Lunch and Dinner

 

DAY 2: AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK
Wake up to amazing views of Mt Kilimanjaro weather permitting. After breakfast engage in full day game drives in this wonderful park. You will have the opportunity of seeing big heard of elephants up close. Another exciting place will be the observation point where you will have a birds view of the expansive park below teaming with wildlife. There will also be an optional Maasai village visit. Back to the lodge in the evening

Dinner and Overnight at Amboseli Kibo Camp
• Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch Dinner

 

DAY 3: AMBOSELI TO LAKE NAIVASHA
Depart Amboseli after an early breakfast and drive to Lake Naivasha. On the way, you will have a brief stop at the Great Rift Valley view point. You will arrive at lunch time. After short rest you will be driven to Hells Gate National Park where you will have a guided walking safari among the wildlife. You can also hike in the park or cycle in the park at extra cost.

• Dinner and Overnight at Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge
• Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 4: LAKE NAIVASHA TO LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast, drive to Lake Nakuru National Park. Enter the park and have an en route game drive as you head to your lodge located inside the park. You will arrive at the hotel in time for lunch. After lunch and brief rest, continue with an afternoon game drive. Return to the lodge in the evening.

• Dinner and Overnight at Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge
• Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 5: FULL DAY LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK
Spend the whole day in this amazing park famous for the pink lesser and greater flamingos and abundant wildlife. You will enjoy a wide ecological diversity and varied habitats that range from Lake Nakuru itself to the surrounding
escarpment and picturesque ridges.

• Dinner and Overnight at Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge
• Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 6: LAKE NAKURU TO MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE
You will leave Lake Nakuru National park in the morning after early breakfast and drive to Masai Mara National Park. You will arrive in time for lunch. After lunch and brief rest, you embark on an afternoon game drive. Back to the lodge in the evening.

• Dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge
• Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 7: MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE 

After breakfast you leave the lodge carrying packed lunches and embark on a full day game viewing in Africa’s finest park. You will drive to various places in the expansive Masai Mara National Reserve. In the late afternoon, you will have an option of visiting a Masai cultural village as you head back to the lodge in the evening.

• Dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge
• Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 8: MASAI MARA TO NAIROBI
Depart the lodge after breakfast and drive back to Nairobi. On arrival, you will have lunch at the famous carnivore restaurant before being dropped off at your hotel or the airport.

  • Meal Plan Breakfast.

That will be the end of your 8 days Kenya safari.

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Additional information

Group size1 person off peak November to June, 1 person peak season July to October, 2 – 3 persons off peak November to June, 2 – 3 persons peak season July to October, 4 – 5 persons peak season July to October, 4 -5 persons off peak November to June, 6 or more persons off peak November to June, 6 or more persons peak season July to October, Child 3 – 12 peak July to October, Child 3 -12 yrs off peak November to June, Teen 13 – 17 yrs off peak November to June, Teen peak 13 – 17 yrs July to october

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    Cheetah
    Masai Mara Balloon Safari Offer
    Mara River
    Mt Kilimanjaro Amboseli
    baboon
    Lake
    Lake Nakuru
    Leopard in front of safari vehicle
    Giraffe

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