Kilimanjaro Encounter – 6 Days
Day1 : Nairobi – Amboseli National Park
Met on arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, briefed by a Destination East Africa representative and depart southwards to Amboseli National Park famous for its spectacular view of the peak of Mount Kilimanjaro (weather permitting). Arrive at Amboseli Serena safari Lodge/ Oltukai Lodge / similar in time for lunch and at 1600hrs enjoy an afternoon game viewing drive in the park. Dinner and overnight at the Lodge.
Day 2 : Amboseli National Park
Full Day in Amboseli with game drives at 0630 hrs and 1600 hrs. Amboseli National Park, at the foot of Africa’s highest mountain, Kilimanjaro, is one of Kenya’s most popular national parks. It lies 150 miles south-east of Nairobi, very close to the Tanzania border. The snow-capped peak of Mount Kilimanjaro rising above the clouds dominates every aspect of Amboseli. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Serena safari Lodge/ Oltukai Lodge / similar.
3 : Amboseli National Park – Lake Naivasha
After breakfast, depart for Nairobi with picnic lunch boxes. Drive past Nairobi and towards the Rift Valley to arrive at Lake Naivasha in mid afternoon. At 1600hrs, enjoy a boat ride on Lake Naivasha. Dinner and overnight at Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge / Similar.
Day 4: Lake Naivasha – Maasai Mara Game Reserve
Depart Naivasha after breakfast and drive through the floor of the Rift Valley to the world famous game reserve, the Maasai Mara arriving at Keekorok Lodge /Similar in time for lunch. At 1600hrs enjoy an afternoon game drive in the reserve. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 5: Maasai Mara Game Reserve
Full day in the reserve with both morning and afternoon game drives at 0630hrs and 1600hrs respectively. The Mara is the northern extension of the Serengeti and its rolling plains are home to hundreds of plains game together with predators that feed on them. All meals and overnight at Keekorok Lodge / Similar.
Day 6: Maasai Mara – Nairobi – Departure
Depart the Mara after breakfast and drive back to Nairobi arriving early afternoon. Lunch at the famous Carnivore restaurant, justifiably referred to as Africa’s Greatest Eating Experience, having twice been voted amongst the worlds 50 best restaurants by UK based Restaurant magazine. Drop off at Jomo Kenyatta international Airport for your flight back home.
The above safari includes :
- All meals and excursions as per the itinerary.
- Park entrance fees in the Game Reserves and National Parks.
- All road transportation and Game drives using custom-made Safari minivan complete with pop-up roof for enhanced game viewing and photography.
- Full board accommodation on Safari.
- Experienced English speaking driver-guides.
The above safari excludes :
- All flights.
- Additional sightseeing or deviation from the itinerary.
- All items of a personal nature such as tobacco, laundry, phone calls, tips and drinks/beverages.
- Extra meals.
- Any other items not mentioned above.
- Medical/Travel Insurance.