The reserve offers a unique vista of rounded hills and undulating plains. The mix of wood and grassland with riverine forest and swamp is home to a wide variety of animals and birdlife.
Buffalo springs records over 365 species of bird. They include; helmeted and vulturine guinea fowls, sandgrouse and doves in addition to a galaxy of smaller birds.
Game includes reticulated giraffe, grevy’s zebra, elephant, black rhino, ground squirrel, oryx, Somali ostrich, hippo, crocodile,gerenuk, buffalo, lion,leopard, cheetah and hyena.
Accomodation is found in the Samburu Game lodge sited on the edge of the Uaso Nyiro River.
Pick up at 0800hrs from hotel or point of convenience and depart to Amboseli via the Mombasa Road Highway. This is a four hour drive through the Emali route. Arrive in time for check-in and lunch at Sentrim Amboseli Lodge.
Enjoy your first afternoon game drive of the Amboseli National Park, home to the “big 4” minus the rhino but specifically well known- for its large herds of elephants. Not to be missed is the spectacular Mt Kilimanjaro, commonly referred to as the “Roof of Africa” which can be seen on a clear day.
Dinner and overnight at Sentrim Amboseli Lodge
Full day in Amboseli. We take early morning and afternoon game drives for you to explore this scenic park and the various species of wildlife. We’ll also visit the observation hill for a bird’s eye view of the park. The rest of the day can be spent at leisure.
Dinner at Amboseli Lodge
0630hrs after an early breakfast, we check-out and drive through the park on our way to Nakuru with a brief stop-over in Nairobi for lunch. After check-out depart for Nakuru by road. Nakuru is Kenya’s fourth largest and the administrative headquarters of kenya’s Rift Valley Province.
The town overlooks Lake Nakuru- a lake described by many orthinologists as the home of the greatest bird spectacle in the world i.e. the flamingoes. Arrive in time for late lunch and check-in. Take an afternoon game drive at Lake Nakuru National Park and return to the lodge for rest and relaxation Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge
We have an early morning game drive after which we depart for a day of sight-seeing within the remaining Rift Valley lakes of Baringo and Bogoria. Only 45 minutes away from Nakuru, there’s plenty of activity to engage in while there among them boat riding in Lake Baringo, visit to the hot water springs in Lake Bogoria as well as photographing more flamingoes found there. Check in to the lodge for lunch and enjoy the rest of the afternoon at leisure.
Dinner and overnight at Lake Baringo Country Club
Set off to the famous Maasai Mara game reserve after an early morning breakfast. Arrive at Narok town for lunch (on own arrangements) before proceeding to the Mara for an evening game drive. The Masai Mara is Kenya’s most famous and world renowned park, home of the annual wildebeest migration.
Dinner and overnight is at the Keekorok Lodge.
Spend the whole day game viewing in the Mara with a possibility of seeing the big five. A visit to the Maasai Village is optional. Lunch will be served by the hippo and crocodile infested Mara River usually the amphitheatre of the wildebeest migration. Dinner and overnight is at the Keekorok Lodge.
Sadly, we depart for Nairobi after enjoying a final game drive. We arrive Nairobi for late lunch (on own arrangements) and drop-off at hotel.
Total cost per person sharing USD 1065.00
Rates valid until 31st July 2010. Subject to our terms and conditions