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7 day Cheetah Safari
OVERVIEW

This week-long tour includes some of the most famous safari and holiday locations in Kenya, including Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru and the Mount Kenya region - there is a regular amount of road travel and the tour is best suited to someone who wants to see the main attractions of Kenya, including the Mount Kenya [ Central highlands] within a week of travel.
Itinerary
Day 1 - Arrive at Jomo Kenyatta Airport, where you will be received by your tour guide, and transferred to Jacaranda Hotel. Day at leisure. You will be taken to nearby shopping malls, bargain markets and foodcourts. Nairobi also has several vibrant nightspots such as discotheques, restaurants and high class casinos. Transfers to these can be arranged on request. Overnight at Jacaranda Hotel or similar.

Day 2 - After an early breakfast, you begin your safari by taking a scenic drive to the world famous Masai Mara. Stop enroute at the edge of the Rift Valley escarpment to see the stunning views. You will also see the Masai people on the way, who live unaffected by modern civilization. Check in at your luxury lodge and enjoy a sumptuous buffet lunch. Later in the afternoon, you will be taken for a gamedrive in the park. Overnight at Keekorok Lodge or similar.

Day 3 - Today you will explore the great Masai Mara. After an early breakfast, set off for your gamedrive. You may stop and walk at special sites such as rivers where you can see hippo and crocodiles. Return to the lodge where you can enjoy a refreshing swim before your buffet lunch. Later in the afternoon, leave for another gamedrive to explore another part of the reserve. expert gametracking skills of your tour guide cum driver. Enjoy a buffet dinner at the lodge. Overnight at Keekorok Lodge or similar.

Day 4 - Depart after breakfast for the scenic Lake Nakuru National Park, a bird and rhino sanctuary, and home to a variety of wildlife. This lake is famous for its pink flamingoes. Arrive in time for lunch at your lodge. A late afternoon gamedrive will allow you to see the many wild animals in the park. You will also be taken to a cliff view point overlooking the lake. Dinner and overnight at Sarova Lion Hill or Lake Nakuru Lodge.

Day 5 - After early morning gamedrive and breakfast, depart for Mountain Lodge. Arrive at the lodge by lunchtime. This is a tree lodge in the heart of the mountain forest. The saltlick here attracts animals such as elephant and buffalo among many others. Lunch, dinner and overnight at Mountain Lodge.

Day 6 - After breakfast, depart for Mount Kenya Safari Club. Arrive at the club by lunchtime. Rest of he afternoon at leisure. Dinner and overnight at Mount Kenya Safari Club.

Day 7 - After a relaxed buffet breakfast, you will leave for a scenic drive to Nairobi to catch your return flight home.

Accomodation during the Safari
Day 1 : Jacaranda Hotel, Nairobi
Day 2 : Keekorok Lodge, Masai Mara Game Reserve
Day 3 : Keekorok Lodge, Masai Mara Game Reserve
Day 4 : Sarova Lion Hill, Lake Nakuru
Day 5 : Mountain Lodge, Mt Kenya National Park
Day 6 : Mount Kenya Safari Club, Nanyuki
Day 7 : Leisurely drive back to Nairobi

7 day Cheetah Safari Rates
Rates are per person sharing in US Dollars. Pax stands for "passenger". Rates depend on number of people travelling together in one vehicle hence 2 [two people] , 4 and 6 pax.
Validity Per Person Sharing (US $) Single (US $)
2pax 4pax 6pax 2pax 4pax 6pax
03 Jan - 31 Jan            
01 Feb - 28 Feb            
01 Mar - 31 Mar            
01 Apr - 31 Jun            
16 Jun - 30 Jun            
01 July - 31 Oct            
01 Nov - 15 Dec            

Tour Price Includes:
  • Accommodation as specified in the itinerary on fullboard in the lodge.
  • Exclusive transport in a safari tour microbus with a gameviewing roof hatch and UHF radio
  • 6 gamedrives for the tour.
  • Driver cum tour guide experienced in game spotting.
  • Fuel, driver and car park fees, driver's allowance.
  • All park entry fees for clients, driver cum guide and vehicle.
Tour Price Excludes:
  • International flight tickets and visa costs.
  • Tips, drinks, laundry, calls, and all such costs of a personal nature.
  • Credit Card Surcharge of 4% or Bank Transfer Fees of USD 50.

Head of International Marketing
ROBIN LESINKO TARURU
+1 604 825 0233
Vancouver BC, Canada
rtaruru@farawayplains.com