Itinerary Day 1 - You will be received at the airport and transferred to your hotel for overnight stay in preparation for the start of the Safari. Evening Safari briefing. Overnight Jacaranda Hotel or equivalent.
Day 2 - The safari begins in Nairobi after breakfast by taking a scenic drive down into the Rift Valley, to Masai Mara, the finest game reserve in the world. Arrive before lunch. The evening game drive allows spotting of the unrivalled wildlife in the park.
Day 3 - Full day at Mara, with morning and afternoon game drive. Rest of the day at leisure – relax by the pool. Overnight at the lodge.
Day 4 - Depart after breakfast for Lake Nakuru park, a bird and Rhino sanctuary. This scenic lake is famous for its millions of pink flamingoes, along with other wildlife. Evening gamedrive. Overnight at the lodge.
Day 5 - After 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 - The safari moves on to Samburu Game Reserve, the semi arid region of the nomadic Samburu people. Game drive after lunch allows viewing of the rare local species of Zebra and Giraffe.
Day 7 - Full day at Samburu with morning and afternoon game drives. Rest of day at leisure.
Day 8 - Depart for Nairobi. Arrive in time for lunch. On arrival, catch a short flight to Mombasa. Welcome to the beach! Transfer to the exclusive Whitesands Beach Hotel on the north coast. Beautiful white beaches and numerous activities on offer,including watersports. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 9 - Full day at Whitesands Beach Hotel. Enjoy the excellent cuisine at this club, which is designed in Swahili style.
Day 10 - Full day at Whitesands Beach Hotel. Enjoy the excellent cuisine at this club, which is designed in Swahili style.
Day 11 - Catch your 45 minute flight back to Nairobi.
11 day Classic 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.
Per Person Sharing (US $)
Single (US $)
03 Jan - 31 Jan
01 Feb - 28 Feb
01 Mar - 31 Mar
01 Apr - 31 May
01 Jun - 30 Jun
01 July - 31 Oct
01 Nov - 15 Dec
Tour Price Includes:
Accommodation as specified in the itinerary on fullboard in the lodges, halfboard basis in Mombasa and bed & breakfast basis in Nairobi.
Exclusive transport in a safari tour microbus with a gameviewing roof hatch and UHF radio.
10 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.
Return flights Nairobi - Mombasa - Nairobi on Kenya Airways.
All airport transfers in Nairobi & Mombasa.
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.