The dry, acacia-dotted scrubland of Shaba National Reserve is where leopards are common and different species of zebra, giraffe and ostrich live. The Aberdare Mountains offer unique nighttime game viewing from tree lodges as predators and prey come to floodlit waterholes. The Lake Nakuru National…
The dry, acacia-dotted scrubland of Shaba National Reserve is where leopards are common and different species of zebra, giraffe and ostrich live. The Aberdare Mountains offer unique nighttime game viewing from tree lodges as predators and prey come to floodlit waterholes. The Lake Nakuru National Park, a sanctuary for the endangered Black Rhino, is an ornithologist’s paradise and known for its flamingos. And finally, the Maasai Mara, Kenya’s finest game reserve, home to the ‘Big Five’ and the world-famous seasonal migration.
Nairobi Stanley Hotel
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Located in the heart of Nairobi the Nairobi Stanley (or Sarova Stanley) opened its doors in 1902 and has been a beacon of African hospitality ever since. The hotel is the first luxury hotel in Nairobi and has attracted the likes of the rich and famous for over a hundred years, drawn in by the Victorian style décor. The Stanley is located in the Central Business District and is less than thirty minutes from the airport, making it a prime location in which to stay.
Sarova Shaba Lodge
The Sarova Shaba Lodge is located deep in the desert in northern Kenya on the Ewaso Nyiro River. Named after the extinct Mount Shaba volcano the Sarova Shaba takes advantage of the barren landscape which surrounds it by providing a serene desert oasis for travellers. The Sarova Shaba Lodge experience extends beyond game drives as it has an excess of activities to partake in at the lodge itself. Enjoy bird watching, camel safari’s, feeding and watching crocodiles on the grounds itself.
Tree Tops Hotel
The Treetops Hotel is located in Aberdare National Park and was strategically constructed along an elephant migratory route and in front of a natural waterhole and salt lick. The hotel was originally a two room game viewing lodge when it became famous on February 5th 1952. Then-Princess Elizabeth was staying at the hotel when she ascended to the British Throne. Since then the hotel has expanded to a 36 room hotel complete with restaurant and bar.
Sarova Lion Hill Lodge
Sarova Lion Hill Lodge is located along the Lion Hill, which overlooks the flamingo friendly Lake Nakuru. A two-hour drive from Nairobe the Sarova Lion Hill Lodge is a favourite for visitors to Kenya because it incorporates the landscape into the lodge. The area surrounding the Sarova Lion Hill Lodge is a natural sanctuary for bird life and attracts over 400 species.
Mara Sarova Tented Camp
Located on the border of the Maasai Mara National Reserve, the Mara Sarova Game Camp offers visitors the experience of a lifetime, to witness the breathtaking migration of over 1 million wildebeest and zebra’s. With over 70 tents located in the centre of the migratory path, the Mara Sarova offers first class seats to an awe-inspiring show put on by nature. All the tents in the camp are luxurious and spacious, lined with fresh white cloth and large beds.
- Airport Transfers
- Balloon Safari’s
- Bird Watching
- Laundry Services
- Phone Reception
DepartureNairobi, Minimum 2 people
Dress CodeCasual. Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking shoes, hat, light jacket.
Day 1 Arrive Nairobi
Day 2 Nairobi
Day 3 Shaba National Reserve
Day 4 Shaba National Reserve
Day 5 Tree Hotel, Aberdares
Day 6 Lake Nakuru National Park
Day 7 Maasai Mara
Day 8 Maasai Mara
Day 9 Maasai Mara
Day 10 Depart Nairobi
|Meet and greet on arrival||International airfares and departure taxes|
|All airport transfer||Meals not indicated|
|9 nights accommodations with en-suite facilities||Gratuities|
|Ground transportation||Items of a personal nature|
|Sightseeing as indicated inclusive of entrance fees||Optional tours|
|Meals as described by BLD||Entry visa fees (if applicable)|
|Local taxes and service charges||Travel insurance|
|Services of professional English speaking guides|