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Kenya Adventure

Kenya Adventure

9 days | Roundtrip Nairobi, Kenya

Experience the best of Kenya including the Masai Mara on African Travel’s 9-Day Kenya Adventure. Stay at award-winning camps while enjoying game drives, guided walks and connecting with Kenya’s rich culture.  Discover diverse wildlife beside safari guides whose in-depth tracking skills lead to exceptional wildlife encounters.

African Travel is a leader in African safaris and offers a variety of safari adventures which can be customized to fit your travel type.

Trip Highlights

  • Explore the grand Masai Mara, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Kenya’s top wildlife destination.

  • Discover the beauty of Amboseli National Park with its famous large tusked elephants and the snow-capped Mt. Kilimanjaro.

  • Experience the thrill of tracking Africa’s Big Five and watching wildebeest and zebras cross the Mara River.

  • Enjoy aerial game viewing as you fly between locations maximizing your safari time each step of the way.

Wildebeest Migration, Kenya
Mara River Crossing

Itinerary at a Glance

DAY 1: Arrive Nairobi, Kenya

Jambo na Karibu! With a warm Swahili welcome upon your arrival, you’ll be transferred to your boutique hotel on the outskirts of Nairobi. Spend the rest of your day as you please.

DAY 2: Nairobi – Amboseli National Park

Your safari takes off with a flight to Amboseli National Park. Meet your expert ranger for an afternoon game drive. See some of Africa’s largest elephants as they amble through the grasslands with the snowcapped Mt. Kilimanjaro as the backdrop.  (B, L, D) 

DAY 3: Amboseli National Park

During your early morning game drive you may catch up with the big cats, sated after their night hunt. Watch for wildebeest, zebra, impala and warthogs and up to 300 species of birds. (B, L, D)

DAY 4: Lewa Wildlife Conservancy

From Amboseli, fly to Lewa Wildlife Conservancy. Arrive  in time for lunch and an afternoon game drive in search of the unique species found in this region, including the Grevy zebra and reticulated giraffe. (B, L, D)

DAY 5: Lewa Wildlife Conservancy

On an early morning game drive, you might come upon a cheetah snuggling with her cubs or a herd of gerenuk browsing in the foliage. Or, spot one of the 200 Black and White rhino that call this conservancy home. (B, L, D)

DAY 6: Masai Mara

Fly to the Masai Mara, Kenya’s premier game reserve. Your safari camp is located along the Sand River, where over a million wildebeest and zebra make their migration crossing every year. Take off on a game drive across the reserve’s grasslands and view the herds of plains game, elephants and other animals and birds. (B, L, D)

DAY 7: Masai Mara

On a morning game drive, keep a lookout for the black-maned lion, leopards and cheetahs returning from their night hunt and the bends of the traversing river where hippos and crocodiles spread out in their favorite feeding grounds. (B, L, D)

DAY 8: Masai Mara

Spend the day enjoying various game viewing activities. Optional activities include a hot air balloon ride or a visit to a traditional Maasai homestead. (B, L, D)

DAY 9: Masai Mara – Nairobi

Enjoy breakfast, before flying back to Nairobi. Lunch at Tamambo and visit the Giraffe Center. Relax in a day room before your transfer to the airport for your departure flight. (B, L)

Elewana Lewa Safari Camp,
Elewana Lewa Safari Camp

Accommodations

Hemingways Nairobi | Nairobi, Kenya
Small luxury plantation-style hotel in the peaceful suburb of Karen. Beautifully furnished en-suite bedrooms feature bathrooms of hand-cut Italian marble, vaulted ceilings and balconies overlooking the Ngong Hills. An attentive butler is on hand to complete the experience.

Elewana Tortilis Camp | Amboseli National Park
Named after the local Acacia Tortilis tree, the camp is situated just outside the Park in an area of unspoiled woodland. The thatch-covered tents are large and spacious, and feature king or twin beds, elegant en-suite bathrooms and private verandas. Each of the tents has glorious views of Mt. Kilimanjaro.

Elewana Lewa Safari Camp | Lewa Wildlife Conservancy
Unique and exclusive retreat offers privileged access to 65,000 acres of private protected wilderness, featuring large tented bedrooms with spacious verandas and full en-suite bathrooms. The central area has exquisite gardens with a large sunny veranda. At night, stay warm with log fires in the lounge and dining room.

Elewana Sand River Masai Mara Camp | Masai Mara
Located on the banks of the Sand River within the Masai Mara National Reserve. Comprising only 16 tents, including a family tent, the camp replicates the heyday of exclusive tented camps of the late 1920’s.

Dates and Pricing

Departures Nov 2021 – Jun 2022 | 9 Days from $6,899 per person

Prices are in US Dollars per person based on double occupancy accommodations unless otherwise stated and include internal flights.

Contact us for complete details.

Inclusions

  • Before you Go Welcome Gift – Safari starter kit includes stylish bag, safari swag, and how-to guides on tipping, weather and travel
  • Dedicated US-based Safari Specialist
  • Choice of Meet & Greet Services ranging from basic airport transfers to VIP services
  • Five-star accommodations
  • Expert guide
  • Sightseeing activities specified in itinerary
  • Breakfast,  Lunch, and Dinner daily

Add-Ons

Rwanda in the Mist 
5 days | From $7,450 per person

Follow in the footsteps of late activist Dian Fossey and observe the “Gorillas in the Mist” on this extraordinary journey into Rwanda’s Virunga Mountains and Parc National des Volcans. Hike to the remains of the Karisoke Research Center, where Dian Fossey did her primate research and observe a mountain gorilla group as they interact and forage in the forest. Enjoy Rwandan hospitality during your stay at a lovely ecolodge.

Accommodations: 1 Night Kigali, Rwanda; 3 Nights Parc National des Volcans

About African Travel

As the longest established luxury safari operator focused exclusively on the African continent, African Travel, Inc. is dedicated to creating and providing the ultimate African experience. African Travel started with a small hotel in a tiny fishing village and now offers a broad range of trips and styles. Its dedicated team has lived and traveled extensively throughout the continent and shares their wealth of expertise on every safari vacation.

Customize your travel with one of these travel types:

Tailor Made –  Create your own bespoke travel experience, the most popular travel style.

Safari Vacation Packages – Choose from over 30 inclusive travel packages, each with a private guide and five-star accommodations.

Group Safaris – Perfect for an intimate group of family and friends.

Contact us to learn more about safari tours with African Travel.

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