Wildlife Footsteps Trail

WILDLIFE FOOTSTEPS TRAIL

Nairobi, Aberdares, Samburu, Rift Valley, Lake Nakuru, Lake Elementaita, Maasai Mara

7Days/6Nights

Day 1: Nairobi /Aberdares

Depart Nairobi in 4×4 safari vehicle for the Aberdares arriving for lunch at Aberdare Country Club. Later in the afternoon, you will be transferred to The Ark Forest Lodge which is tucked into the thick, verdant forests of Aberdares National Park for overnight game viewing, Full board.

 

Day 2: Aberdares/Samburu

Elephant Bedroom Camp Breakfast and head north to Samburu Game Reserve located in the Northern Frontier District. Arrive for lunch at Elephant Bedroom Camp, located in a rugged landscape on the banks of Uaso Nyiro River surrounded by doum palms and other indigenous trees offering great natural scenery.
Later in the afternoon, proceed for an afternoon game drive in the expansive Samburu Game Reserve.

Overnight: Elephant Bedroom Camp, Full board

DAY 3: Samburu Game Reserve

Whole day spent at Samburu Game Reserve with game drives. Samburu plays host to large herds of elephants. Other unique wildlife specifies are also very common sightings in this part of the wilderness. The Uaso Nyiro River is a great point of concentration and interest to both visitors and wildlife. It forms the lifeline of this great reserve and most animals cannot keep away from it as they come to quench their thirst from the river.

Overnight: Elephant Bedroom Camp, Full board

Day 4: Samburu / Great Rift Valley

Breakfast and drive past Mount Kenya into the Great Rift Valley arriving for lunch at Sunbird Lodge located on the shores of Lake Elementaita. Proceed for an afternoon game drive in Lake Nakuru National Park which a world famous wildlife habitat is offering a wide ecological diversity, from lakeshore, woodlands, grassy plains to rocky escarpments and ridges.

Overnight: Sunbird Lodge, Full board

Day 5: Lake Elementaita/Maasai Mara

Kicheche Mara Camp Enjoy early morning nature walk to the shores of Lake Elementaita which is home to over 400 bird species. Leaving the Great Rift Valley behind, you will head out to Maasai Mara, which is the most outstanding wildlife sanctuary and Kenya’s premier game reserve, arriving for lunch at Kicheche Mara Camp. Kicheche is very intimate and classic tented camp hidden in a beautiful acacia valley overlooking the Olare Orok stream. After a warm welcome and delightful lunch, embark on a game drive with your driver guide in Maasai Mara, the ancestral home to the Maasai people.

Overnight: Kicheche Mara Camp, Full board

Day 6: Maasai Mara Game Reserve

Today enjoy game drives in the Mara that will include visit to the Mara River, where thousands of wildebeest and zebra are attacked by crocodiles as they attempt to cross this mighty river during the annual migration between Tanzania and Kenya. The annual migration sees over a million wild animals move from Serengeti National Park in Northern Tanzania to Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya.

Overnight: Kicheche Mara Camp, Full board

Day 7: Maasai Mara/Nairobi

Breakfast and drive back to Nairobi arriving in the afternoon. You will be dropped off either at your Nairobi Hotel or at the airport for your departure flight.

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