7 days

USD5450

Visits: Kenya

Classic Series , Bespoke

CLASSIC TASTE OF KENYA

Explore the very best of Kenya's diverse wildlife, view spectacular scenery and stay in the most elegant lodges offering nothing but only sumptuous accommodation

Day 1

Day 1: Wilson/Tsavo West National Park

Depart Wilson Airport early morning and fly to Tsavo West National Park. Arrival transfer to Finch Hattons Tented Lodge for refreshments and check in to your luxurious cottage. Finch Hattons is affectionately named after Denys Finch Hattons, one of Kenya’s great adventurers. Finch Hatton's hospitality has become synonymous with fine dining, exemplary service and outstanding safaris and combines its love for Tsavo with world-class facilities.
After a sumptuous lunch, it’s time for game viewing in Tsavo West National Park which is Kenya’s oldest and largest national park, dating to 1948 and totalling nearly 22,000 square kilometres. It is six times the size of the Maasai Mara and larger than a number of European countries. The park borders Kenya’s Chyulu National Park and Tanzania’s Mkomazi National Park, as well as various sanctuaries, conservancies and wildlife group ranches. Dinner and overnight at Finch Hattons Camp

FINCH HATTONS LUXURY TENTED LODGE

Day 2

Day 2: Tsavo West National Park

Accompanied by your experienced camp guide, explore Tsavo West National Park with unrivalled full views of Mount Kilimanjaro in the background. Tsavo West is home to incredible and very diverse and spectacular habitats and mountainous landscapes that include Chyulu Hills to the north. Chyulu range composes of volcanic lava rock and ash which is too porous to allow rivers to flow. Instead, rain water percolates through the rock and may spend 25 years underground before emerging 50 kilometres away at Mzima Springs.
Visit Mzima which is a series of four natural water springs located in the west of the Park and is one of Tsavo's most popular wildlife attractions owing to its resident populations of hippos and Nile crocodiles. Overnight at Finch Hattons Lodge

Finch Hattons Luxury Tented Lodge

Day 3

Day 3: Tsavo West/Lewa Downs

Early breakfast and transfer to the airstrip to catch your scheduled flight back to Nairobi. At Wilson Airport, connect another scheduled flight to Lewa Wildlife Conservancy. Lewa Downs has been an exclusive safari destination for many years. It was made famous when Britain’s Prince William proposed to Catherine Middleton there in 2010. It is considered to be one of the greatest conservation success stories in the world and is a model for sustainable tourism. The conservancy is also famous for the Safaricom Marathon, an annual event held to raise money for the Conservancy’s environmental initiatives. Met on arrival at the airstrip by your driver guide. With a short game drive on the way, you will be transferred to Lewa Safari Camp for check in. This stunning camp is spread out along a hillside overlooking to vast wilderness. Buffet lunch will be served in the open-air dining room next to the swimming pool area. Relax in your cottage before embarking on an afternoon game drive. Overnight at Lewa Safari Camp

LEWA SAFARI CAMP

Day 4

Day 4: Lewa Wildlife Conservancy

Today enjoy game drives in Lewa Conservancy. This unique and well managed conservancy offers some of the best game viewing opportunities in Kenya. During day and night game drives, guests to Lewa enjoy the most amazing wildlife and huge concentrations of lion, leopard, jackal, elephant and Grevy’s zebra. Other guest activities here include horseback riding, walking safaris accompanied by Maasai guides and camel riding. Those seeking the most ultimate adventure of their lives have access to an open-cockpit biplane. This gives unmatched eagle’s eye view of the conservancy, wildlife and otherwise inaccessible gorges. Overnight at Lewa Safari Camp

Lewa Safari Camp

Day 5

Day 5: Laikipia/Maasai Mara

Breakfast and transfer to the airstrip for your scheduled flight to Maasai Mara Game Reserve the highlight of your trip and the most outstanding wildlife sanctuary in Kenya. Arrival transfer to Mara Plains Camp, a high quality luxury camp and offers sweeping views across the Mara. Guests here enjoy wide variety camp activities and game drives. The is located in a dense forest right inside the 30,000 acre Olare Motorogi Wildlife Conservancy which has the highest density of free-roaming wild animals in Africa. Go in search of lions, elephants, leopards, buffalo, rhino and much more. Overnight at Entim Mara Camp

Entim Mara

Day 6

Day 6: Maasai Mara Game Reserve

Whole day in Maasai Mara with game drives. You will have the best chances to view lion, cheetah and leopard hunting in the morning or late afternoon. Visit 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 migration is today one of the natural world’s most astonishing phenomena. Each year nearly two million wildebeest and accompanying large numbers of zebra, and smaller numbers of Grant's gazelle, Thompson's gazelle, eland and impala trek from the Serengeti to the Maasai Mara and back again in search of fresh grazing. Viewing these vast herds on the move is always unforgettable sight. This experience and is rated as one of the most spectacular natural events. Overnight at Entim Mara Camp.

ENTIM MARA

Day 7

Day 7: Maasai Mara/Nairobi/Depature

Whole morning game drive in Maasai Mara Game Reserve. Maasai Mara is a magnificent landscape of open plains bisected by the Mara River and its tributaries and punctuated by marshes and forests. Located in South West of Kenya, Maasai Mara is world famous for its 580 square miles of land where over 95 kinds of mammals and 570 types of bird live and renowned for its huge population of lions. The reserve is home to all the “big five” and supports the highest density of wildlife to be seen anywhere. Thereafter you will be transferred to the airstrip to board your scheduled flight back to Wilson Airport_Nairobi at the end of your great safari adventure in Kenya.

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Includes

  • Safari arrangements and itinerary as outlined above
  • Rooms/tents whole safari with ensuite facilities
  • Fullboard meals (Breakfast, lunch & dinner) on safari
  • Scheduled game drives in open-sided 4x4 safari vehicles
  • Services of experienced and knowledgeable driver guides
  • Mineral water while in safari vehicle
  • The following flights: Wilson/Tsavo West/Wilson, Wilson/Lewa Downs, Lewa/Maasai Mara & Mara/Wilson Airport
  • All park entrance fees
  • All wildlife conservation fees
  • All Government taxies and levies
  • Flying Doctors Cover while on safari

Not included

  • International flights
  • Entry Visa fees
  • Tips for safari driver guide & other gratuities & porterage
  • Shopping, wood carvings and crafts
  • Items of personal nature e.g. telephone bills,
  • Travel & Medical Insurance
  • Trip Cancellation & Baggage Insurance
  • Any other items not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Laundry service
  • Inoculations
  • Soft drinks, wine & beer & spirits

Price Guide

Prices are per person sharing in USD and this trip is available all year round. Current price is based on accommodation as indicated above and is subject to availability at the time of booking.

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