18 Day Safari - Tsavo Amboseli | Bogoria | Maasai Mara | Samburu

Amboseli National Park, the second most popular animal park after Maasai Mara, is 260km (160 miles) from Nairobi, on the border with the neighboring country of Tanzania. Its magnificent situation at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro, combined with its excellent opportunities to view Kenya’s animals, make it one of the most-visited safari parks in Kenya.
Things to Consider
  1. Luxury tour
  2. Private tour
  3. Can depart any day
  4. Can be customized
  5. Suitable for solo travelers
  6. Min age of 3 years
Activities & Transportation
  • Activities: game drives
  • Game drives: pop-up roof 4×4 vehicle & pop-up roof minivan
  • Getting around: pop-up roof minivan
  • A transfer from and back to the airport (or hotel) is included
Accommodation and Meals
Day: 1
Hennessisi Hotel Luxury hotel in or near Nairobi
Meals at Own Expense
Day: 2-3
Voi Safari Lodge Luxury lodge inside Tsavo East NP
All Meals Included
Day: 4-5
Ngulia Safari Lodge Luxury lodge inside Tsavo West NP
All Meals Included
Day: 6
Kibo Camp Luxury tented camp inside Amboseli NP
All Meals Included
Day: 7-8
Kibo Safari Camp Luxury tented camp inside Amboseli NP
All Meals Included
Day: 9
Bantu Mountain Lodge Mid-range lodge in or near Mau-Mau Cave
All Meals Included
Day: 10-11
Samburu Game Lodge Luxury lodge inside Samburu NR
Day: 10 Breakfast & Lunch Included Day: 11 All Meals Included
Day: 12-13
Carnelleys Tented Camp Mid-range tented camp in or near Lake Naivasha
All Meals Included
Day: 14
Mara Luxury Tented Camp Luxury tented camp inside Masai Mara NR
All Meals Included
Day: 15-16
Mara Sekenani Luxury Tented Camp Luxury tented camp inside Masai Mara NR
All Meals Included
Day: 17
Eka Luxury hotel in or near Nairobi
All Meals Included
Day: 18
End of tour (No accommodation)
Breakfast Included
 
Arrival (See The Journey for more details)

 Arrival

On the arrival in the country you will be pick up by our driver from the airport to the office for a little briefing about your tour after which you will be taken to your hotel where you will have your evening meal and the following day breakfast at your Hotel.

Day 2

Nairobi to Tsavo East National Park

Pick up from the hotel in the morning drive to Tsavo East national pack which is renowned for its large numbers of elephants and the famous man eating lions Game en route to Voi Safari Lodge. Check in and have lunch at your lodge. In the afternoon, another game drive at the park later return to your lodge for dinner and overnight at the Voi safari lodge.

Main Destination:
Tsavo East National Park
Best Time to Visit June to September and January to February
High Season December to March and July to October (Not busy)
Best Weather Jul to Sep and Jan to Feb (Little rainfall)
 
Accommodation:
Voi Safari Lodge
  • Luxury lodge located inside Tsavo East NP
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 3

Tsavo East National Park

Early morning game drive game drive return back to Lodge for breakfast. After breakfast Full day spend in the park with packed lunch in search of its popular residents like the well known predators and their opponents like the Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Hippo and a visit Via Aruba Dam. Meals and overnight at Voi safari lodge.

Main Destination:
Tsavo East National Park
Accommodation:
Voi Safari Lodge
  • Luxury lodge located inside Tsavo East NP
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 4

Tsavo West national park

Early morning game drive return to your lodge for breakfast, after breakfast leave Tsavo East for Tsavo West Game an then retoun to Ngulia safari lodge. Check in and have lunch. In the afternoon, visit the rhino sanctuary and return to the lodge where there is usually a leopard and if you are lucky you will see it. Dinner and overnight at the Ngulia safari lodge.

Main Destination:
Tsavo West National Park
Best Time to Visit June to September and January to February
High Season December to March and July to October (Busy)
Best Weather Jul to Sep and Jan to Feb (Little rainfall)
 
Accommodation:
Ngulia Safari Lodge
  • Luxury lodge located inside Tsavo West NP
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 5

Tsavo west National Park

Early morning game drive return to your lodge for breakfast, after breakfast leave Tsavo East for Tsavo West Game en route to Ngulia safari lodge. Check in and have lunch. In the afternoon, visit the rhino sanctuary and return to the lodge where there is usually a leopard and if you are lucky you will see it. Dinner and overnight at the Ngulia safari lodge.

Main Destination:
Tsavo West National Park
Accommodation:
Ngulia Safari Lodge
  • Luxury lodge located inside Tsavo West NP
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 6

Tsavo West –Amboseli National park

Early breakfast, then proceed for a morning game drive with a visit of Mzima Springs, where you can see hippos and fish in a crystalline clear water. There are possibilities of seeing crocodiles and monkeys. Later proceed to Amboseli National park arriving in time for lunch and check in at kibo tented camp. Afternoon game drive within the Amboseli which lies at the floors of Mount Kilimanjaro. Dinner and overnight at kibo camp.

Main Destination:
Amboseli National Park
Best Time to Visit June to September and January to February
High Season December to March and July to October (Busy)
Best Weather Jul to Sep and Jan to Feb (Little rainfall)
 
Accommodation:
Kibo Camp
  • Luxury tented camp located inside Amboseli NP
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 7

Amboseli national park

Early morning game drive return back to camp for breakfast. After breakfast, proceed with more game drive in the park with packed lunch in search of its popular residents like the well known predators and their opponents like the Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Hippo with a view of Mt Kilimanjaro. Later return to your camp for dinner and overnight at kibo safari camp.

Main Destination:
Amboseli National Park
Accommodation:
Kibo Safari Camp
  • Luxury tented camp located inside Amboseli NP
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 8

Amboseli National Park

Early morning game drive return back to camp/lodge for breakfast. After breakfast, Proceed with more game drive in the park with packed lunch in search of its popular residents like the well known predators and their opponents like the Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Hippo with a view of Mt Kilimanjaro. Later return to your camp for dinner and overnight at kibo camp.

Main Destination:
Amboseli National Park
Accommodation:
Kibo Safari Camp
  • Luxury tented camp located inside Amboseli NP
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 9

Amboseli – Mau Mau Cave

Today you will be pick from the hotel, then be driven to the northern side of the country passing the coffee plantation to the foot of Mt. kenya whereby you will arrive in the early afternoon. After lunch you will be taken for the walk at the Mau Mau cave where by the colonial people where fighting with British. Overnight at Bantu mountain lodge.

Main Destination:
Mau-Mau Cave
Accommodation:
Bantu Mountain Lodge
  • Mid-range lodge located in or near Mau-Mau Cave
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 10

Drive to Samburu National Reserve

You will be pick up from your lodge early in the morning, thereafter you will be drive north past the equator to the northern frontier district. Continue to the semi arid Samburu National reserve and check in to your hotel. Lunch at the lodge. There will be time to settle in before your safari adventure. Set out for an afternoon game drive in the reserve. Return to the lodge before dark, dinner in the Samburu Game Lodge.

Main Destination:
Samburu National Reserve
Best Time to Visit June to September and January to February
High Season December to March and July to October (Busy)
Best Weather June and December ( Cool and fresh after rain)
 
Accommodation:
Samburu Game Lodge
  • Luxury lodge located inside Samburu NR
Meals & Drinks:
  • Breakfast & lunch (Dinner not included)
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 11

Samburu game reserve

Wake up call.
6.30am Set out for an early morning game drive in the reserve. This is usually the most popular game viewing time. During the early hours temperatures are low, thus providing a favorable atmosphere both for the game and the viewer. Lion, Cheetah and Leopard roam the vast grasslands in search for their next meal, it may be an unsuspecting impala or even a small one like the warthog…whatever the players, the spectacle of nature unfolding is always awe inspiring!
8.30am Back at the lodge, enjoy your sumptuous breakfast.
12.30pm lunch in the camp then its time at leisure to relax by the riverside watching crocodile
4.00pm afternoon game drive. Return to the campsite before dark.
7.30pm Dinner in the camp
Overnight: Samburu Game Lodge.

Main Destination:
Samburu National Reserve
Accommodation:
Samburu Game Lodge
  • Luxury lodge located inside Samburu NR
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 12

Samburu – Lake Naivasha

After early breakfast depart for a morning game drive in the reserve, en-route to the gate. Drive a southerly direction to the equator for a brief stop. Here, the locals do a water demonstration to qualify the position of the equator and for a small tip you could be awarded an ‘equator Certificate’
After the brief stop, Drive to the Thompsons falls for a photo-stop then down into the great rift valley. As you ascend the eastern wall of the rift Valley, lush coffee and tea plantations reveal themselves and your driver-guides will give you a brief talk about coffee farming in Kenya.
Dinner and overnight at Carnelleys Tented camp.

Main Destination:
Lake Naivasha
Accommodation:
Carnelleys Tented Camp
  • Mid-range tented camp located in or near Lake Naivasha
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 13

Green Crater Lake Walk

Breakfast will be at 7.00 am and you will be picked up by a driver from ‘Kenya Walking Survivor Safaris’ at 8.00am. The road to the Green Crater Lake takes you out of Naivasha and along a rough and bumpy road down the edge of lake Naivasha, passing by huge Greenhouses where roses and other flowers are grown for the export market. You will arrive at the Green Crater Lake at 9.30am approx and you will begin your morning game walk. The green crater lake was formed by volcanic activities.

Main Destination:
Lake Naivasha
Accommodation:
Carnelleys Tented Camp
  • Mid-range tented camp located in or near Lake Naivasha
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 14

Maasai Mara Game Reserve

Early morning breakfast. After breakfast leave Nakuru for Masaimara arriving in time for lunch. Check in at mara luxury sekenani hotel and have lunch. Afternoon game drive through the park in search of the Lion, Cheetah, Elephant, Buffalo. Dinner and overnight at mara luxury tented camp.

Main Destination:
Masai Mara National Reserve
Best Time to Visit June to October and September to October
High Season June to October and December to March
Best Weather June to October (Sunny, but not too hot)
 
Accommodation:
Mara Luxury Tented Camp
  • Luxury tented camp located inside Masai Mara NR
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 15

Maasai Mara Game Reserve

Early morning game drive game drive return back to camp for breakfast. After breakfast Full day spend in the park with packed lunch in search of its popular residents like the well known predators and their opponents like the Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Hippo and the dangerous Crocodiles with a visit to Mara river. Meals and overnight at mara luxury tented camp.

Main Destination:
Masai Mara National Reserve
Accommodation:
Mara Sekenani Luxury Tented Camp
  • Luxury tented camp located inside Masai Mara NR
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 16

Masai Mara Game Reserve

Early morning game drive game drive return back to camp for breakfast. After breakfast Full day spend in the park with packed lunch in search of its popular residents like the well known predators and their opponents like the Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Hippo and the dangerous Crocodiles with a visit to Mara river. Meals and overnight at mara luxury tented camp.

Main Destination:
Masai Mara National Reserve
Accommodation:
Mara Sekenani Luxury Tented Camp
  • Luxury tented camp located inside Masai Mara NR
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 17

Masai mara to giraffe center

Today you will have early morning breakfast then be driven to Nairobi the capital city of Kenya for the giraffe Centre where you will also be able to be taken to the zoo to view some animals the head up for your lunch. Dinner at Carnivorve restaurant.

Main Destination:
Nairobi
Accommodation:
Eka
  • Luxury hotel located in or near Nairobi
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinks not included

Day 18

Nairobi – airport

Early Morning breakfast at your hotel check out with the shopping then to the airport you will be transfer for your flight in the early afternoon.

Main Destination:
Nairobi
Accommodation:
No accommodation (End of tour)
Meals & Drinks:
  • Breakfast (Lunch & dinner not included)
  • Drinks not included
End of tour (See The Journey for more details)
 

Note:

We can arrange your full trip from home and back. If not, we’ll pick you up from the airport and take care of all further transportation, in most cases. All you’ll have to do is book the flight yourself using a website like Skyscanner.com. Please be sure to contact us first to confirm availability, dates and pick-up service.
 
  • This tour starts and ends in Nairobi
  • We can book your international flights help
  • Fly to/from Jomo Kenyatta Airport (NBO – Check price) in Nairobi
  • A transfer from and back to the airport (or hotel) is included
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged for an extra cost
Included
  • Park fees (For non-residents)
  • All activities (Unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
  • All flights during the tour
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Round trip airport transfer
  • Meals (As specified in the itinerary section)
  • Drinks (As specified in the itinerary section)
 Excluded
  • International flights (From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Some meals (As specified in the itinerary section)

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Rating:
4.2/5