9 DAYS LAKE TURKANA, LAKE NAKURU AND MAASAI MARA

Day 1 Nairobi-Samburu Game Reserve 

Pick up from your hotel at 0700hrs.Safari Briefing and passing the majestic Mt. Kenya en route to the open savannah of Samburu Game Reserve arriving in good time for lunch at a lodge,Late afternoon game drive.Dinner and overnight stay at Heshima Campsite.

 

 Day 2 -Samburu - Kalacha/North horr 

After breakfast drive through the scenic landscape of the arid north with views of picturesque hills. Arrive at Kalacha, a small Gabbra settlement on the edge of the Chalbi Desert in the evening via Marsabit for lunch if time don't permit a drive guide can opt to head north horr which is still in chalbi desert, a short distance than kalacha. The Gabbra are an Eastern Cushite people related to the Somali-Rendille in their historical origins in the southern Ethiopian highlands about AD 1000. The men wear traditional shorts and a blanket-cloak and the women wear a wrap-around and head cloth. They are pastoralists, particularly attached to their camels. Dinner and overnight at the campsite. 

 

 Day 3: Kalacha – Sibiloi National park

After breakfast drive to Sibiloi national park which at the shore of lake turkana for lunch and later in the afternoon visit petrified forest. Dinner and overnight at the sibiloi campsite. 

 

 Day 4: Sibiloi - Loyangalani (Turkana) 

We depart after breakfast to Loiyangalani crossing the Chalbi Desert and in some point along the shore of lake  Turkana which is the largest desert lake in the world and extends for 288 kilometres up to the Ethiopia - Kenya border. It is surrounded by volcanic rock and desert. We arrive at loiyangalani in time for lunch. In the afternoon visit Elmolo village which one of the smallest tribe in Kenya that lives at the shore of lake Turkana where. Dinner and overnight at elmolo campsite. 

 

 Day 5 : Loyangalani – Maralal 

We depart the lodge early in the morning and proceed to Maralal .We journey via the Horr Valley situated between Mount Nyiro and Ol Doinye Mara viewing the breath taking scenery as we continue to climb o¬n torturous, rocky hills to Maralal. Near Maralal is o¬ne of the most breath taking scenes in all of Kenya – the Losiolo escarpment, an endless stretch as land drops down to the Suguta valley.

 

 Day 6 : Maralal – Lake Nakuru 

After breakfast drive to lake Nakuru national park where you arrive in time for evening game drive via lake baringo for lunch.

 

 Day 7: Lake Nakuru - Maasai mara

Very early break fast as you leave for morning game drive till 8:30 am when you will start a journey to maasai mara where you will arrive late in the evening. Dinner and overnight at the camp. 

 

 Day 8: Masai Mara full day

After breakfast, leave to the park for the full day game drive, insearch for the 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 the camp

 

Day 9: Masai Mara – Nairobi

Early morning game drive will be provided and after return back to the camp for breakfast. After breakfast, leave Maasai Mara for Lake Nairobi where your tour ends. 

 

 Safari price Includes:

-Transport on custom made 8 seater 4x4 tour land cruiser ideal for game viewing and photography

-Full board accommodation whilst on safari

-Accommodation in camps

-All park entrance fees to include government taxes

-Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide and chef

-All game drives as detailed in the itinerary

Complimentary return airport transfers

-Bottled water whilst on safari

-Start and end in Nairobi.

 

Safari price excludes:

-Tips

-Laundry

-Beverages/Drinks

-International flights

-Visas

-Items of a personal nature

-Any other extras not detailed in

-Hotel accommodations in Nairobi before and after the safari