5 Days Aberdare Safari


Tour Kenya in 5 -day, 4- night with visit to the Aberdare and an overnight stay at a tree hotel/ lodge, Lake Nakuru National park in the Rift valley & the ultimate Masai Mara game reserve. At the Aberdare, game viewing into the late night is from the balconies of your Tree hotel. Tour accommodation is optional economy, standard, luxury safari lodges or tented camps. Choose your safari lodging category depending on your safari budget or style Safari transport and game viewing drives are in a customized pop up top safari minivan. You can upgrade to pop up top 4 x 4 land cruiser jeep.

Day 1
Day 1 : Nairobi- Aberdare National Park

Pick up from your Nairobi hotel/Nairobi Airport. Proceed to the Aberdare national park. The drive is scenic via the central Kenya highlands with stops to view tea and coffee plantations. There shall be a further stop to see and experience the largest open-air market in East Africa at Karatina. Afternoon and evening spent game viewing from the balconies of your Tree lodge. The Aberdare national park is home to elephants, black rhinos, leopards, spotted hyenas, olive baboons, black and white colobus monkeys, buffalos, warthogs, and bushbucks among others. Rare sightings include those of the Giant Forest hog, bongo, golden cat, serval cat, African wild cat, African civet cat and the blue duiker. Overnight at a Tree hotel-note, only overnight bags are allowed at the tree hotel.

Meal Plan: Lunch, Dinner.

Day 2
Day 2 : Aberdare- Lake Nakuru National Park

Transfer to your base hotel (either the Aberdare country club or Outspan hotel). Proceed to the lake Nakuru national park. There shall be a stop to view the scenic Thompson falls at Nyahururu. The drive via farming country and local homesteads via the Great Rift Valley escarpment floor is scenic. Afternoon bird watching and game viewing drive. Enjoy the diverse ecology and varied habitats that range from the Lake itself to the surrounding areas. Lake Nakuru National Park is ideal for bird watching easy hikes and game viewing drives The lake is home to hundreds of thousands of flamingoes and other bird species. Lake Nakuru hosts in its sanctuary the black and white rhinos. Overnight at your Lake Nakuru lodge or tented camp.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 3
Day 3 : Lake Nakuru National Park – Masai Mara

Morning bird and game viewing drives. Depart for the Masai Mara game reserve with stops at scenic points along the safari route. Afternoon game viewing drives at the Mara. Overnight at your Masai Mara safari lodge or tented camp.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 4
Day 4: Masai Mara-Full Day

Today shall be a game viewing extravaganza. Masai Mara Game reserve remains the most exciting wildlife eco-system in the Natural world. It is host to the highest and most varied concentration of wild animals than any other wildlife park in the region. The scenic appeal of the tree-studded savannah plains, the moderate climate, and diversity of wild game species make it a one-stop shop for game viewing activities. We shall traverse the Masai Mara reserve on a full day of unlimited game viewing encountering the big five and more of the lesser game. Picnic lunch shall be by the Mara river as we watch hippos & crocodiles or maybe the great migration (July – October). Overnight shall be at our Masai Mara safari lodge/ Tented camp

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 5
Day 5: Masai Mara – Nairobi

A morning game viewing drives at the Masai Mara. An extra game drive as you depart the reserve. Proceed to Nairobi. Arrive Nairobi in the late afternoon. Drop off at your Nairobi hotel / Nairobi airport

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch.

Price Includes

  • Nairobi airport-hotel pick up/ drop off transfers
  • Transport in a customized pop up top Toyota safari mini-van
  • Services of experienced English/ other language speaking driver/ guide
  • Stay in economy, standard or luxury lodges / tented camps (please Choose)
  • Game viewing drives
  • Park entrance fees
  • All meals on safari
  • Bottled drinking water in safari vehicle
  • Pick up / drop off at Nairobi airport/ Nairobi hotel
  • Government taxes and local levies

Price Excludes

  • Other bottled drinks
  • Items and services of a personal nature
  • Packing items on safari
  • Tips or gratuities

Chose economy, standard or luxury safari lodge / tented camp option according to  your safari budget/ style

Aberdare National park:

Luxury tree lodge option:  Treetops

Standard tree lodge option: The Ark

Economy tree lodge option:  The Ark

Lake Nakuru National park:

Luxury lodge option: Sarova Lion HillLake Nakuru Sopa lodge, Flamingo camp

Standard lodge option :   Lake Nakuru Lodge

Economy lodge option: Lake Nakuru Lodge

Masai Mara Game Reserve:

Luxury lodge/ tented camp option: Mara Simba lodge, Mara Sarova campMara SerenaAshnil MaraKeekorok Lodge

Standard lodge/ tented camp option:  Mara Sopa Lodge, Mara Leisure camp, AA lodge/campOsero Camp

Economy camp option: Elangata Olerai CampOlmoran tented camp,Sentrim Mara camp

Aberdare: Wildlife viewing, bird watching.

Nakuru National Park: Flamingo, different terrestial bird species, unique vegetation of about 550 different plant species, Waterfalls, White Rhino, Black Rhino, waterbucks.

  • Blend of local cultures and tribes people including the Masai
  • Elephant,Buffallo, Gazelle, dikdik, Giraffe, Lion, Ostrich, Cheetah, Warthog, Flamingoes, Pelicans
  • Optional Masai village visit at Masai mara (please arrange with your driver guide)
  • Option hot air balloon excursion at Masai Mara
  • Overnight at a Tree lodge with night game viewing from the balconies

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