DAY 1: NAIROBI
On arrival in Nairobi, you will be met and transferred to GIRAFFE MANOR for your overnight stay. This boutique hotel is also home to a herd of Rothschild’s giraffe who are known to poke their long necks through open windows. (AI)
DAY 2: NAIROBI – SAMBURU NATIONAL RESERVE
Today you will be transferred to Wilson Airport for your flight to Samburu National Reserve. You will then be transferred by road to SASAAB LODGE where you will stay for two nights. This beautiful lodge is located in an area renowned for the ‘Samburu Special Five’ (Grevy’s zebra, Reticulated giraffe, Somali ostrich, gerenuk and Beisa oryx), and commands views across the reserve towards Mt Kenya. (AI)
DAY 3: SAMBURU NATIONAL RESERVE
Spend the day exploring the game-rich, semi-arid reserve by partaking in a range of activities including game drives, guided bush walks, camel walks and community visits. (AI)
DAY 4: SAMBURU NATIONAL RESERVE – SOLIO RESERVE
After breakfast you will take a private charter flight from Sasaab to Solio Lodge, located in the Solio Reserve.The
reserve is Kenya’s largest private rhino breeding reserve and sightings of large groups of rhino are not uncommon. Two nights at SOLIO LODGE. (AI)
DAY 5: SOLIO RESERVE (MOUNT KENYA)
Today you may enjoy a range of activities including games drives, guided walks, horse riding and mountain biking, exploring the reserves ecosystem. (AI)
DAY 6: SOLIO RESERVE – SAND RIVER (MASAI MARA)
This morning you will fly from Nanyuki to the renowned Masai Mara – Africa’s most treasured game reserve. On
arrival you will be transferred to SALA’S CAMP, in the reserves southern corner, for your three-night stay. The camp’s ideal location at the confluence of the Sand and Keekorok Rivers attracts large numbers of wildlife and is the first camp in the Mara that witnesses the great Migration. (AI)
DAYS 7– 8: SAND RIVER (MASAI MARA)
Enjoy morning and late afternoon game drives or enjoy a guided bush walk to fully appreciate the sights and sounds of the wonderful Mara. The reserve is one of the best game viewing areas in Africa and is renowned for leopard, cheetah and lion sightings. (AI)
DAY 9: MASAI MARA – NAIROBI
Today you will be transferred to the airstrip for your flight to Nairobi’s Wilson Airport for your transfer to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport or your hotel (not included) where your safari will be at an end. (B)
• 8 nights accommodation on a twin share basis
• All inclusive (AI)*
• Transfers as per itinerary
• Activities including game drives, guided bush walks, camel walks, community visits, horse riding, mountain biking, children’s activities
• Flights as per itinerary
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Located in an extremely private area of the renowned Maasai Mara, Sala’s Camp rests on the banks of the Sand and Keekorok rivers looking into Tanzania’s Serengeti. Sala’s Camp is nestled amongst an indigenous forest with views into the Northern Corridor, which is the route taken by the million wildebeest whose famous migration takes place annually. The camp’s interiors are elegant and comfortable with 7 en-suite tents. Typically, after a day’s excursion, return to relax in your hammock or meet up for sundowners by the campfire before enjoying dinner served under the stars.
Solio Lodge is located on a private wildlife sanctuary, tucked in the valley between Mount Kenya and the peaks of the Aberdare Mountains. The lodge features five luxurious cottages with private decks, each equipped with a large en-suite bathroom and a private lounge area. The chefs at Solio use fresh organic ingredients from the vegetable garden and dinner is often served under the stars within the sight of grazing waterbucks, zebras and impalas. Guests can choose from a wide range of activities including game drives, horse riding, a visit to a Kenya coffee plantation and birdwatching.
Sasaab is located near Samburu, situated on the edge of a river valley with captivating views over the Laikipia Plateau towards Mount Kenya. The lodge is built using locally sourced materials and with an exciting Moroccan influence that accommodates up to 18 guests in nine individually located tents. Each tent offers luxurious accommodation with four poster beds, enormous, open-air bathrooms and private plunge pools. Activities on offer are camel walks, cultural visits and bush walks, bird watching, stargazing and game drives into Samburu National Park.
Giraffe Manor, located just outside Nairobi, is an elegant and personally hosted hotel famous for its resident herd of Rothschild giraffe. It is one of a kind, where guests can enjoy the experience of feeding giraffe over the breakfast table or at the front door. Giraffe Manor features six double bedrooms with large four poster beds, antique furnishings, striking art decor and spacious bathrooms. But book well in advance, as it’s very popular.