This safari holiday is one full week with enough sightings and memories to last a very long time. Starts Nairobi/Ends Nairobi. We’ll pick you up from the airport or your hotel. Travel comfortably in your own pop up top 4 x 4 Land Cruiser jeep. Switch in Tanzania to a private pop up top 4 x 4 Land Cruiser jeep.
0730hrs: Pick up from the Nairobi airport/Nairobi hotel or residence.
Depart Nairobi for Amboseli National Park via the Nairobi – Mombasa road
The morning drive is via open African savanna country dotted with local homesteads and colorful Maasai herdsmen grazing their cattle as you enjoy game drives via the African savannah.
Thereafter drive to camp or lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Early pre-breakfast game viewing drives at the national park.
Weather permitting the clouds will shear off, leaving you mesmerized by the majesty of the Kilimanjaro and its gleaming snowcapped peaks.
Today shall be spent exploring Amboseli National park on unlimited game viewing drives.
Early pre-breakfast game viewing drive in search of the predators and grazers.
Proceed on the cross-border drive into Tanzania.
There shall be a stop for immigration formalities at the Namanga (Kenya / Tanzania) border town.
Lunch shall be at the Arusha town of Tanzania.
Proceed to Lake Manyara for game viewing in search of the famous tree-climbing lions and large flocks of flamingos.
The Lake Manyara national park is small and scenic
Early wonderful sunrise views as you enjoy breakfast at your Lake Manyara accommodation
Later depart for Serengeti via the Olduvai Gorge
Here, we visit various sites of the Gorge to see where the remains of prehistoric man were discovered
This is as we proceed to the vastness of the Serengeti plains with an afternoon of game viewing drives.
The day shall be spent at the Serengeti on game viewing drives
The Serengeti game reserve is overwhelmingly large- the variety and concentration of game is awesome
Its regions are climatically varied
This we experience as we traverse the plains in search of the “BIG 5”
Depart Serengeti with picnic lunches and game viewing drives en-route
Descend (600M) into the floor of the Ngorongoro crater
It shall be almost a full day of awesome game viewing drives with a picnic lunch break at Ngoitoktok springs picnic site
Game volume and concentration is left to your imagination
Later ascend to the crater rim for magnificent sunset views
After breakfast –depart for Arusha
Proceed to Nairobi via the Namanga border town
Arrive Nairobi in the early evening
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