Kenyan Safari Discovery

A game drive safari, Kenya's Maasai Mara National Park.
IDEAL LENGTH 8 nights
Price From $6,240 pp
When to Go Jan, Feb, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
Kenyan Safari Discovery

“Explore Kenya’s heartlands on this nine-day itinerary. Prepare for open plains, dramatic skies and elephants roaming in front of your lodge. You’ll also visit the regions of Laikipia and the Maasai Mara.”

Day 1

Day 1
Arrival Nairobi – Samburu

Upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi, you’ll be escorted to Wilson Airport for your flight to Samburu. Check into your lodge and spend the afternoon at leisure.

Day 2

Day 2
Shaba National Reserve

Spend two days on safari in the Shaba National Reserve. Enjoy nature drives, guided bush walks, and visits to local villages. Back at the camp, eat bush breakfasts next to the river, watch elephants and lions drink at the natural spring, take a refreshing dip in the pool, and sip sundowners.

Day 3

Day 3
Shaba National Reserve

Enjoy time at leisure at Shaba National Reserve.

Go on nature drives, guided bush walks, and visits to local villages.

Back at the camp, eat bush breakfasts next to the river, watch elephants and lions drink at the natural spring, take a refreshing dip in the pool, and sip sundowners.

Day 4

Day 4
Shaba National Reserve - Laikipia

This morning you’ll be transferred by light aircraft to Sosian Lodge on the Laikipia Plateau. This camp offers abundant safari activities, including day and night game drives, horseback and camel safaris, fly camping, birdwatching, guided bush walks, cultural experiences, and cattle ranching.

There’ll also be time to relax on your private deck, take a dip in the pool, and enjoy a game of tennis.

Day 5

Day 5
Laikipia

Today you'll enjoy time at leisure.

Head on day and night game drives, horseback and camel safaris. Try fly camping, birdwatching, guided bush walks, cultural experiences, and cattle ranching.

There’ll also be time to relax on your private deck, take a dip in the pool, and enjoy a game of tennis.

Day 6

Day 6
Laikipia - Maasai Mara

Today you’ll be transferred to the Maasai Mara via light aircraft, where you’ll check into your luxury lodge. Discover the Maasai Mara on day and night game drives, get close to nature on a guided bush walk, enjoy cultural visits, and enjoy bush breakfasts and sundowners.

Day 7

Day 7
Maasai Mara

Discover the Maasai Mara on day and night game drives, get close to nature on a guided bush walk, enjoy cultural visits, and enjoy bush breakfasts and sundowners.

Day 8

Day 8
Maasai Mara

Discover the Maasai Mara on day and night game drives, get close to nature on a guided bush walk, enjoy cultural visits, and enjoy bush breakfasts and sundowners.

Day 9

Day 9
Departure

Today you’ll be escorted to the airport for your onward journey.

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itinerary highlights
  • Witness iconic African wildlife in their natural environment

  • Appreciate the natural beauty of the Shaba National Reserve

  • Stay in intimate luxury tented camps

  • Experience a horseback or camel safari at the Laikipia Plateau

  • See the Great Migration at Maasai Mara

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