Kenya Family Safari
Met by our representative at Nairobi airport and
transfer to the Southern Sun Mayfair, Nairobi, for 2
nights (Bed & Breakfast basis). The Mayfair has
attractive gardens and two swimming pools and is ideal
Visit the Daphne Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage
overlooking Nairobi National Park. As the expert
handlers introduce the lively elephant and rhino orphans
and feeding time begins, you will have a close encounter
with these delightful little creatures which come up to
visitors to be stroked.
Then continue to the nearby Giraffe Centre. From its
tree-house balconies you can look these graceful mammals
in the eye. The giraffes at the Centre are so at ease
with their human visitors that they will happily eat
from your hand! Lunch at Karen Blixen Cottages and then
return to the Southern Sun Mayfair.
Pick up from hotel and transfer to Nairobi Wilson
Airport for the 1 hour flight to Samburu. Met and
transferred to Samburu Intrepids, arriving for lunch. 2
nights at Samburu Intrepids (Full Board basis). Children
can take part in the activities of the Adventurers'
Club. Afternoon game drive in Samburu Reserve. Dinner
and overnight at Samburu Intrepids.
Morning and afternoon game drives and children's
activities at Samburu Intrepids (Full Board basis).
Transfer to the airstrip and fly direct from Samburu to
Masai Mara. Met and transferred to Mara Intrepids,
arriving for lunch. 2 nights at Mara Intrepids (Full
Board basis). Children can take part in the activities
of the Adventurers' Club. Afternoon game drive in Mara
Reserve. Dinner and overnight at Mara Intrepids.
* Optional Balloon Safari and Champagne Breakfast.
Morning and afternoon game drives and children's
activities at Mara Intrepids (Full Board basis).
Morning game drive and fly back to Nairobi arriving
12.15. Optional beach extension (supplements apply): fly
to Mombasa, Ukunda (Diani) or Malindi to extend your
holiday with a stay on the beautiful Kenya coast. Ask us
for details and a quote.
SAFARI HOLIDAY SPECIAL.
7 Nights / 8 Days - Sweetwaters - Samburu - Lake Nakuru
- Masai Mara - Nairobi
Day 01: NAIROBI – SWEETWATERS
Your safari adventure begins with a warm welcome by our
customer service representatives upon your arrival at
Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. Your home tonight
will be at the exquisite SWEETWATERS TENTED CAMP in the
secluded heart of the Ol Pejeta Ranch and Rhino
sanctuary. Built within a private ranch, the camp is a
“Rhino heaven” which also supports a wide variety of
other wildlife such as elephants, giraffes etc, it is
only here that you can have a night game drive at extra
cost. 25 of the 30 luxurious tents overlook the water
hole and some are built on stilts to offer you a better
view. Each luxurious tent comes with en-suite
facilities, a patio (verandah) and is set under a thatch
roof. A visit to the Chimpanzee sanctuary should not be
missed and remember to pack your swimming gear because
the camp has a swimming pool, table tennis, board games
and satellite television. Lunch will be served at the
Camp. Dinner and overnight at luxurious SWEETWATERS
Day 02: SWEETWATERS – SAMBURU
After breakfast, we drive further north to SAROVA SHABA
LODGE. It’s located high above the banks of the
life-giving Uaso Nyiro River in the Shaba Game Reserve.
The lodge beautifully incorporates the existing natural
springs as one of its special features. The 1989 movie
“Born Free”, a true-life story of George and Joy Adamson
was shot in the Game Reserve and some of the scenes were
shot at the lodge. An open-air restaurant over looking
the river, swimming pool, curio shop, bars, and it’s
location at an oasis make it a perfect base from which
to explore the Shaba Reserve, as well as its sister
reserve - Buffalo Springs to the west.
Apart from being the only location in Kenya where you
will find Gerenuk, the reserve is renowned for its
unique collection of other species of animals, such as
Somali Ostrich, Reticulated Giraffe, Beisa Oryx, Grevy
Zebra, Cheetah, and Lions. After Enjoying an afternoon
Game (wildlife) viewing in the reserve filled with
scenic beauty, we return for dinner and overnight at
SAROVA SHABA LODGE .
Day 03: SAMBURU
Before dawn we head out in search of Africa’s wild cats.
From the game drive we return to the lodge for breakfast
and relax perhaps read a book/novel, sunbathe and go for
a refreshing dip in the uniquely designed swimming pool
before heading out again on your afternoon game drive.
All meals & overnight at, SAROVA SHABA LODGE .
Day 04: SAMBURU – LAKE NAKURU
After an early breakfast drive south through Isiolo,
crossing the northernmost foothills of Mount Kenya,
until we reach Nanyuki town. Heading west we make a
brief stopover at Thomson Falls and then drive southward
to Lake Nakuru. Lake Nakuru is known as an
ornithological paradise by birdwatchers because the lake
is world famous as the location of the greatest bird
spectacle on earth which boasts any where between one
and two million lesser and greater pink flamingos that
feed on the abundant algae thriving in the lakes warm
waters. The park has also been established for the
protection of endangered species such as the rhino and
is also home to Columbus monkeys, Leopards, Giraffes,
and a variety of plain antelope.
Lunch will be served at LAKE NAKURU LODGE. An afternoon
game drive around the lakeshore will be the main feature
for the afternoon, dinner & overnight at LAKE NAKURU
Day 05: LAKE NAKURU –LAKE NAIVASHA
After an early breakfast, our safari will be destined
for Lake Naivasha, the only freshwater lake in the Rift
Valley. The lake is home to a large colony of hippos and
it’s also a Mecca for bird watchers and researchers
since over 400 different species of birds have been
The lakes location and wildlife makes it an ideal place
for an afternoon boat ride. A visit to the liberating
Crescent Island, which is completely undeveloped, wild
and free, is one of the few places on earth where you
can walk among herds of zebra, wildebeest, gazelle,
giraffe and dik diks. There are no predators and no
fences so it will be quite a liberating and exciting
feeling to walk among the wildlife.
Lunch will be served at Lake Naivasha. In the afternoon
enjoy an unforgettable and memorable boat ride. Later
enjoy your dinner prepared from the freshest lakeside
produce and ingredients. Dinner and overnight at LAKE
NAIVASHA COUNTRY CLUB.
Day 06: LAKE NAIVASHA – MASAI MARA
Today our safari expedition will take us to the jewel of
Kenya’s parks, the world famous Masai Mara Game Reserve.
This is Kenya’s number one park and is always on every
tourist’s “Must see list”. Full of life with various
types of animals and birds, Masai Mara crown’s the
climax of every safari in Kenya. Apart from the big
five, the Masai Mara is most famous for the spectacular
annual migration of over a million wildebeest, zebra,
gazelle etc from the Serengeti in northern Tanzania
crossing the Mara River into Kenya in search of fresh
feeding grounds, which takes place in late July or
Lunch will be served at the excellent MARA SERENA LODGE
your new home for the next two nights. After lunch and
some time for relaxation, or sunbathing and going for a
dive in the pool, your driver/guide will take you for an
afternoon game drive in search of the shy and elusive
leopard, the solitary and ill-tempered Rhino, lions,
buffalos, and many others. As the sun starts to edge its
way dip into the African horizon it will be the perfect
opportunity to capture the beautiful Mara landscape on a
camera. Dinner & overnight at, MARA SERENA LODGE.
Day 07: MASAI MARA
An early morning game drive before dawn, followed by
breakfast, is the perfect start of another unforgettable
and memorable day in Africa. In between the morning and
afternoon game drives you can take time out to swim in
the pool or simply sit back, relax and enjoy the
peaceful atmosphere of the lodge and the natural flora
and fauna surrounding it. All meals and overnight at,
MARA SERENA LODGE.
Day 08: MASAI MARA – NAIROBI
After breakfast we drive back to Nairobi with a game
drive enroute arriving early afternoon. Dinner and
overnight at The Stanley Hotel.