10 Days Kenya Big Game Safari

This 10 days Kenya Big Game Safari gives you the best of Kenya for those seeking wildlife experiences. The safari starts with a visit to Lake Naivasha –  afresh water lake with several bird species.  A day trip to Lake Nakuru national park home to the flamingos and Pelicans and the endangered Rhinos. The Maasai Mara which is a huge expanse of breathtaking endless plains and abundant wildlife. The tour will continue to Amboseli which offers great game viewing but it’s also the place to go for the best views of the iconic Mount Kilimanjaro, world’s tallest free-standing mountain.

Day 1: Arrival to Nairobi

You will arrive in Nairobi for this 10 days safari exploring this beautiful country. A representative of Kagera Safaris will be waiting at the airport to welcome you and transfer you to your hotel for overnight.

Hemingsway / House of Waine / Palacina Suites / Fairmont the Norfolk / Giraffe Manor / The Boma

Day 2: Transfer to Lake Naivasha

Depart Nairobi this morning and transfer to Lake Naivasha arriving in time for lunch. Check in relax and have lunch. After lunch you will head to hells gate for guided nature walk in the park. You also have an option of boat rides in lake Naivasha at an extra cost .

Drive time – 2 hours
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Loidia House / Chui Lodge / Enashipai Resort

Day 3: Day trip to Lake Nakuru

After early breakfast you will depart for Lake Nakuru with packed lunch and have a full day tour of the park. Flocks of greater and lesser flamingos are found on this Lake which turns pink hence it is dubbed the pink lake. It is also  home to the endangered black and white Rhino, the big cats and other wildlife except the elephant.

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Loidia House / Chui Lodge / Enashipai Resort

Day 4: Day trip to Hells gate

Transfer to Hells gate for the day exploring this place. You will take on a nature walk enjoying the different wildlife and landscape. You will visit the hot geysers and the different breeding grounds. You can also explore the park cycling and rock climbing.

B, L & D
Loidia House / Chui Lodge / Enashipai Resort

Day 5: Transfer to Maasai Mara

Depart Lake Naivasha and drive to Maasai Mara National Reserve. Upon arrival you will check into the lodge, have lunch and rest. Later, you will take an evening game drive in the Maasai Mara game reserve.

Drive time – 5 hours OR  Schedule flight time –  45 minutes
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Bateleurs Camp / Kichwa Tembo / Mara plains camp / Little Governors / Sanctuary Olonono / Angama Mara / Zebra Plains camp

Day 6 & 7: Game drive in Maasai Mara

Spend the day on a game drive viewing Kenya’s finest wildlife. The game drives take us in search of Africa’s big five and other wildlife inhabiting this vast game reserve. You will also have an option for a cultural visit to a Maasai village.

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Bateleurs Camp / Kichwa Tembo / Mara plains camp / Little Governors / Sanctuary Olonono / Angama Mara / Zebra Plains camp

Day 8: Transfer to Amboseli National park

Take a flight from Masia Mara to Nairobi where you will be transferred by road to Amboseli. After short rest embark on a late afternoon tour of the park.

Drive time – 9 hours OR  Schedule flight time –  45 minutes
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Ol Tukai Lodge / Tortills Camp/ Tawi Lodge / Kibo Safari Camp / Porina Amboseli Camp / Zebra Plains Camp/ Elerai Camp

Day 9: Game drive in Amboseli

Spend the day exploring the park. This park is known for its large elephant herds and views of the beautiful Mount Kilimanjaro across the border in Tanzania. Depending on the season of the travel – lake Amboseli might have water or be dry.

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Ol Tukai Lodge / Tortills Camp/ Tawi Lodge / Kibo Safari Camp / Porina Amboseli Camp / Zebra Plains Camp/ Elerai Camp

Day 10: Transfer to Nairobi for Departure Flight

This marks the end of your safari, check out of the lodge and transfer to Nairobi for your departure flight.

Drive time – 5 hours OR  Schedule flight time –  35 minutes
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