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5 Days Bird Watching tour itinerary for kenya: Welcome To Sprawling Savannahs

Amboseli National Park, Masai Mara, Naivasha, Nairobi

Bird Watching Tour
Camping Tour
Wildlife Tour
Welcome To Sprawling Savannahs


Amboseli National Park-Kenya

Cross the Great Rift Valley and explore this huge expanse of gently rolling grasslands - an ideal place to spot the Big Five- Elephant, Lion, Leopard, Rhino and Buffalo. View several big-tusked elephants at Amboseli and other premier national parks. 

DAY 01

Nairobi – Amboseli National Park

  • Meet and greet our local tour guide and proceed with Safari to Amboseli National Park set at the foot of the magnificent Mount Kilimanjaro. The park has a prolific population of Elephants. Other animals likely to be seen here are Buffalo, Lion, Gazelle, Cheetah, Wildebeest, Hyena, Jackal, Masai Giraffe and Zebra. 

  • Arrive by lunchtime.

  • Go for an afternoon game drive after lunch. 

  • Have dinner and overnight stay at the camp.

DAY 02

Amboseli National Park - Naivasha

  • Have breakfast and drive north via Nairobi and down the escarpment of the Great Rift Valley. 

  • Take a brief stop at the viewpoint to take pictures.

  • Reach Lake Naivasha and have lunch. This place is home to an incredible variety of bird species. Over 400 species have been recorded here.

  • Visit Hell’s Gate National Park in the afternoon and go for a spectacular gorge walk. 

  • Climb rock or cycle in the park at an extra cost of $10 payable directly at the gate. 

  • Have dinner and overnight stay at a Camp near the lake.

DAY 03

Naivasha - Masai Mara National Reserve

  • Go for a bird walk around the lake or take a boat ride at an extra cost.

  • Drive through the Great Rift Valley.

  • Take a brief stop at Narok town for refuelling.

  • Climb the western wall entering Hemingway’s country; 'Serengeti Plains'.

  • Have lunch and proceed for an evening game viewing drive at 16:00 to view the black manned Lions, Elephants, Leopards, Cheetahs, Buffalos and other plains game. The sighting of Rhino and Leopard cannot be guaranteed and luck is a necessary factor as they are sparsely numbered, very shy and elusive.

  • Have dinner and an overnight stay at the camp.

DAY 04

Full Day Masai Mara National Reserve

  • Have breakfast at 07:30 and begin tracking game in the Masai Mara National Reserve.

  • Spend a full day in game viewing across the rich, tree studded grassland and rolling hills. The extensive road and track network of this reserve provides excellent photography and close viewing opportunities.

  • Get a chance to see black manned Lions, Leopards and Cheetahs. It also has numerous Elephants and virtually every type of wildlife to be found in Kenya. Antelopes, Wildebeests, Zebras and Maasai Giraffes can be seen as well as scavengers like Hyenas and Vultures. Bird life is also prolific with over 450 species having been recorded.

  • View game on the way to Mara River, where you can enjoy a picnic lunch beside the river as you watch Hippos and crocodiles on the river bank.

  • Return to the camp at 16:00.

  • Have dinner and overnight stay at the Camp.

DAY 05

Masai Mara National Reserve – Nairobi

  • 06:30 to 08:30- Go for a pre-breakfast game drive.

  • Return to the camp for a leisurely breakfast.

  • Check-out from the camp and depart to the Masai Mara region.

  • Have lunch en route.

  • Arrive in Nairobi late afternoon.

  • 800 USD Per Adult
  • Return Transfers at JKIA as specified.

  • Accommodation as specified in the itinerary on full board in the Camps.

  • All Park Entrance Fees.

  • Exclusive transport in a safari tour microbus with a game viewing roof hatch and UHF radio.

  • Game drives as specialized in the itinerary.

  • Services of an English speaking Driver cum Tour Guide experienced in game spotting.

  • Fuel, driver and car park fees, driver's allowance.

  • All park entry fees for clients, driver cum guide and vehicle.

  • One bottle of mineral water per day while on game drives.

  • International flight tickets and visa costs.

  • Tips, drinks, laundry, calls and all such costs of a personal nature.

  • Credit Card Surcharge of 5% or Bank Transfer Fees of USD 50.

  • Extras- (Optional)

    • Balloon Safari – US $ 450 PP.

    • Boat Riding in Lake Naivasha – USD 20PP.

    • Cycling in Hell’s Gate National Park - USD 6 PP.

  • Please bring-

    • Torch.

    • Mineral water.

    • Binoculars.

    • Camera.

    • Hat.

    • Sunscreen.

    • Sunglasses.

    • Insect repellant.

    • Warm clothing.

Amboseli National Park, Masai Mara, Naivasha, Nairobi

Bird Watching Tour
Camping Tour
Wildlife Tour

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