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12 Days Kenya And Tanzania For The Year 2021
  • Tour Category

    Private Tour

  • Tour Types

    Nature, Safari, Wildlife

  • Duration

    12 Days

  • Activity Level

    Easy

  • Language

    English

Description

This 12 days trip takes you through Hell's Gate National Park, Maasai mara game reserve in Kenya after which the journey proceeds to Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, Lake Manyara National Park, and finally to Amboseli National Park where you'll be able to see the tallest mountain in East Africa (Mount Kilimanjaro) trip to Mara National Reserve in Kenya from July through to October and see the awesome spectacle of the wildebeest migration. Over two million animals migrate from the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania to the greener pastures of the Mara Reserve. In addition to all this, take in the unique flora and fauna that live in the area. 

Highlights
  • Wildebeest Migration
  • Search for the big 5
  • Hot air balloon safari (optional)
  • Game watching 
  • Day 1: Nairobi to Hell's gate National Park expand_more
    • Get picked up from your hotel and depart for the famous Rift Valley Lakes, while heading to Lake Naivasha.
    • Check in and enjoy refreshments.
    • Head to the Freshwater lake, home to over 400 bird species and a large population of hippo.
    • Take a boat ride past all the hippos and visit the stunning Crescent Island sanctuary. With your tourist guides, walk amongst Giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, and waterbuck.
    • Head back to Naivasha Sopa Lodge for dinner and a good night’s rest.

    Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

  • Day 2: Naivasha to Masai Mara game reserve expand_more
    • Head to Africa's premier game reserve, the Maasai Mara after breakfast.
    • Stop at the Great Rift Valley viewpoint on route to the Mara and take in the magnificent view over the plains.
    • Check-in and eat lunch.
    • Head out for your first game drive in Maasai Mara, searching for the big cats and plenty of wildebeest!

    Head back for dinner and overnight at keekorok lodge or similar

    Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

  • Day 3: Maasai mara game reserve. expand_more
    • Have your breakfast and depart with packed lunches for a full day of exploring the park in search of the Big 5 and other wild game.
    • See how an optional hot air balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost, or a visit to the Masai Village to learn their culture and way of life.
    • See lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many more kinds of antelopes, and elephant.
    • Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at keekorok lodge or Similar.

    Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

  • Day 4: Maasai mara full day expand_more
    • Have your breakfast and depart with packed lunches for a full day of exploring the park in search of the Big 5 and other wild game.
    • Witness the migration (seasonal). The spectacular annual event takes place in the Mara, the migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture.
    • Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at keekorok lodge or similar.

    Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

  • Day 5. Maasai mara-serengeti national park expand_more
    • Leave the lodge soon after breakfast and drive through the southern part of the reserve viewing game as you proceed to the Tanzanian border at Isebania/Sirari.
    • Finish the immigration procedures, meet the Tanzania representative and proceed to Serengeti National Park.
    • View game as you proceed to Serengeti Katikati tented camp or similar for dinner and overnight stay.

    Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

  • Serengeti National Park expand_more
    • Depart after breakfast with packed lunches for a full day game drive exploring the park.
    • Keep an eye for the tree-climbing lions and their big cat compatriots.
    • Return in the evening for a deserved rest.

    Dinner and overnight stay at Serengeti Katikati tented camp or similar.

    Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 7: Serengeiti to Ngorongoro crater expand_more
    • Eat breakfast.
    • Proceed to the magnificent Ngorongoro Crater via the historical Olduvai Gorge. The Olduvai Gorge cuts through rock beds layered in time sequence from 2 million years ago to the present. It is here where humanoid bones have been found, including a direct ancestor of modern man. Fossil footprints (over three million years old) have also been found here and are the most ancient footprints yet discovered. 
    • Dinner and overnight stay at Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge or similar.

    Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

  • Ngorongoro crater expand_more
    • Wake up for an early breakfast.
    • Drive south to the magnificent Ngorongoro Crater via the historical Olduvai Gorge whilst game watching, being only interrupted by a packed lunch.
    • Engage in intensive game watching, while being interrupted only by a picnic lunch.
    • Keep an eye on the diversity of mammals found there.

    Dinner and overnight stay at Ngorongoro Rhino Lodge or similar.

  • Ngorongoro crater to Lake Manyara National Park. expand_more
    • Depart after breakfast for Lake Manyara National Park arriving in time for lunch.
    • Check-in and later proceed for an afternoon game drive of its rich birdlife, till evening. 

    Dinner and overnight at Burudika Manyara Lodge or similar for dinner and overnight stay.

    Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

  • Day 10: L.manyara-amboseli national park expand_more
    • Jump on early breakfast, driving into Kenya via the Namanga border.
    • Finish the immigration process, and leave for Amboseli National Park.
    • Arrive on time for lunch at Sentrim Tented camp.
    • Check-in, relax and later depart for an afternoon game drive till sunset.
    • Return to camp for dinner and overnight.

    Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 11: Amboseli National Park. expand_more
    • Spend a full day in this amazing park - the home of elephants.
    • Keep a lookout for herds of elephants, lolling around.
    • Head for morning and afternoon game drives.   

    Meals and overnight at Kibo Safari Camp

    Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

  • Day 12. Amboseli National Park. expand_more
    • Pack your bags after morning breakfast and head back to Nairobi.
    • Drop off at the airport for your flight back home.
What's Included
  • Accommodation as detailed in the itinerary.

  • Flying doctors (AMREF) insurance cover for each client travelling with us to the end of their trip valid for one month.

  • All meals noted in the itinerary. Each day generally includes Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner buffets consisting of both western and local dishes.

  • Transportation in standard game viewing safari vehicle complete with pop-up roof for easy viewing and photography.

  • Every passenger is guaranteed a window seat (private tour or group tour)

  • Driver/guide speaks English and has in-depth knowledge of the flora, fauna, birds, landscape, and Kenyan culture.

  • A minivan outfitted with two-way, long-range high-frequency radio communications equipment.

  • Each minivan carries safari accessories, including wildlife books, beanbags to support cameras on car doors and window sills, binoculars, a first-aid kit, an ice chest, and a fire extinguisher.

  • Park entrance fees and game drive as noted in the itinerary.

  • All government taxes, levies, Mineral water and fees.

  • Pick up and drop off transfers and free dinner or lunch at carnivore restaurant.

What's Excluded
  • Domestic and international airfares and departures taxes.

  • Personal communications charges for telephone calls, faxes, email, etc.

  • Tips and gratuities for your driver/guide.

  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. (Bottled mineral water is provided in the minivan while on game drives.)

  • Laundry services.

  • Between meal snacks, parks, attractions, and events not included in your itinerary

Meeting Point

Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO), Embakasi, Nairobi, Kenya

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Starting From

From

USD 5964.00 / person

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