Samburu G.R | Meru N.P | Masai Mara N.P

SAFARI HIGHLIGHTS

  • Experience three of the most iconic destinations in Kenya.
  • Small group therefore managing each individual expectations.
  • Learn more on the history of George and Joy Adamson and the famous Born Free film.
  • Five days in the world’s best safari destination – Masai Mara National Reserve.
  • Recap session on the last night of the safari.

 

Safari Dates/Departures

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Prime Safari: Covers only Masai Mara National Reserve and is Relatively short (7 days)

Grand Safari: This covers Samburu National Reserve, Solio Wildlife Sanctuary, Lake Nakuru National Park and Masai Mara National Reserve and is for 12 days.

SAFARI DESCRIPTION

The #Bigcatshow Safari concentrates on the African big cats and all their relationship in the environme . This means that we as well get caught in situation where we dwell on other species that aren't necessarily big cats and all together you get a portfolio that document the #bigcatshow. The journey Will start on the Kenya's Northern Frontier District in Samburu Game Reserve then find its way the slopes of Mt. Kenya at Solio Wildlife Sanctuary. Thereafter, it will get down to the Great Rift Valley's Lake Nakuru National Park and conclude at the home of big cats - great plains of Masai Mara National Reserve

It is a standard photo Safari that has proven to be famous and the outcome is more than expectations.

SAFARI ITINERARY

Day 1

Upon arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, You will be met by Wild Extracts/Aquila Safaris team and taken to your hotel where you will spend this first night. After check-in, you will be briefed about the entire programme for the trip.

OVERNIGHT AT EKA HOTEL [HB]

Day 2, 3 & 4

Samburu National Reserve

Three days will be spent here as we try get a glimpse of the native Lions, leopards and hundreds of Elephants in the reserve. The conservation of African elephants here has proven to be so successful and it will be a chance view them up close and in all angles alongside our mission of the big cat hunt.

OVERNIGHT AT SAMBURU INTREPIDS CAMP [FB]

Day 5 & 6

Solio Wildlife Conservancy

After breakfast in the Samburu game reserve, we will start another exiting journey to the foothills of Mt. Kenya. This conservancy is renowned for its successful efforts of the black and white rhinos. It is one of the highest populated with rhinos as a single unit in Africa.
Besides the rhinos, the conservancy has healthy pride of lions, buffalos, hundreds species of birds all with the backdrop of amazing views of Mt. Kenya.

OVERNIGHT RHINO WATCH LODGE ON [FB]

Day 7

Lake Nakuru National Park

After having good time with the rhino and their beauty, a short drive will take us to the floor of The Great Rift Valley. Lake Nakuru is one of the salt water lake in Rift valley lakes known for its biodiversity. From bird watching to aquatic species here you get it all.
Big animals like Rhino,lions,buffaloes,leopards thrives here in numbers, great opportunity to photograph bird that's why they call it birdwatchers paradise with over 400 species recorded, both lesser and greater flamingos used to be in big numbers but due some natural phenomenal the water has changed thus reduced the number but still available in numbers.

OVERNIGHT FLAMINGO HILL CAMP ON FULL BOARD BASIS

Day 8 – 11

Masai Mara National Reserve

After the lake adventure, we will head South West Kenya to seek the climax of the safari in the world famous destination – Masai Mara National Reserve.

We will spend the next five days here aiming to get the best from this destination. It is the home of the big five, cheetahs, hippos, crocodiles plus much more aspect of nature. Masai Mara is an all year destination unless you are specific to the great migration.

OVERNIGHT AT MARA BUSH CAMP [FB]

Day 12

Masai Mara – Nairobi

After an early morning game drive. We will depart to Nairobi where you will be transferred to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your flight.