The Great Migration tour to Kenya – August 2017

Introduction

Home to the “Big Five” of Africa, Kenya offers excellent wildlife viewing with a good chance of seeing the African Lion, African Elephant, Cape Buffalo, African Leopard, and Rhinoceros during the game drives. Add to it one of the greatest wildlife spectacle – the “Wildebeest Migration“, the beautiful rift valley lake – Lake Nakuru, beautiful scenery & scapes at Samburu, the lush foothills of Aberdares Mountain Range and the world famous Maasai Mara game reserve.

Coming August, join Wild India to explore these various habitats in Kenya as we would be on lookout for a variety of wildlife as well as some stunning landscapes coupled with excellent stay & food – a unique experience into the wild to be cherished for lifetime.


Tour Itinerary

Day 1

  • Arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International airport.
  • After clearing immigration formalities, check-in at resort in Nairobi.
  • Overnight at resort in Nairobi – Royal Orchid Hotel or Intercontinental Hotel

Day 2

  • After breakfast, drive towards the lush foothills of the Aberdares Mountain range
  • Lunch at Aberdare Country Club
  • Post lunch, transfer to the Ark Lodge – overlooking a waterhole & salt lick where we have good chance of observing the ‘Big Five’ 
  • Overnight at the Ark Lodge

Day 3

  • After breakfast, depart for Samburu – located at North rugged Semi desert region.
  • Game drives to explore the National Park. 
  • Overnight at the resort  Samburu Sopa Lodge.

Day 4

  • After breakfast, depart for Lake Nakuru National Park. 
  • Game drives to explore the National Park. 
  • Overnight at the resort – Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge.

Day 5

  • After breakfast, depart for Maasai Mara Game Reserve via the Great Rift Valley & check-in the resort by noon.
  • Post lunch, do game drive to explore the reserve. 
  • Overnight at the resort – Keekorok Lodge.

Day 6

  • Spend full day in Maasai Mara with morning & evening drives at the reserve. 
  • Overnight at the resort – Keekorok Lodge.

Day 7

  • Spend full day in Maasai Mara with morning & evening drives at the reserve.
  • Overnight at the resort – Keekorok Lodge.

Day 8

  • After breakfast, proceed to Nairobi.
  • Have lunch en-route and arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International airport to catch home bound flight.
  • Back to India with an wilderness experience of lifetime.

Tour Cost: 2650 USD Per Person.

Tour cost includes

  • All transportation in 4X4 Land Cruisers
  • All accommodation with meals during the stay
  • Park entry fees, Guide Charges, Service Taxes & fee
  • Mineral water during journey

Tour cost do not include

  • International flights + Taxes, Visa costs
  • Travel & Personal accidental insurance
  • Personal expenses like telephone calls & so on
  • Any charges not mentioned in “Cost includes”.

Image credit: Dr. Dhananjay Joshi