7 Nights Maasai Mara Naivasha Ol-Pajeta Samburu Safari
Day 1: Masai Mara National Reserve
Morning departure from Nairobi, across its vast floor to the Masai Mara Game Reserve, with its gently rolling grasslands, abundant wildlife and prolific birdlife. Arrive at the lodge in time for lunch and in the afternoon (4pm), a game drive in the conservancy where you might spot great herds of shuffling elephants, zebras clustered in geometric confusion, and sleepy lions resting in the shade of acacia trees.
Dinner and overnight stay
Day 2: Masai Mara – Whole Day
Morning Breakfast then proceed to the reserve for a full day game drive and will carry packed lunch. Masai Mara is one of unique reserve in Kenya. Its offer wildlife, birdlife, nature, and culture of Maasai community.
Dinner and Overnight stay.
Day 3: Masai Mara – Whole Day
Morning Breakfast then proceed to the reserve for a full day game drive and will carry packed lunch. Masai Mara is one of unique reserve in Kenya. Its offer wildlife, birdlife, nature and culture of Maasai community.
Dinner and Overnight stay.
Day 4: Masai Mara – Naivasha
Wake up for an early morning breakfast. Check out of the lodge and embark on your journey to Naivasha, Lake Naivasha is among the only two freshwater lakes in the rift valley and this lake is known for its great number of bird species. You will check at your hotel, freshen up and in the afternoon take a boat ride in the lake, then in the evening relax at the hotel.
Day 5: Naivasha- Ol-Pajeta
Early morning breakfast and set of towards Olpajeta conservancy in Laikipia, this is a world-renowned conservancy due to its effort to conserve the Rhino species and every year there is a marathon dubbed Lewa which raises money for the conservancy. Here too is home to a chimpanzee sanctuary hence you will have a lot to see. Spend your night in the conservancy.
Day 6: Ol-Pajeta – Samburu
The Samburu National Reserve is located on the banks of the Ewaso Ng’iro river in Kenya. On the other side of the river is the Buffalo Springs National Reserve. The park is 165 km² in size and is situated 350 kilometers from Nairobi. It ranges in altitude from 800 to 1230m above sea level. Geographically, it is located in Samburu County.
This is a premium safari destination in Kenya for lovers of authentic game safaris and wildlife not forgetting bird watching paradise. The Samburu National Reserve was one of the two areas in which conservationists George Adamson and Joy Adamson raised Elsa made famous in the best-selling book and award-winning movie Born Free.
The Samburu National Reserve is also the home of Kamunyak, a lioness famous for adopting Oryx calves.
You will be able to view the sisal and pineapple plantations en-route. You will arrive just in time for lunch at Samburu safari lodge tented camp after checking in. Take an afternoon game drive in the park and view several animals including a third of Kenya’s giraffe species and the rare reticulated giraffe which is only found in the northern parks, gravy’s zebra blue shanked Somali ostrich, Beisa Oryx, vulture, and guinea fowls among others. Meals and overnight stay are at the Samburu Game Lodge.
Day 7: Samburu Whole Day
You will have a full day in Samburu with morning and evening game drives. After breakfast, we will head out for a game drive and see many animals graze. This is a semi-arid park and has got lots of trees, water, and shades which entice wildlife. You will also get to see the famous “Big Five” that is lions, elephants, leopards, rhinos, buffaloes, and many more. Meals and overnight stay will be at the Samburu Game Lodge.
Day 8: Samburu Nairobi
Have an early morning breakfast check out of the hotel and start your journey back to Nairobi
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