Kenya’s Wildlife Diversity 8 Days
Explore the magnificent wildlife diversity of Kenya with Napanda Safaris on an unforgettable 8-day adventure. Embark on an immersive journey through the country’s breathtaking landscapes and encounter a wide array of unique and iconic animals in their natural habitats. From thrilling game drives in renowned national parks to up-close encounters with endangered species, this itinerary promises an extraordinary wildlife experience like no other. Discover Kenya’s rich biodiversity and create memories that will last a lifetime.
Upon your arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, you will be warmly greeted by our representative who will transfer you to your hotel. Take some time to relax and recover from your journey, or explore the vibrant capital city at your own pace. In the evening, enjoy a delicious welcome dinner and a briefing about your upcoming wildlife adventure.
Majestic Elephants and Stunning Landscapes
After an early breakfast, depart from Nairobi and head south towards Amboseli National Park. Known for its spectacular views of Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest peak, Amboseli offers a stunning backdrop for wildlife encounters. Upon arrival, check-in at your lodge and enjoy a rejuvenating lunch. In the afternoon, embark on your first game drive, where you'll have the opportunity to spot a variety of wildlife, including large herds of elephants, lions, zebras, and more. As the sun sets, return to your lodge for a delectable dinner and a relaxing evening.
Start your day with an early morning game drive to witness the park's inhabitants at the peak of their activity. Keep your camera ready as you search for elephants roaming against the backdrop of Mount Kilimanjaro, along with other wildlife such as buffalos, giraffes, and numerous bird species. After the game drive, return to your lodge for a hearty breakfast. Spend the rest of the morning at leisure, soaking in the awe-inspiring views. In the afternoon, set out on another thrilling game drive, followed by a delightful dinner at your lodge.
After breakfast, bid farewell to Amboseli and journey towards Lake Nakuru National Park, renowned for its diverse birdlife and protected rhino population. Upon arrival, settle into your lodge and savor a delicious lunch. In the afternoon, embark on a game drive around the picturesque lake, where you'll witness the mesmerizing sight of thousands of pink flamingos lining the shores. Keep an eye out for the park's other residents, including rhinos, lions, zebras, and waterbucks. As the day comes to a close, enjoy a sumptuous dinner and a relaxing evening at your lodge.
After breakfast, depart for the world-famous Masai Mara National Reserve, one of Africa's premier wildlife destinations. Upon arrival, check-in at your lodge and enjoy a delectable lunch. In the afternoon, embark on a game drive through the vast plains of the Mara, where you'll have the opportunity to spot the "Big Five" (lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo, and rhino) along with an abundance of other wildlife. Later, visit a traditional Maasai village to immerse yourself in the local culture and learn about their customs and way of life. Return to your lodge for a delightful dinner and a peaceful night's sleep.
Spend the next two days exploring the wonders of the Masai Mara on thrilling game drives. Set out early in the morning, when wildlife activity is at its peak, and witness predators on the hunt or the annual wildebeest migration (season-dependent). Your expert guide will navigate through the reserve, ensuring you have the best chances of encountering diverse wildlife, including cheetahs, giraffes, hyenas, zebras, and a plethora of bird species. Take a break during the day to enjoy a picnic lunch surrounded by nature's beauty. In the evenings, return to your lodge for delicious meals and relaxation.
After a final breakfast at your lodge, bid farewell to the Masai Mara and embark on a scenic drive back to Nairobi. Arrive in time for a farewell lunch at a local restaurant, where you can reminisce about your incredible wildlife adventure in Kenya. Following lunch, our representative will transfer you to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your onward journey or return flight home, marking the end of your unforgettable safari experience with Napanda Safaris.
- Airport transfers
- Accommodation in carefully selected lodges
- All meals as specified in the itinerary
- Transportation in a comfortable safari vehicle
- Professional safari guide
- Game drives and park fees
- Visit a Maasai village
- International and domestic flights
- Visa fees (if applicable)
- Travel Insurance
- Tips and gratuities
- Personal expenses
- Optional activities not mentioned in the itinerary