5 Days from$1700 p/p in USD
Guided, Large Group, Small Group
This is a relaxed and easy paced 5-day Kenya safari. Visit Aberdare National Park where you stay at The Ark which offers fantastic game viewing from the comfort of the lodge. You’ll also go on game drives to search for the wealth of wildlife as well as soak up the scenic landscapes and waterfalls. Next stay at Samburu National Reserve and explore this reserve as well as Buffalo Springs. You might spot the rare oryx, gerenuk, Grevy’s zebra, reticulated giraffe, Somali ostrich and more.
Safari types:Big Five Safari, Guided Safari, Wildlife Safari
You will visit:Samburu National Reserve, Aberdare National Park, Buffalo Springs Reserve
Wildlife:Big Five, Birds, Antelope, Gerenuk, Giraffe, Zebra, Wildebeest, Hippo, Crocodile, Hyena, Lion, Leopard, Cheetah, Buffalo, Elephant, Rhino, Jackal, Warthog
Activities:Game Drive, Game Viewing
Getting around:4x4 Safari Vehicle
Start/end:Start/end in Nairobi
Price Per Person – USD
From USD 1,700 per person
- Transport in a Land Cruiser with pop-up roof for easy game viewing & photography
- 4 nights’ accommodation in preferred camp or similar
- All meals as indicated on the itinerary
- Park entry fees
- Comprehensive game drives
- Services of professional tour guide driver
- Arrival and departure transfers
- Entry fees of the driver/guide and the vehicle
- Bottled mineral water while on safari
- International flights to and from Nairobi
- Items of Personal Nature
- Travel Insurance
Day by Day Overview
After breakfast, you will proceed to the Aberdare National Park to arrive in the afternoon. You will have lunch on your way to the Aberdares and then enjoy an afternoon game drive. Afterwards you will be transferred to The Ark. The Ark has four viewing decks with balconies and lounges to provide superb game viewing from the comfort of the lodge. The animals come to you! Later dinner and overnight at The Ark.
After a nice breakfast at the lodge, you will go for a full day game in the park. Aberdare National Park is called the ‘majestic moorland’ and is characterized by picturesque, steep forested ravines and open moorland. You will be able to see elephants, black rhinos, leopards, hyenas, olive baboons and much more. Our tour guide will do his best to show you all the animals which are living in this park but he will also take you to the most beautiful waterfalls. You will enjoy a great picnic lunch under the tree in the park. At the end of the afternoon he will bring you back to The Ark where you can relax before having dinner.
Depart from the Aberdares to explore both Samburu and Buffalo Springs Reserves. Arrive in time for lunch at Lion King Bush Camp and relax, getting ready for your first afternoon game drive. Samburu National Reserve offers distinctive vistas of rugged hills and undulating hills. You will have a chance to spot the rare oryx, gerenuk, Grevy’s zebra, reticulated giraffe, Somali ostrich, crocodiles, hippos, herds of elephants, buffaloes, lions, hyena, cheetahs and if you lucky enough the elusive leopard. The mix of grassland and wood with a swamp and riverine forest makes the reserve home to a wide variety of animal and bird-life while game viewing in the reserve is excellent due to its visibility. Return to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
You will have a full day in Samburu Game Reserve starting with a 0630 hrs game drive returning to the lodge for breakfast. Later leave the lodge with a packed lunch to explore both Samburu and Buffalo Springs Reserves. A visit to a cultural village may be organized if you are interested. Return to your camp for dinner and overnight stay.
Early Morning breakfast at your camp, check out for morning last game drive in Nairobi before you drive to Nairobi, Lunch en-route. The driver will then transfer you to the airport for your morning flight back home.