5 Days from$1275 p/p in USD
Guided, Small Group
We invite you to become involved in programs that are helping Kenya’s most vulnerable people step away from poverty towards brighter futures. Whether we’re visiting a traditional Masai village, a farm or city community, you’ll meet with people and gain penetrating insights into Kenyan culture that few tourists ever experience. You’ll also witness first hand that it really is possible to solve poverty.
Safari types:Cultural Safari, Educational Safari
You will visit:Masai Mara National Reserve, Lake Naivasha National Park, Nairobi
Wildlife:Birds, Antelope, Giraffe, Zebra, Hippo
Activities:Village Visit, Cultural Experience
Getting around:Transfer Vehicle
Start/end:Start/end in Nairobi
Good To Know
Your camera is a must. Your experience creates memories. Capturing them to keep forever and share with others.
What To Wear
Comfortable, covered walking shoes, a hat and a sweater or jacket. All our activities are low impact, but comfortable clothing will help you enjoy the experience even more. Mornings and evenings can be chilly. Bring sun screen and a hat as well.
As well as visiting, participating and connecting this is another way you are helping to ensure sustainable improvement in people’s lives.
All our guides are fluent in English, Swahili and other Kenyan languages. We can arrange sign language interpreters by request.
We provide drinking water to ensure your wellness. If you require medications, please ensure you bring them with you on your journey with us
Price Per Person – USD
From USD 1,325 for 1 person
From USD 1,275 per person for 2 people
From USD 1,225 per person for group of 3 people
From USD 1,175 per person for group of 4 people
From USD 1,125 per person for a group of 5 people
From USD 1,075 per person for a group of 6 or more people
From USD 1,125 for seniors
From USD 637 for youth age 8 to 17
Children 5 to 7: FREE
- 4 x nights accommodation at Le Maison Royale (Nairobi) 4 star
- Return transfers from the international airport
- Air-conditioned hotel transfers – we’ll collect you at 9am from the pickup point and drop you back at 4pm
- Breakfast and lunch each day
- Team dinners on nights 2 and 4
- Unlimited fruit, tea, coffee and water
- A handmade Masai wrist band
- A One Horizon guide will be with you every step of the way
- Flights & visas
- Dinner on Day 1 and 3
- Personal expenses
- This itinerary is owned and delivered by ‘One Horizon Africa‘
- All prices are ‘From’ and may vary at the time of booking
- Display price is usually based on two people sharing
- ‘One Horizon Africa‘ reserves the right to change the content and price of the itinerary
- All itineraries are subject to availability
Day by Day Overview
Get a feel for life in a local impoverished community and their struggle to eat a meal a day. Visit a children’s center that One Horizon helps, providing the kids with their only regular meal. The funds for these meals come from travelers like yourself by supporting our organisation on these trips into the communities. Lend a hand at the center and feel the reward of helping feed the hungry kids when you receive a beautiful grin in return. A truly satisfying experience that help the families in the area survive.
Spend an incredible day with amazing Kenyan women who have managed to overcome the most difficult challenges that life can bring. You will visit a vocation and lifestyle training center where the local woman in the area undertake an 18 month program that help equip them with the skills they need to support their families. A chance to meet the woman and get a feel for the sense of community as you discover how they work together to better their futures. The experience will allow you to walk away with a new perspective on life.
Today you will make your way to Lake Naivasha on a short drive out of Nairobi. Along the way you will stop at the Great Rift Valley lookout for stunning views of the Masai Mara. Arrive at Sopa Lodge on the shores of the lake where you will catch a transfer to a skiff that will take you to see some of the hippos. Enjoy some game viewing with a different perspective as you spot the various animals on the shore from the water. Later head back to the lodge for lunch and a swim in the pool before returning to Nairobi in the late afternoon.
Today you will visit another local community for the chance to meet some of the entrepreneurial Kenyan grandmothers. Grandmothers are an integral part of Kenyan families and play a vital role in keeping them together. They help raise their grandchildren and provide a home and meal to more then one generation. Visit a local pig farm and discover the bio-gas system that helps create energy out of the waste the pigs make in order to power a home. Sit with the grandmothers and listen to their stories in between some singing and dancing. A inspirational day as you learn how resilient people can be.
Venture into Maasai country where you will meet a family who have lived in a traditional Maasai community for generations. Your host will be one of the village elders, an heir to his clan and meet his wife and children too. The male children of the family are young morans, the traditional defenders of the tribe. Learn about their traditional rites of passage while also discovering the intricacies of the Maasai family structure. An amazing day where you will get the chance to become an honorary Maasai, learn how to throw a traditional spear and immerse yourself in an ancient culture.