10 Days Kenya Camping Safari Holiday Tours Masai Mara | Nakuru | Aberdare | Samburu | Nairobi | Amboseli
Ten (10) Days Kenya camping safari holiday tours include 3 days Masai mara, 1 day Nakuru, 1 day Aberdare, 3 days Samburu and 2 days Amboseli. The long vacation safari in Kenya features five of the most popular Kenyan national parks and the attractions range from the big five to the mountains, rift valley lakes and rain forests. This budget camping safari is a great way to enjoy Kenya peoples, parks and animals.
Day 1: Nairobi – Masai Mara Game reserve
Your driver will pick you up from the Nairobi hotel for the tour at 8:30am. Drop into the Great Rift Valley floor with a short scheduled stop over at the eastern escarpment. The Mt Suswa and Mt Longonot can be seen from here and the Lake Naivasha and Olkaria geothermal station and hot spring plumes.
You will arrive in Masai mara game reserve at 1300hrs and check into your tented camp with a lunch thereafter. Enjoy a siesta in the afternoon and later go on an evening game drive at 1600hrs. The game drive will reveal to you the big five animals and much more. There are more than 3 million animals in Masai mara to see.
Dinner and overnight at the Masai mara safari holiday camp.
Day 2: Masai Mara Game Reserve
You will spend the whole day in the game reserve with a morning game drive and an evening game drive. This is your best chance to see all the animals of Masai mara including the big lion prides and the elusive leopards, the shy black rhinos and the fast cheetahs.
You have an option to take a hot air balloon safari on this day.
Dinner and overnight in your tented camp.
Day 3: Masai Mara – Lake Nakuru National Park
Enjoy a very early morning game drive in the park. This is the last game drive in the Masai mara before departure for lake Nakuru. Your driver will help you look out for any animals that you may have not seen. Breakfast to follow and departure for Nakuru.
Arrive in Nakuru at 15:00hrs and check into a town hotel or a campsite near the park. Enjoy an dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Lake Nakuru – Aberdare National Park
Early morning breakfast and depart for a game drive in the park. Lake Nakuru is famous for the millions of flamingos and other birds as well as hundreds of other animals like lions, buffalos, rhinos and leopards. You game drive will go around the lake and to the baboon cliff and the Makalia falls. Enjoy watching rhinos just 2 metres from the game drive track.
Exit the park at 10:00hrs for aberdare national park. Arrive at the outspans hotel in Nyeri town for lunch. After lunch you will be transferred to the treetops hotel in Aberdare national park and leave most of your luggage at the outspans.
Dinner and overnight as you watch the wildlife at the water hole from the terrace in the treetops hotel and from your huge windows in your room. There are all kinds of animals that come to the water hole to drink and for the salt lick and you can watch them here.
Day 5: Aberdare – Samburu National Reserve
Depart after breakfast from the tree tops for Outspans in Nyeri town. Meet up with your driver guide at the hotel and drive off to Samburu passing the equator. You will make a short stop at the equator for pictures with the sign post. Arrive in Samburu game reserve at 1300hrs and enjoy a lunch and siesta. Evening game drive by the river Ewaso ngiro as you watch the animals come to drink water.
Samburu is a land of contrasts with the dry semi arid vegetation and sand cut across by the winding river Ewaso ngiro which is the lifeline in this hot region. The landscape is scattered with hills and expansive wide valleys. The animals in Samburu are also unique and larger than those in the south of the equator.
Evening game drive at 1600hrs and dinner and overnight in your tented camp.
Day 6: Samburu National Reserve and Shaba National Park
This is a full day of game drive in both Samburu and Shaba national parks with packed lunches. Enjoy a drive through some of the most inspiring landscapes and river gorges. The animals will always be at the river for your game drives and occasionally you will meet up with an elephant or giraffes, lions and gerenuks.
Dinner and overnight at the tented camp.
Day 7: Samburu National Park – Nairobi
Go on an early morning game drive and later depart for Nairobi at 0700hrs. Arrive in Nairobi by 1300hrs and check into a city hotel. Relax for the afternoon. Dinner and overnight at the hotel. Booking is on half board in city hotels.
Day 8: Nairobi – Amboseli National Park
After breakfast, you will depart Nairobi for the Amboseli national park at 8:30am passing through the Athi plains. Arrive at the park at 1230hrs and check into a tented camp. Have a buffet lunch and an afternoon siesta in your room. Go on an evening game drive at 1600hrs to see the Mt Kilimanjaro and the hundreds of elephants in this park.
Dinner and overnight at the Amboseli tented camp.
Day 9: Amboseli National Park
Full day spent in Amboseli national park with an early morning game drive in the park until 8:00am. Relax in the camp for the morning and enjoy lunch and later go on an evening game drive at 1600hrs.
Dinner and overnight at the tented camp.
Day 10: Amboseli – Nairobi
This is the last day of your 10 days Kenya safari holiday camping tour and you will have a morning game drive and a breakfast after which you will depart for Nairobi arriving in time for lunch and a drop off in your hotel or airport.
End of tour.
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