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Norfolk Hotel

Day 1
Upon arrival in Nairobi, proceed through Immigration and Customs. After exiting the Customs & Immigration Hall, please look out for a uniformed Big Five Tours & Safari’s driver/guide holding a Big Five Banner with your name, group name or tour name on it. Our Guide will assist you with your luggage and transfer you to the Norfolk Hotel. Later there will be a safari briefing. Afternoon you’ll visit the Giraffe center which is very unique and gives one rare opportunity to come face to face with Africa’s tallest animals. Then visit the Kazuri Beads factory.In the evening you’ll enjoy a welcome dinner.


Zebra Herd

Day 2
After breakfast, you will be picked up at 8.00 am, and driven to Wilson Airport where you’ll get on a flight to Samburu. Upon arrival in Samburu, you will be met and transferred to Samburu Intrepids. In afternoon you’ll have a game drive to view unusual species rarely seen outside of this region. Grevy’s zebra with its distinctive narrow strip’s  Reticulated giraffe with its geometric pattern, the shy long – necked Gerenuk which stands erect on its hind legs to feed on the tender leaves of the high tree branches, and the bluer – necked Somali ostrich, among a variety of others.


Day 3
You’ll set out on morning and afternoon game drives to observe Samburu’s unusual wildlife. The Ewaso Nyiro River provides an oasis from the equatorial sun in this harsh spectacular land of rock soil and scrubland. Bird enthusiasts will be rewarded with a wealth of species attracted to the palm tree – lined permanent water of the river. Photographers will appreciate the dramatic backdrop of Ololokwe Mountain. You’ll eagerly search for leopards lounging high on tree limbs. There will be time to relax by the pool in between game drives. At the end of the day, you’ll savor the quite activity of the river.

Inside Tent

Day 4
After breakfast, you’ll head for the distinguished Mt. Kenya Safari Club, one of the most exclusive clubs in the world. Set on the Equator with magnificent views of Mt. Kenya, this luxurious club spreads over 100 acres of manicured lawns, magnificent gardens and ornamental ponds which are graced by free roaming peacocks and other exotic birds. Do a little or do a lot here.
FULL BOARD.................................... MT. KENYA SAFARI CLUB


Day 5
Today you have the whole day to relax at the club. For activities available include hoarse riding, tennis, golf, putting green, croquet, heated swimming pool, trout fishing, as well as an art gallery, health & beauty parlour, boutique, club shops and the William Holden Animal orphanage. The Mt. Kenya Safari Club indeed the showplace of East Africa.
FULL BOARD.................................. MT. KENYA SAFARI CLUB

Day 6
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Nanyuki Airstrip and fly over the great Rift Valley to one of the stellar events of your safari – the Maasai Mara Game Reserve, Kenya’s most precious wildlife sanctuary. Here plains game is found in staggering numbers and in turn support a tremendous predator population. In the afternoon, you’ll have a game drive. Tonight you’ll recall the gently rolling grasslands, stretching to the horizon, intersected by dark green veins of rich acacia woodland. It was here that the beautiful footage for “Out of Africa” was filmed.
FULL BOARD........................................................ MARA SAFARI CLUBOR SIMILAR

Jeep in Herd

Day 7
During your morning and afternoon game drives, you travel across the savannah to rendezvous with the Mara Residents: herds of buffalo, wildebeest, hartebeest, impala and gazelle. Dense thorn bush reveal browsing black rhino, and near the riverine woodland large numbers of giraffe and elephants are to be seen. Hippos cavort, en masse, in the Mara River. A host to the country’s largest predator population, the reserve is renowned for lion prides up to 20 strong.

Day 8
After breakfast, you’ll be transferred to the Airstrip where you’ll get on the flight back to Nairobi. Lunch and last minute shopping later drive to Jomo Kenyatta Airport for your onward flight.


Wildlife Photography by Jay Parmar

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