ECO-TOURISM SAFARI 2019
Details
Tour OperatorNature Expeditions Africa, LTD
OfferOffer valid through 12/31/2019
Duration
9 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
Itinerary
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1Riamute EstateDay 1: Riamute Estate, Kiambu
You will meet with Nature Expeditions driver guide and drive to Kiambu arriving for lunch where on own account. You will visit the relatively new Riamute Coffee Estate where there is production of coffee on the 10-hectare lot which is located less than an hour drive north of Nairobi. The predominance of the Kenyan SL-34 variety along with the high elevations of around 4,430ft (1,350meters) above sea level in this area come together to create a coffee with flavors of grapefruit and pomegranate, complemented by a molasses-like sweetness. Overnight at Rhino Watch Lodge [Full Board]
Day 2Mount Kenya Coffee FarmDay 2: Mount Kenya Coffee Farm Visit
After breakfast, drive to Mount Kenya with picnic lunch boxes for a guided walk around Mount Kenya coffee farm, you will get to know more about different types of pure Arabica coffees (SL 28, SL 34 & Batian) that is cultivated organically at the farm. You will also get insights on the coffee fruit-bean maturity stages, the essence of formed layers and how to identify when the cherries are ready for picking at prime maturity later drive back to the lodge. Dinner and overnight at Rhino Watch Lodge [Full Board]
Day 3Naivasha Flower FarmDay 3: Naivasha Flower Farm Tour
After breakfast, check out and drive to Aquila Farm, located 30km form Naivasha town on the North Lake Road and comprises of 2000 acres of mostly flat arable land. The farm comprises of 18 hectares of Richel green houses. This farm is at an altitude of 2000 m. Certain areas of the farm is earmarked for Wildlife and the farm co-exists harmoniously with Giraffes, Zebras, Impalas, Hippos, Wild Buffalos, Rabbits to name a few. Later drive to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Sentrim Lodge Elementaita [Full Board]
Day 4Naivasha Vineyard FarmDay 4: Naivasha Vineyard Farm Tour
On this day you will have a visit to Leleshwa Vineyard in Naivasha. You will arrive at around 11am and enjoy welcome tea and snacks while you freshen up ready for the tour. Then cross over to our vineyard and take a walk through the beautifully blooming rows of grape vines. Return to the farm where you will enjoy an array of mouthwatering canapes followed by a delicious three course meal, with the main course course featuring the Premium Aged Morendat Beef, followed by a decadent dessert to please your buds. All the while enjoying a tasting of Leleshwa variety of wines paired perfectly with each course overlooking the sweeping views of Mt. Longonot. Laugh, wine, dine, and get the opportunity to buy the wines at discounted rates. later back to the Lodge for dinner and overnight at Sentrim Lodge Elementaita [Full Board]
Day 5Lake Nakuru National ParkDay 5: Lake Nakuru National Park Tour
After breakfast, check out and drive to Lake Nakuru followed by lunch then later an afternoon game drive. According to the history, Lake Nakuru National park was declared a National park in 1968 and its purpose is to home the endangered species of animals such as Rothschild Giraffe and Rhinoceros. Animals which you are guaranteed to see in this park are zebras, jackals, hippos, buffaloes, impala, baboons, vervet monkeys, water bucks, white rhinos, others which if you are lucky to see are leopards, cheetahs, lions, Colobus monkeys, wild dogs, black rhinos among others. Lake Nakuru also host varieties of birds such as marabou stocks, pelicans, daters, both lesser and greater flamingoes, ibises, fish eagles, king fishers and land dwelling birds such as bustards, guinea fowls, vultures, crows, eagles among others later back to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Sentrim Lodge Elementaita [Full Board]
Day 6Maasai Mara National ReserveDay 6: Maasai Mara National Reserve.
After breakfast depart for a Journey on to Maasai Mara Game Reserve, so named to mean the "spotted plains" in Maa language. This is home to the greatest concentration of large mammals and is widely recognized as Africa's ultimate wildlife reserve. The park is the northern extension to the vast Serengeti-Mara ecosystem, famous for its annual migration of wildebeest. Arrive at the Camp in time for lunch followed by an afternoon game drive. All meals and overnight at Nyumbu Camp - (Full Board)
Day 7Maasai MaraDay 7: Maasai Mara
Spend the day on morning and afternoon game drive and during your stay, you have the opportunity to explore this great reserve in depth. You may see elephant, giraffe, prides of lion, and thousands of impala, topi, grants and Thomson's gazelle. Birds are prolific including immigrants, 450 bird species have been recorded among them 57 birds of prey. The Mara is the scene of annual migration of millions of wildebeest up from the Serengeti plains in search of water and grasses. You get a chance to visit a Maasai tribal village and enjoy entertainment by Masai dancers. While in Mara, you will have the option to float above the Mara-Serengeti ecosystem on board a hot air balloon followed by a gourmet champagne breakfast (Options at an extra cost). Meals and overnight Nyumbu Camp - (Full Board)
Day 8Maasai MaraDay 8: Maasai Mara
Spend the day on game watching during your stay, you will have a visit to the Maasai Village and a cultural and cattle farming lecture. Meals and overnight Nyumbu Camp - (Full Board)
Day 9NairobiDay 9: Maasai Mara - Nairobi.
After breakfast drive back to Nairobi. On arrival, enjoy an afternoon departure meal at the World Famous Carnivore Restaurant. In the early evening, our representative will transfer you to Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your outbound flight.
Dates/Pricing
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 01/01/2019 - 03/31/2019: Contact Your Travel Agent For PricesQuote
 04/01/2019 - 06/30/2019: Contact Your Travel Agent For PricesQuote
 07/01/2019 - 10/31/2019: Contact Your Travel Agent For PricesQuote
 11/01/2019 - 12/19/2019: Contact Your Travel Agent For PricesQuote
 12/20/2019 - 12/31/2019: Contact Your Travel Agent For PricesQuote
Disclaimer

Costs include:

  • Accommodation and meals as stipulated in the itinerary.
  • Transport in a chauffeur driven 6-seater minivan with pop-up roof for easy game viewing & photography.
  • Services of an English-speaking driver-guide.
  • All Government taxes and levies.
  • Free safari hat.
  • Free mineral water during game drives only.
  • All meet and greet services.
  • All arrival and departure transfers.
  • 24 hours stand-by contact number.
  • Guaranteed window seat in the minivan (unless specified by agent).
  • Two-way long-range high frequency radio communication in each minivan.
  • On safari accessories in the minivan: - First-aid kit, wildlife books, beanbags for easy photography, and a pair of binoculars, cool box and fire extinguisher.

    Costs exclude:

  • Visa fees and travel insurance.
  • All items of personal nature e.g. telephone call bills, fax/email bills etc.
  • Tips and gratuities to hotel, lodges, camp staff and driver- guide(s)
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
  • Holiday supplements over Easter, Christmas and New Year.
  • Any local or international flight and departure taxes.
  • Laundry services.
  • Any other item(s) not included in our itinerary.
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