08 DAYS NBO/ MOUNTAIN LODGE / SWEETWATERS / MT. KENYA / LAKE NAKURU / MAASAI MARA GAME RESERVE.
Day 01 – Arrival Nairobi Airport , meet & transfer to Hotel Boulevard.
Day02 - After breakfast drive north climbing towards Nyeri through a fertile and hilly Mosaic of small farms and coffee plantations. In time for lunch a dramatic wooden lodge built dip within the Aberdare Forest.A floodlit waterhole and saltlick in full view of the comfortable lounge areas allow guests to watch animals at any time of the day / night. Rhino, Lion, Elephant and Buffalo are regular visitors. Dinner over night at Serena Moutain Lodge.Day 03 – After breakfast drive toSweetwaters Tented Camp which is about 108,000 acres of bush country. Reticulated Giraffe, Buffalo, Elephants and various species of plains game can be seen in this game Sanctuary. Lunch at the Camp followed by evening game drive. Dinner and overnight at Serena Sweetwaters Tented Camp.
Day 04 – After breakfast, drive to Mt. Kenya Safari Club in time for lunch, founded by William Holden. This luxurious Club is set at foot of and facing Mt. Kenya. Afternoon free for relaxation in the beautiful gardens in the Club, where peacocks and other exotic birds roam at will. For the more energetic there is riding, tennis, golf and swimming in the heated pool. Ladies and gentlemen are requested to dress smart / casual for a gourmet candlelit dinner and overnight at Mt. Kenya Safari Club.
Day 05 - After breakfast drive to the edge of the Great Rift Valley. A spectacular view opens up with the land dropping dramatically from conifer forest to the dry and dusty plain way below. Distinctive shapes of extinct volcanoes rise from the floor of the Rift Valley and in the distance is the glint of Lake water. You drive down into the Rift Valley to Lake Nakuru National Park where lunch is served at your Lodge. After lunch proceed on a game drive to see the best known for its flocks of pink Flamingoes, sometimes numbering over a million. The park is also rich in birdlife and home to many wild animals including a Rhino sanctuary.
Day 06 – After breakfast drive through the Loita plains via the Maasai town of Narok to the Maasai Mara Game Reserve. Lunch at your lodge / camp and in the after enjoy a game drive in this wonderful Reserve. The Mara is home to virtually every type of wildlife, including black – manned Lion, Rhino, Leopard, Buffalo and Elephant ( Known as the Big Five ) Return to your lodge / camp for dinner, with the stars bright above the night sounds of the African Bush.
Day 07 – Early morning and afternoon game drives allow you the chance to enjoy the interaction of the wild animals in the magnificent park like setting of the Maasai Mara. As well as searching for the Big Five, you will see herds of plain game and spot many marvelous birds.
Day 08 – Early morning game drive before breakfast at 06.30hrs , return back enjoy Big breakfast before driving back via the Great Rift Valley to arrive in Nairobi at approximately 13:00hrs. Drop Off Nairobi Airport.