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Itinerary: Sweetwaters, Aberdares, Masai Mara & Amboseli

Sweetwaters, Aberdares, Masai Mara & Amboseli

10 day Lodge / Tented Camp Safari visiting Sweetwaters, Aberdare National park, Amboseli, southwards to Lake Nakuru and Maasai Mara in Kenya

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Sweetwaters, Aberdares, Masai Mara & Amboseli

Tour Summary
After the first night in Nairobi you drive north to spend 1 night on the foot of Mount Kenya before moving to the Aberdare National park, and southwards to Nakuru and Maasai Mara. Then back to Nairobi for 1 night before going further south to Amboseli National park, at the foot of Africa’s highest mountain.

Day 1: Arrival Nairobi
On arrival at Jomo Kenyatta Airport, met and transfer to the respective Nairobi hotel. Use of room is not guaranteed before noon. Remainder of the day at leisure. At 18.30 hrs, transferred to Carnivore Restaurant for dinner. Overnight at The Stanley Hotel/ Holiday Inn/Fairview hotel.

Day 2: Drive from Nairobi to Sweetwaters
Breakfast at the Hotel. Drive north to Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary to arrive in time for lunch at Sweetwaters Tented Camp. Afternoon game drive, with a visit to the tamed Morani Rhinoceros and the Chimpanzee Orphanage (subject to weather conditions as the black cotton soil on the Sanctuary is very firm during the dry weather and sometimes impassable during the rain season). Dinner and overnight at Sweetwaters Tented Camp.

Day 3: Drive from Sweetwaters to Aberdares
Breakfast at the Camp. Morning drive back to the Aberdares area, arriving in time for lunch at the Outspan Hotel. Afternoon transfer, in Hotel shuttle vehicles, into the Aberdare National Park - to the Treetops/The Ark for a night of game viewing, from the Lodge precincts. Dinner & overnight at The Treetops.

Day 4: Drive from Aberdares to Lake Nakuru or Lake Naivasha
Return by shuttle transfer to Outspan Hotel for breakfast Rejoin your driver/guide and depart for the Rift Valley arriving for lunch at a Lodge in Lake Nakuru National Park. Late afternoon game viewing & bird watching drive. Dinner and overnight at Sarova Lion Hill. Or Early evening drive to Lake Naivasha area for dinner and overnight at Lake Naivasha Simba Lodge/Great Rift Valley Golf Resort.

Day 5: Drive from Lake Nakuru or Lake Naivasha to Maasai Mara
After early morning game drive and breakfast commence drive west past Mount Longonot and via Narok to the Maasai Mara National Reserve to arrive for lunch at the respective Lodge/Camp. Late afternoon game viewing drive. Dinner & overnight at Mara Simba Lodge/Sarova Mara Game Lodge/Siana Springs Tented Camp/Ilkeliani Tented Camp.

Day 6: Day in Maasai Mara
Early morning and late afternoon game viewing drives in this Reserve, with spectacular sceneries and diverse wildlife. All meals and overnight at Mara Simba Lodge/Sarova Mara Game Lodge/Siana Springs Tented Camp/Ilkeliani Tented Camp.

Day 7: Drive from Maasai Mara to Nairobi
After breakfast at the Lodge/Camp, embark on your return journey to Nairobi. On arrival in the early afternoon, you will be dropped off at the Holiday Inn Mayfair / Sarova Stanley Hotel. Remainder of the day at leisure for optional activities available locally and payable direct. Lunch and dinner are not included. Overnight at The Stanley Hotel/Holiday Inn/Fairview Hotel.

Day 8: Drive from Nairobi to Amboseli
Breakfast at the Hotel. Early morning depart for drive via Namanga to Amboseli National Park, to arrive for lunch at the respective Lodge. Late afternoon game viewing drive. Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Ol Tukai Lodge/Amboseli Serena Lodge.

Day 9: Day in Amboseli
Early morning and late afternoon game drives. All meals and overnight at Amboseli Ol Tukai Lodge/Amboseli Serena Lodge.

Day 10: Drive from Amboseli to Nairobi and Depart
After breakfast at the Lodge, embark on your return journey to Nairobi. On arrival in the early afternoon, you will be dropped off at the Holiday Inn Mayfair. Later, transfer to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for scheduled International departure flight.

Price includes:
Arrival and departure transfers to and from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.
Bed and breakfast accommodation on the first day where applicable.
Use of customized safari vehicle with Pop up roof for game viewing and photography
Guaranteed window seats for every participants.
All entry fees where applicable in the parks, reserves and sanctuary
Full board meal plan while on Safari – breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Bottled water – 1 per person per day
Services of an experienced English - Speaking driver guide (other languages on request)
Game drives as per the program
Driver allowances and park fees for vehicle and driver
All government taxes applicable
Dinner/lunch at Carnivore restaurant.

Price excludes:
Hot air Balloon flight in Maasai Mara or Amboseli
Extras at the lodges –tips, drinks, telephone, laundry or any other personal expenses
International flight into/out off Kenya
Entry Visa to Kenya
Departure tax

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