This trip to Nairobi, Masai Mara, Lake Naivasha, Amboseli, and Mombasa would offer an incredible wildlife and beach experience in Kenya.
Nairobi is the capital city of Kenya, and you can explore its vibrant culture and history by visiting landmarks like the Nairobi National Park, Nairobi National Museum, Karen Blixen Museum, and the Giraffe Centre. You can also experience the city’s bustling markets and nightlife.
The Masai Mara Game Reserve is one of the best places to see the Big Five animals (lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard, and rhino) in their natural habitat together with other more wild animals. You can go on a game drive to witness the annual wildebeest migration or spot cheetahs, hyenas, and zebras.
Lake Naivasha is a freshwater lake surrounded by a lush forest, and you can go on a boat ride to spot hippos, waterbucks, and various bird species like African fish eagles and kingfishers. You can also go on a guided walk to Hell’s Gate National Park and see the towering cliffs and geothermal springs.
Amboseli National Park is situated at the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro and offers spectacular views of the snow-capped mountain. You can go on a game drive to see elephants, giraffes, and other wildlife against the backdrop of Kilimanjaro.
Mombasa is Kenya’s second-largest city and has a rich history and culture, as well as stunning beaches. You can visit historic sites like Fort Jesus and the Old Town, and enjoy water sports like snorkeling, diving, and surfing.
Day 1: Arrival in Nairobi: Accommodation: Prideinn Azure Hotel
Day 2: Nairobi to Masai Mara: Accommodation: Jambo Mara Safari Lodge
Day 3: Masai Mara Full Day: Accommodation: Jambo Mara Safari Lodge
Day 4: Masai Mara to Lake Naivasha: Accommodation: Naivasha Kongoni Lodge
Day 5: Lake Naivasha to Amboseli: Accommodation: AA Lodge
Day 6: Amboseli Full Day: Accommodation: AA Lodge
Day 7: Amboseli to Mombasa: Accommodation: Nyali Sun Africa Beach Hotel & Spa
Day 8: Mombasa Full Day: Accommodation: Nyali Sun Africa Beach Hotel & Spa
Day 9: Mombasa to Nairobi – Departure
- Airport transfers
- Accommodation on full-board basis (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) except for Nairobi where dinner is on half-board basis
- Park fees and game drives as per the itinerary
- Transport in a 4x4 safari vehicle with a pop-up roof for game viewing
- Services of a professional English-speaking guide/driver
- Domestic flights
- International flights
- Visa fees
- Travel insurance
- Tips and gratuities for driver-guide, lodge or camp staff and other service providers
- Drinks and beverages (except for bottled drinking water during the safari)
Day 1: Arrival in Nairobi
Arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi and meet your tour driver guide. Transfer to your hotel for check-in and some rest. Later, visit the Giraffe Centre where you can feed and interact with endangered Rothschild's giraffes or any other excursion in Nairobi on your request. In the evening, return to your hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Nairobi to Masai Mara
After breakfast, drive to the Masai Mara National Reserve. Enjoy a game drive en route to your lodge/camp. Check-in and have lunch. In the afternoon, embark on a game drive in search of the Big Five animals (lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard, and rhinoceros) and more animal species that live in the reserve. Return to your lodge/camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Masai Mara Full Day
Spend the full day in the Masai Mara with morning and afternoon game drives. Visit a Masai village to learn about their culture and way of life. Have a picnic lunch in the reserve or return to your lodge/camp for lunch. In the evening, enjoy sundowners and a bonfire under the stars
Day 4: Masai Mara to Lake Naivasha
After breakfast, depart for Lake Naivasha. Upon arrival, check-in at your hotel and have lunch. Take a boat ride on Lake Naivasha to see hippos and a variety of bird species. Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Lake Naivasha to Amboseli
After breakfast, depart for Amboseli National Park. Check-in at your lodge/camp and have lunch.
In the afternoon, embark on a game drive in search of elephants, giraffes, zebras, and other wildlife.
Return to your lodge/camp for dinner and overnight
Day 6: Amboseli Full Day
Spend the full day in Amboseli with morning and afternoon game drives. Visit a Masai village to learn about their culture and way of life( optional) . Have a picnic lunch in the reserve or return to your lodge/camp for lunch. In the evening, enjoy sundowners and a bonfire under the stars
Day 7: Amboseli to Mombasa
After breakfast, depart for Mombasa. Check-in at your beach resort and have lunch. Spend the afternoon at leisure, relaxing on the beach or taking part in water activities such as snorkeling or diving. Have dinner and overnight at your beach resort
Day 8: Mombasa Full Day
Spend the full day in Mombasa, exploring the city and its attractions such as Fort Jesus, Old Town, and the Mombasa Marine National Park. Have lunch at a local restaurant. Return to your beach resort for dinner and overnight.
Day 9: Mombasa to Nairobi
After breakfast, transfer to Moi International Airport in Mombasa for your flight to Nairobi.
Arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and depart for your onward journey.