Day 1: Nairobi – Olpajetta Conservancy
Pick up from your hotel at 0800 hrs then proceed to Mt. Kenya region and take a full afternoon visit to Sweetwater’s game ranch. Dinner and overnight stay at Sweetwater’s tented camp.
Sweetwater’s is the only sanctuary for rehabilitation in Kenya of these widely abused chimpanzees with two groups living in an environment as close to their natural habitat as possible. The site is also a dedicated black rhino breeding area.
Day 2 : Olpajetta -Lake Naivasha
Breakfast then depart for Naivasha – lunch at Lake Naivasha arriving in time for an afternoon optional boat ride. Alternatively, a nature walk at Crescent Island is an excellent way to see wild animals while on foot. The Island is a private game sanctuary, which is home to zebra, wildebeest, gazelle, Vervet monkeys, hares, genet cats, waterbuck and giraffe. Overnight at Lake Naivasha Simba Lodge or Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge.
Day 3 : Lake Naivasha – Masai Mara Game Reserve
We depart the lodge soon after breakfast and proceed to Masai Mara to arrive in good time for Lunch. Late afternoon game drives followed by dinner and overnight stay at Mara Leisure Lodge or Sopa Lodge
Day 4 : Masai Mara Game Reserve
Full day spent exploring the park in search of the big 5 – Optional balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost of US$ 450 per person. Dinner and overnight stay at Mara Leisure Lodge or Sopa Lodge
The Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to believe: over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. You will easily see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephant.
It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place. This is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture.
Day 5 : Maasai Mara – Nairobi
Pre breakfast game drives then drive to Nairobi via Narok to arrive by 1400 hrs where the tour ends