10 Days, 9 Nights Kenya Birding Experience In Masai Mara, Lake Naivasha, Lake Bogoria, Tsavo East And Amboseli

10 Days
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Experience a Breathtaking adventure in Kenya’s best birding destinations.

Day 1: Nairobi to Maasai mara

At 8 o'clock you will be picked up from your hotel within the city center and commence the drive to Maasai Mara via the great rift valley view point where you will have a breathtaking view of the floor of the rift valley. Lunch will be picnic on the way. In the afternoon after you check in depart for a sunset evening game viewing drive in the Mara Reserve. Return back to the camp for a sumptuous buffet dinner ending with good time for resting at Lenchada touristic camp

Periods of high rainfall from November to June cause the hilly grasslands to erupt into life and the richly forested areas surrounding the Mara River are another popular habitat for hundreds of birds. Add to these Acacia woodland, swamps, non-deciduous thickets, rocky escarpments and thorny scrub and you have a veritable ornithological paradise.

Dinner and overnight at Lenchada Touristic Camp http://lenchadatouristcamp.com/

Day 2: Full Day Game Drive in Maasai Mara Reserve

Spend the full day exploring Maasai Mara in search of the Big Five. You will have picnic lunches in the Reserve as you scale the Mara beauty sited at the banks of Mara River.
Optional: In the evening, Visit the local Maasai village for a Maasai cultural tour at USD 20. Learn about the Maasai community and interact with the local Maasai people.
Balloon safari can be organized in the morning for only USD 380

Dinner and overstay at Lenchada touristic camp http://lenchadatouristcamp.com/

Day 3: Maasai Mara to Lake Naivasha

Early morning drive in Maasai Mra, take your breakfast and commence to Lake Naivasha arriving in time for lunch at the lodge. In the evening, go for a walk along the lake for as well as an hour boat ride for bird watching and hippo viewing.

Lake Naivasha being a fresh water lake on the Rift floor is home to an incredible variety of species. Over 450 species have been recorded here.

Dinner and overnight at Dove Nest Lodge: http://www.dovenestlodge.com/

Day 4: Lake Naivasha to Lake Bogoria

After breakfast, drive to Lake Bogoria with packed lunches to arriving in the afternoong.

See the hot springs and geysers with a guided walk along the lake for bird viewing. Spot birds off all kinds, over 450 species.Later, drive to Soi Safari Lodge.

Dinner and overnight at the Soi Safari Lodge http://www.soisafarilodge-lkbaringo.com/

Day 5: Lake Baringo to Nairobi

Early breakfast at the lodge and thereafter go on a guided bird walk along Lake Baringo. Later, return to the lodge for an early lunch. Thereafter, check out and drive back to Nairobi arriving in the evening with drop off at Ibis Styles Hotel https://www.ibisstylesnairobi.com/ for dinner and overnight.

Day 6: Nairobi to Tsavo East National Park

Breakfast at the hotel and at 7 am, you are picked up and drive to Tsavo East National Park through Nairobi-Mombasa Highway with lunch on the way. Arrive Tsavo East in the late afternoon. Check in at the lodge.

In the evening, proceed for game viewing in the park.

Bird watching is best between October and January, with many migratory birds including: African skimmers, red and yellow bishops, goshawks, buffalo weavers and palm nut vultures, to name but a few.Over 500 bird species have been recorded in the park, including ostriches, kestrels, buzzards, starlings, weaver birds, kingfishers, hornbills, secretary birds and herons.

Dinner and overnight at Voi Wildlife Lodge http://www.voiwildlifelodge.com/

Day 7: Full day Tsavo East National Park

Have an early breakfast, Counter-check your birding equipments and start your game drive with a parked lunch in the park. In the evening have your dinner and overstay at Voi Wildlife Lodge

This vast area is excellent Birding country, popular with specialist birding safaris. Notable species recorded include the rare Basra Reed Warbler, Friedmann’s Lark, Ostrich, Blue Quail, Violet Wood hoopoe, Martial and Crowned Eagle.

Dinner and overnight at Voi Wildlife Lodge http://www.voiwildlifelodge.com/

Day 8: Tsavo East to Amboseli National Park

Have an early game drive in the park. Thereafter, return to the lodge for breakfast and proceed to Amboseli National Park with packed lunches. Arrive in time time for an afternoon game viewing in the park.

Amboseli is popular with birders as Elephant watchers. Over 400 species including at least 40 raptors have been recorded. Notable species include the Lesser Flamingo, many ducks, darters and heron nest in the wetlands, and birds of prey including a small population of Martial Eagles.

Dinner and overnight at AA Lodge Amboseli https://aalodges.com/aa-lodges/aa-amboseli/

Day 9: Full Day Amboseli

Early morning breakfast, have packed lunch by our chef. The whole day will be spent exploring Amboseli national park then later in the evening go back to the camp for dinner and overnight

Optional: Maasai Village visit, nature walk, swimming in one of the lodges, (at extra cost).

Dinner and overnight at AA Lodge Amboseli https://aalodges.com/aa-lodges/aa-amboseli/

Day 10: Amboseli to Nairobi

Early game drives, take your breakfast, check out and commence to Nairobi to your hotel/airport

End of safari

COST:

USD 2300 per person for 2 people

USD 2050 per person for 3 people

USD 1905 per person for 4 to 5 people

USD 1780 per person for 6 to 7 people

Inclusions

  • 9 nights’ accommodation during the safari
  • All Park entrance fees
  • Bottled water
  • All meals as per itinerary
  • All Transport in a van with a pop up roof for easy game viewing in Kenya
  • Our assistance at any point.
  • Pickup and drop off to your hotel

Exclusions

  • Gratitude
  • Drinks e.g. alcohol
  • Maasai village @USD 20
  • Balloon Safari @USD 380

Price:From: $ 1,780