• Prices from: £ 1549 per person
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  • Duration: 7 Nights
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  • Board: FB
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  • Flights : included |
  • Prices based on two adults sharing a twin room

Following the 'classic' safari route through Kenya, The Samburu Safari is the perfect introduction to this beautiful country. Visiting all of the main reserves, this itinerary has been designed to offer even the most discerning traveller the opportunity to visit Kenya's best bits.

The Aberdares Mountain Range is a scenic reserve home to an abundance of game including large herd of elephants, staying at Treetops one of Kenya's most famous lodges is a wonderful experience, spend the afternoon sat on the rooftop viewing platform sipping a drink whilst watching the animals drink from the watering hole below.

Samburu in the North is home to the Samburu People, famed for it's rugged landscape, game viewing here is spectacular. Home to the Big 5, Samburu is also home to the rare species such as the grevys zebra, blue legged Somali ostriches and the reticulated giraffe - species rarely seen elsewhere.

On to the magnificent Great Rift Valley, Lake Nakuru is famed for the large populations of black and white rhino and the pink flamingos that sit on this Alkaline lake creating an illusion of a pink mist.

Ending in the Masai Mara, considered by many as Kenya's most famous game viewing reserves, home to the Big 5 amongst a number of other species. Finishing with two nights at Keekorok Lodge, a perfectly positioned lodge overlooking the game dotted plains.

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itinerary properties

Samburu Safari from £1,549 incl flights.
1 night Aberdares (Treetops)
2 nights Samburu (Samburu Game Lodge)
1 night Lake Nakuru (Lake Nakuru Lodge)
2 nights Masai Mara (Keekorok Lodge)

itinerary extras

Kenya or Zanzibar beach extension
Samburu Safari + Southern Palms Hotel
Samburu Safari + Serena Beach Hotel 
Samburu Safari + Royal Zanzibar 
Samburu Safari + Neptune Pwani
For more options see our Kenya hotels or Zanzibar hotels.

Samburu Safari

DAY 1 SUNDAY - HEATHROW-NAIROBI
Fly from Heathrow overnight to Nairobi.

DAY 2 MONDAY - ABERDARES
Transfer to the Somak Safari Lounge, where you can freshen up before departing for the Aberdares (180 km). Arrive at Outspan Hotel, where your luggage can be stored. Continue with an overnight bag to Treetops for lunch and overnight stay. 
Overnight: Treetops

DAY 3 TUESDAY - SAMBURU
Drive north across the equator to the Samburu National Reserve (360 km) and check in to your lodge for lunch. Afternoon game drive. 
Overnight: Samburu Game Lodge

DAY 4 WEDNESDAY - SAMBURU
Morning and late afternoon game drives in this open savannah which is traversed by the Uaso Nyiro River. The river is populated by hippos and crocodiles, whilst the park is home to a host of animals including several species which are rarely seen in numbers elsewhere including Grevy's zebra, reticulated giraffes and long-necked gerenuks. 
Overnight:  Samburu Game Lodge

DAY 5 THURSDAY - LAKE NAKURU
An early morning transfer to Outspan Hotel for breakfast and to collect your luggage. Descend into the Great Rift Valley and continue on to Lake Nakuru for an afternoon game drive.
Overnight: Lake Nakuru Lodge

DAY 6 FRIDAY - MASAI MARA
Drive to the Masai Mara National Reserve (320 km). An afternoon game drive. 
Overnight: Keekorok Lodge

DAY 7 SATURDAY - MASAI MARA
Enjoy an early morning Balloon Flight over the Masai Mara, followed by a 'bubbly' bush breakfast (optional extra), or an early morning game drive followed by breakfast at the lodge. Relax by the pool overlooking the endless panorama stretched out before you. Afternoon game drive. 
Overnight: Keekorok Lodge

DAY 8 SUNDAY - EXTENSION OR HEATHROW
After breakfast, return to Nairobi (300 km), proceed with your chosen beach extension (see opposite) or return to Heathrow.

Destinations

Famed for its vast numbers of plains game, the spectacular big cats and the annual Great Migration.
This Alkaline lake is famous for its herds of endangered black Rhino's and vast population of pink Flamingo's.
North of Nairobi lies the dramatic and rugged landscape of Samburu National Park.
Aberdares is home to large herds of Elephants and numerous other species including the big cats and Rhinos.
Situated on the equator, Kenya is often described as ‘the cradle of humanity’. Offering an abundance of wildlife viewing opportunities in Africa and some of the best beaches.
notes

The 6 night Samburu safari includes is on a full board basis and includes return flights, transfers, taxes and park entry fees. Why not twin this with a luxury beach hotel in Zanzibar or on the Kenya coast. 

A good quality 6 night itinerary taking in some of the best game reserves that Kenya has to offer.