This introductory tour to Kenya's most beautiful and varied wildlife areas begins on the slopes of Mount Kenya National Park, one of the world's highest national parks. Continue to the Ol Pejeta Conservancy with its 'Big Five' wildlife; Lake Elmenteita, where thousands of birds congregate; and the Masai Mara, where you will stay at Mara Serena Safari Lodge, a ringside seat to the annual wildebeest migration between July and October. Finish the tour at Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe, the incredible 'smoke that thunders'.
Tour type: Non-exclusive
* 4- & 5-star accommodation in Kenya
* Choice of 4- or 5-star accommodation in Victoria Falls
* Nights in Nairobi & Victoria Falls (private basis)
* A non-exclusive group tour element (days 2-7)
* Flexible - extensions & flight upgrades available
* Average group size - 6 people (max 14)
* International flights via Nairobi
* Transfers in air-conditioned vehicles
* 10 breakfasts, 6 lunch, 6 dinners
* Guided safari activities
* National park & wildlife reserve fees
- Visit four of Kenya's most prolific wildlife areas
- 'Big Five' wildlife viewing in the Masai Mara & the Ol Pejeta Conservancy
- A guided walking tour of the magnificent Victoria Falls
As per itinerary - B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
Group tour manager
This tour is fully escorted throughout by a local tour manager from arrival in Nairobi until arrival back in Nairobi on day 8.
Upgrade to the Victoria Falls Hotel (deluxe room) for 3 nights from ?175 per person twin room sharing, or from ?550 single room supplement.
Based on a 7- or 9-seater 4x4 popup roof safari vehicle in which each passenger has a window seat. A 4x4 vehicle will be provided for those taking the tour on a private basis and you will be accompanied by an expert driver-guide.
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call 020 3930 5008 or email Info@CoxandKings.co.uk.
➕ Day 1: Fly to Nairobi
Overnight flight from London to Nairobi with Kenya Airways. (N)
➕ Day 2: Mount Kenya National Park
Early morning arrival. Drive north to Mount Kenya and arrive in time for lunch at Serena Mountain Lodge. Stay 1 night. Set high on the slopes of Mount Kenya, this lodge offers stunning mountain views. Afternoon and evening at leisure for wildlife viewing over the lodge's floodlit waterhole. (L, D)
➕ Days 3-4: Ol Pejeta Conservancy
Drive north to the Ol Pejeta Conservancy and stay 2 nights at Serena Sweetwaters Tented Camp. Morning and afternoon wildlife drives. (B, L, D)
➕ Day 5: The Rift Valley
Drive south-west to Lake Elmenteita, arriving in time for lunch. Afternoon wildlife drive. Stay overnight at Serena Lake Elmenteita Tented Camp. (B, L, D)
➕ Days 6-7: Masai Mara
Continue south-west to the Masai Mara, arriving in time for lunch. Stay 2 nights at Mara Serena Lodge. Morning and afternoon wildlife drives. (B, L, D)
➕ Day 8: Nairobi
After breakfast, return to Nairobi. Overnight at the Nairobi Serena Hotel. Afternoon at leisure or optional excursions such as a visit to Daphne Sheldrick's Elephant Orphanage or an 'Out of Africa' tour visiting the Karen Blixen Museum, the Giraffe Centre and Kasuri, a jewellery and ceramic-making business. (B)
➕ Day 9: Fly to Livingstone * Victoria Falls
Fly to Livingstone (Zambia) and cross the border to Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. Stay 3 nights at Victoria Falls Safari Lodge (Standard Room) / Victoria Falls Hotel (Deluxe Room)*. Afternoon guided visit to Victoria Falls. (B)
➕ Days 10-11: Victoria Falls
➕ Day at leisure or optional excursions. (B)
➕ Day 12: Fly to Nairobi
Check out of your hotel (day room available at extra cost). Afternoon flight to Nairobi. (B)
➕ Day 13: Fly to London
Fly to London with Kenya Airways. (N)