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East Africa Highlights
Discover the original home of safari as you track the Big 5 across the plains of the Masai Mara and view elephants and hippos against the backdrop of Mount Kilimanjaro, before a relaxing stay on the stunning island of Zanzibar.
- Style: Multi Centre Holiday
- Duration: 14 days/13 nights
- Starts in: Nairobi
Guide Price £1995
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
- Masai Mara National Reserve
- Lake Nakuru National Park
- Amboseli National Park
Day 1 Nairobi, Kenya
You will be met on arrival for a transfer to your hotel in bustling Nairobi.
Day 2 Nairobi to Masai Mara NR
Arise early and meet your driver/guide and the rest of your small group for a briefing on your Kenya Classic safari (we also offer this tour on a private basis, giving a choice of accommodation and flexibility while on safari – ask your consultant for details). Travel through Kenya’s highlands to the lip of the Great Rift Valley. Descending the Rift Escarpment, you’ll reach the Masai Mara in time for lunch and an afternoon game drive.
Day 3 Masai Mara NR
After an early breakfast enjoy a morning game drive. The Masai Mara is classic safari country: wide open grasslands dotted with acacia trees – why not add a hot air balloon trip to view the reserve from above? After lunch set off for an afternoon game drive and later visit a traditional Masai village.
Day 4 Masai Mara NR to Lake Nakuru NP
Drive to the shores of picturesque Lake Nakuru and enjoy an afternoon game drive in the surrounding national park. Black and white rhinos, hippos, giraffes and lions can all be found here, as well as a variety of birdlife.
Day 5 Lake Nakuru NP to Amboseli NP
Today is a long day as you leave the Great Rift Valley behind and head south. Stop at Lake Naivasha for a boat ride and then, after an early lunch in Nairobi or a picnic lunch en route, continue to scenicAmboseli National Park.
Day 6 Amboseli NP
Depart after breakfast for a full day game drive with a picnic lunch, returning to the lodge as the sun sets.
Day 7 Amboseli NP to Zanzibar, Tanzania
Leave Amboseli and travel north to Nairobi. Take a short flight to Zanzibar where you will be met and transferred to your beach resort.
Days 8-13 Zanzibar
This stunning island boasts wonderful beaches and warm turquoise waters. With seven nights on the island you have plenty of time to enjoy the attractions on offer. Explore the atmospheric capital Stone Town on a half day tour or take to the waters in a traditional dhow keeping your eyes peeled for dolphins. Alternatively, simply spend your days relaxing on the beach.
Day 14 Zanzibar
Transfer to the airport.
Optional Excursions:Pre-book These Unmissable Experiences
Masai Mara Hot Air Balloon Safari
Stone Town Tour
Safari Blue Cruise
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
- Shared transfers in Kenya
- Private return transfers in Zanzibar
- 13 nights 3 to 3+ accommodation
- 13 breakfasts, 11 lunches & 12 dinners
- Game drives as detailed on a shared basis (max 7 passengers)
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