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On arrival in Nairobi, one of our representatives will facilitate your transfer to the Nairobi Hemingway’s Hotel. Hemingway’s Nairobi is a luxury boutique hotel located in the suburb of Karen, just 10 miles from the bustling center of Nairobi. Architecturally elegant, it is a graceful plantation-style building overlooking the Ngong Hills and features 45 suites. The tranquil property optimizes views of the forested valley and seamlessly blends into the rolling landscape. While you are a guest, enjoy the on-site wellness center, pool, gym, and spa.
Overnight at Hemingway’s Nairobi Hotel, Breakfast
Start your vacation by enjoying a city tour of Nairobi that will include the Elephant Orphanage and the Giraffe Centre. End your day with a visit to one of our local school projects, meet and interact with the children and if you please, support the initiative.
Overnight at Hemingway’s Nairobi Hotel, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
After a hearty breakfast, board a flight to Amboseli National Park renowned for its breathtaking views of snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro – the highest point in Africa at 19,340 feet. See herds of an elephant wandering across the vast grassy plain in the foreground and mirages produced by the salt crystals in the dust on the surface of the arid lake in the dry season. The park has five main habitats: open plains, acacia woodland, rocky thorn bush country, swamps, and marshland.
Overnight at Tortilis Tented Camp, Lunch and Dinner
While in Amboseli, enjoy two days of exhilarating game drive hours spotting elephants, wildebeests, gazelles, lions, and many other exotic animals in their natural habitat.
Today we will spend the most part of the day in Lake Nakuru National Park birding in most of the habitats such us the alkaline shores, acacia woodland, grassland, rivers and inlets with marshes which holds resident as well as migratory species. They include White-fronted Bee-eater, Arrow-Marked Babbler, Little Rock Thrush, Wailing & Rattling Cisticolas, Rüppell’s Long-tailed Starling, among many others.
In addition, the park is rich in big games that includes the giraffe, buffalo, waterbuck, eland, hippo, both Black and White Rhino, lion, leopard, Spotted Hyena. And in the early afternoon we will transfer to Lake Baringo Conservation Area.
Overnight at Soi Safari Lodge, FB
The day begins with an early drive to the airstrip for your flight to Lewa Conservancy. On arrival, check into the luxurious Lewa Safari Camp for lunch after which our able team will take you on an exciting afternoon game drive.
Overnight at Lewa Safari Camp, Lunch and Dinner
Spend two days at the world-famous Lewa Downs Conservancy with exciting activities ranging from game drives, safari walks, camel riding, and horseback riding.
Overnight at Lewa Safari Camp, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
After breakfast, You will be transferred to the airstrip and catch your flight to the Masai Mara’s Olkiombo Airstrip and subsequently proceed to Kaboso Safari Camp. The camp is on a private stretch of the Mara plains, in the heart of Kenya’s most famous game reserve. The camp boasts spectacular sights with Topis, Elephants, Wilderbeasts, and cats.
Overnight at Kaboso Safari Camp, Lunch and Dinner
Spend four full days driving across limitless plains in search of the abundant wildlife in one of Kenya’s most spectacular grasslands. Bordering Tanzania, the Mara is the northern extension of the Greater Serengeti ecosystem. It is here that the great migration takes place, when more than a million wildebeest, along with zebra and gazelle trek north to graze on Mara’s lush grasses.
Overnight at Kaboso Safari Camp, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Spend the next three days exploring the Masai Mara on game drives. Nowhere else in Kenya will you spot the sheer number of wildlife that you will see in the Mara. From the Big Five to the seldom seen Little Five, the Mara has it all. Between July and October, the great wildebeest migration makes its way into the Mara from neighboring Serengeti in Tanzania in what is considered the world’s greatest animal migration. There are few ways to experience the Masai Mara than up in the sky on an early morning hot air balloon ride that culminates with a glass of champagne out in the bush.
Overnight: Kaboso Safari Camp – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
After some much-deserved rest at Kaboso Safari Camp, take a flight back to Nairobi and check into Eka Hotel for the night.
Overnight at Eka Nairobi Hotel, Lunch and Dinner
Take an early flight to Entebbe, Uganda, and proceed to another scheduled flight to Kihihi Airstrip where a guide will meet and transfer you to the Gorilla Forest Camp. Gorilla Forest Camp is located within Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site. It is the perfect base for a tracking experience as it offers luxury in the heart of the rain forest. The camp has a world-class bar, as well as a raised natural platform for open-air dining.
Guests can sit around the cozy campfire at night and enjoy Bwindi’s crystal clear mountain sky. In the afternoon relax and take in the fresh air or enjoy a forest walk, which is a nice way to warm up before the Gorilla tracking activities. Birders come thousands of miles to see the more than 350 species that live within the area with rare forest elephant species, giant forest hog, and about 11 types of Primates.
Overnight at Gorilla Forest Camp, Lunch and Dinner
In the morning enjoy a wholesome breakfast before a briefing from the professional guide. Tracking commences every morning from the park headquarters at 8.00 am. Experienced guides, many of whom have been involved in the domestication of the gorillas, will lead the tracking. Once the gorillas are located, the group will be allowed a maximum of one hour with them.
Overnight at Gorilla Forest Camp, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Relax at the camp and enjoy the luxurious spa or visit a Batwa pigmy tribe to learn about their history and culture. We also schedule birding excursions that surpass expectations year after year. Bwindi boasts of over 300 bird species, including 24 that are endemic to these highlands straddling Uganda, Rwanda, and the Congo – the “Albertine Rift Endemics”. There are also over 200 species of butterflies found in the park which you can see during a forest walk with a local expert as you learn more about the Bwindi Ecosystem, the fauna, and flora.
After dinner simply relax and sip a drink and get entertained by Ugandan dancers performing folk tunes played on the traditional Bakiga guitar
Overnight at Gorilla Forest Camp, FB
Proceed to Kihihi airstrip for your scheduled flight back to Entebbe airport and take a flight back to Nairobi where you will connect your flight back home.
Tour of Nairobi City that includes a visit to the David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage and the Giraffe Center. Located at the edge of Nairobi National Park, the orphanage rescues abandoned and hurt elephants, nurtures them and thereafter releases them back in the wild. At the Giraffe Center, feed Rothschild giraffe from a raised platform or sneak a kiss!
A short drive out of Nairobi’s central business district is the Nairobi National Park. Wide open grass plains and backdrop of the city scrapers, scattered acacia bush play host to a wide variety of wildlife including the endangered black rhino, lions, leopards, cheetahs, hyenas, buffaloes, giraffes and diverse birdlife with over 400 species recorded. Visitors can enjoy the park’s picnic sites, three campsites and the walking trails for hikers.
Crowned by Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak, the Amboseli National Parks is one of Kenya’s most popular parks. The name “Amboseli” comes from a Maasai word meaning “salty dust”, and it is one of the best places in Africa to view large herds of elephants up close. Nature lovers can explore five different habitats here ranging from the dried-up bed of Lake Amboseli, wetlands with sulphur springs, the savannah and woodlands. They can also visit the local Maasai community who live around the park and experience their authentic culture.
The Lewa Wildlife Conservancy (also known as Lewa Downs) is located in northern Kenya. It was formed in 1995. It is a wildlife sanctuary incorporating the Ngare Ndare Forest and covering over 62,000 acres (250 km2). The Conservancy is home to a wide variety of wildlife including the rare and endangered black rhinos, Grevy’s zebras and sitatungas. It also includes the big five (lion, leopards, elephants, rhinos and Cape buffaloes). Lewa holds over 12% of Kenya’s eastern black rhinoceros population and the largest single population of Grevy’s zebras in the world (approximately 350 individuals).
The Conservancy is also home to the Northern Rangelands Trust, an innovative partnership with a number of communities to the north who have given land for the preservation of wildlife. Lewa has its own education program that helps develop schools and students. Lewa Wildlife Conservancy is located in Meru County, south of Isiolo town but north of Mount Kenya.
Maasai Mara, also sometimes spelled Masai Mara and locally known simply as The Mara, is a large national game reserve in Narok, Kenya, contiguous with the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania. It is named in honor of the Maasai people, the ancestral inhabitants of the area, who migrated to the area from the Nile Basin. Their description of the area when looked at from afar: “Mara” means “spotted” in the local Maasai language, due to the many short bushy trees which dot the landscape.
Maasai Mara is one of the most famous and important wildlife conservation and wilderness areas in Africa, world-renowned for its exceptional populations of lion, African leopard, cheetah and African bush elephant. It also hosts the Great Migration, which secured it as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of Africa, and as one of the ten Wonders of the World.
The Greater Mara ecosystem encompasses areas known as the Maasai Mara National Reserve, the Mara Triangle, and several Maasai Conservancies, including Koiyaki, Lemek, Ol Chorro Oirowua, Mara North, Olkinyei, Siana, Maji Moto, Naikara, Ol Derkesi, Kerinkani, Oloirien, and Kimintet.
The park is part of the Bwindi Impenetrable Forest and is situated along the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) border next to the Virunga National Park and on the edge of the Albertine Rift. Composed of 321 square kilometres (124 sq mi) of both montane and lowland forest, it is accessible only on foot. BINP is a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization-designated World Heritage Site.
Species diversity is a feature of the park. It provides habitat for 120 species of mammals, 348 species of birds, 220 species of butterflies, 27 species of frogs, chameleons, geckos, and many endangered species. Floristically, the park is among the most diverse forests in East Africa, with more than 1,000 flowering plant species, including 163 species of trees and 104 species of ferns. The northern (low elevation) sector has many species of Guineo-Congolian flora, including two endangered species, the brown mahogany and Brazzeia longipedicellata. In particular, the area shares in the high levels of endemisms of the Albertine Rift.
The park is a sanctuary for colobus monkeys, chimpanzees, and many birds such as hornbills and turacos. It is most notable for the 400 Bwindi gorillas, half of the world’s population of the endangered mountain gorillas. 14 habituated mountain gorilla groups are open to tourism in four different sectors of Buhoma, Ruhijja, Rushaga and the Nkuringo in the Districts of Kanungu, Kabale and Kisoro respectively all under the management of Uganda Wildlife Authority.
Tortilis Camp is named after the flat-topped, umbrella thorn tree, the Acacia Tortilis, and embraces a hill in one of Amboseli’s areas of Acacia Tortilis woodland. Located in a private conservancy bordering the national park, game drives, walks, sundowners and bush meals take place both inside the national park and in the conservancy, where guests enjoy exclusivity.
The tents are all spacious, with king or twin beds and elegant en suite bathrooms. There is a main lounge, bar and dining area, all exquisitely built with natural materials and thatched roofs. The Private House and Family Tent are located slightly separate to the main camp, upon the hill where they share a pool.
Samburu National Reserve
Eka Hotel a Nairobi hotel is ideally located along Mombasa Road in Nairobi the capital city of Kenya. It is situated minutes away from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, 5km from Wilson Airport and 5km from the bustling central business district. If you are looking for safari hotels, Eka Hotel is within easy access to the city’s many attractions and entertainment venues which make Eka Hotel an ideal safari accommodation hotel.
As the only concessionaire luxury camp within Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp is the perfect base from which to track the park’s most famous resident – the mountain gorilla. The main area features a comfortable lounge and bar area as well as the main dining area while the mini spa offers a wide selection of treatments. Located within the National Park, Sanctuary Gorilla Forest Camp offers guests an unrivalled location, including the best bird and wildlife viewing in the Bwindi area.
Bwindi National Park
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