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WILDLIFE VIEWING AND BIRDING SAFARI IN KENYA

Kenya

Kenya ranks as one of Africa’s top game viewing destinations. Kenya provides one of the rarest opportunities for big-game viewing in Amboseli National Park, Samburu Game Reserve, Lake Nakuru, Tsavo National Park, and the famous Masai Mara. All our Kenya game viewing vacations offer a very wide range of wildlife viewing that include the big cat species; lion, cheetah and leopard, elephant, giraffe and rhino.

We have a wonderful team of local guides to help you identify the many species our Kenya safari have to offer. Most of our guides live near or in communities and places you will be visiting and therefore have extensive knowledge of how to get you around and broaden your Kenya safari experience.

BIRDING TOURS IN KENYA

Kenya is one of Africa’s premier birding destinations with over 1100 species recorded. Most of our Kenya Safari and vacations come with a free birding safari for groups of 2 to 5 people. You are likely to record 150 bird species in your free Kenya birding tour, isn't this awesome? For travelers who want to go on exclusive Kenya birding trips, top birding destinations in Kenya include Meru, Samburu, Mount Kenya, Mount Elgon, Malindi Watamu, the Savannah's of the northern Kenya, Lake Naivasha, Lake Baringo, Lake Bogoria and Lake Nakuru, Kakamega and the Arabuko Sokoke forests. We have specialist birding guides for solo and group birders.

Our expert guides passionately impart an incomparable wealth of knowledge, personally researched and experienced, about habitats, ecology, birds, trees, plants, animals and insects, providing our guests with enough memorable wildlife experiences to last a lifetime. Lets start crafting you Kenya Safari

WHY YOU SHOULD VISIT KENYA

Kenya is known as the safari capital of the world because of its amazing wildlife, beaches, birds and weather. Visitors to Kenya are spoiled for choice - you can choose to visit any or all of the twenty three national parks or the thirteen national reserves.

Millions of travelers go to Kenya to witness the Great Migration or chase the Big Five. The ‘Big 5’ – the elephant, rhinoceros, lion, leopard, and cape buffalo – can all be found in Kenya’s parks, with other popular animals such as the giraffe, cheetah, and zebras. Kenya is a great country for a day safari or a multi-park tour. Headlined by the world renowned Masai Mara National Park, some of its parks located mere hours from the city center.

In addition to the opportunity to see some of Africa most iconic animals in their natural habitat, Kenya also offers visitors the chance to go on cultural safaris. The Maasi culture tours are rated as the best culture tours by thousands of travelers.

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Kenya's diverse landscapes ranging from snow-capped mountains to stunning volcanic springs, and from sun-parched deserts to verdant Savannah and forests, a safari tour of Kenya is as much a chance to soak in unique landscapes as it is an opportunity to see wildlife whose concentration can't be found anywhere in the world.

We specialize in tailor making your tour to ensure you get the perfect safari itinerary for you tastes and budget. We pride ourselves on offering unparalleled Africa Safaris to all kinds of travelers – budget, midrange and luxury. Send us free inquiry

See our Kenya and Tanzania Safari Itinerary below or Contact our Customer Service Team to plan your Africa Safari

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01Day One: Arrival

Arrival in Nairobi, stay at the Eka Hotel.

02Day Two: Nairobi / Masai Mara Reserve

Nairobi / Masai Mara Reserve Fly to the Masai Mara Reserve, a rich Savannah famous for its concentration of plains game and predators, including leopard, cheetah and hyena. After checking into the Mara Serena Safari Lodge, enjoy the first game drive of your safari in Kenya and Tanzania. From our lodge, enjoy expansive views of the plains below. (B,L,D)

03Day Three and Four: Masai Mara Reserve

Our safari in Kenya and Tanzania itinerary includes two full days of morning and afternoon game drives in the famed Masai Mara Reserve. Here in this northern extension of the Serengeti Plains, the land is teeming with elephant, large prides of lion, buffalo, Thomson’s gazelle, giraffe and even topi — the only place in Kenya where they are common. You may even rise early one morning for an optional hot air balloon safari. While here, we also meet Maasai elder Ben Kipeno and visit a Maasai village, seeing how this pastoral tribe still tends herds of goats and cows much as their ancestors did for centuries. (B,L,D Daily)

04Day Five: Masai Mara Reserve / Amboseli National Park

Enjoy one last game drive (time permitting) in the Mara before flying to Nairobi. From Nairobi, fly to Amboseli National Park, tucked on the Kenya/Tanzania border. On a clear day, every vista of this scenic park is dominated by views of Mt. Kilimanjaro — making a superb backdrop for your wildlife photography. Savor an afternoon game drive, watching the sun set across the park, before continuing to Amboseli Serena Lodge, where we spend the next two nights of our Kenya and Tanzania expedition itinerary. (B,L,D)

05Day Six: Amboseli National Park

Amboseli is one of the largest of Kenya’s parks. Although this is dry country, Amboseli’s location in the rain shadow of Kilimanjaro means that the park enjoys year-round water. Two permanent swamps are ideal for game viewing, drawing the park’s signature elephants, as well as giraffes and a variety of bird life, which we’ll look for during our game drives. (B,L,D)

06Day Seven: Amboseli / Tarangire National Park

Cross into Tanzania at Namanga and continue to Tarangire, Tanzania’s third largest national park. Before checking into our comfortable accommodations at the Tarangire Balloon Camp, we journey through the rolling countryside searching for the park’s populations of black rhino, antelope, leopard, lion and cheetah. (B,L,D)

07Day Eight: Transfer to Ngorongoro

Sunrise will just be sweeping across the Savannah on our morning game drive, where our guides will point out elephants and some of the park’s 260 recorded bird species. Tarangire also hosts migrating herds of wildebeest, zebra and Grant’s gazelle. Continue toward Ngorongoro, where we spend the next two nights at the Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge, which features a wonderful view of the crater. (B,L,D)

08Day Nine: Ngorongoro Crater

After a sumptuous breakfast, set out for the Ngorongoro Crater, the world’s largest unflooded caldera (collapsed cone of a volcano). Protected from the outside world by a huge rim, Ngorongoro’s abundance of food and fresh water support more than 30,000 large mammals. We’ll descend 2,000 feet into the crater for thrilling game drives among Africa’s "Big Five" (lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino and leopard), but also search out the rare black rhino — this is your greatest chance to observe the black rhino in East Africa. Enjoy a picnic lunch on the crater floor, and continue our drive before returning to the Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge. (B,L,D)

09Day Ten: Olduvai Gorge / Serengeti National Park

Head for the Serengeti, en route visiting Olduvai Gorge, where early evidence of man was found by the Leakey family in the late 1950s. The Serengeti Plains are home to the greatest concentration of large mammals on Earth, and our frequent game drives are a chance to see immense herds. We spend the next three nights under canvas at our private mobile tented camp, positioned to be as close to the animals as possible. (B,L,D)

10Day Eleven and Twelve: Serengeti National Park

Our Kenya and Tanzania expedition itinerary features daily game drives through the acacia Savannah's and grasslands of the Serengeti offering opportunities to spot wildebeest, zebra, gazelle, topi, impala and hartebeest along with predators such as lion, leopard, cheetah, hyena and wild dog. Along the network of rivers and lakes, we may find hippos and crocodiles. You’ll have ample opportunity in camp to learn more about our expert driver/guides and staff, personable locals who strive to bring Africa to life during your safari. (B,L,D Daily)

11Day Thirteen Serengeti / Arusha / En Route

After the final game drive (time permitting) of your safari in Kenya and Tanzania, travel to the airstrip and fly to Arusha. Dayrooms are available at the Lake Duluti Serena Hotel before transferring to the airport for your independent flight home. (B,L)

Departure Date Group Luxury (Double Share) Budget (Double Share)
  • May 2017 - Dec 31 2018 1 Person$5580 Per Person $5580 Per Person Get a Quote
  • May 2017 - Dec 31 2018 2 Persons $5000 Per Person $3000 Per Person Get a Quote
  • May 2017 - Dec 31 2018 3 Persons $4800 Per Person $2750 Per Person Get a Quote
  • May 2017 - Dec 31 2018 4 Persons $4500 Per Person $2550 Per Person Get a Quote
  • May 2017 - Dec 31 2018 5 Persons $4300 Per Person $2450 Per Person Get a Quote
  • May 2017 - Dec 31 2018 6 Persons $4000 Per Person $2350 Per Person Get a Quote