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Kenya Cultural Safari in Nairobi - Nyeri - Samburu - Masaai Mara

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This cultural itinerary is one of the most fascinating sustainable safari in Kenya where by you interact and touch base with the local communities as one of them. The safari is a must see as it connect you to people, places, cultures and experiences not found on the internet. You will also experience some of the most breath taking Kenya’s attractions sites as well as the much wildlife not found an...

This cultural itinerary is one of the most fascinating sustainable safari in Kenya where by you interact and touch base with the local communities as one of them. The safari is a must see as it connect you to people, places, cultures and experiences not found on the internet. You will also experience some of the most breath taking Kenya’s attractions sites as well as the much wildlife not found anywhere else in the world. When you travel with us, some of our proceeds go back to the community for sustainability.

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Safari
    Safari
  • Nature escape
    Nature escape
  • Meet locals
    Meet locals
  • Local cuisine
    Local cuisine
  • Food and drink
    Food and drink

Customisable trip itinerary

This tour idea is fully customisable

The itinerary has been created by our local agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: A full day excursion in Nairobi, the City under sun

Nairobi -Upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in the morning, you will be met by our driver guide and after introductions head to your hotel for check-in and refreshment. You then visit the Kenya National Museum where old culture, history and artifacts are preserved. You later visit some of the historical sites in Nairobi town such as old parliament buildings, bomb blast site, first Kenyan president mausoleum, heroes memorial site and government offices. Dinner and overnight at Nairobi Meridian hotel.

Lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Nairobi
Accomodation
Best Western Nairobi Meridian hotel (Nairobi)

Day 2: Agricultural tour

After morning breakfast visit a coffee farm and factory and see how coffee is harvested, processed and packed. You will have a chance to taste a sweet cup of coffee which is a thrilling experience. In the afternoon visit the Bomas of Kenya to learn more about the Kenya’s tribes and their cultures. You will also be entertained with traditional songs and dances. Dinner and overnight at Nairobi Meridian hotel.

Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Nairobi
Accomodation
Best Western Nairobi Meridian hotel (Nairobi)

Day 3: Visit to Aberdare Ranges some of longest ranges in Africa

Nairobi /Nyeri –After early morning breakfast check out from the hotel and head towards Nyeri in the Central highlands of Kenya. On the way, you will enjoy sites of green plantations of pineapples and bananas. Have a stopover at the Karatina Market which is biggest in East Africa and see how the local communities trade with foods and commodities. You arrive in Nyeri town along the Aberdare ranges for lunch. Later visit a green tea farm and witness how local communities co-exist with the natural forest along the Aberdare ranges forest. You will also have a chance to plant some trees (optional) and leave some footprints behind. Dinner and overnight at the Green Hills hotel.

​Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Nairobi Nyeri
Accomodation
Green Hills hotel (Nyeri)

Day 4: Visit to local women self-help group

After morning breakfast check out from the hotel and heads towards Samburu Game reserve. On the way have a stopover at the Equator, which is an imaginary line that divides the world into two and a good place for photo taking. You can also view Mt Kenya, second tallest mountain in Africa.

You later can visit a woman self-help project in Nanyuki that gives the poor and widowed skills in weaving and beadings works. They also keep be hives and as a result certain the trees and environment. You are free buy some of the products or give support and skills of any kind. Dinner and overnight at Samburu Sentrim camp.

​Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Nyeri Nanyuki Samburu
Accomodation
Samburu Sentrim Camp (Samburu)

Day 5: A full day of a world class game drive in Samburu park

After morning breakfast take packed lunch and spend time in Samburu slopes and searching for the rare animals such as gravy zebras, baisy olyx, gerenuk and Somali ostrich. Also found are rare birds such as sun birds, eagles, guinea fowl, horn bills, secretary birds and eagles. In the afternoon visit the Samburu villages that are popular for keeping many cattle and goats.  You witness their rich culture and heritages which they have maintained for centuries and the great perseveration of the environment. Dinner and overnight stay at Samburu Sentrim camp.

​​Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Samburu
Accomodation
Samburu Sentrim Camp (Samburu)

Day 6: A visit to the most breath taking Great Rift Valley

After morning breakfast takes packed lunch and heads towards Lake Nakuru. On the way enjoys good sites of Mt Kenya (2nd tallest mountain in Africa) which local communities believes that their God lives at the top. In the afternoon visit the flamingoes’ lake that is referred as best bird’s paradise on earth and a unique UN World heritage sites. You have a chance to witness the rare white rhinos, black rhinos, buffaloes and Rothschild giraffes. Also take photos of greater and lesser flamingoes and other birds that are only found in Kenya. Dinner and overnight stay at the Top Cliff lodge.

​​​Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Samburu Lake Nakuru
Accomodation
Top Cliff lodge (Lake Nakuru)

Day 7: Visit to Maasai Mara the most popular Kenya’s Game reserve

After breakfast, start your journey to the famous Maasai Mara Game Reserve, which is commonly known for ‘big five.’ It’s about six hours to get there via Narok the only Maasai town in the Rift Valley. On the way will witness Mt Longonot in the Rift Valley bend which has a crater at the top. Arrive in the afternoon and have time to check in the hotel. Later visit a Maasai village for amazing traditional songs and dances. Dinner and overnight at the Mara AA lodges.

​​​​Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Lake Nakuru Maasai Mara
Accomodation
Mara AA lodges (Maasai Mara)

Day 8: A full day most fascinating game drive in the Mara Game reserve

After morning breakfast, take packed lunch and drive to the park and have a chance to witness many animals such lions, elephants, cheetah, leopards, zebras and buffaloes. Also are many species of birds such as vultures, hornbills, Maasai ostrich, crown cranes and marabou stocks. In the afternoon can visit Maasai villages for tradition songs and dances. The community is the most known in Kenya for their culture and heritage preservations. They also maintain the environment and vegetation around them. Dinner and overnight at Mara AA lodges.

Visited:
Maasai Mara
Accomodation
Mara AA lodges (Maasai Mara)

Day 9: The return to the city that marks the end of safari

After breakfast check out from your hotel and proceeds to Nairobi. Have a stopover at the Great Rift Valley view point that is an amazing place for photo taking. Arrive in Nairobi in the afternoon and are dropped at the Jomo Kenyatta Airport for your safe flight back home.

Visited:
Maasai Mara Nairobi

Nairobi Nyeri Nanyuki Samburu Lake Nakuru Maasai Mara

Price details

This tour idea is fully customisable

The price reflects this specific tour itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. £2,360 / 9 days
Excluding international flights
2 Pax 4 Pax Single Supplement
Price per person (January to May) £2,360 £20,840
Price per person (November to December) £2,440 £2,280
Price per person (June to October) £2,600 £2,380

Included in price:

  • English speaking guide
  • The services of a driver for the duration of the stay
  • Inland transfers and transport
  • Accommodation in the mentioned hotels
  • Full board
  • The excursions planned in the program
  • Visit entries
  • Bottled mineral water
  • Park entrance fees (specify amount if high)
  • 24-hour agency support
  • Online payment fees
  • AMREF emergency rescue cover

Not included in price:

  • International flights
  • Meals not mentioned in the program (around XX € / meal)
  • Beverages, personal effects and souvenirs
  • Options and extensions
  • Christmas Eve and New Year Supplement
  • Tips for guides and drivers
  • Visa fees
  • Airport taxes (if any)
  • Planting of trees programme (additional fee of USD 20  and subsequent maintenance fee of USD 15 per month)

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