14 Days Best of East Africa Safari

 

Day 1 – Nairobi
On arrival at Nairobi International Airport our representative will transfer you to the hotel for overnight in a bed and breakfast basis, Fairview Hotel (C) or Oakwood Hotel (E). BB

 

Day 2 – Nairobi - Lake Nakuru
After breakfast drive to Lake Nakuru National Park. You will stop over for lunch. Enjoy an evening game drive in this small game and bird-filled park, famous for its population of flamingoes, rhinos, leopards, lions, giraffes. As you drive to the hills surrounding the park, you can enjoy a stunning panoramic view of the lake. Dinner and overnight at Sarova Lion Hill Lodge – Nakuru Lodge (C) or camping site (E). FB

 

Day 3 – Maasai Mara National Reserve
After breakfast, continue the journey past the Maasai town of Narok to the legendary Maasai Mara National Reserve – to many, the jewel and highlight of the safari expedition. Lunch. Enjoy an afternoon game drive returning to your lodge or camping for dinner and overnight, Mara Sopa - Sarova Mara - Keekorok Lodge - Mara Serena (C) or camping site (E). FB

 

Day 4 – Maasai Mara National Reserve
A full day in the Mara with game drive early morning and late afternoon, each of about 3 hours. This is where millions of wildebeest cross the Mara River from the Serengeti National Park of Tanzania to the Maasai Mara Game Reserve of Kenya - an annual spectacular event, which brings along thousands of plains game and predators to the Mara. From June to October the migration is from Kenya to Tanzania, while from November to May is from Serengeti to Masaai Mara. However, the phenomenon is more linketdto the actual changes of weather. All meals and overnight as above. FB

 

Day 5 – Maasai Mara – Serengeti
After breakfast you depart for the world's famous Serengeti National park via Isabenia border with Picnic lunch, which will be taken at one of the Picnic sites. Full day of game drive in Serengeti National Park.
Serengeti provides sanctuary to the highest concentration of plain animals in the world. Survey estimates have put the animal population at about 4,000,000 including 3000 lions, 1,600,000 wildebeests, 300,000 Thompson and grants gazelle, 500,000 zebras. For the ornithologist, there are over 400 species of birds in the Serengeti Meals and overnights at the Seronera Wildlife Lodge in Serengeti. FB


Day 6 – Serengeti – Ngorongoro
Depart from the lodge for an early morning game drive in Serengeti. After breakfast proceed to Ngorongoro Conservation area. You also visit Olduvai archaeological museum en route.
Dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge. FB

 

Day 7 – Ngorongoro – Ngorongoro
Breakfast at leisure. Descend the crater rim for a half day tour till afternoon. Picnic lunch and proceed the exploration of Ngorongoro. Return for dinner and overnight at Ngorongoro Wildlife Lodge. FB

 

Day 8 – Ngorongoro / Arusha / Nairobi
Drive to Arusha and connect to an afternoon shuttle bus back to Nairobi. Lunch en route.Overnight in bed and breakfast in Nairobi.
If you catch an evening flight from Nairobi, you shall arrange the overnight in Entebbe Uganda. HB

 

Day 9 – Nairobi – Entebbe - Kampala
Leave Nairobi by flight or by bus to Entebbe and kampala. On arrival at Entebbe International Airport, we shall welcome you and transfer to the hotel in Kampala for overnight in BB, Protea Hotel (C) or Capitol Palace Hotel (E). BB

 

Day 10 – Kibale National Park
After breakfast, drive to Kibale Forest National Parl, in Western Uganda, on the shadow of the Rwenzori Mountains. Lunch in Fort Portal. In the afternoon explore the beautiful region of Kasenda crater lakes or take the nature and village walk from Bigodi. Dinner and overnight at Primate Lodge or Nyinabulitwa Country Resort. FB

 

Day 11 – Kibale – Queen Elizabeth
After early breakfast, you enter Kibale forest for the trekking of the chimpanzees in their natural environment. After lunch, proceed to Queen Elizabeth National Park with game drive en route. Dinner and overnight at Mweya Safari Lodge. FB

 

Day 12 – Queen Elizabeth - Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
After early breakfast, you go for game drive in the plains of Queen Elizabeth National park. After lunch, you drive Southwards to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. Arrival in the evening to the National Park, for dinner and overnight at Bwindi Gorilla Resort – Engagi Camp – Nkuringo Lodge (C) or Buhoma Community – Travellers Hotel (E), according to the location of the gorilla permits. FB

Day 13 – Mountain Gorillas tracking
After breakfast and briefing from the rangers of UWA, set off for the gorilla tracking in the rain tropical forest sanctuary. You shall be prepared with trekking boots and light rain coat, and bring with you packed lunch. The time you will spend in search for the habituated family is not predictable. You will have one hour for observing and taking photographs after you have reached the gorillas. Dinner and overnight in the same lodge. FB

 

Day 14
Drive back to Kampala in time for evening flight back to Nairobi or for international flight. Lunch en route. HB

 

 

The tariff includes:
-Airport transfers
- Full board accommodation
- Ground transportation 4x4 minibus open roof
-English speaking Driver/Guide
-Gorilla permits
- Entrance fees, taxes

The tariff does not include:
- International Air ticket and domestic air tickets
- Domestic Air ticket can be arranged Nairobi / Entebbe
- Tourist insurance
- Entrance visas to Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda
- Drinks and tips.