It is our great pleasure to proudly present the Eco Adventure Safari, a 9 days/8 nights package!
This tailor made safari is for travelers who are:
- compassionate about nature
- eco-friendly oriented
- love a good adventure
- looking to combine all of this in one safari!
Something that is VERY close to my heart is that I believe in the saying "Take only pictures - leave only footprints".
More than ever is it important to follow this 'rule' as the human 'footprint' is now getting every bigger and wider.
We believe strongly in supporting conservation efforts, and we will do our part while traveling through these most amazing places.
SO, without further ado:
DAY 01: Arrival & overnight in Nairobi
DAY 02: Nairobi / Sandai Farm
DAY 03: Full day in Sandai Ranch
DAY 04: Sandai Ranch / Lake Nakuru National Park
DAY 05: Full day in Lake Nakuru National Park
DAY 06: Lake Nakuru National Park / Maasai Mara
DAY 07/08: Full days in Maasai Mara Game Reserve
DAY 09: Drive back to Nairobi & outbound departure
Arrival & overnight in Nairobi
Upon arrival in Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, you will be met by our Representative and transfer to your hotel for check-in.
At approx. 10am pick up after freshening up and depart for Nairobi excursions. We begin with the famous David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, an orphanage for baby elephants and rhinos. It is open to the public between 11am & 12pm. The DSWT has 2 other stockades in Tsavo East National Park, with the most popular one being Ithumba. This is where the elephants are finally released back to the wild.
Afterward proceed to Giraffe Centre where you can hand feed the endangered Rothschild’s Giraffe. This type of Giraffe is very rare. They are also found in Lake Nakuru National Park. Enjoy your lunch payable direct and afterward visit the renowned Karen Blixen Museum. Time allowing you may go shopping within the Karen environs.
Return for dinner and overnight at Macushla House – half board basis (Macushla House is a small property comprising of only 06 rooms and located in Karen Area within short driving distance to the various mentioned excursions)
Nairobi / Sandai Farm with an excursion to Solio Ranch (Approx. 2.5 Hrs drive)
After breakfast depart for Sandai Farm to arrive at your private ranch house in time for lunch. Immediately after lunch depart for SOLIO RANCH for an afternoon game drive widely known to host the highest population of black rhino amongst other wildlife!
Solio Ranch is fully fenced geared towards the Rhino Conservation playing a major role in preserving and breeding of black rhinos in Kenya. The Ranch also supports a very diverse population of raptors. It is for the Rhinos that Solio is known for but hosts other plains animals.
Return for dinner and overnight at Sandai Ranch House – full board basis (A farm house well located close to the Aberdare National Park & Solio Ranch. It is also small in size and can accommodate a maximum of 18 persons)
Full day in Sandai Ranch with an excursion to the Aberdare National Park
After breakfast depart for Aberdare National Park with packed lunches for a full day game drive. The recently fully fenced park is the major source of the Nairobi city and its environs water and therefore a very important catchment area.
It is also known for its scenic waterfalls and it is the best Forest Park to chance for the rare forest species including the Giant Forest Hog, Bongo and the melanistic (black) Leopard just to name a few.
Return for dinner and overnight at Sandai Ranch House – full board basis
Sandai Ranch / Lake Nakuru National Park (Approx. 2 hrs drive)
Breakfast at your ranch house. Then depart via the magical Thompson Waterfalls towards Lake Nakuru National Park. Arrive in time for lunch at the Flamingo Hill camp.
In the afternoon we invite you for a scenic drive around the lake, that is often colored pink with its thousands of Flamingos. With a bit of luck you will also encounter the endangered Rothschild’s Giraffe amongst other wildlife!
Dinner and overnight at Flamingo Hill Camp or Similar – full board basis
Lake Nakuru National Park
Full day in Lake Nakuru National Park with early morning and afternoon game drives.
Visit Makalia Waterfalls and viewpoint for a stunning view of the lake itself. With a bit of luck you may encounter the shy and elusive leopard that is sometimes seen in trees or on the ground.
All meals and overnight at Flamingo Hill Camp or Similar – full board basis
Lake Nakuru National Park / Maasai Mara Game Reserve
After an early breakfast depart for the famous Maasai Mara Game Reserve today. Drive via the Maasai town of Narok to arrive at the luxurious intimate camp in time for lunch. Enjoy an extensive afternoon game drive.
Should your Eco Adventure Safari fall between the months of July and October you will be lucky to witness the annual Wildebeest Migration.
Dinner and overnight at Mara Bush Camp / Sekenani Camp – full board basis (Both camps are well located in the Maasai Mara and are eco-friendly camps, put up with minimal interference on the surroundings)
Full day in Maasai Mara Game Reserve / Maasai Village
Early morning game drive with packed breakfast. Return to the camp for lunch.
In the afternoon we invite you for a visit to a traditional Maasai Village where you can experience how the fierce Maasai warriors live in this day and age. The Maasai people are an old nomadic tribe that lives in harmony with nature and is one of the few remaining tribes in Kenya that tries to hold on to their traditions.
Game drive on the way back to your camp. Dinner and overnight at Mara Bush Camp / Sekenani Camp – full board basis
Full day in Maasai Mara Game Reserve / Tree Planting
This is your last day in Mara – go out for an early game drive with packed breakfast.
Later participate in a tree planting to commemorate your trip to Kenya as away to conserve the environment. We purchased the seedlings and prepare them for planting. We will do this through "Care for the Wild", who is very active in conservation and anti-poaching activities. They will always monitor the growth and will recommend the most appropriate site for the plantings. Return to the camp for lunch.
Afternoon game drive winding up with a sundowner. Dinner and overnight at Mara Bush Camp / Sekenani Camp – full board basis
Return to Nairobi
Enjoy your last early morning game drive of your Eco Adventure Safari with a packed breakfast. Return to the camp to freshen up and begin your drive back to Nairobi with a game drive en-route and packed lunches to arrive late afternoon.
Time allowing you may go for Curio shopping while in Nairobi or even dine in Nairobi’s fine restaurants.
Afterward drop off at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your outbound flight.
- Arrival and departure airport transfers
- Transportation and all game drives in safari custom built Landcruiser with pop-up roof
- Experienced English speaking driver/ guide
- 01 night on bed & breakfast accommodation at Macushla House
- 02 nights on full board accommodation at the Sandai Ranch House
- 02 nights on full board accommodation at the Flamingo Hill Tented Camp or Similar
- 03 nights on full board accommodation at Mara Bush Camp / Sekenani Camp
- All park entrance fees to the various game reserves and parks (Solio, Lake Nakuru & Maasai Mara)
- Mineral water in your safari vehicle
- Any items of personal nature such as beverages, laundry, telephone calls, etc
- International flights and visas to Kenya
Change in itinerary
- Tips / gratuities for your driver / guide and camp / lodge staff
- Travel & Medical Insurance
- Any extras not mentioned above such as extra meals and activities
Are you ready to book this amazing Eco Adventure Safari?
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(Pricing depends on the number of people & the season)