Nairobi | Samburu |Sweetwaters |Aberdares| Masai Mara | Lake Nakuru | Amboseli | Ngorongoro | Lake Manyara | Serengeti/ Uganda Gorilla tracking.
Arrive Kampala Entebbe airport .Meet, greet and transfer to a hotel for accommodation on bed and breakfast basis.
Day 2: Kampala/Bwindi
Morning departure for the south with stops at the craft village at the Uganda Equator for pictures and shopping. After lunch at the Lakeview hotel in Mbarara, proceed through the beautiful evergreen mountain country referred to as the “Little Switzerland”. Arrive late evening for dinner and overnight at lodge/camp. Dinner and overnight at a lodge/camp.
Day 3: Bwindi
After breakfast transfer to the parks gate for briefing by park ranger guides. With picnic lunch, start 30 minutes – 8 hours trek to find the Gorilla and baby Mountain gorillas. The tracking starts at the area where the gorillas were the previous day. After a full hour with the gorillas, return to your lodge/camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Nairobi.
Transfer to Mbarara for lunch, Later depart for Kampala to catch the flight departing Entebbe airport to arrive Nairobi at 2110hrs.Meet and transfer to a Nairobi Panafric Hotel bed and breakfast basis.
Day 5: Samburu National reserve.
Leave Nairobi after breakfast and you drive (4.7hours)to the north rugged semi desert region arriving in time for lunch at lodge. Samburu is north of the equator and contains rare, drought resistant animal species, which go for long periods of time without water. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and Samburu Sopa Lodge.
Day 6: Samburu
Early morning (6:30am-9:00am)and afternoon(1600hrs-1800hrs)game viewing drive at Samburu in search of the rarely found species of wild game like the rare liver-red reticulated giraffe,grevy’s zebra, the long necked gerenuk antelopes, beisa Oryx, blue flanked Somali ostrich, vulturine guinea fowl and also braving lions on the grass, leopards in the trees and plenty of other plains game. In between meals there is optional visit to the Samburu villages if clients so wish. All meals and overnight at Samburu Sopa Lodge .
Day 7: Sweetwater’s Game Reserve.
Depart in the morning for the highlands of Mt.Kenya, drive through rich farmlands of the Kikuyu tribe who grow corn and coffee among other crops enjoy the scenery as you explore the great rift valley on your drive to arrive at Sweetwater’s Luxury Tented Camp for lunch. After lunch ,leave for game drive in late afternoon in search of the Morani- a tamed rhino once brought from the Amboseli national park. All meals, dinner and overnight at Sweetwater’s Tented Camp
Day 8: Treetops.
Breakfast at a lodge and drive to arrive at the Out span Golf & Country Club for lunch. After lunch transfer by lodge vehicle to the Treetops hotel where from the hotel balcony you view game that often visit the floodlit waterhole and saltlick–e.g. elephants, rhino, buffalo and giant forest hog. Dinner and overnight at Treetops hotel.
Day 9: Lake Nakuru National Park.
Early Morning Breakfast depart for Nakuru via Thomson falls for a brief stop before you proceed arriving Lake Nakuru in time for lunch at a lodge. Lake Nakuru is an armchair in the Rift Valley Lakes. Afternoon game viewing at the Pink Lake referred so for it’s thousands of pink flamingos and other birdlife-it’s a bird watchers paradise. It has a surprisingly number of animals, it is a Rhino sanctuary and the “big five” except the Elephant can be seen here, look for warthogs and water bucks as you leave for dinner and overnight at a Sarova Lion Hill.
Day 10: Maasai Mara National Reserve.
Early Breakfast and game viewing as you depart for Maasai Mara crossing the loita plains, view scenarios enroute including lake elementaita, Mt.Logonot, as well see red-clad Maasai warriors tend their multi-colored herds amongst plains game. Game viewing enroute to arrive at lodge in good time for lunch. Afternoon game drives inside the scenic park well known for great concentration of wild game. Dinner and overnight Mara Sopa Lodge.
Day 11, 12& 13:Maasai Mara National Reserve.
A full day to explore the magic Mara, Breakfast at your lodge and (900am)leave with picnic lunches King of the Jungle for a full day of game viewing inside the Park. Search for wild game including the huge black manned lion for which Mara is famous for, splendid cheetah, African buffalo, wildebeest (gnus),zebra, leopard, grants gazelle are quite common, even the rare rhino might come out of the thicket for you, hyenas are plentiful, Extend your drive to the hippo point where schools of hippo submerge on the approach of vehicles only to surface seconds later to shot and gamble their displeasure as the crocodiles sunbathe on the river banks mouths agape. Between meals there is optional visit to the Maasai villages for an insight to their culture if clients so wish. Meals and overnight at Mara Sopa lodge. (Optional Balloon safari on this day)
Day 14: Maasai Mara/Nairobi/Amboseli
Early Breakfast at lodge in Mara and depart for Nairobi arriving in time for lunch, afternoon depart for Amboseli at the foot of the mighty snow-capped Mt.Kilimanjaro,Africa’s highest peak, Amboseli is a photogenic Park and hosts great number of game including the” king of the jungle” lion, huge herds of elephant “Tuskers” and the splendid cheetah. Arrive Amboseli ,enroute game viewing as you proceed to a lodge for Dinner and Overnight at Amboseli Serena Lodge
Day 15: Amboseli National Park.
Early Morning games drive .Return to lodge for breakfast. Late afternoon take another game viewing drive inside the park. Amboseli is a photogenic Park and hosts great number of game including the lion, elephant and the splendid cheetah. Meals and overnight at Amboseli Serena Lodge.
Day 16: :Amboseli /Arusha/Ngorongoro:
Early breakfast and leave for a morning game drive before crossing the border at Namanga and drive to Arusha to arrive in time for lunch. Later proceed to Ngorongoro Conservation Area and set yourself for game drive. Ngorongoro Conservation Area’s central feature is the Ngorongoro Crater, one of the largest intact caldera in the world and one of the most spectacular sights in Africa. The Olduvai Gorge in the neighbourhood is the site where some of Africa’s oldest hominid fossils were found. The Crater has densest predator population in Africa. Elephant, lion, zebra, wildebeest and a host of other resident animals are to be found here. Dinner and overnight at the Ngorongoro Crater Tented Lodge.
Morning and afternoon game drives at the Crater floor. Meals and overnight at the Ngorongoro Crater Tented Lodge .
Day 18: Ngorongoro/Serengeti:
After breakfast leave for vast Serengeti National Park, Africa’s most popular game reserve. There is an incredible number of animals in this vast game park. Wildebeest is the most populous followed by zebras. Elephant is notably scarce. Cheetahs and the rest of the big cats are regularly sighted in the plains. The few remaining endangered black rhino are restricted at the Moru Koppies area. The park is also famous for the wildbeeste migration, often described as the most impressive spectacle in the world. Arrive in time for lunch. Afternoon proceed for a game drive. Dinner and overnight Serengeti Robanda Tented Lodge
Day 19: Serengeti.
Full day in Serengeti with early morning and late afternoon game drives in the vast Serengeti Plain. The term ‘Serengeti’ means endless plains in Maasai language. In the central plains there are carnivores like leopard, lion, hyena and cheetah. This park is normally the scene of the annual migration of wildebeest and zebra that occurs between the Kenyan Mara and the Serengeti. Varied bird species can be seen here including eagles, ducks, geese, egrets, vultures, secretary birds, ibis, stork, herons, kites, pelicans, cranes and guinea fowl. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Robanda Tented Lodge
Day 20: Lake Manyara National Park
Depart in the morning for Lake Manyara arriving for lunch. Afternoon game drive inside the park to search for wild game, the park is home to plenty of game and birdlife. Dinner and overnight at Lake Manyara Kirurumu Tented Lodge
Day 21: Arusha.
Breakfast and depart for Arusha. Lunch at Impala Hotel and be transferred to Nairobi for your flight back home.