Day 1: Nairobi, Kenya
Arrive in Nairobi.
Day 2: Nairobi / Meru National Park
Fly to Meru National Park. Embark on an afternoon safari drive, viewing lion, elephant, cheetah, leopard, duiker, and dik-dik.
Day 3: Meru National Park
Enjoy a morning safari drive hugging the riverbanks and looking for elephant, and lion. Eat lunch on the bank of a tumbling stream before embarking on an afternoon safari drive.
Day 4: Meru National Park / Samburu National Reserve
Fly to Samburu National Reserve, situated past Mount Kenya in the country’s northern frontier. Enjoy a guided walk along the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River.
Day 5: Samburu National Reserve
Enjoy breakfast during a safari drive characterized by a landscape of rocky hills, sandy plains, and acacia trees. Keep a sharp eye out for giraffes, elephants, waterbuck, and big cats.
Day 6: Samburu National Reserve
Visit a Samburu village and learn about daily life and the traditions of local Kenyan people. Embark on an evening safari drive to look for nocturnal animals.
Day 7: Samburu National Reserve / Lake Naivasha
Fly to Hippo Point on Lake Naivasha. Settle into luxurious surroundings in one of the most romantic places in East Africa, steeped in the colorful history of Kenya’s Colonial Era.
Day 8: Lake Naivasha
Spend the day at leisure at Hippo Point, including walks on the shore of Lake Naivasha, horseback riding, and boat excursions.
Day 9: Lake Naivasha / Maasai Mara Game Reserve
Fly to Maasai Mara Game Reserve and settle into a luxury tented camp. Embark on an evening safari drive.
Day 10: Maasai Mara Game Reserve
Spend the day on safari along the forested banks of the Mara River. Marvel at the Great Wildebeest Migration. Sit around the campfire to share stories about your experiences on safari.
Day 11: Maasai Mara Game Reserve
Enjoy another day exploring Maasai Mara Game Reserve. The area is filled with impala, topi, hippo, and huge crocodiles that laze on sandbanks in the Mara River.
Day 12: Maasai Mara Game Reserve / Nairobi / Depart for Home
Fly to Nairobi. Visit a baby elephant sanctuary before departing for home.