Discover East Africa: Wildlife, Cultures & Landscape
Day 01: Depart USA
Day 02: Nairobi Arrive at the airport & transfer to the Norfolk Hotel.
Day 03 & 04: Amboseli National Park Transfer by air to Tortilis Camp, an exclusive tented camp set in the shadow of Mount Kilimanjaro, offering views of Mount Meru. Morning & Afternoon game drives take you through the Amboseli Game Reserve which is famous for it’s large herds of Elephant and several species of Africa’s big game such as Lion, Leopard, Giraffe, Rhino and Cheetah.
Day 05, 06 & 07: Masai Mara Game Reserve Check out and depart for one of the world’s best game reserves the Masai Mara. Transfer to the luxurious Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp set against the backdrop of the Oloololo escarpment. Game drives are conducted twice a day in special open Landrover vehicles with professional guides. Visit to the Maasai village & the cultural lecture given by the resident naturalist are very informative on the Maasai culture & lifestyle. Every other evening a Maasai night in the camp grounds allows you to purchase some local Maasai jewellery & traditional ornaments. Evenings end around the camp bonfire with your drink in hand, listening to the sounds of the African night.
Day 08: Arusha Depart by air for Tanzania and transfer to the Novotel Arusha.
Day 09: Lake Manyara National Park Transfer to the Lake Manyara Serena Lodge by air. Check in followed by an afternoon game drive through the Park to see it’s famed wildlife & birdlife. A visit to the Lake Manyara offers a chance to see the Pink flamingo.
Day 10 & 11: Ngorongoro Crater Conservancy Depart by road for the Ngorongoro Serena Lodge. A full day Crater tour with a picnic luncheon allows you to experience Ngorongoro the world’s largest caldera. Maasai Dance shows are performed in the evenings.
Day 12, 13 & 14: Serengeti Game Reserve Full day game drive en route to the the Serengeti Serena Lodge, stopping over at the Ol Duvai Gorge. Daily game viewing in the morning and afternoon offers a chance to fully explore the Serengeti’s wildlife.
Day 15: Arusha USA Transfer to Arusha for your return flight to the USA.
Tortilis Camp Amboseli