When you think of a Safari, Kenya is near the top of most people's list. Exclusive wilderness areas and the most famous wildlife reserve in Kenya (the Masai Mara), excellent for Lion and Cheetah. It couldn't be any more Classic!
AM pick-up from your Nairobi hotel & transfer to Selenkay Conservancy (4 hrs), to arrive for lunch. Following afternoon tea, you will be escorted on a walk by Masai warriors to a village to get an insight into their fascinating culture and way of life. Return to Porini Amboseli Camp for dinner and overnight.
In the southern part of Kenya's Rift Valley Province, lies one of the greatest spots in Africa to witness free ranging elephants, Amboseli National Park. One of only 2 Premium parks in Kenya, the landscape is perfect for spotting the wide array of wildlife, all with spectacular views of Mount Kilimanjaro. After an early breakfast on Day 2, drive to Amboseli National Park for a morning game drive within the park, followed by a picnic lunch. Return to camp for dinner, after which there will be a night game drive using a spotlight to seek out some of the nocturnal animals such as aardvarks, servalcats, bat-eared foxes among others.
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PORINI AMBOSELI CAMP
Porini Amboseli Camp is located within the exclusive Selenkay Conservancy, in the Amboseli eco-system, an important wildlife dispersal area and rangeland for wildlife moving out.
Porini Amboseli Camp is within the exclusive Selenkay Conservancy, in the Amboseli eco-system, an important wildlife dispersal area and rangeland for wildlife moving out.
Awake to the natural sounds and calls of the birdlife. After breakfast transfer to Nairobi for lunch and then an afternoon flight to the Mara. Afternoon game drive on Day 3, followed by a sundowner and night game drive on the way back to Porini Mara Camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 4 - Optional Balloon Safari and Champagne Breakfast. A full day in the Masai Mara with game drives in 4x4 vehicles (not vans). Dinner, night game drive and overnight at Porini Mara Camp. Whilst not the largest, the Masai Mara is certainly the most famous nature reserve in Kenya, and for good reason. This world renowned nature reserve has forged a strong reputation for its large number of predators and excellent game viewing.
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PORINI MARA CAMP
The award-winning Porini Mara Camp is located in a unique and beautiful setting under yellow-barked Acacia trees along the banks of the Laetoli. The camp is in Ol Kinyei Conservancy.
The award-winning Porini Mara Camp is located in a unique setting under yellow-barked Acacia trees along the banks of the Laetoli. The camp is in Ol Kinyei Conservancy.
Morning walk in the Ol Kinyei conservancy. After breakfast leave camp and spend the day game viewing in the famous Masai Mara Reserve with a picnic lunch, and then moving onto Porini Lion Camp arriving in the late afternoon. Later in the evening have a sundowner in the Olare Motorogi Conservancy and night drive, then dinner and overnight at Porini Lion Camp.
Morning and afternoon game drives in the exclusive Olare Motorogi Conservancy (Day 6), away from the minibuses and tourist vehicles seen in the park, and with an excellent chance of sighting lions, cheetahs and leopards, all of which are found in the conservancy. Sundowner and night game drive.
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PORINI LION CAMP
Porini Lion Camp is located in the exclusive 20,000 acre Olare Motorogi Conservancy situated along the banks of the Ntiakatiak River, a river with some hippo pools near the camp.
Porini Lion Camp is located in the exclusive Olare Motorogi Conservancy situated along the banks of the Ntiakatiak River, a river with some hippo pools near the camp.
Enjoy an early morning game drive in the conservancy, breakfast and then transfer mid-morning to the airstrip and fly back to Nairobi.
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|Nairobi > Selenkay Conservancy||± 4hrs|
|Selenkay Conservancy > Ol Kinyei Conservancy||± 6hrs|
|Ol Kinyei Conservancy > Olare Motorogi||± Full Day|
|Olare Motorogi Conservancy > Nairobi||± 3hrs|
|Note: These times are estimates and are dependant on flights and accommodation selections.|
This 6 night itinerary is a classic big game safari, with game drives in 4x4 safari vehicles (not vans - a very important point). This is the Classic Kenya Safari that can be booked on its own, or combined with a beach add-on such as the Kenya Coast, Mauritius, the Seychelles or Zanzibar. Or fly to Kigali in Rwanda to see the Mountain Gorillas.
"First of all, we can’t thank you enough for a fabulous trip. It really was amazing and something we shall never forget. We believe we had a wonderful mixture of different wildlife camps and experiences, magical encounters with wildlife and friendly and helpful people everywhere. All in all, it was a simply fantastic holiday and we thank you for all the time and effort you put into making this such an unforgettable experience."
"Had a great time and will be going back next year."
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