Day 01 Arrival Nairobi
Approximately 22kms, takes approximately 1 hour’s drive depending on traffic
Bonfire Adventures guide driver will warmly meet you on arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, transfer you to the Ibis Styles Hotel. Check-in then we brief you on what will hopefully be your best holiday in Africa. Enjoy overnight in Standard rooms. You are booked on Bed & Breakfast
Day 02 Nairobi – Buffalo Springs National Reserve
Approximately 330 kms, takes approximately 6.5 hours’ drive depending on traffic
Enjoy early morning breakfast then begin your Kenya safari. Bonfire Adventures guide driver will pick you and proceed to the Buffalo Springs National Reserve arriving at the Samburu Simba Lodge for check-in then lunch. Enjoy an afternoon game viewing drive. Later return back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 03 Buffalo Springs National Reserve
Enjoy early morning game viewing drive to enjoy your African safari then return back to the camp for breakfast. Mid-morning is at leisure. Enjoy lunch then depart on an afternoon game viewing drive. The semi-arid game reserve is home to the special five of Samburu namely the generuk (Twiga gazelle), the grevy’s Zebra, beisa oryx, Somali ostrich and the reticulated giraffe. Other wildlife here includes lions, the savannah elephant, cape buffalo, the elusive leopard among many others. Later return back to the Samburu Simba Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 4 Samburu – Ol Pejeta Conservancy
Approximately 145kms, takes approximately 3.5 hours’ drive depending on traffic
Enjoy breakfast the we drive you to the 90-hectare Ol Pejeta Conservancy, arriving at the Sweetwaters Serena Camp for check-in then lunch. Enjoy an afternoon game viewing drive. This sanctuary has the largest black n concentration in East Africa and is one of the best places for a Safari in Africa. It is also home to rehabilitated chimpanzees. This is one of the best places to see the big five of Africa which include lions, cape buffalo, savanna elephant, leopard and rhinos. Hundreds of other wildlife species roam the savannah plains and grasslands. Enjoy diner and overnight
Day 5 Ol Pejeta Conservancy – Lake Nakuru National Park
Approximately 160kms, takes approximately 4.5 hours’ drive depending on traffic
Enjoy breakfast then we drive you to the Lake Nakuru national park with a brief stop at the 74 metres Thompson falls. We will be arriving at the Flamingo Hill Tented Camp for check-in then lunch. Enjoy an afternoon game viewing drive. The park is famous for the abundant greater and lesser flamingoes (when the later levels on the lake are low). Wildlife here is bountiful including lion, cheetah, leopard, and hyenas. Rothschild giraffe as well as black and white rhino are also found here are. Lake Nakuru National Park is an ornithological paradise for bird lovers as well. Enjoy dinner and overnight.
Day 6 Lake Nakuru National Park – Masai Mara National Reserve
Approximately 270kms, takes approximately 6hours’ drive depending on traffic
Enjoy breakfast then we pick and drive you to the Masai Mara National Reserve. You will be arriving at the Zebra Plains Mara Camp for lunch. Proceed on an afternoon game viewing drive. Later return back to the camp, enjoy diner and overnight.
Day 7 Masai Mara National Reserve
Enjoy breakfast then depart with packed lunch for a full day of game viewing drives. You can also opt for a morning and afternoon game viewing drives with hot lunch at the lodge. This famous game reserve is world famous for the spectacular wildebeest migration between July through to September each year, the abundant wildlife including the ‘Big five’ of Africa. The reserve is surrounded by Masai villages (traditional home-steads) which at a small extra cost you may want to experience a cultural visit to one of them. Enjoy dinner and overnight at the Zebra Plains Mara Camp
Day 08 Masai Mara National Reserve – Serengeti National Park
Approximately 380kms, takes approximately 8 hours’ drive
Enjoy early morning breakfast then depart with packed lunch. Our Bonfire Adventures guide driver will transfer you to the Isebania/Sirari, a one-stop border post and assist you through immigration. He will connect you to your Safari Land Cruiser and guide driver from Tanzania then proceed to the Serengeti National Park. Enjoy en route game viewing drives to the Acacia Central Camp for check-in, dinner and overnight.
Day 09 Serengeti National Park
Enjoy breakfast then depart with packed lunch for a full day of game viewing drives. The vast Serengeti plains is home to hundreds of wildlife species including the elusive leopard, cheetah, spotted hyenas, Masai giraffes, cape buffalo, lions, the migratory wildebeests, hartebeests among many others. You can catch the wildebeest migration through-out the year in the Serengeti at different locations as they follow an almost predictable pattern and route on the migration circuit. Enjoy dinner ad overnight at the Acacia Central Camp.
Day 10 Serengeti National Park – Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Approximately 170kms, takes approximately 4 hours’ drive
Enjoy breakfast then depart with packed lunch. Morning game viewing drives towards South Serengeti. Exit the park through the Naabi gate ad proceed to Ngorongoro. Check-in at the Ngorongoro Farm House. Enjoy dinner and overnight.
Day 11 Ngorongoro Crater Tour
Enjoy breakfast the depart withy packed lunch. Descend some 610 metres into the Ngorongoro Crater floor for game viewing drives. The 20km diameter crater floor has one of the highest wildlife per service area concentration. In the crater floor are Burchell’s zebras, leopard, cheetah, cape buffalo, water bucks, hartebeests, spotted hyenas, savannah elephant among others. There are no giraffes I the crater due to the short shrubs that pose a challenge to the giraffes feeding. We later drive up the crater floor, back to the Ngorongoro Farm House for dinner and overnight.
Day 12 Tarangire National Park
Approximately 180kms, takes approximately 4 hours’ drive
Bonfire Adventures guide driver will pick you from the hotel after breakfast, proceed to the Tarangire National Park for game viewing drives. The park is famous for huge herds of Elephants, at times numbering up to 300. Giant Baobab trees dots the vast plains ad grasslands. The Tarangire National Park has varied landscapes. Wildlife that freely roam on the park include hartebeests, leopard, lions, cape buffalo, Masai giraffes, the commo zebra, lions, cheetah among many others. Later check-in at the Lake Burunge Tented Camp, enjoy dinner and overnight.
Day 13 Tarangire – Kilimanjaro International Airport
Approximately 200kms, takes approximately 5 hours’ drive depending on traffic
Enjoy breakfast then check-out. With packed lunch we will drive you via Arusha to the Kilimanjaro International Airport for your departure flight. We at Bonfire Adventures sincerely thank you for traveling with us on your African Safari. We at Bonfire Adventures deeply appreciate you for choosing to travel with us on your Africa Safari Adventure.