Day 01 Arrival Nairobi
Approximately 32kms, 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 Hemingways Nairobi Hotel. Check-in then brief you on your safari, which we hope will be your Best Holiday in Africa. Enjoy overnight. You are booked on Bed & Breakfast
Day 02 Nairobi – Amboseli National Park
Approximately 240kms, takes approximately 4.5 hours’ drive depending on traffic
Enjoy breakfast then begin our African adventure. We drive you to the Amboseli National Park arriving at the Elewana Tortilis Camp for check-in then lunch. Enjoy an afternoon game viewing drive. Varied wildlife includes giraffes, zebras, cheetahs and hundreds of bird species. The western section is dominated by vast Lake Amboseli, which is dry outside the rainy season. Later return back to the camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 03 Amboseli National Park
Enjoy early morning game viewing drive the return back to the lodge for breakfast. Mid-morning is at leisure. If the weather permits you will enjoy breath-taking views of the snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro. It is from the Amboseli where some of the most captivating wildlife photos with Mount Kilimanjaro in the background have been taken. Enjoy dinner and overnight at the Elewana Tortilis Camp.
Day 04 Amboseli – Lake Manyara National Park
Approximately 320kms, takes approximately 7hours’ drive
Enjoy breakfast then we drive you to the Namanga border for immigration procedures. Our guide driver from Tanzania side will usher you into the Safari Land Cruiser then with packed lunch drive you via Arusha to the Lake Manyara National Park for game viewing drives. This park is one of the best for bird lovers because of the abundance and variety of species with over 300 migratory birds including flamingoes, long-crested eagles and grey-headed kingfisher. Lake Manyara National Park provides a unique wilderness experience, including diverse landscapes such as the Rift Valley soda lake, open grasslands, dense woodlands and stunning mountainsides. Tree-climbing lion and long-tusked elephant, Masai Giraffe, herds of buffalo, zebra and wildebeest graze are some of the wildlife I the park. Later drive to the Lake Mayara Kilimamoja Lodge for check-in, dinner and overnight.
Day 05 Lake Manyara – Ngorongoro Crater Tour
Approximately 80km, takes approximately 2.5 hours’ drive
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 Burchill’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 Neptune Ngorongoro Luxury Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 06 Ngorongoro Crater Tour - Serengeti National Park
Approximately 170kms, takes approximately 4 hours’ drive
Enjoy breakfast then we drive you to the Serengeti National Park with a brief stop at the Oldupai museum. Enjoy en route game viewing drives to the Kubu Kubu Tented Lodge for check-in, dinner and overnight.
Day 07 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 Kubu Kubu Tented Lodge
Day 08 Serengeti National Park – Mwanza
Approximately 200kms, takes approximately 5 hours’ drive
Enjoy breakfast then we depart with packed lunch. Enjoy morning game viewing drive as you exit the park. Proceed to the Serenity On The Lake Resort by the shores of Lake Victoria. Enjoy afternoon at leisure. Dinner and overnight at the Lodge.
Day 09 Mwanza - Masai Mara National Reserve
Approximately 270kms, takes approximately 5.5 hours’ drive
Enjoy breakfast then depart with packed lunch. We drive you to the Sirari/Isebania border for immigration, board our vehicle from Kenya then proceed to the Masai Mara National Reserve, one of the best Kenya safari destinations. Enjoy en route game viewing drives to the Elewana Sand River Camp. Enjoy diner and overnight.
Day 10 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 by a cultural visit to one of them. Enjoy dinner and overnight at the Mara Serena Safari Lodge
Day 11 Masai Mara – Lake Nakuru National Park
Approximately 270kms, takes approximately 7 hours’ drive
Enjoy breakfast then drive you through the Great Rift Valley to the Lake Nakuru national park arriving at The Cliff 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. Later return back to the camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 12 Departure
Approximately 165kms, takes approximately 3.5 hours’ drive depending on traffic
Enjoy breakfast then check-out. We drive you back to Nairobi. Enjoy lunch at the Carnivore restaurant then our guide driver will drop you at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your departure flight. We at Bonfire Adventures sincerely thank you for traveling with us on your Best Holiday in Africa.