8 DAYS KENYA SPLENDORS LUXURY SAFARI 2023
ITINERARY AT A GLANCE
|Day 1||Nairobi||Hemingways Nairobi||Bed & Breakfast||Transfer|
|Day 2||Samburu N. Reserve||Elephant Bedroom Camp||Full Board||PM G/Drive|
|Day 3||Samburu N. Reserve||Elephant Bedroom Camp||Full Board||AM & PM G/Drives|
|Day 4||L. Nakuru N. Park||The Cliff||Full Board||PM G/Drive|
|Day 5||Ol Pejeta Conservancy||Sweetwaters Serena||Full Board||PM G/Drive|
|Day 6||Masai Mara N. Reserve||Emayian Luxury Camp||All Inclusive||PM G/Drive|
|Day 7||Masai Mara N. Reserve||Emayian Luxury Camp||All Inclusive||AM & PM G/Drives|
PACKAGE COST PER PERSON SHARING IN US DOLLARS
|DATES||2 Pax||3 Pax||4 Pax||5 Pax||6 Pax||SRS|
|2nd Jan – 31st Mar 2023||$ 5,056 ||$ 4,670 ||$ 4,477 ||$ 4,361 ||$ 4,172 ||$ 1,184|
|1st Apr – 31st May 2023||$ 4,126 ||$ 3,810 ||$ 3,652 ||$ 3,557 ||$ 3,403 ||$ 642|
|1st Jun – 30th Jun 2023||$ 4,880 ||$ 4,494 ||$ 4,301 ||$ 4,185 ||$ 4,001 ||$ 924|
|1st Jul – 31st Oct 2023||$ 5,659 ||$ 5,274 ||$ 5,081 ||$ 4,965 ||$ 4,760 ||$ 1,418|
|1st Nov – 21st Dec 2023||$ 5,056 ||$ 4,670 ||$ 4,477 ||$ 4,361 ||$ 4,172 ||$ 1,148|
- Arrival and departure Airport transfers
- Bed and breakfast accommodation in Nairobi
- Full board accommodation while on safari – breakfast, lunch and dinner
- All park entrance fees
- Services of a professional English-speaking guide driver
- Transport in a custom-designed 4x4 Safari Land Cruiser
- Unlimited mileage on game viewing drives
- Government statutory taxes
- International flights and visa fees
- Additional sight-seeing or deviation from the safari itinerary
- Soft and alcoholic drinks except at Emayian Luxury Camp
- Laundry ad telephone expenses
- Tips and gratuities to the guide driver, lodge/camp staff
- Travel insurance
- Any item not mentioned as included in the safari package
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. Check-in then brief you on your safari. Enjoy overnight as you wait to start your Kenya safari on your best holiday in Africa. You are booked on Bed & Breakfast
Hemingways Nairobi is ideally located to several of Nairobi’s major tourist attractions among them the Karen Blixen Museum and the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. It has lofty, expansive rooms with vast, bright en-suite bathrooms and large private terraces are characteristic of the hotel’s wonderful sense of space and use of natural light. There are 45 high-ceilinged suites, two of which are penthouse style Presidential Suites and 43 Junior Suites culminating in vaulted beams. Muted colors and textured fabrics in ecru and taupe create an ambiance of contemporary-chic while subtle touches of brass, mahogany and leather bear reference to the classic elegance of vintage East African safaris Beyond the balustrade of your private balcony, we’ve chosen for you a view of The Green Hills of Africa, as described in Hemingway’s novel.
Approximately 330 kms, takes approximately 6.5 hours’ drive
Enjoy early morning breakfast then begin your Kenya safari. Bonfire Adventures guide driver will pick you and proceed to the Samburu National Reserve arriving at the Elephant Bedroom Camp for check-in then lunch. Enjoy an afternoon game viewing drive. Later return back to the camp for dinner and overnight.
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 Elephant Bedroom Camp for dinner and overnight.
Elephant Bedroom Camp
Elephant Bedroom Camp offers luxury in a setting of breath-taking beauty. It is set along the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River and shaded by doum palms and other trees that make up this green belt of riverine forest in Samburu National Reserve.
The surrounding Samburu National Reserve is an area of spectacular scenery; its dry plains bisected by the meandering river, with the backdrop of Africa's dramatic mountains, including Mt Kenya. The 14 spacious tents have rustic and colorful African touches, offering all the comforts; including a private plunge pool on the deck, hot and cold running water, electricity (and complimentary herbal shower and bath products.)
The lounge and dining area is decorated with vibrant safari style, its soft intimate lighting assuring that this is the ultimate place to relax in between exciting game drives. Elephant, Monkeys, Impalas are amongst the camp's many regular wild visitors, whilst Samburu National Reserve has a good number of lions and leopards and offers the opportunity to see many species endemic to northern Kenya.
Approximately 145kms, takes approximately 3.5 hours’ drive
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 Rhino concentration in East 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 in the Morani wing.
Sweetwaters Serena Camp – Morani Wing
Tucked inside the landscaped grounds and accessible via winding stone pathways, Sweetwaters Serena Camp’s accommodation offers an elegant retreat amid the breath-taking natural beauty of Kenya’s Ol Pejeta Conservancy.
Boasting views of Mount Kenya, the new Morani Wing features 17 deluxe double, twin and triple tents, one of which is specially adapted for guests with mobility concerns. Bathrooms include a two-hand washbasin, a WC and a shower with a glass door.
Approximately 160kms, takes approximately 4.5 hours’ drive
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 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. Enjoy dinner and overnight.
Perched at the top of a 100-metre-high rock face sits Lake Nakuru's newest and smartest addition - The Cliff – a 10 room luxury camp opened in June 2018. While 'luxury camp' is the simplest description, in reality The Cliff located inside the park defies conventional labels, being a combination of safari lodge, tented camp and boutique hotel, constructed and furnished in a contemporary European style.
Each tent is built on solid foundations at the edge of the cliff, and faces the lake, allowing guests 180 degree views of the panoramic paradise, yet maintaining privacy. Not wanting to waste the view, the tent is spacious and the freestanding bath looks outwards. While the exterior environment at The Cliff is pure Africa, the room interiors combine organic chic with international design to create the understated style of a modern boutique hotel.
Approximately 270kms, takes approximately 6 hours’ drive
Enjoy breakfast then we pick and drive you to the Masai Mara National Reserve. You will be arriving at the Elewana Sand River Camp for lunch. Proceed on an afternoon game viewing drive. Later return back to the camp for diner and overnight.
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 camp. 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 traditional home-steads and so at a small extra cost you may want to experience a cultural visit to one of them. Enjoy dinner and overnight at the Elewana Sand River Camp.
Approximately 290kms, takes approximately 7 hours’ drive
Enjoy breakfast then check-out. We drive you back to Nairobi. Alliteratively at an extra cost you may opt for a one-hour light scheduled flight to the Wilson Airport. If time allows you will enjoy lunch before our guide driver drops you at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your departure flight. We at Bonfire Adventures deeply appreciate you for choosing to travel with us on your Africa Safari Adventure.