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Best of Kenya & Mauritius
Best of Kenya & Mauritius
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Highlights: Nairobi - Lake Naivasha Safari - Masai Mara Safari - Mauritius Beach


Other Departures: Manchester-£3835, Glasgow-£3975, Birmingham-£3829, Edinburgh-£3999, Newcastle-£3825, Bristol-£3845, Norwich-£4059


Itinerary:
Day 1: Flight.
(Meals included:Dinner & Breakfast)


Day 2: Arrival Nairobi – Amboseli National Park.
This itinerary is only a guideline and would be best discussed on a day to day basis with your driver guide to maximise your safari experience.


Welcome to the land of smiles.
Upon arrival you will be met by your guide driver.
Please lookout for a name board upon exit from baggage claim.
Do not panic - Nairobi Airport has parking issues.


We’ll head out in our private 4 x 4 Jeep for Amboseli National Park on the Nairobi – Mombasa Highway.
Our journey begins traveling over the African savannah with its local farms.
You may spot Masai herdsmen in their colourful wraps tending their cattle.
After lunch enjoy an afternoon game drive.
We’ll enjoy lunch at our Amboseli accommodation, with time to freshen up and relax.
As promised, the imposing form of Mt. Kilimanjaro dominates the scenery of this small park, where wildlife are often spotted through the sparse scrub.
The afternoon will see us on game drives, and we’re sure to see Amboseli’s famous elephants marching to or from a favorite watering hole.
Overnight: Amboseli Sopa Lodge.
(Meals included: Lunch and Dinner)


Day 3: Amboseli National Park Safari.
(The home of Kilimanjaro Mountain)
Full day Safari - Morning & Evening game drives.
Early morning is a very special time for a game drive.
You’ll see the park come alive with the first stirrings of wildlife as the gentle early light plays upon the trees and plains.
We’ll have breakfast and then we’re off in our 4 x 4 on another drive looking for lion, cheetah and smaller game like hyena, fox, baboon, and monkey.
Amboseli enjoys a rich palette of birdlife as well – crake, egret, heron, falcon, and eagle have all been spotted at the park’s marshes and lakes.
We can also spot wildlife from the lookout vantage of Observation Hill where we may see buffalo, hippo, pelican and still more avian life below.
As evening approaches, look to Mt. Kilimanjaro as its snowy peak may appear through the breaking clouds.
Overnight: Amboseli Sopa Lodge.
(Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

Day 4: Amboseli – Lake Naivasha.
Bid farewell to our many elephant friends as we leave the park and journey through the Great Rift Valley.
Seeing this exciting landscape with its dramatic escarpment will inspire us to stop and enjoy the views.
Lunch enroute.
Stop at the Great Rift Valley Lookout Point for curious bargain hunting.
Accommodation: Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge.
(Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)


Day 5: Lake Naivasha – Masai Mara Safari.
This is Africa at its most serene.
a jewel of a reserve that quietly shows off rich flocks of birds and grazing animals such as waterbuck, zebra, and gazelle.
How lucky to find ourselves in such a heavenly sanctuary!
And now we’re off to the Masai Mara National Reserve, the most popular park in the country. You’ll soon see why.
Your first views of the park will be of its rolling, open spaces, delightful acacia trees and perhaps some early wildlife sightings.
The Mara is known to possess the greatest concentration of wildlife in the region. So, let’s start looking for those Big Five, plus giraffe, zebra, ostrich, and so many others.
Accommodation:Ashnil Mara Camp.
(Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)


Day 6: Masai Mara Safari.
Morning game drive.
Evening game drive.
You can choose to explore the park the whole day.
The reserve is set on a classic African Savannah and the huge density of wildlife is astounding.
Zebras, wildebeest and gazelles graze in large herds and as a matter of fact where prey is in plenty so are the predators
Accommodation: Ashnil Mara Camp.
(Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)


Masai village visit at a separate price.- This can be organized directly by the safari guide at a cost $ 20 Per person payable to the Masai Chief.


Book In Advance.
Balloon ride over the Masai Mara. (Own account)


ENJOY A MAASAI MARA HOT AIR BALLOON FLIGHT.


At approximately 5:00am,
the balloon operating company shall collect you from your safari lodge/ tented camp in one of their custom safari jeeps, for a drive to the hot air balloon launch.
Arrive at the launch site by 6AM, here you can watch the balloons being prepared for take-off as you enjoy a cup of Kenyan tea or coffee.
Your balloon pilot will in the meantime give you a safety briefing as well as explain your expectations during the flight.
At the Launch site-there are basic toilet facilities available.
Just before sunrise, at approximately 6:30AM, you shall board the balloon basket.
The balloon flight lasts approximately one hour and this also depends on prevailing wind conditions, landing is between 7:30 and 7:45AM.
Upon landing, and as part of this unique adventure-you may observe the complete deflation of the balloon .
You shall then be transported to a place for your breakfast.
Breakfast is usually set up on the savannah plains of the Masai Mara, traditionally under the shade of a lonely acacia tree.
Breakfast is an experience to remember-full and Kenyan style, complete with fresh juices, eggs-to-order waiters in traditional costume, and, of course, champagne.
Drop off at your lodge.


Day 7: Departure Safari - Nairobi.
Overnight: Four Point Sheraton Hotel.
(Meals included: Breakfast)


Day 8: Nairobi - Mauritius.
Flight to Mauritius.


Transfer.
Seasense Boutique Hotel & Spa - Adult Only.
A Luxury 5 Star Adults-Only Hotel located on the East coast of Mauritius (Belle Mare) at one of the most peaceful and beautiful beaches on the island. An area famous for its lush vegetation, fine white sand and clear turquoise water.
Recently renovated with style and class, mixing contemporary design and island laid-back luxury, the hotel features Teak & Suar wood, bamboo and light tropical colors, helping you reach that ultimate feel of opulence.
2 Bars and 3 Restaurants, Sauna and Spa Pool, Fitness centre, Free internet,Wifi access in hotel and rooms.
Accommodation: Seasense Boutique Hotel & Spa.
Suite.
Free Non Motorised Sports.
Meals: Half Board.


Day 9: Mauritius Beach.
Accommodation: Seasense Boutique Hotel & Spa.
Suite.
Free Non Motorised Sports.
Meals: Half Board.


Day 10: Mauritius Beach.
Accommodation: Seasense Boutique Hotel & Spa.
Suite.
Free Non Motorised Sports.
Meals: Half Board.


Day 11: Mauritius Beach.
Accommodation: Seasense Boutique Hotel & Spa.
Suite.
Free Non Motorised Sports.
Meals: Half Board.


Day 12: Mauritius Beach.
Accommodation: Seasense Boutique Hotel & Spa.
Suite.
Free Non Motorised Sports.
Meals: Half Board.


Day 13: Mauritius Beach.
Accommodation: Seasense Boutique Hotel & Spa.
Suite.
Free Non Motorised Sports.
Meals: Half Board.


Day 14: Departure Beach.
Airport Transfer.
Meals: Breakfast.


Tour Price Includes
-Nairobi airport-hotel pick up/ drop off transfers
-Transport in a customized pop up top 4x4 Land Cruiser jeep
-Services of an experienced English speaking safari guide/driver.
-Stay at Amboseli Sopa Lodge , Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge, Ashnil Mara Camp
-Park entrance fees
-Private game viewing drives in a 4x4 pop up top Land Cruiser jeep
-Boat safari at Lake Naivasha
-All meals on safari
-Bottled drinking water in safari vehicle
-The flying doctors emergency medical evacuation/ rescue insurance cover.
-Pick up/ drop off at Nairobi airport / Nairobi hotel or residence
-Government taxes and local levies


Not Included In the Tour Price:
Bottled & Soft Drinks
Items and services of a personal nature.
Tips & Gratuities.



Offer Includes

  • Return flights from London Heathrow
  • Airport taxes
  • 13 nights accommodation as per Itinerary
  • Transfers

Meal Plans

  • As per Itinerary