Need to stay longer in Kenya for safaris? This 16 Days Grand Kenya Safari will take you to most of the prime selling Kenya safari destinations in Northern and Southern Kenya.
Day 1: Nairobi – Tsavo West
On this first day of your 16 Days Grand Kenya Safari, we shall pick up from your Nairobi hotel or Airport in the morning drive to Tsavo west national park depending on the time we leave Nairobi we can reach the park at mid-morning for brief game drive then continue to our lodge for lunch and refreshments. In the afternoon you will go for game drive in search for the big Game like elephant, rhino, Hippos, lions, cheetah, leopards, Buffalos, diverse plant and bird species. Later Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 2: Tsavo West – Tsavo East
Have an early morning breakfast on this second day of your 16 Days Grand Kenya Safari and go for a game drive with a Visit to Mzima springs where you can see hippos and fish in crystalline clear water. There are possibilities of seeing crocodiles and monkeys the sight of fifty million gallons of crystal clear water gushing out of from the under parched lava rock that is the Mzima Springs, to the Shetani lava flows. After the game drive cross to Tsavo East which is renowned for its large numbers of elephants and the famous man eating lions. Check in your lodge for refreshments as we wait for our lunch. After lunch go for evening game drive with a visit to Aruba dam. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 3: Tsavo East
On this day this third day of your 16 Days Grand Kenya Safari, you will wake up early for early morning game drive to catch up with the predators on hunt and other game like Elephants, Buffaloes, Rhinos, Leopards mentions but a few later break for late breakfast and relaxation around the lodge. In the afternoon go for long evening game drive in search for what we missd in the morning game drive like vast herds of dust –red elephant, Rhino, buffalo, lion, leopard, pods of hippo, crocodile, waterbucks, lesser Kudu, gerenuk and the prolific bird life features 500 recorded species. Meals and overnight the lodge.
Day 4: Tsavo East – Amboseli
Day four of this 16 Days Grand Kenya Safari will see you transfer to Amboseli National Park. After morning cup of tea/coffee, have a game drive as we are driving out of the park and transfer to Amboseli reaching in mid-morning, have brief welcoming game drive as we proceed to the lodge for refreshments and lunch. Afternoon go for evening game drive having close observation of Mt Kilimanjaro in search for the big five: Elephants, Lions, Cheetah, Buffalo etc. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 5: Amboseli
On this day fifth day of your 16 Days Grand Kenya Safari, you will wake up early for early morning game drive to catch up with the predators on hunt and other game like Elephants, Buffaloes, Rhinos, Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Hippo, Leopards mentions but a few and clear view of the sun rise from Kilimanjaro Mountain. Break for late breakfast and relaxation around the lodge. After lunch go for afternoon game drive in search of its popular residents like the well known predators and their opponents like the Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Hippo with a view of Mt Kilimanjaro. Dinner and overnight at your lodge
Day 6; Amboseli – Nairobi Excursion
On day 6 of this 16 Days Grand Kenya Safari, we wind up with the southern Kenya safaris destinations. You will prepare yourself well with warm up early cup of coffee, drive to Nairobi city the only city gifted in Africa with national park in the city. We will visit David Sheldrick to see baby elephants feeding them and having fun with Elephants this is great time for children mostly, proceed to the Giraffe center, have experience of Africa Kissing with Giraffe and feeding. It started as a rehabilitation project to rescue the Rothschild Giraffe. Dinner and overnight at your lodge.
Day 7: Nairobi – Aberdare
After your breakfast on this seventh day of your 16 days safari in Kenya, be met by your driver guide, this day we will drive to the North to Aberdare National park, it will take us around five hour drive and we will have brief welcoming game drive to the park as we are driving to our hotel to check in and wait for lunch. In the afternoon go for a game drive which is much rewarding with a lot of animals to be seen.
Day 8: Aberdare – Samburu
On this eight day of this 16 days Kenya safari, you will have an early breakfast at your hotel and head for a short game en-route Leave Aberdare for Samburu Game Reserve you will have a stop at the Equator line at Nanyuki town near Mt. Kenya have lunch and relax. Later afternoon game drive across the park which is a unique resident wildlife species like the Reticulated Giraffe, Grevy’s Zebra, Beisa Oryx and the Blue legged Somali Ostrich. Dinner and overnight the lodge.
Day 9: Samburu
Early morning game drive game and return back to camp for late breakfast and lunch. Afternoon game drive to search for both animals and birds namely: the long necked gerenuk, Grevy’s zebra, reticulated giraffe and Beisa onyx. The elusive Kenya leopard is often known to visit the park, especially in the evenings. Other wildlife present in the park includes cheetahs and lions, as well as elephants, buffalo and hippos. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 10 : Samburu – Sweet Water
Early morning breakfast game en-route leave samburu for Sweet water a 4 hours drive arriving in time for lunch relax. Afternoon chimpanzee trekking, Sweet water’s is the only sanctuary for rehabilitation in Kenya of these widely abused chimpanzees with two groups living in an environment as close to their natural habitat as possible. Then go for evening game drive in search for black rhino. Dinner and overnight the lodge.
Day 11; Sweet Water – Lake Nakuru
Early morning breakfast game en-route leave Sweet Water for Lake Nakuru National Park passing through the Great Rift Valley escarpment, you will arrive with short game drive as we enter to the park check in your lodge for refreshments and lunch. Afternoon game drive across the Pink Lake often referred so due to it’s Great masses of Flamingos not forgetting the famous white Rhino and black rhino found in this park. Dinner and overnight the lodge.
Day 12: Lake Nakuru – Bogoria – Lake Naivasha
Early morning breakfast leave lake Nakuru and proceed to Lake Bogoria less 3 hours drive to main gate bogoria. but you will have a stop at the Equator line few metres away from the equator line towards the northern side; the water spins clockwise. Towards the southern; spins anticlockwise just Amazing proceed to bogoria which is a shallow soda lake with a beautiful scenery and home of lot of flamingo’s and hot springs the geysers. Do a game drive around the park and lunch then in the late afternoon drive back to Lake Naivasha National Park arriving late in the evening for Dinner and overnight the lodge.
Day 13: Lake Naivasha
This area is a birdwatcher’s paradise with over 450 species of recorded birds in the area. A small islet on the lake is home to a number of wildlife. Visitors can enjoy a boat ride safari as they view wildlife and birds from the tranquil lake. A private ranch (Kongoni Game Sanctuary) is located in the area which is a home to lions, leopards, cheetah and some translocated Gravys zebras. Dinner and overnight at you lodge.
Day 14: Lake Naivasha – Maasai Mara
After breakfast leave Lake Naivasha for Masai Mara National Reserve a 5 hours drive and you will pass through Narok famous Masai town arriving to the park during lunch time check in your hotel for refreshments and lunch. Afternoon game drive through the park in search of the Lion, Cheetah, Elephant, Buffalo later dinner and overnight the lodge.
Day 15 : Maasai Mara
Early morning game drive will lead you to some of Africa’s largest lion prides, herds of zebra, antelopes, buffaloes, wildebeest, giraffes, cheetahs, and hyenas and return to camp for breakfast some rest and Lunch. After lunch go for afternoon game drive in the Masai Mara plains which are full of wildebeest during migration season early July to end of September, zebra, impala, topi, giraffe, Thomson’s gazelle are regularly seen, leopards, lions, hyenas, cheetah, jackal and bat-eared foxes. Black rhino are a little shy and hard to spot but are often seen at a distance if you are lucky. Hippos are abundant in the Mara River as are very large Nile crocodiles mention but a few. Dinner and overnight.
Day 16: Maasai Mara – Nairobi
Enjoy breakfast, checkout and depart the Mara for Nairobi arriving in time for lunch. Have lunch at carnivore afterwards drop off at Airport for flight back home.
End of 16 days Kenya safari.
- Arrival & Departure airport transfers complimentary to all our clients
- Transportation as per itinerary
- Accommodation per itinerary or similar with a request to all our clients
- Meals as per itinerary B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner.
- Services of an English speaking driver/guide
- National park & game reserve entrance fees as per itinerary
- Excursions & activities as per itinerary
- Recommended Mineral Water while on safari
- Visas and related costs, Personal Taxes
- Drinks, tips, laundry, telephone calls and other items of a personal nature
- International flights
- Optional excursions and activities not listed in the itinerary – Balloon safari, boat ride, Masai Village