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From Nairobi: 3 Days Samburu Wildlife Safari

1. From Nairobi: 3 Days Samburu Wildlife Safari

Day 1: Nairobi to Samburu National Reserve. Morning pick up from Nairobi hotel/apartment/airbnb/airport at 5:40 AM. You will then drive to the rich agricultural area around Mount Kenya and you will have the opportunity to cross the equator just before you arrive in the famous town of Nanyuki. Here you will eat lunch at a budget hotel before making your way to Samburu via Isiolo. Check-in at the camp and then proceed on a game drive, which will take you near the elephant bedroom tower. Dinner and Overnight at Heshima Camp or similar. Day 2: Samburu Full Day Game Drive. This day will be spent exploring this breathtaking game reserve. The reserve is reach in wildlife with fame for abundance in rare northern specialist species such as the Gravy Zebra, Somali Ostrich, Reticulated Giraffe, Gerenuk and the Beisa Oryx (Also referred as Samburu Special). It is also home to elephants, lions, rhino, leopards, buffalo, endangered wild dogs and the pun cake tortoise. Over 450 species of birds have been identified here including vultures, kingfishers, marabous, bateleurs and guinea fowl (among others). Dinner and Overnight at Heshima Camp or similar. Day 3: Samburu National Reserve - Nairobi. Wake up and head out on an early morning game drive. After the game drive, you will return to the camp for breakfast. You will then visit a Samburu village nearby, where you will get the chance to interact with the local people and experience their culture. This is a good opportunity to purchase traditional Samburu souvenirs, art and collectibles. drive to the view point Mt Ololokwe, later drive to Isiolo natural swimming pool You will then leave and head back to Nairobi, stopping in Nanyuki for lunch. You will arrive in Nairobi in the evening and be dropped off at your hotel/apartment/airbnb/the airport.

8 Days Samburu,Nakuru,Masai Mara,Naivasha & Amboseli Camping

2. 8 Days Samburu,Nakuru,Masai Mara,Naivasha & Amboseli Camping

DAY 1: Nairobi- Samburu. On your arrival in Nairobi you are met by our representative, after briefing leave Nairobi and drive towards the famous northwards closing the equator towards samburu national reserves. Arrive in time for lunch experience these magical parks while on game drive. All meals and overnight camp. DAY 2: Full Day in Samburu. After breakfast proceed for a game drive in this lush and region of north. The water of EwasoNy’iro River attracts a profusion of game. This area is known for the rare species of wildlife that are endemic. All meals and overnight at your camp. DAY 3: Samburu- Lake Nakuru. Close the equator as you drive southwards to Lake Nakuru National park. Drive through scenic Thomson falls, Rift Valley view point and Menengai Crater. Lake Nakuru is a soda lake whose waters are often covered by a living carpet of thousands of Flamingos and plains that are home to the Lion, Rhino’s, Leopards and large herds of Waterbuck. All meals and overnight. DAY 4: Lake Nakuru-Maasai Mara. After breakfast proceed for a game drive enroute to mighty Maasai Mara one of the Kenya’s best loved parks. Each year the Mara is staging ground for the fascinating great migration, one of the most awe- inspiring natural events in the world. Lunch, Dinner and overnight Tonight, you'll rest in comfort at the Rhino Tented Camp. DAY 5: Full Day In Masai Mara. This full day is spent game viewing by getting a closer look at the Mara with four extensive game runs. We will meet with Maasai elders and visit Maasai village with him. You will join singing and dancing and admire their beautiful beadworks and brilliant clothes. Dinner and overnight. Tonight, you'll rest in comfort at the Rhino Tented Camp. DAY 6: Masai Mara-Lake Naivasha. After breakfast, depart and drive to Lake Naivasha. After lunch spends the evening boat riding where you visit the crescent island and enjoy. All meals and overnight will be at Taphe Guest Resort. DAY 7: Lake Naivasha-Amboseli. Drive to Nairobi then towards the famous Amboseli National Park where you arrive in time for lunch. Afternoon game runs you to the tremendous variety of big game. View Mount Kilimanjaro from your camp. All meals and overnight at Kimana Amboseli Camp. Day 8: Amboseli-Nairobi. Early breakfast, then game drives enroute out of the park. Lunch will be in Nairobi carnivore restaurant before transferring to the airport in time for your flight. At Jossec Tours and Safaris, we don't just offer trips; we provide transformative experiences that connect you with the beauty of Kenya in meaningful ways. Join us on a journey where adventure meets authenticity, and let us be your gateway to the wonders of East Africa.

Nairobi: 3-Day All-Inclusive Samburu National Park Safari

3. Nairobi: 3-Day All-Inclusive Samburu National Park Safari

Day 1: Nairobi to Samburu National Reserve (L, D) After you are picked up from your Nairobi accommodation/Nairobi Airport, you will travel via the central highlands of Kenyawith which will provide you with views of coffee, tea, sisal, pineapple, and other farming activities. You can also view Mount Kenya from a distance, complete with its snow capped peaks. In the afternoon, enjoy a game viewing drive through the Samburu, Shaba, and Buffalo Springs reserves. Day 2: Full Day at Samburu National Reserve (B, L, D) The day shall be spent with game viewing drives with relaxing interludes at the Samburu Game Reserve. Game viewing drives in this dry and scenic game reserve are concentrated along the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River. This is where most wildlife is found, such as elephants, giraffes, zebra, lions, cheetahs, buffalo, oryx, and other animal species. Day 3: Samburu to Nairobi (B, L) Begin with a morning game viewing drive at Samburu. An exit game viewing drive shall follow, before you depart Samburu for Nairobi with a lunch stop en-route. You'll arrive in Nairobi in the late afternoon, at which point you will be dropped off at your Nairobi hotel/Nairobi Airport.

Private 7 Days Samburu Ol pejeta L. Nakuru L. Naivasha Masai

4. Private 7 Days Samburu Ol pejeta L. Nakuru L. Naivasha Masai

Day 1 Nairobi - Samburu National Reserve At 7:00 AM our driver will pick you and you will proceed to Samburu National Reserve.On arrival, you will check in then later head for a game drive on the park you will get a chance to see the animals such as elephant, Zebra, Lion, Cheetah, Buffalo, Oryx, endangered Grevy’s Zebra, the Reticulated Giraffe and many other. and other animals. You will then head back to the lodge and have a relaxing time. Later dinner and overnight at Samburu Ashnil lodge/Samburu River Side or similar Day 2 Samburu - Ol pejeta Conservancy After breakfast, you will proceed to Ol Pejeta conservancy which is known for its beautiful black Rhinos and a few white Rhinos. In arrival you will check inn and then proceed for a game drive after lunch. You will also get to visit the Chimpanzee Sanctuary where the orphaned chimpanzee are rescued and get to know how they live. Later you will have a visit at the Sweetwaters and get to see animals like giraffes, zebras and many more. Later dinner and overnight at Comfort Garden Sweetwaters Lodge or similar Day 3 Ol pejeta - Lake Nakuru National park After Breakfast, you will proceed to Lake Nakuru National Park arriving in time for a pre-lunch game drive. Lake Nakuru National Park is home to Giraffes, Waterbucks, Black and White Rhinos, Buffalo, Lions and Leopards, among other wildlife. On the shores of the lake there are thousands of Flamingos who feed on the algae. There will be an afternoon game drive around Lake Nakuru and the forest nearby. Later dinner and overnight at Buraha Zenoni resort or similar Day 4 Lake Nakuru - Hells Gate - Lake Naivasha After breakfast, You will check out and proceed to Hell's Gate and arrive at around mid morning, start biking tour for 2 hours within hell's gate, some people will opt to drive which is also allowed. The park has historically been an important home for the rare lammergeier vultures. From 11am, visit the gorges for 1 hour, Around 12pm return. Accommodation:Aloepark hotelor similar Day 5 Lake Naivasha - Masai Mara National Reserve After breakfast, you will check out and proceed to Masai mara via Narok road and arrive in time for lunch. After lunch you will relax at the lodge or at the swimming pool and wait till evening to head out for an evening game drive and start the search of the Big five. Later dinner and overnight at Rhino tourist camp or similar Day 6 Full Day Masai Mara National Reserve Enjoy a full day game drive at Mara and get to see animals such as lions, zebras, antelope, hyenas, giraffes, elephants wildebeest and if it's on the migration season, you will get to see there migration which is indicated as one of the wonders of the world. Later dinner and overnight at Rhino tourist camp or similar Day 7 Masai Mara - Nairobi You will have an early morning breakfast and check out heading back to Nairobi. Arriving in time for lunch then transfer to the hotel or airport to catch flight back home

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From Nairobi: 3 Days Samburu Wildlife Safari

From Nairobi: 3 Days Samburu Wildlife Safari

Day 1: Nairobi to Samburu National Reserve. Morning pick up from Nairobi hotel/apartment/airbnb/airport at 5:40 AM. You will then drive to the rich agricultural area around Mount Kenya and you will have the opportunity to cross the equator just before you arrive in the famous town of Nanyuki. Here you will eat lunch at a budget hotel before making your way to Samburu via Isiolo. Check-in at the camp and then proceed on a game drive, which will take you near the elephant bedroom tower. Dinner and Overnight at Heshima Camp or similar. Day 2: Samburu Full Day Game Drive. This day will be spent exploring this breathtaking game reserve. The reserve is reach in wildlife with fame for abundance in rare northern specialist species such as the Gravy Zebra, Somali Ostrich, Reticulated Giraffe, Gerenuk and the Beisa Oryx (Also referred as Samburu Special). It is also home to elephants, lions, rhino, leopards, buffalo, endangered wild dogs and the pun cake tortoise. Over 450 species of birds have been identified here including vultures, kingfishers, marabous, bateleurs and guinea fowl (among others). Dinner and Overnight at Heshima Camp or similar. Day 3: Samburu National Reserve - Nairobi. Wake up and head out on an early morning game drive. After the game drive, you will return to the camp for breakfast. You will then visit a Samburu village nearby, where you will get the chance to interact with the local people and experience their culture. This is a good opportunity to purchase traditional Samburu souvenirs, art and collectibles. drive to the view point Mt Ololokwe, later drive to Isiolo natural swimming pool You will then leave and head back to Nairobi, stopping in Nanyuki for lunch. You will arrive in Nairobi in the evening and be dropped off at your hotel/apartment/airbnb/the airport.

8 Days Samburu,Nakuru,Masai Mara,Naivasha & Amboseli Camping

8 Days Samburu,Nakuru,Masai Mara,Naivasha & Amboseli Camping

DAY 1: Nairobi- Samburu. On your arrival in Nairobi you are met by our representative, after briefing leave Nairobi and drive towards the famous northwards closing the equator towards samburu national reserves. Arrive in time for lunch experience these magical parks while on game drive. All meals and overnight camp. DAY 2: Full Day in Samburu. After breakfast proceed for a game drive in this lush and region of north. The water of EwasoNy’iro River attracts a profusion of game. This area is known for the rare species of wildlife that are endemic. All meals and overnight at your camp. DAY 3: Samburu- Lake Nakuru. Close the equator as you drive southwards to Lake Nakuru National park. Drive through scenic Thomson falls, Rift Valley view point and Menengai Crater. Lake Nakuru is a soda lake whose waters are often covered by a living carpet of thousands of Flamingos and plains that are home to the Lion, Rhino’s, Leopards and large herds of Waterbuck. All meals and overnight. DAY 4: Lake Nakuru-Maasai Mara. After breakfast proceed for a game drive enroute to mighty Maasai Mara one of the Kenya’s best loved parks. Each year the Mara is staging ground for the fascinating great migration, one of the most awe- inspiring natural events in the world. Lunch, Dinner and overnight Tonight, you'll rest in comfort at the Rhino Tented Camp. DAY 5: Full Day In Masai Mara. This full day is spent game viewing by getting a closer look at the Mara with four extensive game runs. We will meet with Maasai elders and visit Maasai village with him. You will join singing and dancing and admire their beautiful beadworks and brilliant clothes. Dinner and overnight. Tonight, you'll rest in comfort at the Rhino Tented Camp. DAY 6: Masai Mara-Lake Naivasha. After breakfast, depart and drive to Lake Naivasha. After lunch spends the evening boat riding where you visit the crescent island and enjoy. All meals and overnight will be at Taphe Guest Resort. DAY 7: Lake Naivasha-Amboseli. Drive to Nairobi then towards the famous Amboseli National Park where you arrive in time for lunch. Afternoon game runs you to the tremendous variety of big game. View Mount Kilimanjaro from your camp. All meals and overnight at Kimana Amboseli Camp. Day 8: Amboseli-Nairobi. Early breakfast, then game drives enroute out of the park. Lunch will be in Nairobi carnivore restaurant before transferring to the airport in time for your flight. At Jossec Tours and Safaris, we don't just offer trips; we provide transformative experiences that connect you with the beauty of Kenya in meaningful ways. Join us on a journey where adventure meets authenticity, and let us be your gateway to the wonders of East Africa.

Nairobi: 3-Day All-Inclusive Samburu National Park Safari

Nairobi: 3-Day All-Inclusive Samburu National Park Safari

Day 1: Nairobi to Samburu National Reserve (L, D) After you are picked up from your Nairobi accommodation/Nairobi Airport, you will travel via the central highlands of Kenyawith which will provide you with views of coffee, tea, sisal, pineapple, and other farming activities. You can also view Mount Kenya from a distance, complete with its snow capped peaks. In the afternoon, enjoy a game viewing drive through the Samburu, Shaba, and Buffalo Springs reserves. Day 2: Full Day at Samburu National Reserve (B, L, D) The day shall be spent with game viewing drives with relaxing interludes at the Samburu Game Reserve. Game viewing drives in this dry and scenic game reserve are concentrated along the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River. This is where most wildlife is found, such as elephants, giraffes, zebra, lions, cheetahs, buffalo, oryx, and other animal species. Day 3: Samburu to Nairobi (B, L) Begin with a morning game viewing drive at Samburu. An exit game viewing drive shall follow, before you depart Samburu for Nairobi with a lunch stop en-route. You'll arrive in Nairobi in the late afternoon, at which point you will be dropped off at your Nairobi hotel/Nairobi Airport.

Private 7 Days Samburu Ol pejeta L. Nakuru L. Naivasha Masai

Private 7 Days Samburu Ol pejeta L. Nakuru L. Naivasha Masai

Day 1 Nairobi - Samburu National Reserve At 7:00 AM our driver will pick you and you will proceed to Samburu National Reserve.On arrival, you will check in then later head for a game drive on the park you will get a chance to see the animals such as elephant, Zebra, Lion, Cheetah, Buffalo, Oryx, endangered Grevy’s Zebra, the Reticulated Giraffe and many other. and other animals. You will then head back to the lodge and have a relaxing time. Later dinner and overnight at Samburu Ashnil lodge/Samburu River Side or similar Day 2 Samburu - Ol pejeta Conservancy After breakfast, you will proceed to Ol Pejeta conservancy which is known for its beautiful black Rhinos and a few white Rhinos. In arrival you will check inn and then proceed for a game drive after lunch. You will also get to visit the Chimpanzee Sanctuary where the orphaned chimpanzee are rescued and get to know how they live. Later you will have a visit at the Sweetwaters and get to see animals like giraffes, zebras and many more. Later dinner and overnight at Comfort Garden Sweetwaters Lodge or similar Day 3 Ol pejeta - Lake Nakuru National park After Breakfast, you will proceed to Lake Nakuru National Park arriving in time for a pre-lunch game drive. Lake Nakuru National Park is home to Giraffes, Waterbucks, Black and White Rhinos, Buffalo, Lions and Leopards, among other wildlife. On the shores of the lake there are thousands of Flamingos who feed on the algae. There will be an afternoon game drive around Lake Nakuru and the forest nearby. Later dinner and overnight at Buraha Zenoni resort or similar Day 4 Lake Nakuru - Hells Gate - Lake Naivasha After breakfast, You will check out and proceed to Hell's Gate and arrive at around mid morning, start biking tour for 2 hours within hell's gate, some people will opt to drive which is also allowed. The park has historically been an important home for the rare lammergeier vultures. From 11am, visit the gorges for 1 hour, Around 12pm return. Accommodation:Aloepark hotelor similar Day 5 Lake Naivasha - Masai Mara National Reserve After breakfast, you will check out and proceed to Masai mara via Narok road and arrive in time for lunch. After lunch you will relax at the lodge or at the swimming pool and wait till evening to head out for an evening game drive and start the search of the Big five. Later dinner and overnight at Rhino tourist camp or similar Day 6 Full Day Masai Mara National Reserve Enjoy a full day game drive at Mara and get to see animals such as lions, zebras, antelope, hyenas, giraffes, elephants wildebeest and if it's on the migration season, you will get to see there migration which is indicated as one of the wonders of the world. Later dinner and overnight at Rhino tourist camp or similar Day 7 Masai Mara - Nairobi You will have an early morning breakfast and check out heading back to Nairobi. Arriving in time for lunch then transfer to the hotel or airport to catch flight back home

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