Detailed Itinerary

 

About Ol Pajeta Conservancy

The Ol Pejeta Conservancy (Sweetwaters) is one of the top tourists’ attractions in Kenya and is located between Mt. Kenya and the foothills of the Aberdares. It’s a non-profit wildlife conservancy on a 360 km square or 90,000-acre piece of land dedicated purely to the conservation of endangered species. In a nutshell, Ol Pajeta Conservancy (Sweetwaters) works to conserve endangered wildlife species and generate income through wildlife tourism for investment in conservation efforts and community development or services. The park is a home to numerous wild animals that you can enjoy watching as well as the few surviving endangered species including; The black and white Rhino Conservancy.

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    The truth is that there're very few black Rhino surviving on the face of the Earth, and Ol Pajeta Conservancy is the largest Black Rhino sanctuary. The conservancy also provides a rare opportunity to watch the few surviving White Rhinos on the entire globe. There is also Sweetwaters Chimpanzee Sanctuary in the conservancy which is a haven for abandoned, rescued and orphaned chimpanzees. It’s the one of the few places not only in Kenya but also globally where these amazing apes are found. Visiting the conservancy provides a rare opportunity to watch the world-renowned big five wild animals. These are the Lions, Buffalos, Elephants, Leopard and the Rhinoceros. There is also a large selection of other African wild animals like the giraffe, wild dogs, Zebras, hippos among others making the conservancy a popular tourist destination. 

 

Day 1: Nairobi Transfer to Sweetwaters

4 Hours: Travel time to Sweetwaters

0700 Hours: Pick up from your Nairobi hotel and depart for Sweetwaters. Arrive at 1100 hrs at the park and have a short game drive as you head to the camp for lunch.

1400-1600 hours: Relaxation by the pool area

1600-1800 hours: Game drive

Overnight at the Sweetwaters Tented Camp

Meals: Lunch and Dinner

 

Day 2: Sweetwaters Full day 

Spend the whole day with a game drive in search of the big five and many other wildlife that inhabits this conservancy. Lunch will be served at the camp.

Overnight at the Sweetwaters Tented Camp

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

 

About Lake Nakuru National Park

There are millions of flamingoes and few wild animals such as white rhinos, gazelle, warthog, and lion among others. The Lake Nakuru National Park is one of the few Great Rift Valley attractions in Kenya that have the potential to hold a large number of birds. The place has alkaline water ecosystem that suits other bird species such as European winter, black winged stilts, and avocets in which can be great experience. During courtship, a group of upto 10 individuals hold their heads and neck high and call to one another.

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    They then move the head side to side. Over the next several minutes, the rhythm increases and other members join in the frenzy, which can reach up to 50 individuals. It is one of the magnificent displays that everyone needs to experience. The scenery is absolutely breathtaking, and the habitats around the lake systems attract a wealth of large mammals like rhino, elephant, buffalo, and leopard and provides one of the best areas in Kenya for bird watching.

 

Day 3: Sweetwaters Transfer to Lake Nakuru

3 Hours: Travel time to Lake Nakuru

0700 Hours: Depart for Lake Nakuru after breakfast to arrive at lunch time.

1400-1600 hours: Relaxation by the pool area

1600-1800 hours: Game drive

Overnight at the Waterbuck Hotel/Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge/Sarova Lion Hill Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

 

About Masai Mara

Located only three hundred Kilometers from Nairobi, the iconic Maasai Mara offers no less than one thousand five hundred and ten square kilometers of wild open savanna. It plays host to one of the modern day wonders of the world. All of the big five call the Maasai Mara home. Lions are easily spotted at the Mara. The beautiful Maasai people continue to graze their livestock in the wilderness ñ right alongside the wild beasts they have lived with for thousands of years. The Maasai Mara is part of an extensive eco system made up of eight large group ranches.

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    Mornings in the Maasai Mara are punctuated by the songs of more than 450 species of birds. Best of all, Maasai Mara can be enjoyed at any time of the year. There is more than one way to experience Maasai Mara. Visitors choose between a game drive, a guided walk, a hot air balloon ride, a visit to a Maasai village, and even a wilderness Marathon. With Go Kenya Holiday you can drive guests from Nairobi to the park. We also offer flying as an option to driving.

 

Day 4: Lake Nakuru- Maasai Mara

5 Hours: Travel time to Maasai Mara

0700 Hours: Depart for Maasai Mara to arrive in time for lunch at the camp or lodge

1400-1600 hours: Relaxation by the pool area

1600-1800 hours: Game drive

Overnight at the Ol Moran Camp/Mara Sopa Lodge/Mara Ashnil Camp

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

 

Day 5: Maasai Mara Full day

Spend the whole day with a game drive in search of the big five and many other wildlife that inhabits this beautiful savannah plains. There will be picnic lunch on the banks of Mara River.

Optional activities: Hot air balloon, a visit to Maasai village & guided nature walks

Overnight at the Ol Moran Camp/Mara Sopa Lodge/Mara Ashnil Camp

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

 

Day 6: Maasai Mara Nairobi (Drop off)

5 Hours: Travel time to Nairobi

0700 hours: Have breakfast and depart for Nairobi at to arrive for lunch at Carnivore Restaurant.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

COST

Budget

(Sweetwaters /Waterbuck/Ol Moran)

Mid-Range

(Sweetwaters /Lake Nakuru and Mara Sopa Lodges)

Luxury

(Sweetwaters /Sarova Lion Hill/Mara Ashnil)

 Minivan

 $1,749 per person

 $1,918 per person

 $2,133 per person

 Land Cruiser

 $2139 per person

 $2,308 per person

 $2,523 per person

 

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Inclusive of;

  • All government taxes/VAT
  • Park fees
  • Accommodation and meals as mentioned in the tour description
  • Drinking water
  • Transportation in a customized safari minivan or Land Cruiser all with pop-up roof to facilitate game viewing and photography
  • All game drives as mentioned in the tour description
  • Services of professional tour driver/guide (s)
  • Lunch on the last day

Notes

  • Kids between 3-12 years pay 75% of adult rate
  • Cost for optional activities; balloon ride and visit to Maasai village is not included in the above rates