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10 Days Nairobi / Masai Mara / L.Nakuru / L.Baringo / L.Naivasha / Amboseli

10 days bird watching safari Masai Mara lake Nakuru lake Baringo lake Naivasha, Amboseli lodge safaris – Wildlife migration adventure trip Maasai Mara lodge tour.

 

Day 1: Nairobi

Arrive in Nairobi, where you’re met and transferred to your city hotel, Nairobi Safari Club on bed & breakfast basis.

Day 2: Whole day in Nairobi: Karen Blixen + Giraffe Manor and Nairobi Animal Orphanage.

After breakfast we begin with a visit to the former home of famous novelist Karen von Blixen, the house contains many of her original pieces along with some pieces donated by makers of the film “Out of Africa”. Stop at Kazuri Bead Factory where you have an opportunity to see how the beads are made. Then continue to the Giraffe centre where you have the chance

to feed the giraffe from an elevated platform. In the afternoon we visit the Nairobi Animal Orphanage where will get a chance to see deadliest animals in their dens and cages. Dinner at Carnivore and overnight in your hotel.

Day 3: Nairobi / Masai Mara

After breakfast we depart for the world-famous Masai Mara game reserve, driving through the picturesque Rift Valley, with its awe-inspiring panoramas. Game viewing as we enter the park on our way to Mara Sopa lodge or similar for lunch. After lunch we’re out for our first game drive proper, looking out for lion, elephant, giraffe, buffalo, gazelle, bongo, cheetah, leopard, rhino and other plains game. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.

Day 4 – 5: Masai Mara

The two whole days are dedicated to game spotting in the reserve, which is the natural extension of the famous Serengeti national park in northern Tanzania. Optional excursions here include a visit to a Masai Village or a hot-air balloon ride. All meals and overnight at the lodge.

Day 6: Mara / L. Nakuru

After breakfast we leave for Lake Nakuru national park, world-famous for its concentration of millions of pink flamingos. After lunch we’re out for game viewing. Common spots here include waterbuck, leopard, buffalo, eland, Rothschild giraffe, bushbuck, gazelle, etc. We’ll also visit the Rhino Sanctuary. Dinner and overnight in Lake Nakuru Safari Lodge, overlooking the lake.

Day 7: L.Nakuru / L.Baringo

After breakfast we drive through an awe-inspiring vistas of great rift valley, arriving at the Lake Baringo Country Club in time for lunch. In the afternoon we take a boat ride on the lake, or optional visit to the Njemps tribe, one of the smallest in Kenya. Dinner and overnight at the Club.

Day 8 : L.Baringo / L.Naivasha

Depart after breakfast, stopping at Lake Bogoria for game viewing (possibility to see millions of pink flamingos). Continue to Naivasha, arriving at Lake Naivasha Country Club for lunch. Afternoon boat ride on the lake. Dinner and overnight at the Club.

Day 9: L.Naivasha / Amboseli

After breakfast we depart for Amboseli national park, driving leisurely up the Rift Valley escarpment. Lunch will be at the famous Nairobi Carnivore restaurant, renowned for its succulent grilled steaks, including game meat. After lunch we continue to Amboseli, game viewing as we enter the park. Dinner and overnight in Kibo Safari camp.

Day 10: Amboseli / Nairobi

After breakfast route for Nairobi we check in the Nairobi Safari club for a day use. We refresh and enjoy the hotel facility and later transfer to the airport for your international flight. End of the Safari.

 

Tour Price

High:USD3800

Low: USD3600

12 Days Masai Mara/ Lake Nakuru/ Lake Naivasha/ Amboseli/ Bamburi Beach Safari

Your accommodation will be at tented camps and Beach Resort or Any other according to your budget.

The activities include game drives, bush meals, sundowner, hot air balloon, walking safari, Maasai training, Maasai village visit, swimming, among others.

Day 1: Nairobi-Masai Mara

You will be picked up from your hotel or airport at 0800hrs. Drive through the Great Rift Valley with its great escarpments and meandering roads. Arrive at AA Lodge in time for lunch. After check in relax at your tents as you enjoy the sounds of the wilderness. In the evening dinner will be served. Retire to bed.

Day 2: Masai Mara

This day will be well spend at the Masai Mara as you come across the many animals inhabiting it including the big five. You will have game drives across the Mara and bush meals will be served. Later visit the Maasai village and interact with them as they present to you their beautiful attires and culture also some Maasai training. After a long and well spend day relax at the spa and get a good evening massage. Dinner will be served and you can retire to bed.

Day 3: Masai Mara

Spend another day at the Masai Mara and engage in other different activities. A hot air balloon will be organized for you by request and you can view the Mara from above which is more interesting as you will see the animals and the Maras’ eco-system at large. After supper relax at the bar before you retire to bed.

Day 4: Masai Mara- Ol Kinyei Conservancy

Ol-Kinyei Conservancy is located 18kms from the Masai Mara boundary. You will check in at Mara Porini camp and enjoy morning, evening and night game drives, sundowners at scenic viewing points and escorted walks with Maasai guides.

Day 5: Ol Kinyei Conservancy- Lake Nakuru

After your breakfast and check out from your camp, proceed to Lake Nakuru which is home to wide variety of flamingoes with their colors making the lake look pink. Arrive at Punda Milias Nakuru Camp in time for lunch. After lunch, have your game drive and get a chance to see various wild animals which include rhino, lion and also the leopard. Have the special experience of watching the sun rise over Lake Nakuru.

Day 6: Lake Nakuru- Lake Naivasha

Lake Naivasha is famous for the true story of Joy and the lioness Elsa. Get a chance to read her story and see her photos of her and the lioness. Upon arrival at the lake you will check in at Crater Lake Camp. After relaxing, involve yourself in fun activities at the lodge which include; horse riding, cycling, and hiking, among others. Also enjoy a hot spring bath. Dinner will be served at the resort and you go to bed.

Day 7: Lake Naivasha

This day will be for game viewing along the lake. Come across various animals like; hippos and the Columbus monkey also seen is the kingfishers and fish eagle. Boat rides are a popular way to view the lake. Later visit the Hells gate a park that allows you to explore the park on foot which is an ideal place for hiking, cycling, camping and rock climbing. The wide plains are home to numerous animals, such as zebra, buffalo, eland, gazelle, hartebeest, warthog and baboon. A more popular way of viewing the park is by hiring bicycles at the gate. Later return back to your camp in time for dinner.

Day 8: Lake Naivasha- Amboseli National Park

After check out at the camp embark on another journey to Amboseli National Park. Make a stopover at Nairobi for lunch and proceed with your trip where you will arrive at Ol Tukai Lodge in time for your supper. After a long trip check in at the Lodge, freshen up, have your dinner and retire early to bed.

Day 9: Amboseli National Park

It will be yet another day of game viewing. Spend the entire day around the Park coming across the different animals inhabiting the park. Later in the evening, get entertained by Maasai morans through their traditional songs and dances. The day won’t end well without you having a massage to refresh your body and mind and also by relaxing with a special cocktail drink as the sun sets across the plains. After dinner join the elephant bar for a drink before you go to bed.

Day 10:Amboseli National Park-Mombasa

After your breakfast check out of your hotel and proceed to Mombasa. Check in at the hotel freshen up and relax at the hotel facilities as you catch a cool breeze from the ocean. You can have a beach walk along the sandy beaches or have a swim at the ocean or the hotels swimming pool. Take dinner, enjoy a couple of activities ranging from live music and acrobats among others.

Day 11: Bamburi Beach Hotel

Have an early morning walk or jog across the sandy beaches. Entertain yourself by participating in the various water activities which include water volleyball and basketball, beach volleyball among others. Also the hotel offers a wide range of other activities including snorkeling, sailing, water-skiing scuba diving among others. After a long day of events, join the spa and get a good massage. Later after dinner enjoy yourself by joining others in music at the hotel.

Day 12: Return Home

It has been a great and wonderful tour and finally the trip has come to an end. Have a last morning walk across the beach before you check out of you hotel and driven to the airport. Look forward to another exciting experience with you.

Safari Price

High Season: USD2900

Low Season: USD2700

Half Day Marafa (Hell’s Kitchen) Tour

In this Malindi day tour you shall visit the Marafa Depression, alternatively known as ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ which is a sandstone Canyon in Malindi, Kenya. The place was once a great sandstone ridge worn out by wind, rain & floods into a series of jagged edges.

The tour shall be conducted from the Coastal Beach Resorts. To inquire about this tour click here.

 

Half Day Malindi Tour

Malindi Day Tours is a half day tour of the coastal city of Malindi. The Malindi Day  tour shall be conducted from the Malindi hotels. Malindi Day tours takes you all around the town of Malindi where you will visit all corners of Malindi town.

Tour Price

USD100

 

1 Day Gede Ruins/ Watamu Tour

Gede Ruins Excursion Trip is the ultimate trip for all the culture & history lovers out there. Being one of the most highly studied relics on the Coast of the Indian Ocean in Kenya, the Gede Ruins is a historical archaeological site that holds all the information about the Swahili people from the 12th Century. 

This Gede Ruins Excursion Trip is mean to take you back in time to when the place begun thriving up until when it lost it’s value.

Book tour.

 

1 Day Shimba Hills

Also known as “the Sable Antelope Paradise”, the Shimba Hills National reserves boasts of being home to other wildlife such s elephants, giraffes, bushy tailed mongoose and fruit bats. This Shimba Hills Day Tour begins at 8:00 a.m. from the south coast hotels.

 

Wasini Island Day Tour

This is for all the Island lovers. Lets take you on a Day Tour of Wasini Island. This tour is suitable for solo adventurers, couples and generally anyone who is a lover of marine life.

What you get to do from 8:00am to 6:00pm

  1. Snorkeling
  2. Diving
  3. Lunch
  4. See the beautiful mangrove
  5. Swim with Dolphins 
  6. See Coral Reefs
  7. Visit Grave yard for Zanzibar

Price per person is $130. Call Mercy to book/enquire +254718 575508 or send us an email: info@mervinsafaritours.com

 

1 Day Mombasa City and Haller Park Tour

For the perfect weekend getaway, you and your friends can go to Mombasa Town & Haller Park Tour to unwind and enjoy yourselves.

After touring Mombasa Town lunch will be at coastal dishes and then the tour shall proceed to Haller Park, a nature park located in Bamburi, Mombasa. The park used to be a quarry wasteland but was renovated into a major ecological site.

Safari Highlights

  • The Fort Jesus
  • The Old Town
  • Elephant tusks
  • People and culture
  • The Spice Market
  • Haller Park
  • A taste of the coastal cuisine

06:00am – 09:00am

Arrival Time

09:00am – 12pm

Tour of Mombasa City

12pm – 1:00pm

Lunch

1:00pm – 3:00pm

Haller Park tour

3:00pm – 4:00pm

Views from clients

4:00pm

Depart from the park.

Price is 60USD per person. All inclusive.

Robinson Island (Diani) Easter Getaway

In this is a one day Diani Holiday Getaway, visitors will have an excursion to the beautiful tidal Robinson Island on the South Coast of Kenya.

A tidal island is an island that only appears during specific times of the day and is not permanent.

It only appears during the low tide and disappears during high tides.

 

 Come and enjoy an Easter getaway with a touch of marine life. On this trip you will get to enjoy:

  • A glass-boat tour with breathtaking views of the sea life below
  • Sea food sought directly from the sea (especially crabs)
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Beach walks
  • See the beauty of mangroves

Price: 20USD per person

Make an early booking so as not to miss a slot. For reservations or inquiries call us on: +254718575508 or send us an email at: info@mervinsafaritours.com

5 Days Malindi and Watamu Tour

Malindi is a coastal town 120 kilometers northeast of Mombasa and is exceptionally famous amongst the Italian tourists.

Malindi has an airport and a highway, the Mombasa-Malindi Highway making it conveniently accessible by air and road.

The Watamu and Malindi Marine National Parks form a continuous protected coral area south of Malindi.

The nearby Watamu Resort and Gede Ruins lie on the south of Malindi.

Major attractions include: Exploring corals, a visit to Gedi Ruins, boat trips, Arabuko Sokoke Forest Nature Reserve and so much more!

Day 1: Depart Mombasa for Malindi

On day 1 we depart Mombasa for Malindi by road using the Mombasa-Malindi highway.

Arrive and have lunch at your Malindi Hotel.

Spend the rest of the day relaxing and enjoying hotel facilities.

Meal plan: Lunch and dinner.

Overnight and dinner at your Malindi hotel.

Day 2: Malindi Marine Park

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel.

Have lunch and depart for a glass boat tour of the Malindi Marine Park.

Return to the hotel for dinner.

Overnight and dinner at your hotel.

You have the option of going for a night out to experience the Malindi nightlife.

Day 3: Experience Malindi Town

After breakfast, you have the option of touring Malindi town and shopping for souvenirs or remain behind and have a relaxing day at the hotel.

Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Dinner and overnight at your hotel.

Day 4: Experience Watamu

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.

Go on a glass boat tour of the Watamu Marine Park.

Return to hotel later in the day.

Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Dinner and overnight at your hotel.

Day 5: Depart for Mombasa

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.

Spend the day relaxing until time for departure.

Meal plan: Breakfast and lunch.

Safari prices include:

 
Transport in a customized open top 4×4 Toyota safari mini-van.
Services of an experienced English/ other language speaking driver/ guide.
Stay in economy,standard or luxury lodges / tented camps
Game viewing drives
Park entrance fees.
All meals on safari.
Bottled drinking water in safari vehicle.
The flying doctors medical, emergency and rescue cover.
Pick up /drop off at Mombasa,Diani,Bamburi,Watamu etc
 Government taxes and local levies
 

Not Included in the safari price

All bottled drinks.
Items and services of a personal nature.
What to Pack on safari.
Tips or gratuities

 

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