EQUATOR SAFARI 6 NIGHTS/ 7 DAYS
Day 1; Arrive NBO Airport + Transfer to your hotel
Arrive into the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi.
Meet by our representative and transferred to Intercontinental Hotel for check in.
A 5 star hotel located in the center of Nairobi city.
Lunch on own account.
Afternoon spend at leisure. You can opt to do Excursions available in the city surrounding i.e. Giraffe Centre, Karen Blixen Museum, PM game drive Nairobi National Park, tour of the city etc. These can be requested and paid directly.
Meal plan;- Breakfast to be served the following day
Overnight at the Intercontinental Hotel
Lunch & Dinner on own account
Day 2; Aberdares <NBO – Aberdares; approx. 180km, approx. 3 – 3.5hrs drive by road>
Breakfast at your hotel.
Your safari driver guide will pick you up and head to Aberdares Ranges.
Approximate arrival at Aberdares Country Club a base hotel for The Ark for your lunch.
Afternoon transfer to The Ark by the lodge shuttle.
The Ark is a unique concept whereby animals come to drink water at the water hole below the Ark Tree lodge and guests watch the animals from the comfort of their verandah. Note; there are no Game drives while staying The Ark
Dinner & Overnight at The ARK
NB – Small luggage allowed at The Ark, rest is left at the base hotel and retrieved the following day children under age of 6 yrs. are not allowed at The Ark unless with prior arrangements.
Day 3; Samburu <Aberdares – Samburu; approx. 210km, approx. 4hrs drive by road>
Breakfast at the Ark
Depart and head to the base hotel to rejoin your safari driver guide then head to Samburu Game reserve in the Northern Frontier drier district.
Drive via Equator point – Brief stop for a demo there.
Approximate arrival at Samburu Sopa Lodge or similar for check in then followed by lunch.
Depart for an afternoon game drive in the reserve. This region is commonly known for its unique wildlife/birdlife i.e. the Beisa Oryx, Reticulated Giraffe, Somali Ostrich, The Gerenuk and The Gevy’s Zebra.
Later return to your lodge for dinner and overnight at Samburu Sopa Lodge or similar
Day 4; Samburu
Breakfast at the lodge
Depart with picnic lunch boxes for a full day game drive in Samburu and Buffalo Springs game reserves.
Later return to the lodge for freshen up.
Dinner and overnight at Samburu Sopa Lodge or similar
Day 5; Ol Pejeta Conservancy approx. 180km, approx. 3.5hrs drive>
Breakfast at your lodge in Samburu.
Depart and head to Ol Pejeta Conservancy
Approximate arrival at the resort for check in and lunch
Game drive as you proceed to the conservancy
Freshen up, followed by lunch
Conservancy enables you to take part in everything from game drives and lion tracking to scenic bird walks along the river.
Dinner & Overnight at Sweet Waters Serena Camp
Day 6; Ol Pejeta Conservancy
Morning game drive
Return to the lodge for breakfast and spend rest of the morning at leisure
Lunch /PM game drive with a visit to the Chimpanzee sanctuary. The fee will be paid directly in the conservancy fee paid directly.
Dinner and overnight at Sweet Waters Serena Camp
Day 7; Nairobi / Departure
Breakfast at the resort.
After check out and clearing with all lodges extras bills, pick up by your driver guide for the transfer to Nairobi.
Arrival into Nairobi. Lunch at a city restaurant
After lunch and an afternoon at leisure drop off at the airport to join your onward flight onward home bound flight.
END OF SERVICES
A minimum of 2 pax
Using: Intercontinental hotel, Ark, Samburu Sopa, Sweet Waters tented camp
- The Chimpanzee(s) at the Ol Pejeta Sanctuary
- Views of Mount Kenya
- Day/Night game drives and “bush” lunches or dinners