Safari Overview

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1 Arrival in Nairobi
Day 2 - Lake Magadi (Lake Soda)
Day 3: Lake Naivasha
Day 4: Lake Elementaita
Day 5: Lake Nakuru National Park
Day 6: Lake Bogoria/Baringo
Day 7: Lake Baringo
Day 8: Iten
Day 9: Kitale
Day 10: Lake Turkana
Day 11: Day trip to Nariokotome, Turkana boy's excavation
Day 12: Day trip to National Park Central Island
Day 13: Beach Day and Sundowner
Day 14: Return to Nairobi

Detailed Itinerary Tour Inclusions Tour Exclusions

Day 1 - Arrival in Nairobi

Upon arrival at the Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi you will be met by our airport representative and transfer to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day relaxing and getting ready to start your Africa adventure. Overnight and breakfast at the Southern Sun Mayfair Hotel. Meal plan BB.

Day 2 - Lake Magadi (Lake Soda)

After breakfast, drive towards the southern Rift Valley across the Eastern escarpment at corner baridi onto the valley floor. Enroute stop over at Olorgesaille an archaeological site for a short tour of early man’s existence in this area dating back millions of years ago. Picnic lunch at the hot springs of Soda ash and thereafter return to Nairobi. Overnight and breakfast at the Southern Sun Mayfair. Meal plan FB.

Day 3 - Lake Naivasha

Depart morning after breakfast for drive to Lake Naivasha, where you will be taken to Crescent Island for a walk amongst the animals that inhabit the island.Explore both the lake and the island with all the birds and animals. Return by boat to your hotel. Dinner and overnight at Lake Naivasha Country Club. Meal plan FB.

Day 4 - Lake Elementaita

After breakfast, continue to Lake Elementaita, enjoy a walk along the lake shores spotting the numerous water birds inhabiting the area. For the more energetic take a hike to "Sleeping Warrior", a hill that has the profile of a sleeping Maasai warrior. Return to your lodge for all meals and overnight at the Sentrim Elementaita Lodge. Meal plan FB.

Day 5 - Lake Nakuru National Park

Enjoy a splendid sunrise as you take breakfast before heading to the nearby Lake Nakuru National Park. The lake is a bird sanctuary as well as a protected area for the endangered Rhinoceros. Enjoy a morning game drive before checking in for lunch. Afternoon embark on your last game drive around the lake before returning to your lodge for dinner and overnight at Flamingo Hill Camp. Meal plan FB.

Day 6 - Lake Bogoria/Baringo

Depart after an early breakfast for a drive Northwards to the twin lakes of Baringo and Bogoria. Stop over at Lake Bogoria National Reserves. Here you can find the hot springs and geysers in the once wild and resplendent landscape. Enjoy an afternoon game drive before heading out to Lake Baringo. Check into your lodge for dinner and Overnight Tumbili Cliff Lodge. Meal plan FB.

Day 7 - Lake Baringo

After breakfast, explore Lake Baringo, which is the second freshwater lake in the Rift valley after Lake Naivasha and is the highest at 970 m above sea level. Dinner and Overnight Tumbili Cliff Lodge. Meal plan FB.

Day 8 - Iten

Today you drive over the Rift to Kabernet and continue to the Chebloch Gorge. Drive through the Kerio Valley past Rimoi National Reserve before scaling the Tugen hills to Iten. All meals and overnight at the Kerio View Hotel. Meal plan FB.

Day 9 - Kitale

Your journey takes you Westwards to Kitale at the foot of Mt. Elgon. Spend time touring the farmlands and coffee tasting at the Cranes Camp, which has its own coffee. All meals and overnight at The Cranes Nested Tented Camp. Meal plan FB.

Day 10 - Lake Turkana

In the morning leave for the Airstrip for your flight to Lodwar. Upon arrival, drive directly to Eliye Springs on the shores of Lake Turkana. At the Eliye Springs Resort, you will find the Boma, a hotel banda. Overnight at Eliye Springs. Meal plan FB.

Day 11 - Day trip to Nariokotome, Turkana boy's excavation

After breakfast, drive to the north of the lake. In Nariokotome you visit the old Spanish mission station with its gardens and plants. Visit the monument with the replica of the Turkana boy and visit the excavation site. Then return to Eliye Springs for Dinner and Overnight. Meal plan FB.

Day 12 - Day trip to National Park Central Island

After breakfast, take a motorboat across to the middle island, one of the islands in Lake Turkana with volcanic origin. In the evening go back to Eliye Springs for Dinner and Overnight. Meal plan FB.

Day 13 - Beach Day and Sundowner

On the last day you can enjoy beach, lake and sun. On request, guests can enjoy a massage at the resort or a fishing trip. In the afternoon you will for a boat trip with a Sundowner. Dinner and Overnight at your Beach Hotel/Resort. Meal plan FB.

Day 14 - Return to Nairobi

Transfer to Lodwar Airstrip or optional extension at Lake Turkana.

  • Meet/greet and welcome on arrival at the JKI-Airport and transfer to hotel
  • 1 Night accommodation in Nairobi hotel based on bed and breakfast
  • Fullboard Accommodation on Select Camps + Lodges
  • Transport in a 4WD or Minivan
  • Park Entrance Fees to respective National parks/Game Reserve
  • Services of an English-speaking and professional driver guide
  • Game viewing drives per day whilst on safari
  • Flying Doctor membership service for emergencies
  • Complimentary bottled mineral water throughout the safari
  • Flight: Lodwar - Wilson
  • Premium Alcoholic drinks,
  • Hot Air Balloon safari Excursion
  • Any Excursion not specified in itinerary
  • Tips to your driver/guide
  • Tourist Visas