Day 1: Arrive Nairobi / Fly Masai Mara
Transfer to Wilson Airport for a scheduled flight to Ngerende Airstrip (approximate 45 minutes). A Masai Elders will be waiting to welcome you with a Masai welcome dance on arrival at the luxurious Ngerende Island Lodge where you’re booked for three nights. Each suit is attended by a butler who also waits on the guests at mealtimes. Have lunch and a short nap. Later in the afternoon you take your first game drive in the Conservancy abundant with wildlife and a myriad of birds. Return to the Lodge to a welcome bubble bath and dinner.
Day 2: Full day in the Park
Leave after breakfast for a full day game drive to which will give you an another opportunity to witness the annual wildebeest migration crossing and view the “Big five”. Enjoy a hot lunch cooked out in the wilds and served by your butler. Return late afternoon after an exciting day to a hot shower and roaring fire around the dining area.
Day 3 & 4: Game Viewing in the Conservancy
Depart after breakfast to Ngerende in the Wild with en-route game drive (approximate 1hour 30 minutes). A Masai Elder will be waiting at the airstrip for the transfer to the luxury camp where you are booked for 2 nights. There are 4 suites each attended by a butler who also waits on the guests at mealtimes. Have lunch and a short nap. Later in the afternoon you take your first game drive in the park abundant with wildlife and a myriad of birds. Return to the luxury camp for dinner and overnight rest. Meal plan all inclusive
Day 5: Fly Nairobi / Zanzibar
You have an option of an early game drive today and after breakfast a transfer will be provided to the Airstrip for the scheduled flight back to Nairobi where you connect with the flight to Zanzibar, via Arusha. On your arrival at Zanzibar Airport, you will be met and transferred to The Palm which is approximately an hour from Stone Town or Zanzibar Airport by road where you will break your journey in the Jozani Forest nature reserve and catch a glimpse of Zanzibar’s Colobus monkeys. Spend the night in a beautifully designed, luxuriously comfortable villa in this calm and peaceful haven, nestled between tropical gardens and a white sand beach lapped by the Indian Ocean.
Day 6 – 7: The Palm Zanzibar
After breakfast, there are numerous sports, excursions and more relaxing ‘thing-to-do’ on offer. Visit the tranquil island of Zanzibar, renowned for its beaches and affectionately referred to as the “Spice Island” due to the mouth-watering array of spices grown on the island. Start in Stone Town, recently declared a World Heritage Site, and enjoy a half-day spice tour. The inviting aromas of cloves, cinnamon, cardamom and lemongrass indulge the senses and evoke a romantic past. Enjoy an array of water activities, or simply relax on the sun-drenched beach. Meal plan all inclusive
Day 8: Depart / Fly Nairobi
Sadly our beach break comes to an end and a transfer will be provided to Zanzibar Airport for the scheduled flight back to Nairobi where you will connect with your outbound flight.