Day 1: Arrive Nairobi / overnight
Welcome to Nairobi, Kenya’s vibrant capital. On clearing immigration, your driver will be waiting to meet and assist and drive you in a private vehicle to Palacina considered by many to be Nairobi’s finest boutique hotel. Guests enjoy all the luxuries of a five star hotel, with special personalized service, a relaxed atmosphere and great attention to detail. As a family owned and run hotel the core emphasis is on making guests feel at home during their stay in Nairobi in an atmosphere of understated elegance and warm hospitality. Meal plan is bed and breakfast.
Day 2: Fly to Amboseli
After breakfast a transfer will be provided to Wilson for your scheduled flight to Amboseli, situated at the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro .Amboseli is famous for its vast herds of elephants and stunning views of Kilimanjaro on clear days. On arrival in Amboseli you will be met and transferred to your camp with a game drive en route. There will be time to relax after lunch and in the afternoon we set out on a game drive in search of elephant, giraffe, buffalo and much more returning to camp as the sun sets.
Your two nights stay is will be at Tortilis Camp nestled comfortably under the huge spreading acacia tree. The luxurious thatch-covered tents are spacious and each has a private veranda from which to enjoy the view, as well as an en suite bathroom with plenty of hot water.
Day 3: Full day in the Park
Two game runs are planned today, both of which will introduce you to the intense beauty and drama that fill each day here. We return to Tortilis for a hot shower, cocktails and a sumptuous dinner.
Day 4: Fly to Mara via Wilson
A transfer will be provided to the Airstrip for the scheduled flight to Wilson where you connect with the Mara flight. Our destination is the Masai Mara host to the most spectacular array of wildlife. On landing at Musiara Airstrip, the Camp resident driver guide will be waiting to welcome you. Get a first glimpse of the Masai Mara famed wildlife as you head to Ngerende in the Wild ideally situated on the banks of the Mara River with just four luxury tents offering guests every comfort in the Wild.
After a refreshing towel and a welcome cocktail you will be taken to your tent to relax and freshen up Lunch will be prepared by your Chef and served by your butler on your private terrace offering views of the resident animals around the Camp.
After lunch and short rest, experience the phenomenal wildlife that Masai Mara with your knowledgeable guide on the afternoon game drive. We return to camp in the early evening in time to refresh and enjoy a drink around the camp fire and dinner under the stars with only the sounds of the night to disturb the peace.
Your stay includes three meals daily, a sundowner at a spectacular location and daily exclusive early morning and late afternoon game drives in open 4x4 safaris vehicles. Soft drinks, house wines, local brand spirits and beers are also included.
Day 5 & 6: Explore the amazing Mara
Spend the day exploring the amazing Mara on exciting early morning and late afternoon game drives when it is generally cooler and the wildlife is more active. The Mara Reserve is a fabulous place to spot the big cats and the big five, a variety of plains game and over 300 birds’ species.
During the migration period you are just within a striking distance of the beautiful Mara River where the greatest show on earth crossing of wildebeest and zebras takes from around July to October.
As the evening sets in, enjoy your favourite drink and canapés at a special spot with amazing views of the plains and the spectacular African sunset.
Delicious gourmet meals will be served back at the Camp and after dinner every evening relax and enjoy the warmth of the campfire with your drink as you take in the sights and sounds of the African bush.
Day 7: Game viewing in the Mara / Fly to Nairobi
On your last day we depart after an early breakfast for a morning of exceptional game viewing. Your personal driver guide will share his knowledge of the surroundings and the local wildlife.
Have lunch back at the Camp and in the afternoon your guide will transfer you to the airstrip for the scheduled afternoon flight to Nairobi's Wilson Airport. Our Rep will be at hand to meet you and transfer you the short distance to the Jomo Kenyatta International airport for your international departure where your safari with us ends.