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GANDALF SAFARI IN KENYA

 

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proudly present you

YOUR 13 DAYS / 12 NIGHTS SAFARI AND BEACH HOLIDAYS IN KENYA

incuding: 

5 days Lake Naivasha and Masai Mara Kenya safari.
 
Kenya holiday safari tour to the Lake Nakuru National Park and the Masai
Mara Game Reserve.
 
The  Safari tour takes 5 days and 4 nights.
 
Safari highlights
- Lake Naivasha national park.
- Flamingo and bird viewing drives.
- Hells gate national park
- Masai Mara game reserve.
- Multitude of animal species at the Masai Mara game reserve.
- The great Rift Valley and its lakes.
- Masai tribes people.
 
 
Safari
and beach holiday accommodations are catered for in a selection of luxury, standard and mid level lodges /tented camps.
 
Safari starting points: Nairobi airport, Nairobi city hotels, Lake Naivasha
 
Safari itinerary.
 
Day 1: Nairobi - Lake Naivasha National Park: 110 km: 2hrs

Pick up from the airport
or your Nairobi city hotel. Depart Nairobi for drive a short way along the floor of the Great Rift Valley to reach Lake Naivasha in the mid morning / Lunch at Cray Fish Camp or similar. A chance to explore the beautiful grounds running down to the edge of the lake and maybe enjoy a swim before lunch. After lunch a boat trip on the lake to view the hippo and enjoy the magnificent birdlife. A leisurely evening with dinner in the pleasant dining room. Excellent opportunities to walk to Hells Gate National Park.
 
Overnight at your
Lake Naivasha Crayfish Camp, lodge Meal plan: Lunch, Dinner 
 
Day 2: Lake Naivasha National Park - Masai Mara Game Reserve: 265 km: 5 hrs.
Short early morning game and bird watching drives at the lake Nakuru
national park. Proceed to the Masai Mara game reserve.
 
There shall be stops at scenic places along the way.
Afternoon game viewing drives at the Masai Mara. Overnight at your
Masai Mara safari lodge or tented camp. Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


 
Day 3: Full day in Masai
Mara
Full days spent
exploring the park in search of the big 5 with a possibility of seeing the annual wildebeest migration that takes place from July to October. Optional hot air balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost of US$ 450. Dinner and overnight stay at Enchoro Camp / Enchoro Llodge. The Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is
difficult to believe: over 450 species of animals have been recorded here.
You will easily see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wilderbeasts, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephant. It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place. This is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are the predators of the savanna- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures
 

 


Day 4: Masai Mara game reserve
Today shall be spent at the Masai Mara on unlimited game viewing drives.
Opportunities for optional balloon ride excursion. The Masai Mara Serengeti ecosystem hosts the highest concentration of wild animals per sq km than any other game reserve in the region. Elephant, lion, cheetah, buffalo, antelope, warthog, hyena and many more animal species will be seen. Simply stated, the Masai Mara is a one stop for game and scenery viewing. Discuss with your driver guide to have a picnic lunch today and spend more time on the wildlife sightings.
 
Overnight at your
Masai Mara safari lodge or tented camp. Meal Plan: Breakfast: Lunch, Dinner


 
Day 5: Masai Mara Game Reserve
- Nairobi.
Early morning game viewing drives at the masai mara game reserve.
Depart Masai Mara in the mid morning. There shall be a lunch stop along the way.
Arrive Nairobi in the late afternoon. Connect evening train to Mombasa
in the famous Nairobi - Mombasa Train, 1st class sleeping car. Meal Plan: Dinner, Breakfast.
The train arrives Mombasa the following day in the morning. Transfer to your beach hotel.
 

 
 Day 6 to
Day 13: Beach at leisure, ( Reef hotel / Kenya Bay Beach hotel)
Accomodation in your beach hotel for 7 nights on half-board

Day 13: Early morning transfer from your beach hotel to Moi International Airport, Mombasa and flight back to Nairobi to catch your outgoing international flight.
 

Safari and Beach Holiday arrangements include:
- Nairobi airport-hotel-airport transfers: (complimentary for persons
booked on  safari)
- Transport in a customized open roofed 4x4 t
Toyota safari mini-bus.
- Services of a driver/ guide.
- Accommodation in your selected safari lodge/tented camp category
- Accommodation in beach hotel for 7 nights on half board
- Park entrance fees.
- All meals on safari.
- Bottled drinking water in safari vehicle.
- The Flying Doctors.
- Pick up and drop off at respective hotel, residence.
- Train ticket, one way Nairobi to Mombasa
- One way plane ticket Mombasa to Nairobi
 
 
Not Included
- All bottled drinks.
- Items and services of a personal nature.
- What to bring on safari.
- Tips and gratuities.

We propse three different accomodation categories, LUXURY, STANDART and MID LEVEL.

Kenya Safari  accommodation Options:
Lake Naivasha National Park.
 
Luxury: Naivasha shimba lodge, Naivasha country club
Standard: Lake Elementeita lodge, Pelican Lodge
Tented camps: Crayfish, Fisher mans campsite
 
Masai Mara Game Reserve:
Luxury lodges: Mara Serena Lodge,  Sarova Mara,  Keekorok lodge , Ashnil Mara camp, Mara Simba
Lodge
Standard accommodation category:
 Mara Sopa Lodge
Mid level accommodation category  : Manyatta 
Tented camp, Chui Camp & Enchoro Wildlife Camp
 
Tarrifs are based on a person sharing in a private safari minibus
and in a double/twin room/tent.

2 persons booking together: per person: Luxury $1055, Standard $970,   Mid level 1000€.
4 persons booking together: per person: Luxury $880,
  Standard $810,   Mid level 880€
6 persons booking together: per person:
Luxury $735,   Standard $690,   Mid level 830€.
 

NB: prices apply for the months of: Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb, March.
peak season / Christmas supplement & low season discounts are indicated in the price chart below:
 
Prices are based on Luxury, Standard and Mid level options.
 
2 persons booking together: per person: Luxury $1055, Standard $970, Mid
level $875.
4 persons booking together: per person: Luxury $880, Standard $810, Mid
level $725
6 persons booking together: per person:
Luxury $735, Standard $690, Mid level $660.
 
Flight one way Mombasa / Nairobi, $120 per person, economy class
Train ride Nairobi Mombasa one way, $60 per person, including breakfast &
meals.
Beach extension Reef hotel or similar, $110 per person sharing on half
board arrangements.
 
Single room supplement
Luxury option,
   $330
Standard option, $270
Mid level option, $120
 
Peak season supplement
: July, Aug, Sept,Oct: per person
Luxury option,
   $255
Standard option, $60
Mid level option, $45
 
x-mas/new year holiday supplement: per person
Luxury option,
   $225
Standard option, $105
Mid level option, $95
 
Low season discount 1st april-3
0st June: per person
Luxury option,
   $165
Standard option, $105
Mid level option, $75
 
 
Children below 3 Years free of charge
Children between 12-18 years 90% of adult rate:
Children between 3-12 years 75% of adult rate:
 
4 x 4 Land Cruiser Jeep Supplement:
2
persons per person: $175
4
persons per person: $90
6
persons per person: $45