Safari name         : Kenya’s Northern Frontier Safari (AEE/KE/C/005B)
Duration         : 08 Days / 07 Nights
Highlights         : Samburu, Aberdares, Lake Nakuru & Masai Mara

Detailed itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Nairobi

Meet and greet on arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, Kenya. Thereafter, transfer to your hotel in Nairobi for dinner and overnight stay. (Let us know in your request if you do not require dinner if it is a late night flight into Nairobi).

Day 2: Nairobi - Samburu

Depart Nairobi by 0700hrs after breakfast driving North past Thika town, pineapple and coffee plantations. Drive further north to the Northern frontier town of Samburu to arrive in time for lunch. Enjoy the rest of the afternoon in Samburu with optional activities. From 1600hrs enjoy evening game drive in Masai Mara. Dinner and overnight at a safari lodge / safari camp in Masai Mara

Day 3: Samburu

Full day in Samburu after breakfast with unlimited game drive. Lunch, dinner and overnight at a safari lodge / safari camp in Samburu

Day 4: Samburu - Aberdares

Early morning game drive in Samburu. After late breakfast depart Samburu driving back south to arrive at Aberdares Country Club, the base hotel for lunch. Transfer in lodge vehicles after lunch to The Ark Lodge for an overnight experience of game viewing from the comfort of your balcony. Dinner and overnight at a safari lodge / safari camp in Aberdares

*** (at The Ark Lodge children under 7 years are not permitted) ***

Day 5: Aberdares - Nakuru

Transfer back to the base hotel after breakfast where you rejoin your guide and vehicle. Depart with picnic lunch driving to Lake Nakuru National Park to arrive late morning hours. Rest of the day game viewing in Lake Nakuru National Park with picnic lunch break in between. Dinner and overnight at a safari lodge / safari camp in Nakuru

Day 6: Lake Nakuru - Masai Mara

Depart Nakuru after breakfast driving past Mount Longonot and the base town of Narok to arrive Masai Mara for lunch. Enjoy the rest of the afternoon in Masai Mara with optional activities. From 1600hrs enjoy evening game drive in Masai Mara. Dinner and overnight at a safari lodge / safari camp in Masai Mara
 
Day 7: Masai Mara

Full day in Masai Mara after breakfast with unlimited game drive. Lunch, dinner and overnight at a safari lodge / safari camp in Masai Mara
 
Day 8: Masai Mara - Nairobi

Depart Masai Mara after breakfast driving back to Nairobi to arrive in the early afternoon hours for lunch at a local restaurant. Optional room to freshen up in Nairobi or leisurely afternoon. From 1800hrs transfer to Carnivore restaurant, Africa’s best eating place for farewell dinner. Transfer to the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in time for your 2100hrs onward flight will follow

Note: - For those doing Zanzibar or Kenya coast beach extension will transfer to the airport after lunch for their onward domestic flight (lunch will therefore be at Carnivore restaurant in this case instead of a local restaurant).