Safari name         : Taste of Africa Safari (AEE/KT/R/001)
Duration         : 08 Days / 07 Nights
Highlights         : Lake Nakuru, Masai Mara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro (½ day crater tour), Lake Manyara / Tarangire
Departures         : Wednesdays
Accommodation     : in mid-range tented camps
Flexible with below arrival and departure flights / locations:

Arrive Nairobi, Kenya

1.    Clients arriving Nairobi, Kenya off early morning flight on the departure day of this safari
2.    Clients arriving Nairobi, Kenya a day before departure day of this safari for overnight in Nairobi in order to join onto this safari the following day

 Departure from Arusha, Tanzania

1.    Clients departing from Kilimanjaro International Airport for onward International flight departing from 1630hrs onwards
2.    From Arusha Airport depart at 1400hrs for onward flight to Zanzibar Island
3.    Clients departing from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (Nairobi, Kenya) on International departure flights departing Nairobi from 2100hrs onward
4.    Clients departing from Nairobi but wish to extend to Amboseli National Park in Kenya for a night or so the last day of this safari

Detailed itinerary

Day 1: Nairobi - Lake Nakuru

Pick up from your Nairobi hotel after breakfast or from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi off early morning flight. Depart Nairobi by 1000hrs with picnic lunch driving through the floor of the Great Rift Valley to arrive Nakuru in the early afternoon hours. Enjoy picnic lunch before embarking on game drive until 1800hrs. Dinner and overnight at Maili Saba Camp or similar

Day 2: Lake Nakuru - Masai Mara

Depart Nakuru after breakfast driving past Mount Longonot and the base town of Narok to arrive Masai Mara for lunch. Rest of the afternoon at leisure. From 1600hrs enjoy evening game drive in Masai Mara. Dinner and overnight at Ilkeliani Camp or similar
 
Day 3: Masai Mara

Full day in Masai Mara after breakfast with unlimited game drive. Lunch, dinner and overnight at Ilkeliani Camp or similar
 
Day 4: Masai Mara - Serengeti

Depart Masai Mara after early breakfast with picnic lunch driving to the Kenya-Tanzania boarder of Isebania/Sirare. After clearing with the immigration change vehicles and proceed to Serengeti arriving with a game drive en-route to the camp. Dinner and overnight at Ikoma Bush Camp or similar

Day 5: Serengeti

Full day in Serengeti after breakfast with morning and evening game drive. Lunch, dinner and overnight at Ikoma Bush Camp or similar

Day 6: Serengeti - Ngorongoro

Early morning game drive before returning for late breakfast. Depart with picnic lunch with game drive en-route via Ol Duvai Gorge, the cradle of mankind. Proceed to arrive Ngorongoro in the early evening hours. Remainder of the evening at leisure. Dinner and overnight at Crater Forest Camp or similar

Day 7: Ngorongoro - Lake Manyara / Tarangire

Early morning breakfast and depart with picnic lunch for half day tour of the crater. Depart Ngorongoro by 1330hrs driving to Lake Manyara or Tarangire to arrive for evening game drive. Dinner and overnight at
Option 1 (with Lake Manyara): Migunga Tented Camp or similar
Option 2 (with Lake Tarangire): Whistling Thorn Camp or similar

Day 8: Lake Manyara / Tarangire - Arusha

Early morning game drive before returning for late breakfast from 0930hrs for either option. Depart in the early afternoon hours driving back to Arusha with drop off a central location in Arusha before dark.

COST

From

To

Per adult sharing in double

Single room supplement

03.1.2014

28.2.2014

$2,570

$409

01.3.2014

31.3.2014

$2,472

$360

01.4.2014

31.5.2014

$2,205

$267

01.6.2014

30.6.2014

$2,368

$343

01.7.2014

31.8.2014

$2,884

$443

01.9.2014

31.10.2014

$2,784

$393

01.11.2014

14.12.2014

$2,387

$343

15.12.2014

31.12.2014

$2,835

$432

 


Cost includes: 07 nights accommodation, full board meal plan, park entrance fee, half day Ngorongoro crater tour, lunch on the last day, services of professional English speaking guide cum driver, mineral water and transport throughout

Cost excludes: Dinner on the last day, extras (hot air balloon safari, Maasai village visit), tips, gratuities, emergency evacuation cover and anything not mentioned in the itinerary avove