10 Days Great Kenya Escape Safari

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10 Days Great Kenya Escape Safari

The 10 Days Great Kenya Escape Safari is an opportunity to uncover the hidden treasures of Kenya. During this safari, you explore different destinations including Hell’s Gate National Park, Lake Nakuru National Park, Masai Mara National Reserve, and Amboseli National Park. You will take part in activities like safari game drives, nature walks, and community tours. The safari will start and end in Nairobi. This 10 Days Great Kenya Escape Safari can be tailored to fit your travel budget. Now that you have an idea about your 10 Days Great Kenya Escape Safari, let us look at its details.

Safari Summary

Day 1: Arrival and Nairobi City Tour

Day 2: Transfer to Hell’s Gate National Park

Day 3: Morning game drive and transfer to Lake Nakuru National Park

Day 4: Morning game drive and transfer to Masai Mara National Reserve

Day 5: Full-day game drives in Masai Mara National Reserve

Day 6: Full day with Masai Warriors (Community Tours)

Day 7: Morning game drive and transfer to Amboseli National Park

Day 8: Full-day game drives in Amboseli National Park

Day 9: Another day in Amboseli National Park

Day 10: Transfer to Nairobi – Departure

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival and Nairobi City Tour

Upon arrival at the Jommo Kenyatta International Airport or after breakfast at your hotel in Nairobi. You will meet and greet our company driver guide. He or she will brief you about your 10 Days Great Kenya Escape Safari. You will then proceed with a Nairobi City tour. The tour will take you to museums craft shops and the local markets. This is a perfect way to get up close with the local people and speak some Kiswahili language. Lunch will be at any hotel around the city. In the evening, return or check in to your hotel for dinner and overnight.

Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner

Day 2: Transfer to Hell’s Gate National Park

After breakfast, check out of the hotel and meet your driver guide. You will embark on the journey to Hell’s Gate National Park. The park is famous for its hot springs and rocks. After lunch, you will visit the hot springs and create a signature of memories. Admire the waterfalls as well as take photos before checking in to your lodge. Have dinner and spend the night over.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 3: Morning game drive and transfer to Lake Nakuru National Park

Start your day with a cup of coffee or tea. Later, you will go for today’s major task - the 3 to 4-hour game drive in Hell’s Gate National Park. You will come across multiple wildlife species including warthogs, rhinos, buffaloes, and elephants. The park is also home to multiple bird species dominated by the Rift Valley species. You will then proceed to Lake Nakuru National Park. Upon arrival, check in to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 4: Morning game drive and transfer to Masai Mara National Reserve

After breakfast, you will check out of the lodge and embark on a game drive in Lake Nakuru National Park. The drive will take you through the lush green vegetation while encountering many wildlife species. The highlight of the day will be the pink flamingoes on Lake Nakuru. You will proceed with lunch along the way as you head to Masai Mara National Reserve. You will also make a stopover beneath the Great Rift Valley for photography. Once you arrive at the park, check in to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 5: Full-day game drives in Masai Mara National Reserve

After breakfast, you will go for a full-day adventure in the vast expanse of the savannah plains of Masai Mara National Reserve. This is one of the best days in your 10 Days Great Kenya Escape Safari. It involves meeting the great wildebeest migration tour. You will also see animals like lions, elephants, giraffes, zebras, antelopes, warthogs, and, many more. A delicious lunch will be served near the Mara River. At the River, you will encounter the wildebeests crossing the crocodile invested river. In the evening, you will return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 6: Full day with Masai Warriors (Community Tours)

After breakfast, you will visit the Masai communities and take part in their activities. From traditional dancing to story-telling, the Masai people are worth a full-day tour. The tour involves nature walks and doing chores with the Masai tribes. Expect to learn about their hunting techniques as well as practicing their herding activities. Dinner and overnight will be at your lodge.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 7: Morning game drive and transfer to Amboseli National Park

After breakfast, you will head out for an early morning game drive in Masai Mara National Reserve. You will enjoy views of the early risers and the sunrise panoramic views. This game drive is perfect for seeing hunters like leopards, lions, and cheetahs which tend to be rare during the day. You will proceed to Amboseli National Park with an en-route lunch. Upon arrival, check in to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 8: Full-day game drives in Amboseli National Park

Wake up to a sunrise breakfast at your lodge. Your driver guide will be waiting to take you on a game drive in the central sector of Amboseli National Park. The park is famous for having many elephants. You will also enjoy distant views of the nearby Kilimanjaro Mountains. Dinner and overnight will be at your lodge.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 9: Another day in Amboseli National Park

There are no similar days in Kenya. Day 9 of the 10 Days Great Kenya Escape Safari is yours to explore Amboseli National Park at length. The day will start with a delicious meal at the lodge. This will be followed by a full-day game drive to discover what you could have missed the previous day. Dinner and overnight will be at your lodge.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 10: Transfer to Nairobi – Departure

After breakfast, check out of the lodge and embark on the drive to Nairobi. Lunch will be along the way. The driver will drop you at a hotel of your choice or airport for an outbound flight. This will mark the end of your amazing 10 Days Great Kenya Escape Safari.

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