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Signature Safari

Signature Safari

Nairobi . Amboseli . Arusha . Lake Manyara. Ngorongoro  . Serengeti . Maasai Mara

In what is also called the East Africa Discovery Safari, this journey takes the visitor to the best destinations in East Africa by traversing the world’s best national parks in both Kenya and Tanzania. The visitor gets to interact with great herds of elephants in the Amboseli and catch stunning view of Mt. Kilimanjaro. The journey proceeds through memorable Tanzanian destinations like Lake Manyara and the world’s largest caldera, the Ngorongoro Crater. The visitor also gets to see The Great Migration in both the Serengeti and the Masai Mara in Kenya. This is truly a memorable and fascinating journey

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Duration

11 days/ 10 nights

Starts At

JKIA, Nairobi

Ends At

JKIA, Nairobi

Starting From

From $3,915

Nairobi City

Experience East Africa’s capital

Spend your first night in East Africa’s most vibrant city and discover its nightlife

Amboseli elephants

Meet the Gentle Giants

Encounter great herds of elephants against a beautiful backdrop of Mt. Kilimanjaro

Mt. Kilimanjaro peak

Stunning views of Mt. Kilimanjaro

Catch great views of the world’s tallest free-standing mountain as you land in Arusha’s Kilimanjaro Airport

Lake Manyara

Lake Manyara

Get a glimpse of a variety of  wildlife species in both the Lake Manyara National Park and Lake Manyara.

Ngorongoro Crater

Ngorongoro Crater

Explore the world’s largest intact caldera of a volcano that collapsed in on itself and the various wildlife that inhabit it including the big 5

The Great Migration in the Serengeti

The Great Migration

With vast herds of wildebeest and zebra participating in the Great Migration annually,  there’s plenty of wildlife action to enjoy in the vast wilderness of the Serengeti

The Norfolk-Guest Room

Day 1: Arrive In Nairobi

Welcome on arrival at JKIA Airport and transfer to your City Hotel. Depending on international arrival time: Time at leisure and up to Dinner no meals included on this day. Dinner at your hotel
and overnight.

  • Accommodation : Fairmont The Norfolk Hotel or similar
  • Meals: Dinner/Breakfast
Amboseli Serena Dinner

Day 2: Nairobi/Amboseli

 

At around 09h00 pick up from your Nairobi City Hotel and drive to Amboseli. First game drive en-route and arrival in time for late lunch. Afternoon game drive through Amboseli. Dinner and overnight.

  • Accommodation : Amboseli Serena or similar
  • Meals: Lunch/Breakfast/Dinner
Arusha Coffee Lodge

Day 3: Amboseli/Namanga/Arusha

 

Breakfast at your Lodge. Check out and short game drive enroute to the Amboseli park gate. Proceed to Namanga, the Kenya/ Tanzania border. Clear customs and immigration then change vehicles and continue your journey to Arusha. Check in and lunch at your Arusha accommodation. In the afternoon you will go on a guided Arusha City Tour. Dinner and overnight.

  • Accommodation : Arusha Coffee Lodge or similar
  • Meals: Lunch/Dinner/Breakfast
Kilimamoja Lodge Lake Manyara

Day 4: Arusha/ Lake Manyara

 

Breakfast. Check out and drive to Lake Manyara Region. Lunch at your Lodge. Afternoon Game Drive in Lake Manyara national park. Dinner and overnight.

  • Accommodation : Lake Manyara Kilimamoja Lodge or similar
  • Meals: Lunch/Dinner/Breakfast
Ngorongoro Serena Lodge

Day 5: Lake Manyara/Ngorongoro

 

After breakfast time to relax. Departure to Karatu. Visit of the local Iraqw market followed by lunch and guided Coffee Plantation Tour. Arrival at your Lodge located directly on the Crater Rim in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight.

  • Accommodation : Ngorongoro Serena or similar
  • Meals: Lunch/Dinner/Breakfast
Ngorongoro Serena Lodge lounge

Day 6: Ngorongoro

 

After breakfast departure for a full day game drive within the Ngorongoro Crater. Picnic lunch stop. Arrival back at your Lodge in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight.

  • Accommodation : Ngorongoro Serena or similar
  • Meals: Lunch/Dinner/Breakfast
Serengeti Serena Lodge exterior

Day 7: Ngorongoro/Serengeti

 

After breakfast check out and drive in direction Serengeti. Visit of an authentic Masai Village and Ol Dopai Gorge en-route. First game drive Serengeti en-route and arrival in time for late lunch. Afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight.

  • Accommodation : Serengeti Serena Lodge or similar
  • Meals: Lunch/Dinner/Breakfast
Serengeti Serena Hot Air baloon

Day 8: Serengeti

 

Full day of game viewing in the Park with an early morning and afternoon game drive. All meals in the lodge.

  • Accommodation : Serengeti Serena Lodge or similar
  • Meals: Lunch/Dinner/Breakfast
Kichwa Tembo Camp

Day 9: Serengeti/Tarime/Migori/Maasai Mara

 

Breakfast at the lodge, check out and drive to the airstrip. Scheduled flight to Tarime and road transfer to the border for Immigration procedure. Continue by road to Migori. Scheduled flight to the Masai Mara with final arrival at around lunch time. Your Camp Guide will pick you up and bring you to Kichwa Tembo Camp on a shared transfer in time for lunch. Afternoon shared game drive through Masai Mara. Dinner and overnight.

  • Accommodation : Kichwa Tembo Camp or similar
  • Meals: Lunch/Dinner/Breakfast
Kichwa Tembo bush dinner

Day 10: Masai Mara

 

Full day of shared game viewing in the Park with an early morning and afternoon game drive. All meals in the lodge.

  • Accommodation : Kichwa Tembo Camp or similar
  • Meals: Lunch/Dinner/Breakfast
Kichwa Tembo sunrise breakfast

Day 11: Masai Mara/Nairobi/Departure

 

Breakfast at your Lodge. Final shared game drive en-route to the airstrip. Scheduled flight to Nairobi Wilson airport. Welcome on arrival and lunch at Carnivore restaurant in Nairobi. You will be dropped off at JKIA Airport in the afternoon.

 

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Fairmont The Norfolk courtyard

Fairmont The Norfolk Hotel

 

Built in 1904, the hotel continues to be one of the most beloved landmarks in the city, and the launch point for ‘bucket list’ worthy safari tours. It is located just minutes away from Nairobi’s best attractions that include Karen Blixen, Sheldrick’s Elephant Sanctuary and the Nairobi National Museum. It’s adjacent to Nairobi’s city centre and boasts of many facilities to make your stay pleasant.

Nairobi, Kenya.

Amboseli Serena guest room

Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge

 

Set against the magnificent backdrop of Africa’s highest mountain, the glittering Mount Kilimanjaro, the luxury Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge enjoys a uniquely privileged position at the heart of this world-famous national park. It has 92 rooms( inclusive of family rooms and suites). Visitors here can enjoy various activities including bush breakfasts and dinners, Maasai dance performances etc.

Amboseli, Kenya.

Arusha Coffee Lodge

Arusha Coffee Lodge

 

Comprising of 30 Plantation Houses that radiate out into the evergreen coffee fields, Arusha Coffee Lodge lies on the gently rolling foothills that cascade down from the ever-present Mount Meru in the bustling and vibrant town of Arusha. The lodge contains spacious, modern yet homely plantation suites with attractive décor reflecting the omnipresent theme of coffee.

Arusha, Tanzania

Lake Manyara KilimaMoja Lodge

Lake Manyara Kilima Moja Lodge

All 50 suites and 2 bedroom luxury villas have panoramic views of the surrounding area. All rooms are tastefully decorated with all the amenities one would expect in a 5 star lodge, inclusive of inside and outside shower, bath, air-conditioning, fire places, Wi-Fi, mini bar, safe and private balcony.

 Lake Manyara, Tanzania

Ngorongoro Serena

Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge

 

Regularly voted one of the best hotels in the world, this unique lodge in Tanzania clings to the rim of the magnificent Ngorongoro Crater, the largest and most perfect volcanic crater on Earth. Long and low, the lodge is built from local river stone and camouflaged with indigenous vines. The lodge boasts of 75 rock-built rooms with stunning views of the Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area.

Ngorongoro, Tanzania.

Serengeti Serena

Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge

 

Set high on the saddle of a tree-clad ridge, commanding panoramic views across the Serengeti, this lodge is the ultimate fusion of traditional African architecture and world-class style. Centrally located adjacent to the famous Western Corridor and Grumeti River, the lodge has been designed to blend completely into the living landscape. Here, the visitor is likely to encounter ‘the big 5’ among other wildlife.

Serengeti, Tanzania.

Kichwa Tembo Camp

&Beyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp

 

Located where the riverine forest meets the sweeping plains in the path of the awe-inspiring Great Migration, the camp provides an authentic dose of African wildlife, delivered with legendary Kenyan hospitality. With timeless interiors that are simple yet contemporary and stylish, the new Kichwa Tembo enhances guests’ sense of privacy and enjoyment.

 Masai Mara, Kenya.

The following section describes inclusions and exclusions from this safari.

Inclusions

  • Arrival and departure transfer Nairobi Meet & Greet on arrival at Jomo Kenyatta international Airport Nairobi on Day 1.
  • Assistance on departure at Jomo Kenyatta international Airport Nairobi on Day 11 (up to security check Departure Hall)
  • Accommodation and meals as specified in the itinerary
  • Game drives as indicated in the itinerary (please be aware that due to unforeseeable weather and traffic circumstances not every game drive can be guaranteed).
  • Park entry fees to all parks and reserves included in the itinerary for 24hrs each (fees are subject to change)
  • Scheduled Flights as specified in the itinerary (flight rates and schedules are current and subject to change).
  • Transportation in 6 seater custom-made Safari 4×4 Land Cruiser with services of experienced Private Safaris English speaking safari driver guide (Guaranteed Window Seat & access to pop-up Roof) in Kenya & Tanzania (vehicles & Guides have to be changed at Border crossing).
  • Two bottles of half liter mineral water per day during game drives.
    24/7 Concierge Service.
  • Fully Comprehensive Insurance Cover.
  • Flying doctors coverage: (Covers clients within East Africa for a period of 30 days. In the eventuality of a medical emergency, they will be airlifted to Nairobi where they will be taken to a
    good hospital. Hospital bills are borne by the patient.)

Exclusions

  • International & Domestic flights (if not mentioned above)
  • Personal insurance and baggage insurance.
  • Visa fees wherever applicable.
  • All drinks & meals unless stated above.
  • All tips and porterage.
  • Laundry, massages and other personal expenses e.g. mini-bar & telephone unless otherwise stated.
  • Any other services not mentioned above and other optional/additional activities.

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