You are here: Home Travel with us Safaris Indulge in the adventure of a Kenyan Safari in 7 days

Indulge in the adventure of a Kenyan Safari in 7 days

Thrill to the sight of seeing animals at night from a Tree-top hotel; enjoy the luxury of the exclusive Mt Kenya Safari Club.

Marvel at the great flocks of pink flamingos on Lake Nakuru before ending this week-long adventure on the open plains of Kenya's greatest game reserve, the Masai Mara. This taste of the best that Kenya has to offer blends its magnificent scenery with its abundant wildlife.

Day 1: Arrive Nairobi

Upon arrival at Nairobi's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport you will be met and transferred to the Nairobi Serena Hotel. The balance of the day is at leisure.

 Overnight Nairobi Serena Hotel or similar - Bed and breakfast

Day 2: Nairobi - Tree Hotel

Leave in the morning to reach the small town of Nyeri. After a sumptuous lunch at the base hotel proceed to the tree hotel in the early afternoon. The night is spent in your comfortable perch above the floodlit waterhole and saltlick where, throughout the night, a procession of animals comes to drink.

 Overnight at The Serena Mountain Lodge - Full board

Day 3: Tree Hotel - Mt Kenya

After breakfast a short drive brings you to the Mount Kenya Safari Club. The Club is situated at the foot of Mt. Kenya (17,058 feet). The elitist membership of this club would include movie stars, aristocrats and politicians, both local and international. Here you may spend a day of total relaxation in the beautiful landscaped gardens. Activities include golf, tennis, horseback riding and swimming in the heated pool.

 Overnight at Mount Kenya Safari Club - Full board

Day 4: Mt Kenya - Nakuru

This morning, travel over the top of the Aberdare Mountains, stopping briefly to marvel at the spectacular 73m - high Thompson's Falls. Continue to Nakuru for lunch. Afterwards, drive around Lake Nakuru National Park for an unforgettable sight of the thousands of flamingos on this alkaline lake. The park is also home to the rare white rhinos as well as the Rothschild's giraffe. Mostly open savanna the park has both fever trees and umbrella-top acacias growing in a abundance as well as Euphorbias.

 Overnight at a lodge in Nakuru / Naivasha - Full board

Day 5: Lake Nakuru/ Naivasha - Masai Mara

There's time after breakfast to enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the lake before leaving for Masai Mara National Reserve where you arrive by lunchtime. In the afternoon explore the rolling hills and plains for a wonderful sight of the great numbers of different species of animals found here including the black - manned lion for which the reserve is famous.

 Overnight at a lodge/ camp in Mara - Full board

Day 6: Masai Mara

Today, enjoy a full day of game viewing Kenya's array of wildlife in their natural habitat. More than 60 species of animals are found here as well as myriad of birds. Near water holes clusters of trees provide shade as well as foliage to elephants and flat-topped acacia supply the Maasai giraffe with their favourite food.

 Overnight at a lodge/ camp in Mara - Full board

Day 7: Masai Mara - Nairobi - Depart

After breakfast return to Nairobi via the Great Rift Valley. A stop might be made at the Italian chapel, built by the Italian prisoners of war to commemorate their companions who died while building this road. Arrive in Nairobi by lunch time where a day-room is reserved for your comfort and convenience prior to late evening departure to the airport for your onward journey.

Additional Info

  • Duration: 7 Days
  • Code: XPLVS - 005

Related items

xplorato-aboutWith a strong emphasis on sustainable travel practices Xplorato Ventures can provide you with anything from classic to luxury safaris.
Get to know us

Newsletter Subscription

Get the latest offers, tips and inside information to help you travel to Africa with peace of mind.