In The Shade of Kilimanjaro
Your safari in Kenya will be an eye-opening journey through breathtaking scenery populated by diverse and exotic wildlife. Absorb the rich cultural heritage of Kenya’s 42 tribes, relax in deluxe hotels and luxurious tented camps, and dine on delicious Kenyan and international cuisine
DAY 1 | NAIROBI & WELCOME
Welcome to Kenya! Upon arrival, you will be met by an Acacia Holidays representative who will escort you to your hotel , a serene escape in Kenya’s bustling modern capital city to relax after your trip, to the elegant verandah of the historic Norfolk Hotel, the starting point for safaris for over 110 years.
OVERNIGHT:NThe Norfolk Hotel
MEALS: ON OWN ACCOUNT
Days 2 & 3 | MASAI MARA
Spend two magnificent days in this wildlife paradise. The northern portion of the larger Serengeti ecosystem, the Mara is home to a breathtaking array of animals of all stripes — and spots. Though the grand spectacle of the Great Migration reaches its apex from July through early November, the Mara is a premier year-round safari destination.
OVERNIGHT: MARA SERENA SAFARI LODGE
DAY 4 | LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK
Famous for its vast flocks of flamingoes and bird life, this park also features an abundance of larger game that roam the grasslands and forests that ring its shores.
OVERNIGHT: LAKE NAKURU LODGE
Day 5 & 6 | AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK
The jagged peaks of Africa’s second tallest mountain loom in the distance as you arrive at your lodge tucked among the forested lower slopes of Aberdare Ranges. Set in the heart of the Aberdare National Park, iconic and yes, quirky. The Ark overlooks a floodlit waterhole and salt lick, which attracts a host of awesome wildlife.
OVERNIGHT: OL TUKAI LODGE
DAY 7 | NAIROBI
Return to Nairobi for a full day of touring. Lunch at the Karen Blixen Coffee Garden is followed by a tour of the Karen Blixen museum. Learn about giraffe conservation at the National Giraffe Center before a farewell dinner at the Carnivore Restaurant and your flight home.
DAY-ROOMS: NAIROBI SERENA HOTEL
* PLEASE NOTE THAT THE ITINERARY IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE FOR THE BEST INTEREST OF THE TRAVELER AT ANY NOTICE TIMING. AN ACACIA HOLIDAYS REPRESENTATIVE WILL CONTACT EACH TRAVELER TO NOTIFY OF ANY CHANGES.
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► Guaranteed departure from Nairobi with a minimum of two travelers.
► Dates and itinerary are customizable.
► This itinerary also available as a Small Group Journey with set departure dates, limited to 18 travelers.
IN THE SHADE OF KILIMANJARO
- 7 DAYS -
Exclusive use of an English-speaking chauffeur/guide
Exclusive use of a 4 X 4 Land cruiser
Bottled mineral water while on safari
Transfers to/from airport upon arrival/departure
Full board accommodation while on safari
Overnight accommodation and breakfast in Nairobi
Dayroom in Nairobi
All park and crater entrance fees
Game drives as specified in the itinerary
All Kenya government taxes & service charges
Flying Doctors evacuation service