The Best of Kenya Safari

Porini Amboseli CampClick to enlarge

This 8 day camping safari includes visits to the best wildlife areas in East Africa - offering a diverse variety of species including all the well known big game animals. Travel between the parks is by air to avoid long road journeys and accommodation is in eco-friendly small tented camps. All game drives are in shared 4x4 safari vehicles (not vans) with the option to upgrade to a private vehicle (at a supplement). There is also the opportunity to experience a Balloon Safari

The tour includes a night at Nairobi Tented Camp with a game drive in Nairobi National Park. Then transport by road from Nairobi to Porini Amboseli Camp and then flights from Amboseli to Samburu Intrepids Club, Porini Mara Camp and back to Nairobi. Daily departures are from Nairobi. 

Locations visited:

Nairobi National Park

Amboseli National Park

Selenkay Conservancy Area

Samburu National Reserve

Masai Mara National Park


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7 nights / 8 days:

Day 1

Pick up from Nairobi's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and transfer to Nairobi Tented Camp for one night (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast basis with afternoon game drive, sundowner and drinks - beer, wine, gin & tonics, soft drinks and bottled water). If arriving before lunch then pre-book our specially priced upgrade (just $30 per person) for Full Board, adding lunch and extra game activities.

This unique camp is the only camp within the Nairobi National Park which is home to a broad range of wildlife.

Day 2

Depart Nairobi and drive south to Selenkay Conservancy (a 5 hour journey of 128 miles), arriving at Porini Amboseli Camp before lunch. (Optional flight upgrade at a supplement). Afternoon tea, followed by an escorted walk with Maasai warriors to a village to get an insight into their fascinating culture and way of life. Return to camp for a shower, dinner and overnight.

Day 3

After an early breakfast, drive to Amboseli National Park for a morning game drive within the Park to see the elephants at close quarters, followed by a picnic lunch. In the afternoon you will return to Porini Camp for a rest and then an evening game drive in Selenkay Conservancy, ending with a sundowner at a scenic spot. Return to Porini Amboseli Camp for dinner after which there will be a night game drive using a spotlight to seek out some of the nocturnal animals such as aardvarks (antbears), serval cats, bat-eared foxes and possibly even the elusive leopard. Overnight Porini Camp.

Day 4

Early breakfast and then drive into Amboseli park and on to the airstrip to fly to Samburu, arriving by 1 pm for lunch at the Samburu Intrepids Club, where you will stay for 2 nights. Afternoon game drive in Samburu National Reserve.

Day 5

Morning and afternoon game drives in Samburu and overnight at Samburu Intrepids Club.

Day 6

Early morning game drive and than after breakfast you will fly from Samburu to the Mara to stay the next 2 nights at Porini Mara Camp. In the evening you will take a game drive to explore the area around the camp and to seek out the wildlife for which the Mara is famous.

Day 7

*Optional Balloon Safari and Champagne Breakfast.

A full day in the Mara with a picnic lunch when you can expect to find lions as well as many of the other species found in the Mara which include leopard, cheetah, hyena, elephant, rhino, topi, eland, wildebeest, zebra, hippo and buffalo.

Day 8

Transfer to the airstrip for the 11am flight back to Nairobi, arriving around 12.15pm.


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Prices include: Pick up JKI Airport and transfer to Nairobi Tented Camp in Nairobi National Park for 1 night on half board basis. After breakfast check out and start your safari by road to Amboseli, 2 nights in Porini Amboseli Camp with daily Selenkay Conservancy fees and one day Amboseli National Park entrance fee, Maasai village visit then afterwards check out and fly to Wilson Airport where you will connect to another schedule flight to Samburu, met and transferred to Samburu Intrepids Camp for 2 nights with daily Samburu park fees, check out and fly to Ol Seki Airstrip, met and transferred to Porini Mara Camp for 2 nights with daily Ol Kinyei & Naboisho Conservancy fees and one day Masai Mara Game Reserve entrance fee, then last day fly back to Wilson Airport and transferred to JKI airport for your departure flight. Nairobi Tented Camp includes half board basis, two airport transfers, one shared game drive or a visit to Elephant Orphanage, sundowner, soft drinks, mineral water, free alcoholic drinks like beer, wine, gin & tonic while Porini camps are based on full board basis including soft drinks, beer, house wine, gin & tonic, mineral water, return conservancy airstrip transfers, day & night shared game drives in open sided 4x4 safari vehicle with qualified guide, sundowners, walks with Maasai warriors then Samburu Intrepids Camp includes airstrip transfers, shared game drives and full board basis.

Please select your currency:
01-Jul-1530-Sep-155160 USD1075 USD3040 USD620 USD
01-Oct-1531-Oct-154885 USD1060 USD2880 USD560 USD
01-Nov-1519-Dec-153795 USD855 USD2265 USD420 USD
20-Dec-1502-Jan-165285 USD1075 USD3445 USD645 USD
03-Jan-1631-Mar-164040 USD820 USD2750 USD465 USD
01-Apr-1615-Apr-163560 USD730 USD2445 USD420 USD
01-Jun-1630-Jun-163560 USD730 USD2445 USD420 USD
01-Jul-1630-Sep-165125 USD1040 USD3350 USD620 USD
01-Oct-1631-Oct-164850 USD1025 USD3190 USD560 USD
01-Nov-1619-Dec-163735 USD820 USD2530 USD420 USD

Prices are subject to currency fluctuations and may change.

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