Savannah Safari

Safari in Masai MaraClick to enlarge

This 10 night fly-in safari visits some of Kenya’s finest game parks and reserves. Starting in Nairobi National Park it continues to Ol Pejeta Conservancy – renowned for its projects to support endangered species. The safari then visits two varied and award-winning Conservancies in the Masai Mara - Ol Kinyei and Olare Motorogi Conservancy – as well as the  famous Masai Mara National Reserve.

Flexible departures (any day).

 

Day and night game drives are by 4x4 safari vehicles with expert guides, and exciting bush walks are included giving you the opportunity to get close to flora and fauna often missed from drives.

 

In Summary:

 

Wildlife and Safari Highlights:

Flights between areas to get you straight to the wildlife without spending hours travelling between the parks over rough roads.

Game drives from the camps in shared 4x4 safari vehicles (not vans) with professional guides. (Private vehicles available at a supplement).

Walks with Maasai warriors, opportunity for night game drives, exclusive wilderness areas with no tourist minibuses.

An authentic safari experience staying in small exclusive camps with spacious guest tents, comfortably furnished with private bathrooms, solar lights and located in attractive unspoilt natural settings.

At the camps all meals, drinks (wine, gin & tonic, beer, sodas, mineral water), game drives, walks, night drives and sundowners are included in the price.

 

The Porini Safari Camps are small and exclusive and run on the same environmentally sound principles - working closely with the local communities. All camps are specially designed to have minimum impact with no permanent structures.

 Itinerary

2 Nights Nairobi Tented Camp - 2 Nights Porini Rhino Camp - 3 nights Porini Mara Camp - 3 Nights Porini Lion Camp (optional extra nights)

Day 1

Pick up from Nairobi airport (or central Nairobi) and transfer to Nairobi Tented Camp for 2 nights. This offers a superb alternative to staying in a hotel in the busy city centre. The camp is located in the heart of Nairobi National Park and it is the first accommodation of any sort to be allowed in this unique safari destination. There isn't anywhere else in the world like it: a wilderness escape where you can savour the feeling of being in the wilds of Africa in the heart of thick forest but right on the doorstep of the city of Nairobi. Includes morning and afternoon game drives, lunch, dinner and drinks.

Day 2

Breakfast at camp. Enjoy a morning game drive or visit the renowned Elephant Orphanage to view the young elephants and learn more about these wonderful creatures. Lunch at camp. In the afternoon head out on a game drive in search of some of Africa’s iconic animals. Return to camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 3

After breakfast we depart Nairobi National Park and transfer to Nairobi’s Wilson Airport for the morning flight to Nanyuki (duration 1 hr 10 mins). You will be met at the airstrip and transferred to Porini Rhino Camp, located in the Ol Pejeta Conservancy, in the foothills of Mount Kenya. Spend 2 nights at Porini Rhino Camp (fully Inclusive of meals, beer, wine, soft drinks, mineral water, gin " tonics, game drives, sundowners, visit to the Chimpanzee Sanctuary and park fees). Enjoy lunch and afternoon tea in camp and then head off on a game drive with your driver-guide in the camp's 4x4 safari vehicle. Return to Porini Rhino Camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 4

Full day in Ol Pejeta with game drives and walking activities from camp. Dinner and overnight at Porini Rhino Camp.

Day 5

After breakfast we depart Ol Pejeta and transfer to the airstrip for the direct flight to the Masai Mara (duration approx 1 hr 15 mins). Porini Mara Camp staff will meet you at the airstrip and transfer you to the camp in Ol Kinyei Conservancy for 3 nights (fully inclusive of meals, beer, wine, soft drinks, mineral water, gin " tonics, day and night game drives, guided walks, sundowners and park fees) . After lunch take an afternoon game drive, stopping at a scenic point for a sundowner. Dinner and overnight at Porini Mara Camp.

Day 6

Awake to the natural sounds of the Mara's birdlife. Leave camp soon after dawn to explore the Ol Kinyei Conservancy on the lookout for elephants, buffalo, giraffe, plains game and the big cats. Breakfast. Later return to camp for lunch. Afternoon game drive, followed by a sundowner and night game drive on the way back to camp. Dinner and overnight at Porini Mara Camp.

Day 7

Another day to enjoy morning and afternoon game drives in the exclusive Ol Kinyei Conservancy. Sundowner and night game drive. Dinner and overnight at Porini Mara Camp.

Day 8

Morning walk in the Ol Kinyei Conservancy. After breakfast leave camp and spend the day game-viewing in the famous Masai Mara Reserve with a picnic lunch in the park and then moving on to Porini Lion Camp arriving in the late afternoon. Later in the evening have a sundowner in the Olare Motorogi Conservancy and night drive then dinner and overnight at Porini Lion Camp.

Day 9

Morning and afternoon game drives in the exclusive Olare Motorogi Conservancy, away from the minibuses and tourist vehicles seen in the park, and with an excellent chance of sighting lions, cheetahs and leopards all of which are found in the conservancy. Sundowner and night game drive. Dinner and overnight at Porini Lion Camp.

Day 10

Another day with morning and afternoon game drives in the exclusive Olare Motorogi Conservancy. Sundowner and night game drive. Dinner and overnight at Porini Lion Camp.

Day 11

Early morning game drive in the conservancy returning for breakfast. Mid-morning transfer to the airstrip for the 11am flight back to Nairobi’s Wilson airport (arriving 12.15h). Transfer to the international airport or a Nairobi hotel (hotel not included but can be added at a supplement).

 

Extra Nights can be added at any camp. Alternatively, extend your stay by flying to the Kenya Coast or the Spice Island of Zanzibar to relax on the pure white beaches of the Indian Ocean. 

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SAVANNAH SAFARI (10 NIGHTS / 11 DAYS):  Prices are Per Person

Price Includes: Day 1 Pick up at Nairobi's JKIA International Airport and transfer (may be shared) to Nairobi Tented Camp for 2 nights (Fully Inclusive of meals, beer, wine, soft drinks, mineral water, gin & tonics and game activities in Nairobi National Park). Day 3 transfer to Wilson, fly to Nanyuki and transfer to Porini Rhino Camp for 2 nights (Fully Inclusive of meals, beer, wine, soft drinks, mineral water, gin & tonics, game drives, sundowners and visit to Chimpanzee Sanctuary). Day 5 fly directly to Masai Mara and transfer to Porini Mara Camp for 3 nights (Fully Inclusive of meals, beer, wine, soft drinks, mineral water, gin & tonics, day and night game drives, guided walks and sundowners). Day 8 visit Masai Mara National Reserve then transfer to Porini Lion Camp for 3 nights (Fully Inclusive of meals, beer, wine, soft drinks, mineral water, gin & tonics, day and night game drives, guided walks, sundowners and Conservancy fees). Day 11 transfer to airstrip and fly back to Nairobi. Transfer to the international airport or a hotel (hotel not included but can be added at a supplement).

Please select your currency:
DATES FROMDATES TOPER ADULT SHARING, 10 NT PACKAGESINGLE SUPPLEMENT, PACKAGEPER CHILD SHARING, PACKAGEEXTRA NIGHT AT PORINI LION CAMP PER ADULT SHARING
01-Nov-1419-Dec-144685 USD1210 USD3265 USD425 USD
20-Dec-1402-Jan-156695 USD1210 USD4510 USD690 USD
03-Jan-1531-Mar-155345 USD1210 USD3710 USD555 USD
01-Apr-1515-Apr-154795 USD1210 USD3365 USD430 USD
16-Apr-1531-May-15CLOSED
01-Jun-1530-Jun-154795 USD1210 USD3365 USD430 USD
01-Jul-1530-Sep-156555 USD1240 USD4455 USD660 USD
01-Oct-1531-Oct-155995 USD1210 USD4100 USD605 USD
01-Nov-1519-Dec-154795 USD1210 USD3365 USD430 USD

Prices are subject to currency fluctuations and may change.

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