7 Days Kenya Giraffe Manor

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Day 1 Nairobi – Giraffe Manor

You will be met at the airport and transferred to Giraffe Manor in the leafy suburb of Karen in the southwest outskirts of the city. You have 1 night to relax at this charming and comfortable country house hotel, meet and feed the rare Rothschild giraffes for which it is famous and do as many (or as few) excursions in the area as you like. A vehicle and driver will be at your disposal whenever required.

Day 2 Nairobi – Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary

Today we depart for Sweetwaters in the secluded heart of Ol Pejeta Ranch and Rhino Reserve. Here, these magnificent beasts are given sanctuary from those who would take their lives to sell their horns. Here too, the Jane Goodall Institute operates a remarkable Chimpanzee Sanctuary where we meet the primates face to- face. Our camp also overlooks one of the busiest waterholes in the area and offers elephant, giraffe and myriad plains game. This is Africa as Teddy Roosevelt saw it years ago when he led one of the first safaris to tour Africa in comfort and splendor. Our tents at Sweetwaters will remind us of this bygone era.

  • Overnight at Sweetwaters Tented Camp or
  • Meal Plan {Lunch & Dinner}
Day 3 Explore Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary

Today we get a closer look at the conservancy during two extensive game runs. On the plains are enormous herds of grazing animals plus predators—cheetah and black-maned lion— hiding amidst acacia trees. The combination of amazing wildlife and stunning views across the open plains of Ol Pejeta guarantees an unforgettable safari experience. Ol Pejeta Conservancy boasts an astounding variety of animals including the non-indigenous chimpanzees and the rare endangered black rhino, Somali Ostrich, Grevy Zebra, Beisa Oryx and Jackson’s Hartebeest.

  • Overnight at Sweetwaters Tented Camp
  • Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}
Day 4 Sweetwaters Game Sanctuary – Lake Nakuru National Park

Lake Nakuru National Park is the destination today. The Park’s lake is well known for hundreds of thousands of Flamingos. After breakfast, we drive through the Great Rift Valley stopping at one of the highest towns in Kenya, Nyahururu at an elevation of 7700 foot. The main attraction here is the 236 foot Thomson Falls. Part of the Ewaso Nyiro River, these cascading falls tumble to the thick forest below. After lunch at our lodge, an afternoon Game Drive is planned where one could see both the White and Black Rhino, Rothschild Giraffe and it is almost a guarantee to see the elusive leopard here.

  • Overnight at the Sopa Lodge Nakuru
  • Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}
Day 5 Lake Nakuru National Park – Maasai Mara Game Reserve

Enjoy an early breakfast, check out of the hotel and proceed on a game drive en– route to Maasai Mara. A pleasant drive across the dramatic Great Rift Valley brings you to Narok Township a Maasai business centre. After a short stop over continue to Maasai Mara Game Reserve. This enormous Reserve actually part of the vast Serengeti plains is famously known for it’s spectacular great wildebeest migration and is home to the big Five -Lion, Elephant, Rhino, Cape Buffalo and Leopard. A game drive will be conducted after lunch, then proceed to the Camp or lodge for an enjoyable dinner.

  • Overnight at Mara Sarova Game Lodge/ Base Camp Explorer Meal Plan
  • {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}
Day 6 Explore Maasai Mara Game Reserve

We spend the day in the Maasai Mara – one of the greatest wildernesses of the world on morning and afternoon game drives. Large mammals are varied, abundant and easy to see. Residents among the Park’s Mammals are; Maasai Giraffe, Eland, Topi and thousands of plain Game including Impala, Zebra, both Thomson and Grant’s Gazelles. Optional Hot Air Balloon rides and a trip to Lake Victoria for fishing are available at an additional cost while in the Mara. On your final evening there will be an optional stunning Bush Sundowners—a glorious al fresco cocktail party overlooking the savannah at sunset.

  • Overnight at Mara Sarova Game Lodge/ Base Camp Explorer
  • Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}
Day 7 Maasai Mara Game Reserve – Nairobi

An early morning game drive is planned before returning to your camp/lodge for a proper sit down English breakfast. After breakfast, we drive to Nairobi and check-in to our hotel for day room use where the rest of the day is at leisure for last minute shopping and sightseeing. In the evening, you will be escorted to the Airport for flight check-in and board your plane that takes you home with a smile and a lifetime of memories.

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  • Meal Plan {Breakfast}
  • Total Price for 7 Days for 2 Adults =5400 usd

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