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Kenya is the top country to enjoy an African safari. This East African country has vast savannahs. Kenya also has high mountains. Its coastlines are stunning. Kenya is a safe place for safaris. There are many reasons to visit the country. Travelers can choose a wilderness safaris Kenya experience.
Being one of the most stunning destinations to visit in Africa, Kenya offers you to observe the pristine wilderness and notable habitats, including the endangered and rare species of wildlife and the Big Five. Kenya Tours is the perfect way to immerse yourself in the extensive world of animals at the stunning national parks and hidden conservancies of Africa. From staying inside the splendid Masai Mara for experiencing the diverse wildlife and cultures of the Masai people to visiting the beautiful Lake Nakuru, which is home to flamingos and pelicans, safaris in Kenya have a lot to offer to its tourists. The Aberdare National Park is another wonder that has intriguing falls, moorlands, and majestic peaks. Providing habitat for elephants, leopards, olive baboons, spotted hyenas, black and white colobus monkeys, warthogs, etc., you should visit this natural wonderland. From the best flora to the unique fauna, Kenya Tours has a lot to offer to its travellers so that they can have a trip of their lifetime!
Arrival at Nairobi
Upon your arrival at the airport, you will be met by our representative, and he will transfer you to your hotel.
The capital and beating heart of Kenya, Nairobi is full of bustling neighborhoods and serene beauty. Be it the hipster hangouts or the stunning safaris, Nairobi has it all. Acting as a cultural hub, Nairobi is a perfect depiction of the Kenyan culture. The captivating museums and excellent restaurants are one of the most loved amongst all the tourists.
After having an early breakfast, our driver will meet you at the hotel and take you to Aberdare.
Aberdare is an African wonder filled with intriguing falls, moorlands, and majestic peaks. Providing habitat for elephants, leopards, olive baboons, spotted hyenas, black and white colobus monkeys, warthogs, etc., you should visit this natural wonderland.
It will take you approximately 5 hours to reach Aberdare as you will be there by lunchtime. After your check-in and lunch, you will proceed with an afternoon game drive and come back late in the evening to rest for the night.
Nairobi to Aberdare
In the early morning, you will proceed for the game drive with a packed breakfast. After coming back by 8 am, you will check out and proceed to Nakuru. It will take you approximately 4 hours by a drive to reach Nakuru. On the floor of the Great Rift Valley, surrounded by wooded and bushy grassland, lies the beautiful Lake Nakuru National Park. Ideal for bird watching, hiking, picnic, and game drives, you will get to see black and white rhinos, the waterbucks, the Rothschild giraffe, the pelicans, flamingos, etc. at Lake Nakuru National Park. Upon reaching, you can check-in, have lunch, and leave for your game drive. After coming back in the evening, you can retire for the rest of the day of your Kenya Tours.
Aberdare to Nakuru
After having an early breakfast at the hotel, you will check out and drive for 7 hours to Masai Mara National Park through the Rift Valley. Upon your arrival at your camp, you need to check-in and then head for the game drive, which will last till sunset. Being the world’s most renowned park and the newest 7th wonder of the world, “The Masai Mara Game Reserve” is a must-see and highlights your Kenya Tours.
You will return to the lodge later for dinner and spend the night at your camp.
Nakuru to Masai Mara
Home to around 1.5 million migrating wildebeests, The Masai Mara National Park is amongst the most famous wildlife parks on the planet. It is also home to thousands of hippopotamus, Nile crocodiles, Zebras, the rare Wide Rhinos, wild cats, more than 400 bird species among other animals and various types of wild plantations. One of the best attractions is the big five, namely rhinos, elephants, buffaloes, and lions.
You will spend the two days of your Kenya Tours by maximizing on game drive experiences, guided by an experienced Masai guide cum driver. We will organize morning, mid-morning, and afternoon game drives on these two days of your stay. You will cover different areas each day and keep track of the herds of wildebeests and zebras gathering on the river banks to cross over to the other side. You will be back by sunset, and your evenings will be at leisure by a bonfire on all the days.
One any one day, you can visit the Maasai Village to interact with and see how the Maasai live their life. You can also go for a balloon safari on one of the two days. We will also organize for breakfast by the hippo pool and a bush lunch amidst the vast savannas. There will be a sundowner experience on one day, and on the last night at Mara, there will be a special bush dinner with Maasai dances.
You can wake up late on the day, and then leave for Nairobi via. flight after having your breakfast. After arriving at the Nairobi Wilson airport by noon, our representative will meet you at the airport and transfer you to the Jomo Kenyatta International airport for your flight back home with pleasant memories of your safaris in Kenya.
Kenya is known for its pristine wilderness. It is a natural habitat for diverse species. These include both common and rare animal species.
Visitors can spot the big five African animals. They are the lion, leopard, and buffalo. Travelers can also see elephants and rhinos. Other animals seen are cheetahs and hippos. One can also view the rare African wildlife. These include hyenas and wild dogs.
There are many national parks and reserves in Kenya. Without them, a wilderness safaris Kenya is incomplete. These areas are abundant in wildlife. The vegetation of the country is also diverse. Travelers can opt for exciting activities.
Kenya has wonderful beaches. They are surrounded by the Indian coastline. It has white soft sands. The waters are clear and turquoise. They make for a relaxing vacation. Travelers can explore the country’s marine life. There are leisure resorts as well. They are perfect for lazing around.
Kenya is home to the Great Rift valley. This valley has geographical characteristics. It includes hot springs, volcanoes, and geysers.
There are some destinations worthy of visiting. These include the top places found in Kenya. They include:
Maasai Mara National Reserve
The Masai Mara is named after its indigenous people. The reserve is spread over a large area. So, it is home to over 450 animal species. Travelers can witness the big five in the mara. One can see wildebeest and other plain animals too.
The Mara has more than 500 bird species. These include the secretary bird and unique ostriches. The reserve is ideal for wildlife enthusiasts. It also attracts avid birders.
The highlight of the Mara is the great migration. It involves millions of wildebeest. They are joined by other hoofed animals. They travel between Kenya and Tanzania. Visitors can enjoy wilderness safaris Kenya during this season. They can see dramatic action between prey and predators. One can also witness deadly river crossings.
Lake Nakuru National Park
Lake Nakuru is a beautiful park. It lies on the floor of the Great Rift Valley. The park has ecological diversity. Many types of species reside in the park. The surrounding escarpment of the lake is scenic. It has acacia forests and wooded hills.
Flamingos were spotted in millions, a few years ago. They would cover the entirety of the lake. However, their numbers have decreased recently. It is because of natural reasons. Yet, they are still spotted near the lake.
Lake Nakuru is home to healthy avifauna. These birds reside near the lake’s banks. One can also view a handful of animals in the park. It is a top place for wilderness safaris Kenya.
Aberdare National Park
Aberdare is an unusual park. It is located in the Aberdare ranges. The park is set high above the sea level. It offers a unique safari experience. Aberdare does not provide the typical safari. Instead, game drives here are different.
Various species have adapted to the mountains. One can spot elephants, leopards, and hyenas. Primates like olive baboons are also seen. Visitors can catch glimpses of the black rhino here. Few species of cats also reside in the park. These include the golden cat and the serval cat.
Travelers are highly suggested to visit Nairobi. It is a well-known capital city of Africa. Nairobi offers modern architecture. It has lush landscapes as well. It is the best place to see the local life. Nairobi must be included in Kenyan trips.
There are many attractions to see in Nairobi. Museums, galleries, and monuments are galore. Famous places include Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. Rescued elephants reside in its orphanage.
The Nairobi National Museum is a must-visit. One can learn more about the city in the museum. The Nairobi national park is unique. It has almost every animal species. These include big cats and other mammals.
There are many activities available during this tour. Visitors can enjoy a fulfilling city tour. Guests can explore the city to the fullest. There are unique places in the city. One of them is the Giraffe Manor. Here, guests can interact with giraffes closely. Travelers can also visit Masai markets. Various souvenirs are found in the markets. One can buy authentic jewelry and fabrics.
Nairobi is the city where wilderness safaris Kenya tours begin. Amboseli National Park is one such site. Ol Pejeta conservancy is famous. It sits close to Nairobi. They can also embark on safaris.
Game drives – Day and nighttime game drives are popular. They are undertaken in parks and reserves.
Hot air balloon ride – This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. A balloon ride is best taken in Masai Mara. Guests can soar above the rich Mara.
Hikes and treks – Aberdare Park is famous for hikes. Mountain climbing and treks can also be enjoyed. The park is filled with diverse flora and fauna. Travelers can spot various animals along the trek. One can also see the park’s scenic vistas.
Guided walks – Guided walks are a unique activity. It is a great way to interact with nature. They bring close attention to nature. Guided walks are extremely safe. They are led by guides and rangers.
Bush meals – Kenya’s parks and conservancies are stunning. These wild areas are perfect for bush meals. They are arranged by the hotel and lodges. Guests can enjoy bush dinners freely. The meals take place out in the open. Various cuisine options are available.
Horseback safaris – For an unusual experience, try out horseback safaris. Visitors can appreciate the park’s beauty during the rides. They can run alongside wild animals. This is different from the usual jeep drives. Horseback safaris are very adventurous. They take safaris to the next level.
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