10 Days Best of Kenya and Tanzania Safari

10 - Days Best of Kenya and Tanzania Safari


The safari offers best of Kenya and Tanzania safari circuit making it one of the most preferred safaris. You traverse the plains of East Africa, a perfect gem for wildlife lovers. In Kenya you visit Amboseli National Park and Masai Mara reserve while in Tanzania you visit Tarangire Reserve, Ngorongoro Conservancy and Serengeti National park.



Safari Starts/Ends Nairobi


Pricing – Rates per person sharing in US Dollars

Standard Accomodation

Rate per person Jan - Mar, Jun, Nov - 20th Dec Apr - May Jul - Oct Xmass and New year
1 Persons $ 4834 $ 4834 $ 5038 $ 4882
2 Persons $ 3126 $ 3126 $ 3370 $ 3662
3 Persons $ 2665 $ 2665 $ 2946 $ 3220
4 Persons $ 2555 $ 2555 $ 2708 $ 2974
5 Persons $ 2445 $ 2445 $ 2544 $ 2802
6 Persons $ 2276 $ 2276 $ 2414 $ 2666


Luxury Accomodation

Rate per person Jan - Mar, Jun, Nov - 20th Dec Apr - May Jul - Oct Xmass and New year
1 Persons $ 6895 $ 6390 $ 7338 $ 7326
2 Persons $ 4514 $ 4325 $ 4890 $ 4866
3 Persons $ 4604 $ 3890 $ 4406 $ 4386
4 Persons $ 3934 $ 3745 $ 4310 $ 4286
5 Persons $ 3810 $ 3632 $ 4170 $ 4150
6 Persons $ 3642 $ 3452 $ 4015 $ 3994


Standard Accomodation
Destination Hotels
Nairobi Azure Airport Hotel Ibis Styles Nairobi Hotel
Amboseli Zebra Plains Amboseli Tented Camp Kibo Safari Camp AA Amboseli Lodge Sopa Amboseli Lodge
Masai Mara Zebra Plains Mara Camp, Mara Sopa Lodge, Mara Simba Lodge
Lake Manyara Bougainvellia Lodge
Serengeti Thorn Tree Camp, Kati Kati Tented Camp, Kirimu Camp


Luxury Accomodation
Destination Hotels
Nairobi Sarova Stanley Hotel Nairobi Serena Hotel Crown Plaza Hotel
Amboseli Amboseli Serena Lodge Ol Tukai Lodge Tortilis Tented Camp Tawi Camp
Masai Mara Mara Serena Lodge Sarova Mara Tented Camp Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp
Lake Manyara Lake Manyara Serena Lodge Lake Manyara Tree Lodge Escarpment Luxury Lodge
Serengeti Serengeti Serena Lodge &Beyond Serengeti under Canvas Serengeti Tortilis Camp KubuKubu Tented Camp

Inclusions

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    Hotel/Airport Transfers in Nairobi


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    Meals on Full Board while on Safari


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    Transport in a 4X4 safari Land Cruiser Jeep


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    Private game viewing drives


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    Two way long range high frequency radio communication in the safari vehicle


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    24 hour stand by emergency contact


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    Park entrance fees


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    Guaranteed window seat in the safari Jeep


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    Services of an experienced driver guide


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    Bottled drinking water in safari vehicle


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    Government taxes and local levies


Exclusions

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    Visas – you can apply for online visa here Kenya - http://evisa.go.ke/evisa.html Tanzania - https://www.tanzaniaevisa.com/application


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    International and local flights


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    Laundry


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    Soft and Bottled drinks


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    Tips and gratuities


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    Items and services of personal nature


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    Additional items/services not included on our itinerary


Extras

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    Easter, Xmass and New Year Supplements


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    Hot Air Balloon Safari


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    Masai Village Visit


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    Ol Duvai Gorge Visit


Day 1 – JKIA airport to Nairobi hotel

Upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport you will be met by Africa Marvel Tours representative and then transfer to Azure Airport Hotel in Nairobi. Before check in you will be briefed of the safari details.


Day 2 – Nairobi to Amboseli - 4hrs

Early morning pick up by our driver guide from your Nairobi Hotel. After a 2nd brief of the days schedule you will start your journey going through Nairobi - Mombasa road, turn at Emali junction towards Amboseli National park passing via small towns and villages. Arrive at Amboseli in good time for check in and lunch. Amboseli is well known for large herds of elephants and the back drop view of Mount Kilimanjaro – highest mountain in Africa. After lunch you embark on afternoon game drives till sun drop when you return to your lodge for dinner and overnight.


Day 3 – Amboseli National Park

Start with early morning game drives. At mid morning you return to your camp for breakfast relaxation and lunch thereafter. After lunch you embark on an afternoon game drive till evening when you return to your tented camp for dinner and overnight. If lucky you spot big cats, buffaloes, rhinos, elephants among many other wild game and bird species.


Day 4 – Amboseli to Lake Manyara Via Namanga Border point (Kenya/Tanzania Border) – 3hrs 30mins

Today you start with breakfast and check out from your camp and depart Amboseli for Namanga border point. After clearing with customs formalities your Tanzanian guide will pick up and proceed with your safari in Tanzania to arrive at Lake Manyara in good time for check in and lunch. After lunch and relaxation you embark on an afternoon game viewing drives until sun drop when you return to your lodge for dinner and overnight.


Day 5 – Lake Manyara to Ngorongoro Conservancy – 3hrs

Start with breakfast, check out and departure with enroute game viewing drives for Ngorongoro conservancy area. Arrive at your lodge in time for check in and lunch. After lunch you will descend down the crater for an enchanting game viewing drive. Known as ‘the eighth wonder of the world' the Ngorongoro Crater is one of Africa's best-known wildlife arenas. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, it offers a unique biosphere, which has remained virtually unchanged since the dawn of time. Deep within the Crater, enclosed by towering walls, some 25,000 large mammals wander the plains, lakes and forests of ‘the land that time forgot', dominated by enormous bull elephants, rhinos and lions.


Day 6 - Ngorongoro Crater to Serengeti – 3hrs

Today you start with breakfast and check out from Bougainvellea Lodge. Drive to Serengeti with enroute game viewing drives to arrive at Thorn Tree Camp in good time for check in and lunch. After lunch you embark on an afternoon game viewing drives in the great plains of Serengeti where you have a chance of spotting all members of big 5 among many more wildlife. At sunset return to your camp for dinner and overnight.

 


Day 7 - Serengeti  

After breakfast depart for full day game viewing drives in the central Serengeti National Park. The areas you will visit depend upon the location of the herds. During the short rainy season in November and December the herds move from the hills in the north to the plains in the south while during the longer rainy season from April to July they return back up north. This circle of life is determined by the rainfalls and locations of the herds might vary from year to year but your guide will know where to find the animals and where to see them best. A visit to the Serengeti Visitor Centre is also possible. Here you can learn more about the history of the park and the research that is being done by the Frankfurter Zoological Society. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.


Day 8 - Serengeti to Masai Mara via Isbania Border point – 6hrs

Early breakfast, check out and depart for Isebania boarder of Kenya / Tanzania with packed lunch. After clearing with immigration officials at the border point, the Kenyan guide will pick you up ready for the continuation of safari in Kenya.

Arrive at Masai Mara in good time for evening game viewing drive en route to the lodge for check in, dinner and overnight.


Day 9 – Masai Mara

After breakfast you will embark on a full day game drive in the vast plains of Masai Mara with picnic lunch.

Masai Mara is an all year destination characterized with rolling plains of grassland savannah with high concentration of game in this part of Africa. You will have a chance to spot all the Lions, Elephants, Rhinos, Leopards, Hyenas, Buffaloes, Antelopes, Baboons and a wide variety of wild birds. At times in the Mara you can spot 4 of the big five members in a record hours time. The reserve is well known for the annual migration of millions of wildebeest, thousands of zebras and other antelopes, which occurs between July - October.  A visit to a Masai village at minimal extra cost is encouraged; it gives direct connection to the traditional way of living by the Masai community. In the evening you return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

You may opt for a balloon safari with champagne bush breakfast at an extra cost and thereafter have a full day game drive.


Day 10 – Masai Mara to Nairobi – 3hrs

You start your day with an early morning game drive and there after return to the lodge for breakfast and check out. Depart for Nairobi with some stops en route to arrive Nairobi in the afternoon. Lunch will be on your own before being transferred to the airport for check in of your international flight back home with lots of safari memories.