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Kenya Rift Valley Lakes, Masai Mara, Diani Beach Classic

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This short but rewarding 10-day tour will take you down into the Great Rift Valley and to the vast game-rich plains of the Masai Mara. Catch sight of flamingos and other birds in the Rift Valley and experience Kenya’s greatest concentration of wildlife in Mara. End your safari with a flight directly to the sandy beaches of the Indian Ocean!

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Arrival in Nairobi

Feel swept onto the set of Out of Africa…

·         Arrive at Nairobi International Airport.

·         Stop off at an elephant orphanage and meet the charges!

·         Visit the Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and a giraffe sanctuary. 

Visited:
Nairobi
Accommodation
Night im Eka (Nairobi)

Day 2: Masai Mara National Reserve

The most famous park of them all…

·         Travel through Kenya’s fertile highlands.

·         Drive along a road built by POWs and pass Longonot satelite.

·         Take a game drive in famous Masai Mara Park. 

Visited:
Nairobi, Réserve de Masai Mara
Accommodation
Mara Sopa Lodge (Réserve de Masai Mara)

Day 3: Game Drive in the National Reserve

Time to meet the locals…

·         Wake early for breakfast and a game drive.

·         Visit a local Masai village and learn their traditions.

·         Take an afternoon game drive, returning at sunset. 

Visited:
Réserve de Masai Mara
Accommodation
Mara Sopa Lodge (Réserve de Masai Mara)

Day 4: Boat Ride on the Lake Naivasha

Look out for endangered Rothschild Giraffe…

·         Head across acres of wheat - the ‘breadbasket’ of Kenya.

·         Cross the floor of the Rift Valley and up Mai-Mahiu.

·         Enjoy a boat ride on Lake Naivasha and spot hippos. 

Visited:
Réserve de Masai Mara, Lake Naivasha
Accommodation
Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge (Lake Naivasha)

Day 5: Wildlife at Lake Nakuru National Park

Flamingos, rhino and giraffe, oh my…

·         Depart for a full-day game drive in Lake Nakuru Park.

·         Spot flamingos, rhino and giraffe.

·         Enjoy a picnic lunch and return to Lake Naivasha. 

Visited:
Lake Nakuru National Park, Lake Naivasha
Accommodation
Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge (Lake Naivasha)

Day 6: Fly to Diani

Head towards beach paradise…

·         Proceed to Nairobi for lunch.

·         Transfer to Wilson Airport for a flight to Diani.

·         Arrive in Diani, south of Mombasa. 

Visited:
Lake Naivasha, Nairobi, Mombasa, Diani
Accommodation
Night im Pinewood Beach Resort and Spa (Mombasa Diani)

Day 7: Explore Diani at Leisure

Rest and relaxation…

·         Spend the day relaxing at your hotel.

·         Take advantage of all the facilities and activities. 

Visited:
Diani
Accommodation
Night im Pinewood Beach Resort and Spa (Mombasa Diani)

Day 8: Free Day in Diani

One more day…

·         Explore any of the activities still left.

·         Spend time at the beautiful beach. 

Visited:
Diani
Accommodation
Night im Pinewood Beach Resort and Spa (Mombasa Diani)

Day 9: Relaxing Day

Go on, take another one…

·         Everything at the hotel is included. 

Visited:
Diani
Accommodation
Night im Pinewood Beach Resort and Spa (Mombasa Diani)

Day 10: Last Day by the Beach

OK, this is really the last one…

·         Take advantage of some last-minute spa treatments.

·         Relax in preparation for your flight home. 

Visited:
Diani
Accommodation
Night im Pinewood Beach Resort and Spa (Mombasa Diani)

Day 11: Departure

It’s time to head home…

·         Spend your morning at leisure.

·         Transfer to Mombasa International Airport.

·         Fly home and come back soon!

Visited:
Mombasa

Nairobi Réserve de Masai Mara Lake Naivasha Lake Nakuru National Park Mombasa Diani

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $2,520 / 11 days
Excluding international flights
02 Persons04 Persons06 PersonsSingle Supplement
Price per person in Minibus (from Jan 3 to Mar 31 2017)$2,360$2,000$1,880$550
Price per person in 4WD vehicle (from Jan 3 to Mar 31 2017)$2,590$2,110$1,960$550
Price per person in Minibus (from Apr 1 to Jun 30 2017)$2,200$1,840$1,720$330
Price per person in 4WD vehicle (from Apr 1 to Jun 30 2017)$2,420$1,950$1,790$330
Price per person in Minibus (from Jul 1 to Oct 31 2017)$2,460$2,100$1,970$590
Price per person in 4WD vehicle (from Jul 1 to Oct 31 2017)$2,680$2,210$2,050$590
Price per person in Minibus (from Nov 1 to Dec 15 2017)$2,360$2,000$1,880$550
Price per person in 4WD vehicle (from Nov 1 to Dec 15 2017)$2,590$2,110$1,960$550

Included in price:

  • Meet and greet services
  • Airport Transfers in safari minibus or mini coach on private basis
  • All transport and game drives on safari sector in a minibus or 4x4 vehicle with pop-up roof (maximum 7 passengers) with English speaking driver-guide on private basis
  • Guaranteed window seat
  • Meals and accommodation as specified
  • All park fees and government taxes
  • One mineral water bottle per person per day on game drives
  • Visit of an authentic Masai Village
  • Boat ride at Lake Naivasha
  • Flights as specified on the itinerary

Not included in price:

  • Visas and international flights
  • Airport taxes
  • Driver-guide gratuities
  • Drinks, dining rooms tips, porterage
  • Personal travel, baggage and medical insurance
  • Telephone bill, laundry and any items of a personal nature
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