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Highlights of Kenya & Tanzania

No other place on earth offers first class wildlife encounters amongst astounding natural beauty   

Combine the highlights of two premier safari destinations, Kenya and Tanzania; both rich in phenomenal wildlife, cultural history, natural beauty. Start your journey in bustling Nairobi before admiring the beauty of the Great of Serengeti National park and legendary Masai Mara famous for the annual wildebeest and zebra migration. Become captivated by the traditional Masai warriors in their scarlet robes and nomadic way of life, when visiting a local homestead.

Descend 600m into the only unflooded, volcanic caldera in the world, home to the highest concentration of predators and prey in the Ngorongoro Crater. Smile at your reflection as you gaze across the vast expanse water and watch out for scavenging hyenas and tree climbing lions during a game drive in Lake Manyara National Park. Travel to one of Kenya’s Premier National Parks and explore the plains of Amboseli as you safari under the ethereal snow-capped peaks of Mount Kilimanjaro before heading back to the capital city of Nairobi.

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Three Cubs Masai Mara

Rothschild Giraffes Samburu

Trip Duration: 11 days
Grade Adventure touring: light to moderate adventure
Summary:
 10 nights in tourist class hotels  & lodges

Met upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport by an Africa Journeys Escapes representative. Assistance and transfer to your hotel.
After breakfast, drive to the Masai Mara National Reserve offering wonderful scenery and plenty of game. It is perhaps the only region left in Kenya where the visitor may see animals in the same super-abundance as existed a century ago.  Arrive for lunch at your lodge. Afternoon game drive. Until sunset.
Early morning optional balloon ride with champagne-style breakfast.Whole day in Mara with morning and afternoon game drives.
After breakfast, drive to the border town of Isebania where you will go through the normal immigration and customs procedures.  Proceed in Tanzanian vehicle to Serengeti National Park.  Picnic lunch en-route.   Afternoon game drive en route to your camp.
All day spent in the Serengeti with morning and afternoon game drives.
After breakfast, drive to the Ngorongoro Crater, the largest intact caldera in the world. Its enduring charm stems from its overwhelming physical beauty and the abundance of wildlife permanently resident on the crater floor.  En route visit the Olduvai Gorge site of archeological findings, where traces of pre-historic man dating back to 3.5 million years ago have been discovered.  Arrive at your lodge for lunch.  Afternoon at leisure.
After breakfast, depart for half-day tour of the crater floor.  Return to your lodge for lunch.  Afternoon at leisure.
Breakfast at your lodge, then drive to Lake Manyara National Park, one of the Rift Valley’s numerous alkaline lakes, which apart from its abundant bird life, is known for its tree-climbing lions. Arrive for lunch at your lodge.  Afternoon game drive until sunset.
After breakfast, drive to the border town of Namanga where you will clear customs and immigration formalities. Proceed in Kenyan vehicles to Amboseli with game drive enroute arriving at the lodge in time for Lunch, after lunch go for an afternoon game drive returning to the lodge for dinner.
Day spent in Amboseli National Park with morning and afternoon game drives.
After breakfast, drive to Nairobi, in the evening proceed for a farewell dinner at the Carnivore Restaurant and later drop off at Jomo Kenyatta Airport for your departure flight back home.

 

Featured Accommodation or highlight

Migration River Crossing

THE GREAT WILDEBEEST MIGRATION

New Seven Wonder of the World, where millions of Wildebeest and Zebras migrate across the plains setting the stage for the greatest wildlife spectacle on the planet during June – August 

Ballooning Masai Mara

HOT AIR BALLOONING OVER THE MARA/SERENGETI PLAINS

Float over the golden African plains, followed by a champagne breakfast in the bush

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