10 DAYS 9 NIGHTS KENYA AND TANZANIA SAFARI

DAY ONE: Arrival in Nairobi
You arrive in Nairobi a representative of Rykamu tours and holidays meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel for a deserved rest

DAY TWO: Nairobi to Lake Nakuru National Park

 

This morning depart Nairobi for the Lake Nakuru National park with a stopover at the Great Rift Valley View Point to marvel and this natural spectacle.

You arrive for hot lunch at the Safari lodge or Tented Camp

After a brief rest, depart on the afternoon wildlife safari drives in the park

150 Kms on smooth roads, 2 Hours’ drive

Dinner and overnight at the Sarova Lion Hill Lodge or Flamingo Hill Tented Camp or Lake Nakuru Safari Lodge or similar (Full Board Basis)

DAY THREE: Lake Nakuru National Park to Maasai Mara Game Reserve

 

This day you will have early breakfast at the lodge

Then at 07h30 depart on a 4-5 hour drive to the Maasai Mara game reserve –Kenya’s all time Jewel of the parks. Indeed it’s the highlight of any professionally planned Kenya and Tanzania Safari Tour because of the high density of wildlife and its beautiful African Savannah landscape dominated by open plains.

Lunch at the lodge followed by afternoon game drives

Dinner and overnight at the Luxury Little/Main Governors Camp or Mara Serena Safari Lodge or Mara Keekorok Lodge or Salt Springs Mara Camp or similar (Full Board Basis)

DAY FOUR: Enjoy a Delightful Full Day in Maasai Mara Game Reserve

 

Enjoy a full day in Maasai Mara where you have a choice of 2 options for game safari drives, (1) the usual 2 game drives per day each 3 hours in the morning and afternoon or (2) choose to go on the Half Day or Full day wildlife viewing drives with picnic lunch boxes.

Dinner and overnight at the Luxury Little/Main Governors Camp or Mara Serena Safari Lodge or Mara Keekorok Lodge or Salt Springs Mara Camp or similar.(Full Board Basis)Breakfast at the lodge.

DAY FIVE: Maasai Mara Game Reserve to Serengeti National Park

 

Enjoy an early breakfast at the lodge; you then depart with picnic lunch boxes to the Isebania/Sirare border between Kenya and Tanzania. This is a long drive across rural Kenya and Tanzania countryside.

Proceed through the Visa, custom and immigration formalities then change from Kenya vehicle to Tanzania registered vehicle (4×4 Safari Land Cruiser) and thereafter continue on your safari to Serengeti National Park.

This is a long drive lasting more than 6 hours

Dinner and overnight at the Luxury Kirawira Camp Western Serengeti OR Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge or Seronera Wildlife Safari Lodge or Ikoma Safari Campor similar (Full Board)

DAY SIX: Central Serengeti National Park

 

Once again enjoy a sumptuous buffet breakfast

This day you have a choice of either full day game drives with picnic lunch or split the drives into 3 hours in the morning and 3 hours in the afternoon

Dinner and overnight at the Luxury Kirawira Camp Western Serengeti OR Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge or Seronera Wildlife Safari Lodge or Ikoma Safari Camp or similar (Full Board)

DAY SEVEN: Serengeti National Park to Ngorongoro Conservation Area

 

Enjoy a leisurely buffet breakfast at the lodge

You then depart on a leisurely game drive across the entire length of the Serengeti National Park to the Ngorongoro conservation area.

Visit Olduvai Gorge Museum the cradle of early African man.

Thereafter proceed to the Ngorongoro arriving for lunch at the lodge.

After lunch visit the traditional Maasai cultural village. You then spend the afternoon at leisure

Dinner and overnight at the Ngorongoro Crater Lodge or Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge or Ngorongoro Sopa Safari Lodge or Ngorongoro Wildlife Safari Lodge or similar.

DAY EIGHT: Ngorongoro Crater

 

Early breakfast at the Ngorongoro. Descend to the crater floor for a full day of game viewing drives within the crater walls

We will serve picnic lunch by the hippo pools where you can stroll on the edge of the Nkoitokitok springs. Later in the evening ascend and return to the lodge.

Dinner and overnight at the Ngorongoro Crater Lodge or Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge or Ngorongoro Sopa Safari Lodge or Ngorongoro Wildlife Safari Lodge or similar

DAY NINE: Ngorongoro conservation Area to Lake Manyara National Park

 

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at the safari lodge.

You will then depart on a 45 minutes’ drive through the Karatu settlements and the wheat and coffee farmland to the Lake National Park.

Enjoy your lunch at the lodge then proceed down the escarpment to the Lake Manyara National Park for afternoon wildlife viewing Safari drives.

Dinner and overnight at the Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge or Lake Manyara Hotel or Migunga Forest Camp (Full Board).

DAY TEN: Lake Manyara to Arusha onto Nairobi for Departure

 

Breakfast at the lodge, depart back to Arusha town and then onto the Kilimanjaro international airport to catch the scheduled flight to Nairobi and connect your flight home.