7 nights from $9995pp twin share
• Return economy class flights with South African Airways ex Australia to Johannesburg/Nairobi • Applicable taxes* • Transfers throughout • Transportation in safari vehicle for the tour • Guide/driver for the tour • 12 nights accommodation • Meals as per itinerary • Day tour in Nairobi - Elephant Orphanage, Giraffe Centre, Karen Blixen Museum, Kazuri Beads Factory, Lunch at the Carnivore. • Game viewing activities as per itinerary • Conservation Levy & Park Fees* • Sightseeing & selected tour activities *NB: Levy, Fees & Taxes subject to increase without notice.
05 Aug 18: Depart Australia
Depart on your overnight South African Airways flight via Perth to Johannesburg.
06 Aug 18: Arrive Nairobi
On arrival in Johannesburg, connect with your flight to Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. On arrival transfer to your hotel.
Southern Sun Mayfair (B)
07 Aug 18: Highlights of Nairobi
Today you enjoy a full day highlights of Nairobi tour visiting Daphne Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage, Giraffe Centre, Karen Blixen Museum, Kazuri Beads Factory and lunch at the Carnivore restaurant
Southern Sun Mayfair (BL)
08 Aug 18: Arusha – Ngorongoro Crater
Transferred across the Kenya/Tanzania border by your
Real Africa Guide, and to Arusha for lunch. After lunch, drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area and check in to your lodge in Karatu.
Ngorongoro Farm House (BLD)
09 Aug 18: Ngorongoro Crater
Today, descend 600m to the floor of the UNESCO World Heritage listed Ngorongoro Crater for a day tour. Explore the forest areas that are inhabited by monkey and elephant, the lake area where you may see the flamingoes, and the open savannah where the lions hunt for food. Picnic lunch is served at a scenic spot in the crater. Enjoy game viewing in this amazing crater, one of Tanzania’s true gems.
Ngorongoro Farm House (BLD + game drives)
10 Aug 18: Serengeti National Park
Breakfast in the lodge then check out and drive to
Serengeti National Park to arrive in time for lunch at your lodge. Enjoy an afternoon game drive in the park.
Serengeti Sopa Lodge (BLD + game drives)
11 Aug 18: Serengeti Game Viewing
Today you will spend the day in Serengeti. To maximise game viewing, you may carry a picnic lunch with you and spend the full day in the park. This enormous park supports every variety of African animal imaginable – from large predators, such as lion, leopard and cheetah, to the herbivores they prey on. The annual wildebeest migration through the Serengeti and the Masai Mara is the largest mass movement of land mammals on the planet with more than a million animals following the rains.
Serengeti Sopa Lodge (BLD + game drives)
12 Aug 18: Lake Manyara
Breakfast at the lodge, check out and drive to Lake
Manyara, a soda lake lying in the Rift Valley. Lunch at Kirurumu Tented Lodge. Afternoon game drive in Lake Manyara National Park, home to the largest concentration of baboons anywhere in the world, the amazing tree-climbing lions, varied landscapes, including jungles, swamps and savannah and a large variety of wildlife, including giraffe, zebra, elephant, gazelle, bushbuck, hippopotami and a variety of birds.
Kirurumu Tented Lodge (BLD + game drives)
13 Aug 18: Amboseli National Park
After breakfast, drive to Arusha for lunch then onto the Kenya/Tanzania border at Namanga. Clear the border formalities and drive onto Amboseli National Park.
Amboseli Sopa Lodge (BLD)
14 Aug 18: Amboseli Game Viewing
Magnificent views of snow-capped Mt. Kilimanjaro greet visitors from anywhere in this park, which takes its name from a Maasai word meaning “salty dust”. The largest elephants in Africa live here, and on some mornings over 600 have been counted in the swamps. Todays game drives offer the chance to track lion, cheetah, wildebeest and the rare black rhino. Birding is also excellent especially near the lakes and swamps.
Amboseli Sopa Lodge (BLD + game drives)
15 Aug 18: Lake Nakuru
Depart after breakfast and drive to Lake Nakuru National Park. Picnic lunch provided on the way. Check in to the park in time for your evening game drive.
Lake Nakuru Lodge (BLD + game drives)
16-17 Aug 18: Masai Mara Game Reserve
Drive via Narok to Masai Mara Game Reserve. Lunch and game drive in the reserve. Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives in the Masai Mara—home to some 95 species of mammals, amphibians and reptiles and over 400 bird species. Nowhere in Africa is wildlife more abundant and so it is rare for a visitor to miss the Big 5 and other amazing game.
Mara Sopa Lodge 2 nts (BLD + game drives)
18 Aug 18: Depart Nairobi
Enjoy breakfast before returning back to Nairobi to connect with your international flight to Johannesburg to connect with your overnight flight to Australia.
19 Aug 18: Arrive Australia
On arrival in Perth exit customs and check in for your flight to your applicable capital city to end the tour.