16-Day Kenya & Tanzania + Zanzibar Beach Holiday

Day 1

Arrival in Nairobi

Upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, you will be met by our representative and driver guide. If you wish to change money into the local currency it would be advisable if you do it while at the airport. You will then be transferred to your city hotel. Overnight at the Boma hotel.

Main Destination:

Nairobi (City, Kenya)

Day 2

Nairobi – Amboseli National Park

At 07:30 we will pick you up from your Nairobi hotel.

Depart for the Amboseli National Park.

The drive is via the Nairobi – Mombasa highway and through Masai country as you head to Amboseli which lies at the floors of Mount Kilimanjaro.

Arrive at Amboseli in the mid-morning.
The afternoon shall be spent on game viewing drives in search of elephant, cheetah, lion, and other plains game.
Mount Kilimanjaro in its majesty shall provide the most natural background for wildlife photography.
Overnight at Kibo Safari Camp.

Day 3

Amboseli

Wake up time will be at 06:30 am. Enjoy breakfast, then proceed for the full day game drive at the backdrop of Kilimanjaro. You will be in the park and a picnic lunch will be served at the viewpoint. Amboseli Park has become one of the most visited parks in Kenya for its serenity as well as the view of the peak of Kilimanjaro during the sunrise and sunset in the evening. Here to be spotted are the big cats as well as the herds of the African elephants. Explore this amazing Kenya pride for the whole day and then return to the camp in the late afternoon for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation:

Kibo Safari Camp

Day 4

Amboseli – Lake Naivasha

Proceed to Lake Naivasha on the floors of the Great Rift Valley. An easy, relaxed sightseeing drive takes you via the Great Rift Valley escarpment.

Arrive at Lake Naivasha in time for lunch at Lake Naivasha Sopa Resort. In the afternoon, visit Hell’s Gate National Park, visit the gorge on the bicycle, and late in the evening, then shall be a boat ride to the crescent island.

Lake Naivasha is a hotbed of outdoor activities!

Main Destination:

Lake Naivasha (Lake, Kenya)

 

Accommodation:

Lake Naivasha Sopa Resort

Day 5

Lake Naivasha – Masai Mara

Proceed to the Masai Mara game reserve, approximately 4-5 hours’ drive.

There shall be stops at scenic places along the way. Arrive for hot lunch at Mara Leisure Luxury Camp. Afternoon game viewing drives at the Masai Mara. Overnight at Zebra Plains Mara Camp.

Accommodation:

Zebra Plains Mara Camp

Day 6-7

Masai Mara

The two days shall be spent at the Masai Mara on unlimited game viewing drives. (You’ll have opportunities for optional balloon ride excursion)

The Masai Mara ecosystem hosts the highest concentration of wild animals per sq km than any other game reserve in the region. Elephant, lion, cheetah, buffalo, antelope, warthog, hyena, and many more animal species may be seen. Simply stated, the Masai Mara is a one-stop for game and scenery viewing.

You shall carry a picnic lunch and spend an entire day on game viewing drives for maximum wildlife sightings. Overnight at the luxury camp.

Accommodation:

Zebra Plains Mara Camp

Day 8

Masai Mara – Serengeti

Depart Masai Mara and proceed to the Serengeti in Tanzania. The drive to the park is via the Isebania Kenya / Tanzania border town. The Serengeti shares the same ecosystem with the Masai Mara game reserve.

Ideally, Masai Mara is the smaller extension of the Serengeti. It is well located for game viewing drives together with optional activities including guided nature or bird walks. Afternoon game viewing drives at the Serengeti. Overnight at Serengeti Heritage Luxury Tented Camp.

Accommodation:

Serengeti Heritage Luxury Tented Camp

Day 9

Serengeti National Park

A full-day game viewing drives as we explore this vast nature endowed with abundant wildlife.

Options of morning and afternoon or full-day game-viewing sessions are available to you. The annual wildebeest migration is Serengeti’s most famous attraction. It is also home to a pride of its lions which have been fitted with radio transmitter collars so that their movements may be tracked.

Other wildlife you may see includes cheetah, zebra, giraffe, Thompson and Grant’s gazelle, eland, impala, klipspringer, hippo, and warthog. Overnight at Serengeti Heritage Luxury Tented Camp.

Accommodation:

Serengeti Heritage Luxury Tented Camp

Day 10

Serengeti – Ngorongoro

Depart the Serengeti with picnic lunches, descend to the floor of the crater for game viewing in this unique caldera park.

We shall look out for rhino, lion, elephant, leopard, cheetah, buffalo, and hippo. Later we ascend to the crater rim. Catch a glimpse of the most magnificent sunset views in Africa from the crater rim. Overnight at Farm of Dream Lodge.

Main Destination:

Ngorongoro Crater (Tanzania)

Accommodation:

Farm of Dreams Lodge

 

Day 11

Ngorongoro – Tarangire

Sunrise views from the crater rim. Proceed to the Tarangire National Park arriving in time for hot lunch. An afternoon game drive gives you a chance to see different types of wildlife which inhabit this small but beautiful park. Overnight at Maramboi tented Lodge.

Main Destination:

Tarangire National Park (Tanzania)

Accommodation:

Maramboi Tented Lodge

Day 12

Tarangire – Arusha – Zanzibar

Morning game drive, depart for Arusha town. Enjoy hot lunch. In the afternoon, transfer to the airport for your
flight to Zanzibar. Upon arrival, you will be met by our local representative. Transfer to Uroa Bay Beach Resort. All-inclusive arrangements.

Accommodation:

Uroa Bay Beach Resort

Day 13-14

Zanzibar

Solid two days, beach experience!
Uroa Bay Beach Resort is a four-star resort hotel conveniently located South East of Zanzibar Uroa, just 45 minutes from Karume International Airport and just 45 minutes from – the most exciting resort of Zanzibar all year round.
The hotel offers 135 rooms to choose from, including sea Front, sea view, garden view rooms, and family rooms.
Indulge your mind and body at the Leisure facilities at the Uroa Bay Beach Resort, and the facilities include a spa, outdoor swimming pool, and tennis court.
The Rafiki restaurant serving a wide range of international cuisine. You can also enjoy a delightful selection of cookies, fresh pastries, juices, and coffee.
Our privileged location in Zanzibar combined with the highest levels of hospitality and comfort makes the Uroa Bay Beach Resort your best choice in Zanzibar.

Main Destination:

Zanzibar Island (Beach, Tanzania)

Accommodation:

Uroa Bay Beach Resort

Day 15

Departure

After morning breakfast, transfer to the Zanzibar airport to connect your outbound flight back home.

Main Destination:

No major destination visited

Accommodation:

No accommodation (End of tour)

End of tour (See Getting There for more details)