Itinerary 6 – RASABI Taste of Africa Safari

Itinerary 6 – Duration 10 Days – Rasabi Taste of Africa Safari

Outspan – Samburu – Lake Nakuru – Maasai Mara

Day 1 – Nairobi to Outspan

Your Safari Guide will meet you at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport Nairobi.
You will be driven to the Outspan Hotel (160 kilometres / 99 miles) situated in Nyeri.
Lunch, dinner and overnight stay at Outspan Hotel. Alternatively transfer to the world renown Treetops Hotel for Dinner and overnight stay.

Day 2 – Outspan to Samburu

After breakfast you travel to Samburu National Park (179 km / 111 mi).
Lunch at the Samburu Ashnil Camp situated on the banks of the Ewaso Ng’iro River.
Afternoon game-drive and return to Samburu Ashnil Camp for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 3 – Samburu

After breakfast, experience a full day game-drive in the Samburu National Reserve.
Picnic style lunch in the bush or return to the Camp for lunch
Return to Samburu Ashnil Camp for dinner and overnight stay.
There will be an opportunity to visit a local Samburu village where you will be introduced to the customs and culture of this semi-nomadic pastoral tribe.

Day 4 – Samburu

After breakfast, a full day game-drive to further explore the Samburu National Reserve.
Picnic style lunch in the bush or return to the Camp for lunch
Return to Samburu Simba Lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

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Abyssinian roller
(Coracias abyssinicus)

Kirk’s dik-dik
(Madoqua kirkii)

 blue wildebeest suckling calf
(Connochaetes taurinus)

olive baboons grooming
(Papio anubis)

rock agama
(Agama agama)


Day 5 – Samburu to Lake Nakuru

After an early breakfast you depart for the Great Rift Valley and to Lake Nakuru (287 km / 178 mi).
Lunch at Lake Nakuru Sarova Lion Hill Lodge followed by an afternoon game-drive.
Dinner and overnight stay at Lake Nakuru Sarova Lion Hill Lodge.

Day 6 – Lake Nakuru to Maasai Mara

After breakfast you travel to the Maasai Mara National Reserve (257 km / 160 mi).
Lunch at the Ashnil Mara Camp followed by an afternoon game-drive.
Dinner and overnight stay at Ashnil Mara Camp.

Day 7 – Maasai Mara

After breakfast, experience a full day game-drive in the vastness of the Maasai Mara.
Picnic style lunch in the bush or return to the Camp for lunch.
Return to Ashnil Mara Camp for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 8 – Maasai Mara

Breakfast followed by a game-drive en-route to the Mara Simba Lodge.
Lunch at the Lodge and then an afternoon game-drive.
Dinner and overnight stay at Mara Simba Lodge.

Day 9 – Maasai Mara to Nairobi

One more full day to explore the wonders of the Maasai Mara.
Picnic style lunch in the bush or return to the Lodge for lunch.
Return to Mara Simba Lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 10 – Maasai Mara

After breakfast a final game-drive through the Maasai Mara en-route to Nairobi (266 km / 165 mi).
Your Safari Guide will escort you to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your flight home.

elephants
(Loxodonta africana)

Your safari is as flexible as you wish it to be
The details of the above itinerary are suggestions only. Please feel free to make any alterations you wish. You can discuss your day-to-day preferences with your Safari Guide. He is a mine of information and very happy to offer expert advice and helpful suggestions to make your safari experience the best ever.