This 12 Days Kenya Safari will take you to the Best Wildlife Viewing National Parks in Kenya. Below is 12 Days Samburu, Mount Kenya, Lake Nakuru, Lake Baringo, Lake Bogoria, Lake Naivasha and Masai Mara Safari itinerary.
Day 1: Depart Nairobi to Samburu National Reserve
After breakfast depart Nairobi at 7.30Am drive to Samburu National Reserve cross Equator, travel through changing landscapes to the rugged-semi region, though harsh but having unique species like the unusual reticulated giraffe, grevy's Zebra, Beisa, oryx, gerenuk. These species are rarely found elsewhere. The bird life is especially notable. Arrive in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive is taken. Dinner and overnight stay at Samburu Sopa lodge or similar.
Day 2: Full Day Game Drive at Samburu National Reserve
Full day with morning and afternoon game drive. Optional visit to Samburu villages at an extra cost. Meals and overnight stay at Samburu Sopa Lodge or similar.
Day 3: Depart Samburu National Reserve to Mount Kenya National Park
Depart from Samburu drive to Mt Kenya arriving at the Lodge in time for Lunch in the afternoon have a game drive at the Park Dinner and Overnight stay at Mount Kenya Lodge or similar.
Day 4: Depart Mount Kenya National Park to Lake Nakuru National Park
Depart Mount Kenya after breakfast and leave for Lake Nakuru arriving in time for Lunch, In the afternoon have a game drive until late in the afternoon, later depart back to Lake Nakuru Lodge or similar for Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 5: Depart Lake Nakuru National Park to Lake Baringo and Lake Bogoria National Park
Leaving from Lake Nakuru after breakfast we make a scenic drive to the west across the Lerochi Plateau, arriving at Lake Baringo in time for Lunch. Have an afternoon day trip to Lake Bogoria to explore the Lake Geysers and Hot spring and in a good day you will view Kudus, Antelopes, Giraffes. Later depart back to Baringo, Optional Boat Ride at the Lake. Overnight stay at Lake Baringo Lodge or similar.
Day 6: Depart Lake Bogoria National Park to Lake Naivasha National Park
After an early breakfast drive to Lake Naivasha, have a Hike at Hell's Gate with picnic lunch, afterward drive to the Lodge in the afternoon, you will have an Optional Sundowner boat ride to Crescent Island well known for its bird life. Dinner and overnight stay at Lake Naivasha lodge or similar.
Day 7: Depart Lake Naivasha National Park to Masai Mara Game Reserve
Leave Naivasha after breakfast and head for Masai Mara Game Reserve which is famous for it's great herds of wild game. All animals found in Kenya among the Big 5 are found here. Arrive in time for lunch. Afternoon game drives. Dinner and overnight stay at Masai Mara Sopa Lodge or similar.
Day 8: First Day Full Day Game Drive at Masai Mara Game Reserve
We explore the Mara region, packed with the elephant, zebra, rhino and all kinds of game through out the year with the spectacular wildebeest migration from Serengeti occurring mainly in July and August. Indeed you have the best opportunity of seeing all the big 5 animals. Dinner and overnight stay at Masai Mara Sopa Lodge or Similar.
Day 9: Second Day Full Day Game Drive at Masai Mara Game Reserve
Full day with morning and afternoon game drive. Leisure at Camp/lodge or visit the Maasai villages at a small fee paid separately. Meals and overnight stay at Masai Mara Sopa Lodge or Similar.
Day 10: Depart from Masai Mara Game Reserve to Amboseli National Park
Depart Mara after breakfast and proceed to Amboseli, lunch will be en route to the Park. Upon arrival at the the Park have a game drive en route to the Camp/Lodge. Amboseli is at the Slope or Foot of the snow capped Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest peak. Dinner and overnight stay at Amboseli Sopa Lodge or similar.
Day 11: Have Full Day Game Drive at Amboseli National Park
Full day game viewing with two game drive. Meals and overnight stay at Amboseli Sopa Lodge or similar.
Day 12: Depart Amboseli National Park and head back to Nairobi
Depart for Nairobi after breakfast arriving late in the afternoon. Have dinner before being transferred to JKIA to board you flight back home.