Spirit of Kenya Air and Road Safari

Experience the very best of Kenya with this fantastic low-cost safari.

Itinerary

Day 1
Nairobi to Maasai Mara
Pick up from your hotel or on arrival at the international airport and transfer to Nairobi Wilson. Join a schedule flight to the world famous Masai Mara. Your guide will welcome you at the airstrip and drives you to Karen Blixen Camp. Set on the bank of the Mara River thelocation is spectacular, with the great Mara plains behind the camp and the impressive escarpment and the river in front. After lunch at camp you experience your first game drive.
Dinner and overnight stay at Karen Blixen Camp.

Day 2
Maasai Mara
A full day at Mara North conservancy with early morning and afternoon game drives. The game reserve is best known for its wildebeest and zebra migration and excellent game viewing all year round. Breakfast and lunch will be served at the camp. We offer you the option to go on a balloon safari (for a surcharge) and to enjoy the bird’s eye view of Kenya.
Dinner and overnight stay at Karen Blixen Camp.

Day 3
Maasai Mara
to Amboseli
Take an early morning game drives before breakfast at camp. After breakfast, you will take a transfer to the airstrip for flight to Nairobi. Lunch will be served at the Carnivore Restaurant in Nairobi. The Carnivore is considered ‘Africa’s Greatest Eating Experience’. Every type of meat imaginable including a selection of exotic meat is roasted over charcoal and carved at your table. After lunch proceed to Amboseli through the town of Emali.
Half board overnight at Satao Elerai.

Day 4
Amboseli
Breakfast followed by full day of game drives at Amboseli National Park. Take a picnic lunch and enjoy a game drive through Amboseli across this vast lakebed often dry, but still very swampy in some areas. Amboseli is best known for its great herds of elephant, you’ll often find many of them standing knee deep in the water, spraying themselves to keep cool. Other game includes cheetah, buffalo, giraffe and gazelle all set against the amazing backdrop of majestic Mount Kilimanjaro.
Dinner and overnight at Satao Elerai

Day 5
Amboseli to Tsavo West
After breakfast depart for Tsavo West, driving east across the spectacular Shetani lava flow. A zigzagging road through scrub thorn and acacia leads you into Tsavo West National Park, which together with Tsavo East forms the largest of Kenya’s Parks. The game drive ends at your next destination; Severin Safari Camp. Lunch is followed by an afternoon game drive, where you can visit to Mzima Springs. Hidden in a clump of acacia and palms, this cool, clear water originates from the top of l9, 340 foot high Kilimanjaro, and is home to fish, crocodiles, and hippo all visible from a unique underwater observation post built into the banks of the springs. Enjoy a short walk along the riverbank and look for hippos on the riverbed.
Dinner and overnight at Severin Safari Camp.

Day 6
Tsavo West to Tsavo East
Go for an early morning game drive before returning to for breakfast. After breakfast, take a game drive into Tsavo East National Park en route to Satao Camp. Take a break for lunch before you embark on an afternoon game drive.
Dinner and overnight at Satao Camp

Day 7
Tsavo East
A full day at Tsavo East with early morning and afternoon game drives. Tsavo East, one of the last great wilderness landscapes on Earth, offers a vast arena of parched scrub and heat-shimmering bush, which is washed by the azure waters of the Galana River, guarded by the Yatta Plateau and patrolled by some of the largest elephant herds in the world.
All meals and overnight at Satao Camp

Day 8
Tsavo East to Mombasa
An early morning game drives offers the best opportunity to see predators still hunting. Return to the camp for breakfast followed by a drive out of the park, and then proceed to Mombasa, arriving in time for late lunch. Lunch on your own arrangements.

Extend your stay
Guests have the opportunity to stay at the Karen Blixen Camp for another night.

Day 9
If you choose to extend your stay, on day 9 you have the chance to continue your exploration the magnificent Masai Mara. Guests have the opportunity to take a bush walk with an armed Masai guide.

Trip Details

Minimum number of participants: 2 persons

Services: All accommodation and meals as per itinerary, Park/Conservancy fees (Only One Mara reserve fees is included July to October), transport in customized safari vehicle from Nairobi to Mombasa, one transfer in Nairobi, flight Wilson/Mara/Wilson, drinks at Karen Blixen Camp.

Not inclusive: International flights and taxes, Visa (currently US$ 50.00 payable in cash), Mara Game Reserve Park fees of US$ 80.00 per person per day other seasons except July to October, drinks, travel insurance, any items/services not specified above, tips to staff / drivers, option to extend for a further day.

Rates: From $2050.00pp based on 2 people sharing a 7-seater customised safari minibus. Better rates available for 3+ guests sharing. Guests may upgrade to a 4×4 vehicle if they prefer for $860 per group.