Holiday Migration Safari GUNU

Code: DFVHG
11 DAY
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The Great Wildebeest Migration of East Africa is an amazing natural cycle and Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya is at the forefront of this natural

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Nairobi
DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive at least 2 hours before the flight.
INCLUDED
  • Meet and greet services.
  • All transport and game drives on safari sector will be in a safari minibus with pop-up
  • roof (maximum 7 passengers) with a Bi-lingual English speaking driver-guide on shared basis.
  • Guaranteed window seat.
  • Meals and accommodation as specified.
  • All park fees and government taxes.
  • ½ litre bottle mineral water per person per day on game drives.
NOT INCLUDED
  • Airport transfers.
  • Visas and international flights.
  • Airport taxes (clients pay direct).
  • Driver-guide gratuities.
  • Drinks, dining rooms tips, porterage.
  • Personal travel, baggage and medical insurance.
  • Telephone bill, laundry and any items of a personal nature.
  • Balloon Safari.
  • Passenger Information.
  • Passengers should bring only soft sided bags**.
  • The tour is modular and combines with other tours so there may be need for clients to change vehicles on occasion.
ITINERARY

Days of Operation – Daily
Duration – 11 Days
Vehicle – Safari Minibus (Scheduled)
Pick up Point
Sankara Hotel 0730h
Drop off Point JKIA l 1200h
Safari Briefing: Day 01 at 0700hrs approx.
Departs on Day 01: 0730hrs approx.
Returns on Day 08: 1200hrs approx. (flights to be booked)

 

Luggage

Due to limited luggage space in vehicles, suitcases are unsuitable for scheduled road safaris. We recommend luggage packed in inexpensive barrel/sausage bags or soft sided bags not exceeding 15kgs and 65×46 cm.
Excess luggage can be handed over to the representative at time of briefing. It will be handed over to you on your return from safari. Additional costs may apply to pick up drop off luggage at specific points.

Additional remarks:-

– We may have to reroute the itinerary or accommodate in similar lodges in case of non- availability
– Prices for domestic flights, airport taxes or park fees may be changed without prior notice. This is beyond our control and any increase levied will be passed to you

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Day 1: Nairobi

Met on arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi by Holiday Migration Safaris Rep and transferred to the Sarova Panafric Hotel. Idyllically located 5 minutes’ drive from the CBD and 18 km from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Sarova Panafric offers 162 rooms in a range of Superior, Executive, Club, Studio and Themed Suites – all recently refurbished and decorated in a contemporary vibrant African style. Rated amongst the best hotels in Nairobi, Sarova Panafric offers a wide range of banqueting and conferencing facilities The remainder of the day is at leisure or chooses from a selection of optional excursions (book and pay locally. Overnight at the Sarova Panafric Hotel on bed and breakfast basis.

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Day 2: Sarova Hill Lodge

After an early breakfast drive into the Great Rift Valley to the Lake Nakuru National Park arriving in time for lunch. Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge is nestled along the Lion Hill overlooking the spectacular flamingo pink rimmed Lake Nakuru. Its location affords panoramic views of the lake and the picturesque Lake Nakuru National Park. A short two-hour drive from Nairobi, Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge is a favorite with residents and visitors to Kenya. Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge is cleverly laid out in such a way that most rooms and sitting areas afford stunning views of the lake and the park. The Lodge incorporates natural landscaping with tall acacia trees, winding walkways and greens dotted with bird feeds. Enjoy an afternoon game drive in the park host to flamingoes and the endangered rhinos among other big game species along the lakes shore. Dinner and overnight at Sarova Lion Hill Lodge.

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Day 3: Mara Sarova Luxury Tented Camp

After an early breakfast drive to the world-famous Masai Mara Game Reserve arriving in time for lunch at the Sarova Mara Camp. The rolling plains around the Camp are teeming with wildebeest, gazelles, and zebras during the migration months, and the camp is situated right in the center of their migration path. A wildlife safari puts you right in the middle of all this action. Get a first-hand account of this epic phenomenon and live to tell the tale. A safari also helps you acquaint yourself with the landscapes of this beautiful African setting. By its location and layout, the camp offers an unparalleled plethora of activities and experiences from luxury tented living to bird-watching, mini golf, sport fishing and a unique insight into the Maasai culture at the adjoining Maasai village. Enjoy a late afternoon game-drive in one of the world’s finest game reserves. Dinner and overnight at the Sarova Mara Camp.

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Day 4: Mara Sarova Luxury Tented Camp

Wake up call with coffee of tea. Morning game/bird viewing drive. Option: while in Mara, you have the chance to float above the “spotted” Serengeti ecosystem aboard a hot air balloon by a gourmet champagne breakfast. Alternatively, you can take a day trip to Lake Victoria where you can visit a local village or fish for giant Nile perch.

Breakfast at your camp with rest the of the morning at leisure. Lunch at your camp. Afternoon game/bird viewing drive till sunset. Dinner and overnight at Mara sarova tented camp (full board)

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Day 5:Mara Sarova Luxury Tented Camp

Spend a further day in Masai Mara game reserve experiencing the magical Masai Mara game reserve with morning and afternoon game drives. You will see elephants, giraffes, the pride of lions and impalas, Topis, grants, Thompson’s gazelles in their thousands. All meals included. Overnight at Mara Sarova camp (full board). Beach hotel.

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Day 6: Mombasa

After an early breakfast, bid farewell to Maasai Mara and drive back to Nairobi arriving in time for lunch at the Brazilian styled carnivore restaurant for a succulent meal of game barbecue. Late afternoon transfer to the airport for your coast flight. On arrival at Moi airport Mombasa, you will be met by a Holiday Migration Safaris representative and transferred to SAROVA WHITESANDS BEACH RESORT & SPA. We take pride in ensuring our guests enjoy the most relaxing and comfortable stay in tastefully furnished rooms and suites offering spectacular ocean, pool and garden views. For dining and entertainment, guests can choose from three themed superb restaurants, two great bars, and the exclusive Cocos Beach Bar, overlooking the beautiful Indian Ocean. There are five outdoor swimming pools with water slides, springboard, diving boards and four floodlit tennis courts that also serve as a landing ground for helicopters. Dinner and overnight at white sands beach hotel (half board)

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Day 7 to 10: Whitesands Beach Hotel

Spend a further three-four nights in Mombasa with full days at leisure or do optional activities which can be arranged request. All meals included except lunch. Overnights at white sands beach hotel (half board).

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Day 11: Nairobi

After breakfast, a bid farewell to the staff at Sarova White sands and you are transferred to Moi international airport for your scheduled flight back to Nairobi. Arrive met by a Holiday Migration safaris representative and assisted to connect with your outbound international flight. Suggested Optional Nairobi Excursions on return to Nairobi ex- Safari

Additional remarks:-

– We may have to reroute the itinerary or accommodate in similar lodges in case of non-availability
– Prices for domestic flights, airport taxes or park fees may be changed without prior notice. This is beyond our control and any increase levied will be passed to you

END OF SERVICE