Overview

'Simba' is Swahili for Lion, and this 6 days safari was created to maximise Big Cat sightings of Lion, Leopard & Cheetah. Along the way you get to see plenty of other wildlife too, and Amboseli is also known for its large elephant herds. All three locations are scenic, with Amboseli lying ‘in the shadow’ of the great Kilimanjaro.

A typical Safari Itinerary is listed below. Note that prices vary depending on the month or season of travel, with July to October being peak season while April to mid June is low season.

2 nights Amboseli | 1 night Lake Nakuru | 2 nights Masai Mara

Itinerary

Day 01: Start of your Safari from Nairobi

The safari starts on its grand trek towards Amboseli National Park. Arrive for lunch at the lodge, at the foot of the magnificent Mt. Kilimanjaro which dominates everything in sight. Spectacular scenery. See the amazing wildlife, particularly the elephants, during the afternoon game drive.
Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Serena lodge or similar.

Day 02: Enjoy Full day in Amboseli

You will be taken on two gamedrives today, one in the morning from 6.15am to 9am, before breakfast and the other in the late afternoon after lunch from 3.30pm to 6.30pm. Early mornings and late afternoons are considered the best time to spot animals at their most active. As your safari is private, your gamedrive timings are flexible, convenient if travelling with children or if on a honeymoon when you perhaps want to lie in longer on some of the days. You may also choose to have a full day game drive [ one for the whole day] with a packed picnic lunch at no extra cost. Return in the evening for dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Serena lodge or similar.

Day 03: Amboseli to Lake Nakuru

Depart after breakfast for Lake Nakuru National Park. This scenic lake is famous for its millions of pink flamingoes. Arrive for lunch. Evening gamedrive, dinner and overnight at the Camp.
Dinner and overnight at Flamingo Hill Tented Camp or similar.

Day 04: Lake Nakuru to Masai Mara

After the early morning gamedrive and breakfast, the safari now heads to Masai Mara. Arrive before lunch. The afternoon gamedrives allows spotting of the unrivalled wildlife in the park.
Dinner and overnight at Masai Mara Sopa Lodge [ Option of Mara Leisure Camp or similar, in case of unavailability ].

Day 05: Enjoy Full day in Masai Mara

Take an early morning gamedrive before breakfast. After breakfast, you can relax by the pool. After lunch, go for an afternoon gamedrive.
Dinner and overnight at Masai Mara Sopa Lodge [ Option of Mara Leisure Camp or similar, in case of unavailability ].

Day 06: Return to Nairobi

At the break of dawn you embark on your concluding gamedrive in Masai Mara followed by a leisurely breakfast. Check out by 10am for a return road transfer for Nairobi. ( Optional one flight back to Nairobi available at additional cost). Arrive Nairobi by early afternoon [ typically by 3pm]. Drop off at your hotel, or free onward transfer to the airport for your flight back home.

Tour Price

Rates are per person sharing in US Dollars.

Rates depend on number of people travelling together in one vehicle hence 2 ( Two people ) , 4 and 6 persons.

Travel Dates Per Person Sharing (US $)
Number of People Travelling >>> 2-3 persons 4-5 persons 6 persons
01 Jan - 31 Mar 2021 1600 1400 1300
01 Apr - 30 June 2021 1375 1135 1055
01 July - 31 Oct 2021 1760 1500 1420
01 Nov - 15 Dec 2021 1585 1335 1250

Inclusions & Exclusions

What's included

  • Accommodation as specified in the itinerary on Full board* basis in the lodges/camps.
  • Exclusive transport in a Safari Tour Microbus with a Gameviewing roof hatch and UHF radio.
  • 10 Private Safari gamedrives for the tour.
  • Services of a certified Professional, English-speaking Driver~Guide including all his expenses & allowances.
  • Fuel, driver and car park fees, driver's allowance.
  • All Park entry fees for clients, driver~guide and vehicle.
  • 24 hour Back Up support if required

What's not included

  • International flight tickets and visa costs.
  • Tips, drinks, laundry, calls, and all such costs of a personal nature.
  • Credit Card Surcharge of 5 to 7% will apply or Bank Transfer Fees of USD 50.

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