Kenya: A Classic Safari 2021
9 days with Globus Rating:
Day 1 ARRIVE IN NAIROBI, KENYA.
Welcome to Nairobi! Hotel check-in available mid-afternoon.
Day 2 NAIROBI–MOUNT KENYA REGION–SAMBURU NATIONAL RESERVE.
NAIROBI Drive to Mount Kenya region.
MOUNT KENYA Lunch at the famed Mount Kenya Safari Club includes stunning views of Mount Kenya. Drive to Samburu National Reserve, home to the Samburu “Special 5,” a collection of unique animals, including Grevy’s zebra, reticulated giraffe, Somali ostrich, beisa oryx, and gerenuk.
SAMBURU NATIONAL RESERVE Afternoon game drive. (B,L,D)
Day 3 SAMBURU.
SAMBURU Morning and afternoon game drives with free time at your lodge in between. Sundowner drinks in the bush with sunset views over the Ewaso Ng’iro River. (B,L,D)
ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Samburu with a visit to a local Samburu village to learn about their culture. This and more options throughout your tour are available for purchase with MyGlobus. Get local maps and tips for free time on your GlobusGO mobile app.
Day 4 SAMBURU–OL PEJETA CONSERVANCY.
SAMBURU Drive to Ol Pejeta Conservancy, the largest black rhino sanctuary in East Africa.
OL PEJETA Afternoon game drive and visit to the [LF] Sweetwaters Chimpanzee Sanctuary. (B,L,D)
Day 5 OL PEJETA–LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK.
OL PEJETA Morning game drive. Scenic drive through the Kenyan highlands to Lake Nakuru National Park, a small ecologically diverse park.
LAKE NAKURU Free time at your lodge this evening. (B,L,D)
Day 6 LAKE NAKURU.
LAKE NAKURU Morning game drive includes an exclusive [LF] bush breakfast with mimosas. Free time at your lodge before an afternoon game drive. (B,L,D)
Day 7 LAKE NAKURU–MAASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE.
LAKE NAKURU Drive to Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya’s most famous game area.
MAASAI MARA Afternoon game drive. (B,L,D)
Day 8 MAASAI MARA.
MAASAI MARA Morning and afternoon game drives with free time to relax at your camp in between. Special [LF] farewell bush dinner this evening includes a [LF] traditional Maasai dance performance. (B,L,D)
Day 9 MAASAI MARA–NAIROBI.
MAASAI MARA Fly to Nairobi.
NAIROBI Transfer to the Ole Sereni Hotel where a day room has been reserved for your use. Schedule departing flights after 5 pm. (B)
All This Included
When’s the last time you laughed like a hyena? Pack your khakis, greys, and greens and get ready for the ride of your life—or rides, rather! This classic African safari vacation packs in 10 game drives to see lion, leopard, zebra, giraffe, and countless other creatures of Kenya’s most famous national parks and wildlife reserves. Come face to face with adventure in custom-made 6-person 4-wheel-drive safari vehicles manned by expert safari guides. Take in the best views of the “Big 5,” the Samburu “Special 5,” and every impala, ostrich, and gazelle in between—all in their natural habitats. Need to slow down and put on the brakes? Sumptuous safari lodges and comfortable tented camps, breakfast in the bush, and late day sundowner drinks present the perfect opportunities to rest near the rhinos, raise a mimosa to the monkeys, and say cheers to the cheetahs. Just try to camouflage your excitement.
Nairobi: Nairobi Serena Hotel
Samburu National Reserve Area: Sarova Shaba Game Lodge
Ol Pejeta Conservancy: Sweetwaters Serena Camp
Lake Nakuru National Park: Sarova Lion Hill Lodge
Maasai Mara National Reserve: Sarova Mara Camp
Terms and Conditions
* The prices shown are U.S. dollars per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. Prices quoted for land/cruise arrangements are subject to increase without notice. Once we have received your deposit, land/cruise prices are guaranteed. Air prices quoted via phone or email are subject to increase and are guaranteed only from the time that full payment is received. Also, air prices or air promotions mentioned on this site or on the phone do not include baggage fees imposed by airlines.