Kenya family safari - Bush and Beach Itinerary | Discover Africa Safaris

Kenya family safari - Bush and Beach Itinerary

12

days
Safari: Kenya

Kenya family safari - Bush and Beach Itinerary

It's easy to see why so many visitors flock to Kenya from around the world to experience a truly unique African adventure in one of the world’s most pristine safari destinations.

Price on Request

Start your Kenyan family safari in Nairobi; the vibrant, exciting place and Africa’s fourth largest city. You and your family/friends will explore Nairobi's cafe culture, unbridled nightlife, National Museum, the Karen Blixen Museum.

Visit the beautiful Lake Naivasha that is fringed by papyrus and acacia trees as well as supports a vast array of bird species such as pink flamingos.

The Masai Mara together with Tanzania’s Serengeti form Africa’s most famous wildlife park. Witness large prides of lion, elephants and giraffes in grasslands, gazelles as well as eland. However, aside from traditional vehicle safaris, hot-air ballooning over the Mara plains has become almost essential and you can even do a horseback safari.

Enjoy the beaches of Mombasa; characterised by long stretches of white side, palm trees swaying in the breeze, coral reefs which break the power of the waves and provide a haven for snorkelling and scuba diving and beyond the deep blue sea teeming with game fish.

COST OF SAFARI - CAN BE CUSTOMISED

Price on Request

SEASON

AprPeak

MayPeak

JunPeak

JulPeak

AugPeak

SepPeak

OctPeak

NovPeak

DecPeak

Costing tip: When comparing with other companies, remember most of them only show the low season rate. How pricing works >

Our African Travel Expert

For a wildlife-focused, value for money safari
tailored to your budget

What to Expect on This Safari

This popular itinerary can be customised to match your budget and travel dates by adding/removing a few days or selecting different lodges

day

1 to 2

Welcome to Kenya

On arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, you will be met and transferred to the Jacaranda Hotel. This will be your home for the next two nights with your bed and breakfast included.

The Jacaranda Hotel is located in the heart of Westlands and is Kenyan landmark hotel group that has been a symbol of quality and elegance over the years.

Enjoy buffet dinner at Haandi Restaurant as well as city tour that will give you the opportunity to spot Nairobi's National Museums, the Karen Blixen Museum, unbridled nightlife and cafe culture.

Meals: Bed and Breakfast

Transport: Included

Jacaranda Hotel - African Wildlife SafarisJacaranda Hotel - African Wildlife SafarisJacaranda Hotel - African Wildlife SafarisJacaranda Hotel - African Wildlife Safaris

day

3 to 4

Drive to Lake Nakuru National Park

After spending two nights at Jacaranda Hotel. Drive to Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge; set in 150 acres of grasslands studded with Acacia bushes and trees. The resort is not only home to resident giraffe, waterbuck and both Vervet and Colobus monkeys, but it is also a night stop for the hippos when they leave the lake every night to come and trim the grass on the expansive lawns.

Stay for two nights with all your meals included. Highlights will be boat rides on the lake, morning and afternoon game drives, picnic lunch and nature walks. 

Meals: Full Board

Transport: Included

Naivasha Sopa Lodge - African Wildlife SafarisNaivasha Sopa Lodge - African Wildlife SafarisNaivasha Sopa Lodge - African Wildlife SafarisNaivasha Sopa Lodge - African Wildlife Safaris

day

5 to 7

Spot large prides of lion

Located on the slopes of Oloongams Hills. Masai Mara Sopa Lodge is one of the first lodges to be built in the Masai Mara Game Reserve. This will be your home for the next three nights with all your meals included.

Here, you’ll explore morning and night game drives and nature walks that will give you the chance to spot wildlife such as large prides of lion, elephants and giraffes in grasslands, gazelles as well as eland. You and your family/friends will also enjoy hot-air ballooning over the Mara plains and horseback safari.

Meals: Full Board

Transport: Included

Masai Mara Sopa Lodge - African Wildlife SafarisMasai Mara Sopa Lodge - African Wildlife SafarisMasai Mara Sopa Lodge - African Wildlife SafarisMasai Mara Sopa Lodge - African Wildlife SafarisMasai Mara Sopa Lodge - African Wildlife SafarisMasai Mara Sopa Lodge - African Wildlife SafarisMasai Mara Sopa Lodge - African Wildlife SafarisMasai Mara Sopa Lodge - African Wildlife SafarisMasai Mara Sopa Lodge - African Wildlife SafarisMasai Mara Sopa Lodge - African Wildlife Safaris

day

8 to 11

Explore the deep blue sea

Drive to Nairobi and after lunch, you will be transferred to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for the scheduled flight to Mombasa. When you arrive at Mombasa Airport you will be transported to the Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa.

Situated on 22 acres of the longest pristine and pure white sandy beach front; the resort stands out as being amongst the favorite Mombasa beach hotel. Spend four nights with your bed and breakfast as well as lunch included (Half Board).

Enjoy the beauty of Mombasa and visit the Minazi Café, Lido Seafood Grill, Cocos Beach Bar, Tulia Spa & Health Bar and over the Indian ocean. 

Meals: Half Board

Transport: Included

Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort - African Wildlife SafarisSarova Whitesands Beach Resort - African Wildlife SafarisSarova Whitesands Beach Resort - African Wildlife SafarisSarova Whitesands Beach Resort - African Wildlife SafarisSarova Whitesands Beach Resort - African Wildlife Safaris

day

12

End of service

After breakfast, you and your family will be transferred to Mombasa airport for your scheduled flight to Nairobi.

You Might Also Like

10-day wilderness safari in Kenya, Zambia and Zimbabwe

Located southwest of Kenya, covering an area of 1,672 square kilometres, the Masai Mara is a land of breathtaking vistas, abundant wildlife and endless plains. Home to an excellent year-round concentration of game viewing, you…

Kenya family safari - Bush and Beach Itinerary

Start your Kenyan family safari in Nairobi; the vibrant, exciting place and Africa’s fourth largest city. You and your family/friends will explore Nairobi's cafe culture, unbridled nightlife, National Museum, the Karen Blixen Museum. Visit…

Migration Safari in Kenya and Tanzania

Come and witness the wildebeest migration in two of Africa's most iconic wildlife destinations - Kenya's Masai Mara National Reserve and Tanzania's Serengeti National Park. Approximately two million wildebeest, including animals such as…

Masai Mara safari adventure

Start your journey in Nairobi - Africa's fourth largest city. This Kenya safari gives travellers an excellent opportunity to experience the best that Kenya has to offer. Experience the vibrant and exciting places with fascinating attractions…

Related Articles

Angama Mara Free Night Special

Stay for three nights and only pay for two at Angama Mara! Terms and conditions This special is only valid in the following Standard Season months:  2018: 1 November - 20 December  2019: 7 January - 31 May  2019: 1 October - 20… read more

All you need to know about the Loita Migration

Be part of the best kept wildlife secret in Kenya; the Loita migration. The whole world has heard of the Great Wildebeest Migration of the Serengeti, but very few know about the Loita migration. So what are the differences between the two… read more

A short guide on choosing between the Masai Mara and the Serengeti

Each year, millions of wildebeest and plains game journey in a circular route from the north of the Serengeti in Tanzania to the south of Kenya’s Masai Mara. Considered the most spectacular of Africa’s natural phenomena, the wildebeest are… read more

Climbing Mount Kenya: a great alternative to trekking Mount Kilimanjaro

Mount Kenya is the second highest peak mountain in Africa, with its highest peak standing at approximately 5 199 meters above sea level (abbreviated as mamsl). It also serves as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a realm of the mythical Kikuyu… read more

Our African Travel Expert

Free safari planning advice from destination experts