Kenya Bush and Beach Family Safari Itinerary (12 days)
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.
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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
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
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
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
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
End of service
After breakfast, you and your family will be transferred to Mombasa airport for your scheduled flight to Nairobi.