Kenya & Tanzania Adventure

Explore the amazing landscape and endless horizons, full of exotic wildlife and untouched nature! 

Day 1: Kembu Cottages, The Rift Valley
The Rift Valley
The Rift Valley is a massive geological feature which runs from the Middle East all the way down Africa to northern Botswana but where it really is amazing is a short drive north of Nairobi. The ground drops away below you and gaze upon this massive valley which is home to lakes, soda lakes and volcanic formations all of which are related to the origins of the valley itself.
Day Itinerary
• On arrival at the Airport , meet & greet by our representative;
• Briefing on your safari and then depart by road to the rift valley and onto Kenana Farm. 
• Arrive and check-in at Kembu Cottages, followed by lunch.
• Afternoon will be spent at leisure relaxing at the Cottages or with optional activities on offer.
• Dinner and overnight at the cottages.
Overnight: Kembu Cottages
Kembu Cottages is located on an 800-acre farm with a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, overlooking the Great Rift Valley. There are nine beautifully appointed cottages available surrounded by lovely scenery. 
This high altitude climate means there is no malaria. Clean air and ample space makes for an ideal family visit where children can help feed horses, calves and chickens. There are also numerous day trips available within easy reach of the farm, including Lake Nakuru National Park and Menengai Crater. 
Staff are available to do laundry, cleaning and washing up. A babysitting service can also be organized. The enjoyable hours spent exploring the area are made more idyllic knowing there is a warm and inviting base awaiting your return. Take an hour long tour around the general surrounding area of the farm or enjoy some bird watching opportunities.
Included: Full Board

 

Day 2: Lake Nakuru Lodge, Lake Nakuru National Park
Lake Nakuru National Park
Lake Nakuru National Park was created to protect the Lake and its flocks of Lesser Flamingo which are drawn to the algae that flourishes in the saline waters of the soda lake.  The national park is home to hippos, black and white rhino, Rothschild giraffe, buffalo and eland.
Day Itinerary
• Breakfast is served.
• Check out and depart for the nearby Lake Nakuru National Park.
• On arrival proceed on a late morning game drive.
• Check in and enjoy lunch at Lake Nakuru Lodge.
• Free time.
• Evening game drive.
• Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge.
Overnight: Lake Nakuru Lodge
Situated in the wonderland of Kenya. The Lake Nakuru Lodge provides quality and service that makes it one of the finest lodges in the world, and perfect relaxation getaway. The lodge blends in well with it's environment, allowing for commanding views of the Lesser Flamingo Interspersed with the greater flamingo for which Lake Nakuru is justly famous. With an array of accommodation options, this is a get away of a lifetime. 
Included: Full Board


Day 3: Mara Sentrim Camp, Masai Mara National Reserve
Masai Mara National Reserve
The Masai Mara together with Tanzania’s Serengeti form Africa’s most famous wildlife park.  The image of acacia trees on an endless grass plain epitomises Africa for many, and then add a Maasai warrior and some cattle to the picture and the conversation need go no further.
The annual wildebeest migration through the Serengeti and the Masai Mara is the largest mass movement of land mammals on the planet – with more than a million animals following the rains.  But that is not where the game viewing ends; large prides of lions, elephants and giraffes in grasslands, gazelles and eland to mention but a few.  Aside from traditional vehicle safaris, hot-air ballooning over the Mara plains has become almost essential and you can even do a horseback safari.
Day Itinerary
• Breakfast at the lodge.
• Check out and depart for Mara National Reserve.
• Arrive at Mara. Check in and enjoy lunch at Mara Sentrim Camp.
• Free time.
• Evening game drive.
• Dinner and overnight at the camp.
Overnight: Mara Sentrim Camp
Nested in a valley between two hills in the most exciting African wilderness 1780 metres above the sea level, Sentrim Mara is a deluxe intimate design Camp located right on the North Eastern edge of the famous Masai Mara game reserve. This is a home away from home for those who enjoy a personalized experience. This luxury safari camp offers a new concept in the African safari, the thrill of an adventure lived with our tradition, coupled with high standard of service and cuisine. This Safari Holidays Camp is simply the best choice in the wild.
Ngama Hills where the Camp is situated, and after which this Africa safari Camp is named, is a prominent land mark in the reserve. This is one of the main features that break the monotony of the flat savannah plains which is a main characteristic of the Mara. These hills are also the source of a few streams that runs down across the plains below and quenches the thirst of the reserves numerous herds of animals.
This spectacular country, with rich montane bush all around the Camp pass in through the hills. Below, the Africa wilderness in form of open plains, stretch as far as the eye can see. You are welcome to visit this magnificent African wilderness through Ngama hills tented camp.
Included: Full Board


Day 4: Mara Sentrim Camp, Masai Mara National Reserve
Day Itinerary
• Optional: Hot Air Balloon safari.
• Early morning game drive.
• Return to the camp for breakfast.
• Rest of the morning at leisure or a late morning game drive.
• Lunch at the camp.
• Afternoon game drive or 
• Full day game drive with picnic lunches.
• Return to the camp.
• Dinner and overnight at the camp.
Included: Full Board


Day 5: Tembo Beach Hotel, Lake Victoria
Lake Victoria
This massive 6.5 million ha lake is three times the size of Wales and is shared by Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.  It is both Africa’s biggest lake and the source of its biggest river, the Nile.  Its waters are rich in fish life with shimmering shoals of colourful cichlids and large Nile Perch which is sought after by fishermen.
Day Itinerary
• Breakfast at the camp.
• Check out and drive to kenya/Tanzania border at Isebania
• Immigration Procedure at Isebania Border and change of vehicle(s);
• Proceed to Musoma area.
• Arrive at Tembo Beach Hotel in time for lunch.
• Afternoon spent at leisure.
• Dinner and overnight at Tembo Beach Hotel.
Overnight: Tembo Beach Hotel
Tembo Beach Hotel is an excellent choice for foreigners and locals with simple but very neat rooms just besides the Lake Victoria shore. The clean sand beach is idea for all beach sports and activities and the resort provides an area for camping. There is a nice restaurant offering quite affordable meals however breakfast is offered freely for room guests.
Tembo beach hotel is close to the Serengeti National Park, the Kenyan border at Isebania/Sirari about 80 km and Mwanza about 240 km, all joined by tarmac road. We offer a variety of accommodation options from Camping, double and single rooms. Room prices include breakfast. All rooms are self contained. We also have boat trips to surrounding islands on Lake Victoria, bicycle ride etc.
We are situated at Lake Side south of Musoma town, with private beach and because of the peninsular position; Lake Victoria can be viewed on all sides. We have a bar and restaurant facilities with very competitive prices. 
Simply put, we are the best beach/lake side hotel in Musoma, Mara region. We would be happy to see you and your customer in the future and shall make every effort to ensure that your stay is enjoyable.
Distance from the Airport: 1 Km
Distance from the City Centre: 1 Km
Included: Full Board


Day 6: Ikoma Tented Camp, Central Serengeti
Central Serengeti
The Serengeti together with Kenya’s Masai Mara Game Park form Africa’s most famous wildlife park.  The image of acacia trees on an endless grass plain epitomises Africa for many, and then add a Masai warrior and some cattle to the picture and the conversation need go no further.  
The annual wildebeest migration through the Serengeti and the Masai Mara is the largest mass movement of land mammals on the planet – with more than a million animals following the rains.  But that is not where the game viewing ends; large prides of lions, elephants and giraffes in grasslands, gazelles and eland to mention but a few.  Aside from traditional vehicle safaris, hot-air ballooning over the Serengeti plains has become almost essential and you can even do a horseback safari.
Day Itinerary
• Breakfast at the lodge.
• Check out and drive to Serengeti National Park.
• Arrive at Ikoma Tented Camp. Check in and have lunch.
• Afternoon game drive.
• Dinner and overnight at the camp.
Overnight: Ikoma Tented Camp
Set in the midst of an incredible scenery of savannah and skies, you find Ikoma Tented Camp, sheltered in a grove of acacia trees. Ikoma has 35 traditional Meru tents, each under thatch with a private veranda overlooking the impressive plains of the Serengeti.
Ikoma Tented Camp is ideally situated at the border of the world-renowned Serengeti National Park, along the path of the migrating wildebeests between Kenya and Tanzania.
From Ikoma you can enter the western corridor of the park, taking in Kirawira and the Grumeti river – home to the giant wildebeest-eating crocodiles. There is no better place to enjoy one of the world’s greatest wildlife spectacles. Staying at Ikoma Tented Camp gives you the unique opportunity to enjoy a night game drive or a walking safari, as the camp is located just outside the national park boundary. A great chance to see and hear some of the nocturnal animals that can’t be spotted in daytime, such as the Leopard, Aardvark and the Bat-eared fox.
Included: Full Board


Day 7: Ikoma Tented Camp, Central Serengeti
Day Itinerary
• Breakfast.
• Morning game drive in Serengeti National park.
• Return to lodge for lunch.
• Afternoon game drive.
• Dinner and overnight at Ikoma Tented Camp.
Included: Full Board


Day 8: Crater Forest Tented Camp, Ngorongoro Region
Ngorongoro Region
Situated in the shadow of the Ngorongoro Crater the area around Karatu is perfect for exploring two of Tanzania’s gems, the Crater and Lake Manyara National Park.
Day Itinerary
• Breakfast.
• Morning game drive in Serengeti National park.
• Picnic lunch.
• Proceed to Ngorongoro Conservation Area via Olduvai Gorge.
• Arrive at the camp in the evening.
• 1930hrs: Dinner and overnight at Crater Forest Tented Camp.
Overnight: Crater Forest Tented Camp
Enjoy romantic sundowners or twilight dinners on your veranda with the astonishing landscape views of the dense forest. Watch wildlife, like elephants, roaming through the forest, hear the lions roar and listen to the magical sounds of the tropical night.. It will be an experience you will never forget.
The lodge is located in northern Tanzania, East Africa, set a ten kilometre scenic drive away from the main road leading from the bustling commercial centre of Karatu town to the famous Ngorongoro Crater.
Established on a highland coffee plantation called Kirin Coffee Estate, altitude 1,800 metres above sea-level, the lodge occupies previously cultivated fields directly bordering Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area (NCAA). 
Included: Full Board


Day 9: Moivaro Coffee Plantation Lodge, Arusha
Arusha
Arusha is the safari capital of Tanzania located at the foot of Mt. Meru, close to Mount Kilimanjaro, the Manyara, Tarangire and Ngorongoro National Parks. From there it’s only a short trip to the Serengeti.  Just to the north, on the slopes of Mt. Meru is the Arusha National Park.
Built by the Germans as a centre of colonial administration because of the temperate climate, Arusha is a good spot to take a day or two off from your safari.
Day Itinerary
• Early Breakfast.
• Depart for game drive inside crater with Box Lunch.
• Proceed to Arusha and arrive in the afternoon; check-in at Moivaro Coffee Plantation Lodge. Rest of the afternoon at leisure.
• Dinner and overnight at Moivaro Coffee Plantation Lodge.
Overnight: Moivaro Coffee Plantation Lodge
With its excellent service and spectacular views over Mount Meru, Moivaro Coffee Plantation is certainly a gem among the hotel industry. Relax and feel right home, while basking by the pool-side or meandering along 40 acres of coffee plantation.
Included: Half Board


Day 10: Tembo House Hotel, Stone Town
Stone Town
Stone Town is the old city and cultural heart of Zanzibar and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  Famous for its winding alleys, bustling bazaars, sultan’s palace, mosques, House of Wonders, Portuguese fort and gardens and the extravagant merchants’ houses with their remarkably ornate doors. Stone Town is home to 51 mosques, 6 Hindu Temples, a Catholic and an Anglican Cathedral.
Day Itinerary
• Breakfast at the hotel.
• Transfer to Arusha Airport.
• Scheduled flight to Zanzibar. On arrival transferred to your hotel.
• Lunch on own arrangements. Afternoon discover Stone Town.
• Dinner and overnight at Uroa Bay Beach Resort.
Overnight: Tembo House Hotel
The Tembo House Hotel features an array of antique furniture and ornaments from all over the world. The hotel is situated at the heart of Zanzibar Stone Town, on the picturesque seafront, nearby to the region’s shops, restaurants and historical sites. Located in close proximity to the hotel, is the Beit-al-Ajaib, the Old Fort and the Palace Museum. Zanzibar port is just a 5 minute drive away from the hotel, and the Zanzibar International Airport a further 15 minutes away.
Included: Half Board

Day 11: Amaan Bungalows, Nungwi
Nungwi
Once little more than a ramshackle fishing village, Nungwi has been transformed into one of Unguja island’s busiest beach destinations and its second most populated village after its capital, Stone Town. Situated at the island's northernmost tip, Nungwi is blessed with some of Zanzibar’s most idyllic swimming beaches as the water surrounding this section of the island is fairly deep and mostly unaffected by the change of tides. The village is also renowned as a party hotspot with plenty of boisterous nightlife and a thriving social scene hosted by the village’s slew of hotels, bars, shops and restaurants. Spend your days lazing on the spectacular beaches, floating in the idyllic turquoise waters or indulging in a massage. Then, as the sun sets, join the revellers as the town comes alive, cocktails flow freely and the beach bonfires begin to blaze. Daily itineraries tend to be gloriously simple: sunbathe, swim, party, repeat! 
Day Itinerary
• Breakfast at the hotel.
• Morning at leisure.
• Lunch on own arrangements.
• Afternoon transfer to Nungwi area.
• Check in at your hotel.
• Dinner and overnight at Amaan Bungalows.
Overnight: Amaan Bungalows
Amaan Bungalows is located in Nungwi, a beachfront on the north western tip of the island. The hotel features a wide range of facilities and leisure options. Amaan Bungalows offers accommodation for families, couples and honeymooners. The hotel’s 86 guest rooms, include 16 sea view rooms, 32 pool view rooms, 19 deluxe rooms and 19 garden rooms, set amid a landscaped tropical oasis of coconut palms, shady trees and sweet scented flowers. The hotel’s traditional architecture utilizes local materials from the island. 
Included: Half Board


Day 12: Amaan Bungalows, Nungwi
Day Itinerary
• Day spent at leisure relaxing at your hotel, on the beach or with optional activities.
• Lunch on own arrangements.
• Dinner and overnight at Amaan Bungalows.
Included: Half Board


Day 13: Amaan Bungalows, Nungwi
Day Itinerary
• Day spent at leisure relaxing at your hotel, on the beach or with optional activities.
• Lunch on own arrangements.
• Dinner and overnight at Amaan Bungalows.
Included: Half Board


Day 14: Departure
Day Itinerary
• Breakfast at the hotel.
• Transfer to the airport for your onward flight.
• End of our services.

Highlights

The Rift Valley - Lake Nakuru National Park - Masai Mara National Reserve - Lake Victoria - Central Serengeti - Ngorongoro Region - Arusha - Stone Town - Nungwi
14 Days / 13 Nights

 

What's included :

English speaking Professional Safari Guide/Driver.
Round trip transport in a 6 seater safari customized vehicle
Accommodation and meals as stipulated in the itinerary [9 nights,9 breakfasts, 6 lunches abd 9 dinners]
Guaranteed window seating with open roof top for easy photography
Membership in Flying Doctors Society – Emergency air rescue 
Bottled mineral water during safari – 2 half litre bottles per person per day
All applicable Park entrance fees 
Game viewing drives 
Scheduled Flight Arusha/ Zanzibar
All excursions as indicated in the itinerary

What's excluded :

Personal expenses such traveling insurance, excess baggage fee, laundry, emails, faxes and phone calls, beverages including luxury champagne, luxury spirits, beer, wines during meals or meals not indicated in the itinerary 
Optional Hot Air Ballooning (cost per person is 480 US Dollars)
Gratuity for Porterage / waiters at hotels, camps and airports
Gratuity for your professional driver guide
International Air transportation
Any item not indicated above

 

 

Route

  1. Nairobi
  2. Baruti East
  3. Masai Mara Game Reserve
  4. TZ
  5. Serengeti
  6. Ngorongoro Crater
  7. Moivaro Rd
  8. Shangani St
  9. Nungwi