Kenya Highlands Safaris
“Nothing but breathing the air of Africa and actually walking through it can communicate the indescriable sensation “ William Burchell
Kenya Highlands Safaris
- Nyahururu Thomson falls
- Aberdares rangelands
- Lake Nakuru
- Lake Naivasha
All our safari can be customized to meet our client needs.
Day 1: Arrival
On arrival, you will be received by our representative and be briefed about your tour and take you to your hotel (Nairobi airport homestay) and take a rest for the night.
Day 2: Mt. Kenya National Park
Early in the morning you will depart by road to Mt.Kenya National park, where you will arrive in time for lunch at Serena Mountain Lodge, then an afternoon or evening game drive. Mount Kenya offers a distinct highlands safari in central Kenya to the discerning to our guest. Whether you are traveling alone, with a special someone, with a group or your family, the park is fascinating, majestic and glorious. Within the frontiers is a stunning variety of ecosystems that begin at the lower foothills and extend to the peak at 5199 meters. At the base are semi-arid plains that gradually transition to mountain forests, moorlands and glacier fields. Mount Kenya is internationally recognized as an exceptional example of an equatorial mountain. Beyond the global environmental value of Mount Kenya, the extinct volcano is the national icon of Kenya, as well as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, a supremely protected escape for forest and lowlands wildlife and a much-desired feat for climbers who are enticed by the extreme terrain of vertical rocks and glacier summits. Flora diversity is unimaginable and sure to be a noteworthy aspect of your forest tour. White and black colobus monkeys are found in the ravines, and Sykes’ monkeys can be viewed along the tracks. Common large herbivores include zebras on the Sirimon inclines, and buffalos and elephants are seen at times on the Naro Moru trails and in the dense bamboo forests above 2400 meters. Also at this elevations are duikers, elands and other antelopes, as well as smaller denizens, such as rock hyraxes. These fauna are joined by more common species, including defassa waterbucks, bushbucks and many more. All meals and overnight will be at Serena Mountain Lodge,
Day: 3 Thomson's Falls
Early in the morning you will then proceed to Thomson falls and check in at Thomson’s Falls Lodge (for an early Lunch) in Nyahururu town, located close to Kenya’s Aberdare highlands and just one hour north-east of Nakuru. The falls are part of the Ewaso Nyiro River that naturally pipesfrom the Aberdare Mountains range, and the soothing sound of the 243-foot waterfall will calm your nerves and rejuvenate your spirit. Later in the evening you will depart to nearby hotel (The Ark Hotel.) for your dinner and rest, Ready for the next day activities.
Day 4-5: Aberdare National park
For the next two days you will experience the natural environment 0f Aberdare National Park with Rare bongos, giant forest hogs and black rhinos which are just some of the mammalian species that are found in the park. Listen closely to the sounds of the hoofed animals, such as a grunting buffalo or a clicking eland, as these resonances indicate the presence of leopards, hyenas and other hunters. Forest dwellers include colobus, vervet and sykes’ monkeys, as well as elephants, suni, red duiker, to name only a few of the species. You may also spot a crowned eagle looking over the Aberdare highlands for a primate meal, and the high-pitched sounds that echo through the trees may be a silvery-cheeked hornbill. Dinner and over night at The Ark Hotel.
Day 6-7: Lake Nakuru - Lake Naivasha
Proceed to the alkaline Lake Nakuru and freshwater Lake Naivasha in the Great Rift Valley for the next two nights. Lake Nakuru National Park is a must for your central Kenya tour. See firsthand one to two million lesser and greater flamingos dip their curved bills into the warm, soda water of the lake to extract their favorite food — special algae that are found in abundance in the unique lake. The most prominent wildlife in the park includes 56 mammals and 450 bird species. Exploring Lake Nakuru Park is an opportunity to see many of Africa’s most prized fauna in a natural and beautiful setting. Dinner and night at Lake Nakuru Lodge. Resting at an elevation of 1890 meters is the serene freshwater Lake Naivasha, a superb oasis to include on your exploratory holiday in Kenya. Just beyond its shores are papyrus swamps, acacia woodlands, forests and unique geologic features that are remnants of the area’s volcanic past. The nutrient-rich soil is fertilized by an abundance of water, including the Gilgil and Malewa Rivers, to create an ecosystem that is known around the world for a diverse avian presence, as well as game animals. More than 450 bird species have been identified including varied small and large mammals. Lake Naivasha is a RAMSAR site, a designation that reflects the ecological importance of the wetlands around the lake, dinner and overnight at Naivasha Kongoni Lodge.
After this distinct safari you will have one night in Nairobi (Nairobi Airport Home Stay) to unwind. thereafter, harmoniously conclude with a visit to the Bomas of Kenya to experience a cultural heritage dance performance. Which will mark the end of our Safaris.
- Park fees(For non-residents)
- All activities(Unless labeled as optional)
- All accommodation(Unless listed as upgrade)
- A professional driver/guide
- All transportation(Unless labeled as optional)
- All Taxes/VAT
- International flights(From/to home)
- Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
- Tips(Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
- Personal items(Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
- Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees