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.
Each Globus Africa safari tour is limited to an average of just 20 guests per departure. There’s always room to roam with extra space between you and other travelers—while still getting up close and personal to the experiences you’ve been dreaming of. Small-Group Discoveries include all the features of a traditional Globus escorted tour, complete with expert Tour Director, Safari Guide/Driver, and Local Guides who ensure that your health and safety is our top priority. A Small-Group Discovery African safari vacation is the perfectly sized tour—without the crowds.
Globus has prepared everything you need for the perfect vacation—from transfers to and from your hotel and included intra-vacation flights to expert Local Guides and included VIP sightseeing access to the world’s iconic sites. Your Globus Tour Director is always there to help you make the most out of your free time!
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. BreakfastLunchDinner
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.
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. BreakfastLunchDinner
DAY 4 SAMBURU–OL PEJETA CONSERVANCY
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. BreakfastLunchDinner
DAY 6 LAKE NAKURU
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. BreakfastLunchDinner
DAY 8 MAASAI MARA
MAASAI MARA Morning and afternoon game drives with free time to relax at your camp in between. Special farewell bush dinner this evening includes a traditional Maasai dance performance. BreakfastLunchDinner
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. Breakfast
Pricing begins around $4,300.00 per person for 2021 tours, based on double occupancy, and do not include air to Kenya…send me an email to get an exact quote for you!
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