When thinking of a Kenya Safari to exclusively explore more wildlife species and the Kilimanjaro spotting. The first two safari parks to come into your mind should be Amboseli and Maasai Mara. Amboseli National Park is smaller compared to most parks in Kenya but it is famous for being home to Mount Kilimanjaro, 300 species of birds and animals that include elephant buffalo leopard and many antelope species that range in the shadows of Kilimanjaro.
While on Kenya safari to Amboseli and Maasai Mara you will explore both parks on guided game drives, natural walks, community visits to Maasai communities while horse riding, balloon safari and scenic helicopter flight to Lake Baringo are only done in Maasai Mara.
You will take a visit to the David Sheldrick Orphanage Giraffe center The Karen Blixen Museum Kazuri beads followed by a leisurely hot lunch break at Utamaduni Restaurant.
A sunset game drive in Nairobi National Park is the principal attraction of your Nairobi City excursions. It is unique for its bird life and wildlife and the only national park in the world close to the city. On game drive you will have guaranteed sightings of the lion hyena elephant buffalo zebra wildebeest ostrich and northern black rhino. Weather permitting you will take good images of the sunset.
Continue to Amboseli the famous for its big game and its great scenic beauty; the landscape is dominated by the towering Mount Kilimanjaro. The 392 square km park lies immediately north-west of Mount Kilimanjaro and forms part of the much larger Amboseli ecosystem. Wildlife makes its way here and the landscape is dominated by the towering Mount Kilimanjaro.
Start the day with coffee or tea served on the balcony of your room or restaurant. With packed brunches on board the vehicle embark on a safari time in Amboseli National Park. Game viewing starts from the door steps of your lodge. You will drive around the swamps that host a variety of birds and herds of elephants, buffalo and hippo. Proceed with your drive to the observation Hill for relaxing lunch break giving an overall view of the whole park especially the peak of the Kilimanjaro and the neighboring Maasai community.
After take a scenic flight to Maasai Mara;
Accessing Maasai from Amboseli can only be done by air via Nairobi. Taking scenic flights to avoid lengthy drives is the best way to arrive at your lodge in the morning and embark on a game drive en-route to your lodge or before sunset when the cloud is clear and soft giving clear views of watching animals on a sunset game drive. Time permitting you will visit the Maasai community and local school that is part of our philanthropy program.
Start another day of exciting safari activities relaxation and great food awaits! Full day safari drives with hot bush breakfast and packed lunches into the Maasai Mara National Reserve can be arranged.
A special feature of the Mara is the availability of relaxed informative safari drives- the highlight of the day would be the Balloon safari weather permitting you will have a chance to view animals on tree top height while spotting herds of Zebras Impalas Elands Reed bucks African Elephants Maasai Giraffes and several species of Gazelles that call all the short- grass plains and acacia woodland of Mara home.
These plains account for high concentration of predators including Leopard Cheetah Hyena Caracal and some of the highest Lion densities of the world. Proceed with your game drive back to the lodge as you watch the sunset.