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Welcome to Africa

Africa has a way of carving a place into your heart – the indescribable beauty of everything from the sweeping savannah plains to the majestic wildlife is enough to leave you craving for more. Its people and their welcoming smiles invite you to discover a continent as exciting as it is peaceful.

Whether you are exploring the bustling cities or sleeping in a luxury lodge under the stars, you will find that Africa is not just a destination, but also a feeling that will stay with you for a lifetime.

So, whether you’re an art lover, a foodie, a history buff, or have passions that point you in a different direction, you can put your own thumbprint on your trip. Maybe you’d like to:

  • Travel to Hermanus, South Africa, the whale-watching capital of the world, for a
    whale-watching cruise
  • Join a half-/full-day tour into the Cape Winelands to sample some of the great
    local wines – South Africa
  • Take a helicopter ride over Victoria Falls for spectacular views – Zimbabwe
  • Visit a local Samburu village to learn more about the culture – Kenya
  • Visit Boulders Beach to see a colony of Endangered African Penguins. Best
    known for the sound they make – Cape Town

There is something for everyone in Africa.

  • Included

Classic Kenya

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 drive 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.

Itinerary: (All meals included daily)

Day 1

Arrive in Nairobi, Kenya Welcome to Nairobi! Hotel check-in available mid-afternoon

Day 2

Nairobi - Mt. Kenya Region - Samburu National Reserve From Nairobi drive to Mt. Kenya region. Have lunch at the famed Mt. Kenya Safari Club. Drive to Samburu National Reserve, home to the Samburu ‘Special 5,” a collection of unique animals, including Grevy’s zebra, reticulated giraffe, Somali ostrich, bees oryx and gerenuk. Afternoon game drive at Samburu National Reserve.

Day 3

Samburu - Morning and afternoon game drives with free time at your lodge in between. Sundowner drinks in the bush with sunset views over Ewaso Ng’iro River. Enhance your free time in Samburu with a visit to a local Samburu village to learn about their culture. This option is available for purchase. Get local maps and tips for free time on your included mobile app.

Day 4

Samburu to Ol Pejeta Conservancy Samburu Drive to Ol Pejeta Conservancy, the largest black rhino sanctuary in East Africa. Ol Pejeta afternoon game drive and visit to Sweetwater Chimpanzee Sanctuary.

Day 5

Ol Pejeta - Lake Nakuru National Park Ol Peseta morning game drive. Scenic drive through the Kenyan highlands to Lake Nakuru National Park, a small ecologically diverse park

Day 6

Lake Nakuru Lake Nakuru morning game drive includes an exclusive bush breakfast with mimosas. Free time at your lodge before an Afternoon game drive. >

Day 7

Lake Nakuru - Maasai Mara National Reserve Lake Nakuru drive to Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya’s most famous game area.

Day 8

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.

Day 9

Maasai Mara - Nairobi (Breakfast) Maasai Mara - Fly to Nairobi. Transfer to the Ole Sereni Hotel where a day room has been reserved for your use. Schedule departing flights after 5PM.
* Note - Current airfare is $798.00 from SFO to Nairobi round-trip, most of the other carriers are $1108.00 round trip. Both are exceptionally good prices for round-trip to Kenya/Africa.