Day 1: Welcome to Nairobi, Kenya’s Bustling Capital
Once you arrive at Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA), you’ll be warmly received by HTT Operations Manager, who will give you a short brief of your safari. You will then be transferred by private vehicle to Villa Rosa Kempinski located in the heart of Westlands, Nairobi's commercial, retail and entertainment suburb about 20 kilometers from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. Depending on when you arrive, you may have time to explore the city and its attractions.
Day 2: Panoramic Views of Mount Kilimanjaro at Amboseli
Today start your safari experience to the majestic Amboseli National Park. The short flight to Amboseli is mesmerizing. We’ll fly over the Athi plains, catching a glimpse of the sweeping vistas of the spell binding scenic hills and as we approach, be welcomed by the snowy peak of Mount Kilimanjaro. We'll explore the vastness of Amboseli from Tortilis Camp, a small and private and offers amazing views, service and game drives. With the majestic backdrop of Africa’s highest mountain, the camp is widely regarded as the prime location for witnessing the majesty of snow-capped Kilimanjaro. It even has a dining room that overlooks the mountain. Eat in style.
Day 3: Explore the Wonders of Amboseli National Park
Depart for a morning game drive in open vehicles where you’ll be able to see a wide variety of wildlife. Early morning game drives are recommended as you’ll easily witness predators seeking out their prey and animals lounging in the warmth of the morning. Safari is also a holiday and a rest – a break from every day’s frenetic lifestyle. Enjoy the scintillating massages after a long day’s game drive.
Day 4: Maasai Mara Game Reserve, 8th Wonder of the World
Today, we'll depart Amboseli to the Maasai Mara Game Reserve, the 8th Wonder of the World and home of the wildebeest migration. Your abode for the next 3 days will be at the stylish Sanctuary Olonana. Featuring 14 glass-sided suites, Sanctuary Olonana is inspired by the Maasai Mara’s breath-taking natural wonders, an abundance of wildlife, and a dramatic river which runs right past its forest setting. Game drives, cultural visits, bush dinners, sundowners, scenic flights and balloon rides at Olonana makes for a wonderful African safari.
Day 5/6: Enjoy Captivating 2 Days in the Maasai Mara
Spend 2 exciting days in the Maasai Mara. On each day, wake up for a refreshing hot cup of coffee or tea. Then depart for a morning game drive to explore the Mara plains and its intriguing wildlife. You can also opt to hop on a hot air balloon, which is a truly fun and exciting way to see Africa's landscapes and wildlife.
Day 7: from Maasai Mara to Nairobi and Onward
This is your last day of safari. You'll wake up for a buffet breakfast. After check out, be driven to the Mara airstrip and as you fly above the plains say goodbye to the sights and sounds of the Mara Plains below as you hold on to the memories of the last few days and mentally plan for your return.