On this adventurous safari, a traveler hires a self-drive rooftop tent 4×4 Landcruiser to cruise into magical Kenya, Drive East Africa designs the best itinerary on your Self-drive safari trip in Kenya. The trip takes through several savannah parks, cultural encounters, Kiswahili Indian ocean coastline as well, censoring bout the city within the country.
Day1: Arrival to Nairobi
Today arrive in Kenya through Nairobi through Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. Can pick your car for self-drive from our representative at the airport. Drive to your booked hotel in Nairobi and depending on your time of arrival can take a city trip.
Day 2: Masai Mara
Today following the precious breakfast, drive southwestern Kenya to Masai Mara National Reserve. En-route to local communities of the Masai people for cultural encounters, learn about the tales of these warriors, and also enjoy their Masai Manyatta housing structures. Then proceed on your drive and check-in at your lodge for the overnight.
Accommodation: Saruni Mara Lodge
Day 3: Mara Adventure
Today enjoy your breakfast, spend the full day exploring the beauty within the Masai Mara reserve. Advance for the morning game drives the Mara River to watch plenty of wildlife including the wildebeests, zebras, elephants, lions, leopards among others. The afternoon does a nature guided walk taking you close to the fauna and flora of the reserve. Resume to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
Accommodation: Saruni Mara Lodge
Day 4: Hell’s Gate NP Naivasha
Today advance to Hell’s Gate National Park through a plain scenic drive. Reaching the park take a bicycles safari into the heart of the park to contently reconnoiter the park, have a chance to see animals including zebras, giraffes, buffalos, impalas among many with many bird species. If time allows can also climb the Hell’s Gate of the sheer rock walls giving splendid scenery. Have dinner and overnight here.
Day 5: Lake Nakuru NP
Drive northwards to Lake Nakuru National Park, the park is famously known for plenty of pink flamingos. Reaching the Park, drive to Lake Nakuru viewing point to numerous wildlife safaris including countless flamingos, zebras, black and white rhinos, and endangered Rothschild giraffes among many other encounters.
Accommodation: Lake Nakuru Lodge
Day 6-8: Mt. Kenya
To following your precious breakfast, drive to Mount Kenya Africa’s 2nd highest mountain. Spend here two days hiking some of the trails. Can decide to take on Naro Moru route, it’s the least scenic route but the most straightforward and popular route. If you decide to take three days you hike to point Lenana about 4985m reach the summit and return to find your vehicle. For accommodation, you can hire tents for overnight camping as well more with your eats. The third day it’s a tiresome one after the hectic hike, drive back to Nairobi and relax.
Day 9: Amboseli National Park
This day enjoy your relaxed breakfast at your lodge in Nairobi, in the afternoon hours transfer to Amboseli National Park, reach the back by evening hour and refresh and relax for another day.
Accommodation: Amboseli Serena Lodge
Day 10: Wildlife encounter
Take a morning game drive with the savannah plain of Amboseli Park. Taking a drive through the Sinet causeway takes to the close encounter of elephants, climbing for a spectacular view from Normatior watching plenty of antelopes, zebras, wildebeests, spotted hyenas, cheetahs and sometimes lions. Then later en-route to Tsavo West National Park, have your dinner and overnight.
Accommodation: Severin Safari Camp
Day 11: Tsavo National Park
Take a spectacular game drive through the rhino valley, it’s highly recommended for plenty of wildlife including elephants, cheetahs, and giraffes among many other encounters. This circuit takes to the Mukui river pond inhabiting numbers of bird species.
Day 12: Mombasa
Today take your served breakfast, drive to Mombasa to clip at the Kiswahili coastline. Dinner and overnight at any booked hotel in the town.
Day 13: Relax at Mombasa beaches
Spend the day exploring some of the attractions around the town. Or can decide to take Tamarind Dhow a top billing boat cruise. The cruise embarks from the jetty below Tamarind restaurant in Nyali and includes harbor tour and a fantastic meal, the prices charged here include hotel transfer from and too.
Day 14: Back to Nairobi
This day can decide to drive back to Nairobi a full day journey driving or take a flight back to Nairobi for the scheduled flight back.