Day 1: AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK
Upon arrival, you will commence your safari, heading south to the Amboseli National Park. With a backdrop of snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro (Africa's highest mountain) and the abundant wildlife, Amboseli is a real spectacle. This is where you can see large herds of elephants and plains game, giraffes, gazelles, lions, leopards etc roaming the plains. You will arrive at Amboseli in time for lunch.
You will have an afternoon game drive, then head back to your hotel for overnight and dinner.
Day 2: AMBOSELI
Today you will spend the whole day on game drives in the park. Weather permitting, you will spend the day under the back-drop of the snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro. Large herds of elephants that concentrate in the permanent swamp in the middle of the park are a must see.
There will be an optional visit to a Maasai village, Manyatta, to learn more about the local people's culture.
Lunch, dinner, and overnight at a safari lodge or a tented camp inside the park.
Day 3: AMBOSELI - TSAVO WEST NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast, you will drive to Tsavo West National Park via the Shetani Lava, arriving in time for lunch at the Kilanguni Serena Lodge.
In the afternoon, you will go game viewing to see lions, cheetahs, rhinos and leopards.
Day 4: TSAVO WEST - TSAVO EAST
After breakfast, you will drive to Tsavo East via Mzima Springs for a chance to see hippos and crocodiles. You will arrive in time for lunch at the Ashnil Aruba Lodge. Later, you will go on an afternoon game drive in the biggest national park in Kenya in search of the Big Five.
There are many elephants, leopards, cheetahs, buffaloes and lions. Elephants glow red after dusk, blowing the vivid red dust through their trunks and over their bodies. Tsavo West houses a rhino sanctuary and a glass house at Mzima Springs which will allow you to see animals roaming underneath you in the water.
Your dinner and overnight will be at the lodge.
Day 5: TSAVO EAST - MOMBASA
An early game drive will be the best opportunity for you to see nocturnal big cats on the hunt. You will also see elephants, leopards, buffaloes and giraffes. The lions in Tsavo gained a reputation for being 'man-eaters' during the construction of the Mombasa - Uganda railway.
You will eat breakfast and then drive to Severin Sea Lodge for your beach holiday.
Day 6: MOMBASA
You will have your breakfast and then go for a swim in the pool, sunbathe on the beach or go on a dhow tour. You will have the opportunity to go snorkeling and swimming with dolphins at the Kisite Marine Park.
You will also have the opportunity to interact with the locals.
Day 7: MOMBASA
You will have a relaxing breakfast at the hotel and then go for a visit to the local community or on a boat trip along the reef. Some of the best beaches and hotels in East Africa are found in Kenya and you will be welcomed everywhere by friendly staff.
During the day, you may visit some of the restaurants to sample some of the delicious cuisines from the area.
Day 8: MOMBASA
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight.