Born Free Safari
SHABA / Ol PEJETA / LAKE NAKURU / MASAI MARA
A fascinating safari that visits the lesser known parks of Shaba and Ol Pejeta as well as long term favourites Masai Mara and Lake Nakuru.
- Free time in Nairobi
- Chimpanzees at Ol Pejeta
- Lake Nakuru flamingos
- Masai Mara National Park
- 4WD game drives
- Maasai culture
Day 1 - Nairobi
On arrival at Nairobi airport, transfer to your hotel where the rest of the day is at leisure.
Overnight at the Sarova Panafric Hotel.
Day 2 & 3 - Shaba
The destination today is Shaba National Reserve in the semi-arid north of Kenya for a two night stay. The life giving Ewaso Nyiro River flows through the park attracting a profusion of game. Enjoy game drives to seek out the Big 5 as well as the region's unique species which include the gerenuk, beisa oryx and Reticulated Giraffe. The park is also famous for Joy Adamson's conservation efforts in raising Elsa the lioness.
Overnight at the Sarova Shaba Game Lodge.
Day 4 - Ol Pejeta
After breakfast drive south around the foot hills of Mount Kenya to Ol Pejeta game sanctuary. Located in the heart of the beautiful Laikipia plateau, this area is second only to the Masai Mara for concentration and diversity of wildlife. Head out for an afternoon game drive which includes a visit to the chimpanzee enclosure, before returning to your lodge for the night.
Overnight at Sweetwaters Tented Camp.
Day 5 - Lake Nakuru
Today the safari continues to Lake Nakuru in the spectacular Rift Valley with an en route stop to admire the beautiful Thompson Falls. There is an afternoon game drive to seek out the parks excellent game including rhino and leopard, before returning to your lodge.
Overnight at Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge.
Day 6 & 7 - Masai Mara
After breakfast drive to the famous Masai Mara for a two night stay where over the next few days you will enjoy morning an afternoon game drives to seek out the parks prolific game. During the migration, the rolling grassy plains draw huge number of zebra and wildebeest as well as the big cats. One night there will be a special dinner lit by lanterns around a fire with a cultural performance.
Overnight at Sarova Mara Game Camp.
Day 8- Nairobi and Farewell
After breakfast the safari returns to Nairobi for your onward flight arrangements.
8 Day Born Free Safari from £1579
Departs Mondays. Price includes en-suite accommodation, game drives and all meals from day 2, based on 2 sharing. Flights not included. Discounted flights available from most UK airports.
Why book with Kenya Safari
Our Africa expert consultants can combine your Kenya Safari with tours and accommodation throughout Africa.
- Expert staff who have all travelled in Kenya
- Top class Safaris in 4 wheel drive vehicles
- Qualified and knowledgeable local guides
- Top quality Beach Resorts
- Flexible holiday options - combine the Safari and Beach Resort of your choice
- Great value + full ABTA and ATOL protection
- Part of the Freedom Destinations group