15 Days Kenya Birding & Wildlife Tour
Day 1: We would suggest flights arriving on British Airways into Nairobi – Jomo Kenyatta Airport, Depending on time/method of arrival,we will transfer to the Boulevard Hotel Nairobi, rest of the day relaxing and recovering from Jet lag.
Day 2: After breakfast, we will depart for the highlands. Passing through Nairobi, we will reach Thika, overlooking the Chania & Thika Falls and birding. We will then continue to Thiba Paddyfields for waterbirds, and finally to Wajee Camp, where the endemic Hindes Babbler is resident. Wajee Rest house.
Day 3: The day may be spent birding at Wajee, Karatina
Pond and then Drive to Samburu National Reserve.Over night Serena Lodge.
Day 5: We will spend the entire day Birding and Game viewing in the Park. Over night at Samburu Serena Lodge.
Day 6: After breakfast, we will drive out of the reserve, and up into the highlands again. In the afternoon,we will drive Birding on Mt Kenya,return to Naromoru River Lodge in the evening.
Day 7: After a short birding in the lodge grounds, we will
transfer across the Solio Plains, and skirt the Aberdares to Thompson’s Falls, and the nearby marsh. We will then descend into the Rift Valley, and up to Lake Baringo, where we can spend the evening in the camp grounds. Lake Baringo Country Club.
Day 8: All day will be spent in the vicinity of Lake Baringo, exploring the cliffs and lakeshore areas.
Day 9: After breakfast, we will drive through the spectacular Kerio Valley and then head south to Kakamega forest,where we will spend the afternoon in the northern part of the forest reserve. Over night Isecheno Resthouse.
Day 10: We will spend the first half of the Day in the southern part of the reserve,after which we will drive Kisumu.Over night Imperial Hotel.
Day 11: After breakfast, we will transfer to the Masai Mara Park. Game viewing enroute to our Lodge at the Serena Lodge.
Day 12: We will leave the Mara,game viewing and heading across Loita Plains and to Lake Naivasha country Club.
Day 13: The first half of the morning will be spent around the shores of Lake Naivasha and in the after noon we will drive back in Nairobi passing by the Limuru Pond before arriving in Nairobi at the Boulevard Hotel.
Day 14: To day we will head for a long drive heading to the coast overnight at Scorpion Villas.
Day 15: We will explore the Arabuko-Sokoke Forest, with its many rarities. We will also look over Mida Creek for waterbirds and drive to Mombasa staying at the WhiteSands in Mombasa. End of Trip.
Note: At the end of the Tour one may take an option to spend a couple of Days by the Beach and arrange to Fly Mombasa to Nairobi connecting with the Outbound Flight Home.
The extra arrangements will not be part of the package Tour.