11 Days Kenya Family Safari
On Family Kenya, children enjoy an array of special programming and activities -such as mask-making, soccer games and kite-making - designed especially for their ages and interests.
Day 1: Arrival JKIA Nairobi, Kenya
Meet and Greet upon arrival at Nairobi's JKIA- Airport by our lovely uniformed staff in African traditional style with a bouquet of flowers. Transfer to your hotel 20 km away in the city.
Depending with the time of your arrival rest of the day is spent in Nairobi acclimatizing from jet lag; get into the city sightseeing with visits to Nairobi's principal landmarks; the parliament buildings, the Capitol Hill area with panoramic view of Nairobi skyline. In the evening drive to the famous Carnivore restaurant for dinner. Overnight at your hotel on Bed and breakfast at Boulevard Hotel/ or similar.
Day 2: Nairobi - Nanyuki | Animal Interactions
Visit the Giraffe Center to feed endangered, graceful Rothschild giraffes. Proceed with your family to Daphne Sheldrick’s Orphanage to see small elephants cared for by attentive keepers until being returned to the wild. Have early lunch at Safari park hotel, then Proceed to Nanyuki/ Sweetwater’s arriving late afternoon for game drive to your luxury tented camp. Dinner and overnight at Sweetwater’s Luxury Tented Camp/or similar. Meals: BLD
Day 3-4: Ol Pajeta/ Sweet Waters | Abundant Game Viewing
You a wake-up at the foot of Mount Kenya lies Sweetwaters Game Reserve within the Ol Pejeta Conservancy. Set out as a family by safari vehicle, or take an optional nature walk or a night game drive. You may even view game from your tent’s private veranda, which overlooking a frequented floodlit waterhole where animal come to lick the salt. Sweetwaters is an excellent place to see two of Africa’s most endangered species: black rhinos and chimpanzees. Special reserves keep them safe and help the species thrive. Sweetwater Luxury Tented camp| Meals: B L D
Day 5: Samburu Game Reserve | Animals and the Samburu
Travel to the bush of the Samburu Game Reserve, where your comfortable tented camp is perched along the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River. The river serves as a lifeline and nerve center of this reserve; animals congregate along its banks to quench their thirst. The reserve is also home to the pastoral, nomadic Samburu people, whom your family will meet. Accommodation at Samburu Intrepid, Samburu Ashnil/camp or similar. Meals: B L D
Day 6: Samburu Game Reserve | Village Visit
After an early-morning game drive, return to camp for breakfast; then visit a local Samburu village to learn about their traditional ways of life. While your family is at Samburu, you may also take guided walks with a focus on game tracking (optional), catch butterflies, embark on treasure hunts, play football or volleyball, swim, or paint and draw — your tented safari camp offers fun options for every member of the family. Accommodation at Samburu Intrepids | Samburu Ashnil or Samburu Sopa Lodge. Meals: B L D
Day 7: Masai Mara Game Reserve | Plains Explorations
Awaken to the sounds of the wilderness, and board a flight to the Masai Mara, your home for the next three days. Arrive at your luxury, tented camp at the confluence of the Mara’s four game viewing regions. Accommodation at Mara Serena | Sanctuary Olonana or Mara Sopa Lodge. Meals: B L D
Days 8-10: Masai Mara Game Reserve | Beauty in the Bush
Spend the next two days in this magnificent savanna country, home to Kenya’s most varied animal population. Listen for the roars of mighty lions; watch huge elephants, giraffes and zebras. You might even see cheetahs dashing across the plains or rhinos lumbering along. Young adventurers experience a mammal study on morning and afternoon game drives, identify animal tracks and cast them in plaster, and set out on nature walks. Meanwhile, discover abundant birdlife and learn to identify bird calls, bills, tracks, habitats and plumage patterns. At night, your family watches a display of traditional Maasai song and dance. Consider taking an optional hot air balloon safari, an amazing way to start the day — and an experience your family will never forget. End your stay in the Mara with a farewell dinner and say goodbye to your Maasai friends.
Between game drives, you may even visit a primary school in the local village that is supported by Splendours of Africa Tours Philanthropy. Accommodation at Mara Serena | Sanctuary Olonana or similar. Meals: B L D
Day 11: Depart Nairobi
Fly back to Nairobi, and relax in your dayroom until your homebound flight.
Nairobi Serena Hotel (dayroom) | Meals: B: L
Wishing you a wonderful safari holiday for a lasting lifetime memory!
Included in safari package cost
- Meet and Greet Services with airport transfers
- Full Board accommodation in lodges/camps on safari
- Transport in a custom-built safari-van with window seat guarantee
- Visits and lectures to local schools, colleges, villages and homes
- Special programming and activities for the children
- All park-gate and game reserve entry fees
- Complimentary bottled mineral water on safari game drives
- Unlimited game viewing drives per day whilst on safari
- Services of an English - speaking and professional driver-Guide
- Expenses of personal nature phone calls, internet, laundry etc.
- Beverages: All alcoholic drinks, wines and spirits
- Tips for driver guide
For bookings and reservations on the safari above kindly contact us on: Mr Ben Owino
Adventure safari specialist
Splendours of Africa Tours
Uganda House 1st Floor suite no 20 Kenyatta Avenue
Mobile:+254- 724- 978- 975 / +254-711-444-295.
P.O.Box 13906 - 00100 GPO, Nairobi-Kenya