9 Day - Kenya Family Safari
Kenya is an ideal destination for families to experience nature's spectacular diversity. Our Kenya Family Safari explores Kenya's famous national parks and includes varied wildlife viewing, opportunities for walking and swimming, cultural interactions with tribes and kid friendly meals! It highlights the unique northern species of mammals; tribal visits, the wildebeest migration; sleeping under canvas
DAY 1 NAIROBI
You’ll be met on arrival by Safari Legacy and transferred to a historic hotel for overnight.
DAY 2 SWEETWATER’S GAME RESERVE
After breakfast, travel to Sweetwater’s Tented Camp, located on a 24,000-acre private ranch. Afternoon and evening game drives and an optional visit to Jane Goodall’s Chimp Sanctuary.
Sweetwater’s Tented Camp (B, L ,D)
DAY 3 & 4 SAMBURU GAME RESERVE
After a morning game drive, head for Samburu Game Reserve, located in Kenya’s Northern Frontier District. Explore the Samburu area in search of Grevy’s zebra, Somali ostrich, Beisa oryx, gerenuk, Dikdik and reticulated giraffe, which thrive in this harsh but picturesque landscape. This is the land of the Samburu tribesmen, a pastoral people related to the Maasai. The women wear layers of beads in choker fashion around their necks and the men are famous for their colorful adornment and high-jumping dances. Morning and afternoon game drives allow ample time to observe the abundant wildlife in this region. Optional camel excursions are also available. Samburu Intrepids Camp (B, L, D)
DAYS 5–8 MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE
This morning we fly to Maasai Mara Game Reserve and the Mara Intrepids Club nestled among trees at the river’s edge. World renowned for its wildebeest migration from July through September, this northern extension of the Serengeti ecosystem is one of the world’s most rewarding wildlife observation sites. The rich savannah is famous for its concentration of plains game and their predators, including leopard, cheetah, and hyena. The next four days include both morning and afternoon game drives. You can take an optional hot air balloon safari over the Masai Mara! Opportunities for swimming at Mara Intrepids Club are also available. In the evenings, enjoy dinner beneath the star studded African sky.Mara Intrepids Club (B, L, D)
DAY 9 NAIROBI / DEPART
After breakfast we have a morning game drive before our short air journey to Nairobi. Upon arrival in Nairobi proceed for lunch followed by a visit to the Giraffe Centre. Check in for dayrooms at NorfolkHotel before transferring to the airport for our evening departure. (B, L)