What could be more exciting to a child than stroking a baby elephant, feeding giraffes, finding a lion in the wild, seeing hippo's blowing out a spray of water, learning how to make a fire from wood and stone, chatting to Maasai warriors, swimming, water sports, stalking game across the savannah with a warrior as your friend – the old fashioned meaning of an exciting childhood a perfect holiday for the family and the best choice of African destinations for family holidays because of the availability of family rooms, the availability of Ayahs, fun and child-friendly activities and cultural interaction.
Day 1. Arrive this morning or in the evening in the city of Nairobi and transfer to the family luxurious Holiday Inn Hotel. Brimming with beautiful green serene and charm, you will revel in this hotel's rich ambience. Overnight at the Hotel.
Day 2. After breakfast check out and drive to Mt. Kenya Safari Club perched deep into the rain forest With magnificent views of majestic Mount Kenya, the resort’s luxuriously appointed hotel rooms, set in over 100 acres of landscaped gardens, offer a unique blend of comfort, relaxation and adventure.
Originally the retreat of movie star and Club founder, William Holden, the Club's illustrious former members have included Winston Churchill and Bing Crosby .There are many recreational activities available: horseback riding, golf, croquet, a bowling green, table tennis, swimming, a beauty salon, an animal orphanage and much more.
Day 3. After breakfast, check out and depart for Samburu G/Re Arrive in time for a short game drive enroute to check in at the lodge for lunch. After a short rest, you proceed for a game drive to view the parks' abundant game. Dinner and overnight at Lodge.
Day 4. Depart to Samburu G/Re after breakfast. Morning and afternoon game viewing. The park is famous for the Samburu semi nomadic tribesmen, reticulated giraffe, Grevy's zebra, gerenuk, beisa oryx and a host of the big game including the elephant and Africa's big cats-leopard, cheetah and the lion. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
Day5. After an early breakfast check out and depart for Lake Nakuru National Park. Stop-over at Thomson Falls, Nyahururu for viewing of the waterfall. Arrive in time for lunch at Bontana Hotel. After lunch, proceed on an afternoon game drive in the park fame for its abundance of birdlife including millions of flamingoes, rhino and scenic landscape. You return to your luxury tented camp late in the evening. Dinner and overnight
Day 6. Depart to Masai Mara G/Re after breakfast, this is where you will enjoy the herd of animals and the amazing way they co-exist amongst each other. Get here by lunch time, after you refresh, have lunch relax as you wait to start the afternoon game drive.
Day7 . Optional early morning balloon safari and bush breakfast. Have full day game drive and cultural immersion in this great game reserve declared a “world wonder” by UNESCO due to the great wildebeest migration spectacle in the Mara- Serengeti eco-system.
Get a closer look of the animal on the plains, with their endless vistas and enormous herds of grazing animals, look for the predators hidden in bushes or long grass i.e. lion, Cheetah and Leopard. There are hippos in the rivers and exotic birds everywhere. Dinner and overnight at the camp.
Day8. Depart to Nairobi after checking out and mid-morning game drives. Arrive in time for lunch. Optional tour to the Railway museum. Later in the afternoon you will board the train “Lunatic Train” (First class cabins) to Mombasa dinner and breakfast served on board. Upon arrival you will be transferred to the un-crowded south coast beaches.
Day 9-11. The coastline south of Mombasa is a tropical paradise of palm fringed white sand beaches, where the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean meet beautiful coral reefs. The protective reefs have created ideal beaches with calm, inviting waters, fantastic display of Multi-colored tropical fish. Days are filled with sunshine and nights are balmy and warm with gentle sea breezes.
The perfect complement to the Safari experience. During your short stay in Mombasa, there are different activities, which can keep you occupied. (Romantic dhow sundowner cruise sail past the old port to Fort Jesus for the sound and light show, Marine Park safari, water sports including diving, Bamburi Quarry Nature Trail, Fishing safari and "Ngomongo Village", a miniature reflection of tribal community groundings.
Day 12. Farewell and later you will be transferred to the airport for departure.