9 Days Big 5 Wildlife Safaris

Tour Highlights

Discover Africa’s Big Five on a 9 days safari holiday in Kenya. On this safari you will visit 4 of the best holiday safari destinations in Kenya for viewing Big Five animals. Masai Mara, Nakuru, Amboseli and Tsavo East are the 4 wildlife safari holiday destinations you will visit. This safari is not limited to the Big Five animals only; you will at the same time have excellent opportunities to see the other animals and birds of Kenya.

In Lake Nakuru national park you will enjoy excellent game viewing opportunities, variety of bird species especially the millions of flamingos & pelicans, beautiful landscapes, during you stay here you will be accommodation in decent holiday safari lodges and hotels. Amboseli is yet another safari holiday destination offering Big Five spectacle with the magnificent backdrop views of Mt Kilimanjaro.

Masai Mara is the finest wildlife watching area in Kenya. Holiday safaris in Mara are amazing; it is home to high population densities of wildlife and bird species. You encounter all the Big Five animals in Africa at Masai Mara, all the predators and big cats, you holiday accommodation in Mara will be in well appointed safari lodges and or tented camps. Tsavo safari holidays take you to the biggest national park in Kenya where you will sum up this 9 days safari

To book this 9 Days Big Five Kenya wildlife safari holiday, See below on the Season & Cost Section and click on the appropriate season.

Day 1: Arrival

On this day you will be picked from the Airport and transferred to a hotel in Nairobi – the capital city of Kenya. You will be allowed the option of spending the afternoon on short city excursions to place like the National Museum, Karen Blixen, Giraffe Centre, African Butterfly Research Institute, The Sheldrick Animal Orphanage cares for young, orphaned elephants, Bomas of Kenya or even the Nairobi National Park.

Dinner and an overnight stay in your hotel in Nairobi.

Day 2: Masai Mara Game Reserve

You will be picked from your hotel and embark on a journey to the world renowned Masai Mara Game Reserve. Arrive in good time for a lunch break. Later in the afternoon head out for game viewing in search for the big five including the big cats.

Dinner and overnight at Ol-Moran Tented Camp

Day 3: Masai Mara

Whole day spent at Masai Mara exploring the vastness of this wildlife haven Lions, Cheetahs, Elephants, Buffalos, Zebras dominates the scene while Antelopes, Warthogs, Wildebeests form formidable numbers. Masai Mara has the highest concentration of wildlife per squire kilometer than any other park in the region. An optional local Masai Village visit can be arranged.

At an extra cost you can take a flight of fancy over the vast Mara Game Reserve on a hot air balloon. A ride you will surely never forget.

All meals and overnight at Ol-Moran Tented Camp.

Day 4: Masai Mara - Lake Naivasha

On this day after breakfast you will have a chance for one last game drive in the Masai Mara. After which you depart for L. Naivasha arriving in time for lunch. Later on in the afternoon boat ride to the crescent Island will be in order.

Dinner and overnight at Fish Eagle Inn.

Day 5: Lake Nakuru - Amboseli

After breakfast depart for Amboseli arriving in good time for lunch. You will most certainly appreciate an afternoon game viewing drive in search for animals like the Big 5. To divert attention, note that Amboseli National Park lies at the floors of Mount Kilimanjaro.

Dinner and overnight at Kibo Safari Camp.

Day 6: Amboseli

Full day at Amboseli National Park with game viewing drives looking for animals. Lions, Elephants, Giraffe, Buffalo, Hyena, Monkeys among many game animals can be seen.

Meals and overnight at Kibo Safari Camp.

Day 7: Amboseli - Tsavo East

After breakfast depart with a game drive en-route to Tsavo East arriving in time for lunch. Afternoon game drives with excellent opportunities to encounter Elephants, Lion, Cheetah, Zebra, Giraffe, and Antelope among others.

Dinner and overnight at Voi Safari Lodge.

Day 8: Tsavo East - Mombasa

After breakfast, head out for one more game drive after which you depart destined for the Coastal city of Mombasa, with a stopover lunch at Zomeni Lion hill Lodge.

Dinner and overnight at your coastal hotel.

Day 9: Departure

After breakfast, you will be transferred from Mombasa airport to JKIA in Nairobi to proceed on with you departure arrangements.

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Detailed Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival

On this day you will be picked from the Airport and transferred to a hotel in Nairobi – the capital city of Kenya. You will be allowed the option of spending the afternoon on short city excursions to place like the National Museum, Karen Blixen, Giraffe Centre, African Butterfly Research Institute, The Sheldrick Animal Orphanage cares for young, orphaned elephants, Bomas of Kenya or even the Nairobi National Park.

Dinner and an overnight stay in your hotel in Nairobi.

Day 2: Masai Mara Game Reserve

You will be picked from your hotel and embark on a journey to the world renowned Masai Mara Game Reserve. Arrive in good time for a lunch break. Later in the afternoon head out for game viewing in search for the big five including the big cats.

Dinner and overnight at Ol-Moran Tented Camp

Day 3: Masai Mara

Whole day spent at Masai Mara exploring the vastness of this wildlife haven Lions, Cheetahs, Elephants, Buffalos, Zebras dominates the scene while Antelopes, Warthogs, Wildebeests form formidable numbers. Masai Mara has the highest concentration of wildlife per squire kilometer than any other park in the region. An optional local Masai Village visit can be arranged.

At an extra cost you can take a flight of fancy over the vast Mara Game Reserve on a hot air balloon. A ride you will surely never forget.

All meals and overnight at Ol-Moran Tented Camp.

Day 4: Masai Mara - Lake Naivasha

On this day after breakfast you will have a chance for one last game drive in the Masai Mara. After which you depart for L. Naivasha arriving in time for lunch. Later on in the afternoon boat ride to the crescent Island will be in order.

Dinner and overnight at Fish Eagle Inn.

Day 5: Lake Nakuru - Amboseli

After breakfast depart for Amboseli arriving in good time for lunch. You will most certainly appreciate an afternoon game viewing drive in search for animals like the Big 5. To divert attention, note that Amboseli National Park lies at the floors of Mount Kilimanjaro.

Dinner and overnight at Kibo Safari Camp.

Day 6: Amboseli

Full day at Amboseli National Park with game viewing drives looking for animals. Lions, Elephants, Giraffe, Buffalo, Hyena, Monkeys among many game animals can be seen.

Meals and overnight at Kibo Safari Camp.

Day 7: Amboseli - Tsavo East

After breakfast depart with a game drive en-route to Tsavo East arriving in time for lunch. Afternoon game drives with excellent opportunities to encounter Elephants, Lion, Cheetah, Zebra, Giraffe, and Antelope among others.

Dinner and overnight at Voi Safari Lodge.

Day 8: Tsavo East - Mombasa

After breakfast, head out for one more game drive after which you depart destined for the Coastal city of Mombasa, with a stopover lunch at Zomeni Lion hill Lodge.

Dinner and overnight at your coastal hotel.

Day 9: Departure

After breakfast, you will be transferred from Mombasa airport to JKIA in Nairobi to proceed on with you departure arrangements.