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Wildlife Adventure and Volunteer Work Safari.
This is an exciting 7 days game viewing and volunteer work road safari that will take you to two of the best game viewing destinations in Kenya.During this tour you will be able to see the Big five.The season is on.
By: James Asudi
Itinerary at a glance:
25/08/09: Maasai Mara
26/08/09: Maasai Mara – Nairobi – Amboseli Kimana Tented Camp
29/08/09: Kibera Slum Tour
30/08/09: Hill Park Hotel
Nairobi – Maasai Mara National Reserve
Upon your arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, you will be warmly welcomed by our Tour Manager who will brief you about your safari and escort you to your vehicle for departure to the famous Maasai Mara National Reserve.
The Maasai Mara Game Reserve, now the New 7th wonder of the world and 4th most preferred tourist destination in the world is a home to wildlife in such abundance and variety that it is difficult to imagine. The most spectacular event of the natural world takes place here; The annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture while being followed by the predators of the savanna; lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vulture. It hosts over 450 species of animals which include lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephants.
Maasai Mara National Reserve (2 Full days)
You will spend these full days game viewing and exploring the pristine wilderness especially looking out for the big five and a wide variety of other animal species such as the hyena, gazelle, zebra, warthog and others.
Maasai Mara National Reserve- Nairobi - Amboseli National Park
After early breakfast you will depart the Mara Reserve for Amboseli National park via Nairobi with a brief stopover for packed lunch en route. Arrive at Amboseli National Park in the late afternoon and check in to your camp for overnight stay.Dinner and overnight stay at Kimana Camp or similar
Amboseli National Park (Full Day)
Early in the morning, depart for a pre-breakfast game viewing drive so as to spot the early predators as they hunt. Dinner and overnight stay at Kimana Camp or similar
Amboseli National Park – Nairobi
After pre breakfast game viewing, you will return to your camp for breakfast. Thereafter you will depart for final game viewing till lunch time. After lunch you will check out of your campsite and depart for Nairobi City, arriving in the evening. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your Nairobi Hotel for rest, dinner and overnight stay Dinner and overnight stay at Hill Park Hotel or similar .
Amboseli National Park is famous for its huge elephant herds. Africa's highest mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro sits in the upper slopes of Amboseli national park. Mt Kilimanjaro’
Nairobi – Kibera Slum Tour (Charitable Work)
After breakfast at your hotel, we will visit Kibera Slums – The Tunza Children’s Centre - for you to stay with them for a whole morning carrying out charitable works such as cooking, cleaning, serving food or teaching in one of the classes till lunch time. After lunch, we proceed to another centre – Baraka Za Ibrahim – also within Kibera Slums for you to help in teaching, cleaning, serving food or cooking for the children till late evening when we will return you to your hotel.
The Kibera Slum Tour is recommended for all types of visitors such as business travelers, church missionaries, journalists, business executives or any other visitors who would like to have a quick feel of slum life in Kenya. It can also be done before or after a normal safari as part of a City Tour.
Nairobi – Departure
You will be picked from your hotel at your own convenience depending on the time of your flight and be transferred to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your flight to your next destination.
End of Safari
Safari Cost: US$ 1,435 per person traveling
- Park Entrance Fees where applicable
- Accommodation and meals while on this safari and up to the last day of your safari
- Services of an English speaking driver/guide
- Kibera Slum Touring Fee
- Security Team Fee
- Transport based on a safari minibus with pop up roof for game viewing and photography
- Driver allowances and park fees for vehicle and driver
- Game drives as per the Itinerary
- Government taxes
- Extras at the camps i.e. drinks, telephone, laundry etc
- Travel Insurance
- International and local flight fees
- Departure tax
- Tips to camp staff or any other person
- Donations to projects that you may decide
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Victoria Safaris - Africa based tour operator in Nairobi - Kenya offering tours, safaris, travel and car rental in Kenya,Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and Tanzania which includes Pemba and Zanzibar.
Page Updated Last on: Aug 19, 2009