Itinerary

The wonders of Kenya and Tanzania unfold on this African adventure tour. Enjoy Serengeti safaris, the Ngorongoro Crater, Nakuru, Naivasha and the magical Masai Mara.

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    • Total price tool tip
      USD $1,907
      CAD $1,967
      AUD $1,928
      EUR €1,256
      GBP £1,113
      NZD $2,149
      ZAR R19,313
      CHF FR1,529
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    • Overland, Wildlife
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Masai warrior, Kenya

Cheetah family, Kenya

Lion

Traveller meeting Masai women in Loita Hills

Elephant, Ngorongoro Crater

Flamingos and elephants, Ngorongoro crater

Day 1 Nairobi

The journey begins in Kenya's bustling capital Nairobi. Get to know this modern city with its colourful markets and atmospheric bars.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Day 2 Lake Nakuru

Pitch tents alongside glistening Lake Nakuru then head out on an afternoon game drive. Fringed by acacia trees, Nakuru Lake is transformed into a shimmering pink haze as hundreds of flamingos descend upon it. Keep an eye out for other wildlife - the savanna area also boasts a wide variety of animals including giraffes and lions.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 3-4 Lake Naivasha

Meet locals during a visit to a nearby village then make tracks to Lake Naivasha, where myriad bird species flit among islands of papyrus reeds.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 5 Loita Hills

Travel across the Great Rift Valley floor to Loita Hills, right in the heart of Maasai country. Tonight, camp amongst these friendly, semi-nomadic tribes and learn about their ancient culture from a local elder. Perhaps pick up a local recipe while sharing a campfire meal.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 6-7 Masai Mara National Reserve

Learn the art of spear throwing during a village visit, then tackle the world-renowned Masai Mara National Reserve – a huge area of woodlands and open plains backed by the striking Esoit Oloololo Escarpment.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 8 Nairobi

Return to Nairobi and travel along the bustling streets of the city.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Day 9 Kisii

Weave through the breathtaking Great Rift Valley into Kenya's fertile highlands. Stock up on essential supplies in the hilltop town of Kisii.
ACCOM: Dormitory - 1

Day 10 Lake Victoria

Watch master soapstone craftsmen at work and perhaps collect a few of their carvings. Travel across the border into Tanzania and mingle with the locals in Musoma's lively marketplace. Tonight, stay on a quiet stretch of shoreline beside one of the world's largest lakes, Lake Victoria.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 11-12 Serengeti National Park

Be awed as the famous grasslands and river valleys of the Serengeti unfold on game-viewing safaris. Tanzania's world-renowned plains are home to many Africa's famous animals - lions, leopards, elephants and buffaloes - plus a host of other fascinating species including zebras, gazelles, wildebeests, giraffes and an abundance of birdlife. Once tucked up safe and sound at camp, be lulled to sleep by the nocturnal chatter of the remote African wilderness.
ACCOM: Camping (with basic facilities) - 2

Day 13 Ngorongoro Crater

Camp on the rim of the extraordinary Ngorongoro Crater. With endless views of jagged volcanic peaks and open grasslands below, this is one of the most spectacular camping spots in the world.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Day 14 Meserani

Jump in a 4x4 and embark on a mind-blowing safari across the floor of the Ngorongoro Crater. Thousands of resident animals live in this lush landscape, including elephants, rhinos and lions. Visit the town of Mto Wa Mbu and browse the colourful marketplace to experience quintessential African village life. Set up camp in Meserani.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Day 15 Nairobi

Travel across open plains and through Arusha, a regional centre at the foot of Mt Meru, on the return journey to the busy streets of Nairobi.