Elegance Safari to The Wild
|Day 1||Nairobi||Hemingways Nairobi||BB|
|Day 2||Laikipia (Borana Conservancy)||Sirai House||FB|
|Day 3||Laikipia (Borana Conservancy)||Sirai House||FB|
|Day 4||Laikipia (Borana Conservancy)||Sirai House||FB|
|Day 5||Maasai Mara (Motogori Conservancy)||Mahali Mzuri||FB|
|Day 6||Maasai Mara (Motogori Conservancy)||Mahali Mzuri||FB|
|Day 7||Maasai Mara (Motogori Conservancy)||Mahali Mzuri||FB|
Day 1 : Arrival – Nairobi
Jambo! Upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, you will be met by your representative who will greet you and assist with the transfer to the Hemingways Nairobi for overnight.
Situated in the suburb of Karen, Hemingways Nairobi is near Kenya’s famous Nairobi National Park. The property, which opens this month, has 45 rooms and suites, each with a private balcony overlooking the Ngong Hills. One of its restaurants is headed by Barry Tonks, a London-born chef who earned a Michelin star at his previous restaurant. Also on the premises are a brasserie featuring Kenyan steaks and a patisserie serving cakes and viennoisseries. Hemingways Nairobi provides on-site butler services, spa treatments, and personalized yoga and Pilates sessions. Nearby attractions include the Giraffe Center, the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust for Orphan Elephants, and the Karen Blixen Museum.
Overnight: Hemingways Nairobi
Meal Plan: Bed and Breakfast
Day 2, 3 & 4: Laikipia (Borana Conservancy)
You will be collected at 07h00 from Hemingways Nairobi and transferred to Wilson Airport to catch the Air Kenya scheduled flight to Lewa which departs at 09h15. On arrival into Lewa airstrip, you will be met at the airstrip and transferred to Sirai House. Accommodation is booked for 3 nights on a full board basis.
Sirai House is found in the Laikipia region of Kenya, on the Borana Conservancy at the foot of
Mount Kenya. Situated high on a remote ridge at the edge of the indigenous cedar and wild olive
forest of Ngare Ndare, it offers stunning views in every direction. Built by local craftsmen with local materials it has a true sense of place, yet its eye-catching style reflects a love of architecture, design and art. Though secluded, it offers every comfort. In short, it is a contemporary East African Home.
Overnight: Sirai House
Meal Plan: Full Board
Day 5, 6 & 7: Maasai Mara National Reserve (Motogori Conservancy)
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airstrip for the Air Kenya scheduled flight to the Masai Mara departing at 08h30. You will be met at the Mara North airstrip and transferred to Mahali Mzuri where you are booked for the next 3 days on full board.
Mahali Mzuri is located within the Motorogi Conservancy in the northern region of Kenya’s famous Maasai Mara ecosystem. The camp is perched on the side of a lush valley with views over the rolling plains. The neighbouring conservancy, Olare Orok together with Motorogi covers approximately 13,500 hectares (33,000 acres) and there are strict limits on the number of guests that can stay at any one time.
The camp is well placed to observe the abundant game in the area and also to take advantage of the
annual ‘Great Migration’, when up to one million wildebeest plus hundreds of thousands of zebra,
Overnight: Mahali Mzuri
Meal Plan: Full Board
Day 8: Nairobi – Departure
An early morning game drive followed by breakfast then we transfer you back to the airstrip for your flight back to Nairobi. Meet at Wilson airport and transfer to Jomo Kenyatta international airport for your outbound flight back home.