Save $600 Per Person on a Kenya Odyssey
Price: $3,399 CAD per person
(based on twin/double, subject to availability and current exchange rates.)
Savings: $600 CAD per person
Departure Date: May 10, 2021
(inquire for savings on other departures)
Photo: Spot the 'Big 5'
Kenya is often described as the African continent in microcosm. You will see some of the best parks in Africa from Lake Nakuru to Masai Mara, home of the “Big Five” and the Masai people.
Kenya Odyssey Itinerary:
Photo: Map of Kenya Odyssey Itinerary
Day 1: Nairobi - Arrive
On arrival at Jomo Kenyatta Airport, you will be met and assisted by a Goway representative and transferred to your hotel. The rest of your day is at leisure.
Why not take in an optional excursion, a visit to the Daphne Sheldrake Orphanage, Giraffe Manor or Karen Blixen museum.
Day 2: Samburu National Park
You will drive north via Nanyuki and Mt Kenya to the Samburu National Reserve. Rugged and remote, this wildlife reserve provides some the best and most colourful game viewing in the country. You will stop for lunch en-route at either Lilly Pond or Trout Tree. Enjoy an afternoon game drive as you make your way to Samburu Intrepids Camp.
Day 3: Samburu National Park
You will spend the day in the Samburu National Reserve with morning and afternoon game drives in search of the plentiful wildlife the park has to offer.
Day 4: Ol Pejeta Conservancy
After breakfast, check out and drive to your camp situated at the famous Ol Pejeta conservancy, well known for Rhino protection. After lunch at Sweetwaters Serena Camp, depart on your afternoon game drive until sunset. This evening, there is the option of a night game drive (at additional cost).
Photo: Giraffes roaming in Masai Mara National Reserve
Day 5: Lake Nakuru National Park and Lake Elmenteita
You will have a bush breakfast provided by the camp. After breakfast, you will drive to the nearby Lake Nakuru National Park,one of the Rift Valley soda lakes. The lake's algae attract flamingos that one might have a chance of spotting them line the shores of the lake. Other birds also flourish in the area, as do warthogs, baboons and other large mammals. Black and white rhinos have also been introduced. Nakuru means "Dust or Dusty Place" in the Maasai language. After lunch at Sarova Lion Hill Lodge and a game drive in the park, continue to Lake Elmenteita for your overnight stay at Lake Elmenteita Luxury Camp.
Day 6: Masi Mara National Game Reserve
Drive to the Masai Mara National Reserve offering wonderful scenery and plenty of game. It is perhaps the only region left in Kenya where the visitor may see animals in the same super-abundance as existed a century ago. A Lunch stop is made at Sarova Mara Camp. This afternoon you will visit a traditional Masai Village and get to learn about their culture.
Day 7: Masai Mara National Game Reserve
An early wake-up call this morning before you embark on a game drive and later proceed to the appointed site for Hippo pool breakfast. The rest of the morning is at leisure followed by lunch at your lodge. In the afternoon experience another game drive in the Masai Mara National Park.
Day 8: Masai Mara - Depart
After breakfast you will be driven to Nairobi, Kenya's colorful capital city. You will be transferred to your hotel or or Jomo Kenyatta Airport for your onward flight. Goway's local representative will reconfirm your onward flight, and assist you at check-in.