14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour
This 14 Day Classic East Africa Safari offers an opportunity to take in the drama of life on the African savannah, the prettiness of Kenya and Tanzania as well as explore the rich and vibrant culture of the region.
Overview of the 14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour
This 14 Day East Africa Safari permits you to discover the best of both Kenya and Tanzania notably the Masai Mara and Serengeti regions which inhabit some of the greatest concentrations and variety of wildlife on Earth. Begin your safari in Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, offering combination of outstanding game, sundry scenery and conservation education. then onto the Masai Mara, camping in the Mara North Conservancy-a stunning private wilderness area adjoining the Masai Mara National Reserve. The combined professional tourism and wildlife management of this area ensures that you enjoy the best safari experience with extraordinary game and also benefits the local communities. A short flight over the border from Kenya into Tanzania where you will stay on a working coffee plantation in Arusha.
Translocate to the iconic Ngorongoro crater known for its African big five viewing opportunities in a tranquil environment, the park features a lake fringed with pink flamingos and hippos along the shallows. From Ngorongoro, continue to the Serengeti endless plains that are dotted with herds of wildebeest and zebra. Finally fly to Kilimanjaro International Airport to end your safari.
Highlights of the 14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour
This adventurous safari includes some of the iconic safari destinations in East Africa.
Explore successful conservation areas to see endangered animals that are being preserved there.
An amazing safari experience for passionate photographers, walkers and birders
Meet the real Maasai warriors and learn more about their way of life
Fly into camps and enjoy your game viewing time in the African bush.
Day 1of the 14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour: Transfer to Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, Laikipia Plateau, Kenya View Lodge
Fly from Nairobi at Wilson Airport to Lewa. Upon arrival at the bush airstrip, you will meet our guide and drive you to the safari lodge, where you will stay for the next 3 nights. Relish in a short game drive along the way to the lodge as you look out for Grevy’s zebra and reticulated giraffe.
Day 2 & 3 of the 14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour: Discover the Predators and Prey or Lewa Wildlife Conservancy
Stay at Lewa for the next two days of your Kenya wildlife safari sightseeing the Lewa region, which is a famous home for the very rare black rhinos in Kenya. Much of the profits raised from the Lewa conservancy is used to develop local community and conservation projects. Explore the conservancy in open safari vehicles to see the myriad of wildlife species that call this area their haven. Look at baby rhinos hiding under their mother’s belly. Search for lions being chased by angry buffalo and hiding up a tree to try to escape after a failed hunting attempt. Meet animals from a different angel of the area on your guided walk with an expert guide. You have higher chances to see about 350 species of birds, that exists in the region. Lewa is a mesmerizing, game rich area ever exciting and with well-informed local guides that will help you to find all the action, it lends to a superb safari start
Day 4 of the 14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour: Depart to Masai Mara National Reserve
Enjoy breakfast, enjoy game drive along the way to the airstrip for a scheduled flight to the Masai Mara. The sightseeing in the flight offers a great opportunity to take in the scope of the scenery of Kenya. Enjoy some of the best wildlife views in Africa on your way to the camp, search for Topi that usually stand proudly on top of an anthill. Look out for cheetahs hiding in the golden green savannas, waiting to hunt any passing game. Relax at the lodge, offering great views of the river right from the comfort of your balcony and look at a variety of mammals coming down to quench their thirst. Undertake a game drive in the afternoon with your guide and experience the beauty of the Masai Mara. Retreat back to camp at the time of sunset to savor some pre-dinner drinks and canapés while encircling the fire.
Day 5 & 6 of the 14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour: Explore the Topi’s, Lions and Maasai
Masai Mara is a huge land of open plains marked with canopy Acacia trees. Meander the Mara reserve in a safari vehicle driven by an expert, knowledgeable and experienced guide who well knows the area. Understand much about the mesmerizing termites, who inhabits the tower across the plains. Smell the unique sample of the African plants as you learn about their healing properties that the Maasai people apply for healing today. On your game drives, look at herds of Elephants, graceful Giraffes and plains game. See the leopards flagging in a tree while the cheetahs and lions determined on a kill. The Masai Mara can be visited all year round for exceptional game viewing. It is famous for its large focusses of big cats and plenty of resident wildlife and not forgetting the enigmatic Maasai people themselves.
Day 7 of the 14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour: Transfer to Arusha, Tanzania
On this morning, cross the border into Tanzania with a short game drive en route to the airstrip, first fly back to Wilson Airport and board a connecting flight to Kilimanjaro International Airport. Where you will be driven to Arusha. spend a night on a working coffee plantation. You have chance to take a guided coffee tour and learn how coffee is grown, harvested, dried and produced.
Day 8 of the 14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour: In the morning, transfer to Ngorongoro Crater
Enjoy a short drive to the Arusha Airport after morning breakfast for a flight to Manyara Airstrip. From Lake Manyara, take a leisurely drive to the Ngorongoro crater rim. If you still have stamina, there is an opportunity of exploring the massive grounds of the area on horseback (at an extra cost). Or, romantics can engage in a candlelit bubble bath with sparkling wine and a cheese platter (at extra cost).
Day 9 & 10 of the 14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour: Explore Nyiragongo Volcanic Craters and Lakes
Enjoy early morning breakfast and take a 45minutes drive to the crater gate. Descent for game viewing at the floor of the crater. The crater floor is a home to over 25,000 animals. This unique ecosystem features savannah plains and acacia forests where different animal species can be encountered including the Africa Big Five namely; lions, leopards, elephants, buffaloes and rhinos. Return back to the lodge to relaxation, dinner and overnight.
Day 11 of the 14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour: Transfer to Serengeti National Park, Tanzania
Use this morning chance to view the scenic road back down from Ngorongoro conservation area, while your driven down to Lake Manyara airstrip, for a short flight to the Serengeti. look down at the vast game filled plains while your soaring above in a plane. A guide will pick you at the airstrip in Serengeti and drive you to the camp, perched atop a kopje, affording incredible scenery across the Serengeti plains. Spend some time here to discover the beauty of the Serengeti over the next two full days.
Day 12 & 13 of the 14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour: Wildebeest Migration and Open Plains of Serengeti National Park
Depart at 6:30 for game drive in search for wildlife in the central plains (morning game drives are the most rewarding because animals usually be active in the morning). We shall drive to the center of the park to explore wildlife in the endless rolling plains. Proceed to Seronera area which is among the richest wildlife habitats in the park. The area features Seronera River where most animals of different species and birds quench their thirst.
Day 14 of the 14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour: Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
On the last day of your safari, have breakfast and be driven to the airport for a flight to Kilimanjaro International Airport for your onward journey arrangements.
End of the 14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour
Inclusions of the 14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour
Transportation both air, road and water as per the itinerary.
Conservation and entrance fees for all reserves as per itinerary
Accommodation for 13 nights in luxury safari camps
All meals as per itinerary, including breakfast, lunch and dinner
Local drinks like soft drinks, teas/coffees, local brand beers, local spirits and house wines
All safari activities as per the itinerary
Exclusions of the 14 Days Classic East Africa Kenya Safari & Tanzania Safari Tour
Premium branded drinks
Optional activities and all other extras to be settled direct