you want to get safari experience, try Kenya or combine Kenya and
Tanzania. You can go on safari, meet the locals, take part in local
activities, live with them...many things to do as they say Kenya is the
cradle of safari.
The price depends on your taste; there is low budget,discount,midrange budget to lowmiddle spending and highly budgetted. You choose.
Kenya offers Beach holidays, culture visits, wildlife experience, village experience and city tours.
typical safari starts from Nairobi JKIA Airport which the biggest port
of entry in Eastern Africa. You have a choice of city tours,
museum/gallery visits, daily excursions and park visits since Nairobi
city has a park nearby. Nairobi National Park Which is a bushy grassland
park with patches of rolling plains suitable habitat for tropical
wildlife species. Nairobi National ParkNairobi National Park is wildlife
park with approximately 400 species of birds and several mammals.
Mammals: Eland, hartebeest, wildebeest, zebra, wildebeest, black rhino,
lion, hyena and hippo among several others. Nearby attractions include
Nairobi safari walk, Girrafe manor and Orphanage. Activities in Nairobi
include picnics, hiking, city nightlife, sports, city tours and
curio/traditional gallery visits.
After Nairobi it will be a start of a wilderness safari, there are many itinerary options:
1. Nairobi-Olpejeta Conservancy(Sweetwaters)-
Samburu Game Reserve-Nakuru National Park-Hell's Gate(Lake Naivasha combined)-Maasai Mara(Wild theatre)-Nairobi.
2. Nairobi-Lake Nakuru-Lake Bogoria(Baringo combined)-North Rift-Naivasha-Maasai Mara-Nairobi.
What itineraries entail(Attractions): Highlights.
sanctuary, White Rhino sanctuary. Wildlife species include Grevy Zebra,
Lion, cheetah, rhino, buffalo, elephant, jackal, impala, baboon, hippo,
eland etc. Sweetwaters Game ReserveSweetwaters Game Reserve
National park offers great safari experience. Famous for birdwatching,
one can expect to see flamingoes, pelicans, white rhino, black rhino,
rothschild giraffe, buffalo etc. Lake Nakuru National ParkLake Nakuru
Maasai Mara Game Reserve: Large concentration of
wildlife no wonder it is called "theatre of the wild" and the home of
the big five mammals. Wildlife species here include Lion, Leopard,
Rhino, Elephant, buffalo, cheetah, jackal, hippo, crocodile, impala,
topi, hartebeest, gazelle, roan antelope etc.
Balloon safaris are offered over the plains in Mara. Maasai Mara National ReserveMaasai Mara National Reserve
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