Upon arrival in Nairobi you will be met, assisted and transferred to your accommodations. Fairmont The Norfolk Hotel | or similar | Meals Plan: BB.
Built in 1904, the hotel continues to be one of the most beloved landmarks in the city, and the launch point for ‘bucket list’ worthy safari tours. Located just minutes away from Nairobi’s best attractions, including the home of Karen Blixen, represented in the Academy Award winning film ‘Out of Africa’ and Sheldrick’s Elephant Sanctuary, the hotel is also just steps away from artisanal craft shops and modern shopping centers.
All guest rooms are tastefully furnished with a lavish king/queen sized bed, plush arm chair and coffee lounge table, and a private ensuite marble bathroom. The rooms are complemented with a 32" Plasma screens and an executive working desk with HSIA. The well appointed rooms and suites have been lovingly restored over the years to offer luxurious Nairobi accomodations with modern facilities, whilst maintaining their historic charm and unique personality. The latest renovations include the recently refurbished Delamere and Acacia Wings, to unveil modern features including chic mini cabinets, multimedia hubs and rainfall showers encased in frameless glass cubicles. Combined with excellent dining options the luxury accomodation offers sophisticated respite.
A calm oasis in the heart of bustling Nairobi, the hotel features distinct restaurants and a bar, one to suit every mood and palate. Tatu, the award winning signature restaurant, Lord Delamere Terrace, the all day dining restaurant, The Tea Room offers traditional English high-tea in a comfortable setting, whilst the elegant Cin Cin Wine Bar is the perfect spot to unwind, as you delight in the impressive wine selection.
The Norfolk celebrated its centennial in 2004. The hotel in Kenya offers fine luxury accommodations in its 170 guest rooms and suites. The well appointed rooms and suites have been restored over the years to offer luxurious modern facilities, whilst maintaining their historic charm and unique personality.
- Air conditioning
- Color satellite TV
- Telephone (direct dial)
- 220v electrical sockets
- Safety-deposit box
- Backup generator
- Electrical mosquito repellent
- Transfer service
- Newspaper delivery
- Butler service
- Same-day laundry and dry cleaning
- Complimentary shoeshine
Drive to Amboseli National Park at the base of soaring, snowcapped Mount Kilimanjaro. Set out in search of its spectacular wildlife — African savannah elephants, leopards, cheetahs and hosts of plains game — all roaming freely amid swamps, springs and a shimmering, dried lakebed. This evening, gather with fellow guests for a welcome dinner. Accommodation - Tawi Lodge. | Meals Plan: BLD
TAWI LODGE is located on a private conservancy of 6,000 acres just five minutes from Kimana Gate, the eastern entrance to Amboseli National Park. TAWI Lodge is settled at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro (5,963m) – the world’s largest free-standing mountain. The Tawi style is a harmonious combination of modern comfort and African tradition. 13 luxury cottages with 4 post beds and comfortable mattress, private wooden deck, chimney, showers and Victorian baths. Your stay will also be enhanced by the gourmet cuisine throughout, accompanied by fine wines from our cellar. 4 different lounges with deep couches, 2 bars to have a drink, read, relax by the fire place or our own water hole known to attract all the wildlife of the area.
- Swimming Pool
- Bar and Lounge
- Variety of Cuisines
- Game Drives
Spend a full day exploring wildlife-rich Amboseli National Park, keeping watch for mighty lions and buffalo during morning and afternoon game drives. After lunch, visit the Amboseli Elephant Research Project to learn about elephant family structure, life cycle and behavior. Accommodation - Tawi Lodge | Meals Plan: BLD
Drive to the Tanzania border; proceed to Lake Manyara National Park. In diverse Lake Manyara, see elephants shaded by baobab trees, prolific birdlife and monkeys, who playfully scamper through the groundwater forest. Accommodation - Escarpment Luxury Lodge. Meals Plan: BLD
Perched high on the rim of the Great Rift Valley, Escarpment Luxury Lodge is a serene haven overlooking the wonder of Lake Manyara below. Offering 16 private, tastefully decorated chalets, this luxury en-suite accommodation provides visitors with breathtaking views of the picturesque biosphere around Lake Manyara National Park. The main lodge area features a tastefully designed lounge bar just off the restaurant, serving exquisitely crafted dishes. A selection of soothing massages, along with an array of activities such as walking safaris, cultural tours, game drives, bush dinners and breakfasts, make this a truly idyllic destination to escape the stresses of daily life!
Escarpment Luxury Lodge boasts 16 luxurious appointed, private chalets offering single, double, and triple occupancy. Each chalet has its own private deck to take in the magnificent sight of Lake Manyara and wildlife passing through the lodge grounds. Abundant bird life fills the trees and bushes growing directly around the decks of each chalet, affording a the sense of complete immersion with nature.
- Utmost Relaxaton
- Spa Treatments
- Walking Safaris
- Daytrips to Manyara
- Lounge Bar
- Infinity Pool
- Game Drives
Spend a full day exploring Lake Manyara National Park, back dropped by the spectacular Great Rift Valley. In the former, look beyond the floodplain to acacia woodlands for resident tree-climbing lions. Other games at the plains in abundance are the elephants, impalas and zebras which traverse the plains until the river calls. Accommodation- Escarpment Luxury Lodge. Meals Plan: BLD
Travel overland to your elegant lodge, set within an Arabica coffee estate, nestled amid wildlife-populated grasslands of the Ngorongoro Crater, an ancient volcanic caldera. Accommodation - Escarpment Luxury Lodge. Meals Plan: BLD
The Manor at Ngorongoro, located in the north west Tanzania and with its 9 luxurious cottages (18 Suites), family cottage, and magnificent main Manor House, is one of the first safari lodges of its kind to blend East African hospitality with old-world Afro-European architecture and decor. Located adjacent to the famous Ngorongoro conservation area and within a 1500-acre Arabica coffee estate, The Manor is reminiscent of an elegant up-country farm home in the Cape Dutch-style of architecture.
The Manor at Ngorongoro provides the perfect environment to relax and take in the outstanding natural beauty of its gardens and the coffee-bush laden hills. However the drama that is Africa is but a short distance away.
- Lunch at the crater floor
- Game Drives to Manyara N.Park
- Horse Riding
- Manor Estate Picnic
- Mountain Biking
- Sundowner Cocktails
- Deep Tissue Massage
Set out on a full-day game drive to explore the panoramic, short-grass prairies along the crater floor, home to rare black rhinos as well as lions, hyenas and gazelles. See vibrant flamingos mirrored in shallow waters and a near-endless procession of other winged wonders, all coexisting with colorfully garbed Maasai herdsmen, who call the stunning landscape home. This afternoon, visit a Maasai village and meet with an elder to learn about local culture and traditions. Accommodation - The Manor at Ngorongoro | Meals: B L D
Drive to Serengeti National Park, pausing for a privately guided visit at archaeologically rich Olduvai Gorge en route. The vast Tanzanian landscape hosts one of earth’s last remaining wildlife spectacles: the annual Great Migration, when a staggering number of herbivores trek across the Serengeti plains in search of water and fresh grass, hungry predators following in their wake. Over the next two days, your adventure may reveal giraffes, wildebeests, elephants and much more on morning and afternoon game drives through the boundless Serengeti, home of one of the largest wildlife populations in the world. Keep your camera at the ready for a flash of cheetahs, herd of buffalo or pride of lions. Have a chance to see over 500 species of birds, among them eagles, who glide effortlessly above the sun-soaked landscape. Accommodation - Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti | Meals: B L D
Four Seasons delivers memorable ways to experience the Serengeti, with unique activities that include hot-air balloon rides across the plains, picnics in the bush, and safari photography classes. Our Discovery Centre is a great place to learn about African culture and history. You can get to know the local Maasai people and become involved in socially responsible programs, such as those that help local schools and support wildlife conservation.
- All Inclusive Service
- Unique Dining Experiences
- Infinity Pool Overlooking Serengeti
- Personalized Activities
- Educational Discovery Center
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
- Fitness Center & Spa
- Complimentary Kids Club
After breakfast, Fly to the Masai Mara via Arusha and Nairobi. After settling into your lodge or tented accommodations within the Masai Mara, the northern extension of the Serengeti, immerse yourself in the wild during an afternoon game drive. Follow the Mara River to see crocodiles bask in the sun; hippos as they wallow in muddy water; and monkeys, busy sparking mischief overhead. Join fellow guests for cocktails, followed by an elegant, informative dinner highlighting the days ahead. Accommodation - Sanctuary Olonana Luxury Tented Camp | Meals: B L D
Sanctuary Olonana is an award-winning tented safari camp on a private stretch of the Mara River in the heart of Kenya’s most famous game reserve, the Masai Mara. This small and exclusive camp, the first of Sanctuary's luxury safari properties, was built along sustainable lines which, along with our innovative wetlands and tree-planting projects, have earned Sanctuary Olonana a Gold Award from Ecotourism Kenya. Game drives, cultural visits, bush dinners, sundowners, scenic flights and balloon rides, Olonana makes for a wonderful African safari.
- Game Drives
- Maasai Cultural Visit
- Nature Walks
- Visit to a School
- Hot Air Balloon Safari
- Bush Breakfasts/Dinners/Picnics
- Kids Activities
Spend two full days exploring the open savanna, woodlands and tree-fringed rivers of the Masai Mara, where patience is rewarded with unique sightings: leopards, which retrieve kills from acacia branches high above, or elephants protecting their young from opportunistic lions. Game viewing is never dull in the Mara, especially when the dramatic, annual Great Migration unfolds. Keep your eyes trained for elephant, zebra and lion sightings as well as a variety of gazelle species. Amid stunning scenery and inspiring wildlife, see Maasai tribesmen traverse the plains or herd goats and cattle. Accommodation - Sanctuary Olonana Luxury Tented Camp | Meals: B L D
Fly back to Nairobi and spend the afternoon at leisure in a comfortable day room. In the evening, transfer to the airport for your departure flight or opt for an option beach holiday extension to Zanzibar | Meals Plan: B