The 8 Day SkySafari Kenya Classic captures the essence of an adventurous safari through Kenya. Travellers admire the magnificent elephants in Amboseli, enjoy the romance of Meru and explore the untamed wildlife in the Masai Mara. This fully inclusive package includes all accommodation, meals, safari activities as well as transfers to and from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.
The rates start from US$ 6,950.00 (2019 / 2020 / subject to change) per person for seven nights and fluctuate during the different seasons of the year. For this guided and fully inclusive journey, set departure dates are in place with minimum and maximum people allowances. Please inquire for rates and dates for this unforgettable Kenyan Safari.
The first and last day of this incredible journey through Kenya is spent in the cosmopolitan city of Nairobi. Luxury accommodation is provided at the five star Hemingway's Hotel which is tucked away in the green suburb of Karen from where views of the famous Ngong Hills can be admired.
The Luxury Suites feature private terraces and are complemented by full butler service. The Hemingways Hotel in Nairobi, Kenya, is conveniently situated in close proximity to the Giraffe Centre as well as the Sheldrick’s Elephant Orphanage should guests wish to include a visit.
The spectacular backdrop of Mt Kilimanjaro frames the semi-arid grasslands of Amboseli. Home to one of Africa’s largest elephant populations, Amboseli is a scenic mosaic of swamps with water year-round, therefore, sustaining an incredible variety of birdlife and game.
The Tortilis Camp nestles on a hillside from where magnificent views of Mt Kilimanjaro can be admired. En-suite Luxury Tents offer lovely safari accommodation. Located in a private conservancy bordering the National Park, guests can enjoy thrilling walking safaris and stunning African sunsets.
Highlights & Included Activities:
Meru features an arid landscape with permanent and seasonal rivers. The 21,000-acre rhino sanctuary is located within the heart of this park providing a rare opportunity to admire the 'Big 5' in this remote and wild region of Kenya. Elsa's Kopje Meru nestles into a rocky kopje where charming cottage suites are constructed around the natural features of the hill. From each breath-taking vistas over the sweeping Meru plains.
Highlights & Included Activities:
The Masai Mara, offering one of the best wildlife viewing regions in Africa, features rolling plains, thunderous rivers and acacia thickets. Home to an abundance of migratory and resident animals, guests stay in the Masai Mara at the Sand River Masai Mara, a stylish luxury camp located along the banks of the Sand River. The Luxury Tents are designed to recreate a 1930’s luxury safari.
Highlights & Included Activities:
Travellers enjoy during their final morning in the Masai Mara a safari drive or relaxing at the camp. After lunch, the SkySafari plane takes travellers back to Nairobi. That evening guests are treated for a lovely dinner at one of Nairobi’s finest restaurants, then chauffeur driven to the airport in time for the international flight.
The specials listed below will automatically be offered to you when proceeding through the booking process.
SKYSAFARI KENYA CLASSIC : ITINERARY
NAIROBI • AMBOSELI • MERU • MASAI MARA • NAIROBI Hemingways • Tortilis • Elsa's Kopje • Sand River
Day 1: Nairobi - Hemingways Hotel
Welcome to Kenya! You shall arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport where upon arrival, you will be welcomed and met by your SkySafari representative and chauffeured to your hotel in Nairobi. Your 1 night stay at Hemingways Nairobi is on half board basis and drinks (excluding premium drinks).
Day 2: Nairobi / Amboseli - Tortilis Camp
Breakfast at Hemingways Nairobi. Check-out and transfer to Wilson Airport Nairobi, gateway to the flying safaris in Kenya. Time to board the SkySafari Executive Grand Caravan. Your SkySafari will now take to the Air! Flight to Amboseli National Park. After a scenic 45 minutes flight, you will land in the middle of the Park, where the team from Tortilis Camp will warmly welcome you. Enjoy your first game drive en-route to the camp, where you will arrive in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive. Your stay at Tortilis Camp is for 2 nights in an en-suite Safari Tent, and is on all-inclusive basis (includes all meals, bush activities and drinks – excluding premium drinks).
Day 3 : Amboseli - Tortilis Camp
Rise early to watch the African plains game wake up on a game drive and stop for a bush breakfast. Hot lunch will be served at the lodge. If you feel like stretching your legs and seeing the wilderness from a different perspective this afternoon there is a walking safari. Alternatively you can have another game drive, with both activities culminating in cocktails watching the sunset, before returning to camp for dinner.
Day 4: Amboseli / Meru - Elsa's Kopje
Rise early for a game drive, back in time to the lodge for breakfast. Check out, and transfer back to the Amboseli airstrip. The plane will now take you to Meru National Park located in the region of Mount Kenya. The Elsa’s Kopje Team will welcome you and you will be transferred to the Lodge, where lunch will be served. You will be offered a massage for pure relaxation, or alternatively go on a game drive. Dinner and overnight at the Lodge. Your stay at Elsa’s Kopje is for 2 nights in a Cottage Suite, and is on all-inclusive basis (includes all meals, bush activities and drinks – excluding premium drinks).
Day 5: Meru - Elsa's Kopje
Your best chance of spotting game is early in the morning or late afternoon, so rise early and head off into the wilderness. After a morning filled with excitement return to the lodge to relax and to enjoy the peaceful surroundings. Explore more of Meru National Park on a game drive with sundowner drinks served overlooking the park, before returning to the lodge in time for dinner.
Day 6 : Meru / Masai Mara - Sand River Masai Mara
Enjoy a brisk nature walk and enjoy the views from up the hill which forms the Kopje (or small rocky outcrop) that Elsa's is built on. Enjoy the rest of the morning at leisure before lunch will be served overlooking Meru National Park. Your SkySafari pilot will be waiting to take you on a 90-minute flight to the world famous Masai Mara where you land in the middle of the reserve. The Sand River Masai Mara Team will welcome you at the Keekorok airstrip. You will be transferred to the camp with a game drive enroute. Dinner and overnight at the Camp Your stay at Sand River Masai Mara is for 2 nights in a Luxurious Safari Tent, and is on all-inclusive basis (includes all meals, bush activities and drinks – excluding premium drinks).
Day 7 : Masai Mara - Sand River Masai Mara
Early breakfast, followed by a full day of game viewing in the Masai Mara Game Reserve. A picnic hamper lunch will be served out in the wilds. Stop at an authentic Masai Village to interact and learn about the customs and culture of this colourful tribe Back to the Camp for a Farewell Dinner
Day 8 : Masai Mara / Nairobi - Departure
Bush breakfast followed by game drive, back to Camp for lunch. Mid afternoon, you will be transferred back to the Keekorok airstrip for your flight to Wilson Airport Nairobi. Your SkySafari Representative will welcome you upon arrival. You will be chauffeured to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport; before arriving there we will stop at one of Nairobi’s restaurants where dinner will be served. You will arrive at the airport in time for your outbound flight.
Please enquire for departure dates. Rates from US$ 6,950 per person sharing; rates fluctuate according to seasons.