12 days, 11 nights best of Kenya & Tanzania budget camping safari

Visit and see the wonders of nature both in Kenya and Tanzania.
See the Big Five on this 11 night tour of the parks from Nairobi! The tour will take you on a loop to Maasai Mara and you will cross over to Tanzania where our jeep will be awaiting you to take you round 4 major parks Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Tarangire and Lake Manyara.

per adult from

$4,052

NZD

Duration

12 days

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • 11x Breakfast
    • 10x Dinner
    • 10x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 11 nights
    • Accommodation as per itinerary
    • Driver/guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Bottled water
    What's excluded :
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities

  • Day 1: Arrival in Nairobi

    Pass By: Nairobi, Nairobi
    Pickup from the airport/hotel by our professional English speaking guide/driver and be taken to your hotel in Nairobi for the overnight on bed and breakfast basis.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation included: Ibis Style Hotel

    Day 2: Nairobi to Maasai Mara National Reserve

    Pass By: Maasai Mara National Reserve, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Rift Valley Province
    At 8 o'clock you will be picked up from your Nairobi Hotel and commence the drive to Maasai Mara via the great rift valley view point where you will have a breathtaking view of the floor of the rift valley. Lunch will be picnic on the way. In the afternoon after you check in depart for a game viewing drive in the Mara Reserve. Return back to the camp for a sumptuous buffet dinner ending with good time for resting at tented camp

    Masai Mara Reserve is the most popular tourism destination in Kenya. Located in the Great Rift Valley in primarily open grassland. Wildlife is most concentrated on the reserve’s western escarpment. It’s regarded as the jewel of Kenya’s wildlife viewing areas. The annual wildebeest’s migration alone involves over 1.5 million animals arriving in July and departing in November. Hardly can a visitor miss to spot the big five. The phenomenal wildebeest migration which is a spectacular event only seen in Maasai mara is the wonder of the world.

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Lenchada Touristic Camp

    Day 3: Full Day Game Drive in Masai Mara Reserve

    Pass By: Maasai Mara National Reserve, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Rift Valley Province
    Spend the full day exploring Masai Mara in search of the Big Five. You will have picnic lunches in the Reserve as you scale the Mara beauty sited at the banks of Mara River.

    Optional: In the evening, Visit the local Masai village for a Masai cultural tour at USD 10 per person. Learn about the Masai community and interact with the local Masai people. An overnight at the Masai village can be organized upon request.
    A balloon safari at USD 400 per person (optional) can be organized early morning on this day then proceed with the normal program. It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place: the great migration. This is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (in Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are the predators of the savanna – lions, cheetahs, jackals, hyenas and vultures.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Lenchada Touristic Camp

    Day 4: Depart Maasai Mara to Lake Nakuru National Park

    Pass By: Lake Nakuru National Park, Lake Nakuru National Park, Rift Valley Province
    You will enjoy the last early morning game drive in Mara Reserve followed by breakfast. Thereafter commence drive to Nakuru.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: LANET MAT FAM RESORT

    Day 5: Lake Nakuru to Lake Naivasha/Hell’s Gate

    Pass By: Lake Naivasha, Naivasha Kenya
    Depart at 7 am. You will start your trip to Lake Naivasha/Hell's Gate National Park for a mini safari. In hells gate people have the option of doing a biking safari people do that here. We arrive at hell gate at 9 am and then we will finish at 12.30 . Head for lunch at the fishermans restaurant. . Enjoy an evening boat on Lake Naivasha for 1 hour for hippo viewing and bird watching.

    In the afternoon proceed to your hotel.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Taphe Resort

    Day 6: Lake Naivasha to Namanga Border

    Pass By: Namanga, Namanga, Rift Valley Province
    Breakfast at the resort and thereafter proceed to Namanga which is the border town to get ready for the Tanzania part.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Namanga River hotel.

    Day 7: Namanga/Arusha to Manyara National Park

    Pass By: Lake Manyara National Park, Lake Manyara National Park, Arusha Region
    Drive to Arusha and join a group to Manyara national park.

    Manyara is 2 hours drive from Arusha and it’s a small park that you can do game drives for 2 to 3 hours. Game drive after lunch until evening.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: seronera campsite

    Day 8: Lake Manyara to Serengeti National Park

    Pass By: Serengeti National Park, Serengeti National Park
    Breakfast then Leave for Serengeti. Arrive and start game drive enroute to the camp.

    More game drives afternoon until late evening

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Seronera Campsite

    Day 9: Serengeti to Ngorongoro

    Pass By: Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Arusha Region
    Early morning game drive in Serengeti until 1 pm.
    Depart after lunch. Game drive enroute to ngorongoro and arrive at simba campsite to spend night there.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Simba Campsite

    Day 10: Ngorongoro to Tarangire National Park

    Pass By: Tarangire National Park, Tarangire National Park, Arusha Region
    Breakfast, game drive then leave for Ngorongoro for a safari game drive with picnic lunch. Depart after 1 pm and start drive to Tarangire National park

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: campsite

    Day 11: Tarangire to Arusha

    Pass By: Arusha, Arusha, Arusha Region
    Breakfast, then leave for game drive until 1pm and start the drive to Arusha.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Venus Premier Hotel

    Day 12: Arusha to Nairobi

    Pass By: Nairobi, Nairobi
    Breakfast, then Board a shuttle to arrive in Nairobi at around 3 pm.

    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Nairobi, Nairobi
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pickup available at airbnbs, private apartments and at the airport Pick up from the airport is at a fee of 20$Airports
    • Jomo Kenyatta Intl Airport, Nairobi Kenya
    Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Bush Pumba Safaris

Activity ID: V-105040P11

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