- TOUR OVERVIEW
- DAY 1: NAIROBI – MASAI MARA
- DAYS 2-4: MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE
- DAY 5: MASAI MARA – ZANZIBAR
- DAY 6: STONE TOWN - ZANZIBAR BEACH
- DAYS 7-10: ZANZIBAR BEACH
- DAY 11: DEPART ZANZIBAR
Today you will arrive in Nairobi where you will be met and transferred to Wilson Airport for your short flight into the Masai Mara. You will then embark upon your first game drive en-route to your lodge where you will be able to settle in and enjoy a delicious lunch. In the afternoon head out on your first game drive in search of the Great Migration.
Overnight: in the camp/lodge on Full board
Over the next three days you will spend your time exploring the Masai Mara and the vast range of wildlife which call this incredible area home. You will be staying here at the time of the year which gives you the best opportunity of witnessing the Great Migration. During this time thousands of wildebeest embark on a colossal journey north. You may be able to visit the Talek River to witness the dramatic river crossings; the wildebeest and zebra will be attempting to avoid the many dangers in and around the river including crocodiles. You will have the opportunity to take part in morning and evening game drives, which will often be followed by breakfast picnics and sundowners where you will be able to truly appreciate your stunning surroundings.
Overnight:in the camp/lodge on Full board
This morning you will say your fond farewells to the Masai Mara with one last game drive on your way to the airstrip for your internal flight back to Nairobi. Whilst in Nairobi you will be taken to a local restaurant for lunch (payment of your own accord). You will then arrive back at the airport in plenty of time before your onward flight to the majestic island of Zanzibar. You will be met and transferred the short distance to Stone Town where you will check-in and relax in your hotel for the night.
Overnight: in a city hotel on Bed and breakfast
Today, after breakfast, you will be taken on a half day tour around the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Stone Town. You will explore the narrow streets whilst learning about the colonial architecture which surrounds you. You will then be transferred to Zanzibar Beach where you will check in to your resort in time for a delicious lunch. Spend the afternoon settling into your new surroundings; relaxing by the beach and enjoying sundowners with dinner.
Overnight: in a beach resort on full boad
You will now have four days where you will be able to relax on the bright white sands looking out across the Indian Ocean. During your stay here you will have the opportunity to explore the local area on spice tours, visit nearby fishing villages and a Dhow trip. There are also a number of watersports available including snorkeling, scuba diving and reef walks.
Overnight: in a beach resort on full board
After a leisurely breakfast you will be transferred to the international airport for your onward flight.