Best Kenya Wildlife Safaris & Diani Beach Holiday -(10-Days Authentic Kenya Tours & Adventures)
Experience the Authentic 10-Days Best Kenya Wildlife Safari & Diani Beach Holiday Tours in Kenya.
East African Kenya Wildlife Safari and Diani beach Holiday Safaris in Kenya visit top rewarding Kenya National Parks and game reserves.
This Safari trip stars off from Nairobi to the Masai Mara game reserve. This game reserve is one of the most popular National Game reserve destinations in the whole world.
The Masai Mara game reserve is famous for hosting great herds of plains’ game, including an exceptional population of Masai lions, African leopards, and Tanzanian cheetahs.
As a result, it’s only in Masai mara game Reserve that is by far the best place to see the Great Migration river crossing.
The dramatic Great Migration Wildlife is comprised with includes zebra, gazelle, and wildebeest to and from the Serengeti in Tanzania.
We will have dinner and overnight at our selected quality Mid Range lodges to high-end Luxury Lodges located right at the heart of the park if not long/ realm of the park.
These lodges/Luxury tented camp locations are the best for wildlife game viewing as well as the best spots for the great Wildebeest Migration experience in Masai Mara.
Lake Nakuru National Park Wildlife Safaris
The 10-Days Best Kenya Wildlife Safari & Diani Beach Holiday Tours in Kenya then proceed to explore the Great Rift Valley floor- Lake Nakuru National Park.
This pink lake is colored by a flock of over one million pink flamingoes loitering along the shores of Lake Nakuru.
Besides, lake Nakuru National Park hosts an excellent number of white rhinos, warthogs, giraffes, zebra, hippos, ostriches, and lions.
Quintessentially African, Lake Nakuru National Park is only 170 kilometers north-west of Nairobi.
Best of Kenya Amboseli Safaris & Mount Kilimanjaro View
This will be our third trip destination. The park’s prime attraction is the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro, which is a Kenyan safari must-see.
Enjoy the view of a free-standing roof of Africa coming out from the mist in the early morning characterized by the excellent encounter of the largest tusk Elephants ever see grazing at the feet of Mount Kilimanjaro.
The park is home to as many as 370 species of birds and you can expect to see zebras, wildebeest, spotted hyenas, lions, cheetahs, giraffes, buffalo, warthogs, impalas, jackals, and leopards.
We will spend 2 nights here, exploring the park.
Enjoy a peaceful, comfortable dinner and overnight at Amboseli Kibo Luxury Tented camp.
In conclusion, the camp is located at the gate of Amboseli Kimana gate.
This camp offers you the best view of Mount Kilimanjaro even from the comfort of your tent balcony.
Tsavo East & Tsavo WestNational Park Safaris
Tsavo National Park compresses of two Parks, both Tsavo East and West National park’s forms the largest protected wildlife sanctuary in Kenya.
More remote than Kenya’s other safari parks, the massive area offers vast landscapes to explore.
The sight of elephants spraying the blue waters of the Galana River on themselves is one you’ll cherish for life.
Similarly, you can also spot the giraffe, cheetah, lion, serval cat, leopard, oryx, gazelle, buffalo, antelope, striped hyena, impala, and approximately 500 species of birds.
In comparison, Tsavo East is also home to two iconic trees, the baobab, and the doum palm.
We will then call our trip adventure to end with a drop off to Diani Beach for your beach holiday safari experience in Kenya.
10-Days Best Kenya Wildlife Safaris & Diani Beach Tours summary
This stunning Kenya Wildlife Safari and Coastal-Diani Beach holiday trip experience invites you to join a once in a lifetime experience on Kenyan soil.
Moreover, you will immerse in this prime wildlife area and you will connect with nature on every level.
You will leave with unforgettable memories and with a great desire to come back.
Embark on this wild journey!
10-Days Best Wildlife Safaris & Diani Beach Holiday Highlights
- 6-Exciting game drives
- Optional Boat ride in Lake Naivasha
- See the Big Five, wildebeest, zebras, and various birds
- Wildlife viewing in Maasai Mara, Lake Naivasha, Amboseli, and Tsavo East
- Transport in an open-roof 4×4 Safari Va.
- Daily meals and mineral water
- 9 nights’ accommodation and finally
- Airport transfers
10-Days Best Kenya Wildlife Safaris & Diani Beach Holiday Styles
- Kenya Wildlife Safari Tours & Beach Holiday Adventure
- 9 activity days
- Group size: Minimum of 2 participants
- Airport transfer included Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
10-Days Best Wildlife Safaris & Diani Beach Holiday best time Travel?
The best time to visit Kenya is during the Dry season from late June to October (these are the best wildlife viewing months).
Most importantly, the wildebeest migration usually reaches the Masai Mara in August and remains until October when they move back to the Serengeti in Tanzania.
Moreover, if your intention is to purely catch the great Wildebeest migration river crossing then; July to September is the perfect time for you to travel to Kenya.
The Wildebeest Migration river crossing is at its peak and because of this, you can never miss witnessing them crossing the river.
The rainy seasons are also good times to travel, as there are fewer visitors and you can admire the striking emerald vegetation.
Kenya’s best time travel time Table in summery:
Minimum group size
- This trip requires a minimum of 2 participants
10-Days Best Kenya Wildlife Safaris & Diani Beach Holiday Tour optional
These are activities that are not included in the safari package but add appetite to your dream African Safari experience.
First of all; Hot air balloon ride over the Mara Plains:
You can touch the skies with a hot air balloon safari that will see you soar above all of the action.
Secondly; Maasai Mara village visit:
You can experience how the Maasai people live in the middle of the bush, with zebras grazing and lions roaring just outside their homes.
Consequently, get to know their culture and customs on a visit to the traditional Maasai village.
Thirdly & Finally; Tiwi Beach: –
Engage in a game of volleyball;
Alternatively, take a refreshing dip in the ocean;
In the same fashion, take part in a fun activity such as sailing,
And finally; jet-skiing, or snorkeling.
Day 1: Nairobi – Maasai Mara National Reserve
You will be driven from Nairobi to the Maasai Mara National Reserve. Skirting around Mount Suswa, the road first heads north to Maai Mahiu, south of Lake Naivasha, before turning west to Narok and continuing west and then south to the Maasai Mara National Reserve.
A highlight of this journey is the first glimpse of the huge Rift Valley’s emptiness just past Limuru, at the top of the escarpments of the valley.
Mount Longonot, Hell’s Gate National Park, and Lake Naivasha may be glimpsed to the north, while the plains seem to sweep on forever to the south.
The drive will take approximately four to five hours before you will arrive at Mara Sopa Lodge for check-in and to enjoy lunch later in the afternoon.
After that, you will go for your first evening game drive and then you will enjoy dinner.
Variety is what distinguishes the exceptional from the mundane and this reserve offers copious amounts of variation.
This is the best time of the day to see nocturnal hunters preparing for their nightly expeditions.
Watering holes are also usually busy just before sunset, as animals, such as hippos, return to their resting spots while others congregate to drink before retiring for the night.
Day 2: Maasai Mara National Reserve
You will enjoy a full day of amazing game drives. Discover the Maasai Mara National Reserve, the most famous and most visited reserve in Kenya.
Covering an area of 1510 square kilometers, the Maasai Mara reserve is, in fact, the extension in the Kenyan territory of the vast Serengeti Park in Tanzania.
Together, they constitute a huge ecosystem in which animals move freely. All large African animals are present.
Famous for its rich wildlife, the Maasai Mara is home to not only the Big Five but also many birds, over 500 species have been recorded. Along the rivers, crocodiles and hippos lie in wait. Composed of vast rolling plains and hills, the Maasai Mara is dotted with umbrella thorn acacias and thorny thickets.
In the Maa language, Mara means “spotted” and may refer to the colorful landscapes.
Alternatively, the name may refer to the arrival of over two million herbivores during the annual migration (wildebeest, gazelles, and zebras).
You will spend another night at Mara Sopa Lodge, where all your meals will be served.
Day 3: Maasai Mara National Reserve – Lake Nakuru Park
You will be driven from the Maasai Mara National Reserve to Lake Nakuru National Park. The road first heads north and east to Narok, before turning east to Maai Mahiu, south of Lake Nakuru.
The drive will last between 5 and 6 hours. Route details and journey times may vary depending on road conditions.
You will arrive at Lake Nakuru Lodge for check-in and to enjoy lunch later in the afternoon.
Depart for an evening game drive at 1600Hrs to look out for the rhinos.
The park is surrounded by wooded and bushy grasslands, a splendor of a grey-green forest of euphorbia candelabrum, and offers sanctuary to some of the world’s most endangered creatures like both the white and black rhino.
Kenya’s first rhino sanctuary is established in this park since the rhino is an endangered species.
In this park also lies the shimmering waters of Lake Nakuru which is packed with pink flamingoes.
You will come across wildlife such as the rock hyrax, colobus monkey, hippo, leopard, lion, black and white rhinos, waterbuck, striped hyena, the golden cat, Rothschild giraffe, Thomsons, and grant gazelles.
You will spend the night at Lake Nakuru Lodge, where all your meals will be served.
Day 4: Lake Nakuru – Amboseli National Park
You will be driven from Lake Nakuru to Amboseli National Park. The road linking the lakes runs south from Baringo and Bogoria to Nakuru, before turning southeast to Elementaita and Naivasha.
From Naivasha, the road ascends the Rift Valley escarpment before reaching Limuru, known for its tea plantations, and continuing down to Nairobi.
From Nairobi, the road leads south and east, mainly through open grassland, descending to an altitude of 1145 meters at Amboseli.
The journey will last between six and eight hours. The route details and journey times may vary depending on road conditions.
You will arrive at Kibo Safari Camp for check-in. Then, later in the afternoon, you will enjoy a game drive through the Amboseli National Park.
Day 5: Amboseli National Park
You will enjoy a full day of game drives. Located along the Tanzanian border, the park derives its name from the Maasai word “Empusel,” meaning salty, dusty place.
Declared a national park in 1974 to protect its unique and fragile ecosystem, the Amboseli National Park offers landscapes of remarkable contrasts: arid zones alongside the lush oases of the swamps.
The ecosystem of this low rainfall region depends on water from Mount Kilimanjaro (5895 meters).
A particular feature of Amboseli is the possibility to take picture postcard photos of elephants against the backdrop of Kilimanjaro.
Covering an area of 392 square kilometers, the park is, in addition to elephants, home to numerous animals as well as 400 species of birds that live alongside the Maasai villages.
You will spend the night at Kibo Safari Camp and you will also enjoy delicious meals.
Day 6: Amboseli National Park – Tsavo East National Park
You will be driven from Amboseli National Park to Tsavo East National Park. First, you will be traveling in a south-easterly direction, where the route will pass to the north of Mount Kilimanjaro before branching north to Emali.
From there, the main Nairobi – Mombasa road leads southeast to the Tsavo East National Park, entering Voi Gate.
The journey will last approximately four hours and a half. The route details and journey times may vary depending on road conditions.
You will arrive at Voi Safari Lodge for check-in and then, later in the afternoon, you will enjoy a game drive through the Tsavo East National Park.
Tsavo East is separated from the western part of the park by the railway linking Nairobi to Mombasa. No fence separates the two parks at present, allowing animals to move freely from one place to another.
Day 7 to 9: Tsavo East Park – Diani Beach, South Coast, Kenya
You will enjoy breakfast, and then you will enjoy the en-route game drive in the Tsavo East National Park as you head to Mombasa.
The main Nairobi – Mombasa road runs between Tsavo East and Tsavo West and is joined typically at either Voi or Manyani.
From here, the road leads southeast through the Taru Desert, an arid, scorched wilderness.
Thereafter, the scenery will become progressively more tropical, the heat and humidity will increase, and the landscape will change to coconut palms, papaya, and other coastal vegetation.
The journey will last approximately four hours. The route details and journey times may vary depending on road conditions.
Here, you will enjoy a coastal beach holiday and relax on the beautiful white sand, while sipping a refreshing cocktail. You will have the next three days at Amani Tiwi Beach Resort.
For these three days, you will enjoy delicious meals.
Day 10: Tiwi Beach, Mombasa – Moi International Airport
You will enjoy breakfast and then you will be transferred to Moi International Airport (MBA) for your outbound international flight back home.