Day 1: Meru Day 2: Bisinandi Reserve Day 3: Tana River/Boran Cultural Centre Day 4: Sosian Ranch/Nyamben Hills/Mt. Kenya Day 5: Sosian Ranch Day 6: Masai Mara Day 7: Masai Mara Reserve/Mara River Day 8: Masai Village Day 9: Nairobi
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Big game, untouched tribes, and stunning landscapes in Kenya, the birthplace of "safari"
From the spectacular river and wildlife-rich terrain of Meru National Park to the legendary tribesmen and wild game of the Masai Mara National Reserve, venture away from the masses into the heart of Kenya on this not-to-be-missed African safari.
Set off at first light in search of Bisinandi Reserve’s countless species of wild game, including lion, leopard, cheetah, elephant, rhino, gazelle, zebra, kudu, and giraffe
Fish one of the clear rivers of Meru National Park for catfish, barble, and tilapia (our chefs will serve up your catch for dinner!)
Explore the Laikipia plateau by horseback
Search for leopard, aardvark, gennet, and serval cats by spotlight on a nocturnal game drive
Enjoy brunch in the shade of an acacia tree, keeping an eye out for herds of passing elephant
Shop for traditional crafts and jewelry and get to know the Masai herdsman in a local village
Visit a crossing point of the Mara River, where wildebeest and zebra brave crocodile infested waters in search of greener pastures
Sip a cocktail at by the fireside before indulging in a sumptuous meal served by your gracious staff in a candlelit mess tent
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9 days/ 8 nights
Nights 1-3: Offbeat Meru Camp is small, traditional and located on the edge of Meru National Park in the Bisanadi National Reserve in a stunning location overlooking the Bisanadi River with beautiful riverine forest.
Nights 4&5: Sosian Ranch is a 24,000 acre private wildlife conservancy combining tourism, conservation and traditional cattle ranching in Laikipia’s highlands. Sosian’s original ranch house was built in the 1940’s by Italian artisans, and in recent years was beautifully restored to accommodate up to 14 people in the atmosphere of a private home, now known as Sosian Lodge.
Nights 6-8: Offbeat Mara Camp one of the smallest camps in the Mara, Offbeat Mara Camp has just six tents and is located on the Olare Orok River in the Mara North Conservancy. This small and exclusive tented camp offers a truly private, traditional safari experience with close access to the famous Masai Mara National Reserve
Offbeat Meru Camp is a 12 bedded luxury semi-permanent camp situated just outside the park in Bisanandi Reserve
Lions, leopards, cheetahs, elephants, black and white rhinos, eland, gerenuks, beisa oryxes, grant's gazelles, grevy's zebras, lesser kudus and reticulated giraffes as well as 380 species of birds, just to name a few of the animals you can catch a glimpse of on a safari in Kenya
Visit one of the main crossing points for the wildebeest and zebra as they brave the crocodile infested waters in search of greener pastures