2 Nights - 3 Days Lake Nakuru National Park and Naivasha

 

This short safari is ideal for a weekend and it can start on Friday and end on Sunday. The safari takes you to Lake Nakuru and Naivasha Bogoria in the Great Rift Valley.

 

About Lake Nakuru

Lake Nakuru National Park is flamingo land. It is home to a huge number of lesser flamingos. At any given time, every flamingo in the world seems to be at this beautiful shallow alkaline lake, just south of Nakuru town. The lake is a spectacular ocean of pink surrounded by forest and plains that are home other wildlife too. With a total area size of 368 square kilometers and home to more than 450 different kinds of birds, Lake Nakuru park is one of the finest ornithological sights in the world. The Lake is world famous as the location of the greatest bird spectacle on earth.

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Day 1: Nairobi and Lake Nakuru
Our driver/guide will pick you from the place of your choice within Nairobi at about 0800hrs. Our journey to Lake Nakuru will cut across the Great Rift Valley, with Mt Longonot in the background. You will also see the enchanting Lake Naivasha, the highest and purest of the Great Rift Valley lakes.

 

We will arrive in time for lunch at the Merica Hotel in Lake Nakuru National park. After lunch, we will set out for an afternoon game viewing drive. The park is renown to be a bird watchers’ paradise due to the numerous populations of birds, the most famous being the thousands of flamingos which form a very beautiful deep pink coloration around the edges of the lake shore.

 

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Apart from these flamingos and other over 400 species of birds, there are approx 400 other species of birds visiting the lake. Also, many species of game can be found in the park including the introduced Rothschild's giraffe, black and white rhino, waterbuck, reedbuck, lion, buffalo, leopard, baboon and many species of plains game.

 

We have a late evening game drive. We return for dinner and overnight at the Merica Hotel

 

About Lake Naivasha

Lake Naivasha National Park is located in Nakuru County in the Great Rift Valley, North-West of Nairobi capital. The park is composed of a fresh water lake with a surface area of 139km2. The lake is surrounded by green vegetation forming a habitat for over 400 bird species. The quiet scenery of the park favors the existence of plenty of arrays of wildlife animals, from Buffalos, hippopotamus, Klipspringer, Giraffe, Baboons, Hartebeest, Eland Thompson's Gazelle and sometimes Leopard and Cheetah.

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Day 2: Lake Nakuru and Lake Naivasha
We have early breakfast at the Merica hotel and then begin our journey to Lake Naivasha with en-route game drive in Lake Nakuru. We arrive in time for lunch at the Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge.


You spend the afternoon with leisure on your own. We can also take you for a boat ride at Lake Naivasha (payable direct at the lake and the cost not included in our price). We conduct you for an evening walk around the lake and then return for dinner and overnight at the Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge.

Day 3: Lake Naivasha and Nairobi

After breakfast at the Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge, we leave for Nairobi. We drive slowly and make stop-overs along the way to allow you enjoy the beauty of the Great Rift Valley. We arrive in the capital city early afternoon and drop you at the place of your choice within Nairobi.

Tour Price Includes:

 

  • Full board accommodation whilst on safari
  • Meal plan as described, B=Breakfast, L=Lunch and D=Dinner.
  • Accommodation in double/twin/triple room sharing
  • All park entrance fees to include government taxes and service of an English, French or German speaking professional driver/guide
  • Game drives as detailed in the itinerary
  • Exclusive transport in a safari tour mini bus 4 x 4 with a game viewing roof hatch and UHF radio.

 

Things you need to budget for. The price does not include:

  • Tips
  • Laundry
  • Drinks
  • Items of a personal nature

 

 

 


 

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