Enjoy a Unique Wildlife and Beach Safari
Experience a thrilling week of adventure in Kenya exploring various attractions from the north to the south of this wildlife country. Whether you are looking for an exciting beach safari or a laid back game excursion in the plains of Maasai Mara, this holiday will give you a bit of every attraction that makes Kenya the best destination in the world.
Bring your family and friends along for this adventure because there is something for everyone. The trip lets you see all your fantasies unfold in real time. If you have always wondered how it would feel to get close to flamingos, lions, rhinos, cheetahs, leopards, elephants, giraffes and zebras among other species, you only need to spend a day in Lake Nakuru National Park and Maasai Mara. If you have always wanted to feel the heat of beach sand under your feet, you need a day’s stay in Mombasa to enjoy lengthy beach walks and water sports.
Fly into Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for a weeklong adventure in Kenya. Our ground representative will be waiting for you at the airport, to lead you to the road transfer ride to Sarova Stanley Hotel. This luxurious hotel sits in the middle of the central business district. Its sheer size commands the CBD and the bright exterior is eye catching. Pull into the hotel’s driveway and an elegantly dressed doorman opens the door and ushers you into the reception. The ambient, spacious hall exudes opulence, nobility and a dash of modern interior décor.
The Stanley Hotel’s over a century service to business and leisure travelers makes it a market leader when it comes to excellent accommodation within Nairobi. The rooms are impeccably furnished with large beds, dressers, a set of chairs and appealing wall paintings.
Check into your room and relax after your flight. A large window gives a sneak peak at the busy streets of Nairobi and at night, with the street lights on and traffic, the view if picturesque. The rooms occupy several floors, and you do not have to go out to enjoy a good meal. Sarova Stanley Hotel has several onsite restaurants and bars such as Thorn Tree Café, Thai Chi Restaurant and the Pool Deck Restaurant. This variety comes with a great choice of cuisine and if you do not wish to have dinner in the restaurant, the 24-hour dining service can sort you out.
Lake Nakuru National Park
Wake up to a slow build up of traffic just outside the hotel though you will only see this through the window because the serene environment in your room and within the hotel is quite the opposite. Enjoy a lavish breakfast in the restaurant and say goodbye en-route to the Great Rift Valley. The trip to Lake Nakuru National Park is about two hours long from Nairobi. It is an exciting road trip viewing the change of scenery as you penetrate the rift valley. A notable attraction along this way is the Great Rift Valley viewpoint. The host for your tour of this region is Sarova Lion Hill Lodge, within Lake Nakuru National Park. Arrive at lunch time. Sit in the spacious dining area for a hearty meal after you check in. The layout of this establishment ensures most rooms have uninterrupted view of the flamingo covered lake. From the private deck, you can see the pink rim of flamingos within the blue waters of Lake Nakuru.
The rooms are furnished to perfection. A large bed, a dresser, a day bed, mirrors, wall lighting fixtures, mats and wall paintings make up the interior décor. The rooms at Sarova Lion Hill Lodge are big enough for one, and spacious for families to live in peace and privacy.
Embark on an afternoon excursion of Lake Nakuru National Park. This conservation area houses a rhino sanctuary to protect the black and white rhinos from extinction due to poaching. Nonetheless, there are other species to see such as the lion, cheetah, Rothschild giraffe, hippo and the colobus monkey.
Have breakfast at Sarova Lion Hill Lodge. The African themed dining room gives you good view of the garden when enjoying your meal. The next stop is Maasai Mara National Reserve. It is over five hours by road from Lake Nakuru so brace yourself for an adventurous drive through the rift valley to the end of this great gorge, south of Kenya.
Maasai Mara National Reserve is an expansive conservation area with miles of savannah vegetation dotted with indigenous trees, hills and thickets. Sarova Mara Game Camp will host you in a luxurious tent furnished with modern facilities and amenities. This property has lush gardens and a swimming pool where you can relax outdoors. Tents have a permanent roof and a wooden floor. The serene interior makes it easy for you to relax after a long drive from Lake Nakuru.
Explore the plains of this reserve in the afternoon after a hearty meal at Sarova Mara Game Camp. View wildebeests, elephants, lions, zebras, gazelles, cheetahs and leopards among others. Go back to the camp to enjoy cocktail drinks around a campfire and for an exquisite meal in the restaurant.
Spend the next day in the plains of Maasai Mara. Enjoy a whole day of game drives and birding tours. This park has about 500 species of birds and hundreds of land animals. If your trip is between July and October, during the great wildebeest migration, the plains will have a larger number of animals. Nonetheless, Maasai Mara has great adventures any day or month of the year.
Get back to the lodge for dinner. Unwind after a great day in the bush.
Start your last day at Sarova Mara Game Camp with breakfast before a midmorning game drive. Our guide will transfer you to the airstrip for a flight to Mombasa in the early hours of the afternoon. The flight takes about 45 minutes, and our guide will be at the airport to transfers you to Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa. This beachfront palatial lodge has excellent accommodation rooms for families, couples and individual travelers. The rooms have beautiful interior décor from the paintings on the walls to the choice of drapery and mats. The presidential suites have a Jacuzzi and a private veranda with a stunning view of the swimming pools while the standard rooms promise an unforgettable experience showering the occupant with excellent amenities and privacy.
Staying within the lodge is as fun as going to the beach. Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa has four swimming pools laden with amazing water sporting facilities such as water slides and diving boards. It also has on site restaurants and bars so you can rest assured you will have excellent meals whether you wish to have a light snack at Minazi Café or a succulent steak at Lido Grill.
Check in, and relax in the lodge ahead of a sumptuous meal in the evening.For the next two days, explore this region through scuba diving expeditions, sailing, snorkeling, jet skiing and sailing in the pristine waters of the Indian Ocean. Land sports such as golf, tennis and volleyball are also available.
Wake up to the bright rays of the sun sneaking into your room and a cool breeze from the ocean. Have breakfast at Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa before you fly back to Nairobi, for a flight out of the country.