Intrepids camps offer a unique combination of stunning views, superb accommodation, and fantastic game viewing adventures. With expert safari guides and an array of cultural, sporting and family activities, it’s a great choice for a family safari. This itinerary is fully flexible and the number of days at each location can be changed.
Day 1 Daily Heathrow–Nairobi
Fly from Heathrow overnight to Nairobi.
Day 2 Nairobi
Transfer to your hotel for a day at leisure or choose from a selection of optional excursions (see page 10). Overnight: Nairobi Serena Hotel.
Day 3 Samburu
After an early breakfast fly to the Samburu National Reserve (approximately 1 hour) and enjoy lunch at your lodge before a late afternoon game drive. Overnight: Samburu Intrepids. (b,l,d)
Day 4 Samburu
Early morning and late afternoon game drives. Overnight: Samburu Intrepids. (b,l,d)
Day 5 Lake Naivasha
After breakfast fly to Wilson airport (approximately 1 hour 10 minutes). Enjoy a picnic lunch. Fly to Naivasha Loldia airstrip, Lake Naivasha (approximately 20 minutes) and transfer to your lodge. Overnight: Great Rift Valley Lodge and Golf Resort. (b,l,d)
Day 6 Lake Naivasha
Following breakfast, enjoy a half-day trip to Lake Nakuru National Park. The afternoon is spent at leisure to enjoy the optional activities at the lodge, including boating and fishing on Lake Naivasha, tennis, a driving range and an 18-hole golf course (book and pay locally). Overnight: Great Rift Valley Lodge and Golf Resort. (b,l,d)
Day 7 Masai Mara
This morning enjoy a boat trip on Lake Naivasha. After lunch transfer to the airstrip for a light aircraft flight to the Masai Mara (approximately 40 minutes). On arrival enjoy an afternoon game drive. Overnight: Mara Intrepids. (b,l,d)
Day 8 Masai Mara
Enjoy an early morning game drive followed by breakfast, or an early morning balloon flight over the Mara followed by a ‘bubbly’ bush breakfast (optional extra). Late afternoon game drive. Overnight: Mara Intrepids. (b,l,d)
Day 9 Extension or Heathrow
Fly by light aircraft in the morning to Nairobi (approximately 1 hour) or on the afternoon flight, including lunch in the Mara £110. Proceed with your chosen extension (see ‘where next’) or return to Heathrow. (b)
Alternatively, fly directly from the Mara to Mombasa, including lunch in the Mara £140.