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Travelmarvel

Kenya and Tanzania Adventure

Nairobi to Kilimanjaro

Trip Code: AFTKT14
14 Days
37 Meals
2 Countries
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Trip Inclusions

  • 13 nights in premium accommodation
  • Services of a Travelmarvel Tour Director, local guides and expert game trackers
  • All flights within East Africa
  • 37 meals, tipping, game park fees and transfers
  • Enjoy the opportunity to embark on up to 15 exciting game drives 
  • Meet the locals at a Maasai village visit
  • At the village of Mto Wa Mbu, meet the children at the local school
  • Sleep in the heart of the Serengeti at Kati Kati tented camp

Map & Itinerary

Trip Notes

  • Itinerary subject to change
  • Prices include tipping, transfers and all internal flights (including airport taxes, which are subject to change), as per itinerary and Flying Doctor Service in East Africa
  • Flights to and from Africa are not included
Africa Map 2024-26 AFTKT14
Nairobi to Kilimanjaro

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Insider Experience

Enjoy an included special or unique excursion or event

Start your African adventure in Nairobi. This evening, you’ll meet your friendly Tour Director, who will provide you with an introduction to the next chapter of your incredible adventure into East Africa.

Stay: Nairobi, 2.5.4 Ole Sereni Hotel

It’s time to explore the incredible country of Kenya. Your first stop is Amboseli National Park. The signature attraction here is spotting hundreds of elephants, set to the backdrop of Mt Kilimanjaro. Bird watchers will also delight in knowing that 370 bird species can be spotted in the area. Arrive at Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge in time for lunch. Located in the heart of this world-famous national park, the lodge offers you the perfect base from which to embark on your Kenyan safari. After lunch, begin an afternoon game drive to look for the Big Five, as well as hippos and a variety of waterfowl, which can be found near the park’s wetlands. Sundowner drinks at Observation Hill rounds out a perfect first game drive in Amboseli National Park. You’ll then return to the lodge to relax and savour an expertly prepared dinner.

Stay: Two Nights, Amboseli National Park, Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge

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Close up photo of a laughing Zebra

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

The morning takes you to a local Maasai village where you’ll wander about the homes that the Maasai have built with their own hands. Delight in their unique and colourful jewellery and interact with the villagers to learn about their authentic daily life.


Wake early to enjoy some tea and a snack in preparation for another exciting day. For this afternoon’s game viewing, your expert game driver/tracker will be on hand to ensure that you are presented with the best opportunities possible to see the animals of Kenya. Experience a real highlight and have the chance to view elephants roaming against the backdrop of Mt Kilimanjaro. While travelling in smaller groups today, you’re able to get a closer vantage point to this fabulous wildlife show. In between game drives, you’ll return to the lodge to relax and indulge in delicious meals.

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It’s onto the next adventure as you take a short flight to Nairobi. Continue by 4WD to Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge, situated on a stunning range of hills that form the western limits of Africa’s Great Rift Valley. Arrive just in time for lunch. You may also wish to take advantage of the lodge’s beautiful surrounds and embark on a stunning nature walk around the property. The afternoon is all about wildlife spotting with a game drive. Afterwards, enjoy dinner at your lodge this evening.

Stay: Two Nights, Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge

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Bound by rocky escarpments and brimming with hordes of animals, a day of game drives at Lake Nakuru National Park offers yet another window into the life of Africa’s animal kingdom. On the floor of the Great Rift Valley, surrounded by wooded and bushy grassland, this beautiful park will leave you spellbound. This morning, look for rare white rhinos around the soda-encrusted lake at the centre of the park. Keep your eyes locked on the grassy plains in search of zebras, buffalo and graceful Rothschild’s giraffes. If you’re lucky, you may even spot an awe-inspiring leopard. Return to your lodge for lunch and time to relax before an afternoon game drive.

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Awake to the sounds of the African bush as you prepare to travel to your next destination. Soak up the dramatic landscapes of the Great Rift Valley, stretching from the Middle East all the way to Mozambique. Onwards, you’ll be greeted by the endless plains of the Masai Mara, a region famous for its big cat population including leopards, lions and cheetahs. The vast, open spaces provide excellent game viewing, which is why this reserve is one of the most well-regarded for wildlife in all of Africa. At certain times of the year, you may see enormous herds of wildebeest, gazelle and zebra travelling to and from the Serengeti in search of food during the seasonal Great Migration. Plus, you can also witness the predators who follow them. This afternoon, head out on an exhilarating game drive, noticing how different these landscapes are compared to those that you experienced to the rest of Africa. At the end of a thrilling day of exploration, perhaps unwind with a drink before sitting down to dinner this evening at your lodge.

Stay: Three Nights, Masai Mara, Fig Tree Camp

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Today presents the unique opportunity to enhance your journey and experience the Masai Mara from the skies on a magical hot-air balloon ride (optional expense). There is simply no better way to view this vast landscape. Enjoy breakfast while you listen to the sounds of the bush, as you get ready to head out on another captivating game drive. The Masai Mara delivers those quintessential safari scenes of endless grassy plains, peppered with acacia trees and powerful predators who stalk unsuspecting prey. Thanks to your expert game driver/tracker, you’ll enjoy a remarkable morning in the wild on the prowl for wildlife. Return to the lodge for a delicious lunch before a free afternoon. take the chance to relax and unwind after a busy day of seeking out wildlife.

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INSIDER EXPERINCE

Delight in a memorable bush dinner this evening and experience the flavours of the region. As you dine under the African night sky, take a moment to reflect on the adventures so far.


Today presents the final opportunity to head out on exciting game drives to tick off the final animals on your spotting list. Experience the beauty of an African sunrise and discover the morning rituals of the local wildlife during some tea and a snack ahead of today’s first game drive. Afterwards, enjoy a leisurely breakfast before having the rest of the morning at leisure. This afternoon’s game drive once again brings you plenty of chances to catch a close-up look at the animals who call the expansive grasslands of the Masai Mara, home.

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Relish your final morning in the Masai Mara, then transfer to the airstrip and board your scheduled flight to the Tanzanian border. From here, embark on a connecting flight to the Serengeti and be transferred to your tented camp. Relax by the campfire before dinner, then retire to your tented room with an ensuite. Situated in an idyllic spot with the national park on your doorstep, there is no better place to sleep under the expansive African sky.

Stay: Two Nights, Serengeti National Park, Kati Kati Tented Camp

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Serengeti National Park is known for its predators who spend their days pursuing impalas, zebras, buffalo, gazelle and more. This morning, head out in search of these local inhabitants, armed with your camera ready to capture all that appears before you. Return to your camp for lunch before your afternoon game drive. Perhaps you will seek out some of the unique wildlife which may have been hiding this morning.

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Journey to Olduvai Gorge to explore one of the world’s most important archaeological sites, dubbed ‘the Cradle of Mankind’. It is believed to be the site of the remains from the first human beings on Earth. Continue on to your charming accommodation, set on a farm and coffee plantation, accompanied with views of the Oldeani Volcano.

Stay: Two Nights, Karatu, Ngorongoro Farm House

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Marvel at the lush, green scenery as you descend from the high crater walls of World Heritage-listed Ngorongoro Crater, the world’s largest intact caldera. Enjoy a picnic lunch and go in search of the wildlife that roams this unique place, with most never leaving the crater floor.

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INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Travel to the tiny village of Mto wa Mbu to visit a local school and see what daily life is like for the students. This school is close to our hearts, and it is supported by our OneTomorrow Charitable Fund, so that the school can continue to flourish. You’ll end the tour at a local restaurant where you can try a range of flavourful East African dishes.


After your Insider Experience, explore Lake Manyara National Park, famous for its colourful flamingos and baboons which reside here. As you head off-road, keep an eye out for the tree-climbing lions, also known to inhabit the park. Continue on through to Arusha, where your accommodation for the night is nestled between the Usa River and a wildlife sanctuary. Tonight, enjoy dinner at your lodge.

Stay: Arusha, Mount Meru Game Lodge

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Hundreds of pink flamingos grazing in the still blue lake on a bright sunny day

Sadly, your journey through East Africa draws to an end today.

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