2017 Kenya Wildlife Safari with Joe Marino

Tour Highlights

Kenya has been the authentic Safari destination for decades. With limitless opportunities for wildlife photography this 12-day photography safari unravels in Kenya’s renowned Maasai Mara and Samburu Game Reserves. Witnessing the legendary Great Migration makes a highlight of this tour.
If short on time, you can also participate by setting up a weeklong visit to the Maasai Mara. Please find more information on the weeklong visit in the downloadable PDF.

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Itinerary Details

Day 1: Departure and Arrival
Departure from the US and arrival at Nairobi the following evening.

Day 2: Arrival in Nairobi, Kenya
Arrival in Nairobi at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport where you will be met by our driver/guide and transferred to Fairview Hotel for an overnight stay on Bed & Breakfast.

Day 3: Drive to Samburu
Depart after breakfast. Drive to Samburu Game Reserve and arriving in time for a late lunch. In the afternoon we embark on our first game drive. We return to Ashnil Samburu Camp for overnight stay.

Day 4: Game drives in Samburu
Morning and evening Game Drives accompanied with packed breakfast for the morning game drive. Overnight stay is at Ashnil Samburu Camp.

Day 5: Game drives in Samburu
Morning and evening Game Drives accompanied with packed breakfast for the morning game drive. Overnight stay is at Ashnil Samburu Camp.

Day 6: Game drives in Samburu
We opt for morning game drive with packed breakfast and have the afternoon at our disposal or have an afternoon game drive. Our guides leave for Maasai Mara. Overnight stay is at Ashnil Samburu Camp.

Day 7: Flight to Maasai Mara
After breakfast, we take a game drive en route transfer to the Airstrip for our flight to Maasai Mara. Our guides will pick us up and transfer us to the lodge for lunch.
We will be joined by a second group flying in from Nairobi that will join us for lunch and an afternoon game drive. Overnight stay is at Mara Serena Lodge.

Day 8: Game drives in Maasai Mara
Morning and evening Game Drives accompanied with packed breakfast for the morning game drive. Overnight stay is at Mara Serena Lodge.

Day 9: Game drives in Maasai Mara
Morning and evening Game Drives accompanied with packed breakfast for the morning game drive. A balloon flight is optional. Overnight stay is at Mara Serena Lodge.

Day 10: Game drives in Maasai Mara
Morning Game Drive accompanied with packed breakfast. Transfer to Matira Camp for check in during the afternoon and lunch. We take an afternoon Game drive. Overnight stay is at Mara Matira Camp.

Day 11: Game drives in Maasai Mara
Morning and evening Game Drives accompanied with packed breakfast for the morning game drive. A balloon flight is optional .Overnight stay is at Mara Matira Camp.

Day 12: Game drives in Maasai Mara
Morning and evening Game Drives accompanied with packed breakfast for morning game drive. Overnight stay is at Mara Matira Camp. Optional Maasai Village visit.

Day 13: Game drives in Maasai Mara
We opt for morning game drive with packed breakfast. Our guides depart in the afternoon. We take an afternoon game drive with our camp guide. Overnight stay is at Mara Matira Camp.

Day 14: Flight to Nairobi Depart on International Flight
We take a morning game drive with our camp guide with packed breakfast and transfer to the airstrip for our afternoon flight back to Nairobi. We will be picked up at Wilson Airport and transferred to Ole Sereni Hotel. After freshening up we will be transferred to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for departure.

  • Tour Days: 14
  • Departure: 23rd October 2017, from Nairobi - Few Slots Left!
  • Price Guide:
    ALL SEASONS
    Maasai Mara & Samburu Game Reserves
    Price$7,990
    Supplements$1,400
    Maasai Mara
    Price$5,600
    Supplements$1,000
  • Important:
    TOUR LEADER- JOE MARINO
    Joe Marino, is a renowned American photographer who conducts Wildlife photography safaris with Kibo Slopes Safaris.

    PARTICIPANTS:
    • Minimum of 6, maximum of 12 individuals

    VISA:
    Apply online now! @ $ 51

    SERVICES INCLUDED:
    • Pick up and transfer to and from Nairobi Airport upon arrival and departure
    • Overnight Nairobi at Fairview Hotel on BB (BB = bed breakfast basis)
    • All Game Drives and Park fees, Vehicle, Extended Lancruiser ( 3 participants per vehicle
    • English speaking driver/guides (Dufton Katini of Kibo Slopes Safaris, will be our lead guide),
    • Air Ambulance,
    • Beans for beans bags plus 4 Liters per person / per day bottled drinking water while on the game drives, Kenyan Domestic Flights, Samburu to Mara, and Mara to Nairobi, Wilson Airport, including airport and airstrip transfers,
    • Day room at the Ol Sereni Hotel on the final day,
    • Full Board accommodation at Tented Camp accommodations on safari (full board = all meals)

    SERVICES NOT INCLUDED:
    • International Air from the USA or Europe to/from Nairobi Dinner upon arrival or on departure day
    • Optional Hot Air Balloon Trip. Approximately $500.00 per person
    • Visit to a Samburu or Maasai village. Approximately $25.00 per person.
    • Drinks in hotels and lodges/ telephone/ laundry/ tips

    NB:
    Read the detailed Invitation letter and contact us to make your reservations on this safari here: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Download PDF document for more information on the itinerary

    For booking contact Joe Marino: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Or Toni Tschank: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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