Family vacations are the perfect opportunity for family bonding time, they strengthen relationships between family members. They not only build life-long memories, they also break your family away from the mundane, opening your minds to new cultures, foods and experiences. Kenya, a land of astonishing natural beauty and famous for its myriad wildlife, national parks, splendid beaches and prevalent tribal culture is the perfect location for a family location. This 12-day iconic family adventure offers the best of Kenya and takes you on a captivating and magical journey through the jewel of East Africa, with something special for the whole family. You will see rolling golden savannahs – stampedes of antelope – Masai warriors tending to their cattle and dense forested areas teeming with birds and rare wildlife; you will hear Lions roaring in the twilight …. Indulge in a tranquil seaside adventure on the shores of tropical Diani beach. Relax on the white sands beach or explore the vibrant and beautiful coral reefs that hide beneath the waves. Most of the activities on offer at Alfajiri Villa’s can be undertaken by the entire family. And if parents want some private time to themselves to enjoy massage session together they can leave the kids with a nanny .This trip is a wonderful way to forget about work, school and the stress of daily city life at home and just have fun and go home with memories of a lifetime.
Summary of your trip
- 2 Nights Nairobi | Kenya
- 3 Nights Lewa Wildlife Conservancy | Kenya
- 3 Nights Masai Mara Game Reserve | Kenya
- 4 Nights Diani beach | Kenya
Day 1 Arrival Nairobi, Kenya
Welcome to Kenya! On Arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi you will be met by our Representative transferred to Ololo Safari Lodge your new home for the following 3 days.
Ololo Safari Lodge is an owner run small lodge which combines the atmosphere and style of bush living while offering all the convenience and amenities of a city hotel. Set on twenty acres with beautiful established old gardens, Ololo is perfectly situated a mere 45-minute drive through Nairobi National park from Nairobi and both main airports, yet the lodge’s secluded location feels like a world away.
Enjoy a refreshing Welcome drink while completing check in procedures. Settle in your room, unwind, relax and get use to the African sky. With a private guide and a vehicle at your disposal explore the park and other points of interest. Overnight at Ololo Safari Lodge in Stable Rooms. Your stay includes Lunch, Dinner and Breakfast.
Day 2 Full Day Nairobi
After a leisurely breakfast, you will be picked up by your local guide and driven to the Daphne Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage, a rescue centre for young elephants who have been orphan abandoned by their mothers through poaching or falling into human settlement water wells
You will meet cheeky little elephants from all over Africa who are being carefully prepared to return to life in the wild. Learn a lot about the challenges of wildlife conservation as well as the magnitude of problems caused by the ever-increasing numbers of orphaned babies.
Your second visit of the day takes you to the Giraffe Sanctuary which protects the highly endangered Rothschild’s giraffe. You can observe, hand-feed or even kiss one of the giraffes from a raised wooden structure, which is quite an experience. Then return back to the lodge for a late lunch. The rest of the afternoon is at leisure. Enjoy wildlife right on your doorstep and all can enjoy breath-taking views over the national park, to the famed Ngong Hills in the west, sundowner in hand. Or you may like to wile the hours away at the lodge by the pool or take a tour of the Ololo Farm.
Day 3 Nairobi to Lewa Wildlife Conservancy
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Wilson Domestic Airport for your flight to Lewa Wildlife Conservancy in Laikipia plains – northern Kenya. Your accommodation is in a 2-bedroom Garden room at Lewa Wilderness Lodge, a gem offering just nine exclusive luxury cottages. individual cottages were built to capture the stunning views out over the valley and the sound of the river below where elephants, giraffes, rhinos, zebras, and more all come to drink.
After completing check in procedures, later have lunch and enjoy a little siesta.
In the Afternoon embark on your first family 4 x 4 game drive in the Lewa Conservancy, home to 10% of Kenya’s black rhino population. It is one of the best places in the world to see these rare endangered animals!
Back to the lodge for a delicious dinner served under the African stars or in the dining room with silver and crystal.
Meal plans are Full board
Day 4-5 Lewa Wildlife Conservancy
In addition to Big 5 game drives, there are some unique adventures on offer including horseback or camel rides and helicopter excursions and much more. Bush breakfasts, sundowners are also part of the list. This plethora of well-crafted activities coupled with the amazing service by the lodge’s team contribute to making a safari of a lifetime.
Day 6 Lewa Wildlife Conservancy to The Masai Mara
Following a magnificent 4 days at Lewa Wilderness Lodge, after breakfast head to the Masai Mara for a sublime stay of another kind. Transfer back to the airstrip to connect with your scheduled flight to the Masai Mara. On arrival at the airstrip, you will be welcomed and driven to andBeyond Bateleur Camp a luxurious safari property located right in the Mara Triangle. The position of your tent provides you with the most incredible vista available in the Mara. This, combined with the luxurious interiors, Top notch service with attention to detail, and the access to incredible facilities, makes this a must-stay property. After lunch, there will be time for an afternoon little siesta followed by the afternoon game drive with sundowner as you watch the Mara’s spectacular sunset, rounding off your first experience of the Mara Wildlife.
Meal plans are Full board with drinks (excluding premium drinks and cigars)
Day 7 – 8 Masai Mara Game Reserve
Spend 2 days exploring this majestic park with its large diversity of beautiful scenery, including meandering rivers, towering escarpments, and rolling grasslands that provide the perfect habitat for an abundance of game. The Big 5 of Africa call this park home, including rare white and black rhinos. Game viewing is spectacular year-round; you may see a pride of lions stalking their prey, observe a herd of elephant and their fascinating social structure, or see pods of hippo wallowing in the rivers.
The great wildebeest migration is one of nature’s wonders; an estimated 2 million animals migrate in a year-round pattern through Tanzania and Kenya, following the rain. Depending of your travel date you may experience this amazing grand trek. Around July each year, the huge herds begin dramatic river crossings and the grasslands of the Mara are covered by a mass of moving wildebeest; crocodiles and other predators are never far away.
Overnight at andBeyond Bateleur Camp on Full board with drinks (excluding premium drinks and cigars)
Day 9 Masai Mara Game Reserve to Diani
This morning leaving wildlife behind you will be transferred back to the airstrip for your scheduled flight to Diani Ukanda airstrip on the Kenyan coast. On arrival you will be met by the Alfajiri Villas’s team – sit back, relax and enjoy the transfer to the Beach Villa considered as Kenya’s most exclusive beach retreat and are wildly lavish, opulent and individual.
Take in the sweeping views of the Indian Ocean from your luxury villa, which is the perfect base to explore the beautiful coast of Kenya.
In the early evening owners and hosts Marcia and Fabrizio will meet you for a personal Welcome and schedule your activities for the following morning. They will be meeting you daily to fulfil all your vacation needs and organize your activities
Your stay is on Full Board, Activities, Drinks (excluding selected wines, spirits, Champagne & cigars)
Day 10 – 12 Alfajiri Villa’s
With a number of activities to choose from including scuba diving, jet skiing and local community visits…, this private, beachfront villa stay can be tailored to fulfil your family desire. For avid fishermen deep-sea fishing excursions can be arranged.
The villa chefs will customize a menu based on your preferences, and your dining experience will be perfectly complimented by quality South African and South American wines. Experience their unique cuisine, inspired by the owner’s Italian roots, of Mediterranean-style seafood, salads and fresh vegetables handpicked daily from local farms.
Indulge in an array of massage treatments. Enjoy being pampered in blissful surroundings, with amazing views of the Indian Ocean
Your stay is on Full Board, Activities, Drinks (excluding selected wines, spirits & cigars)
Day 13 Departure
After a leisurely breakfast, enjoy your last early morning swim in the sea or in your rim-flow swimming pool and it is time to say farewell to the Alfajiri Villa’s team before being transferred back to Diani Ukanda airport for your scheduled flight to Wilson Nairobi airport. On arrival you will be transferred to Jomo Kenyatta Airport or to a city hotel – ends of this iconic family journey.
Enhance your trip with:
- Balloon Safari in the Masai Mara
- a flight in the biplane Lewa Wildlife Conservancy
- Dhow excursion to the Kisite Marine National Park
Rates Per Adult
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