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MKCC 601: 6 Days Lake Bogoria | Lake Baringo | Lake Nakuru Safaris | Masai Mara Budget

Day 01: Depart to Lake Bogoria Game Reserve. Lunch en-route. This is a true naturalists lake with Flamingo in their thousands. You will be able to explore on foot but caution must be taken while walking near the hot springs. Later you will proceed to Lake Baringo where you will spend the night. All meals will be provided at the mobile campsite.

Day 02: Full day in Lake Baringo. You will have a boat ride to the Njemp Island. All meals included at your campsite.

Day 03: After breakfast depart to Lake Nakuru National Park. This lake is famous for its Flamingos but there are other types of birds living and feeding there. and offers a wide variety of small game such as Rhino, Waterbuck, Impala, Gazelle and Buffalo. All meals will be provided at the mobile campsite. Overnight at Nakuru.

Day 04: Depart to Masai Mara Game Reserve. You will cross the valley floor to Narok entering Hemingway's country “Serengeti Plains”.  By late afternoon you will have arrived at the campsite and have time for a game drive before being served dinner and overnight rest.  

Day 05: Full day in the reserve on game viewing. Game to be seen includes Zebra, Giraffe, Antelopes, Hyena and virtually every type of wildlife available in Kenya. It is home to all the big five (Elephant, Buffalo, Lion, Leopard, and the Rhino). Besides mammals, over 350 bird species have been recorded here.  Dinner and overnight at the Campsite.

Day 06: Early morning pre-breakfast game drive in the park. After breakfast depart to Nairobi .

 

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Mt.Kenya

Mount Kenya is Africa’s second highest mountain at 5,199m (17,058 feet) and the highest of all Kenya Mountains. Mount Kenya is roughly circular, about 60km across at the 200mm contour, where the steep font hills rise out of the gentler slopes of the centered highlands. At the centre of the massif, the main peaks rise sharply from around 4,500m to the main summit of Batian 5,199m, Nelion 5,188m and point Lenana 4,985m. Other major summits on the mountain include Point Piggott 4,957m, Point Dutton 4,885 and Point John 4,883m. Of the three main peaks (Batian, Lenana and Nelion), only point Lenana can be reached by trekkers and the other two being only for technical climbers.

Africa's highest mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro stands on featureless part of the East African plateau, on the Tanzanian side of the Kenya border near Moshi, side by side with the smaller Mount Meru. These mountains are extinct volcanoes, with Kilimanjaro actually being the agglomeration of three distinct volcanoes, Kibo (5896m/ 19,340 ft), Mwenzi (5,149 / 16,896 ft) and Shira (3,962m / 13,000 ft). whose violent creation is geologically associated with the creation of the Great Rift Valley, 100km to the West.

Mount Meru is Mount Kilimanjaro's little sister, standing at 4,566m compared to 5,895m, but is still an impressive freestanding volcano, which makes a superb four day climb to the top. It last erupted in 1910 therefore can be classified as an active volcano. The first Mount Meru ascent was made by Dr. Fritz Jaeger, 1904. The town of Arusha lies at the base of Mount Meru Trekking, loads of trek companies do this trek. Wild animals are frequently found on this mountain therefore an armed ranger usually accompanies the trekkers.