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KENYA LODGE SAFARIS Aberdares | Mt Kenya | Naivasha | Masai Mara Safaris

MKCL602: 06 Days: Aberdares | Mt Kenya | Naivasha | Masai Mara Safaris
Day 01: Nairobi - Aberdares
Distance: 180 km. (3 hours). Morning drive to Mweiga in time for lunch at Aberdare Country Club. Transfer to The Ark for bird and game watching during the rest of your stay. Dinner & overnight at The Ark, L,D.

 

Day 02: Aberdares - Mount Kenya Safari Club
Distance: 90 km. (1 hrs, 30 min.). After breakfast the drive Nanyuki takes you through a 2,000 metres high valley with the silhouette of Mount Kenya on your right. Day at leisure. Lunch, dinner & overnight at Mount Kenya Safari Club, B, L,D.

 

Day 03:  Mount Kenya Safari Club - Nairobi - Naivasha
Distance: 220 km (3 hrs.) & 90 km. (1 hr. 15 min.). Drive back to Nairobi after breakfast. Lunch at Norfolk Hotel. Continue via the Rift Valley escarpment with breathtaking views of the world's greatest land rift to papyrus fringed Lake Naivasha. Sunset boat ride to see the hippos. Dinner & overnight accommodation at Lake Naivasha Country Club/Lake Naivasha Simba Lodge/Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge, B, L,D.

 

 

Day 04: Naivasha - Masai Mara
Distance: 300 km. (5 hrs). Morning drive west past extinct Mount Longonot into the magnificent Masai Mara Game Reserve. Afternoon game viewing drive. Lunch, dinner & overnight at Mara Serena Lodge, B, L,D.

 

Day 05: Masai Mara
Full day of game viewing. Sunrise and sundown are the greatest moments for game viewing in these mystic plains, a time where the soft red hues of the sun will give your photographs the clarity of the actual African savannah. Meals & overnight at Mara Serena Lodge, B, L,D.

 

Day 06: Masai Mara - Nairobi
Distance: 300 km. (5 hrs.) Breakfast and drive back to Nairobi, B

 

Remarks
Only a small overnight bag is permitted, storage facilities are available at the "base hotel". Children below 7 are not admitted. Tie & jacket for gentlemen and evening gown for ladies are required after sundown. From 18.30 hrs, children under 12 are not permitted in public areas.

 


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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.