11 Days Kenya Photography Safari
11 Days Kenya Photographic Safari gives you a unique opportunity to photograph the amazing animals species in our national parks. 11 Days Kenya Photographic Safari is designed especially for photographers and is escorted by professional wildlife photographer. 11 Days Kenya Photographic Safari provides for exclusive wildlife viewing opportunities in Kenya National Parks and game reserves. Our 11 Days Kenya Photographic Safaris are enjoyed by travelers with strong interest in both wildlife and photography. Our Photographic Safaris are limited to only three photographers per 4×4 safari vehicle. This smallest group size ensures that you receive the personal attention, guidance and instruction you need.
Day 1 of the 11 Days Kenya Photographic Safari: Arrival in Nairobi
Pick up from Nairobi airport and transfer to your new home for overnight stay at Ololo Safari Lodge. Ololo Lodge balances convenience with comfort for any traveler visiting Kenya. The lodge is Situated on the fringes of Nairobi National Park in a quiet, leafy suburb, this is the perfect place to unwind after a long-haul flight. Overnight Ololo Safari Lodge in Stable Rooms meal plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 2 of the 11 Days Kenya Photographic Safari: Nairobi- Amboseli National park
After breakfast, our 11 days Kenya photographic safari departs Nairobi and drive to Amboseli National park arriving in time for lunch at Amboseli Serena lodge. After lunch you will have time to relax for about one hour and head to your first game drive in Amboseli. During your game drive, you will do thorough tours of the parks flushing out the numerous animals and bird life that are to be found in the African bush.
The Amboseli park is dominated by Mount Kilimanjaro, open plains, acacia woodland, swamps. Renowned for its large heards of elephant and other wild animals. The park is famous for its large heard of elephants among other wildlife species. Overnight at the Amboseli Serena lodge Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 3 of the 11 Days Kenya Photographic Safari: Amboseli National Park
After breakfast, a full day in this amazing National Park taking the picture of the animals and birds and any other scenic thing that you may come across during your game drive. This is the best time to sport animals. Afternoon game drives are always offered after lunch. Overnight at the Amboseli Serena lodge Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 4 of the 11 Days Kenya Photographic Safari: Amboseli National Park
After breakfast, we proceed to the game drive coming back to the lodge for lunch. Overnight at the Amboseli Serena lodge Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 5 of the 11 Days Kenya Photographic Safari: Amboseli - Olpejeta Conservancy
After breakfast, Pick up from your hotel drive to the northern part of Kenya stopping for lunch in Nairobi Safari park Hotel. After lunch, continue with your safari passing through the industrial town of Thika and the intensely cultivated farms of the central Kenya arriving late afternoon at your Luxury Country Lodge. Check in at the hotel and at 1600 hrs proceed for an evening game drive at the expansive olpejeta conservancy. Return to the lodge for your Dinner and overnight stay at Maiyan Country Lodge Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 6 of the 11 Days Kenya Photographic Safari: Olpejeta Conservancy
After breakfast, enjoy another full day in olpejeta conservancy returning to the lodge for lunch. Relax and enjoy your sundowner at a scenic spot waiting for dinner and overnight stay Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Day 7 of the 11 Days Kenya Photographic Safari: Olpejeta Conservancy - Nakuru National Park
After breakfast, depart very early with a brief stop at Thompson Falls to view the waterfalls and then make your way down to the Rift valley floor arriving in time for lunch at Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge. After lunch take a leisurely drive through Lake Nakuru National Park, famous for its pink flamingos. Drive to the edge of the lake to view thousands of birds feeding in the alkaline water; see the sweeping view from the top of Baboon Rocks; Return for dinner and overnight at your Luxury – Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 8 of the 11 Days Kenya Photographic Safari: Nakuru National Park - Masai Mara National park
After breakfast, depart very early and drive to Masai Mara National park arriving in time for lunch at Mara Simba Lodge. After lunch, afternoon game drives is planned in this reserve, Kenya’s best and most scenic park. At the northern extremity of the unique Serengeti ecosystem. The Masai Mara has a thriving, permanent population of plains game, wildebeests and zebras from the vast, parched Serengeti plains.
The acacia woodlands and riverine forests favored by leopard and elephant, and the open savannah and dry bush areas play host to the plains’ game and their attendant predators such as lion, cheetah, hyena and jackal. Return to the Lodge for dinner and over night stay. Accommodation at Mara Simba Lodge Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 9 of the 11 Days Kenya Photographic Safari: Masai Mara National Park
Full day is at the Mara exploring the magnificent ecosystem on game drives. The day’s program will depend on the wildlife sighting, migration patterns and the prevailing weather conditions. Your Wake up call is at 0500 hrs to freshen up for an early morning breakfast at the lounge. Depart the camp at 0600 hrs for your early morning game drive in search of wildlife with a mid-morning bush picnic breakfast at 1000 hrs. Continue with the game drive headed back to the camp. Make it to the camp at 1130 hrs to rest and have lunch. Early afternoon free is at leisure. Enjoy tea/coffee at 1500 hrs and depart for your evening game drive at 1545 Hrs. Accommodation at Mara Simba Lodge Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 10 of the 11 Days Kenya Photographic Safari: Masai Mara National Park
After breakfast, depart with packed lunches for a full day exploring the park in search of the Big 5 and other wild game. Optional hot air balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost of US$ 450 per person,or a visit to the Masai Village to learn their culture and way of life . Later return to the lodge for Dinner and overnight at the Mara Simba Lodge. Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
The Mara offers wildlife in variety.You will see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephant.The spectacular annual event takes place in the Mara ,the migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture.Later return to the lodge for Dinner and overnight at the Mara Simba Lodge Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 11 of the 11 Days Kenya Photographic Safari: Masai Mara - Back to Nairobi
Your last day at the Maasai Mara starts with an early morning out photographing the wildlife. Depart the camp at 0630 returning at 0900 Hrs for breakfast before starting your journey back to Nairobi with lunch en route arriving in the evening where you will head straight to carnivore restaurant for your party dinner. Transfer to the air port (Jomo Kenyatta International Airport) in the early evening for your flight back.
Extensive Game drives
All meals included while on safari
All applicable Game Park entrance fees
Safari vehicles carry mineral water
Guaranteed window seating with open top for easy photography
Guaranteed departures for two or more passengers booking this safari
Professional Photographic Safari guide
Round trip transport from Nairobi to and Back
Transport in 4×4 Mini Van with a pop up Roof
A visit to a Masai Village
Accommodations in Nairobi
Cost of obtaining passport and visas
Gratuity for your professional driver guide, Porterage/ waiters at hotels
Sundowner bush cocktails and bush dinner
Membership in Flying Doctors Society – Emergency air rescue
Optional Hot Air Ballooning (cost per person is 470 US Dollars), Nature walks etc
Personal expenses such traveling insurance, excess baggage fee, communication charges that include, laundry, emails, faxes and phone calls beverages including luxury champagne, luxury spirits, beer, wines during meals or meals not indicated in the itinerary