Express Trips from Nairobi
Express Trips From Nairobi
BAS 019 -Amboseli National Park
Amboseli National Park lies within the shadow of mighty Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest mountain. Only nature in all her majesty could create such a backdrop to the wildlife pageant found at Amboseli. Game is seen enroute to the park and crosses ochre plains where Maasai tend their cattle in an age old tradition. Lunch is taken at the lodge in the park and afterwards another game drive where lion, elephant and the splendid Cheetahs are likely to be seen.
Return to Nairobi for dinner.
BAS 020 -Lake Nakuru National Park
Lake Nakuru National Park lies in the volcano strewn of Rift Valley, one of a chain of 8 lakes, which stretch the length of Kenya from Tanzania to Ethiopia. The 160km, 3hrs drive from Nairobi passes through highland farm of the Kikuyu people before descending an escarpment into the dramatic landscape of the Rift. Lunch is taken in the park followed by an extensive tour which focuses on the bewildering spectacles of a million of Flamingoes but which also seeks out the large variety of the wildlife that abounds in the park.
Return to Nairobi late in the evening for dinner and overnight stay.
BAS 021 -Lake Naivasha and Hell's Gate National Park
We depart Nairobi after early breakfast, 08.00hrs, and head west, about 100km, stop over at the view point on the Great Rift Valley and view the Loita plains and also from here you can see Lake Naivasha sparkling in the sun thousands of feet below. We proceed to Lake Naivasha, the highest Lake in the Rift Valley. It is also popular that in the 1930's, it was used as a staging post for Imperial Airways Flying Boat Services from Durban to London.
An optional boat ride to Crescent Island -where you can wonder on foot among the zebras, wildebeest, gazelle and giraffe as there are no predators
Lunch at a Naivasha Hotel then proceed to Hell's gate National park –past Fishers Tower-the only park that allows transport by walking and cycling. You will visit the geothermal Power plant at Olkaria and the Hot Springs. The small perimeters of the park give you a chance to see variety of wildlife.
Return to Nairobi in late afternoon and arrive in time for dinner and overnight stay.
BAS 022 -Tree Hotel –Nyeri
Day and Half trip
Depart northwards after breakfast, 09.00hrs, about 160km, pass through extensive pineapple plantation and the rich farmland of the Kikuyu community to Treetop Hotel and the Ark within the Aberdare Mountain Forests and mountain lodge on the slopes of Mt. Kenya. Lunch is taken at the Outspan Hotel incase of visiting Treetops and the mountain lodge or at the Aberdare country club incase of the Ark Hotel.
In the afternoon we proceed to the Tree Hotel for overnight stay and where a procession of the forest animals visits the floodlit water holes saltlicks. Elephants, Rhinos, Buffalo, Giant forest hog and many other species are commonly seen.
In the morning, we descend to our base Hotel before returning to Nairobi arriving in time for lunch.