13 Days Kenya Wildlife safari & Hiking Mount Elgon
Kenya Tours & Safaris- Wildlife- Birding- Camping- Cultural- Zanzibar Tours
Day 1: Arrive Nairobi
On arrival you will be picked from the airport by our company representative who will transfer you to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 2: Nairobi to Lake Naivasha
Breakfast and then drive to Lake Naivasha, on arrival you will have lunch and then go site seeing. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
Day 3: Crater Lake Walk
After breakfast you will go for a Crater Lake walk. As you walk you will get to see animals like giraffes and many varieties of antelope, you will also get to see birds like the Ibis, Lovebirds, Fish Eagle and Hoopoe, as well as the Black and White Colobus monkey. After lunch you will relax at the lodge. Dinner and overnight as above
Day 4: Naivasha - Lake Nakuru
Breakfast and then drive to Lake Nakuru national Park, you will have lunch on arrival and later go for a game drive.
Day 5: Nakuru National Park
After breakfast you will go for a game drive where you will spot animals like lions , leopards, Rothschild's giraffes, black rhinos, elands, hyena, mongooses , African wild cats, civet cats, silver-backed jackals ,bat-eared foxes , Defassa waterbucks, ,impalas, buffalos, zebras, warthogs, dik-diks, duikers , klipspringers, bushbucks , reedbucks , hippo , rock hyrax, baboons, vervet monkeys , black and white colobus and Cheetahs and birds like the flamingoes , white pelicans, cormorants , African fish eagles, white winged black tern, avocet, black winged stilt, cattle egret, great white egret, ducks, hammerkop, yellow billed stork, sacred and Hadada ibis, Egyptian goose, blacksmith plover, sandpipers, grey heron, African spoonbill, African snipe, king fishers and African Jacana, ostrich, secretary bird, marabou stork, ground hornbill, Guinea fowls, starlings, ox pecker, bee eaters, fiscal shrike, Kori bustard, martial eagle, European roller, drongo, mourning dove, augur buzzard, yellow necked spurfowl and tawny eagle. Dinner and overnight at the lodeg
Day 6: Nakuru - Bogoria - Baringo
After breakfast, you will drive to Lake Baringo. The lake is well known for its bird life and is also a home to some crocodiles and hippos. You will make a stopover at Lake Bogoria to see the hot springs. You will have lunch here and later proceed to Lake Baringo for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 7: Baringo - Kakamega Rainforest
After breakfast you will transfer to Kakamega forest which is situated in the Lake Victoria basin, about 50km north of Kisumu city and 418kms from Nairobi. It’s a home to over 300 bird species and about 7 primate species. On arrival you will have lunch and then relax to the lodge. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
Day 8: Full day game watching
To day you will have a morning and afternoon game drive. During the game drive you will spot animals like the Primates black and white colobus monkey and vervet monkey. Animals Dik diks, Bush Pig, Duikers, Bushbuck, Clawless Otter, Mongoose, Giant Water Shrew, Squirrels, Tree Pangolin, Porcupine, Bats ,Reedbuck, Rothschild's Giraffe, Jackson's Hartebeest, Roan Antelope, buffalo, leopard, serval cat and hyena among others. In the afternoon you can visit Rukunga's private museum. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
Day 9: Kakamega Forest - Mount Elgon
It’s a home to over 340 bird species. Mount Elgon National Park is at 2,200m above sea level. The peak - Wagagai (4,321m) is located in Uganda. But Koitoboss Peak is located in the park, and its 4,155m high. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
Day 10: Nature walk
After breakfast you will go for a nature walk. You will view animals like the Elephant buffaloes, waterbuck, giant forest hog, Oribi, bushback, civet, genet, wild cats, hyenas and Leopard. Dinner and overnight at the lodge
Day 11: Begin Hiking
Breakfast and then begin hiking for 7 to 8 hours. You will have picnic lunch. During the hiking you may spot monkeys and black and white Columbus monkeys, mountain francolins, turracos and black and white casqued hornbills, will make your day. Dinner at the camp
Day 12: Koitobass Paek
Breakfast and then head for Koitobass peak the highest peak in Kenya (4,155 m). This takes about 3 to 4 hours walk to the peak and while hiking you will spot mountain francolin, guinea fowl, Malachite Sunbird. You will have lunch. Dinner and overnight at the campsite
Day 13: Descend - Nairobi
Breakfast, descend and later transfer back to Nairobi.
END OF KENYA WILDLIFE SAFARI