Discover East Africa
Embark on an immersive 16-day safari through the captivating landscapes and rich wildlife of Kenya and Tanzania on Bench Africa's Fully Escorted East Africa Safari. Designed to provide an intimate and personalised experience, this carefully crafted journey guarantees an immersive exploration of the region's most iconic destinations.
Limited to a small group of 12 passengers and led by a dedicated Bench Africa host, this safari ensures a seamless and enriching travel experience. From the vibrant streets of Nairobi to the vast plains of the Serengeti and the iconic sweeping savannahs of the Masai Mara, every stop unveils a new highlight of this beautiful corner of Africa.
Go wild in the vast expanse of the Serengeti and the Masai Mara, where the enchanting savannahs come alive with unparalleled wildlife sightings. Engage with the Maasai tribes and delve into their vibrant culture, gaining valuable insights and forging meaningful connections. Prepare to be enchanted by a kaleidoscope of vibrant birdlife in Elementaita and Lake Nakuru National Park.
Experience the utmost comfort in handpicked accommodations, embark on exhilarating game drives, and create lifelong memories through unforgettable wildlife encounters. Join us on this extraordinary safari, where adventure and discovery await at every turn, offering a truly unforgettable journey through East Africa's natural wonders.
Your Fly & Tour Package Includes:
- $3000 flight credit per person
- 15 night Discover East Africa - Escorted Group Tour, Nairobi return
- Hotel/game lodge/tented camp accommodation
- 15 breakfasts, 12 lunches & 12 dinners
- 4x4 safari vehicle
- Private vehicle & driver
- Regional flight
- English-speaking guide
- Locally escorted
- Game drives
- Boat excursion
- National parks
- Entrance fees
- Most tipping
Rate is per person twin share and based on travel 12-27 June 2024 departure
Solo traveller pricing available. Please speak to one of our travel consultants for further details
Day 1 – Nairobi
On arrival at Nairobi International Airport you will be met and transferred to the House of Waine.
2 nights House of Waine (or similar).
Day 2 – Nairobi
This morning after breakfast enjoy a tour of the Daphne Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage, Giraffe centre, Karen Blixen museum and Kazuri beads. (B)
Visit the world renowned Daphne Sheldrick’s Elephant Orphanage to see the cute baby elephants wallow in their mud baths. This is a great opportunity to learn about elephants and have you will also have the opportunity to adopt one.
Day 3 - Tarangire National Park
This morning after breakfast you will be met and transferred to Nairobi Airport for your onward flight to Kilimanjaro (included in costing). On arrival at Kilimanjaro Airport you will be met and transferred with your lunch boxes to Tarangire National Park. (BLD)
Accommodation: 2 nights Tarangire Ndovu Camp (or similar).
Day 4 - Tarangire National Park
After breakfast, you will depart for a full day game drive in Tarangire National park. (BLD)
Day 5 - Ngorongoro Conservation Area
After breakfast you will depart and drive to the Ngorongoro Conservation Area. (BLD)
Accommodation: 2 nights Ngorongoro Tortilis Camp (or similar).
Day 6 - Ngorongoro Conservation Area
After breakfast, you will depart with packed lunches for full day crater tour. (BLD)
Day 7 - Serengeti National Park
This morning after breakfast, you will depart with packed lunches and drive to the Serengeti National Park. (BLD)
Accommodation: 3 nights Serengeti Sametu Camp (or similar).
Day 8 to Day 9 - Serengeti National Park
Enjoy morning and afternoon game viewing activities. (BLD)
Day 10 - Masai Mara Game Reserve
This morning after breakfast you will depart with a picnic lunch and transfer to Kogatende Airstrip for your scheduled flight to the Masai Mara. On arrival, you will be met by a Private Southern Cross Safari 4X4 Safari land cruiser and transferred to the Mara Intrepids camp with a game drive enroute. (BLD)
Accommodation: 3 nights Mara Intrepids Camp (or similar).
Day 11 to Day 12 - Masai Mara Game Reserve
Enjoy activities as offered by the camp. (BLD)
Day 13 - Soysambu Conservancy
This morning after breakfast you will drive to the Soysambu Conservancy. (BLD)
Accommodation: 1 night Lake Elmenteita Serena Camp (or similar).
Day 14 - Lake Nakuru Game Reserve
This morning after breakfast, you will drive to Lake Nakuru National Park. Enjoy lunch followed by an afternoon game drive. (BLD)
Accommodation: 1 night Sarova Lion Hill Lodge (or similar).
Day 15 – Nairobi
After breakfast, you will drive back to Nairobi. (B)
Accommodation: 1 night Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi Airport (or similar).
Day 16 - End of East Africa Highlights
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Nairobi International Airport by shuttle bus. (B)
Terms & Conditions
Prices listed are per person in Australian/New Zealand Dollars, based on twin occupancy, including all discounts unless otherwise stated. The offer is subject to availability at time of booking. Fares are capacity controlled and are subject to change at any time without notice. Prices/Offers are correct as at 06 December 2023 and can be withdrawn without notice. Cabin categories include prepaid government fees and port taxes unless otherwise stated. Hotels may charge resort fees not included in this package, payable direct upon check in. Visas are not included. Air credit is applicable on airline of choice, subject to availability and subject to the carriers’ flight schedules and conditions. Payments made by credit card will incur a surcharge. Prices shown are per person based on twin share. Seasonal supplements and minimum night requirement may apply. Special offer pricing has already been applied to the website pricing displayed, unless it is stated otherwise. Solo traveller and extra night prices available on request. Luggage restrictions may apply. *Optional activities are at an additional cost so please enquire with us.