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10 Day Ultimate Kenya & Tanzania Tented/Lodge Safari

 Why book this trip?

Are you looking for fantastic wildlife experiences? Would you like to see the wildebeest storm through the Masai Mara and the Serengeti? Or flocks of pink flamingos flocking around Lake Nakuru or the tree-climbing lions of Lake Manyara? Then this is the safari for you. Book now to avoid disappointment on this popular trip!



+ Single Supplement USD 450

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Tour Map
Tour Style Camping Journeys Small Group
Countries Visited Nairobi
Starts Nairobi
Ends Nairobi
Group Size Min 2 max 6


10 Day Ultimate Kenya & Tanzania Tented/Lodge Safari Tour Overview

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This is an affordable safari to see some of Kenya's and Tanzania's great National Parks. The safari starts in Nairobi with a tour of the Great Masai Mara Reserve. Following from there you will travel to Lake Nakuru, Amboseli National Park, Lake Manyara and finally the Serengeti. Expect fantastic wildlife and enjoy comfortable accommodation.


  • Lake Nakuru National Park
  • Masai Mara
  • Lake Manyara
  • Serengeti National Park
  • Ngorongoro Conservation Area
  • Great Rift Valley
  • Arusha
  • Nairobi Conservation area


  • Guaranteed safari confirmation
  • Transport in a Custom made tour van in Kenya and 4x4 land cruiser in Tanzania
  • Services of a professional English speaking guide
  • Extensive game drives as detailed in the program
  • Game parks or national parks entry fees;
  • Full Board accommodations as per the itinerary
  • Three meals per day whilst on safari
  • Crater service fees/conservation fees.
  • Ngorongoro Crater Tour
  • Arusha /Nairobi Shuttle transfers
  • 1 litre Mineral water per person per day


  • Drinks
  • Tipping
  • Cultural visits to Masai
  • Balloon safaris
  • Personal effects
  • Kenya /Tanzania Visas
  • Airport Transfers
  • Hotel accommodation in Nairobi before and after the safari
  • Any other item not mentioned in the inclusive

SKU: ACE2902

10 Day Ultimate Kenya & Tanzania Tented/Lodge Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Nairobi – Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya

You will be collected from your hotel at 07h30 this morning where you will be briefed by your tour consultant before leaving for the Masai Mara Game Reserve. The Masai Mara Game Reserve is in the northern part of the Serengeti, and known as Kenya’s most favoured game viewing area and Africa’s greatest wildlife reserves. Covering about 20 000 square kilometres this is a magnificent wilderness. Embark on a sunset game drive through the reserve looking out for the Big 5, Lions, Elephants, Buffalo, Zebras and a number of other game.

Accommodation: Little Olerai Tented camp/ Olmoran Tented Camp
Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Day 2: Masai Mara Game Reserve, Kenya

Spend the entire day exploring the park looking for the big 5 and wild game. An optional hot air balloon ride is available for those wanting to participate at an extra cost of 450 USD per person.

The Masai Mara hosts a variety of wildlife and an abundance of bird species. You will also see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeest, zebras, buffalo, warthogs and hyenas to name a few. Depending on the time of year you may see the annual migration of the wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti in search of water and pasture.

Accommodation: Little Olerai Camp/Olmoran tented camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3: Masai Mara – Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya

Enjoy one last game drive through the reserve today as we leave the Masai Mara and travel to the beautiful Lake Nakuru National Park where you will witness the flamingos at the lake during certain times of the year. Lunch is served on the drive to the park. We visit the sanctuary which is home to a variety of endangered rhinos and the Rothschild giraffe. Also look out for predators such as lions and leopards roam around in the park.

Lake Nakuru National Park is ecologically diverse and various habitats range from the lake to the surrounding escarpments and picturesque ridges. Ideal for bird watching, hiking, and game drives, Lake Nakuru abundance of algae attracts a huge amount of flamingos that line the shore.

Accommodation: Lake Nakuru Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4: Lake Nakuru – Amboseli National Park, Kenya

After breakfast you make your way to one of Kenya’s most popular parks, the Amboseli National Park. Spend the afternoon game driving through the magnificent park before arriving at the campsite for the night.

The name “Amboseli” comes from a masai word meaning “salty dust” and it is one of the best places to view large herds of elephants up close. The park is located in Rift Valley Province of Kenya and is about 39200 hectares in size at the core of a 8000 sq km ecosystem. The Amboseli National Park has a never-ending water supply which runs from filters under the volcanic rock from the ice cap of Mount Kili, leading to clear spring waters in the heart of the park.

Accommodation: Kibo Safari Camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 5: Amboseli National Park, Kenya

The entire day is spent game driving through the park. Known to be one of the most popular wildlife sanctuaries the Amboseli National Park is situated close to Kenya – Tanzania border. Crowned by Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa, the views are magnificent on clear days. Home to large herds of elephants, as well as zebras, wildebeests, leopards, rhinos and many other species live here.

Accommodation: Kibo safari camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6: Amboseli – Lake Manyara National Park, Kenya

Start the day early this morning before proceeding for the morning game drives. Exiting the park, we travel to Tanzania via the Namanga border, passing through Arusha to our next destination for the day. Arriving at Lake Manyara National Park the view into the park is absolutely beautiful. Lake Manyara is a serene and beautiful place with rich birdlife, tree climbing lions and its hippos. Also hosting a large amount of flamingos the lake is a picturesque setting during certain times of the year.

Accommodation: Nysa lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7: Lake Manyara – Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

Enjoy the last morning game drive in the Lake Manyara National Park before proceeding to the next National Game Park. We game view as we enter the Serengeti this morning and make our way to the campsite for the evening. Enjoy dinner at the campsite this evening.

Accommodation: Ikoma safari camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8: Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

Another full day is spent exploring the magnificent Serengeti National Park. Being Africa’s largest park covering approximately 14 730 square metres of lands it has an incredible population of over 2 million wildebeest residing in the park. Some other species found here are the Thomson’s gazelle, impala, topi, Grants gazelle, Oryx, waterbuck, buffalo, giraffe and warthogs. The Serengeti attracts a large amount of prey such as lions, cheetahs, leopards, hyena, golden jackals and bat eared fox. Dinner is served at camp this evening.

Accommodation: Ikoma safari camp.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 9: Serengeti – Ngorongoro Crater Tour, Tanzania

Today we travel to the beautiful Ngorongoro Crater where you will enjoy a full day tour where we will stop to enjoy a packed lunch. The Ngorongoro is a deep volcanic crater, the largest unbroken caldera at 8300 square km. The crater is a natural wonder and is a natural sanctuary for some of Africa’s largest population of large animals.

The Ngorongoro Crater is also known as the 8th Natural Wonder of the World with the crater attracting large amounts of wildlife. It was formed over 2 million years ago by volcanic mountain sinking due to inactivity. Since then it has evolved to a unique and fundamental part of Tanzania’s eco-system with a sustained amount of water. Home to about 30 000 different animals as well as a huge amount of birds, the crater has become a sanctuary for these species.

Accommodation: Rhino Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 10: Ngorongoro – Arusha, Tanzania

Starting the day with breakfast, we drive to Arusha this morning to arrive around 12h00 where your tour will come to an end. You board an afternoon shuttle bus to Nairobi and should arrive around 18h00 where you will be dropped at the airport for your flight back home.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Onward Travel Plans

Due to on the road variable beyond our control (such as border crossings, traffic, delays, etc) on the tours. The end time on the last day can’t be guaranteed and therefore we strongly recommend you stay the night and fly out the next day. Please consult with your booking consultant.


10 Day Ultimate Kenya & Tanzania Tented/Lodge Safari Activities

Other Activities

  • Hot air balloon safari in Masai Mara US$ 450


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