7-Day Simba & Mufasa Adventure Mid-Range Safari Tour

7 Days

Trip Info

  • 5 Star Hotels, Lodges, & Tented Camps
  • Nairobi
  • All Year Round
  • Nairobi
  • Guided
  • Available
  • All Meals
  • 4X4 Tour Van / Land Cruiser

Tour Overview

This tour starts in Nairobi and visits various attractions including Amboseli National Park, Home of the biggest African elephants, and Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain peak. In addition, you will visit Lake Naivasha, the highest lake within the Great Rift Valley, and Masai Mara, the jewel of Africa’s wildlife conservation. The tour also takes you to Lake Nakuru located in west-central Kenya, known for hosting the endangered Rothschild Giraffe, and both White and black rhinos.

Trip Attractions

  • Nairobi City
  • Amboseli National Park
  • Lake Naivasha
  • Masai Mara National Reserve
  • Lake Nakuru National Park

Your Route

Your Itinerary

Today you will be picked up from the airport or from your accommodation in Nairobi by our company representative and after a short briefing, You will be handed over to your driver guide to start the Safari towards Amboseli National Park. You will arrive at the lodge in good time for lunch. After lunch, Enjoy the camp's facilities and activities and thereafter you will embark on your first afternoon game drive before returning to your lodge / hotel at sunset

Amboseli National Park is famously known for the breathtaking panoramic view of Mt. Kilimanjaro, the tallest freestanding mountain on earth and the tallest in Africa at 5895m. However, the park is also an elephant's paradise where the massive African savanna elephants roam from swamp to swamp, grazing all day. The observation hill offers panoramic views of the mountain peak and the park's plains and swamps. Varied wildlife includes giraffes, zebras, cheetahs, wildebeest, buffalo, and hundreds of bird species.

Leave the camp after breakfast, Carrying your packed lunch to be enjoyed in the wild. Spend the whole day exploring the marshlands and swamps of Amboseli which are Fed by subterranean water channels, Water is abundant throughout the year and so is the pasture. Elephants and various other herbivores are found here. You will retreat to the lodge late in the afternoon after a long exploration of this 392km sq. park

You also have an option of Starting the day with an early morning game drive to search for animals when they're at their most active, Then return to the Lodge for a relaxed breakfast and lunch.

Spend the hottest part of the day relaxing in camp reading your favourite book or writing your journal about the safari or just listening to your favourite music while observing the birds – don't stress, The animals will be doing the same – then head off again in the afternoon at (16:00hrs)for another drive through the park. Return to the lodge at sunset for dinner and overnight.

You depart Amboseli National Park after an early breakfast and drive towards Lake Naivasha via Nairobi. You will have a stopover at the spectacular Great Rift Valley viewpoint to stretch your legs and take photos of the contrasting landscapes, including Mt. Longonot and Mt. Suswa. Then proceed to the Lake Naivasha Sopa resort (or similar) Arriving in good time for lunch.

After lunch, Embark on an (Optional) boat ride and a walking excursion at Lake Naivasha game sanctuary in the afternoon. Boat rides are refreshing experiences here where you are taken on the open lake waters to explore the diverse birdlife and wildlife on the lake and its surroundings. You will have a brief nature walk in the sanctuary, which is an excellent opportunity to appreciate nature at the sanctuary then later, Drive to the nearby Hell's Gate National Park for bike riding to exercise your body after a long flight and drive. Finally, you return to the hotel in the evening for dinner and your overnight stay.

Today after breakfast, You will drive through the Rift Valley floor to Masai Mara National Reserve arriving at the lodge in good time for lunch. Embark on your first game drive in the reserve this afternoon in search of the big five and other herbivores that roam around in this beautiful savanna. Return to your lodge at sunset for dinner and overnight.

One of our favourite places to look for wildlife in Kenya is the Masai Mara National Reserve. That's because the wildlife here is incredible, with big cats (lions, leopards and cheetahs) and elephants among the highlights. There's a very good chance you'll also see giraffes, buffaloes, wildebeests, zebras, hippos, hyenas, and, of course, impalas. And bring your binoculars, because more than 500 species of birds have been recorded in the reserve. It's a place of beautiful savannah landscapes as well, with lots of acacia trees. Visiting the reserve is a highlight for many travelers.

This is a full day spent game viewing across the rich tree studded grassland and rolling hills of the famous "Eighth Wonder of the Animal World". The Mara is renowned for its great herds of plains game animals like leopards, Cheetahs & Lions. It also has numerous Elephants and virtually every other type of wildlife to be found in Kenya. You will have a full-day game drive in Masai Mara National Reserve.

Your lunch today is picnic lunch boxes in the savannah under a flat-top acacia tree while watching the animals grazing. Continue with the game viewing on-route to your camp, arriving at your late in the afternoon after thoroughly exploring this massive grassland savannah measuring 1,500sq km.

You have an option of booking a balloon ride today which takes off early in the morning. After landing, the crew helps you out of the basket and escorts you to a lovely setting for a bush breakfast. It is a lifetime experience and worth the price.

After breakfast, you drive north through Narok to Njoro Road, which crosses the beautiful sceneries of the fertile wheatlands of Mau and the Mau forest complex. You arrive at the lodge in time for lunch After which you check into your lodge. Later in the afternoon, you depart for a game drive in the park.

Lake Nakuru is among Kenya's finest national parks. The park is gorgeous year-round, boasting rocky escarpments, patches of yellow-barked acacia forests, and a waterfall. It is home to flamingos, black and white rhinos, lions, leopards, buffaloes, hippos, and the endangered Rothschild giraffes. The southern end of the lake is the best place to see wildlife. The forested area below the rhino's cliff is a favourite lion-spotting point where lionesses love to sleep in the trees. Leopards frequent the same area. Finally, you return to the lodge for dinner and your overnight stay.

Depart for an early morning game drive in search of the animals while they are still active and then return back to the lodge for a leisurely breakfast, You will be transferred back to Nairobi to be dropped off at your preferred location at the airport to mark this as the end of your Safari

You will proceed to the famous Carnivore restaurant for an (Optional) lunch or dinner (depending on your homebound flight home). Afterwards, You will be dropped off at your preferred location in Nairobi or at the airport to mark this as the end of your safari.

Day by Day Accommodation

Day 1 & Day 2

Amboseli National Park

Spend 2 nights at Kibo Safari Camp a Mid-range tented camp just outside Amboseli NP.

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Will be Provided


Day 3

Lake Naivasha

Spend the night at Lake Naivasha Sopa Resort A mid-range hotel located at the Border of  Lake Naivasha.

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Will be Provided


Day 4 & Day 5

Masai Mara National reserve

Spend 2 nights at Masai Mara Sopa Lodge a Mid-range lodge inside Masai Mara NR.

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Will be Provided


Day 6

Lake Nakuru National Park

Spend the night at Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge A mid-range hotel located inside Lake Nakuru National Park.

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Will be Provided


Day 7

Last Day With Us

(End of Tour) No accommodations

Breakfast Will be Provided

NOTE: Additional Accommodation can be arranged at the end of your tour for an added fee.

Vehicle Options

Customized 4X4 Safari Tour Vans fitted with:

  1. Pop up roof
  2. 8 reclining seats & a baby seat
  3. Power charging points
  4. Cooler Box/fridge
  5. Binoculars
  6. First Aid Kit
  7. High-frequency radio
  8. Sandbags (for photography)

Customized 4X4 Safari Land Cruisers fitted with:

  1. Pop up roof
  2. 8 reclining seats & a baby seat
  3. Power charging points
  4. Cooler Box/fridge
  5. Binoculars
  6. First Aid Kit
  7. High-frequency radio
  8. Sandbags (for photography)

4X4 Toyota Prados

  1. Binoculars
  2. First Aid Kit
  3. Cooler Box/fridge
  4. High-frequency radio
  5. Power charging points
  6. Sandbags (for photography)
  7. 8 reclining seats & a baby seat

Toyota Noahs

  1. Spacious for luggage
  2. Comfortable seats
  3. Suitable for airport transfers to and from your hotel.
  4.  Bottle Holders
  5. Fridge Bracket
  6. Sliding Window Glass.

Trip Cost

Important to Know

  • Rates are per person, excluding international flights from/to your home country.
  • Note; We provide tickets for international flights to and from Your Home for our clients and thus arrange the full trip from home and back.
  • This tour accepts children who are 3 years and older. Children under 13 receive a discount and children under 4 are free.

Rates Per Person Starting From:-

Start Dates                                                                                                               Rate

Jan 3-Jun 30                                                                                                              $1744

Jul 1-Oct 31                                                                                                               $2618

Nov 1-Dec 31                                                                                                            $2112

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Cost Includes & Excludes

Cost Includes

  • Binoculars
  • Park fees (For non-residents)
  • All activities (Unless labelled as optional)
  • All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional English-speaking driver/guide
  • All transportation (Unless labelled as optional)
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • AMREF flying doctor’s medical cover
  • Free visa application
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Drinks (As specified in the day-by-day section)

Cost Excludes

  • International flights (From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)


What is the best time to go on this safari?

The safari is designed for year-round enjoyment. However, the ideal time is during the Great Migration season in the Masai Mara, typically from June to October.

Are game drives included in the itinerary?

Yes, daily game drives are integral to the safari experience. Professional guides lead you through vast landscapes, unique terrains, and renowned National parks and reserves, maximizing wildlife encounters.

Is travel insurance recommended for this safari?

Yes, travel insurance is highly recommended to cover unexpected circumstances. Ensure that your insurance includes medical coverage and trip cancellation protection.

What should I pack for the safari?

Packing essentials include comfortable clothing, a hat, sunscreen, binoculars, and a camera. We provide a detailed packing list upon confirmation of your booking.

How do I apply for a visa for this safari?

Visa applications are typically handled before your arrival. We recommend checking with the embassy or consulate in your home country for the most accurate and up-to-date visa requirements. For entry to Kenya please read the update here.

Are there any additional fees I should be aware of during the safari?

No, our safari packages are all-inclusive, covering accommodation, meals, park fees, and transportation. There are no hidden fees or additional costs during the safari.

Do I get a private room with a private bathroom and hot shower?

Absolutely! Your comfort is our priority. Throughout the safari, you’ll enjoy private rooms in well-appointed accommodations, complete with private bathrooms and hot showers for a relaxing and rejuvenating experience after each adventure-filled day.

Can I customize the itinerary to suit my preferences?

Yes, While the Tour has a carefully crafted itinerary, we understand that preferences vary. We’re happy to discuss any customization requests to ensure your safari aligns perfectly with your expectations.

What wildlife can I expect to see on this safari?

The safari encompasses diverse ecosystems, offering encounters with the Big Five, Lions, Rhinos, Elephants, Buffalos, and leopards—a myriad of other animals, and various bird species.

What COVID-19 safety measures are in place?

We prioritize your safety. Our team adheres to local health guidelines, and the accommodations and vehicles are regularly sanitized to ensure a safe and enjoyable safari experience.

Are vaccinations required for this safari?

Please consult your healthcare provider for the latest travel health advice. Common vaccinations include yellow fever, hepatitis A and B, and typhoid.

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7-Day Simba & Mufasa Adventure Mid-Range Safari Tour