Trip reference number: ITN-KEN005
Trip Operator: Rainbow Tours
This East African holiday combines a safari in two contrasting ecosystems in Kenya, exploration of Stone Town and some down time on the beach on Chumbe Island lying just off the exotic island of Zanzibar. On safari you stay in classic bush camps with expert guides. Amboseli Porini Camp offers both the enormous elephant herds of the national reserve and a private bush experience. At Porini Mara Camp, you can watch the abundant game of the legendary Masai Mara. In Zanzibar explore the ancient streets and alleys of historic Stone Town and then relax at award-winning Chumbe Island Lodge.
Day 1 Depart from London Heathrow on the Kenya Airways overnight flight to Nairobi.
Day 2 On arrival early morning, you will be driven south to the Selenkay Conservation Area Arrive at Porini Camp before lunch for a 2-night stay, all meals, game activities and park fees included.
Day 3 On safari in the Selenkay Conservation Area and Amboseli National Park
Day 4 After an early morning game drive and brunch, travel overland to Nairobi in time for lunch (to own account). Depart on the afternoon flight to the Masai Mara, where you will be met by your guide for a game drive transfer across the plains to Porini Mara Camp. Stay 3 nights at Porini Mara Camp, all meals, game activities and park fees included. Shortly afterwards, set off on a late afternoon game drive till sunset.
Day 7 After lunch, transfer to the airstrip for the afternoon flight arriving into Nairobi just after midday and connect onto for the early evening flight to Zanzibar. Transfer into Stone Town for a 2-night stay at Zanzibar Palace Hotel, breakfast included
Day 9 After breakfast you will be transferred to Mbweni ruins for the short boat transfer to Chumbe Island. Stay 3 nights in an eco-bungalow at Chumbe Island Lodge, all meals, soft drinks, guided nature walks and guided snorkelling included.
Day 10 Chumbe is a small Indian Ocean island lying between Zanzibar and the Tanzanian coast. Recognised for both its beauty and biodiversity, this is a castaway island with a reef sanctuary (400 species of fish and 200 species of coral) a forest reserve and evocative historical buildings
Day 11 Chumbe is a small Indian Ocean island lying between Zanzibar and the Tanzanian coast. Recognised for both its beauty and biodiversity, this is a castaway island with a reef sanctuary (400 species of fish and 200 species of coral) a forest reserve and evocative historical buildings
Day 12 Transfer to Zanzibar airport for the afternoon flight to Nairobi where you connect with the Kenya Airways overnight flight to London
Day 13 Arrive London Heathrow early morning
This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website
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