The trip last 14 days and can be booked at any time with a min. of 6 participants. The safari is conducted in mini safari vans with toproof with a maximum of 6 passengers per bus. For larger groups we have, if desired, a safari truck available. (or multiple safari vans)
So do you want to enjoy adventurous safari with colleagues, friends or family members and then be pampered in a beautiful resort on the white beaches of Mombasa? Book this special Women’s Wilderness & Wellness trip! And go home with a goody bag full of memories and local beauty care products!
Day 1: You arrive in Nairobi where you will be picked up by our driver and transferred to Comfort Hotel. (Nice budget hotel) (when you arrive in the morning you can discover Nairobi or book an excursions with us if requested)
Day 2: After a good breakfast at the restaurant, you have to pack and you are picked by our driver and he will take you for some shopping before the adventure begins. We ensure that there is sufficient drinking water but soft drinks are on your own account. They are also available at the campsites. We leave for the most famous park in Kenya, the Masai Mara. We will stop in the market town of Masai “Narok” where we have lunch in the open air, before we continue our way to the Masai Mara. Upon arrival at the park we drive to the campsite, we do a game drive en route and on arrival you will be showed your tent. Per tent will sleep two guests. In the evening we sit around the campfire to get to know each other and enjoy the African sky with thousands of stars. After dinner it’s time to rest after a long safari day.
Day 3: After breakfast we set out to do a game drive and wildlife spotting. The Masai Mara is famous for its black-maned lions, further we find cheetahs, leopards, wildebeest, zebras and many more. We return to the campsite for lunch. After lunch a little siesta in the afternoon we explore the park again and return for dinner. Meanwhile dinner is prepared by our experienced cook. After dinner we stay again close to the campfire and enjoy the stories of the Masai warriors who come to keep us company. Then it’s time to get into needed rest and be fit for the next day safari.
Day 4: Today you will visit a Masai village. Here you will experience what it is like to live in a real Masai hut. These huts, built of clay and dried cowdung attract many flies but the Masai are apparently used to them. You are informed how the Masai live, what their traditions are, and you get the chance to buy homemade jewelry. Masai are depended from tourism and their jewelry. Masai have many cows and sheep and seen their livestock as their most precious possession. We get up very early for breakfast to do a game drive. The cats are mainly in the morning active with hunting and we hope that you can experience a “catch.” We return to camp for breakfast and take the prepared lunch boxes for on the way . After visiting the village we have our lunch at the river side.
Day 5: After breakfast we pack and leave this magnificent park on the way to Hels Gate where we will explore the park on a mountain bike, between the zebras and giraffes. There is a guide going with you so you don’t have to be afraid. In this park are no cats. We stay in a budget hotel Marine Resort.
Day 6: Today we drive to the beautiful park Samburu. The Samburu are like the Masai nomadic tribe. They wear traditional clothing and colorful jewelry and often bird feathers on their heads.The hair is long and colored by red mud. If a Samburu get married he has to cut his hair. You will get to know the Samburu. In the park we see o.a the Grevy’s zebra these are other zebras than in other parks. We also see the Rothschild giraffe. Your dinner and overnight at the camp.
Day 7: Miriam is a Dutch woman who has been living with the Samburu and is active with development work. Today we visit her project. Here you get all the information about what she has been all achieved here. Her story is an inspiration to all of us. After lunch we do a game drive and return to camp for overnight. Information about her project find you here. www.seedsamburu.com
Day 8: We hope you have a good night rest so you can get up at sunset …. and the early birds to find the wild animals being active, before we return for breakfast and pack to get ready for our trip back to Nairobi. You have lunch en route and arrive late afternoon at the hotel. After a refreshment you get picked up for dinner at Carnivore. A ‘final’ Burgundian ‘meal to end the safari. We spend the night again in hotel Comfort. (Based on breakfast)
Day 9: we are going to do some activities in Nairobi after breakfast. You visit the giraffe center, the elephant orphanage Daphne Sheldrick and the ‘Kibera’ slums. In between lunch at a local restaurant (own expense) Then you are taken to the train station for your trip to Mombasa. This is an adventurous train journey that you should not miss. An old-fashioned train that goes through two willdlife parks, Tsavo East and West, to Mombasa. Overnight in a of 2 or 4 persons compartment(small) beds, dinner and breakfast at the restaurant.
Day 10: After arrival in Mombasa you are picked from the train station and transferred to beach resort ‘Sands or Nomad. Here you are welcomed with a drink and start your well deserved spa stay. Your accommodation is based on half board (breakfast and dinner) These days you will enjoy Pure Wellness in the form of spa treatments, body massage of your choice, two choices from a facial massage, head massage, back and shoulder massage, Hot Stone massage mani – pedicure, enjoying smoothies made from fresh fruit, unforgettable sea cruise with sea food banquet lunch, snorkeling.
Day 11/12/13/14: According to the number of guest within your group planning is made for the next few days for a body massage and two different special massages (Hot stone, after sun, facial massage, head massage etc. or facial Each of you will be also scheduled for manicure and pedicure!
On day 13 you will do an unforgettable snorkeling trip with Pili Pipa. Sailing with a great chance to spot dolphins, have lunch on a beautiful island, sea banquet to return late afternoon tired but happy back to the resort. Just chill out for dinner and wonderfully relaxing in the lounge area of this beautiful resort.
Day 14: After breakfast, transfer to the airport or if required an extension of your stay.
Ask for our prices for Wilderness and Wellness customized trips according your personal request!
- Upon arrival transfer to hotel Comfort including breakfast,
- 7 days camping safari including meals
- Stays at campsites and / or budget hotels during the safari
- Entrance fees to the parks.
- Visiting project in Samburu
- Overnight hotel Comfort day 8
- Dinner at Carnivore restaurant including transport
- Activities on day 9, including breakfast.
- Transfer to the train, first class ticket to Mombasa by train including dinner and breakfast in sleep compartment
- Transfer to the beach resort Sands of Nomad stay on half board basis.
- Body massage and two separate massages of your choice (Hot stone, after sun, facial massage, head massage)
- Excursion with Pilli Pipa snorkeling including lunch.
- Transfer to the airport.
- Free Goody bag!