DreamTrips - Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya
Starts: Wednesday, 5 October, 2016 11:00am
Ends: Thursday, 13 October, 2016 07:00am
About Your Trip
This DreamTrips expedition takes you to Kenya and Tanzania for unforgettable sights, game drives and wildlife watching in a region known for its abundant flora and fauna. Visit the Olduvai Gorge, a 3.5-million-year-old archaeological site where signs of prehistoric man lie waiting to be discovered, in addition to Maasai Mara National Reserve, Lake Victoria, Serengeti National Park, Ngorongoro Conservation Area and Lake Manyara.
The African Serengeti is an alluring combination of untouched grassland, intriguing indigenous peoples and a diverse ecosystem unlike any other in the world. Tree-climbing lions watch over herds of gazelle, roaming elephants and migrating wildebeest. Kenya’s capital encompasses the whole of the region’s wildlife in just under 700 square kilometers.
9 days and 8 nights in Kenya and Tanzania:
1 night at InterContinental Nairobi, City Hall Way, Nairobi 00200, Kenya.
2 nights at Mara Serena Safari Lodge, Maasai Mara Game Reserve, Nairobi, Kenya.
1 night at Serenity on the Lake Resort & SPA, Chamugasa Parish Way, Mwanza, Kalamera, Tanzania.
2 nights at Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge, Serengeti, Tanzania.
1 night at Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge, Ngorongoro, Tanzania.
1 night at Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge, Ngorongoro, Tanzania.
8 breakfasts, 8 lunches and 8 dinners.
5 afternoon game drives; all include transportation.
3 morning game drives; all include transportation.
Ngorongoro Crater tour; includes transportation.
An In-destination Support Specialist will be provided when 20 or more adults book this trip. Their goal is to ensure you have a great DreamTrips experience from landing to liftoff. They host a welcome reception on arrival day, attend scheduled activities throughout the trip, notify the group of itinerary updates and more.
Your trip includes 2 airport transfers:
October 5, timing based on arrival: From Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to hotel.
October 13, timing based on departure: From hotel to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.
To take advantage of round-trip airport transfers, you must provide your flight information to the DreamTrips Specialist no later than September 16. These transfers are available only for the airport(s) and dates listed above. Click here to give us your flight information. Transfers will not be offered if the flight information is not received by the deadline and transfers at any other time will incur a separate charge. Do not email flight information to the DreamTrips Specialist.
Air transportation is not included. The closest commercial airport is Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO).
For any questions regarding this trip, contact the DreamTrips Specialist at DreamTrips@rovia.com.
InterContinental Nairobi: Check-in: 2 p.m. Check-out: 10 a.m.
Mara Serena Safari Lodge, Serenity on the Lake Resort & SPA, Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge, Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge and Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge: Check-in: noon. Check-out: 10 a.m.
On this DreamTrips safari, you’ll stay at six different hotels:
The InterContinental Nairobi’s dining options include fresh offerings from local markets and authentic dishes inspired by Indian flavors. A short drive leads you to all that the Nairobi National Park has to offer, including the Hippo Point and the famed ivory burning site monument. Featuring standard room accommodations with double or twin beds.
City Hall Way
Nairobi 00200, Kenya
The Mara Serena Safari Lodge is located at the center of the world-famous Mara Triangle in Nairobi. Enjoy cocktails and local delicacies at the lodge’s numerous on-site restaurants and bars, or choose to dine surrounded by wildlife in the African bush. Featuring lodge room accommodations with king or twin beds, uninterrupted views of the Mara River, mosquito curtaining, en suite bathroom with walk-in shower, writing/vanity unit, panoramic area, 24-hour on-call medical services, toiletries, and complimentary Wi-Fi and mineral water.
Mara Serena Safari Lodge
Maasai Mara Game Reserve
The eco-friendly Serenity on the Lake Resort & SPA invites guests to enjoy the Blue Waters SPA, the Hippo Pool & Bar, the Dhow Lounge & Bar and traditional cuisine in The Herron Restaurant. Nature walks and village tours are only a short walk away from your room. Featuring bungalow accommodations with twin or double beds, en suite bathroom with shower and bathtub, mineral water, flashlight, umbrellas, walking stick, whistle and safe deposit box for use during your stay.
Serenity on the Lake Resort & SPA
Chamugasa Parish Way
Mwanza, Kalamera, Tanzania
At the Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge, your thatch-roofed, stone-built private room overlooks the Tanzanian plains and all of the wildlife therein. Enjoy fine dining around a campfire, including produce and meats sourced from local communities around the reserve. Featuring standard accommodations in traditional two-story rondavels with private balcony and entrance, 24-hour medical service, mineral water, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers and Wi-Fi.
Serengeti Serena Safari Lodge
Guests of the Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge enjoy views of the heavily forested Ngorongoro Conservation Area from an outdoor pool and on-site restaurant. Rooms feature décor inspired by cave-dwelling natives from ancient times. Featuring standard accommodations with rock-enclosed balcony, crater views, 24-hour medical service, mineral water, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers and Wi-Fi.
Ngorongoro Serena Safari Lodge
Guests enjoy stunning views of Tanzania’s Great Rift Valley and Lake Manyara National Park. European dining options, locally sourced fare and fresh fruit juices are available at the hotel’s restaurants and lounges. Featuring standard accommodations in traditional rondavels with small veranda, 24-hour medical service, mineral water, toiletries, bathrobe, slippers and Wi-Fi.
Lake Manyara Serena Safari Lodge