Experience the magnificent landscapes of Amboseli National Park, set against the iconic backdrop of towering Mount Kilimanjaro. The park is known as the best place in the world to see free-ranging elephants in ultra-close proximity. Home to more than 1,000 elephants, it's common to see herds of up to 100 roaming through the plains.
Day 10: Flight from Maasai Mara to Amboseli
Friday, June 30, 2023
Enjoy an afternoon game drive upon arrival. The remainder of today is yours to explore lodge grounds and take advantage of the property's amenities.
Overnight: Ol Tukai Lodge (D)
Day 11: Amboseli National Park
Saturday, July 1, 2023
Today, set out for Amboseli National Park for two game drives to spot for African wildlife. At little more than 150 square miles, Amboseli is relatively small, but its high concentration of wildlife makes for excellent viewing opportunities. In addition to its many elephants, the park is also home to Cape buffaloes, impalas, cheetahs, spotted hyenas, Maasai giraffes, Grant's zebras, blue wildebeest, more than 100 lions, and more than 400 bird species.
Overnight: Ol Tukai Lodge (B,L,D)
Day 12: Amboseli / Transfer to Nairobi / Depart for U.S.
Sunday, July 2, 2023
After breakfast, return to Nairobi where you'll have access to a day room at the hotel to rest until transfers to the airport for evening departures.
Day Room: Crowne Plaza Nairobi Airport (B,L)
Day 13: En Route / Arrive in U.S.
Monday, July 3, 2023
B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
Space is limited, so it's recommended to reserve early for best availability.
This post-tour requires an ability to walk safely over uneven and slippery ground without assistance, transport luggage a short distance, get in and out of a 4x4 vehicle, and physically tolerate vehicle motion on sometimes bumpy roads.
Ol Tukai Lodge
June 30 - July 1
With Mount Kilimanjaro in the distance, Ol Tukai Lodge is a remarkable spot to watch roaming elephants and various other wildlife. This eco-rated property offers true African hospitality, local entertainment, and well-appointed amenities.
Visit the open-air bar for fresh juice or a cocktail, then meander to the roof deck for a splendid panorama of the marshlands and Kilimanjaro.
Room Amenities: Chalet-style room with private terrace, mountain view, one king bed or twin beds, and en suite bathroom with sundries and hairdryer.
Post-tour rate is per person based on double occupancy except where noted as Single, in U.S. dollars. Single availability limited. Airfare from Maasai Mara to Amboseli is included in the rate. Airfare otherwise not included.
- Internal airfare from Maasai Mara to Amboseli
- 2 nights accommodations at Ol Tukai Lodge (or similar) plus a day room on departure day
- 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, and 2 dinners
- Admission to Amboseli National Park
- 3 guided game drives
- All excursion transportation
- Airport transfer for guests departing at the suggested times