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Destination: Kenya

Kenya Safari: The Big 5

Venture with us into the heart of Kenya's wilderness during this 11-day epic journey. Alongside expert guides, gain unparalleled access to Kenya's national parks, reserves, and conservancies with opportunities to witness The Big 5 and a plethora of other wildlife in their natural environment. This adventure promises unforgettable exploration of Kenya's iconic landscapes, captivating cultural interactions, and exhilarating animal encounters.


– Explore extraordinary national parks and reserves in Kenya accompanied by expert naturalist guides who will enrich your experience through their knowledge, dedication and enthusiasm.

– Visit conservation organizations that play pivotal roles in rescuing and rehabilitating at-risk wildlife, protecting endangered species, educating the youth and preserving the ecosystems and biodiversity of the region.

– Participate in up to 12 game drives aboard safari-outfitted 4x4 vehicles, featuring opportunities to observe the "Big 5" (endangered black rhino, leopard, elephant, Cape buffalo and lion).

– Engage with local communities for a deeper understanding of their rich cultures and vibrant traditions. 

– Retreat to luxurious lodges and tented camps, each uniquely beautiful and authentic in décor.

– Soar above Maasai Mara National Reserve during an optional hot air balloon sunrise safari (additional fee).

What's Included

  • 8 nights accommodations at deluxe lodges and tented camps—all carefully selected to emphasize wildlife viewing and amenities—plus a day room on departure day
  • 8 breakfasts, 8 lunches and 7 dinners including a special farewell dinner
  • Expert naturalist guides throughout
  • Daily game drives in open-air vehicles with filtered water provided
  • Maasai Mara National Reserve visitation fees, which are paid directly to the Narok County Government in support of tourism and conservation efforts of the Maasai Mara ecosystem and wildlife
  • Internal airfare from Maasai Mara to Nairobi
  • All main program gratuities, as well as taxes, service charges and park fees
  • Temporary membership in AMREF Flying Doctors air ambulance service
  • Airport transfers for guests arriving and departing during the suggested times