Big Five Safari

Big Five Safari

See Africa's Big Five Animals: lion, leopard, rhino, elephant and African buffalo on one incredible safari holiday

Duration: 5 Days
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Itinerary at a glance:

  • Day 1: Nairobi
  • Day 2-3: Tsavo West
  • Day 4-5: Amboseli
  • Optional Twin Centre: Mauritius or Victoria Falls
We can tailor all hotels and durations to suit your requirements
Big Five Safari

Sample Itinerary of Big Five Safari

Big Five Safari

Embark on an unforgettable Big Five Safari Holiday through Kenya on our 5-night itinerary, which takes you from the bustling city of Nairobi to the rugged landscapes of Tsavo West and the stunning Amboseli National Park. With carefully selected accommodations and a range of activities, this itinerary is the perfect way to experience the best of Kenya's wildlife in just a few days. This itinerary is completely customisable to suit you, just let your Travel Consultant know your family’s specific budget and requirements.

Day 1: Nairobi

Arrive in Nairobi and stay one night at the Hemingways Nairobi, a luxury hotel located in the suburb of Karen. Explore the city or visit the nearby David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, where you can see orphaned elephants and rhinos.

Day 2-3: Tsavo West

After breakfast, depart for Tsavo West National Park, which is known for its rugged wilderness, volcanic landscapes, and diverse wildlife. Stay at the Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge, which offers comfortable rooms with stunning views of the surrounding landscape. Take part in guided game drives to see the Big Five, including elephants, lions, leopards, buffaloes, and rhinos. Visit Mzima Springs, a series of crystal-clear ponds and underwater viewing hides where you can see hippos, crocodiles, and fish.

Day 4-5: Amboseli

Depart for Amboseli National Park, located in the shadow of Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest mountain. Stay at the Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge, which offers spacious rooms with stunning views of the mountain and the surrounding savannah. Take part in guided game drives to see the Big Five and other wildlife such as cheetahs, hyenas, and giraffes. Visit a Maasai village and learn about their traditional way of life and customs.

This Big Five Safari Holiday is perfect for those who want to experience the best of Kenya's wildlife in a short time frame. Stay at carefully selected accommodations and take part in guided game drives and cultural visits to see the Big Five and other unique wildlife such as hippos, crocodiles, and giraffes. Expect to be amazed by the rugged landscapes of Tsavo West and the stunning views of Mount Kilimanjaro in Amboseli. This itinerary is the perfect way to experience the beauty of Kenya's wildlife with a focus on the Big Five.

Why not Make your Big Five Safari Holiday a Twin Centre one?

After your exhilarating Big Five Safari adventure in Kenya, why not extend your holiday with a relaxing beach break or an additional trip to another iconic African destination?

If you're in the mood for some sun, sea, and sand, head to Mauritius in there Indian Ocean for five nights of relaxation on the island’s idyllic beaches. Stay at one of the island's luxurious beach resorts, like Trou Aux Biches Beachcomber Golf Resort & Spa, and soak up the sun, swim in the crystal-clear waters, or take part in water sports such as snorkelling or scuba diving. Explore the island's history and culture with a visit to the city Port Louis where you can enjoy temple, museums, markets, and street food. Another must-see attraction is the Chamarel Seven Colored Earth Park, a unique geological formation where sand dunes of different colours blend together to create a surreal landscape. Watching the colours change throughout the day is truly mesmerising and a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Alternatively, you could head to Zimbabwe to experience the awe-inspiring Victoria Falls. Stay for three nights and marvel at the sheer power and beauty of the falls, which are one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. Take part in a range of activities such as a scenic helicopter flight over the falls, a sunset cruise on the Zambezi River, or a thrilling bungee jump from the Victoria Falls Bridge.

To book your tailor-made Africa Safari Holiday, call us today on 01635 551011 or email us as holidays@chartertravel.co.uk to speak to one of our expert Travel Advisors. Alternatively, you can send us an enquiry here via our website, and one of our team members will get back to you.

All our holidays are tailor-made and can be adapted by changing hotels durations and destinations to suit the individuals tastes and requirements – please do get in touch so we can start planning.

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