Rwanda, Tanzania & Kenya

Visit the Unrivaled Wonders of East Africa

Want to experience the absolute best of East Africa?  Rwanda is known worldwide for its remote mountainous silverback gorilla habitat. Continue to Tanzania where you will experience the wildlife of the world famous Ngorongoro Crater, say hi to the Big Five on numerous Game Viewing Safaris and let the incredible beauty of nature allure you. Crossing into Kenya will include a visit to the Maasai Mara and more!  Our sample itinerary will take you to uncover the secrets of Rwanda, Tanzania and Kenya to ensure you will have an unforgettable African safari adventure that you have been dreaming of!

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Together, in our detailed consultation we create the vision of your very own personalized itinerary. We determine how much time to spend in each destination, choose from our favorite hotels, arrange appropriate transportation and create unique experiences with our dynamic local guides! Relax while our team brings everything to life. Our customized travel app gives you easy access to all itinerary details, plus suggestions for your free time and some dining ideas! We seamlessly integrate technology, experience and attention to detail to create your very own custom-tailored “Trip of a Lifetime!”

OUR SAMPLE ITINERARY

Day 1 

Welcome to Kigali

Arrive in Kigali, where you will be met for the transfer to your centrally located hotel. Free time to relax and get acquainted with your new neighborhood!

Day 2

Soak up the Vibrant Ambience of Kigali before Heading to Bisate Lodge

Daily breakfasts in each of your hotels. Detailed private sightseeing of the city of Kigali, meet with your expert local guide to explore Rwanda's capital, including the craft markets and the very moving Memorial Centre to the Genocide. After your visit to the city head north to Bisate Lodge, spectacularly located in the natural amphitheatre of an extinct volcanic cone for a three-night stay on all inclusive basis

Day

3 & 4

Enjoy Intimate Encounters with Mountain Gorillas

Enjoy a rare and endangered Mountain Gorillas trekking experience at Volcanoes National Park Headquarters. Coming face to face with giant and very gentle silverbacks in a family unit in their natural habitat is truly one of the greatest wildlife experiences on earth!

 

Day 5

Journey into the Mystical World of Ngorongoro Crater

Transfer now to Kigali Airport for your charter flight to Lake Manyara.  Proceed to Ngorongoro Crater Lodge, located on the edge of the world famous Ngorongoro Crater for a 3-night stay with all inclusive basis. Settle in and be pampered in one of the most spectacular lodges in Africa

Day

6 & 7

Savor the Diverse and Beauty of Ngorongoro Crater

Experience a luxurious stay at the Ngorongoro Crater Lodge, home to an estimated 25,000 mammals, including large herds of wildebeest, gazelle, antelope, zebra, endangered black rhino, spotted hyena and lion.  Two daily safari excursions will ensure that you maximize your animal viewing exposure as you follow the daily cycles of animal activities in a variety of habitats and settings

Day 8

Venture to Serengeti National Park in Tanzania

Onward to Serengeti National Park by shared charter aircraft. On arrival, transfer to Singita Sasakwa Lodge, located on the outstanding Singita Grumeti Reserve, a 400,000 acre private wildlife camp in a prime location adjoining the Serengeti National Park

Day

9 & 10

Discover Hidden Gems at Singita Sasakwa Lodge

Soak up the stunning views over the Great Serengeti plains and immerse yourself in the incredible wildlife surrounding. Year round Serengeti boasts a well-established resident game population, including the famous wildebeest and gazelle, plus zebra, giraffe and much more. In addition to twice daily safari outings and true gourmet dining experiences, other activities will be arranged, including guided hikes to discover the unique nature, plus possible mountain biking safaris and hot air ballooning to see the animals from above in total silence

 

Day 11

Embark to Maasai Mara National Reserve

Following this morning’s game drive and breakfast, proceed to Migori Airstrip in Kenya by shared charter aircraft. Continue to Maasai Mara National Reserve and check-in to your luxury Angama Mara for 3-night stay with all inclusive basis. Perched on the edge of the Great Rift Valley, Angama Mara features breathtaking views over the Maasai Mara, certainly among Africa's loveliest game reserves

Day

12 & 13

Immerse in the Wonders at Angama Mara

Angama Mara is home to an abundance of Africa’s high profile mammals, such as prides of lion, solitary leopard and cheetah, the shy black rhino and herds of elephant, buffalo and abundant plains game. To make the most of your safari experience, enjoy all of the exciting activities that the lodge offers from hot air ballooning, walking safaris to cultural visits to neighboring Maasai villages

Day 14

Return Home

Transfer to Nairobi airport now for your home-bound flights.  {Overnight flight with next arrival in the USA} Welcome home!

When should I go?

The ideal time is Year Round (note that the Great Migration that you have seen on the Discovery Channel varies greatly depending on rainfall and local food conditions, and since it occurs in very remote areas this wonderful experience cannot be guaranteed)

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