Thursday, January 24, 2013

Valentine Getaway

Valentine Weekend Getaway

Destination: Shaba National Resrve
Accomodation: Sarova Shaba
Cost:  10,000 Ksh ,   $112
Per Person Sharing

 Safari Itinerary:
Day 1
Depart Nairobi for Shaba at seven in the morning. Upon arrival in the park, you will enjoy a game drive enroute to the lodge. Check in at the lodge, followed by a buffet lunch at the restaurant.
After lunch, you have the early afternoon free, to enjoy the amenities of the lodge which include a swimming pool before going for an afternoon game drive, from 1530hrs. After the game drive, return to the lodge to freshen up for a candlelit bush dinner

The starkly beautiful landscape of the reserve is dominated by Shaba hill to the south, at the foot of which is a rugged area with steep ravines, whose sandy soils are volcanic. This part of Kenya is known for the unique five animal species:; the reticulated giraffe, the Beisa Oryx, the long necked Gerenuk,the blue shanked Somali Ostrich and the grevy Zebra.

Overnight at Sarova Shaba Game Lodge

Day 2
Start with an early morning game drive, return to the lodge for breakfast at the riverside then spend the better part of the morning at leisure. Check out at noon then start the journey back to Nairobi with enroute game drive on your way out of the park. You will stop for lunch (at own cost) at the famous “Trout tree Restaurant” in Nanyuki where you fish your own lunch. At 3pm embark on the journey back to Nairobi.

What’s Included

· Accommodation at Sarova Shaba Lodge
· Meals as indicated in the itinerary
· Transport in 8 seater luxury open roof tour-vans
· Game drives in the Shaba National Reserve as indicated in the itinerary
· Candlelit bush dinner on Day 1
· Champagne breakfast on Day 2
· Chocolate and flowers in the room.

Not included:
· Park entry fees payable direct at the gate Kshs. 1,000/- for residents
· Beverages with meals at the lodge
· Lunch on return day in Nanyuki

Email or Call us +254714218900 for details

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Overland Africa and Volunteer

Africa Voluntour

Family on a safari during their volunteer season

You’d like to combine sightseeing with the chance to roll up your sleeves, you’d like to volunteer in Africa but don’t have more than a few days or weeks, you want to make a difference and give something back you want to see and experience something different without missing out on the highlights, then you should check out what our Voluntour section has to offer.

Voluntour Safaris:

Zanzibar Community and Wildlife Safari 2013

Zanzibar Community and Wildlife Safari 2013 Zanzibar
Nairobi, Kenya
21 days
Kenya, Tanzania
Teaching in Zanzibar, Community Volunteering, Masai Mara, Masai Village, Serengeti and Ngorongoro Crater

Masai Mara Conservation and Wildlife Safari 2013

Masai Mara Conservation and Wildlife Safari 2013 Nairobi, Kenya
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
26 days 
Kenya, Tanzania
Volunteer in the Masai Mara putting something back into the local community before traveling overland through the Serengeti and Ngongoro Crater to the coast and the island of Zanzibar