Trip Type : Small Group Tour
Kenya Camping Safari tour
Lake Nakuru National Park Nairobi Kenya Camping Safari Trip

Kenya Camping Safari

G Adventures Preferred
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
4.8 . Excellent
100%
Travel Style: For those looking to maximize their sight seeing time. You thrive on a packed day’s schedule from 8 am to 6pm, with some (but limited) free time. Most activities and meals included. Full on
Physical Level: Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises. Easy
Lodging Level: Typically involves most nights sleeping in tents (sometimes permanent tented sites) or in rustic cabins and lodges. Camping
9 days
From: $ 1,831 $ 203 / day
Checking price

Overview

Highlights

  • Explore the masai mara national reserve
  • Visit a samburu village
  • Visit three of kenya's best wildlife parks and reserves
  • Take in views of the great rift valley

Short Description

From dramatic savannahs to the Great Rift Valley, experience Kenya in all its glory. Travel the vast open plains and rolling hills of the Masai Mara and scour the wilderness for Africa’s "big five." Full-service camping under the big African sky will bring you closer to the region’s wildlife and gets you off the beaten path so you can really experience this land's unique culture. Our small safari vans minimize drive times and improve your chances of snapping that perfect shot of some of the most amazing animals on the planet.

Small groups are usually defined as between 10 and 24 travelers, often less. If you're the kind of person who enjoys more intimate experiences and personal service this is a good choice. All else being equal you will pay a premium for this style vs a larger group tour.
Trip Type Small Group Tour
See all the highlights and popular spots on a classic tour.
Itinerary Focus Classic Highlights
Typically involves most nights sleeping in tents (sometimes permanent tented sites) or in rustic cabins and lodges.
Lodging Level Camping
Flights & Transport Only ground transport
Start City Nairobi
End City Nairobi

Destinations

Kenya

Cities & Attractions

Lake Nakuru National Park Nairobi

Age Requirement

You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on a G Adventures tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.

No Single Supplement
See more

Trip Includes

  • Your G for Good Moment: Café Ubuntu
  • Maai Mahiu
  • Samburu village visit and wildlife safari drives
  • Safari in Lake Nakuru National Park
  • Wildlife safari drives in Masai Mara National Reserve
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Find your perfect trip
A vast selection of trips on every continent, for every style. Thousands of itineraries from hundreds of trusted travel companies.
Save time
Use simple search and comparison tools to easily find the best trip. Don't sweat the logistics -- travel providers plan for you.
Save money
Book directly with the operator. Find inclusive packages for the best value and get access to amazing deals.
Travel confidently
Read unbiased user reviews, pick the company that fits your style, and connect with them directly. No worries, just memories.

Itinerary

Day 1 Nairobi

There are no planned activities until an evening welcome meeting. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting

Day 2 Nairobi/Samburu National Reserve (1B, 1L, 1D)

Depart Nairobi and drive north through the farmlands of the Kikuyu people, passing Mt Kenya, Africa's second highest mountain (5199m/17,060ft). Just outside the national reserve, visit a local Samburu village. Similar in appearance to the Masai but less known, the Samburu are a proud warrior tribe. Watch traditional Samburu dancing, and learn about Samburu tribal life and customs. The walk within the village is run by Samburu tribesmen for the benefit of the community. Continue to Samburu National Reserve, a wildlife haven to many species rarely found elsewhere. Enjoy an afternoon wildlife safari drive in search of large elephant and big cat populations living within this wild part of Kenya. Included Activities: Samburu Village Visit Samburu National Reserve Wildlife Safari Drive Transport: Safari vehicle (7.00-8.00 hours, 365km)

Day 3 Samburu National Reserve (1B, 1L, 1D)

A full day wildlife safari drive to spot a group of animals only seen north of the equator, such as the beisa oryx, Somali ostrich, Grevy's zebra, the majestic reticulated giraffe, and the long-necked gerenuk, a graceful antelope that stands upright on its hind legs to feed on tall bushes. Included Activities: Samburu National Reserve Wildlife Safari Drive

Day 4 Samburu National Reserve/Lake Nakuru National Park (1B, 1L, 1D)

Nakuru, meaning “dusty place” in the Maasai language, is a cheerful and vibrant agricultural town with a variety of colourful local markets. Camp outside the town at the edge of Lake Nakuru National Park, the area’s principal highlight and best natural attraction. Time and weather permitting, there may be an opportunity to visit a local tea farm and see how the tea is grown, picked and produced. Transport: Safari vehicle (7.00-8.00 hours, 348km)

Day 5 Lake Nakuru National Park (1B, 1L, 1D)

Embark on a safari within Lake Nakuru National Park, in search of the resident black rhino, buffalo, impala, and the elusive leopard. Included Activities: Lake Nakuru Wildlife Safari Drive

Day 6 Lake Nakuru National Park/Masai Mara (1B, 1L, 1D)

Depart for the world-famous Masai Mara National Reserve. With its vast open plains and distinctive flat-topped acacia trees, no visit to Kenya would be complete without a visit to this reserve. Arrive in the afternoon and get settled at the permanent tented camp, the base for exploring the Mara. Head into the reserve for an afternoon wildlife safari drive. Included Activities: Masai Mara Wildlife Safari Drive Transport: Safari vehicle (7.00-8.00 hours, 368km)

Day 7 Masai Mara (1B, 1L, 1D)

Rise early for a wildlife safari drive during the best time to spot animals and criss-cross the rolling hills of the African savannah. With a full day to explore the area, we can cover a lot of ground. If time allows, visit the Mara River area. Opt to go for a balloon safari for a new perspective over the beautiful landscape. Additional Notes: If you have pre-booked a Masai Mara Balloon Safari, your flight will be in the morning. You will miss the morning wildlife safari drive with the group, but you will have spectacular views from above. Included Activities: Masai Mara Wildlife Safari Drive

Day 8 Masai Mara/Nairobi (1B, 1L)

Enjoy one last opportunity to spot the "big five". Visit the G for Good supported Ubuntu Cafe for lunch, before heading back to Nairobi. In Nairobi there's some time to buy local handicrafts or check out a bit of the city. Included Activities: Masai Mara Wildlife Safari Drive Café Ubuntu Transport: Safari vehicle (7.00-8.00 hours, 285km)

Day 9 Nairobi (1B)

Depart at any time.

Availability

Checking price
Price From $ 1,831
Price Per Day: $ 203 per day
Check Availability
Checking price
Start DateFinish DateBase PriceDeparture GuaranteedAvailability 
Jun-30-2019Jul-08-2019$ 1,911YesSold Out Reserve
Jul-07-2019Jul-15-2019$ 1,991Yes1 spots left Reserve
Jul-21-2019Jul-29-2019$ 1,991YesSold Out Reserve
Aug-04-2019Aug-12-2019$ 1,991Yes1 spots left Reserve
Aug-11-2019Aug-19-2019$ 1,991Yes14 spots left Reserve
Aug-18-2019Aug-26-2019$ 1,991Yes14 spots left Reserve
Aug-25-2019Sep-02-2019$ 1,991Yes1 spots left Reserve
Sep-01-2019Sep-09-2019$ 1,911Yes14 spots left Reserve
Sep-15-2019Sep-23-2019$ 1,911YesSold Out Reserve
Sep-22-2019Sep-30-2019$ 1,911Yes14 spots left Reserve
Oct-06-2019Oct-14-2019$ 1,911Yes1 spots left Reserve
Oct-20-2019Oct-28-2019$ 1,911Yes8 spots left Reserve
Nov-03-2019Nov-11-2019$ 1,831Yes10 spots left Reserve
Dec-15-2019Dec-23-2019$ 1,831Yes14 spots left Reserve
Dec-22-2019Dec-30-2019$ 2,289Yes10 spots left Reserve
Dec-29-2019Jan-06-2020$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jan-10-2020Jan-18-2020$ 2,289YesSold Out Reserve
Jan-12-2020Jan-20-2020$ 2,289Yes11 spots left Reserve
Jan-24-2020Feb-01-2020$ 2,289YesSold Out Reserve
Jan-26-2020Feb-03-2020$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Feb-07-2020Feb-15-2020$ 2,389YesSold Out Reserve
Feb-09-2020Feb-17-2020$ 2,389Yes14 spots left Reserve
Feb-28-2020Mar-07-2020$ 2,389YesSold Out Reserve
Mar-01-2020Mar-09-2020$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Mar-13-2020Mar-21-2020$ 2,289YesSold Out Reserve
Mar-15-2020Mar-23-2020$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jun-12-2020Jun-20-2020$ 2,389YesSold Out Reserve
Jun-14-2020Jun-22-2020$ 2,389Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jun-19-2020Jun-27-2020$ 2,389YesSold Out Reserve
Jun-21-2020Jun-29-2020$ 2,389Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jun-26-2020Jul-04-2020$ 2,389YesSold Out Reserve
Jun-28-2020Jul-06-2020$ 2,389Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jul-10-2020Jul-18-2020$ 2,489YesSold Out Reserve
Jul-12-2020Jul-20-2020$ 2,489Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jul-17-2020Jul-25-2020$ 2,489YesSold Out Reserve
Jul-19-2020Jul-27-2020$ 2,489Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jul-24-2020Aug-01-2020$ 2,489YesSold Out Reserve
Jul-26-2020Aug-03-2020$ 2,489Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jul-31-2020Aug-08-2020$ 2,489YesSold Out Reserve
Aug-02-2020Aug-10-2020$ 2,489Yes14 spots left Reserve
Aug-07-2020Aug-15-2020$ 2,489YesSold Out Reserve
Aug-09-2020Aug-17-2020$ 2,489Yes14 spots left Reserve
Aug-21-2020Aug-29-2020$ 2,489YesSold Out Reserve
Aug-23-2020Aug-31-2020$ 2,489Yes14 spots left Reserve
Sep-04-2020Sep-12-2020$ 2,389YesSold Out Reserve
Sep-06-2020Sep-14-2020$ 2,389Yes13 spots left Reserve
Sep-18-2020Sep-26-2020$ 2,389YesSold Out Reserve
Sep-20-2020Sep-28-2020$ 2,389Yes14 spots left Reserve
Sep-25-2020Oct-03-2020$ 2,389YesSold Out Reserve
Sep-27-2020Oct-05-2020$ 2,389Yes14 spots left Reserve
Oct-02-2020Oct-10-2020$ 2,389YesSold Out Reserve
Oct-04-2020Oct-12-2020$ 2,389Yes14 spots left Reserve
Oct-23-2020Oct-31-2020$ 2,389YesSold Out Reserve
Oct-25-2020Nov-02-2020$ 2,389Yes14 spots left Reserve
Nov-20-2020Nov-28-2020$ 2,289YesSold Out Reserve
Nov-22-2020Nov-30-2020$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Dec-11-2020Dec-19-2020$ 2,289YesSold Out Reserve
Dec-13-2020Dec-21-2020$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Dec-18-2020Dec-26-2020$ 2,289YesSold Out Reserve
Dec-20-2020Dec-28-2020$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Dec-25-2020Jan-02-2021$ 2,289YesSold Out Reserve
Dec-27-2020Jan-04-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jan-08-2021Jan-16-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jan-15-2021Jan-23-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jan-22-2021Jan-30-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jan-29-2021Feb-06-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Feb-05-2021Feb-13-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Feb-12-2021Feb-20-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Feb-19-2021Feb-27-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Feb-26-2021Mar-06-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Mar-05-2021Mar-13-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jun-11-2021Jun-19-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jun-18-2021Jun-26-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jun-25-2021Jul-03-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jul-02-2021Jul-10-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jul-09-2021Jul-17-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jul-16-2021Jul-24-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jul-23-2021Jul-31-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Jul-30-2021Aug-07-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Aug-06-2021Aug-14-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Aug-13-2021Aug-21-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Aug-20-2021Aug-28-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Aug-27-2021Sep-04-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Aug-29-2021Sep-06-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Sep-03-2021Sep-11-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Sep-10-2021Sep-18-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Sep-12-2021Sep-20-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Sep-17-2021Sep-25-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Sep-24-2021Oct-02-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Oct-01-2021Oct-09-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Oct-08-2021Oct-16-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Oct-15-2021Oct-23-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Oct-22-2021Oct-30-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Oct-29-2021Nov-06-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Nov-12-2021Nov-20-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Dec-03-2021Dec-11-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Dec-10-2021Dec-18-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Dec-17-2021Dec-25-2021$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
Dec-24-2021Jan-01-2022$ 2,289Yes14 spots left Reserve
See more

Check Current Availability, prices, specials with G Adventures.

Prices may vary due to local taxes and trip seasonality. Click "Request Info" to inquire directly with the tour operator for the final trip price.

Ask Our Destination Experts

Clark Norton
Email Us

Stride Featured in

Stride Feature In

42,529 G Adventures Travel Reviews & Ratings

100%
4.8 out of 5 (100+ reviews)
Excellent 32,366
Great 10,148
Average 6
Disappointing 1
Terrible 7
Value
4.8
Guide
4.8
Activities
4.8
Lodging
4.8
Transportation
4.8
Meals
4.8

Kenya Camping Safari

Write a Review
No reviews yet for this trip. Be the first one to write a review

Company Reviews

Amazing Trip!

4.0
Details
Value4.0
Guide4.0
Activities4.0
Lodging4.0
Transportation4.0
Meals4.0
Great first time experience in Europe. I got to hike the Alps with a great CEO that was well organised and really friendly. I also met 9 other travellers from across the world and learned a lot while hiking 24 KM Trek's with them. I would recommend this trip to anyone looking to take a break from city life and enjoy the beauty of the Alps.
Read more

Great Experience

4.0
Details
Value4.0
Guide4.0
Activities4.0
Lodging4.0
Transportation4.0
Meals4.0
The tour was amazing. A lot of great hikes and views travelling from France-Italy-Switzerland. Really enjoyed how organised the trip was and down to earth the people were.

Great Experience

4.0
Details
Value4.0
Guide4.0
Activities4.0
Lodging4.0
Transportation4.0
Meals4.0
The tour was amazing. A lot of great hikes and views travelling from France-Italy-Switzerland. Really enjoyed how organised the trip was and down to earth the people were.

A great way to see Japan

5.0
Details
Value5.0
Guide5.0
Activities4.0
Lodging5.0
Transportation3.0
Meals4.0
Great group tour experience. I was glad that I packed light! It was a small surprise to take so much public transportation everywhere. But our guide was amazing, and we saw a nice combination of classic sights and local gems.
Read more

Great way to see Costa Rica

5.0
Details
Value5.0
Guide5.0
Activities5.0
Lodging5.0
Transportation5.0
Meals5.0
Trek Hidden Costa Rica is a great way to explore the country. I feel like I got so much more out of this trip than I would have on a tour that hits all touristy spots. Very active trip, got to see a lot of wildlife, plus beach/mountains/countryside/waterfalls - so many amazing views! Would highly recommend this trip and will very likely be traveling with GAdventures again.
Read more

Trip of a lifetime!

5.0
Details
Value5.0
Guide5.0
Activities5.0
Lodging4.0
Transportation4.0
Meals4.0
Magnificent mountain peaks, stunning glaciers and picture-perfect lakes. The twelve-person tour was well organized and well paced. Our guide, Romi, was fun and competent. She took good care of us and made sure we had a good time.

Half a dozen local guides joined us along the way, contributing new knowledge and their own perspectives.

Note that there were many more optional activities than were listed on the website, including a day in Bariloche of rafting or horseback riding with gauchos. We also enjoyed a couple of home visits, one featuring a meal prepared in a traditional pot made from a plow disk. And then there was that sweet trip to the dulce de leche tasting shop... So many pleasures, big and small, in an incredibly beautiful land!

My advice: Go a day early so you can take in Buenos Aires’ San Telmo Feria, a ten-block street market that is only held on Sundays.
Read more

Details

Flights & Transport

Only ground transport 7-seat 4x4 safari van. This trip is done in private 7-seat 4x4 safari vans. With sliding windows and a large pop-up roofs, these vans are designed for wildlife viewing. If there is a large group, 2 vehicles will be used, and the group will be split up. Road conditions can run the full range of conditions from new to very poor, and during dry seasons, the roads can become very dusty. This style of travel is by no means luxurious, but the seats are comfortable and having our own private vehicles allow us the flexibility of making stops when needed, and to stay and watch that crouching lion prepare for an attack. Speed governors set to 80kph are used on all vehicles to ensure a safe driving speed. Please note for your own safety it is mandatory to wear your seat belt at all times when in a vehicle. All G Adventure vehicles are regularly serviced and follow a strict maintenance schedule. However given the long travel days and rough conditions of many of the roads in Africa, vehicles can and do breakdown on occasion. If such situations occur all drivers are trained mechanics and any vehicle issues are rectified as quickly as possible so as to not disrupt your trip. Your patience is requested if the vehicle you are traveling in happens to encounter a mechanical fault.

Group Size:

Small Group - 24 max

Maximum Number of People in Group: 14

Max 14, avg 10

Solo Notes

We believe single travellers should not have to pay more to travel so our group trips are designed for shared accommodation and do not involve a single supplement. Single travellers joining group trips are paired in twin or multi-share accommodation with someone of the same sex for the duration of the trip. Some of our Independent trips are designed differently and single travellers on these itineraries must pay the single trip price.

Accomodations

Simple hotels (2 nts), full-service camping (4 nts), permanent tented camps (2 nts).

Camping in Kenya is truly an adventure. You will be able to get off the beaten track to get a first-hand experience of the beautiful wilderness and nature. While camping, we stay at designated campsites inside of and nearby the national reserves and parks. These campsites generally are very basic, and we carry tents to pitch at the public campsites. The campsite in Samburu are basic - being a public camp run by the local council. You will have no electricity, only gas lanterns in the evening, access to shared bathrooms with long drop toilets and cold showers. These first 4 nights camping will be in dome tents. At the Masai Mara, we will stay in a simple permanent tented camp. These are walk-in “safari tents” with single beds & mattresses. There is no electricity for lights or charging batteries. The facilities here are basic, though there are flushing toilets and hot water (when the boiler is working). The idea of camping in Africa can be a daunting one. For those not accustomed to ‘roughing it’ for a few days, don’t worry, your trip is a ‘full service camping’ experience. All tents are pitched for you, meals are prepared and served and the washing up is done by G Adventures staff. This leaves you with more time to enjoy your surroundings and is ideal for first-time campers who may be worried about the challenges such a trip can entail.

Guides

Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, certified driver/guide, camp cook.

Age Notes

Min. Age: You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on a G Adventures tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.

Additional Information:

Important Notes

1. CAMPING SERVICE The idea of camping in Africa can be a daunting one. For those not accustomed to ‘roughing it’ for a few days we offer a full camping service. All tents are pitched for you, meals are prepared and served and the washing up is done by G Adventures staff. This leaves you with more time to enjoy your surroundings and is ideal for first-time campers who may be worried about the challenges such a trip can entail. When camping we are exposed to the elements, and whilst there are times when the weather is fine and temperatures are pleasant, there may be days when it is foggy, rainy and cool. In certain locations there may also be a number of bugs. These factors, however, should be seen as minor downsides to a camping experience which will allow you to get up close to the beautiful nature that Africa has to offer. All camping equipment (with the exception of your sleeping bag and pillow) is supplied. We supply canvas dome tents with built-in mesh insect nets on the doors and windows. Mattresses are also available, which are approximately 4cm thick, warm and comfortable. Please note drinking water, ice, and fire wood are not provided but can be bought locally with the assistance of the Chief Experience Officer. 2. SLEEPING BAGS Sleeping bags can not be rented on any of our Africa overland or safari trips 3. MIGRATION Tanzania and Kenya The Seronera Plains, which lie in the southeast of the National Park and extend into the western Ngorongoro Conservation Area, form the main ungulate calving grounds of the Serengeti. The wildebeest typically disperse into the Seronera plains during the short rains, which fall in late November or early December, before calving in January, and staying put until the end of the long rains from January to early May. Towards the end of April the wildebeest start to congregate on the southern plains in the preparation for the 800km northward migration. The major obstacle faced by the wildebeest on this migration is the crossing for the Grumeti River through the western corridor, which typically occurs from June into early July. From July to October, the ungulates disperse again, with about half of them crossing the Mara River into Kenya’s Masai Mara National Reserve and the remainder spreading out through the northern and western Serengeti. By late October the animals have generally started to plod back southward to the Seronera Plains, to arrive there in late November when the cycle starts all over again. 4. TRAVEL DAYS This is not a physically demanding journey; however, travelling can be difficult, as long drives and poor road conditions are the rule as opposed to the exception in both Kenya and Tanzania. A safari is about travelling to see animals, so we cover long distances south from Kenya and around northern Tanzania to visit different wildlife parks. Once there, we spend the majority of the time viewing wildlife while driving in the parks. This translates to a lot of driving. Despite this, the diversity and scenery of the African landscape, the local culture and abundant wildlife are all well worth the experience. 5. COMBO TRIP Please note that this tour is a combination of two G Adventures tours in two different countries. Due to local regulations, your local staff (driver/guide, cook) and vehicles will change halfway through the trip, and your group CEO and fellow passengers may also change between the Kenyan and Tanzanian sections of the trip. 6. YELLOW FEVER It may be required to show a Yellow Fever certificate upon entering the country visited. Please check in with your local health expert for advice on Yellow Fever and other inoculations required for this area. 7. LUGGAGE COMPLICATIONS It occasionally happens that luggage on international flights into Nairobi does not arrive, especially with, but not exclusive to, major airlines out of London-Heathrow or Schiphol (Amsterdam). Please be aware that this may happen, especially if you have a tight connection in either of these centres, are flying with different airlines with a connection, have a last minute flight change or re-route, or fly from or connect through another African centre. Please be prepared and keep all important documentation and valuables on your person. As well we recommend a change of clothes in your hand luggage. If unfortunately this does happen, and your luggage does not arrive, you should be entitled to a limited initial compensation from your airline. In Nairobi, the arrival of lost luggage normally takes between 48 and 72 hours after the initial plane’s arrival. The airlines technically should be responsible to forward your luggage to you, to your hotel or elsewhere in Kenya. You may find that your tour will begin, and you still have not received your luggage. Considering that the customer service standards in Kenya are different from home, and that we find that the airlines are not always pro-active in helping luggage in its care be reunited with its owner, it is recommended that you purchase locally a few needed items, begin your tour, and hire someone locally to persist with the your airline to retrieve your luggage. Your CEO or local representative will be able to help you organize this, and once your luggage is retrieved, it should be able to be forwarded to you – depending where you are. Please note that any costs that you may incur for luggage retrieval or sending luggage are not the responsibility of G Adventures, though we will always strive to assist you in any way possible. You should always keep all receipts and documentation, and contact your airline or insurance provider for reimbursement. 8. FLYING THROUGH LONDON-HEATHROW TO EAST AFRICA? Please note that regardless of the rules in other centres, travellers flying from, or connecting in, London-Heathrow are currently only permitted one carry-on piece of luggage and one small personal bag (purse, laptop-size bag, briefcase) on board on flights to Nairobi. If you arrive to the security gate with 2 pieces, you will be forced to check-in one of them, which may result in complications noted above. This policy is in place as of the time of writing, though local rules and regulations may indeed change. It is thus advisable to contact your airline directly for the most up-to-date information. 9. ELECTRICITY The power supply in Kenya and Tanzania is nominally 240VAC, 50hz. Variable voltage, spikes and sporadic, unexpected, unscheduled power cuts of varying duration can be expected.

Meals

When an evening meal is not included, your hotel will have a restaurant or your will be advised of a good local restaurant. All camp meals you have during your trip will be prepared from fresh local produce. Shopping for food will be done before the trip departs, fresh vegetables and fruit will be bought along the route from supermarkets, local shops and markets. Breakfasts will generally be cereals, if time allows a warm breakfast may be prepared. Many lunches will be provided en-route and will be light meals such as sandwiches or salads. All evening meals will be hot and will consist of a variety of continental and local dishes. Meals will be prepared by the crew with assistance from you if you would like to help cook, this is not compulsory. Vegetarian meals and other dietary requirements need to be specified prior to arrival. Please note all bottled drinking water will be at your own expense.

Dossier Disclaimer

The information in this trip details document has been compiled with care and is provided in good faith. However it is subject to change, and does not form part of the contract between the client and the operator. The itinerary featured is correct at time of printing. It may differ slightly to the one in the brochure. Occasionally our itineraries change as we make improvements that stem from past travellers, comments and our own research. Sometimes it can be a small change like adding an extra meal along the itinerary. Sometimes the change may result in us altering the tour for the coming year. Ultimately, our goal is to provide you with the most rewarding experience. Please note that our brochure is usually released in November each year. If you have booked from the previous brochure you may find there have been some changes to the itinerary. VERY IMPORTANT: Please ensure that you print a final copy of your Trip Details to review a couple of days prior to travel, in case there have been changes that affect your plans.

Rules & Other Requirements

Illegal drugs will not be tolerated on any trips. Possessing or using drugs not only contravenes the laws of the land but also puts the rest of the group at risk. Smoking marijuana and opium is a part of local culture in some parts of the world but is not acceptable for our travellers. Our philosophy of travel is one of respect towards everyone we encounter, and in particular the local people who make the world the special place it is. The exploitation of prostitutes is completely contrary to this philosophy. Our CEOs have the right to expel any member of the group if drugs are found in their possession or if they use prostitutes.

Trip ID#:

gadventure-22849

Meals Included:

8 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 6 dinners

Similar Trips

See all similar trips
×
Great Choice!

Now, Unlock Member Savings

Our Stride Select trips allow you and your travel companions to save up to $700. You wouldn’t want to miss that, right?

or
or
Provide email and password

With your FREE membership you get to:

  • Save up to $700 per person!*
  • Access private deals and offers
  • See personalized trip recommendations
  • Save favorite trips
*See Member Savings Program details
Already a member?

We respect your privacy and take great care to protect your information. By joining you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

×
×
Sign in to Save Trips
Welcome back! We're so happy to see you. ? Forgot Password?
Don't have an account? Join
  • Bookmark trips you like
  • Share with your travel companions
  • Track price changes
  • Access private discounts on trips you save
×
Sign in to see your results

TripFinder is a member-only feature. Don’t worry, it’s free!

With a membership you:

  • Save up to $700 per person!*
  • Access private deals and offers
  • See personalized trip recommendations
  • Save favorite trips
*See Member Savings Program details
×
Activate your free Stride membership

Just use the email address and password provided in the email we sent.

? Forgot Password?

With your free membership you:

  • Save up to $700 per person!*
  • Access private deals and offers
  • See personalized trip recommendations
  • Save favorite trips
*See Member Savings Program details
×
To Follow, sign in or sign up (it's free) ? Forgot Password?
Don't have an account? Join
member benefits
First name is required!
Last name is required!
First name is not valid!
Last name is not valid!
This is not an email address!
Email address is required!
This email is already registered!
Please enter valid email address
Password is required!
Enter a valid password!
Please enter 6 or more characters!
Please enter 16 or less characters!
Passwords are not the same!
Terms and Conditions are required!
Email or Password is wrong!
Please select the captcha checkbox!
Please select the valid captcha!
Something went wrong! Try again later!

x
x
Download your brochure

Enter your email to get the "" brochure.

x
Brochure successfully sent!

We've sent the "" brochure to . Check your inbox!