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FLIGHT DETAILS

DATE DAY FROM TO DEP ARR FLT NO
11/9 MON KOLKATA DOHA 0340 0615 QR541
11/9 MON DOHA NAIROBI 0900 1425 QR1335
18/9 MON NAIROBI DOHA 1200 1725 QR1345
19/9 MON DOHA KOLKATA 1850 0215 QR540

denotes: Next Day

ITINERARY

DAY ZERO   |   ASSEMBLE AT KOLKATA AIRPORT TO BOARD

Welcome to the World of aviana holidays, the leisure wing of IATA accredited Travel & Tour Operator celebrating 24th Year of Excellence in the space of Travel & Tourism.

The pleasant & expert Tour Coordinator of Aviana will meet you at Kolkata International Airport 3 hours prior to the departure of Qatar flight and will assist your for check in and immigration procedures before we enter for security. The Tour Coordinator will also assist the Wheelchair Passengers for early check in. Please tag your luggage till Nairobi.

[MEAL ON BOARD]

DAY ONE   |   Karibu! WELCOME TO KENYA...AMBOSELI

Your connecting flight from Doha will reach you in Nairobi at 2.25 pm. A warm welcome awaits you upon arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport by the experienced & efficient Guide-cum-Driver. Thereafter you will be transferred by 4x4 vehicle (with 7 Persons maximum per vehicle) to Amboseli National Park which is located at the Rift Valley Province of Kenya.

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Amboseli National Park is famous for being the best place in Africa to get close to free-ranging Elephants among other species.

The other attraction of the Park is the spectacular view of Mount Kilimanjaro which is the highest free standing Mountain in the World. Arrive at Amboseli Sentrim for dinner and a memorable stay.

Accommodation : Amboseli Sentrim OR Similar                         

Facilities : Lovely rooms with a view of Mt Kilimanjaro, Swimming pool and a Bar.

Driving Time : 4 Hrs from Nairobi

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Optional Activities  : Nature Walk

DAY TWO   |   AMBOSELI

Amboseli is a paradise of Elephants, a wonderful park with a big swamp fed by the underwater aquifers of the Kilimanjaro. We can enjoy a pre breakfast game drive and one after lunch to see its majestic Elephants, Lion, Giraffe, Zebra and other plains game. In between the game drives enjoy its beautiful pool or just sit back and chill.

The best time to view the majestic Snow Capped Kilimanjaro is at dawn and sunset, when the clouds lift and the lights are both clear and soft. The park is one of the smaller game parks in Kenya, but it offers you the best opportunity of seeing the black rhino, along with a spectacular range of wildlife. The area's low and well-munched vegetation also ensures that animals are easy to spot. Have Dinner and stay the night at the Amboseli Sopa Lodge only.

Accommodation  : Amboseli Sentrim OR Similar             

Facilities   : Lovely rooms with a view of Mt Kilimanjaro, Swimming pool and a Bar.

Meals  : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Optional Activities  : Nature Walk

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DAY THREE   |   GREAT RIFT VALLEY:  ELEMENTIATA

After a lovely breakfast you sill descend about 3500 ft into the floor of the Great Rift Valley arriving into the Lake Nakuru National Park where we arrive in time for lunch at Lake Elementaita. After lunch we depart for our first game drive as we visit the beautiful Park to see Lion, Rhino, the elusive Leopard, Zebra, Giraffe and of course lots of pink lesser flamingo. Lake Nakuru is famous for its huge flamingo populations due to the alkaline state of the lake. Enjoy Dinner and overnight at Lake Elementaita

Accommodation  : Sentrim  OR  Similar

Facilities  : Spacious Rooms with a Private Balcony

Driving Time  : 5.30 Hrs from Amboseli  

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Optional Activities : Balloon Safaris nearby

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DAY FOUR   |   LAKE ELEMENTIATA & EXPLORE LAKE NAIVASHA

After a hearty breakfast you will depart for Lake Naivasha which is the magnificent lake in the Great Rift Valley and it’s also a home to 400 species of birds. We have to arrive on time to avail to explore a memorable sail by boat amidst the Hippos. Experience the hundreds of species of birds...the boatmen will narrate & guide you. The boat ride will be completed after an hour which will be followed by transfer back to Elementiata. We will have lunch in due course and take rest. Afternoon is free for your leisure.

Lake Naivasha is a beautiful freshwater lake, fringed by thick papyrus. The lake is almost 13kms across, but its waters are shallow with an average depth of five metres. Lake area varies greatly according to rainfall, with an average range between 114 and 991 sq km. The waters of the lake draw a great range of game to these shores. Giraffes wander among the acacia, Buffalo wallow in the swamps and Colobus monkeys call from the treetops while the Lakes large hippo population sleep the day out in the shallows.

Accommodation : Sentrim OR Similar                 

Facilities  : Rooms with splendid views across the valley, Swimming Pool and Gift shop  

Meals  : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

DAY FIVE   |   MASAI MARA

Get ready to explore the second half at Masai Mara with your Safari vans. After breakfast, drive down to Masai Mara for almost 5 – 6 hours with a break. Up on arrival; check in to the designated Deluxe Camp with all modern facilities. Have lunch at the restaurant.

We will take our afternoon Game Drive at around 4 pm. This region is the Kenya's most popular game sanctuary where you will have the best opportunity of spotting the Big Five (lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino and elephant). You can visit the optional trip to a local Maasai village. Come back to your place by the evening, very close to Masai Mara Game Reserve.

Take rest in your room or explore the huge resort with its flora & fauna till you will have your dinner before 9 pm. Go to bed for a memorable stay in at the animal kingdom of Africa – Masai Mara.

Accommodation  : Mara Sentrim OR Similar                   

Facilities  : Rooms with splendid views across the valley, Swimming Pool and Gift shop  

Driving Time   : 5 hrs from the Great Rift Valley

Meals  : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Optional Activities : Balloon Safari, Visit the Masai Village

DAY SIX   |   MASAI MARA

A relaxed rise followed by a hearty breakfast and thereafter a full day game drive with picnic lunch to see the varied game of the Masai Mara.

We will roam till the border of Tanzania along with the Mara River and Hippo Pool. The plains are full of wildebeest, zebra, impala, topi, giraffe, thomson's gazelle. Also regularly seen are leopards, lions, hyenas, cheetah, jackal and bat-eared foxes. Hippos are abundant in the Mara River as they are very large Nile crocodile lies to wait for a meal as the wildebeest cross on their annual quest to find new pastures during the Migration time. Chance to experience the Great Wildebeest Migration is one of the “Seven New Wonders of the World”. No Where in the world, is there a movement of animals as immense as the wildebeest migration, over two million animals migrate from the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania to the greener pastures of the Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya during July through to October, normally. The migration has to cross the Mara River in the Maasai Mara where crocodiles will prey on them.

This is one of the highlights as the animals try and cross the Mara River alive. In the Maasai Mara they will be hunted, stalked, and run down by the larger carnivores. The Maasai Mara also has one of the largest densities of lion in the world. After an exciting full day safari, we come back to our rooms to freshen up. You can experience the traditional Masai dance in the lodge itself, if you are lucky. Enjoy the evening by roaming around the resort or pass your time mixing with the other tourists from various countries. Enjoy the dinner at the resort.

Accommodation  : Mara Sentrim OR Similar                   

Facilities   : Rooms with splendid views across the valley, Swimming Pool and Gift shop  

Meals   : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Optional Activities  : Balloon Safari, Visit the Masai Village

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DAY SEVEN   |    NAIROBI

After a hearty & relaxed breakfast you will depart for Nairobi. On arrival into Nairobi you will be transferred to restaurant to have lunch followed by a prompt check in at the designated hotel. Have a leisure time till evening on your own. We will try to take you to the Masai market for a short outing, if situation permits.

Have dinner in a restaurant with transfer facilities. Come back and go to bed for overnight stay in Nairobi hotel.

Accommodation  : Hotel Royal Orchid Azure OR Similar

Facilities  : Spacious Rooms equipped with the state of the Art Technologies, 

Driving Time   : 45 Mins from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner (only BF in Hotel)

Optional Activities  : Night Life, Casino and Excursions

DAY EIGHT & NINE   |   NAIROBI – DOHA – KOLKATA

After breakfast check out from hotel and transfer to airport to board flight for Kolkata. Our Tour Leader will assist you for check in. You need to tag your luggage till Kolkata. Up on arrival in Doha, you will be connected to Kolkata bound flight as per schedule. Bid Good-Bye to the Tour Leader and friends...met during the Tour. Tour Ends here.

[BREAKFAST, MEALS ON BOARD]

 

 


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