• Sundowners at Sand River
    Photo Info Elewana
    Share magical moments on safari
  • Game Drive in East Africa
    Photo Info Elewana
    Expect exceptional wildlife viewing in Kenya and Tanzania
  • Luxury Safari Tent
    Photo Info Elewana
    At the end of the safari day, unwind in luxury
  • Zebras in Ngorongoro Crater
    Photo Info Silverless
    Visit Ngorongoro Crater and the famous Maasai Mara and Serengeti
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East Africa SkySafari 2021 from US$17000

Fly across Kenya and Tanzania on private planes, to luxurious and eco-friendly safari camps in East Africa's most famous parks.

Trip Highlights

Nairobi | Amboseli | Loisaba | Maasai Mara | Serengeti | Lake Manyara | Ngorongoro Crater | Arusha

Experience

SkySafari flights between the beautiful Elewana safari camps
Five-star luxury and a champagne welcome on your first SkySafari flight
Huge numbers of African wildlife roaming free in their natural environment

Explore

The endless plains of the Maasai Mara and Serengeti
Nature walk with a local Samburu guide in the Loisaba Conservancy
The fascinating Ngorongoro Crater, a wildlife haven

Enjoy

Game drives to spot the abundant African wildlife in Kenya and Tanzania
Relaxing spa treatments at Loisaba Tented Camp and The Manor

Day 1 - Arrive Nairobi

Welcome to Nairobi, Kenya’s vibrant capital city!

On arrival at Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport you will be met by a local Lion World Travel Africa representative and whisked away to the 5-star Hemingways, a haven of calm, built on an old coffee plantation at the foot of the Ngong Hills. The hotel is ideally placed for exploring – perhaps to feed the residents at the Giraffe Centre, meet orphaned elephants at the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust or visit the Karen Blixen Museum. Or you might choose to relax and wander the bird-filled gardens, dip in the pool, take afternoon tea on the terrace or sip cocktails in the Hemingways bar. Dinner will be at the hotel this evening.

Nairobi Hemingways
Room at Nairobi Hemingways

Accommodation: Nairobi Hemingways (D)

Day 2 - Nairobi/Amboseli

After breakfast and a briefing at the hotel, you will be transferred in a private vehicle to Nairobi’s Wilson Airport for your SkySafari flight to Amboseli National Park.

On arrival enjoy a game drive en-route to Tortilis Camp. Amboseli is Africa at its most iconic. This vastness of open plains, swampland, thorn bush and fever trees unfurl below snow-capped Kilimanjaro, the world’s highest freestanding peak and an unrivalled safari backdrop.

Bush walk with Kilimanjaro in the Background
Bush walk at Tortilis with Kilimanjaro in the Background

Part of a two-million-acre ecosystem, crossing from Kenya into Tanzania, Amboseli is one of the best wildlife-viewing locations around. Most notable are its 100-strong herds of elephants, including big old tuskers, but there’s an abundance of other species too, from buffalo and hyena to lion and cheetah as well as over 600 types of birds.

The spacious, well-appointed thatched tents of Elewana Tortilis Camp are set in a private conservancy, with views of Mount Kilimanjaro. An ecotourism award winner, Tortilis offers all you’d expect from a 5-star property but with a low environmental impact. Experienced guides will reveal both Amboseli’s star attractions and its minute, magical details.

After lunch, enjoy and afternoon game drive followed by dinner at the camp.

Accommodation: Elewana Tortilis Camp (B, L, D)

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Add-Ons

Gorilla Trekking

We suggest you enhance this once in a lifetime trip with a moving and poignant visit with endangered Mountain Gorillas. A 4-night extension to Rwanda to participate in gorilla trekking is highly recommended. See our Gorillas of Rwanda itinerary for more details.

Azure Zanzibar

Mombasa Waters

Zanzibar is the perfect post-safari beach destination, with its white sandy beaches, azure waters and alluring culture. Check out our Azure Zanzibar itinerary or speak to one of our Africa Specialists for more information.

Prices are per person in US Dollars, for land arrangements only, based on double occupancy accommodations.


2021


US$17000 per person based on double occupancy
US$3700 single supplement

June 3, 5, 7, 19, 27


US$19000 per person based on double occupancy
US$4000 single supplement

July 5, 17, 31
August 2, 4, 12, 14, 16
September 9, 11, 13, 27
October 1, 9, 15, 23, 29


US$17000 per person based on double occupancy
US$3700 single supplement

November 6, 12, 20, 26
December 4, 10, 18, 24, 30

Inclusions:

  • All services as specified
  • Light aircraft transfers in a Cessna Caravan for SkySafari guests only – operated on a carbon-negative basis: Nairobi/ Amboseli/ Loisaba/ Maasai Mara/ Kisumu/ Musoma/ Serengeti/ Manyara/ Arusha
  • Meals and accommodation as listed in the itinerary
  • Game activities as specified in the itinerary in specially adapted 4x4 game drive vehicles
  • Mineral water, soft drinks, juices, tea/coffee, beer, house wines and selected spirits
  • Laundry service at all camps
  • Ground transportation in luxury air-conditioned vehicles
  • Activities specified e.g. spa massage treatments
  • Medical Emergency Evacuation insurance
  • Tips for porters, drivers, guides and lodge/camp staff
  • Lion World Representative Meet and Greet upon arrival with VIP fast track at Nairobi and Kilimanjaro Airports

Exclusions:

  • International flights and associated fuel surcharges and taxes
  • Items of a personal nature such as laundry in Nairobi, telephone calls, etc.
  • All other services not mentioned
  • Additional unspecified game/other activities
  • Cost of obtaining passport and/or visas
  • Trip Cancellation, Interruption and/or Medical Insurance – please note that insurance for this trip is a mandatory requirement from suppliers in Africa – proof of insurance must be provided before bookings are confirmed. It is your personal responsibility to ensure you have sufficient travel insurance coverage from the provider of your choice. Please let your Africa Specialist know if you would like information on this.

Baggage

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Baggage allowance: SkySafari flights have a slightly higher luggage allowance, with baggage restricted to 20kg/44lb per person for a suitcase, plus 2kg/4.4lbs for hand luggage (this includes camera equipment). Soft-sided luggage or duffels are preferable to hard luggage for storage on safari vehicles and on aircraft used within East Africa. Large suitcases of dimensions greater than 24" x 17"x 7" are impossible to store in vehicles and on aircraft and should not be used. (Baggage and personal effects are at owner's risk throughout the tour and baggage insurance for members is strongly recommended).
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