ABERDARE NATIONAL PARK EXPERIENCE
Day 1: Nairobi – Aberdare National Park
Pick-up in the morning at 8.00am and drive North towards Aberdare National Park. Aberdare National Park is characterized by picturesque, steep forested ravines and open moorland. The park provides a habitat for elephants, black rhinos, leopards, spotted hyenas, olive baboons, black and white colobus monkeys, buffalos, warthogs and bushbucks among others. Rare sightings include those of the Giant Forest hog, Mountain Bongo, golden cat, serval cat, African wild cat, African civet cat and the blue duiker. Visitors can indulge in picnics, trout fishing in the rivers and camping in the moorlands. Bird viewing is rewarding, with over 250 species of birds in the park, including the Jackson’s Francolin, Sparrow hawks, goshawks, eagles, sunbirds and plovers. You will arrive at the Aberdare Country Club for lunch. The rest of the afternoon will be free at leisure at the golf club or at the clubs swimming pool. Dinner and Overnight at The Ark Lodge.
Day 2: The Ark Lodge
Here you will leave all your vehicle to join a shuttle and proceed with an overnight bag to The Ark. There are three “tree hotels” in Central Kenya and the Ark is regarded as the finest, with each room having a viewing balcony overlooking the watering holes. There are resident elephants, many grazing ungulates and the Cantankerous Cape Buffalo. Days here are definitely sweater cool and for the night’s cold, be prepared with warm clothing. Dinner and overnight at The Ark Lodge.
Day 3: Nairobi
This day after your breakfast you will bid the Ark good bye and proceed to Aberdares Country Club. Here you will pick up your luggage and exchange vehicles and proceed on to Nairobi where you will be dropped at your residence.
The rates per person sharing
Kshs. 22,200 per person sharing
The cost of the above includes;
- Accommodation on Full board while on safari
- Park entrance fees
- Transport throughout the safari with a pop up roofed van
- Services of a professional driver guide
The cost excludes;
- Personal items like the telephone
- Tips and gratuities
- Anything else not included above