Visit the beautiful Kenyan savannas and mountains before relaxing on the pristine beaches of the Seychelles. This extravagant vacation features big five game drives in the Masai Mara after spending a few days in the heart of the Laikipia Plateau. Some of the exciting things you can look forward to are guided bush walks, visits to local villages, and a sunrise hot-air balloon safari. Spending the night in Nairobi before jetting out to the Seychelles for five days of opulent rest and leisure on sugar-white beaches surrounded by the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean is a dream come true.
- Airport transfers
- Park fees/charges
- Pick and drop services
- Drinking water during the safari/tour
- Outdoor activities (as per the itenerary)
- Accommodation (as per the itenerary)
- A professional driver/guide
- Transportation; 4*4 Jeep, Van, or by air (as per the itenerary)
- All Taxes/VAT
- Meals; full board or half-board (as per the itenerary)
- ** Any other inclusion as indicated in the itenerary
- Insurance (where applicable)
- International flights charges and fares
- Tips and gifts to service providers
- Any personal item that you may need during the tour
- Additional government imposed taxes and/or park fees
- Drinks and meals outside the tour package
- Visa charges
- Additional accommodation (as you may choose)
- Any other charges that may arise in due time
Hemingways Nairobi, a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World, will pick you up at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi and take you there.
The Ngong Hills are visible from the windows of this exquisite boutique hotel in Nairobi's Karen neighborhood. Depending on when you get there, you can either visit the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust or rest up for your safari.
You will be taken to Wilson Airport after breakfast today to catch a shuttle to Nanyuki Airstrip on a small plane. Your guide will be waiting for you at the airport to begin the short drive to the Segera Retreat.
Segera Retreat is located in the Laikipia savannah grasslands, which have the second largest concentration of animals in Kenya after the Serengeti Plains.
Set high above the earth with a bird's eye view of the surrounding nature, the Nay Palad Bird's Nest provides visitors with a one-of-a-kind experience of nesting and sleeping like a bird.
Your knowledgeable host and guide will lead you on game drives, nature walks, and cultural events to help you get to know the area.
A 4x4 vehicle is the best way to see the wildlife. Laikipia has the second largest population of wildlife in Kenya, with endangered species like patas monkeys, Grevy's zebra, and wild dog all freely roaming the area.
Take a walk under the African sun and enjoy the scenery, wildlife, and avian life that the continent has to offer.
View the savannah's natural rhythms in action from one of the hides or vantage points.
You will be driven back to Nanyuki Airstrip in the morning so that you may catch a shuttle to Kichwa Tembo Airstrip through Nairobi on the way to your next destination.
Located below the picturesque area where the iconic last scene from Out of Africa was filmed, andBeyond Bateleur Camp is steeped in history. This isolated and secluded lodge is reminiscent of the safaris to Kenya that were popular in the 1920s and 1930s.
The Masai Mara is home to a wide variety of wildlife, and each tent features a private deck with views of the grasslands below.
Get in an open 4x4 safari vehicle with your guide and set off into the Masai Mara in search of the amazing species that calls this place home. Your guide will also provide information about the local flora and fauna, including how to identify and interact with them. Sometimes your guides may be able to name specific species and provide interesting background information about them. If the Great Migration is in the region, your guide will make every effort to follow the herds and spend time among them.
Take a morning Balloon Safari if you'd like. Witness the sunrise, one of nature's most breathtaking sights. Be amazed by the wide variety of ecosystems present in the Masai Mara Reserve, including the huge Mara River, wetlands, woods, and the African Savanna itself. Champagne breakfast in the open Masai Mara plains awaits you after your flight.
Before your transfer to the runway for your flight back to Wilson Airport in Nairobi, enjoy one more game drive in the Masai Mara Game Reserve.
You will be taken back to Hemingways Nairobi upon your return to the Kenyan capital.
This morning is free to spend as you like, whether that's relaxing in your room or doing some last-minute souvenir shopping. Fly from Nairobi to Mahé Airport in the Seychelles in the early afternoon, where you'll be met and taken to the Four Seasons.
Relax in privacy on a secluded mountaintop in one of the luxurious tree house villas overlooking the Indian Ocean.
Take a dip in the turquoise waters of Petite Anse Bay, relax at the Hilltop Spa, and cap the day with dinner on a deserted beach after the sun goes down. Explore the depths and see the splendor of the seabed.
You'll be transferred from the Four Seasons Seychelles to Mahé Airport, where you'll board a helicopter for the 20-minute ride to Félicité Island and the Six Senses Zil Pasyon Resort.
The scenery on the private island of Félicité is picture-perfect, with its white-sand shores, towering cliffs, and swaying palm trees. Relax in the Six Senses Spa after a day of swimming in your private pool or snorkeling in the crystal-clear waters.
Félicité Island is a snorkeler's and scuba diver's dream. Félicité is one of the Seychelles' most pristine diving spots thanks to the incredibly clear water around the island.
Explore the hidden coves and beaches of Félicité Island by kayak, or get some exercise on a standup paddleboard as you take in the stunning scenery of Coco Island's Marine National Park.
Sister Islands, Curieuse, Praslin, La Digue, and Marianne are just a few of the other nearby islands waiting to be explored. You'll be able to visit private beaches that can only be reached by boat. Take in the sights, relax in the sun, and maybe even go for a dip.
You can choose from a variety of exciting recreational options on Félicité Island, whether you're an adventure seeker or someone who'd rather just kick back and soak in the stunning scenery.
Senses: Six Zil Pasyon is a hidden gem, offering seclusion and a wide variety of activities sure to please visitors of all ages and preferences. From scuba diving and exploring the great outdoors to water sports and relaxing on the beach. Spend the day taking advantage of the resort's and the island's amenities.
From the island of Félicité, you can return to Mahé Airport for your flight back home or onward travel via helicopter in just 20 minutes.