Mt.Kilimanjaro's Back drop with a private guide
Large concentrations of wildlife occur here in the dry season, making Amboseli a popular tourist destination. It is surrounded by 6 communally owned group ranches. The National Park embodies 5 main wildlife habitats (open plains, acacia woodland, rocky thorn bush country, swamps and marshland) and covers part of a pleistocene lake basin, now dry. Within this basin is a temporary lake, Lake Amboseli, that floods during years of heavy rainfall. Amboseli is famous for its big game and its great scenic beauty - the landscape is dominated by Mt. Kilimanjaro.
Major attractions are;Mt. Kilimanjaro , Mt. Meru , Observation Hill which allows an overall view of the whole park especially the swamps and elephants and the Contemporary Maasai culture and indigenous lifestyle
OVERNIGHT TRIP TO AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK
You will be picked from your Nairobi hotel by 0700hrs and head towards Amboseli National Park which is 220km and 2. 5hrs away from Nairobi arriving early afternoon, after lunch you will have a gamedrive, Diner and overnight at your Lodge/Tented camp. The following day you will wake up very early so that you can have a glimpse of the wildlife at their most active hour , afterwards you will head back to the lodge for your breakfast, checkout and head back. Drop off at Your hotel in Nairobi.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: your will be picked from your Hotel in Nairobi or anywhere on Mombasa road
End location: You will be dropped off at your Nairobi Hotel or anywhere on mombasa road
Duration: 2 days
The road to Amboseli is very passable all year around but the view of Mt.Kilimanjaro's peak is only guaranteed if the weather permits
transport with a 4x4 safari minivan
Transport with a safari landcruiser, services of an English speaking tour driver, game drives, Transport from Machakos and Back
Estimated Local Cash Needed
10000 kes - The reason being that lunch and park entrance fees aren't included in your quote. but you can pay in USD or a credit card at the entrance.
Game park fees at USD 80 per person, Full board accommodation in Amboseli which ranges from USD200-USD500 a night per double on Full board basis it all depends with your budget and season of travel. Private tour guide fees which vary from the Clients choice of accommodation.
Some attractions only allow onsite guides to guide around in such cases I will inform you way before and explain the reasons.