Tour Overview

An extremely unique private guided safari with a great focus on adventure, leisure, culture and conservation. On this safari you get close to nature with guided hike at Mount Longonot, a one hour-boat-ride at lake Naivasha combined with a bike ride amongst giraffes, zebra, impala at the scenic Hells gate national reserve and a guided walk on the Crescent Island sanctuary where you walk as close as possible to the majestic giraffes, wildebeest, zebra, impala and if lucky you might get to see a python. Over 350 bird species have been recorded at Lake Naivasha.

The 3 nights glamping stay at Loita Hills Base camp, in the remote Loita Hills forest includes 2 days bush expedition experience with one night of sleeping in the caves or under the African sky, night game drive to view the nocturnal species like aardvark, aardwolf, African civet, Stay and visit a local Masai cultural village and/or nearby school and guided walks to the natural springs within Loita forest. You can try out activities like bead making, animal tracking, practice bow and arrow shooting/spear throwing, lighting traditional fires, nature walks where you learn the about the medicinal herbs or enjoy a bike ride.

This private safari can be arranged all year round, but best to avoid the rainy season between April and mid-June. Safari can be customized to individual requests.

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Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01: Nairobi – Naivasha

Pick up from your Nairobi Airport, Hotel or residence and drive down the Great Rift valley escarpment, with a short stop at the rift valley view point, continue to Mt Longonot (approximately one hours’ drive). At the foot of the mountain, you will meet a local guide from the community who, after a short briefing, will then guide you for a hike up the mountain. One of the extinct Volcanic mountains on the floor of the rift valley, Mt Longonot with an elevation of 2776 meters offers a moderate hiking challenge. Once at the apex, enjoy amazing uninterrupted views with occasional birdlife and other herbivores like common zebra, gazelles, impala etc. After a 3 – 4 hours’ hike, descent down the trail and continue your journey arriving at your lodge in time for check-in and lunch. Afternoon at Leisure.

Meals included: Lunch & Dinner.  

Day 02: Lake Naivasha

After an early breakfast, go for a one-hour boat ride at Lake Naivasha in the morning, followed by a guided walk on Crescent Island.  The island is home to Masai giraffe, Zebra, cape buffalo, bushbuck, defassa waterbuck, impala and wildebeest among many bird species like the fish eagle. After Lunch go to Hell’s Gate reserve for a guided walk-tour and bicycle ride. Return to the lodge in the evening,

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner. 

Day 3: Lake Naivasha – Loita Hills

After an early breakfast at Elsamere lodge, depart at 07.30hrs from Naivasha and drive to Loita Hills (approximately 3 – 4 hours’ drive), arriving Loita Hills Base Camp for lunch. Enjoy a free afternoon.

Overnight: Loita Hills base camp. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner. 

Day 04: Loita Hills – Bush Expedition.

An early breakfast at the camp, proceed for bush expedition. Approx. 4-5 hours walk per day off-road. Good walking shoes required plus a small day backpack. Overnight in a cave in a tent or if one wishes, in the open-air. Including; Maasai guides, warriors, porters, all meals, safe clean drinking water, tents, camping mats, bedsheets/ blankets, first aid kit.

Overnight: Loita Hills Bush Expedition. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 05: Loita Hills.

Wake up at dawn to an African sunrise, breakfast and hike back to Loita Hills Basecamp, a visit to a local Masai village is included to learn the way of living of the indigenous, yet gracious Masai people. Arriving at the base camp for lunch. In the evening, enjoy a guided nature walk, animal tracking and a visit to the natural hot springs.

Overnight: Loita Hills base camp. Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner. 

Day 06: Depart

After breakfast return to Nairobi (approximately 4-5 hours’ drive). Lunch and later on drop off at your hotel, residence or at the airport for your onward flight back home.

Meals included; Breakfast & lunch.

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Tour Inclusions/Exclusions


  • Safari starts and ends in Nairobi.
  • Full board accommodation at the lodges/camps i.e., breakfast, lunch & dinner.
  • Complimentary bottled water in the vehicle.
  • Transport in a 4wd safari Land-cruiser.
  • Unlimited game drives.
  • A professional English-speaking driver guide.
  • All Park entrance fees.
  • One-night outdoor camping.
  • Boat ride & guided walk at Crescent Island sanctuary.
  • Hells gate bike ride.
  • Mount Longonot guided hike.
  • Night game drive.


  • Pre-safari overnight stay in Nairobi.
  • International Flights.
  • Visa fees.
  • Travel & medical insurance.
  • Laundry, tips.
  • Extra meals, drinks.


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6 Days Guided Walking & Glamping Safari