Viva-Afrik Safaris is a tour operator based in Nairobi, Kenya. Operating for the last 10 years we have built a wide network of operations through partners covering East Africa making sure our clients safaris, honeymoon or vacation is one to treasure.Less
On arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta Airport (morning flight), met by our representative and
later transferred to Nairobi Safari Club Hotel where you will check-in and
later we proceed to Nairobi National Park, an ornithological paradise starter within
the city environs. Afternoon guided visit to National Museum Bird Gallery, Followed by a short bird walk at Nairobi National Museum Botanic Garden. Lunch, Dinner and Overnight stay will be at a Narobi Hotel of choice.
After an early morning breakfast, proceed with your safari by road to Amboseli National Park. The park and surrounding game reserve cover 1260 sq miles and is mostly arid woodland with a series of swamps and lakes that provides a year round water supply for wildlife. The snowcapped peak of Kilimanjaro rising above a saucer of clouds, dominates every aspect of Amboseli and forms a backdrop to an impressive display of wildlife with its population of lion, huge hard of elephant, buffalo e.t.c. With a game drive en-route you'll arrive to your lodge for lunch. Afternoon game drive, dinner & overnight at a hotel/lodge of choice
After breakfast it will be the perfect time for photographing the humbling and magnificent Mt. Kilimanjaro the highest peak in Africa. With picnic lunch you depart your lodge for a full day birding section with our eagle eyed birding guide. Please take this opportunity to add a new species in your birding list. Dinner and overnight tonight will be served at at a hotel/lodge of choice
After early morning breakfast, commence your safari by road with our driver/guide through the North Great Road to the legendary land of man-eaters - Tsavo National Park. This park supports a large number of games including elephants, rhino, lion, huge herd of buffalo etc. Lunch,Dinner & overnight at a hotel/lodge of choice
After an early morning breakfast, we proceed with our safari by road to Taita Hills Forest. Special Species that we focus here will include the Taita Falcon, Taita Thrush, Zosterops silvanus, Bar throated Apalis. All meals, dinner & overnight at a hotel/lodge of choice.
After an early morning breakfast, proceed with our safari to Arabuko-sokoke forest. Has an area of 41,600 ha at an altitude of 0-21m above the sea level. Here we target species likes Sokoke scopes owl, Clarke's Weaver, Amani sunbird, Ant-eater thrush, Eastern Nicator, Mombasa woodpecker among other globally threaten species that only occurs in this forest. All meals, dinner and overnight will be served at a hotel/lodge of choice.
After breakfast, it will be the perfect time for photographing the humbling and magnificent Mangrove forest (the magical trees) of Mida creek. Our species of focus will include among others the Crab plover, Terek sandpiper, Mangrove kingfisher, Greater Sandplover, Eurasian Oystercatcher among others. All meals, dinner and overnight will be served at a hotel/lodge of choice
After breakfast we drive further north to Sabaki river mouth. It Comprise the sandbanks, mudbanks, dunes and fresh water pools and marshes at the mouth of the Sabaki, Kenya's second longest river 5km north of Malindi town. The state and size of the estuary vary seasonally depending on river flows. Just north and south of the river mouth are grassy dunes that conceal permanent or temporary pools of fresh water. Here we anticipate species like the Sooty gull, Zanzibar red bishop, Greater snipe, Malindi pipit, Broad billed sandpiper, Whimbrel among other Coastal species. All meals, dinner and overnight will be served at a hotel/lodge of choice.
Today after an early breakfast, Our safari will be destined for Tsavo East National Park with Vast savanna, it lies low in semi-arid country at the Eastern edge of the inland plateau, north of the main Mombasa - Nairobi road and railway much of the park is level, open country, with scattered rock outcrops. Birdlife is abundant and beautiful, with some 400 species to be seen, 48species of wildlife and several reptile species are found in the park, including, crocodiles, common in the Athi and Tsavo rivers, whose rocky confluence lies just north of Voi town. All meals and overnight will be served at at a hotel/lodge of choice.
After an early morning breakfast, we leave for Chyulu hills forest situated 190km south -east of Nairobi and 30km south west of Kibwezi are relatively recent volcanic origin and the range is composed of ash cones and craters. This hills hold no permanent surface water, but rainfall percolating through the porous rock feed many permanent fresh water source in the surrounding plains, notably Mzima springs and the Tsavo and Galana rivers. Hills are relatively undisturbed and shelter indigenous vegetation and wildlife. All meals dinner and overnight will be served at a hotel/lodge of choice.
After our early morning breakfast we bid fare well to Chyulu Hills and leave for Nairobi lunch enroute, arriving in the afternoon. Thereafter you will be transferred to the airport in time for your International departure flight.
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