Email : info@buymoreadventures.com
  • Call Us +254-20-2325654

11 Days Amboseli Nakuru Horse Riding Tour

11 Days Amboseli Nakuru Horse Riding Tour

11 Days Amboseli & Nakuru Horse Riding Tour

(Destinations: Amboseli, Chyulu Hills, Great Rift Valley, Lake Nakuru)

Highlights: This safari starts and ends in Nairobi; but the ride begins close to the border town of Namanga, and crosses through Amboseli National Park en route to the Chyulu Hills away to the east, with Africa's highest mountain, the snow capped Kilimanjaro, as a constant backdrop to your adventures.

Day 1: Nairobi / Namanga

Meet and greet at your preferred location in Nairobi and be driven to the first campsite at Lalahroi - meaning swamp of the buffaloes - near Namanga, stopping en route for a picnic lunch, there should be time for an evening ride before dinner.
Overnight: Namanga Lalahroi
Meal plan: Lunch, dinner, breakfast

Day 2: Namanga / Amboseli

Breakfast followed by morning ride towards Amboseli, heading eastwards parallel to the Tanzanian border. You are likely to see game such as giraffe, zebra, eland, gerenuk, a glimpse of a lesser kudu, impala, wildebeest, Grants and Thompson's Gazelle on your way to the Ngorambuni rocks, where a huge boulder on top of a rocky kopje provides a cool and shaded picnic spot with panoramic views towards Amboseli. After lunch you ride across the dried up lakebed to a campsite at Soit Nado (red rocks), where your tents are pitched beneath a grove of lovely fever trees, some 200 yards from the Tanzanian border, and home for the next three nights.
Overnight: Soit Nado Camp
Meal plan: Lunch, dinner, breakfast

Day 3: Amboseli

Early breakfast followed by morning drive out from camp in any direction, exploring the defunct Meerschaum mines, the extraordinary landscape of Lake Amboseli Lake, and the surrounding marshes which provide shelter to thousands of head of game, including large herds of buffalo and the famed herds of Amboseli elephant who spend hours of their day like dinosaurs in the swamp before wandering out onto the desert like features of the lake bed with its shimmering mirage of heat haze.
Overnight: Soit Nado Camp
Meal plan: Lunch, dinner, breakfast

Day 4: Amboseli

Breakfast followed by morning exploration of the area on horseback, crossing the border to explore the foothills of the Great Kilimanjaro. You will take a day drive into Amboseli with a barbeque lunch, giving you an opportunity to get some close up shots of big game from the land rovers.
Overnight: Soit Nado Camp
Meal plan: Lunch, dinner, breakfast

Day 5: Amboseli / Chyulu Hills

Breakfast followed by check out from camp and departure from Soit Nado heading northeast across the National Park, skirting the green swamps and passing large amounts of game as you canter across the lake bed, which provides near perfect going for horses without any of the dreaded aardvark holes to trap the unwary. You will break for lunch on the far side of the lake bed, and a welcome siesta beneath the shade of an acacia before riding a further 10 miles to camp at Risa, on the plains between Amboseli and the Chyulu Hills.
Overnight: Camp Risa
Meal plan: Lunch, dinner, breakfast

Day 6: Chyulu Hills

Breakfast followed by morning ride towards the Chyulu Hills, which rise from the plains to a height of 7000ft. These hills are recent volcanoes only 500,000 years old and some of the craters and lava flows are only 200 years old. This evening you will camp at the foot of a small hill, amongst beautiful groves of Balanites and Acacia Tortilis trees with craters rearing up at intervals as if the ride were passing through some kind of magical theme park.
Overnight: Millennium Campsite
Meal plan: Lunch, dinner, breakfast

Day 7 & 8: Chyulu Hills Exploration

Spend two full days at the Millennium camp from where you will enjoy horse rides, game tracking, nature walks and game drives accompanied by game scouts, with options of walking up to Ol Donyo Sambu, one of the conical craters found towards the western end of the range.
Overnight: Millennium Campsite
Meal plan: Lunch, dinner, breakfast

Day 9: Chyulu Hills / Great Rift Valley

Early breakfast followed by morning drive to Nakuru and to the Deloraine House located within the Great Rift Valley for your final two nights in Kenya. These two nights will not be spent in tents but in the comfort of the luxurious house.
Overnight: Deloraine House
Meal plan: Lunch, dinner, breakfast

Day 10: Lake Nakuru or Bogoria

An early morning ride before breakfast is optional to those who could make it to wake up before sunrise. Breakfast is then followed by day trips to either Lake Nakuru or Bogoria famous for their flamingos. These can be arranged and booked directly from the Deloraine House with a picnic lunch included.
Overnight: Deloraine House
Meal plan: Lunch, dinner, breakfast

Day 11: Nakuru / Nairobi

Breakfast at leisure followed by drive back to Nairobi as you admire beautiful scenery; arrive in Nairobi after 3 hours drive and enjoy a special farewell lunch at the famous Carnivore Restaurant giving you an opportunity to meet with some members of staff for tour feedback and general comments.

Group size

2Pax

3Pax

4Pax

5Pax

6Pax

7Pax

Per Person

$16,250

$12,600

$10,100

$9,200

$8,600

$8,450

Single room supplement $125 per night (4pax or more)

 What is included?               
- Horseback riding / driving within the parks in 4x4 land rovers / cruisers
- Full board accommodation in selected camps with drinks included (except champagne)
- Evacuation insurance
- Professionally trained English speaking tour guides and horse guides
- Farewell dinner on last day in Nairobi

What is NOT included?
- Local internal flights if desired
- Park entry fees where applicable paid in cash at various entry points
- Any optional activities that require extra payment e.g. night game viewing, e.t.c
- Laundry, visa, and other extras
- International flights
- Tips
- Any other item not mentioned in the above program

 Additional notes:
- Extra nights in Nairobi can be organized at discounted rates
- Safari can be extended to other national parks or to the beach
- Safari can be tailor made to suit your schedule with a preferred minimum of 5 nights 

Quick Contacts.

Adults:
Star:
11 + 5 =