Combine the remote and mountainous area of Tsavo West, home to a vast array of wildlife including the Big Five, with a relaxing stay on the palm-lined beach of Galu. Part of the ecosystem of Tsavo, Kenya's largest wildlife park, Lions Bluff Lodge is situated right on the edge of a cliff face, overlooking the 50,585-hectare Lumo Community Wildlife Sanctuary. Sip drinks at sunset on an open terrace with Kilimanjaro as the backdrop, followed by dinner overlooking a small waterhole visited by a family of elephants. Transfer by road to Waterlovers on Galu Beach, a quaint beach resort on the tropical shores of the Indian Ocean with eight spacious cottages and a turtle-shaped infinity-edged pool.
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Fly to Nairobi on British Airways. Transfer to Ole
Sereni for 1 night. (N)
Morning at leisure. Transfer to airport. Fly to
Tsavo West and transfer to Lions Bluff Lodge
for a 3 night stay. Activities
include safari drives (day and night) and bush
walks. (L, D)
Safari activities. (B, L, D)
Transfer to Diani beach and stay 5 nights at Diani
Blue. (B, D)
At leisure. (B, D)
Morning at leisure. After lunch, fly to London via
Morning arrival. (N)
Diani Blue is a charming, small, exclusive beach lodge overlooking the silver-white sands of Diani Beach. Immediately adjacent to all the many amenities of Diani, Diani Blue is accessed via a bridge over a lily pond and stands amid exquisite tropical gardens, which are home to a troop of colobus monkeys. Diani Blue has been designed to echo the spacious elegance of the colonially styled Swahili villa it once was. Diani Blue offers an alfresco dining terrace and a superb palm-shaded restaurant called 'The Edge', which looks out over Africa's most famous bay.
Features: 6 spacious Swahili-styled stone-built chalets clustered around a central pool, lounge, bar, health spa, beach restaurant.
Room amenities: Air conditioning & ceiling fans, private entrance, vestibule, spacious en suite bathroom, hand-carved hardwood furniture, mosquito net, fine cotton...
The House of Waine was originally built in the 1970's as a private home. It was acquired by its present owners, a local Kikuyu family, and carefully refurbished over two years. The House is an 11-bedroom property on 2 ½ acres of land in the Karen district of Nairobi. Each room is individually designed. Despite its small size, it has an impressive offering of amenities. These include internet connections in all rooms, mini bar, satellite televisions in each room, tea & coffee making facilities, laundry service and a heated swimming pool. The menu is varied and reflects the diversity of cultures found in Nairobi. On request you may have the opportunity to sample traditional Kenyan...
Located in the Lumo Community Wildlife Sanctuary, between Tsavo West National Park and the coast, Lion’s Bluff Lodge has 12 rooms and is a mid-range safari lodge spectacularly located at the end of a ridge. This small, unique lodge, made of sustainable timber, canvas and traditional coconut thatch is both sustainable and comfortable and all the rooms are on a wooden deck mounted high above the sloping ridge, with a jutting, west-facing veranda, protected by wooden rails and furnished with canvas and wooden camp chairs. Sip sundowners with Kilimanjaro as the backdrop and enjoy dinner overlooking a small waterhole, often visited by elephants.
Early morning and late afternoon wildlife drives are the principal activity, as well as nature walks with the Lion's Bluff ornithologist. There are a good number of savanna animals, with as many as 1,000 buffaloes, and about 100 elephants....
Situated on the shores of the Indian Ocean by Diani beach, an area known for its white sandy beaches and turquoise sea, the Water Lovers is a boutique property with six cottages and one villa. The cottages and villa are decorated in a fusion of local Kenyan and Mediterranean colours and designs, providing sea views from either a private veranda or balcony. All rooms are also equipped with air conditioning and mosquito nets. The hotel restaurant, Tides, is located by the infinity-edged swimming pool and provides an international menu with some local specialities for guests to experience, while Ocean Sprit, the hotel bar, offers a wide range of cocktails to relax and...
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KXX2016: 9 Nights
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This journey provides a basic itinerary for
those with a particular interest in viewing
the mountian gorilla, with the option of an