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The Masai Heartlands

From £2125 for 15 days
Trip Overview
Watch the wonders of Kenya and Tanzania unfold before you on this incredible 15-day overland adventure with Lonely Planet and Intrepid Travel. Head deep into the heartland of the Maasai tribespeople and the finest game parks in eastern Africa. Travelling through the acclaimed Masai Mara and the vast Serengeti plains to the stunning lakes of the Great Rift Valley and the dramatic scenery of the Ngorongoro Crater, you'll spot a wealth of exotic predators and peaceful herbivores. Follow in the footsteps of the Maasai with local knowledge each step of the way, leaving you with memories of Africa to last a lifetime.
Essential Info
Starts: Nairobi
Ends: Arusha / Nairobi
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Wildlife
Trip Code: IYGOCC
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Kenya, Tanzania
What's Included

Meals

14 Breakfasts included
14 Lunches included
12 Dinners included

Transport

Overland vehicle,4x4 Safari Vehicle

Accommodation

Camping (with basic facilities) (3 nights),Camping (with facilities) (8 nights),Hotel (2 nights),Basic Hotel (1 night)

Trip Highlights

•   Experience Kenya's tribal life with Maasai warriors at an overnight village visit in Loita Hills

•   Shop for local wares at Musoma market on the edge of Lake Victoria

•   Safari in the iconic Serengeti National Park with two early morning and two late afternoon game drives in our overland vehicle

•   Learn about the Great Rift Valley and the migration of the animals within it.

•   Embark on a mind-blowing safari across the floor of the Ngorongoro Crater in an open roof safari 4x4 for a chance to see a Black Rhino.

•   Travel with 3 local crew members; Group leader, driver and cook.

Dates & Availability
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Departing: 5th Dec 2020
Returning: 19th Dec 2020
£2,125pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 19th Dec 2020
Returning: 2nd Jan 2021
£2,125pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 26th Dec 2020
Returning: 9th Jan 2021
£2,315pp
£2,295pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 9th Jan 2021
Returning: 23rd Jan 2021
£2,310pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 20th Feb 2021
Returning: 6th Mar 2021
£2,310pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 3rd Apr 2021
Returning: 17th Apr 2021
£2,310pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 12th Jun 2021
Returning: 26th Jun 2021
£2,405pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 26th Jun 2021
Returning: 10th Jul 2021
£2,405pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 3rd Jul 2021
Returning: 17th Jul 2021
£2,405pp
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Availability: Good
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Itinerary & Notes
Jambo! Welcome to Kenya, your Lonely Planet Experience begins with a welcome meeting at 6 pm. If you arrive with time to spare before the meeting, consider getting to know the city on an Urban Adventure like the ‘Nairobi Experience’. This optional 4-hour tour is a great way to get a feel for Nairobi, and includes lunch at a local restaurant. After the welcome meeting, perhaps join your new travel companions for an optional group dinner.
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