12 Days Wildlife Photo Safari Kenya

Starting from Nairobi, a city and venturing into the waters of Lake Naivasha you’ll have the opportunity to encounter and photograph rare species in Aberdare National Park, Samburu National Reserve and the iconic Maasai Mara Game Reserve. The tour concludes in Amboseli National Park, where you’ll be awe struck by the presence of Mount Kilimanjaro. This tour is tailor made for wildlife enthusiasts and photographers seeking to capture moments of Kenyas wildlife and breathtaking landscapes.

Day 1; Arriving in Nairobi

As you arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi our friendly guide will warmly welcome you. Accompany you to your hotel. Take some time to relax and prepare yourself for the thrilling adventure that awaits.

Day 2; Aberdare National Park

Following a breakfast we’ll set off towards Aberdare National Park situated in Kenyas highlands. begin on an exciting game drive through this park while capturing shots of its wildlife population which includes elephants, buffalos, leopards as well, as a plethora of bird species. Spend your night at a lodge nestled within the park where you can fully immerse yourself in the ambiance of its forest surroundings.

Day 3; Samburu National Reserve

Heading northwards lies Samburu National Reserve renowned for its array of wildlife species.
begin, on a game drive where you can capture photographs of the rare Grevys zebras reticulated giraffes, Somali ostriches and the elusive “Special Five” of Samburu. The Beisa oryx, gerenuk, Somali ostrich reticulated giraffe and Grevys zebra.

Day 4; Samburu Wildlife Photo Safari

Explore the captivating landscapes of Samburu National Reserve and choose to go on morning and late afternoon game drives. Capture the light. Observe the active wildlife. Immerse yourself in the culture of the Samburu people while witnessing their unique interactions with wildlife.

Day 5;  Lake Nakuru National Park

tour to Lake Nakuru National Park renowned for its flamingos and rhinos. Enjoy a thrilling game drive around the lake while photographing its birdlife, including the pink flamingos. Keep your camera at hand for encounters with black rhinos, lions, buffalos and other captivating wildlife.

Day 6; Lake Naivasha

Proceed to Lake Naivasha, a mesmerizing freshwater lake surrounded by papyrus. Capture images of hippos, bird species in abundance and be enchanted by the picturesque landscapes during a boat ride, on the lake. Experience a walking safari on Crescent Island among giraffes, zebras wildebeests and antelopes. Providing you with incredible photo opportunities.

Day 7; Maasai Mara Game Reserve

Head, towards the Maasai Mara Game Reserve, known for its spectacular wildebeest migration and abundant wildlife. Take an exciting game drive in the afternoon, where you can witness a variety of captivating wildlife such as lions, cheetahs, elephants and other predators. Don’t miss the opportunity to capture the landscapes of Mara.

Day 8 & 9; Maasai Mara Game Reserve

Devote these two days to further exploring the wonders of Maasai Mara. Opt for morning. Late afternoon game drives when wildlife activity is at its peak. Marvel at the awe inspiring river crossings during the wildebeest migration—a remarkable sight that presents exceptional photo opportunities. Immerse yourself in the beauty of Mara. Create lasting memories.

Day 10; Amboseli National Park

begin on a tour, to Amboseli National Park, nestled at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro. Enjoy captivating game drives within this park as you photograph elephant herds, lions, cheetahs and other fascinating wildlife against the backdrop of this mountain.

Day 11; Amboseli National Park

Spend another day in Amboseli National Park capturing glimpses of its wildlife and landscapes that make it truly extraordinary.
Experience the captivating interplay, between light and shadows on the savannah while seizing the opportunity to capture photographs of elephants in their natural habitat.

Day 12 marks the end of your wildlife adventure in Kenya.

After a morning game drive and a delicious breakfast it’s time to bid farewell to the awe inspiring wildlife. You’ll be transferred back to Nairobi, where you can explore markets and indulge in some souvenir shopping. Later you’ll be escorted to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your departure flight concluding your unforgettable 12 day wildlife photo safari in Kenya.