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25 Night - African and Arabian Adventures Package

Package Details

Overview

Accommodation Cruise Fly Package Tour Transfers

From $11,599* per person

Package Provider: Trafalgar
Package Type: Cruise Tour
Region: Africa
Duration: 25 Nights


Description

 

 Your Fly, Tour & Cruise package includes: 

·      Economy class flights from Sydney to Nairobi, returning from Dubai

·      14 day African Safari Adventure tour with Trafalgar

-      Includes 13 nights in hand picked accommodation, 39 meals, expert travel director & more

·      Economy class flight from Kilimanjaro to Nairobi

·      1 night accommodation in Nairobi

·      Economy class flight from Nairobi to Dubai

·      1 night accommodation in Dubai

·      10 night Dubai and Arabian Gulf cruise onboard Oceana

-      Includes all entertainment and meals onboard (specialty restaurants excluded)

·      Private car transfers throughout

·      Port charges, fees and airline taxes

 

 

Tour Itinerary

 

Day 1: Arrive Nairobi

Kickstart your African safari adventure in Kenya. Meet your Trafalgar Representative at Nairobi's Jomo Kenyatta Airport, then spend the evening with your fellow explorers enjoying a delicious Welcome Reception at the world-famous Carnivore restaurant.

Welcome Reception

 

Day 2: Nairobi - Aberdare National Park Area (2 Nights)

This morning 'Connect with Locals' at the Shangilia Childrens Home, a leading centre for street and orphaned children. Make a Difference with your visit, which contributes to the home's efforts to transform the lives of vulnerable street children. Consider joining an Optional Experience in Aberdare National Park in search of the black rhino and Colobus moneys that find sanctuary within its virgin forest.

Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 3: Solio Game Reserve Excursion

We embark on a half-day exploration of the privately owned wildlife conservancy that is Solio Game Reserve, renowned as the most successful rhino breeding reserve in Kenya. Returning to Abedare, we embark on a guided bird walk with a Local Specialist before sunset, keeping your eyes peeled for European rollers, flycatchers and birds of prey, such as eagles, owls and Montagu's harriers as they settle down for the night.

Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 4: Aberdare National Park Area-  Lake Nakuru National Park

Have your camera ready for a photo stop at the spectacular Thomson's Falls before we connect with the soul of Africa's Great Rift Valley and visit the bird watcher's paradise that is Lake Nakuru National Park. Join your Driver Guide for an afternoon game drive to spot pink flamingos lining the lakeshore and traverse its expansive plains in search for a lion, and leopard, among other species.

Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 5: Lake Nakuru National Park - Lake Naivasha

As the sun rises, navigate Lake Nakuru National Park's landscapes on a morning 4x4 game drive. Immerse yourself in the sounds and smells of the bush - the damp scents of the surrounding savannah and cheery calls of birds a stirring backdrop for an unforgettable safari experience. Journey to Lake Naivasha for lunch and enjoy a boat ride in search of the resident hippo.

Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 6: Lake Naivasha - Maasai Mara (2 Nights)

Venture across the Great Rift Valley to the savannah wilderness of Kenya's Maasai Mara National Reserve, whose promise of some of the best game viewing in the world attracts safari enthusiasts the world over. After check-in, join a Local Specialist for an immersive guided nature walk to gain insights into the surrounding flora and fauna, perfectly rounded off with a traditional sundowner drink.

Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 7: Maasai Mara Full Day Safari

Roam amongst the wildlife that find sanctuary in Maasai Mara's wilderness, joining a Local Specialist for a full-day safari to seek out the Big 5. 'Dive into Culture' during a visit to a Maasai cultural boma and test your jumping prowess, then meet the village elder to gain in-depth insights into the daily life of this colourfully clad tribe. Later, indulge in a bush picnic - the sounds of the bush the perfect accompaniment while you keep your eyes peeled for the flash of resident Bee-eaters, Rollers and Hoopoes flitting from tree to tree.

Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 8: Maasai Mara - Lake Victoria

We cross the border into Tanzania and travel to Lake Victoria, the largest lake in Africa. Spend the rest of the day at leisure or consider joining an optional activity at your lodge.

Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 9: Lake Victoria - Serengeti National Park (2 Nights)

The endless plains of the Serengeti are our home today as we enjoy a safari game drive, tracking such species as lion, leopard and cheetah.

Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 10: Serengeti National Park Full Day Safari Game Drive

Discover the secrets of the Serengeti's complex eco-system, the site of the largest overland migration in the world. Join your Driver Guide for an in-depth exploration of the wilderness and scout out epic landscapes that have inspired writers and poets.

Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 11: Serengeti National Park - Ngorongoro Crater

Descend hundreds of metres to the floor of the vast Ngorongoro Crater, to explore its forests in search of elephant, lion and flamingos. Enjoy a picnic lunch served in the crater before your late afternoon transfer to your overnight lodge set in the foothills of the Ngorongoro Highland Forest.

Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 12: Ngorongoro Crater -Lake Manyara

Delve into Swahili culture and cuisine this morning as you 'Dive in Culture' during lunch at Mto wa Umbu village with its local farms, school, nyombas, market and milling machines. We then have an afternoon game drive through Lake Manyara National Park, famous for its tree-climbing lions. Our home for the evening is in traditional bandas or bungalows which overlook Lake Manyara.

Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 13: Lake Manyara - Tarangire National Park

Enjoy a game drive in Tarangire National Park past battalions of baobab trees, scouting for vast herds of elephants. Then indulge in sundowner drinks on your raised deck overlooking the African wilderness.

Buffet Breakfast, Lunch, Farewell Dinner

 

Day 14: Tarangire National Park - Arusha - Depart Kilimanjaro

Our epic journey culminates with lunch at The Arusha Cultural Heritage Centre, before we catch our final transfer to Kilimanjaro Airport for our outbound flight.

Buffet Breakfast, Lunch

 

 

Cruise Itinerary

 

Date

Itinerary

Arrive

Depart

17 Nov 19

Dubai, UAE

 

Overnight

18 Nov 19

Dubai, UAE

 

 

19 Nov 19

Khasab, Oman

   

20 Nov 19

Muscat, Oman

   

21 Nov 19

At Sea

   

22 Nov 19

Manama, Bahrain

 

 

23 Nov 19

Abu Dhabi, UAE

 

Overnight

24 Nov 19

Abu Dhabi, UAE

 

 

25 Nov 19

Sir Bani Yas, UAE

   

26 Nov 19

Dubai, UAE

 

 Overnight

27 Nov 19

Dubai, UAE

   

 

 

Terms & Conditions

Conditions apply. Subject to availability and change without notice. Full supplier conditions apply. Valid for new bookings only. Prices valid at the time of publication. Prices are per person based on twin share occupancy unless otherwise stated and displayed in $AUD. Member savings are calculated using the original advertised price.

Terms and conditions apply. Prices are per person twin share in Australian dollars. Subject to availablity at the time of booking. Prices are correct as of 7 February 2019, but subject to change. Prices include economy class flights ex Sydney, including all taxes. Other departure cities available, please speak to your travel consultant for details. Advertised prices are for payment in cash, credit card payments will incur a surcharge. Further terms and conditions may apply, please speak to your travel consultant for full details 

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1300 765 305 (AUST) 0800 956 363 (NZ)

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