4 Days Aberdare National-Park
Aberdare National Park is characterized by picturesque, steep forested ravines and open moorland. Located in Central Kenya, the park provides a habitat for elephants, black rhinos, leopards, spotted hyenas, olive baboons, black and white colobus monkeys, buffalos, warthogs and bushbucks among others. Rare sightings include those of the Giant Forest hog, Mountain Bongo, golden cat, serval cat, African wild cat, African civet cat and the blue duiker. over 250 bird species are found in the park.
Day 1: Nairobi day tour.
In morning after breakfast you shall be picked from you hotel for giraffe center. The Giraffe center is a 20 minutes drive from Nairobi town. At the center is a rehabilitation project for the endangered Rothschild giraffe. Standing on high ground, you will be able to see the giraffes feed them, pet them or even kiss them. After the great experience of feeding the giraffes, the David Sheldrick trust.
The trust aims at rescuing the orphan elephants and rhinos and rehabilitating them. Observe the elephants and rhinos as well as learn how to care for baby elephants and rhinos.
After lunch visit the Karen Blixen museum. Discover the history of the former Danish author Karen Blixen, her famous books on Africa and her life at the coffee estate in Ngong hills.
At the end of the Nairobi safari, return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Nairobi –Aberdare national reserve.
In the morning after breakfast, depart Nairobi for Nyeri County. The drive will take approximately 3 hours 48 minutes.
Spend the day exploring the land unknown to many .Aberdare national parks is a land of beautiful serenity. You shall enjoy the cool environment surrounded by the rainforest and green vegetations. Animals easily spotted at the park are the leopards, elephants, bushbuck, black and white colobus monkey, eland, serval cats, and eastern black rhino, spotted, hyenas among many others. The forest also provides home for the over 250 bird species like the sunbirds, goshawks, and sparry hawks and other. Observe the magnificent the roaring majestic Karuru waterfall which falls in 3 steps, the Chania falls and many other smaller waterfalls.
Some of the other activities you can engage in are bird watching, picnicking, trout fishing as well as camping.
After the days safari activities, camp for dinner and breakfast
Day 3 Giraffe Ark, the Treetops Hotel, the rhino watch sanctuary.
In the morning after breakfast, leave the campsite for the giraffe ark. The giraffe ark is strategically located between the Aberdare ranges and Mount Kenya. Get to know this recreational destination unknown to many. Here you will engage in sports and recreational activities like horse riding outdoor chess and children outdoor activities. The next stop will be at the treetops.
The treetops hotel is highly elected from the ground where visitors enjoy climbing 6,450 feet from the ground. Enjoy the view from the Treetop hotel as its located in the heart of Aberdare forest overlooking Mount Kenya. Discover the world’s history in an environment surrounded with baboon sand other animals that come out of the Aberdare forest for salt leaking. The Treetops is one of the famous tourist attractions well known in the word due to its association with Princess Elizabeth. Princess Elizabeth was declared queen at the hotel when she was young after her father’s death.
Take lunch at the Treetops hotel before leaving for the rhino watch sanctuary.
The rhino watch sanctuary is located 22km north from Nyeri. Enjoy and participate in protecting the endangered species .The sanctuary is paradise of untouched euphoria trees that host quite number of bird species and home for breeding the black rhinos in Kenya. Many of the black rhinos in Kenya’s parks and reserves were born at this particular sanctuary and later transferred .The sanctuary hosts more than 120 black and white rhinos in the rolling plains.
Take dinner at the rhino watch safari lodge and spend the night.
Day 4: Tafaria Castel –Nairobi
In the morning after breakfast, visit the Tafaria Castel and game lodge. The castle is part of a built attraction as its design is attracting and breathtaking. The lodge has themed cottages for relation and accommodation. The newest lodge in Nyeri town that will give you a n opportunity to engage in recreational activities and help to refresh your mind. You will participate in activities like swimming, horse riding, and fishing and nature walks.
Spend the morning relaxing at the castle, take lunch at the lodge and leave for Nairobi in the afternoon.
You shall be taken back to you hotel for end of safari.
4 Days Aberdare National-Park
Pick up from hotel/airport
3 meals a day
Professional English speaking tour guide/driver
Bottled mineral water
Soft drinks /alcoholic drinks
Accommodation before or after safari.