Classic Kenya & Cultural Safari

Experience everything that makes Kenya so special. From its stunning landscapes, immense biodiversity, and wonderful people.
9 Days

Classic Kenya & Cultural Safari - 9 - $10,150

Trip Summary and Itinerary Map

Trip Summary

Day 1-2: Tamarind Tree Hotel, Nairobi

Day 2-4: Porini Amboseli Camp, Amboseli

Day 4-6: Porini Rhino Camp, Ol Pejeta Conservancy

Day 6-9: Porini Lion Camp, Maasai Mara

Start from Nairobi and end at Nairobi

Landmarks potentially visited on Classic Kenya & Cultural Safari


The itinerary below is designed to give you an overview of the route. Get in touch with our team for a full travel itinerary, or to create a tailor-made trip.

Day 1-2: Arrival at JKIA, overnight in Nairobi

Arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi. Note: We have a dedicated flight partner who can help you find and book the best international flights for you.

On arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel, settling in after your flights.

Overnight: Tamarind Tree Hotel (1 night)

Day 2-4: Amboseli National Park

After an early breakfast, you will be transferred to the domestic airport (Wilson) and board a light aircraft flight to Amboseli. You'll enjoy a game drive en route to your camp, settling in followed by lunch. Your afternoon will be spent on a game drive in the private Selenkay Conservancy. 

Overnight: Porini Amboseli Camp (2 nights)

Day 3: Amboseli National Park 

Spend today enjoying shared game drives, sundowners, walks with the Maasai Warriors, and a traditional Maasai Village visit. 

Day 4-6: Ol Pejeta Conservancy

After breakfast, you'll be transferred to the airstrip and board a light aircraft flight to Wilson, Nairobi, connecting further to a flight to Laikipia. You'll be collected on arrival and drive to your camp, arriving for lunch. You'll head out for an afternoon game drive in the private Ol Pejeta Conservancy, returning to camp for dinner. 

Overnight: Porini Rhino Camp (2 nights)

Day 5: Ol Pejeta Conservancy

You have today to enjoy shared game drives, sundowners, and a visit to the chimpanzee sanctuary. 

Day 6-9: Masai Mara National Reserve

After breakfast, you'll board a light aircraft flight to the Masai Mara and to your camp. You'll have some lunch before spending your afternoon on a game drive in the private Olare Orok Conservancy.

Overnight: Porini Lion Camp (3 nights)

Day 7-8: Masai Mara National Reserve

Spend two days enjoying shared morning and afternoon game drives, sundowners, and walks with the Maasai Warriors. One full-day game drive into the main reserve is included. 

Day 9: Return Home

Following breakfast, you'll be transferred to the airstrip and board a light aircraft flight to Nairobi. You'll be collected on arrival and transferred to the international airport for your onward flight arrangements (don't book a flight out before 4pm). We hope you will be leaving Kenya with some incredible memories and photos of your time here. 

Prices and Inclusions

Prices are per person based on two people travelling together during 2024 high season (July - October). Prices for 2025 may differ. 

No Price Shock Guarantee

Unlike other travel companies, we don't put misleading 'from' prices on our trips. All of the trips on our website are priced at 2024 high season rates which means the price can only go down, not up. 

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Spring has sprung! Book before 20th June 2024 and get 5% off your trip, an average saving of $976.

Simple Booking Process

  1. Talk to our team to discuss this trip or plan a tailor-made itinerary.
  2. Once you're happy, we'll take a 30% deposit to confirm your trip.
  3. The balance will be due 70 days before you travel.

Flexible Payment Options

  • Bank or wire transfers ✔️
  • Visa & Mastercard accepted ✔️
  • Pay in instalments ✔️


All Brilliant trips include:

  • Experienced safari guides
  • All domestic/internal flights
  • All road transfers and airport pickups/drop-offs
  • All accommodation as per the itinerary (accommodation can be amended based on budget and preferences)
  • Fees for guides/scouts/drivers/cooks
  • All entrance and park fees
  • Fees for all activities as per the program
  • Shared or private daily game drives (depending on your route and preferences, please enquire for more details)
  • Meal plan full board unless specified otherwise
  • Select local brand drinks on safari
  • AMREF Flying Doctors Cover
  • Conservation charge

With Brilliant, you'll also get...

  • Brilliant Africa’s Bucket List Safari System: work one-on-one with a dedicated specialist with decades of experience in East Africa. We'll help you cut through the noise, navigate the thousands of options, design the trip that's right for you and have confidence you'll get what you expect (results in 98% 5* reviews)⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ 
  • Highest-rated African travel company on Trustpilot: so you know you'll be in safe hands with our team.  
  • Ground Support Team: our local ground team are on hand to help if you ever need support during your trip. 
  • Dedicated Pre-Travel Support: access to a dedicated customer support specialist to help you with all of your pre-travel questions and help you prepare for the adventure of a lifetime. 
  • Get Me To Africa Flight Package: we'll connect you with our flight specialist who will find and book the right international flights on your behalf*
  • Personalised Guest Portal & Mobile App: access to your individual guest portal, including video guides to common questions, and everything you need to know to prepare for your African adventure.
  • WhatsApp Contacts: your local support team will be easily contactable via WhatsApp.   
  • Safety Briefing: 1:1 consultations with our specialists to answer any of your questions about safety when travelling in Africa. 
  • Done-With-You Visa Service: we’ll send you step-by-step video guides on how to apply for your visas and required travel documents, saving you hours of time, stress and headaches.

*For customers based in the US only. 

'Life Happens' Postponement Guarantee

If life gets in the way and you need to postpone your trip, we won't charge any fees to postpone your trip and all payments you have made towards the original trip will be applied to the postponed trip.

*T&Cs apply, enquire for details 

No Price Shock Guarantee

Unlike other travel companies, we don't put misleading 'from' prices on our trips. All of the trips on our website are priced at 2024 high season rates which means the price can only go down, not up. 

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