Elective Africa in addition to organising educational trips, offers you a variety of safari packages that would meet the kind of experience you are looking for in a safari, both in Kenya & Tanzania, whether its a standard safari or a tailor made safari. This also includes mountain climbing to the tallest mountain in Africa, Mt. Kilimanjaro, or Mt. Kenya. You have the option of joining a group or taking a private packaged safari. We also organize excursions in Nairobi, Mombasa & Malindi towns; this can be a one day or 2 days tour. We organize group trekking for students, Schools and colleges.
For Kenya, we recommend especially our safari packages to the world famous Maasai Mara, to see the famous wildebeests migration from Maasai Mara to Serengeti (in Tanzania), or Amboseli Camping Safari or even Samburu National Park Safaris. This can be a combined safari depending on the number of days you are looking at and the budget you have to work with.
For Tanzania, we would recommend our packages to Serengeti National Park, combined with a visit to either Ngorngoro, lake Manyara where you can see tree climbing lions or Tarangire. You would not want to miss the experience to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro if you are a fan of mountain climbing.
From Tanzania you can connect to Zanzibar through various means. We have packages, if one is interested contact us for more details.
A journey through the Great Rift Valley to Kenya's premier wildlife reserve - the famous Masai Mara. This is an exploration of the diverse wildlife crossing rolling plains dotted with acacia trees. Here you have excellent chances of seeing the "Big 5" - lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant and rhino. The varied wildlife in their natural environment, the colours and culture of the local Masai people, along with a unique nature walk in the area come together to provide a spectacular safari.
This is a short trip safari which we organize to one of the oldest towns on the East African coast. There are various activities that you will enjoy including visiting some of the historic sites, get to see local ancient carving and tradition at the Hell’s Kitchen and enjoying the native culture. You will not want to miss the aquatic activities at the Malindi Marine Park. Other activities that can be added upon request is bird watching at the Arabuko-Sokoke Forest which is a nature walking trail.
This safari takes you to visit Masai Mara Game Reserve for 2 nights with game drives and Lake Nakuru National Park for a night with game drive. At Lake Nakuru, you are likely to see variety of birdlife including pink flamingoes and pelican; also black rhinos and buffaloes. Your accommodation can be in luxury or standard lodge or camping as per your budget. You will enjoy and experience nature, wildlife, habit and habitat of fauna and flora in the natural area.
This is a 4 day safari that will first take you to Tarangire National Park with its vast population of elephants, where in the dry season (July to October) you will also see lots of predators, then the tour will take to the heart of safari in Tanzania to the first & most famous park, Serengeti National Park which has a big population of lions and leopards. And finally you will finish your safari at Ngorongoro Crater, world heritage which others refer as a natural zoo due to its the a large number of animals which hence attracts an array of predators such as cheetahs, leopards, lions, hyenas etc
Every year millions of wild beasts migrate from Maasai Mara in Kenya to Serengeti National Park and back. This safari will start with 2 days at the famous Serengeti National Park, watching the vast grasslands. If you take the safari after the rains you will enjoy the beautiful grasslands mixed with wildflowers. Serengeti National Park also is home to the few black rhinos. The safari will take you on your third and last day through the Ngorongoro Crater
You will spend a day in each of the parks, starting with Tarangire National Park named after the shallow river that crosses the park. This park has a vast population of elephants. It has an animal migration towards the Tarangire river during the dry season which attracts the predators to the park, from there you will be taken on your 2nd day to Ngorongoro Crater and finally finish the safari on the 3rd day at Lake Manyara National Park, famous for its green scenery, varied bird life, tree-climbing lions, hippos and baboons.
Mt. Kilimanjaro has 3 volcanic cones and is the highest mountain in Africa at 5,895 meters above sea level. This Marangu route is the most popular and the easiest route. It is gradual and steady therefore making it less painful on the trek. It also offers a shorter acclimatization period. This route is also known as the coca cola route as its accommodation is in the huts, which also serves beverages. The trek begins in the south east of the mountain at Marangu gate & the descent takes the same route. It has the best trail in the rain forest combined with and great views of the Mawenzi. It is preferred by those want to spend less time on the mountain & do not mind crowds
Mt. Kilimanjaro has 3 volcanic cones and is the highest mountain in Africa at 5,895 meters above sea level. This Machame route is he most beautiful route up Kilimanjaro and offers strictly tented accommodation and is best suited for the adventurous hikers. This route begins at the machame gate locate on the southern base of the mountain and the approach to the summit is made from the east. Machame route is also known as the whisky route because of its tough climb and you also hike steeper trails . We recommend the 7 days climb for a better altitude acclimatization. The Machame Route is approximately 62 km/37 miles from gate to gate.
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