Kenya's Best Safari Deals & Local Cultural Experience
9 Day Tsunza Village Local Culture and safari is all about an amazing cultural and wildlife safari experience bringing you closer to the local people as well. Visit Amboseli, Tsavo East and down into rural Tsunza village for cultural experience. Can be extended to 12 days if one wishes to enjoy Kenya’s Beach Experience in Diani, Mombasa.
Day 1: Arrive Nairobi, Kenya: Mvuli House Hotel
Arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi where you will be received by your local tour guide followed by a transfer for your overnight accommodation at Mvuli House situated a few kilometres from the airport. Relax while at the same time getting ready before your Tsunza Village Local Culture and safari adventure begins tomorrow morning.
Day 2: Nairobi – Amboseli: Amboseli Camp
Tsunza Village Local Culture and safari brings you Amboseli National Park. Amboseli is an amazing ecosystem with elephants as the kings of the park and best known as a photographer’s paradise as you have all the chances to capture some of the most beautiful close-up wildlife photographs. We will arrive in time for check-in and lunch at Amboseli Safari Camp. After lunch enjoy an afternoon safari game drive in Amboseli, also recognized as the best place offering some of the most magnificent views of the legendary Mount Kilimanjaro especially on a clear morning. Dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Full Day Amboseli: Amboseli Camp
After breakfast, Tsunza Village Local Culture and safari embarks on a full day safari game drive with packed / picnic lunch. Explore every corner of the park returning to the camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Amboseli – Tsavo East: Voi Wildlife Lodge
We depart after breakfast for Tsavo East National Park, home to the spectacular herds of dust-red elephants that can be spotted in their natural habitat. Enjoy a safari game drive en route to Voi Wildlife Safari Lodge arriving in time for check-in and lunch. After lunch, take an exciting afternoon safari game drive around the park. Tsunza Village Local Culture and safari dinner and overnight at Voi Wildlife Safari Lodge.
Day 5 – 8: Tsavo East – Tsunza Village
Early morning safari game drive returning to the camp for breakfast and thereafter depart for this coastal rural village. Here begins another journey, a cultural trip into Tsunza village, the heart of a true African village in the outskirts of Mombasa. Welcome and discover the other side of rural Kenya as you spend your days mingling with the local villagers and doing everything as they do.
Cultural Experience and Other Activities in Tsunza Village
- Mingle with the local villagers in their homesteads
- Learn about the local culture and traditions
- Learn how to play and dance to traditional music of the Duruma community
- Take part in day-to-day activities: fishing, grazing, farming, etc.
- Enjoy open air picnic lunch under palm trees
- Watch tradition palm wine tapping or even test it while still fresh
- Meet, greet and play with children at Makuti Children’s Home
- Bonfire and Barbeque sessions
Day 8: Tsunza Village – Airport Transfer
Finally we have come to the end of our stay in Tsunza Village, Kenya. Bid goodbye to the villagers and proceed to Moi International Airport for your flight back home.
Day 9: Arrive Home
Arrive back home with full memories of Kenya.
Mombasa Diani Beach Extension – Optional
Day 8 – 11: Tsunza Village – Diani Beach Ukunda
Finally we bid goodbye to the villagers and depart Tsunza village heading out to Diani Beach arriving in time for lunch at Rongai Restaurant. Welcome to the famous Mombasa’s south coast beaches where the crystalline Indian waters and sparkling white sands invite you for relaxing moments especially after your safari. Overnight at Pride Inn Hotel for the rest of your stay in Diani Beach Ukunda.
Day 11: Diani Beach – Airport Transfer
Today we have come to the end of our stay in Kenya. After breakfast bid goodbye and proceed to Moi International Airport for your flight back home.
Day 12: Arrive Home
Arrive back home with full memories of Kenya.
Safari Itinerary Includes:-
- Wildlife entrance park fee
- Sightseeing and game drives as mentioned
- Full-board accommodation while on safari (drinks not included)
- Transport on a safari van during your safari adventure
- A 1/2 L bottle of water per person per day during safari
- Full-board accommodation while in the rural village
- Cultural activities in the rural village
Does Not Include:-
- Flight tickets
- Tips and personal expenses
- Comprehensive insurance, cancellation and repatriation
- Anything else not mentioned in the travel contract
24 hour emergency phone number
Local swahili language intro to boost your experience
20-minute orientation talk on arrival
Airport transfer on arrival & departure – 1 Duruma cultural and traditional dance – Village bonfires & barbeque sessions – Masai village visit & advice*
You are on a long range safari now!