Africa Camera Safari and Wildlife Adventure

14- Day African Wildlife Safari + Dubai Pre Safari Option

Limited to 34 total seats. A nice sized Safari group!

2018 dates coming soon!

2018 dates coming soon

Book early! Our African Safari always sells out!

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The trip of a lifetime, during peak migration season!

Your African Safari Price Includes:

  • Round-trip airfare from Salt Lake
  • First Class Hotels & Top Lodge Accommodations
  • Special sightseeing flight in the Serengeti
  • Entrance fees to Kenya's finest National Parks and Game Reserves (Over $800 value per person)
  • All Hotel gratuities and taxes paid
  • ALL tips to Safari drivers & game trackers paid
  • 32 Meals including a Farewell dinner at the famous Carnivore
  • Only six people per Safari Vehicle (Each vehicle seats 10 but we only seat 6 per vehicle for extra comfort and room)
  • Group size limited to 32 total passengers
  • Visit to a Samburu Village * Tribal Dancers
  • One night deluxe safari tent experience
  • Special visit to Sweetwaters Elementary School
  • Jane Goodall's Chimps plus Rhino Murani
  • Pre-safari information packets
  • Sightseeing tours of Nairobi and Nakuru
  • FULLY ESCORTED BY STEVE JUDD, 16 years Safari Experience in Africa

* Air available from other U.S. cities- call for details.

(Africa Safaris with sightseeing flights are typically $9980.00 + per person)

First Class Luxury Lodge Package

 Your African Safari Package includes all first class and deluxe lodges

  •  1-night Nairobi First Class Hotel
  •  2-night First Class Luxury lodge in Amboseli
  •  2-nights First Class and Deluxe Luxury lodges in the Masai Mara
  •  2-nights First Class Luxury lodge at Lake Nakuru
  •  1-night First Class Luxury Tented Camp at Sweetwaters
  •  2-nights Deluxe Lodge in Samburu
  •  1-night First Class Mt. Kenya Safari Club

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    INCLUDING: Round-trip airfare from Salt Lake, First Class lodges, a special on-safari sight-seeing flight and game drives in Africa's most famous wildlife reserves. Plus... 32 meals and city tours of Nairobi and Nakuru are also included. Africa Safaris with sightseeing flights are typically $9980.00 + per person.

    Book Early! This is one of our most popular tours each year.

Itinerary

SALT LAKE / LOS ANGELES / DUBAI - Day 1

Your safari adventure finally begins today as you depart Salt Lake City for Los Angeles and connect to our award-winning Emirates Airways flight bound for Dubai.

DUBAI/NAIROBI, KENYA - Day 2

Connect to your onward flight to Nairobi, Kenya this morning. JAMBO and Welcome to Africa! This afternoon our plane touches down at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi. Get ready for a journey through the majestic, unspoiled landscapes and fabulous game reserves featuring an unbelievable variety of animal and bird life. Check in for a great afternoon and evening good nights sleep at the Nairobi Safari Club.

AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK / MT. KILIMANJARO - Day 3

We are transferred by our friendly safari drivers to famous Amboseli National Park, situated at the foot of majestic, snow-capped Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest mountain, Amboseli has an unrivaled setting. Famed for its unique scenic beauty and large collection of big game, Amboseli has inspired many artists and writers including Hemingway, who lived here while writing his novel, "The Snows of Kilimanjaro".  Dinner and overnight at a First Class Amboseli Lodge.

AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK / MT. KILIMANJARO - Day 4

The salt flat landscapes, dramatic marshlands and diverse habitats of Amboseli host some rare and wonderful wildlife and is considered the best place to see the huge Tusker Elephants in big herds at very close range. On your afternoon game drive you'll search for lion, buffalo, cheetah, giraffe, rhino, hippo, leopard and over 300 species of birds. Dinner and overnight at a First Class Amboseli Lodge.

MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE (Serengeti) - Day 5

Morning departure after breakfast by exclusive sightseeing flight to Masai Mara Game Reserve (northern Serengeti). You fly over vast farmlands and the western wall of the Rift Valley to Loita Plains, home of the nomadic Masai. Arrive at the lodge in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive in the reserve, noted for black maned lions and large herds of plains game. Stop at the Hippo pools before returning to the lodge for dinner and overnight in the spectacular hill top setting of a First Class Lodge noted for great views of wildlife, the vast plains and sunset.

MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE (Serengeti) - Day 6

Morning and afternoon game drives in the famous Masai Mara Game Reserve, the number one wildlife attraction. This is "Big Five" game country. Lion and leopard are quite common, and even the rare rhino might appear. Hyenas are plentiful and the cheetah, a 60-miles-per-hour daytime hunter, is often seen. This magnificent area has one of the richest concentrations of wildlife in Africa, with many game animals migrating across the plains. During your afternoon game drive you'll come eyeball-close to lion, buffalo, cheetah, zebra, leopard and a myriad of exotic birds.
The magnificent lands of the nomadic Masai people will stand out today as a highlight of the safari. Red-clad, spear-wielding Masai warriors tend their multi-colored herds among the wild animals, admirably unimpressed by the presence of large predators. This is true "Hemingway Country". The migration has begun and you will see hundreds of Wildebeest -"Gnus" on the move. Dinner and overnight in the charming safari atmosphere of the Fig Tree Lodge.

MASAI MARA/LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK - Day 7

Morning departure for Lake Nakuru with game viewing enroute as we leave the Mara reserve, through the Masai town of Narok, cross the equator and a descend into the great Rift Valley and on to Nakuru. Drive along the floor of the valley to Lake Nakuru National Park, a bird watcher's paradise with over 350 species of birds. The shores of Lake Nakuru are pink with flamingos. Buffalo, giraffe, baboon and rhino are also found here. Arrive in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive in the park. Dinner and overnight in a First Class Lake Nakuru Lodge

LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK - Day 8

Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives in the park and around the lake. Lake Nakuru is the favorite vacation spot of Presidents of Kenya and local Kenyan's alike for its peaceful setting, plentiful game and lush natural environment. Buffalo, giraffe, waterbuck, baboon and rhino are also found here and lion are frequently seen in family prides. You'll also have time today to relax and enjoy the exotic grounds and amenities of the lodge. This is a nice stop before heading to our next adventure at Sweetwaters tomorrow. Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge.

SWEETWATERS LODGE - Day 9

Departure after breakfast, for Nyahururu (Thompson Falls) and on to Sweetwaters Camp, which lies in the heart of a privately owned 22,000 acres Sweetwaters game reserve. Accommodation is provided in deluxe tents, set under thatch, with en-suite facilities and private verandah. The zebra, giraffe, elephant, buffalo and other wildlife will be your companions as they come to drink from the waterhole next to your camp. Visit to a local primary school outside the reserve is a great experience.
During your stay at Sweetwaters Reserve you will also enjoy a visit to Murani- Kenya's most successful Rhino sanctuary. Experience nocturnal animals during an optional night game-drive if you choose. But nothing may touch you quite as much as your visit with the chimpanzees at Jane Goodall's innovative new chimp sanctuary. At days end, return to camp for a delicious dinner overlooking the waterhole and conversation around the fireplace. Overnight at a Deluxe Sweetwaters camp. A tour highlight! Canvas walls allow you to hear all the sounds of the African night.

SAMBURU GAME RESERVE - Day 10

After breakfast, depart north through fertile Kikuyu Country, to Samburu Game Reserve in Northern Kenya. Our scenic drive includes stops at markets and the Equator. Have your photo taken with one foot in each hemisphere! Keep an eye out for impala, gazell and elephants as you enter the reserve at Isiolo. Game drive in the afternoon when animals are most active and the light is best for photography. Samburu Game Reserve is famous for its rare species of Grevy's zebras, the tiny dik-dik, oryx, long-necked gerenuk antelopes, liver-red reticulated giraffe, and Somali ostrich. You'll also see giant crocodiles and leopards. Plus as a Brian Judd Tours bonus we have a special visit to a Samburu Village. The visit to the Samburu Tribe is one of the highlights of the trip! Dinner and overnight at the riverside setting of Samburu Game Lodge.

SAMBURU GAME RESERVE - Day 11

Morning and afternoon game drives in Samburu Game Reserve. This is an exceptional location for rare birds and you may easily be able to observe over one hundred species in a single day! Here you have magnificent views across the plains to the great table mountain called Lolokwe. Samburu National Reserve is considered the best place to visit a native African village. Plus, you can bargain for bright beads and bracelets. In the afternoon, relax and watch the life along the banks of the Uaso Nyiro River as animals make their way down to drink. The river provides pools for the large Marabou Stork and sand spits for basking crcodiles. Dinner and overnight Samburu Game Lodge.

MT. KENYA SAFARI CLUB - Day 12

We are transferred by our friendly safari drivers to the famous Mt. Kenya Safari Club with sweeping views of Mt. Kenya, a 17,058-foot snow-capped dormant volcano. You'll see coffee and sisal plantations on your way. Built by movie star William Holden as a hunting lodge and private retreat, you'll have the chance to relax in luxurious surroundings and enjoy. Afternoon at leisure to relax and enjoy the pool and the manicured grounds. Later we are treated to dinner and native tribal dancers, then settle in for a good nights rest at Mt. Kenya Safari Club.

NAIROBI - Day 13

Early morning departure as we leave Mt. Kenya, travel past fertile Kikuyu farmlands and return to Nairobi. Time for some last minute shopping. Perhaps find a stylish safari outfit and some great pictorial souvenirs to take home. After lunch at the famous Carnivore Restaurant,  we feed the gentle Rothschild's Giraffes at Giraffe Manor and then enjoy a sightseeing tour of Kenya's modern mile-high capital.. Time to relax before we depart for Nairobi. Dinner on your flight to Dubai.

DUBAI/LOS ANGELES/SALT LAKE - Day 14

Arrive Dubai this morning and connect to your onward flight to Los Angeles. Clear U.S. Customs and Immigrations and then transfer to our connecting flight to Salt Lake. You'll return home with new traveling friends and many great memories of your incredible camera safari journey through Kenya. "Kwaheri" - Farewel to Africa!

Tour Escort

Escorted by Steve Judd, Safari Guide
18 years Africa experience

Steve has been traveling to Kenya and Tanzania with his Father, Brian Judd since 1995. This is one of Steve's favorite trips to escort each year. He has extensive knowledge of the culture, history, the animals and Kenya in general. Come and enjoy Safari with Steve Judd and see why this is the # 1 itinerary taking you to Kenya! This truly is the trip of a Lifetime!

You will also be traveling around Kenya with premier driver/guides. Your Safari Drivers are native Kenyans with many years of safari experience. Their extensive knowledge of wildlife, insights into African culture, and their personal friendship with many tribesmen, make this tour the Ultimate Safari Experience!

DUBAI EXTENSION

"The Best of
New & Old Arabia"

July 30- Aug. 2, 2017

INCLUDES:

  • Dubai Airfare
  • Two nights Luxury Dubai Hotel
  • Round-trip hotel transfers
  • Breakfast daily
  • Special Arabian Dinner
  • Fully Escorted
  • Full Dubai Sightseeing
  • Burj Khalifa - Observation deck included!
  • Dubai Mall
  • and more!

All for only $365.00 pp, dbl occ

Pay by check discounted price!

Itinerary

Sunday, July 29 
Salt Lake/Los Angeles/Dubai

Your pre-safari Dubai adventure begins today as you depart Salt Lake City for Los Angeles and connect to our award-winning Emirates Airways flight bound for Dubai.

Monday, July 30
Dubai

Arrive Dubai this afternoon and transfer to your luxury downtown hotel. You'll enjoy the evening in this fantastic world-class city. There is much to see and do here including the amenities and atmosphere of your First Class Dubai Hotel. Check in, Settle in, Relax and Enjoy!

Tuesday, July 31 
Dubai

Tour Dubai! Our adventure on the Arabian Peninsular includes the Old Town, Souk Markets full of silk, jewels, linens and all kind of trinkets and gold from the old Arab world. The highlight is our visit to the world's tallest building, the 160 floor Burj Khalifa, the centerpiece of modern Dubai. You'll see the world from 2717 feet in the air - just think of the views you'll have and the photo's you will take, wow! Equally impressive is the Dubai Mall at its base, the largest mall in the world. Plus, enjoy a special dinner at a typical Arabian restaurant.

Wednesday, August 1
Dubai/Nairobi, Kenya

Connect to your onward flight to Nairobi, Kenya this morning. JAMBO and Welcome to Africa! This afternoon our plane touches down at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi. Get ready for a journey through majestic, unspoiled landscapes and fabulous game reserves featuring an unbelievable variety of animal and bird life. Check in for a great afternoon and evening good nights sleep at the Nairobi Safari Club.

You'll really enjoy Dubai!

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