Africa Camera Safari and Wildlife Adventure
+ Dubai!

July 28 - August 12, 2019

Experience the "Best of Africa" plus Dubai, with Brian Judd Tours

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

16 Exciting Days - All inclusive and Deluxe

Book NOW! Our African Safari always sells out!

EARLY BOOKING BONUS, Book by January 15th, 2018 and save $810.00 per person.

The trip of a lifetime, during peak migration season!

Your African Safari Price Includes:

  • Round-trip INTERNATIONAL airfare from Los Angeles
  • First Class Hotels & Top Lodge Accommodations
  • 42 Meals including a Farewell Lunch
  • Two nights in a 5 star Dubai Hotel
  • Full day sightseeing in Dubai including the Burj Khalifa
  • Entrance fees to Kenya's finest National Parks and Game Reserves ($985pp value)
  • Two nights deluxe safari tent experience
  • Only six people per Safari Vehicle (Each vehicle seats 10 but we only seat 6 per vehicle for extra comfort and room)
  • Guaranteed Window Seat in your Safari Vehicle!
  • Visit to a Masai village * Tribal Dancers
  • Special visit to Sweetwaters Elementary School
  • Mt. Kenya Animal Orphanage
  • Tips to Safari drivers & game trackers paid
  • All hotel taxes and gratuities paid
  • Porterage at all hotels and lodges
  • Sightseeing tours of Nairobi & Nakuru 
  • A special on-safari flight which saves two days of driving
  • Pre-safari information packets
  • Group size limited to only 34 passengers!
  • FULLY ESCORTED BY STEVE JUDD, 19 years Safari Experience in Africa

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

(Africa Safaris with ALL THESE quality inclusions are typically $11,500.00 + per person)

First Class Luxury Lodge Package

 Your African Safari + Dubai Package includes all first class and deluxe lodges

  •  2-nights in a 5 star Sheraton Hotel Dubai
  •  1-night Luxury hotel in Nairobi
  •  2-nights First Class Luxury lodge in Amboseli
  •  2-nights Deluxe Luxury Tents in the Masai Mara (Serengeti)
  •  2-nights First Class Luxury lodge at Lake Nakuru
  •  1-night Deluxe Mountain Lodge experience
  •  2-nights Deluxe Lodge in Samburu
  •  1-night First Class Mt. Kenya Safari Club

Pay by Check Pricing

$7185.00 per person, double occupancy  
with early booking bonus. Deposit by January 15th

(regular price $7995.00 per person double occupancy)

  • Pay by Check/Cash discount price
  • Credit cards + 3%.  (The total price reflects the pay py check price)


    INCLUDING: Round-trip INTERNATIONAL airfare from Los Angeles, First Class lodges, tents and hotels, 2 nights in Dubai pre-safari, a special on-safari flight and game drives in Africa's most famous wildlife reserves. Plus... 42 meals and city tours of Dubai, Nairobi and Nakuru are also included.

    Africa Safaris with ALL THESE quality inclusions, are typically $11,5000.00 + per person.

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

Itinerary

 LOS ANGELES / DUBAI - Day 1

Your Safari plus Dubai adventure finally begins today as you depart Los Angeles on our award-winning Emirates Airways flight bound for Dubai.

DUBAI - Day 2

Arrive in Dubai later today and transfer to your 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 the Best of Old and New Arabia.

Dubai - Day 3

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, and 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'll 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.

DUBAI/NAIROBI, KENYA - Day 4

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 a good nights sleep at the Nairobi Crown hotel.

AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK / MT. KILIMANJARO - Day 5

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". At days-end enjoy a delicious dinner overlooking the waterhole and conversation around the fireplace.  Overnight in the rustic Luxury of Amboseli Serena Lodge.

AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK / MT. KILIMANJARO - Day 6

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 Tanzanian 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. Stop at the Hippo pools before returning to the lodge for dinner and overnight in the spectacular setting of Ambsoeli Serena Lodge noted for great views of wildlife, the vast plains and the sunset.

MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE (Serengeti) - Day 7

Morning departure after breakfast by exclusive sightseeing flight to Masai Mara Game Reserve (northern Serengeti). Fly over vast farmlands and the western wall of the Rift Valley to Loita Plains, home of the nomadic Masai.  Mara Game Reserve is considered the best place to visit a native African Tribal village, plus you can bargain for bright beads and bracelets. 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. Dinner and overnight in the charming safari atmosphere of the Mara Sarova Lodge (Deluxe Safari Tents).  Accommodation is provided in deluxe tents, set under thatch, with en-suite facilities and private verandah.

MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE (Serengeti) - Day 8

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, girafffe, 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. Afternoon game drive in a reserve noted for cheetah and for its zebra and gazalle herds. This is true "Hemingway Country". The migration has begun and you will see hundreds of Wildebeest -"Gnus" on the move.  Dinner and overnight at Mara Sarova Lodge (Deluxe safari tents). A tour highlight! Canvas walls allow you to hear all the sounds of the African night!

MASAI MARA/LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK - Day 9

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. Afternoon game drive in the park then dinner and overnight in a First Class Lake Nakuru Lodge.

LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK - Day 10

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 white and black 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 Aberdare tomorrow. The zebra, baboon, buffalo and other wildlife will be your companions as they come to drink from the waterhole next to our lodge. Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge.

ABERDARE NATIONAL PARK - Day 11

Departure after breakfast for Nyahururu (Thompson Falls) and on to Aberdare National Park. You’ll see coffee and sisal plantations along the way. Enjoy a special visit at a local primary school en-route at Sweetwaters, this is a great experience! Your game-watching career continues in Aberdare National Park, at a treetops hotel overlooking a flood-lit water hole and salt lick high up on the densely wooded slopes of the mountain. Afternoon at leisure identifying animals of the wild as they gingerly step out of the forest to drink at the water hole. Dinner and overnight at Serena Mountain Lodge.

 

SAMBURU GAME RESERVE - Day 12

After breakfast, depart north through fertile Kikuyu Country, to Samburu Game Reserve in Northern Kenya. Our scenic drive includes a stop at 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. Dinner and overnight at the riverside setting of Samburu Game Lodge.

SAMBURU GAME RESERVE - Day 13

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.  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 14

We are transferred by our friendly safari drivers with game viewing en-route to the famous Mt. Kenya Safari Club with sweeping views of Mt. Kenya, a 17,058-foot snow-capped dormant volcano. 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 15

This morning enjoy a visit to the Mt Kenya Animal Orphanage - Kenya’s most successful rescue program for injured and abandoned young animals. Nothing may touch you quite as much as getting up close with the sanctuary’s amazing baby wildlife. Enjoy a farewell lunch in the luxury of the Mt. Kenya Safari Club - one of the most famous lodges in Africa. This afternoon you’ll journey through fertile Kikuyu farmlands and colorful African landscapes as you leave Mt. Kenya and return to Nairobi. Time for some last minute shopping en-route. Perhaps you’ll find a stylish safari outfit and some great local hand-crafted souvenirs to take home. Drive through Kenya's modern mile-high capital on your way to the Airport. Depart tonight on your Emirates Airways flight bound for Dubai and the USA. (US$80.00 per person airport tax included).

 

DUBAI/LOS ANGELES- Day 16

Arrive Dubai this morning and connect to your onward flight to Los Angeles. Clear U.S. Customs and Immigrations and transfer to your connecting flight to your home city. 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
19 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!

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