Simply Luxury Safari

Simply Luxury Holidays is a trading name of Somak Travel one of the UK’s longest established tour operators and a specialist for safari holidays to East and Southern Africa.

Somak have offices in both the UK and Kenya allowing them to provide you the very best level of service both pre departure and during your safari holiday.

Their safari holidays offer a variety of experiences depending on, duration, style of accommodation and budget. The most popular destination for game viewing continues to be Kenya and certainly a safari holiday here will not disappoint. The majority of visitors follow the classic safari route visiting Samburu, Lake Naivasha, Mount Kenya and finishing in the World renowned Masai Mara. Their most popular itinerary taking in this route is The Cheetah Safari which combines both luxury lodge and luxury tented camp accommodation, giving a varied experience, whilst maintaining the highest of standards.

The Cheetah – A classic 7 Night Safari Itinerary

The Cheetah Safari is their newest itinerary and will appeal to both first time safari goers and seasoned travellers alike. This itinerary is unique in that it provides such a great variety of luxury safari accommodation throughout Kenya’s national parks and world renowned game reserves.

Day One: Once you arrive in Nairobi for your safari you head straight for Aberdares for an overnight stay at the Aberdares Country Club. This newly refurbished property offers stunning views of the mountains of both Aberdares and Mount Kenya.

Day two: You head north to Samburu for a two night stay at the fabulous Ashnil Samburu luxury tented camp. Samburu offers great game viewing opportunities and is home to Africa’s ‘big five’ as well as some other rarer species such as Grevy’s Zebra, Reticulated Giraffe and Blue Legged Somali Ostrich.

Day 4: Head to Mount Kenya for an overnight at The Ark. This gives you a chance to relax and wait for the game to visit you as the Ark has a viewing deck and both a watering hole and salt lick.

Day 5: Head to Lake Naivasha for an overnight at Lake Naivasha Country Club.

Day 6: Your itinerary finishes up in the world famous Masai Mara Game Reserve with a two night stay at the beautiful Ashnil Mara Camp.

If it is your first safari to Kenya then this itinerary will certainly not disappoint and you have travelled many times before, then you will be able to appreciate all this safari has to offer.

Prices start from £1,600 per person including flights, full board accommodation, park entrance fees, airline taxes, and a driver/guide for the duration of your stay.

For further details and prices for the Cheetah Safari please visit Simply Luxury Holidays’ dedicated Kenya Safari website or alternatively to speak to someone who has been on this safari call one of their travel specialists on 01235 436100.

For details on all the luxury holidays they feature please visit their main site;

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