3 Days Driving Safari – Fairmont Mt. Kenya Safari Club

Information

3 Days / 2 Nights

Reference No: 03D02NM4S – 03 Days Driving Safari

 

Pricing

Regular Season
04 Jan – 28 Mar/02 Apr – 15 Jun/ 16 Sep  – 21 Dec
2 PAX – USD. 1235 per person
3 PAX – USD. 1060 per person
4 PAX – USD. 970 per person
5 PAX – USD. 920 per person
6 PAX – USD. 885 per person

Peak Season
29 Mar – 01 Apr/16 Jun – 15 Sept/22 Dec – 01 Jan
2 PAX – USD. 1525 per person
3 PAX – USD. 1350 per person
4 PAX – USD. 1265 per person
5 PAX – USD. 1210 per person
6 PAX – USD. 1175 per person

Included

2 Nights of accommodation on a full board basis at Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club

Transport in a 4×4 Land Cruiser – exclusive use

Daily Game Drives in Private 4×4 Land Cruiser

Refreshments and drinking water on the safari vehicle

Laundry services

AMREF flying doctor emergency evacuation cover

Conservancy fee

Excluded

Late departure fees and extra lunch on departure day

Drinks consumed at the camp and any extra meals not mentioned

Expenses of personal nature e.g laundry

Any extra incurred at the camp

Tips and porterage

Any extra not in the inclusions

Any deviation in the itinerary

Personal Travel Insurance

Journey Details

DAY 1-3 Nanyuki

This small equatorial town is a popular thoroughfare for hikers climbing Mount Kenya via the Burguret or Sirimon routes, and consequently has a few great restaurants, including Barney’s, known for its fine cuisine, and the Trout Tree, housed inside the trunk of an enormous tree and serving several variations of this freshwater fish. The town boasts excellent views of the mountain, while the surrounding region encompasses several reserves, including Mount Kenya National Park, Samburu National Reserve, Sweetwaters Game Reserve, Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, and Shaba National Reserve.

Where you will stay: Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club

With magnificent views of majestic Mount Kenya, the Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club’s luxuriously appointed hotel rooms, set over 100-acres of landscaped gardens, offer a unique blend of comfort and relaxation as well as reflect the original charm of the residence complete with modern amenities. Surrounded by the Mount Kenya forest, the on-site spa and wellness centre features outdoor grounds for yoga sessions, 3 treatment rooms, and a steam room and sauna. When it comes to dining, guests can look forward to seasonally inspired menus that will satisfy any craving. Area activities available to guests include horseback riding, playing golf, croquet, bowling, table tennis, swimming, and much more.

 

Your Stay

2 Nights

Full Board – Dinner, Bed, Breakfast and Lunch

 

Your Rooms

1x Fairmont Deluxe rooms

DAY 1

Day Notes

Drive to Nanyuki

0600 – Wake Up!
0700 – Our representative will pick you up from your residence/hotel  and transfer you to Nanyuki, the drive is approximately 4 hours from Nairobi.
1200 –  Check into Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club, enjoy a scrumptious lunch. Settle in.
Optional activities: – Horse riding 
Become one with nature through our enjoyable and relaxing horseback riding activity. Get yourself a ride either through the Mount Kenya slopes or in the Mount Kenya Wildlife Conservancy with our well trained and experienced horses while at Fairmont Mount Kenya safari club. It is not only a ride but also a closer view of the wild animals and scenic nature.

DAY 2

Day Notes

A Day in Nanyuki

0700  – Wake Up call!
You can spend the day at leisure
Optional Activities : – Visit the animal orphanage
The animal orphanage is located at the entrance gate of Mount Kenya wildlife Conservancy and is walking distance from our reception. The orphanage is also home to the injured, neglected or frightened wild animals. They are taken care of at the orphanage with the goal to release them back into the wild where they belong.
Optional Activities: – Bird walking safari 
Join our resident experienced bird walk guide who will help you explore the over fifty bird species in and around the hotel grounds.

DAY 3

Day Notes

Departure – End of safari
0600 Wake Up call!
0700 – Enjoy a scrumptious last breakfast before leaving for Nairobi
0830 – After your check out, our representative will drive you back to Nairobi. Lunch and dinner on own arrangement.

End of Safari

Trip Summary

START DATE
ACCOMMODATION
DESTINATION
BASIS
NIGHTS
Day 1 Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club Nanyuki FB 2 Nights
Key

FB: Full Board – Dinner, Bed, Breakfast and Lunch

Transport Summary

Transfers

DATE
TYPE
PICK UP
DROP OFF
Day 1 Transfer Nairobi Central Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club
Day 3 Transfer Fairmont Mount Kenya Safari Club Nairobi Central

1.Booking
In order to make your booking, please make sure that you have the correct names, nationalities and date of birth of all travellers as per their passports. Designer Tours and Travel Ltd. will hold an option of 7 days from the time we have confirmed a tour before the cancellation rules apply. If our service or a tour is booked less than 7 days prior to the date when the service is rendered or the tour commences, cancellation rules will apply immediately. If you need more time please let us know. If a hotel is fully booked Designer Tours and Travel Ltd. will try to offer you an alternative property of a similar standard and location. .
A booking is binding for both the customer and travel agency once the deposit has been paid.

 

2.Conditions of payment
The following rules apply unless other conditions are stipulated in the tour itinerary or practical information relating to the specific tour on our website.
At the time of booking, a deposit on 30% of the total tour price per person, though no less than USD 1,000 must be paid. The remaining payment must be submitted no later than 60 days prior to departure. If the deadline for the remaining payment is exceeded, Designer Tours and Travel Ltd. will be unable to confirm the booking for the client. Please note that some tours have different conditions of payment which may entail stricter conditions for cancellation, e.g. tours utilising luxury trains, flights and certain safari camps and lodges and Group Tours.

 

3.Cancellation
The following rules apply unless other conditions are stipulated in the tour itinerary or the practical information relating to the specific tour on our website.

Cancellation by the customer
If the customer cancels a tour up to 61 days prior to departure the deposit will be lost. If cancellation is made within 60-31 days prior to departure, a penalty fee of 65% of the total price of the tour will be levied. For any cancellation made within 30-16 days before departure, a penalty fee of 85% will apply. In the case of cancellations made less than 16 days before the start of the tour we are unable to offer any reimbursement. No refunds will be given by Designer Tours and Travel Ltd. for no-shows.
The payment of bank fees for credit card payments and/or bank transfers are the responsibility of the customer and are strictly non- refundable.
The trip may be cancelled with no penalty charge should war, a life-threatening epidemic, or any other natural catastrophe or similar event occur within 14 days prior to departure. This will however be on the condition that your government advises against travelling to the specific area, and that the situation in question has arisen after the booking of the tour was made.
Cancellations must be made in writing and delivered either by hand, post, fax or electronic mail.
In the case of death or serious illness, special cancellation terms can be negotiated if Designer Tours and Travel Ltd. is presented with an officially-approved death/sickness certificate.

Cancellation by the travel agency
In the unlikely event that Designer Tours and Travel Ltd. has to cancel a tour or a service for any reason, we will try to offer the choice of an alternative arrangement; otherwise you will receive a full refund. We will do our utmost to inform you about any cancellations at the earliest possible convenience and at the latest 14 days before the commencement of the tour.
The tour may also be cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control and which neither our partners nor we could have foreseen (force majeure). In such cases customers will be refunded the price of the trip but will not be able to claim any extra expenses. Should one of the aforementioned emergency situations arise Designer Tours and Travel Ltd. will always try to offer an acceptable alternative to the customer.

 

4. Travel documents
If travel documents other than an invoice are required, these will be emailed or posted to the booking party upon receipt of the full payment.
Additional travel documents could include detailed flight schedules (if included in the purchase), vouchers and an itinerary that includes pre-booked services for your destination. If you are participating in a tour with a guide or in an event described in the programme, you will not normally be given a voucher beforehand.

 

5. Passports and visas
Unless otherwise specified, obtaining a passport and visa for entry to the country/countries in which the tour takes place is the responsibility of the traveller.
The traveller must ensure that he/she has a valid passport and visa and has given the travel agency the correct information regarding his /her name and nationality, etc. We draw your attention to the fact that the processing of visas may take several weeks. The travel agency cannot be held responsible for travellers who for whatever reason may be denied entry at a border. Some countries require the traveller to be in possession of a suitable amount of currency, as well as a valid return ticket.

Please be aware that rules and regulations may change between the time of booking and the time of departure.

Also, please note that there may be visa requirements when in transit. Your passport must normally be valid for a period of at least six months after returning from your destination.

We are always happy to supply you with any relevant travel documents that may be needed to apply for a visa if you need one. Each country has different requirements that need to be met so please contact your local embassy or go to the following website to find out exactly what visa requirements and processes are applicable: www.projectvisa.com

 

6. Changes in prices
In accordance with legislation, tour operators may raise the agreed-upon price as a result of increased transportation costs (including increased fuel prices), altered taxes, tariffs and fees, as well as fluctuating exchange rates. Unfortunately, many sudden price increases occur as a result of fuel surcharges, and increased taxes and tariffs. Price increases will take place according to the following principles: All prices are based on costs at the time of publication. Designer Tours and Travel Ltd. reserves the right to change the prices at any time before your booking is made. Designer Tours and Travel Ltd. will confirm price changes, if any, together with the confirmation of your booking. Some service prices, such as (but not limited to) park fees, government levies and airport taxes are not in the control of Designer Tours and Travel Ltd.. In the event of these prices being changed at any date Designer Tours and Travel Ltd. will charge the supplement to the client at cost.

 

7. Credit and Debit Card Payments
All Credit and Debit Card payments will be charged a 3.5% Surcharge which is the card processing fee charged by the card processing company.

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