Destinations & Night Stays
| Package name
||Self Drive Weekend Getaways to The Ark Lodge(Aberdare National Park)
||1 Nights/2 days
| Departure Dates
||All year round
| Price (Per Person On Twin Sharing)
| Package Start From
Day 1Nairobi - Aberdare National Park
Drive through the breath taking view of the Central Highlands where you will see coffee and tea plantations Arrive at the Aberdare country Club in time lunch. This attractive club sits on the side of a hill and enjoys great views of Mt. Kenya. After lunch proceed to the Ark Tree Lodge located some Kilometers away in the Aberdare National Park.The Ark Tree Lodge is built in the shape of Noah's biblical ark and this is where you spend the night enjoying the wildlife that comes to drink and eat the salt by the floodlit watering hole.The Ark overlooks floodlit water holes visited regularly by Buffalo, Elephant, Wart hog, Bush pig, a variety of antelope and occasionally Lion and other large animals.The evening is spent on the open air verandas or in the public areas, watching the animals and birds as they come to drink. Dinner is served in the dining room. In case one would like to get a wake up call at night when a particular animal, such as Rhino, Lion visits the water hole, that can be done on request.
Dinner and overnight of game viewing at the Ark Tree Lodge.
Day 2Aberdare National Park - Nairobi
Enjoy a full English Buffet for breakfast, optional game drive at the park( at own cost) check out on time and leave the lodge for your next destination.
- Daily Departures available. The rate is based on per person sharing in a room. A person staying in a single room attracts a single room supplement. No transport included( Based on self drive). Transport can be arranged on request. Pay the park Entrance fee at the KWS Station near Mweiga.
| Hotel/ Lodge Accomodation
| All government taxes applicable
| Meals on Full board
| Travel insurance
| International Airfare
| Entry Visa to Kenya
| Extras at the lodge/hotel –tips, drinks, telephone, laundry or any other personal expenses
| Park Entrance Fee
A 50% deposit is payable on confirmation of booking and the balance is due before the date of check in.
Bookings not secured by the appropriate deposit will be released automatically and without prior notification
- For bookings cancelled or reduced in numbers between 90 and 55 days from the date of arrival, 25% of the contract rate will be charged
- For bookings cancelled or reduced in numbers between 44 and 22 days from the date of arrival 50% of the contract rate will be charged
- In the case of cancellation within 21 days of the date of arrival, or in the case of a 'No Show", 100% of the value of the booking will be charged
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About the Place
The Ark overlooks a floodlit waterhole and salt lick, which attracts a host of awesome wildlife. Resembling and named after Noah’s Ark, The Ark comprises of three decks from which numerous balconies and lounges provide a superb location for wildlife to be seen. So that you don’t miss any animal sightings, the night guard will buzz your room .There is also a ground level bunker – the perfect hideout for the discerning photographer. This is a circular pillbox-like structure, and it is from this vantage point that pictures of animals on the salt lick only yards away may be taken through the view holes in complete safety.hen special animals come to the waterhole. The Ark has four viewing areas for observing the ever-present animal activity. The Aberdare National Park covers the higher areas of the Aberdare Mountain Range of central Kenya and the Aberdare Salient to their east. Rhino Ark is a charity devoted to the protection of this critical habitat area.