Our madaraka holiday getaway takes us to the land of green gold, Meru. On June 1st to 3rd Adventure Family will tour Meru for 3 days. We pass by Meru Town on our way to Maua Town. Visit a Miraa farm, learn how this crop is grown and harvested. Have a taste if you wish to. Proceed to a nearby river, Ura River which feeds Meru National Park and visit its great waterfalls before proceeding to Meru National Park. We shall use the scenic Nairobi Meru Embu Maua Route on day one and return via Meru Nanyuki Highway giving us a chance to enjoy the great sceneries along both ways.
Camping at Meru National Park
We will enjoy inimitable seclusion in the vast expanse of Meru National Park, boasting 870km² , the equivalent of 215,000 acres, of authentic African landscape. The park offers a thriving rhino sanctuary, and is famous for large elephant herds, hippo, lion, and birdlife; Meru National Park is recognized as having more diversity of animal species than any other park in East Africa.
Transnational Plaza, Wabera Lane, Nairobi, Kenya
Tour guide: Denis Micheni
Nairobi Embu Meru Maua
Depart Nairobi by 6.00 AM for Maua Via Nairobi Embu Meru Highway. Breakfast stop at Mwea and Proceed to Meru town where we have our lunch. After Lunch embark on the final part of our day one journey to Maua. We arrive at the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Meal plan: Lunch and Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel in Meru
Miraa Farm Tour, Waterfalls –Meru National Park
We have breakfast at the hotel and leave for a visit to a Miraa farm nearby. Learn about the miraa plant from when it is planted to its harvest as well as have a taste of the twig if you wish. Later go down to River Ura and visit its scenic waterfalls. Later have lunch and leave for Meru National Park. We have a game drive en route to the campsite. Meru National Park is home to the Reticulated Giraffe Grevy’s Zebra, lions elephants rhinos and buffaloes. Meal
Plan: Breakfast Lunch and Dinner
Accommodation: Camping in tents
Maua - Meru - Nayuki to Nairobi
After breakfast exit the park with a game drive en route for Nairobi. Drive through the Nanyuki highway to Nairobi.
• Meals as indicated in the itinerary
• Drinking water while on safari
• Accommodation as indicated
• Park entrance fees
• Lunch on the final day
• Personal items