Lavish Getaway

Meru National Park (Elsa’s Kopje) ~ Masai Mara (Cottars 1920′s Safari Camp)

8 Day Flying Safari

From US$4,484 per person sharing

  • Discover Meru National Park; recognised as having East Africa’s largest diversity of animal species
  • With their original safari heirlooms from the 1920’s, Cottars 1920’s Safari Camp is owned and run by the Cottar family
  • Interact with authentic, traditional and colourful tribal communities
  • The original luxury safari experience in elegant lodges & camps
  • Conservation & Community Opportunities: Meru Rhino Sanctuary, Land & Life Foundation & Maasai cultural visits
  • Opportunities: Traditional Maasai Wedding Blessing, Luxury Spa Treatments, Night Game Drives, Private Guiding by Calvin Cottar at Cottars Camp, Hot Air Balloon Safari
DAY 1 – 3Meru National Park, Elsa’s Kopje
Elsa's Kopje Room ViewElsa’s Kopje Room View

The Meru National Park offers a diversity of animals unrivalled by any other park in East Africa.

A boutique lodge, Elsa’s Kopje is sculpted around the Mughwango hill, the individual open-fronted cottages offer sweeping views over the Meru plains. Elsa’s Kopje is named after Elsa the lioness from the book ‘Born Free’. Fish in the streams and meander back to camp on a night game drive, listening for the calls of the wild.

DAY 4 – 7Masai Mara, Cottars 1920′s Safari Camp
Cottars 1920's Safari Camp TentCottars 1920′s Safari Camp Tent

The 7,000 acre untouched Cottar’s Private Conservancy provides tranquility and an abundance of wildlife.

With an ambience reminiscent of the 1920s era with stunning and spacious white canvas tents, Cottar’s is an exclusive luxury safari experience. Explore the wilderness on game drives or game walks, visit the local Maasai community or indulge in luxury spa treatments.

DAY 8Fly to Nairobi for departure

End of your Cheli & Peacock Safari

Sadly, the end of your safari; other plans can be made to go to East Africa’s soft white beaches and historic coastal towns, include another safari destination, or depart for home.

Prices with Inclusions & Exclusions

Published rates for 2018

Price in US$

HIGH SEASON: 01 Jul – 31 Oct, 20 – 31 Dec
Per person sharing $ 8,519
Single room $ 10,524
Child 12 – 17yrs sharing/own room $ 6,150
MID SEASON: 05 Jan – 02 Apr, 01 – 30 June, 01 Nov – 19 Dec
Per person sharing $ 6,203
Single room $ 7,610
Child 12 – 17yrs sharing/own room $ 4,673
GREEN SEASON: 03 Apr – 31 May
Per person sharing $ 4,848
Single room $ 5,856
Child 12 – 17yrs sharing/own room $ 3,642

Included in your safari

Excluded from your safari

  • Full board accommodation
  • Soft drinks, beer, house wines & selected spirits
  • Park and conservancy fees
  • One day in the Masai Mara Reserve
  • Safari activities including game drives and bush walks
  • Scheduled flights & domestic flight departure tax
  • Airport and airstrip transfers
  • AMREF Flying Doctors Membership
  • Laundry and all statutory taxes
  • Champagne, luxury spirits & select wines
  • Additional activities not mentioned in the inclusions
  • All statutory increases beyond our control
  • International flights & visa fees
  • Gratuities