This a romantic 10 days safari bush wedding followed with a sunny beach honeymoon in Kenya, the holiday starts with a Nairobi city excursion, then flying to the famous Masai Mara for your Big Day ceremony and a few days watching wildlife, then proceed to the coast for a 5 days beach honeymoon. On this itinerary, you can be sure of a unique wedding to forever cherish.
The 10 days Safari bush wedding and Beach honeymoon, starts in Nairobi and ends in Diani beach; the holiday begins with a few days in Nairobi as you go through the wedding formalities, then head to Masai Mara for your big day cerebration and few days watching wildlife before winding with a 5 days beach honeymoon in Diani.
Kindly note that accommodation is quoted as per person sharing and can be changed or adjusted to suite your requirements.
On this day you will be picked from the airport or on an agreed venue and driven to Windsor golf hotel where you will check in, have lunch and a brief rest. The afternoon will be left on you; to either indulge in a deep tissue massage, relax by the swimming pool, have a round of golf or just relax in your private luxury suite.
Windsor golf hotel is one of the top 5 star hotels in Nairobi, it’s a spacious hotel built on 200 acre piece of land and surrounded by coffee plantation. It’s a luxury hotel with a mixture of the old Victorian style architectural design and modern interior, nicely done gardens and ample space to relax and enjoy nature.
After a delicious breakfast, your wedding organizer will drive with you to the registrar of marriages, here he will assist you to go through the legal formalities then return to the hotel. In the afternoon you will have a Nairobi city tour to major attractions within the city then extend to the Elephant Orphanage and the Giraffe center.
David Sheldricks Elephant Orphanage and the Giraffe center are conservation projects and wildlife trust where people get to view animals at a closer proximity and learn about them. They take young orphan elephants, giraffe and rhinos; take care of them until they are enough then release back to the national parks.
NOTE: this day must be on a week day; the office of the registrar is not opened on the weekends and public holidays.
After breakfast, transfer to the Wilson airport for your flight toMasai Mara. On arrival, you will be met by our representative who will transferred you to Saruni Mara camp, here you will spend the rest of the day relaxing on your private verandah overlooking the plains. At around 7pm you will set off for a private candle lit bush dinner that will be followed by a two hours night game drive.
Saruni Mara camp is a luxury camp located on Mara North Conservancy, a privately owned conservancy bordering the Mara National Reserve. Saruni Mara camp is a small lodge consisting of 5 cottages and a family villa; it's a perfect venue for private bush wedding overlooking the open plains of Mara full of wildlife, from the well designed private cottages you can view wildlife traversing freely from the massive beds or from the wide verandah and balconies, other treatments would include body and beauty Spa treatments, delicious cuisines from the locally grown organic products and evening entertainments.
Wake up early for a morning game drive in a 4WD open roof car, here you will have the opportunity to view the 'Big Five', birds and other lesser wild species. Return to the lodge for a late breakfast and then meet with your wedding coordinator to brief you about the wedding and discuss any changes or additions you may have to the ceremony.In the afternoon embark on a game drive extending that will extend Mara River to view hippos, crocodiles, wildebeests and more birds.
Masai Mara is one of the top national parks in Kenya; it is home to thousands of wildlife, beautiful hills, savannah grassland and part of the great migration; it's a wonderful place for nature and wildlife lovers.
After breakfast, you will meet the Marriage Officer to discuss about the ceremony and any changes or additions you may wish to make. Then set off to your well decorated bush wedding venue, the officer will take you through the process and announcing you husband and wife, followed by a Masai traditional dance as you share your wedding cake and champagne with friends and family.
After taking your vows, you will set off on a hot air balloon flight; that will fly you over the park watching wildlife and the beautiful landscapes beneath you; when up there you will pop champagne and toss with your loved one to a good marriage life to come. After that you will join up with your family and friends to a special Italian cuisine, served under ceder trees with a background of the beautiful landscapes. The rest of the day will be left on you to relax with family and friends enjoying various amenities at the lodge, in the evening you will have a romantic celebratory party with drinks and meals of your choice and entertainments.
NOTE: this day's events can be re-structured to meet your taste.
Enjoy your last bush breakfast and then drive through the park to the airstrip for your flight to the Mombasa. On arrival you will be met by our representative who will transfer you to Galu Beach, you will spend the next three nights here relaxing and unwinding from the wildlife safari.
Galu Beach is on the south coast near Diani Beach, it is more secluded and private making it an ideal destination for honeymooners and people who want sometime alone. You will spend most of the time alone sunbathing on the beach, enjoying the spa, walking or horse riding along the beach, touring Mombasa and having private candle light beach dinners.
Mombasa is the second-largest city in Kenya, with a population of over one million people. Besides the beautiful beaches that stretch for miles along the coastline, Mombasa has a very rich cultural and historical background that is dated back in the 16th Century during the colonial times by the Portuguese, Arabs and the British; the mixture and blending of all these traditions with the African one, makes Mombasa a fascinating cosmopolitan city. Some of the attraction include visiting marine parks, nature walks, the old town, Forty Jesus, tour of the old market, Haller Park and finally engaging in any of the water sport activities that include snorkeling, surfing, sailing, scuba diving and birds watching.
After your delicious breakfast, it will be time to say bye to the wonderful staff and the beautiful sceneries, you will then be transferred to Diani airstrip for your return flight.