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Safaris & Sandcastles

Immerse yourself in "Safari to Sandcastles" an exquisite itinerary that marries the raw beauty of the Maasai Mara with the serene elegance of the Kenyan coast. Begin your adventure with thrilling wildlife encounters and endless savannahs at Angama Mara, before transitioning to the coastal haven of Cardamom House. Here, the modern Afro-chic design and heartfelt service define barefoot luxury at its finest, offering a sanctuary where guests revel in the pinnacle of comfort and style. This journey promises a captivating blend of bush and beach experiences, meticulously curated for those in pursuit of adventure, relaxation, and the ultimate in luxury travel.

Day 1: Arrival at Angama Mara

Begin your journey with an arrival at Angama Mara, where luxury seamlessly blends with the wild allure of the Maasai Mara. As you settle into your elegantly appointed accommodation, take in the spellbinding panoramic views of the sweeping savannah. This sublime setting introduces you to an unparalleled bush luxury experience, meticulously curated to immerse you in the majesty and serenity of your surroundings.

Day 2: Maasai Mara Safari

The dawn in the Maasai Mara brings an exciting safari adventure. Aboard a private vehicle, they set off into the wilderness to encounter the iconic inhabitants of the Mara, from majestic lions and gentle elephants to elegant giraffes. The day's adventures are captured in a personalized photoshoot, ensuring your memories are beautifully preserved against the stunning backdrop of the Mara.

Day 3: Continued Exploration of Maasai Mara

Delve deeper into the Maasai Mara with another day dedicated to discovery. Seek out the reserve's elusive predators and observe the grand spectacle of its roaming herbivores. Opt for an enchanting bush walk or a hot air balloon ride at an additional cost, each offering a unique vantage point to appreciate the vast beauty of the Mara.

Day 4: Leisure at Angama Mara

Reserve this day for leisure and indulgence at Angama Mara, nestled in the heart of the wilderness. Whether you choose a soothing spa treatment, or a day spent in tranquil contemplation of the Mara's landscapes, enjoy the luxury and peace that define your stay.

Day 5: Transfer to Cardamom House

Transition from the bush to the beach as you journey to Cardamom House in Vipingo. This coastal retreat invites you to relax in beachfront luxury, with the gentle sound of the ocean setting the tone for a serene stay.

Day 6: Coastal Bliss at Cardamom House

Experience the pristine beauty of Vipingo's beaches and the thrill of water activities at the Vipingo Marine Centre. Dive into snorkeling or explore the depths with diving and savor the exquisite coastal cuisine that captures the essence of the Kenyan coast.

Day 7: Vipingo Ridge and Exploration

The allure of Vipingo Ridge beckons home to an 18-hole championship golf course set within 2,500 acres of diverse habitats and stunning gardens. Imagine teeing off in this unique landscape where a giraffe might peer at you from above the trees, or zebras grace the background with their presence—a truly unique and memorable golfing experience.

Day 8: Final Day at Cardamom House

Make the most of your final day at Cardamom House. Engage in the array of activities on offer or simply relax and soak up the peaceful coastal ambiance, marking a perfect conclusion to your luxurious retreat.

Day 9: Departure

As your Safari to Sandcastles adventure concludes, depart from Cardamom House with memories of both the thrilling wilderness of the Maasai Mara and the tranquil beauty of the Kenyan coast, enriched by the unique luxury and natural wonders that Kenya has to offer.

Tour Cost

From USD 6,500 per person sharing

Note price is subject to availability at time of booking, and is based on low season dates of travel and serves as a guideline. Price may change depending on actual datse of travel. Terms Apply


  • 4 nights Angama Mara & 4 nights Cardamom House

  • On-property photoshoot & 90-minute massage at Angama Mara 

  • National Park entrance/conservation fees/ community fees.

  • Private vehicle Game drives as per the itinerary.

  • Vipingo Marine Centre experience


  • Maasai Mara Park Fees & Angama Foundation contribution

  • Local flights Mara to Vipingo

  • Cardamom Conservancy Fee

  • Premium drinks and water activities at Cardamom House

  • Additional guest experiences i.e Masai Village experience, Balloon Safari

  • Discretionary expenditure (including gratuities, laundry, safari shop purchases, items of a personal nature)

  • Visas, Travel and medical insurance 

  • Any statutory increases beyond our control

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