Safaricom Marathon & Half-Marathon Packages

 

 

LEWA PACKAGE FEATURES: 2015 PRICING

  • One night at the Norfolk Hotel with breakfast in Nairobi
  • Three nights at Maridadi Camp or Lewa Safari Camp (on request) accommodations
  • Three meals daily during stay at marathon hotel
  • Airport transfers on arrival day Nairobi Airport to Norfolk Hotel
  • Transfer from Nairobi to Lewa Downs and return
  • Game viewing at Lewa
  • All hotel taxes
  • Pre-race briefing
  • A $1,500 in fundraising pledges or charitable contribution and $150.00 for race entry is required in addition to package pricing**

**Entry to the marathon or half-marathon for Safaricom is $150.00 per runner.  In addition, all runners must meet a minimum fundraising amount of $1,500 for Tusk USA. These pledges are tax deductible and go toward many wildlife and community projects.  Donations can either be made directly to our Crowdrise donation page or you can build your own fundraising page to share and collect donations from friends and family.  Please visit https://www.crowdrise.com/marathontourstravel2015 to start your donations today! 

 

NOTE: Our 2015 tour provides travel support, transfers, hotel accommodations, meals and fundraising assistance only.  We will not have a dedicated Marathon Tours representative on tour with the 2015 group.  Support will be offered by our transfer company and the Safaricom Race.

  

RATES:

 
   Maridadi Package $2,259 per person double $2,759 single

Lewa Safari Camp Package (on request only)

$2,030 per person double $2,449 single
   Masai Mara Extension $2,245 per person double $2,379 single
Optionals:
  Marathon or Half-marathon Entry (per runner) $150
  Hot Air Ballooning and Champagne Breakfast $399
  Day Tour Nairobi (based on 6 people) $55


Special rates apply to children.

Call 617-242-7845 for airfares from any city to Nairobi. These fares change constantly.

The Masai Mara Option is strictly limited due to flight sizes, book early to confirm your space!
Actual rates may change based on the final number of travelers.
A visa to enter Kenya will cost an additional $50.00 per person.

Park fees are currently $70 per person per day for 3 days for the Masai Mara option. If park fees change, the difference will be paid by the individual directly to the hotel.
 

 Masai Mara Extension Package:

  • Flights from Lewa to Masai Mara
  • Flights from the Masai Mara to Nairobi
  • Three nights accommodations at Governors Camp
  • Three meals daily
  • Three game drives by Land Rovers each day
  • Visit to a Masai village
  • Park fees
  • Services of Governors Camp Staff

Hotel and Accommodations Information:

 

Norfolk Hotel - Opened in 1904, the Norfolk Hotel, located one half-hour from Kenyatta International Airport, was designed to spearhead hospitality traditions in East Africa which are still unmatched today. The hotel is a short distance from Nairobi's shopping and business district

Lewa camps - We have accommodations confirmed at Maridadi mobile tented camp which is located in Lewa within a short walk to the start and finish.  Our rooms at Lewa Safari Camp are on a request basis only. The property is 40 minutes from the start and finish.  We highly recommend extending your stay for an additional night at Lewa Safari Camp.

 

Governors Camp, Masai Mara - Created in 1972, Governor's established a new standard in a luxury tented camps. Conde Nast awarded it as fourth among the top 10 hotels in the world in 1998. A visit here is one of the great travel experiences. There is a $75 per person park fee ($15 for children under 16) for each day that must be paid in cash directly to the park service on arrival.