This 5 Days Kenya Safari take you to 2 most popular National Parks in Kenya. This Safari starts at Masai Mara Game Reserve and concludes at Lake Nakuru National Park. Below is the 5 Days Masai Mara and Lake Nakuru Kenya Safari itinerary.
Day 1: Nairobi City to Masai Mara Game Reserve
After breakfast, we pick you and drive to Masai Mara with stopover at the Great Rift Valley. We continue driving on through Longonot and Suswa and on to the Western walls with another stopover at Narok for re-fuelling. We have lunch before arriving in the Mara in time for evening game drive in the Mara popular for the Big five (Lions, Elephants, Leopards, Buffalo and Rhinos). The team returns to Camp late in the evening just in time for dinner. A campfire gathering under the clear Africa’s Sky follows after dinner and overnight at Camp/Lodge.
Day 2: Full Day Game Drive in Masai Mara Game Reserve
A full day is spent at the Masai Mara game reserve. Driving across the plains in search of the big cats (black manned lions, Cheetahs and leopards with picnic lunch served at the Mara River site. Vast herds of wildebeest and zebra wander across the Mara grasslands in huge numbers during this period of the annual migrations take place, when millions of wildebeest, zebra, and gazelle traverse the Mara plains landscape to feed on the rich new grass from the Serengeti. You also have a chance to see other plain game like the Topi, hearbeast, Eland. Dinner and overnight at Camp/Lodge.
Day 3: Masai Mara Game Reserve
Pre-breakfast game drive in search of nocturnal animals drive back to the Camp for breakfast .Spend the rest of the day in leisure followed in the afternoon by an optional nature walk or a visit to the Maasai Village(At extra cost of USD 20). All meals will be provided at the camp at the Masai Mara. This is the last night of your Masai Mara Safari. Dinner and overnight at Camp/Lodge.
Day 4: Depart Masai Mara Game Reserve to Lake Nakuru National Park
We will have an early morning game drive. It will be your final game drive in the Masai Mara before coming back for breakfast and packing for Nakuru. Arriving and checking in at Nakuru Hotel/Camp.
Day 5 Depart Lake Nakuru National Park to Nairobi City
In Lake Nakuru National park we proceed for an extensive game viewing in search of cats in the among the ‘Yellow fever’ acacia trees which are leopards favorite and also on search of Rhino.(Nakuru is the home to the White rhinos and has tens of Black rhinos too. Lake Nakuru National park known for its millions of flamingoes and other water birds like the Pelicans and Cormorants. No wonder Americas finest photographer Once described by Roger Tory Peterson as the “greatest bird spectacle in the world” for its seasonally large concentrations of greater and lesser flamingos and Pelicans, Lake Nakuru boasts some 600-bird species. It is also a designated rhino sanctuary, as well as home to other rare wildlife species after lunch leave for Nairobi.
The above will cost:
Peak season 1st July- 31st October and 21st dec-1st Jan
Budget camps and hotels USD 750per person sharing
Mid-range camps and lodges USD1495 per person sharing
Luxury camps and lodges USD 1975 per person sharing
High season 2nd Jan -31st march, 1st Nov-21st Dec includes Easter holidays
Budget camps USD 690 per person sharing
Mid-range camps and lodges USD 1345 per person sharing
Luxury camps and lodges USD 1475 per person sharing
Low season 1st April – 30st June
Budget camps USD 580 per person sharing
Mid-range camps and lodges USD 1260 per person sharing
Luxury camps and lodges USD 1330 per person sharing
- All transport in a safari van in Kenya and photography and game drive
- Services of an experienced driver/guide
- 3 meals in a day (Breakfast, lunch and dinner)
- All Accommodation mentioned in the program
- Government taxes, tolls and levy’s
- Flying doctors Insurance (Operated by AMREF)
- Pick up and drop off from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.
- All park entrance fees
- Visa fees
- Your personal Spending money
- Masai Village
- Gratitude’s (tips to guides/porters)