3-Day Safari Trip to Masai Mara National Reserve from Nairobi

Multi-day & Extended Tours in Masai Mara National Reserve

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Enjoy a small-group three day African Safari to Kenya's famous Masai Mara National Reserve, traveling by road from Nairobi City in Safari minivans. Travelers will get a chance to see the beautiful views of Rift Valley to Masai Mara. You will see many different species roaming during their migration months while being led by a local guide. Two breakfasts, lunches, and dinners are included in this trip.
Day 1 -  Pick up time is 7.30 am from your hotel or the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (if you arrive early please do let us know the flight details) Depart  from Nairobi to Masai Mara National Reserve driving across the floor of the Rift Valley and the Loita Plains, Suswa to the Masai Mara National Reserve. (Transit time 5-6hrs by road). You will arrive in time for lunch and relax a little bit awaiting the game viewing drive. 3.30pm embark on an afternoon  game viewing drive and then go back to the camp for dinner and overnight. Lunch and Dinner included. Overnight at Simba Oryx Tented Camp or Mara Sidai Camp in Masai Mara Wildlife found in Masai Mara National Reserve:Wildebeest, topi, zebra, and Thomson's gazelle migrate into and occupy the Mara reserve, from the Serengeti plains to the south and Loita Plains in the pastoral ranches to the north-east, from July to October or later. Herds of all three species are also resident in the reserve.All members of the "Big Five" (lion, leopard, African elephant, cape buffalo, and black rhinoceros). Hippopotamus and crocodiles are found in the Mara and Talek rivers. Leopards, hyenas, cheetahs, jackals, and bat-eared foxes .The Great Migration involving some wildebeest, Thomson's gazelles,Topi, elands, and zebras. Antelopes include: Grant's gazelles, impalas, duikers and Coke's hartebeests. Birds include: vultures, marabou storks, secretary birds, hornbills, crowned cranes, ostriches, long-crested eagles, African pygmy-falcons and the lilac-breasted roller.Day 2 - 6.30-7.30am - Full buffet breakfast 7.30am  - After breakfast depart for a full-day game game viewing drive to return to the lodge for dinner and overnight. Lunch will be picnic lunches served inside the vehicle. In the evening return for dinner and overnight. Enjoy drinks at the bar around the fire. Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.Overnight at Simba Oryx Tented Camp or Mara Sidai Camp in Masai Mara Day 3 - Transfer from Maasai Mara National Reserve to NairobiAfter breakfast you return to Nairobi arriving at around midday and drop off at your hotel or the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. Breakfast included.

What’s included

  • 2 nights accommodation at either Simba Oryx Camp or Olkeri Mara Lodge in Masai Mara or Olmoran Camp
  • Bottled water
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by Tourist Converted Safari Minivan
  • Local guide
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Landing and facility fees
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Coffee and/or Tea

What’s not included

  • Entrance fees to Masai Mara National Reserve of USD $160 per adult as it is USD $80 per person per day.
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities


  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Small-group tour by minibus