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Masai Mara National Reserve 5-Day Safari from Nairobi

Day1: Pick Up. : Nairobi- Lake Nakuru National ParkOur driver will pick you up from the airport then depart by road to Lake Nakuru National Park. You will reach Nakuru before noon. You will proceed to the park for the days game drives with packed lunch. You will be confronted with one of the worlds greatest ornithological spectacle as well as an abundance of wildlife within this small park. You will get a chance to spot the White rhino, the lion, the Hyaena, baboons, waterbucks among other wildlife. Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge/Sopa Lodge/Similar on Full board. Day 2: Lake Nakuru National Park-Lake NaivashaYou will have an early breakfast then depart to Lake Naivasha.You will arrive at Lake Naivasha in time for Lunch. Freshen up, then relax at your Lodge or proceed for a boat ride or a visit to the Crescent Island or Crater Lake . You may opt for a visit to the Hell Gate National Park or go for a horse ride. Dinner and overnight Sopa Resort/Fish Eagle Inn/Similar on Full Board Day 3: Lake Naivasha-Masai Mara.After breakfast you will depart Lake Naivasha for Masai Mara. Enjoy the plains enroute. You will arrive at your lodge in Masai Mara in time for Lunch. Freshen up after lunch and proceed for an evening game drive. Dinner and overnight at Masai Mara Sopa Lodge/Similar on Full board Day 4 : Masai Mara National ReserveYou will spend the day viewing game in the Mara where all the Big Five as well as a variety of antelopes and lesser kudu may be observed. The big cats, lions are found in large prides everywhere.Cheetahs and leopards are harder to spot but are still fairly common. Other common animals include Maasai giraffes, baboons, Warthogs, bat-eared foxes, grey jackals, and matriarchal clans of spotted Hyenas. You also have an option of visiting the Maasai Village or a balloon Safari at an extra cost. Dinner and Overnights at Masai Mara Sopa Lodge/Similar on Full board Day 5: Masai Mara- NairobiAfter breakfast depart the Masai Mara for Nairobi. Stop for panoramic views of the Great Rift Valley en-route. Arrive in Nairobi in the afternoon. Drop off to your Nairobi Hotel or transfer to the airport in time for your flight back home.

$420 Multi-day & Extended Tours

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

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.

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5-Day Great Mara Migration Safari

Day 1: TransferMasai Mara Migration Safari begins upon arrival at the airport you will be met by our representative and be transferred to your hotel for overnight stay. Overnight: Boma Inn Hotel Meal Plan: BreakfastDay 2: Nairobi – Lake Nakuru National ParkOur Masai Mara Migration safari enters into the second day as we depart to Lake Nakuru National Park after breakfast, passing through the Great Rift Valley later on arriving in time for lunch. Enjoy your lunch and in the evening embark on the game drive within Lake Nakuru National Park. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay. Overnight: Flamingo Hill Camp Meal Plan: Full Board Day 3: Nakuru National Park – Masai Mara National ReserveAfter breakfast, depart to Masai Mara using Mai Mahiu Narok road. Proceed further to arrive in Mara in good time for lunch. In the evening enjoy your game drive within Masai Mara National Reserve. The reserve is one of the 8th World wonder due to its annual migration of wildebeest and also where the name of our Masai Mara Migration safari emanates from. Return to the camp for dinner and overnight stay. Overnight: Ilkeliani Camp Meal Plan: Full Board Day 4: Masai Mara National ReserveMasai Mara Migration safari reaches at the peak as you embark on morning game drive after breakfast. Search more any kill or wildlife that was not spotted in the previous game drive. Masai Mara National Reserve is famous for its annual migration of wildebeest, that cross crocodile infested Mara from Serengeti National Park. The migration entails over a million of wildebeests, thousands of zebras and hundreds of assorted antelopes and not forgetting the predators. Return to the camp for lunch and afternoon leisure. Proceed for evening game drive within the reserve, returning to the camp for dinner and overnight stay.You also have an option of full day game drive, where you depart in the morning after breakfast with picnic lunch. This option gives you more time for game drive and you enjoy the beautiful scenery and other wildlife in the wild. In the evening you will return to the lodge / camp for dinner and overnight stay. Overnight: Ilkeliani Camp Meal Plan: Full Board Day 5: Masai Mara National Reserve – Nairobi – TransferEnjoy your breakfast at the lodge, thereafter depart to Nairobi to arrive in the afternoon for lunch. After lunch have the rest of the day at leisure later on be transferred to the airport for your onward flight.

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13 Days Kenya and Tanzania Economic Safari Camps and Budget Hotels

ItineraryDay 1: Nairobi - Masai MaraStop At: Mara Savannah Masai Market, Narok, Rift Valley Province8.00 a.m. Pick up from Nairobi hotel join the rest of the group and to depart for the Masai Mara Game Reserve, via the view-point of the Great Rift Valley and Narok town for lunch. On arrival proceed for a game drive, tracking various animal species and birds with your driver/guide. Dinner and overnight at the Camp- tents with showers and flush toilet fitted with mosquito nets. Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Lunch: Diner and overnight Accommodation included: Miti Mingi Eco campDay 2: Masai Mara Full DayStop At: Maasai Mara National Reserve Kenya, Narok, Rift Valley ProvinceAfter breakfast proceed on a full day of game viewing within the reserve. The landscape here is scenic savannah grassland on rolling hills. The reserve is the best park for game in Kenya as it has an extensive road and track network which allows for close range viewing and photography. Break for your picnic lunch at the hippo pool, looking out for hippos and crocodile. Dinner and overnight at the Camp Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Miti Mingi Eco CampDay 3: Masai Mara - Lake NakuruStop At: Lake Nakuru, Lake Nakuru National Park, Rift Valley ProvinceEarly morning pre-breakfast game drive. After breakfast, depart the Mara region for Nakuru, lunch enroute, with scenic views of Mt. Longmont and Lake Naivasha from afar on the main highway. Dinner and overnight Budget hotelDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Citymax hotel;Day 4: Lake Nakuru - AmboseliStop At: Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Amboseli Eco-system, Rift Valley ProvinceAfter breakfast proceeds on a game drive in Lake Nakuru Park, known for its prolific birdlife including flamingoes. The park contains a sanctuary for the conservation of the white rhino while species like Cape buffalo and waterbuck can be seen near the shoreline.– lunch and drive to Amboseli national park dinner and overnight at Camp Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Kimana campDay 5: Amboseli Full Day Stop At: Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Amboseli Eco-system, Rift Valley ProvinceA day of game drives in this park which contains swamp grounds in which elephants and hippos bathe in abundance. A variety of plains game, antelopes and birds can also be seen and Mt. Kilimanjaro’s peak too if weather conditions permit . We will cater for picnic lunches return to overnight at the CampDuration: 8 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Kimana campDay 6: Amboseli – Arusha Stop At: Arusha Village Experience, Arusha, Arusha RegionEarly morning breakfast and proceed for a final game viewing through the park out to Namanga border point where you get your visas and board shuttle bus to Arusha .Drop off at Arusha tourist inn booked on bed and breakfast.Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Sterio hotelDay 7: Arusha – Lake Manyara Stop At: Lake Manyara, Lake Manyara National Park, Arusha RegionAfter breakfast drive to Lake Manyara National Park for an afternoon game drive, dinner and overnight at CampsiteDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Twiga CampsiteDay 8: Lake Manyara – Serengeti National Park Stop At: Serengeti National Park, Serengeti National ParkAfter breakfast depart for Serengeti passing through Olduvai Gorge, the site of the Leakey family discovery of fossils of human and animal ancestors dating back to almost two million years. Meals and overnight at CampsiteDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Simba CampsiteDay 9: Serengeti National Park Full Day Stop At: Serengeti National Park, Serengeti National ParkFull day in Serengeti plains, search for wild game you might have missed the previous game drives. Morning and afternoon game drives. Meals and overnight at CampsiteDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Simba CampsiteDay 10: Serengeti – Ngorongoro Crater Stop At: Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Arusha RegionAfter breakfast a 4-wheel drive vehicle will take you 2000ft down to the crater, enjoy picnic lunch at the crater, ascend back to CampsiteDuration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: simba campsiteDay 11: Ngorongoro – Tarangire NP Stop At: Tarangire National Park, Tarangire National Park, Arusha RegionAfter breakfast drive to tour Tarangire national park .Dinner and overnight at CampsiteDuration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: Lunch and Dinner • Breakfast: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation included: Tarangire campsiteDay 12: Tarangire NP – Arusha Stop At: Arusha Village Experience, Arusha, Arusha RegionAfter breakfast proceed for a final game viewing in this park that is famous for its huge number of elephants, baobab trees and tree climbing lions.Its home to more than 550 species, the park is a haven for bird enthusiasts who can expect to see dozens of species even in the dry season. The swamps are the focus of the largest selection of breeding birds anywhere in the world. Yellow-collared Lovebirds are a common bird sighting in the trees along the Tarangire River.Drive back to Arusha to overnight at hotelDuration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: LunchAccommodation included: Sterio hotelDay 13: Arusha – DepartStop At: Arusha Shuttles, NairobiAfter breakfast depart back to Nairobi or to your next destinationDuration: 4 hoursNo meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

$2050 Cultural & Theme Tours

06 Days Adventuire Kenya Budget Economy Safari 2018-19

ItineraryDay 1: Nairobi - Masai MaraStop At: Maasai Mara National Reserve Kenya, Narok, Rift Valley Province7.30 a.m. – 8.00 am pick up from hotel and depart for the Masai Mara Game Reserve, via the view-point of the Great Rift Valley and Narok town for refueling ,arriving at camp in time for lunch. You will have little siesta later proceed on the first introduction game viewing in Masai Mara national reserve, returning back to the camp for dinner and overnightDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Dinner: Lunch and Diner at the campAccommodation included: Accommodation at Miti Mingi Eco camp Day 2: Masai Mara Full DayStop At: Maasai Mara National Reserve Kenya, Narok, Rift Valley ProvinceAfter breakfast proceed on a full day of game viewing within the reserve. The landscape here is scenic savannah grassland on rolling hills. The reserve is the best park for game in Kenya as it has an extensive road and track network which allows for close range viewing and photography. Break for your picnic lunch at the hippo pool, looking out for hippos and crocodile. Dinner and overnight at the camp Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Lunch: Picnic lunch and Dinner Accommodation included: Miti Mingi Eco CampDay 3: Masai Mara -Lake NakuruStop At: Lake Nakuru, Lake Nakuru National Park, Rift Valley ProvinceEarly morning pre-breakfast game drive. After breakfast, depart the Mara region for Nakuru, lunch enroute, with scenic views of Mt. Longmont and Lake Naivasha from afar on the main highway. Dinner and overnight at budget hotel Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Lunch: DinnerAccommodation included: Citymax hotel Day 4: Lake Nakuru - Amboseli National ParkStop At: Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Amboseli Eco-system, Rift Valley ProvinceAfter breakfast proceeds on a game drive in Lake Nakuru Park, known for its prolific birdlife including flamingoes. The park contains a sanctuary for the conservation of the white rhino while species like Cape buffalo and waterbuck can be seen near the shoreline. Drive toAmboseli national park arriving late evening with game viewing enc route to camp.Dinner and overnight at camp Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Lunch: DinnerAccommodation included: Kimana campDay 5: Amboseli Full DayStop At: Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Amboseli Eco-system, Rift Valley ProvinceA day of game drives in this park which contains swamp grounds in which elephants and hippos bathe in abundance. A variety of plains game, antelopes and birds can also be seen and Mt. Kilimanjaro’s peak too if weather conditions permit . We will cater for picnic lunches return to overnight at the Camp Duration: 8 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Kimana campDay 6: Amboseli - NairobiStop At: Nairobi Airport Transfer, NairobiEarly morning game viewing return to the Camp for full breakfast later drive back to Nairobi arriving late afternoonDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • LunchNo accommodation included on this day.

$900 Cultural & Theme Tours

06 Days Best of Kenya Budget Safari 2018-19

Day 1: Nairobi  -  Masai Mara    Pick up from   the   airport at appropriate time  and  depart for the Masai Mara Game Reserve, via the view-point of the Great Rift Valley and  Narok town  for refueling ,arriving at camp in time for lunch.  You will have little siesta later proceed on the first introduction game viewing in Masai Mara national reserve, returning back to the camp for dinner and overnight.( Miti Mingi  Eco camp)  Day 2: Masai Mara      Full day After breakfast proceed on a full day of game viewing within the reserve. The landscape here is scenic savannah grassland on rolling hills. The reserve is the best park for game in Kenya as it has an extensive road and track network which allows for close range viewing and photography. Break for your picnic lunch at the hippo pool, looking out for hippos and crocodile. Dinner and overnight at the   Miti Mingi Eco campDay 3: Masai Mara- Nakuru    Early morning pre-breakfast game drive. After breakfast, depart the Mara region for Nakuru, lunch enroute, with scenic views of Mt. Longmont and Lake Naivasha from afar on the main highway. Dinner and overnight  at budget hotel   - Citymax hotel  Day 4: Lake Nakuru –   Amboseli    After breakfast proceeds on a game drive in Lake Nakuru Park, known for its prolific birdlife including flamingoes. The park contains a sanctuary for the conservation of the white rhino while species like Cape buffalo and waterbuck can be seen near the shoreline. Drive toAmboseli national park arriving late evening with game viewing enc route to camp.Dinner and overnight at  Kimana camp Day 5: Amboseli  Full day     A day of game drives in this park which contains swamp grounds in which elephants and hippos bathe in abundance. A variety of plains game, antelopes and birds can also be seen and Mt. Kilimanjaro’s peak too if weather conditions permit . We will cater for picnic lunches  return to  overnight at the Kimana   CampDay 6: Amboseli  –  Nairobi    Early morning  at 2 am drive from Amboseli  to be dropped at airport or hotel in the city  

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