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$1250 Multi-day & Extended Tours

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.

$2650 Cultural & Theme Tours

13 Days Kenya and Tanzania Economic Safari Camps and Budget Hotels

Day 1: Nairobi to Masai Mara National ReserveBetween 7:30 and 8:00 a.m.,Depart to Masai Mar a arriving after lunch and start your  introduction game viewing in Masai Mara game reserve. After that, you will be returning back to the  camp for dinner and overnight.Day 2: Masai Mara Full day   ( 0830 hrs  to  1730 hrs)After breakfast, proceed on a full day of game viewing within the reserve with picnic lunche. Dinner and overnight will be at the camp.Day 3: Masai Mara to Nakuru National ParkEarly morning pre-breakfast game drive. After breakfast, you will depart the Mara region for Nakuru,arriving in time for inner and overnight will be at budget   hotel.Day 4: Lake Nakuru to Amboseli National ParkAfter breakfast, you will proceed for a game drive in Lake Nakuru National Park, and later drive to Amboseli national park arriving late evening with game viewing en-route to camp. Dinner and overnight will be at a  camp.Day 5: Amboseli   National ParkAfter breakfast you will proceed for a full day game drive return to overnight at the camp.Day 6: Amboseli  to ArushaFinal  early morning game drive  enroute  drive out to Namanga  border town to catch the shuttle bus to Arusha. drop at Hotel booked for bed and breakfast.Day 7: Arusha to Tarangire National ParkAfter breakfast, depart for Tarangire National Park, for afternoon of game viewing. Dinner and overnight will be at the  Campsite.Day 8: Tarangire to Ngorongoro  CraterAfter breakfast, drive to Ngorongoro Conservation Area. This afternoon, you will descend 2000 feet (over 600 meters) to the floor of the crater for a day crater tour with picnic lunches. Dinner and overnight will be at the CampsiteDay 9: Ngorongoro to  Serengeti   National ParkDrive to Serengeti National Park for an  afternoon game drive.i. Dinner and overnight will be at the CampsiteDay 10: Serengeti National ParkAfter breakfast proceed for full day game drive. Dinner and overnight will be at the  Campsite .Day 11: Serengeti to Lake ManyaraEnjoy an early morning game drive before breakfast and depart to Lake Manyara with lunch en-route.Day 12: Lake Manyara to ArushaAfter breakfast, you will have a morning game drive in Lake Manyara National Park .After lunch, you will drive back to Arusha  Sterio HotelDay 13: Arusha to DepartAfter breakfast at Arusha  Hotel, board scheduled shuttle bus back to Nairobi to be dropped at airprot.

$2050 Cultural & Theme Tours

06 Days Adventuire Kenya Budget Economy 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 lodge 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  Mara Sopa lodge  or Similar  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   Mara Sopa lodge or SimilarDay 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   - Lake Nakuru Lodge  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  Amboseli Sopa lodge   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 Amboseli Sopa lodgeDay 6: Amboseli  –  Nairobi    Early morning  at 0600 – 0830 hrs return for full breakfast at lodge and  drive from Amboseli   back to Nairobi to be dropped at airport or hotel in the city  

$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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