Welcome to Narok


If you stay long enough, however, Narok is worth a few hours of sitting and talking to locals – it's a predominantly Maasai town with an increasingly high number of settlers from elsewhere in the country. The result is a fascinating cultural mix and a good place to take the pulse of the region.


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$2765 Multi-day & Extended Tours

12-Day Kenya and Tanzania Safari from Nairobi

Day 1 Arrive at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi and transfer to the Sentrim 680 Hotel. Check in, relax, and get oriented with the help of your guide. Day 2 You will start your trip to Lake Naivasha with a stop over at the Great Rift Valley viewpoint for photos. Next, head straight to Hell's Gate National Park for a mini-safari. In the afternoon, visit a natural sauna before traveling to your hotel. Enjoy and evening boat on Lake Naivasha. Day 3 Morning departure to Lake Nakuru National park for a special sighting of the rare black rhino (an endangered species), one of the big five game animals. After, enjoy a full day game drive with a picnic lunch Day 4 You will start the safari to Maasai Mara National Reserve. Lunch will be served on the way in to Narok town. Arrival will be in the early afternoon for check-in. There will be a big tent with a bed, mosquito net, and a bathroom at the Lenchada Tourist Camp for you. After getting settled, there will be a 2-hour game drive in Maasai Mara around 4 p.m. Day 5 Full-day game drive all the way to the Mara river, the site of the great migration. Picnic lunch in the park. Evening visit to a Maasai village to see their culture. Dinner and optional camp fire. Day 6 Start with an early-morning game drive to see the early hunters. Eat breakfast and then depart for Serengeti through the Isebania border. Arrive at the border at lunchtime, and spend 30 minutes processing visas. Meet our Tanzanian driver and cook. In Tanzania, we use a 4-wheel drive Landcruiser. Take an evening game drive en route to the camp. Check in to Seronera camp in Serengeti. We will provide you with a tent and a sleeping bag. Meals are prepared privately for you by our private chef. Day 7 Set out for the endless open plains and stunning skies of the Serengeti. A scenic 4-hour drive, full-day game drive together with late evening game drive. Seronera campsite. Day 8 After a relaxing morning and an early lunch, proceed to Ngorongoro, where the night will be spent on the Crater Rim. Dinner and overnight at campsite. Day 9 After an early breakfast, proceed directly to the crater floor for a full-day crater tour with picnic lunches. Later proceed Lake Manyara. Day 10 After breakfast, proceed for a full-day game drive in beautiful Manyara National Park. See buffalo, giraffe, zebra, and many more species, all set against the stunning backdrop of the Great Rift Wall. Day 11 After early breakfast, proceed for a full day game drive at Tarangire National Park with picnic lunches. Later, proceed back to Arusha in the evening. Day 12 Breakfast and shuttle back to Nairobi.

$395 Multi-day & Extended Tours

3-Day Maasai Mara Guided Safari from Nairobi

ItineraryDay 1: Nairobi to Masai maraStop At: Mount Longonot National Park, Maai Mahiu, Rift Valley ProvinceYou will be able to spot the Mt LongonotDuration: 15 minutesPass By: Great Rift Valley, Turkana District, Rift Valley ProvinceDrive around the town.Stop At: Mara River, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Rift Valley ProvinceHave a Game drive Able to see the migrationDuration: 1 dayMeals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Semi Luxury tents/ LodgesDay 2: Full Day Game drive in the MaraStop At: Mara River, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Rift Valley ProvinceGame drive in the reserve Spot the Big Five if you are luckyWitness the great migration.Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Semi Luxury tents/lodgeDay 3: Mara to NairobiStop At: Mara River, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Rift Valley ProvinceEarly game drive : Spot the big fiveDuration: 3 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$580 Multi-day & Extended Tours

4-Day Masai Mara and Lake Nakuru Safari from Nairobi

Day 1 : Nairobi - Masai MaraPick up from your place in Nairobi at 08:00am (you are briefed on your pick up time once you confirm where you are staying in the city) then be transferred to meet the group and later depart to Masai Mara Game Reserve at 8:30am via the view-point of the western Great Rift Valley and Narok town for lunch. Your journey deepens into the Masai plains, arriving at around 2:30pm for check-in at the camp / lodge. You will start the first introduction game drive in the afternoon tracking various animal species and birds which inhabit here. Your guide will spot wildlife and give you a close up look and details of their behavior and way of life. Back to the camp / lodge at 06:30pm for hot shower, dinner and overnight. Accommodation based on tour option chosen at time of booking.Meal plan: L, DDay 2 : Masai MaraYour day starts with the breakfast at the camp/lodge and by 8am you'll leave with picnic lunches for extensive game drive. Today you will see all the Big 5 (lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino and elephant). 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. A game drive to Mara river which is point of Migration and point to spot the crocodiles and hippopotamus is always emphasized by our guides. Break for your picnic lunch at 1pm. Game drive will continue till 3pm, get out of the park for 2 hours optional activities such as a visit to Maasai Village (gratuities are given to maasai). Dinner and overnight at the camp / lodge. Accommodation based on tour option chosen at time of booking. Meal plan: B, L, DDay 3: Masai Mara - Lake NakuruEarly morning pre-breakfast game drive to track the wildcats as they hunt and kill very early in the morning. At 8:30am back to the camp / lodge for full breakfast, later proceed to Lake Nakuru with lunch en-route arriving in the afternoon for check-in and your rest. In case you booked the option with the hotel inside the park, you will have the introduction game drive at Lake Nakuru while we drive for check-in. Dinner and overnight. Accommodation based on tour option chosen at time of booking. Meal plan: B, L, DDay 4: Lake Nakuru - NairobiAfter the breakfast you will enjoy the full game drive in Lake Nakuru N.P. and feast your eyes with sightings of flamingos, often referred to as the “Pink Lake”. Other animals that can be sighted in the park including the Rothschild’s Giraffe, Black and White Rhino, Waterbuck, Reedbuck, Lion, Buffalo, Leopard, Baboon and several other species of plains game. After the lunch we will proceed to Nairobi and arrive back at around 5pm where you can be dropped off at your hotel or Nairobi accommodation.Meal plan: B, L

$389 Multi-day & Extended Tours

3-Day Masai Mara Safari from Nairobi

Day 1 : Nairobi - Masai MaraPick up from your place in Nairobi at 08:00am (you are briefed on your exact pick up time once you confirm where you are staying in the city) then be transferred to meet the group and later depart to Masai Mara Game Reserve at 8:30am via the view-point of the western Great Rift Valley. On your way you will get a chance to spot Mt. Longonot, which used to be active but now is dormant. Your lunch is served at Narok town at 12pm. Your journey deepens into the Masai plains, arriving at around 3pm for check-in at the tented camp / lodge. You will start the first introduction game drive in the afternoon tracking various animal species and birds which inhabit here. Your guide will spot wildlife and give you a close up look and details of their behavior and way of life. Back to the camp / lodge at 06:30pm. Hot shower, dinner and overnight at the tented camp / lodge.  Accommodation based on tour option chosen at time of booking. There will be the option of accommodation on the next step after you choose the date. Accommodation in Masai Mara is either big tents or lodge-rooms which have bathroom inside and beds with linen and mosquito nets.  Meal plan: L, DDay 2 : Masai MaraYour day starts with the breakfast at the camp / lodge and by 8am you'll leave with picnic lunches for extensive game drive. Today we will try to find all the Big 5 (lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino and elephant). 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. A game drive to Mara river which is point of Migration and point to spot the crocodiles and hippopotamus is always emphasized by our guides. Break for your picnic lunch after viewing the hippos and crocodiles at 1pm. Game drive will continue till 4pm, get out of the park for 2 hours optional activities such as a visit to Maasai village. Note gratuities are given to the Maasai when you visit their village. Hot shower, dinner and overnight at the tented camp / lodge  Accommodation based on tour option chosen at time of booking. Meal plan: B, L, D Day 3: Masai Mara - NairobiEarly morning pre-breakfast game drive to track the wildcats as they hunt and kill very early in the morning. You have great chances to view lions, cheetahs and leopards at this time of the morning. If you are lucky you will witness a hunt and a kill. At 9:00am back to the camp for full breakfast, later depart the Mara region for Nairobi with a short stop at the store where you can buy some souvenirs to remind you of a great holiday in the Mara. You will arrive to Nairobi at around 4pm where you can be dropped off at your hotel / accommodation in Nairobi. Meal plan: B

$1980 Multi-day & Extended Tours

8-Day Best of Kenya and Tanzania Safari from Nairobi

ItineraryDay 1: NAIROBI TO MASAI MARAStop At: Masai Mara National ReservePick up from your hotel or residency within Nairobi CBD. Start your safari to Maasai Mara at 8:30 a.m. Stop over at the Rift Valley viewpoint at 10 a.m. to see the escarpments and the flat lands below. The Rift Valley is a geographical formation that formed millions of years ago and runs from the top to bottom of Africa. Eat lunch in Narok town at 12 p.m. Arrive in Maasai Mara at 3 p.m. Take an evening game safari drive at 4 p.m for 2 hours. Eat dinner and end your day at your lodging at the Lenchada Tourist Camp, which includes a big tent with a bed, toilet, hot running water, and shower. All food is served at the restaurant there, and a generator is provided to charge phones and cameras at night. Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at Lenchada Tourist campDay 2: FULL DAY MAASAI MARAStop At: Masai Mara National ReserveAt 7:30 a.m., start a full-day game drive all the way to the Mara River, the site of the great wildebeest migration. Eat a picnic lunch in the park at 1 p.m. Complete the game drive and return to your accommodation at 4 p.m. In the evening, visit a Masai village to learn more about their culture for an hour. Eat dinner and enjoy free time in the eveningDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at Lenchada Tourist campDay 3: MAASAI MARA TO SERENGETIStop At: Serengeti National Park, Serengeti National ParkEat breakfast at 7 a.m. Take a morning game drive for 2 hours and exit through the South Gate. Drive to the Isebania border of Tanzania to arrive around midday. Complete the hour-long process to cross the Tanzania border. Meet your Tanzanian driver/guide and chef. Start the game drive in Serengeti en route to the accommodation. Eat dinner and relax. Here you sleep in tents that you will be provided with. You will also be offered a sleeping bag. The camp area is very safe and protected by armed guards and other tourists from other companies will be joining us. All meals are included in the Tanzania safari and will be made by the private chef traveling with you.Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at the campsiteDay 4: FULL DAY SERENGETI NATIONAL PARKStop At: Serengeti National Park, Serengeti National ParkEat breakfast at 7 a.m. Take a morning game drive for 2 hours and exit through the South Gate. Drive to the Isebania border of Tanzania to arrive around midday. Complete the hour-long process to cross the Tanzania border. Meet your Tanzanian driver/guide and chef. Start the game drive in Serengeti en route to the accommodation. Eat dinner and relax. Here you sleep in tents that you will be provided with. You will also be offered a sleeping bag. The camp area is very safe and protected by armed guards and other tourists from other companies will be joining us. All meals are included in the Tanzania safari and will be made by the private chef traveling with you.Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at the CampsiteDay 5: SERENGETI TO NGORONGOROStop At: Ngorongoro Crater, Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Arusha RegionDepart Serengeti at 7 a.m. Game drive en route to Ngorongoro Park. Evening camping at Ngorongoro Crater at the Simba campsite. Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Lunch • Dinner • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight at Simba CampsiteDay 6: Ngorongoro to lake ManyaraStop At: Lake Manyara, Lake Manyara National Park, Arusha RegionDepart Serengeti at 7 a.m. Game drive en route to Ngorongoro Park. Evening camping at Ngorongoro Crater at the Simba campsite. Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at Alsamo campsite..Day 7: Lake Manyara to ArushaStop At: Arusha TanzaniaEarly morning half-day game drive in Lake Manyara National Park that begins at 7 a.m. Depart for Arusha and arrive around 4 p.m. Check-in at the Charity Hotel for a relaxing dinner. Bed and breakfast are all includedDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at Charity HotelDay 8: Arusha to NairobiStop At: Nairobi City CountyEat breakfast at 6:30 a.m., and then depart for Nairobi with a morning luxury shuttle that departs at 7 a.m. Arrive around 3 p.m. in Nairobi. Onward drop off to your hotel or residency within Nairobi CBD.Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$500 Multi-day & Extended Tours

3-Day Masai Mara and Lake Naivasha Safari - Privately

ItineraryDay 1: Nairobi - Masai Mara National ReservePass By: Bencia Africa Adventure & Safaris, NairobiPick up from your place either airport or your hotel in Nairobi and after a short briefing and all the formalities depart (260km) to Masai Mara at 07:30am via the view-point of the western Great Rift ValleyPass By: Great Rift Valley, Turkana District, Rift Valley ProvinceGreat Rift ValleyStop At: Maasai Mara National Reserve Kenya, Narok, Rift Valley ProvinceYour journey deepens into the Masai plains, arriving for check-in and lunch at the camp / lodge at 2:00pm. You will start the first introduction game drive at 4pm tracking various animal species and birds which inhabit here. Your guide will spot wildlife and provide details of their behavior and way of life. Back to the camp / lodge at 06:30pm. Hot shower, dinner and overnight at the camp / lodge.Duration: 9 hoursMeals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Accommodation based on tour option chosen at time of bookingDay 2: Masai Mara National ReserveStop At: Mara River, Maasai Mara National Reserve, Rift Valley ProvinceThis day you have an option to start with hot air balloon ride. A great opportunity to explore Masai Mara from a bird's eye view. Pickup time for this activity is 5:30am. The ride lasts 1 hr, your guide comes to meet you after the ride and you continue with game drive in the park. In case you are not going for balloon ride your day starts with the breakfast at the camp/lodge and by 6:30am you'll leave for extensive game drive. Today you will see all the Big 5 (lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino and elephant). 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 viewing and photography. A game drive to Mara river which is point of Migration and point to spot the crocodiles and hippopotamus is always emphasized by our guides. Break for your lunch and rest at the camp / lodge at 1:00pm. Game drive will continue from 4pm till 6:30pm. Hot shower, dinner and overnight at the camp / lodge.  Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Accommodation based on tour option chosen at time of bookingDay 3: Masai Mara - Lake Naivasha - NairobiStop At: Lake Naivasha, Naivasha, Rift Valley ProvinceEarly breakfast and check out from the camp / lodge at 07:00am with game drive en route while we exit the park (in case you stayed in the park). You have an option to visit the Maasai village before we leave to Nairobi. Note gratuities are given to maasai people when you visit their village. Your lunch is served in Narok town at 12pm. There will be the store where you can buy some souvenirs to remind you of a great holiday in Mara. You have an option to visit Lake Naivasha and Crescent Island at 3:30pm. The boat ride and your walking tour on the island takes 1,5 hrs. Note gratuities are given to the boat drivers when you visit the lake. Back to Nairobi. Drop off at the airport or your hotel / accommodation in NairobiDuration: 3 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • LunchNo accommodation included on this day.