8 Days & 7 Nights starting from usd $1,590*

Highlights:

  • Masai Mara National Reserve
  • Lake Naivasha
  • Amboseli National Park

Overview

The Mara has the most spectacular event of the natural world; the annual migration of millions of wildebeests and zebras from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Lake Naivasha is one of the freshwater lakes in the Great Rift Valley. The lake has a dense population of hippos and birds. Amboseli is renowned for its large herds of free-ranging African elephants. There are over 900 African elephants here.

Day 1: Arrive in Nairobi

Meet and greet upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport by our representative and transferred to your hotel for overnight stay on Bed and Breakfast.

Day 2: Nairobi - Masai Mara Game Reserve (265 km approx. 5 - 6 hours)

You will be picked up from your Nairobi hotel in the morning and drive to Maasai Mara Game Reserve arriving in time for lunch. Afternoon game-viewing. Dinner and overnight stay at Mara Sopa Lodge.

The Maasai Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to comprehend – indeed, over 450 species of animals have been recorded here! You will easily spot lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffes, wildebeests, zebras, buffalos, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, leopards, many kinds of antelopes and elephants.
It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place; the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are the predators of the savanna; lions, cheetahs, wild dogs, jackals, hyenas, and vultures.

Nairobi City
A lion and lioness in the Masai Mara

Day 3: Masai Mara Game Reserve Full Day Game Drives

Spend a full day in the Maasai Mara with morning and afternoon game drives. You can also decide to take an optional hot air balloon ride (US$420 per person); you will also have the option of visiting a local Maasai village (US$20 per person). All meals and overnight stay at your lodge

Maasai warriors are famously known as the proud nomadic tribe whose legendary prowess in battle and single-handed acts of bravery in fights with the wild animals are known across the world. A visit reveals the singing and dancing that are part of their daily lives and sacred rituals. A glimpse into their homes and social structure is a poignant experience.

Day 4: Masai Mara - L. Naivasha (240 km approx. 4 - 5 hrs)

Rise early for breakfast and check out with a game drives en route and depart for Naivasha. Arrive at Lake Naivasha Sopa Lodge for lunch. Enjoy boat rides at Lake Naivasha where you will spot hippos as well as a variety of birds common to this area. Visit Crescent Island which is about 15 minutes by boat away from the shores of Lake Naivasha and is one of the few places where you can enjoy a nature walk alongside wild animals Proceed to your lodge for dinner and overnight.

Lake Naivasha is one of the freshwater lakes in the Great Rift Valley. The lake has a dense population of hippos and birds. Other attractions include a visit to the Hell’s Gate National Park to explore gorges, climb rocks, view wildlife, and enjoy a nature walks; Ol Karia Geothermal Spa which has a naturally heated water and is a great recreation spot among many other activities.

A hippo in L. Naivasha
A herd of elephants in Amboseli National Park

Day 5: L. Naivasha - Amboseli National Park (340 km approx. 5 - 6 hrs)

After breakfast, you will proceed to Amboseli National Park arriving in time for lunch. Spend the afternoon at your own leisure and at 1600hrs leave for game viewing in the park. Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge

Amboseli National Park, the second most popular animal park after Maasai Mara, is 260km (160 miles) from Nairobi, and on the border with the neighboring country of Tanzania. Its magnificent situation at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro combined with its excellent opportunities to view Kenya’s animals makes it one of the most-visited safari parks in Kenya.

Day 6: Amboseli National Park Full Day Game Drives

Enjoy morning and evening game drives in Amboseli National Park with an optional tour to the Maasai village to experience their traditional way of life and dances. You will have a chance to visit Observation Hill, which overlooks the park, swamps and, of course, the herds of free-roaming elephants. All meals and overnight your lodge.

Amboseli is renowned for its large herds of free-ranging African elephants. There are over 900 African elephants in Amboseli, as well as huge herds of wildebeests and many other animals including giraffes, African lions, monkeys, zebras, hyenas, and antelopes.

A lion in Amboseli National Park
Nairobi City

Day 7: Amboseli - Nairobi (250 km approx. 4 - 5 hrs)

After breakfast, leave the lodge for Nairobi arriving in the afternoon. You will be dropped off at your hotel for overnight stay.

Optional activity: Dinner at the famous Carnivore Restaurant for game meat at USD $35.

Day 8: Drop-off at the airport

Breakfast at the hotel. Day at leisure and doing last-minute shopping. Later transferred to the airport for your international departure flight.
This marks the end of the safari full of unforgettable memories.

Featured Lodges

Pricing:

Low Season (1st April 2020 – 30th June 2020)

  • 1 pax – $1,955
  • 2 pax – $1,905
  • 3 pax – $1,765
  • 4 pax – $1,670
  • 5 pax – $1,635
  • 6 pax – $1,590

High Season (2nd January 2020 – 31st March 2020)

  • 1 pax – $2,330
  • 2 pax – $2,070
  • 3 pax – $2,005
  • 4 pax – $1,840
  • 5 pax – $1,845
  • 6 pax – $1,760

Peak Season (1st July 2020 – 31st October 2020 and 22nd December 2020 – 1st January 2021)

  • 1 pax – $2,620
  • 2 pax – $2,305
  • 3 pax – $2,255
  • 4 pax – $2,070
  • 5 pax – $2,085
  • 6 pax – $1,990
*Prices quoted in USD per person.
 

What’s included:

  • Nairobi airport hotel pick up/drop off transfers
  • Transport in a customized minivan with a pop-out rooftop
  • Services of an experienced English speaking safari tour guide/driver.
  • Stay in economy, comfort or luxury lodges/tented camps
  • Park entrance fees
  • Private game viewing drives
  • All meals on safari
  • Bottled drinking water in the safari vehicle
  • The flying doctors medical, emergency, and rescue cover
  • Government taxes and local levies.