Home to the great migration of the yearly wildebeest across the Mara River on the border of Kenya and Tanzania, the Masai Mara is one of the most gifted places in Africa with over 450 species of animals scattered along the plains. On this trip you are assured of a relaxing getaway and to see the 5 Five of Africa.
Day 1: Transfer to Masai Mara Game Reserve
Day 2: Morning Game Drive, Cultural Experience, Evening Game Drive
Day 3: Transfer to Nairobi
Luxury: Olara Mara Kempenski
Mid Range: Keekorok Lodge
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Airport / Client Hotel|
|DEPARTURE TIME||7.00 AM|
|WEAR||Comfortable light clothing, closed shoes, do not forget your sweater or jacket|
|Travel Budget||Budget, Luxury, Mid Range|
Day 1: Transfer to the Masai Mara Game Reserve
Enjoy an early breakfast as you will be picked up from Airport or residence in Nairobi at 7:00am. You will drive to the Maasai Mara Reserve named after the Maasai, Kenya’s famous cattle-herding nomads. The Masai Mara a wide open grasslands with a river flowing through it making it animal paradise. You are bound to see wildebeests, zebras, lions, and elephants.
Arrive in Masai Mara in time for lunch, after lunch embark on an evening Game drive when the sun is setting and animals are more active. The scenary is majestic as the sun sets over the grasslands. Return to your accommodation for dinner and overnight slumber. Please note that the final hour of the journey can be straining due to the road conditions as you approach the park. There is an option to fly to the Masai Game Reserve for those who do not wish to travel by road.
Day 2: Morning game drive, Masai Cultural Experience and Evening Game Drive
Spend the day in Masai Mara, Kenya’s most popular game reserve where you will have the best opportunity of spotting the Big Five animals. There are two options of Game drives, with the Either going out with picnic lunch boxes to spend entire day in the park, or you can choose to have early morning and late afternoon game drives with a break for hot lunch and freshening up at the lodge. You will also have the option of visiting a local Masai village in the evening to learn about their traditions..Afterward head out for another evening sundowner game drive as you enjoy the sunset on the African plains. Later return to the lodge to freshen up and await dinner.
Day 3: Transfer to Nairobi/Airport
Early Morning breakfast at your camp check out of the camp and park and drive to Nairobi arriving in time for lunch. Lunch at carnivore afterwards drop off at your respective hotel or airport.