5 Days Masai Mara and Lake Nakuru Safari - Nairobi Safaris
Day 1 : Nairobi - Masai Mara
Black manned lion in Masai Mara reserve
Thompson's gazelles in Maasai Mara
Lake Nakuru is a bird watching safari paradise
07:00 hrs: You will be picked from your Nairobi hotel and drive for
the journey to the Masai Mara. Drive through the agriculturally rich
central highlands of Kenya with stopover at the escarpment to view
the magnificent East African Great Rift Valley. Descend to the floor
of the escarpment to continue on to the Masai Mara arriving in time
for lunch. Afternoon game viewing in search for animals. Dinner and
overnight at Ol-Moran tented Camp.
Day 2: Masai Mara
Whole day spent at Masai Mara exploring the vastness of this
wildlife haven Lions, Cheetahs, Elephants, Buffalos, Zebras
dominates the scene while Antelopes, Warthogs, Wildebeests form
formidable numbers. Masai Mara has the highest concentration of
wildlife per squire kilometre than any other park in the region.
During the months of July to late September is when the migration of
the wildebeest takes place from Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park
to Kenya’s Masai Mara Game Reserve. An optional local Masai Village
visit can be arranged. All meals and overnight at Ol-Moran tented
Day 3: Masai Mara
Whole day spent with game drives in this fabulous park. This day,
there would be an option of Balloon Safari, you will be taken to the
balloon at 7.am,and the ride takes an hour, upon landing you will be
served with Champaign breakfast, and the driver will be waiting for
you. If you want to continue, with the game drive, you will
continue, alternatively you will be taken to the camp, for a short
rest, and then you proceed with a game drive later on.
Meals and overnight at Ol-Moran Tented Camp.
Day 4: Masai Mara - Lake Nakuru National Park
Pre-breakfast game drive, game drive after breakfast. Afterwards
depart for L. Nakuru, you will have Lunch at a stopover hotel in
Narok, whereby you can admire the Masai’s walking around. Later on
depart for Nakuru arriving in the afternoon during this day you will
not enter the park). Dinner and overnight at a budget hotel.
Day 5: Lake Nakuru - Nairobi
After an early breakfast, enjoy a long game drive around the Lake
and into the National Park. The Lake Nakuru hosts the world's
largest concentration of Flamingoes which canopy the edge of this
alkaline Rift Valley. The park also hosts Lions, Giraffe, Warthog,
Leopard, Antelopes etc. Picnic lunch. After lunch, a short game
drive and later on depart for Nairobi.