5-Day Magical Choices to L Naivasha/L Nakuru/Masai Mara

Overview

While in a Kenya safari for 5 days, you will experience vast Savannah teeming with the Big Five, lakes filled with colorful birds, plus forests and parks populated by rhinos, leopards, giraffes and more. This safari in Kenya is a celebration of Africa’s variety, and will take you cool blueness of Lakes (Lake Naivasha and lake Nakuru) filled with flamingos and hippos to lions and wildebeests in Masai Mara Plains. Our African tour offers the ultimate variety of Kenya’s wildlife.

Day 1: Pick up and transfer from Nairobi to Lake Naivasha

Pick up from the airport or hotel and driving to Lake Naivasha with a stopover at Great Rift valley escarpment for 20-30 mins. After that we proceed with a stop at Hell’s Gate National, the park, which is mainly, comprised of Savannah ecosystem harbors a wide variety of wildlife including birds like; vultures, Verreaux’s Eagles, augur buzzard, swifts. Wildlife include; African buffalo, zebra, eland, hartebeest, Thomson’s gazelle, and baboons are also common. The park is also home to klipspringer antelope. Later Evening, you can have a boat ride at blue-lake Naivasha (optional)

Dinner and overnight at Enashipai Resort and Spa.

Meal plan: All meals included, drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 2: Leave Lake Naivasha and transfer to Lake Nakuru National Park

After breakfast, we then drive to Lake Nakuru National Park, regarded by avid birders’ as the greatest World ornithological spectacle on the Earth. The Park is famous for its millions of pink flamingoes lining on the lake shore. The Park is also Sanctuary to the Black Rhino, White Rhino and the Rothschild Giraffe. Bird life include common species like the lesser and Greater Flamingoes, African fish Eagle, Tawny Eagle, Green Wood Hoopoes, Cliff Chat, Great White and Pink Backed Pelicans plus other intra- African Migrants.

Arrive in time for lunch and check in your Lodge. Proceed for an afternoon game drive in this park that has a dense population of other wildlife before returning back to Lodge for dinner and overnight stay.

Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge.

Meal plan: All meals included, drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 3: Lake Nakuru National Park to Masai Mara National Reserve

After Breakfast we depart to Masai Mara Game Reserve, the landscape has grassy plains and rolling hills, and is crossed by the Mara and Talek rivers thus been one of the few places left on earth where wildlife still lives comparatively undisturbed, in the numbers that once roamed the plains and forests of Africa. Its animals include lions, cheetahs, elephants, zebras and hippos. Wildebeest traverse its plains during their annual migration. Arrive in time for lunch then have an afternoon game drive to enjoy the incredible wildlife in Masai Mara National reserve. Retire and proceed to your lodge for dinner, relaxation and overnight.

Dinner and overnight: Ilkeliani luxury tented camp.

Meal plan: All meals included, drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 4: Masai Mara Plains Exploration

Spend another 02 full days in Masai Mara with unlimited game drives in the Reserve exploring the park in search of the big 5 – Optional balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost of US$ 450 per person. Dinner and overnight stay at overnight stay Ilkeliani tented camp.

The Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to believe: over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. You will easily see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephant. It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place. This is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are the predators of the savanna- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures.

Dinner and overnight: Ilkeliani luxury tented camp.

Meal plan: All meals included, drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 5: Masai Mara National reserve – Nairobi

Wake up early morning for yet another extended morning game drive in Masai Mara as you escape to Nairobi after you marvelous Kenya safari.

Return back to the camp for late breakfast. We depart Mara for the return journey back to Nairobi with en-route lunches. Safari ends in Nairobi at approximately 1630 hrs. Drop off your hotel or airport.

Dinner and overnight: No accommodation

Meal plan: Breakfast & Lunch included, drinking water (Other drinks & dinner not included)

Inclusions

  • Transportation in either 4X4 Safari Van or 4X4 Safari Land Cruiser all with Pop up roof & AC
  • 1 Gorilla tracking permit
  • Fuel
  • Professional English Speaking driver guide. (Any other foreign language speaking guide can be arranged on request.)
  • Activity fees of the tourist activities mentioned
  • Bottled water while on safari
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Roundtrip airport transfer
  • Meals (As specified in the day-by-day section)
  • Drinks (As specified in the day-by-day section)

Safari Exclusions

  • General tips for the driver guide, site guides and service staff at the lodges
  • Laundry Services
  • Other Beverages / drinks of personal nature like Alcohol
  • International Flights (Arranged on request)
  • Domestic Flights (Arranged on request)
  • Visas
  • Optional Activity fees
  • Other extras not mentioned in the Itinerary
  • Airport Transfer (Arranged on request)






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Best time to visit Kenya

Kenya is open all-year-long, the best wildlife viewing months in Kenya are during the Dry season from late June to October.

The wildebeest migration usually reaches the Masai Mara in August and remains until October when they move back to the Serengeti in Tanzania.

 June to October –Dry Season. Wildlife is easier to spot.

July to October are the best months to see the wildebeest migration It gets very busy and crowded in the most popular parks.

November to May –Wet Season

The scenery is beautiful and green Rates drop because it’s the low season.