Experience the best of both worlds combining Masaai Mara and Lake Nakuru National Park. This is a budget safari whereby you will join other people in a van.
You will sleep in Lenchada Tented Tourist camp (http://lenchadatouristcamp.com/) or Rhino tented camp(http://www.rhinotouristcamp.com/en/) . The tents have a toilet, hot shower, bed, linen and mosquito nets.There is also electricity which is on from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm in the evening and from 6:00 am to 8:00 am in the morning.
Day 1: Nairobi to Maasai Mara
At 8 o'clock you will be picked up from your Nairobi Hotel and commence the drive to Maasai Mara. You will pass via the great rift valley view point where you will have a stop over of 10 -15 minutes to view the rift valley. Lunch will be at the camp in Maasai Mara. In the afternoon after you check in depart for a sunset evening game viewing drive in the Mara Reserve (4.00 to 6.00 p.m). Return back to the camp for buffet dinner ending with good time for resting at Miti Mingi camp or similar. (The tents have toilet, shower, bed, linen and mosquito nets. Electricity is provided from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm in the evening. Also from 6:00 am to 8:00 am in the morning).
Masai Mara Reserve is the most popular tourism destination in Kenya. Located in the Great Rift Valley in primarily open grassland. Wildlife is most concentrated on the reserve’s western escarpment. Its regarded as the jewel of Kenya’s wildlife Viewing areas.
Day 2: Full Day Game Drive in Masai Mara Reserve
At around 7:00 am after breakfast, you will leave for a full day exploring Masai Mara in search of the Big Five and the annual wildebeest’s migration alone involves over 1.5 million animals arriving in July and departing in November. The phenomenal wildebeest migration which is a spectacular event only seen in Maasai mara is the seventh wonder of the world.. At midday, You will have picnic lunch in the park which is provided by us. You will visit the site of the yearly wildebeest migration and see the resident crocodiles and hippos sited at the banks of Mara river, then continue with the game drive of the Mara reserve
Day 3: Depart Maasai Mara to Nakuru
Early breakfast then checkout followed by a short morning game drive in Mara Reserve. Thereafter commence drive to Nakuru. Upon arrival at 6pm you will spend the night at the Matfam Resort www.lanetmatfamresort.co.ke and have dinner there.
Day 4 : Nakuru to Nairobi
You will have an early breakfast then checkout and depart by 7am to straight to the park. Its a small park with magnificent, rare white rhinos which form part of the Big five animals. There is also a possibility to see the pink flamingos . The game drive lasts 3 hours, after which you depart on a 3-hour drive back. Lunch will be on the way in a traveler's motel.
You will be dropped to your hotel within Nairobi.
The price is
USD 460 per person.
- 3 Nights accommodation
- All Park entrance fees Mara and Nakuru
- All meals as per itinerary
- All Transport in a van with a pop roof for easy game viewing.
- Our assistance at any point.
- Bottled water
- Pickup and drop off to your hotel within Nairobi city centre
- Drinks e.g alcohol
- Maasai village @ 20 USD per person
- Balloon Safari @ 380 USD per person which is done on day 2 early in the morning and then continue with the normal program of the day.
- Pick up and drop off to airport/ hotel not within Nairobi city centre at an extra fee