The Masai Mara is Kenya’s arguably the most famous reserve. It’s smooth grass carpeted hills and plains dotted with flat topped acacia trees are full of rich faunal diversity, fulfilling the expectations of any visitor searching the African landscape for the BIG 5. Located west of the Great Rift Valley, Mara is a natural extension of the Serengeti plains in the neighboring Tanzania. The Mara River, the reserve’s backbone traverses north to south. This course is the natural barrier crossed each year by large migratory heard of wildebeest and zebra which march across the two parks in search of pasture, crossing en route, the crocodile infested Mara River. Coupled with ever watchful predatory cats in the midst, the annual migration is a risky affair and fraught with peril. Morning and evening game drives through the Mara-reserve gives you a chance of spotting a diverse array of wildlife including elephants, giraffe, black rhino, cheetah, gazelle, buffalo, hippo and other various herbivores and bird species.
DAY 1: NAIROBI/MASAI MARA (L,D)
After breakfast, we pick you up from your hotel at 08:00AM. At 08:30hrs, we depart for Masai Mara Game Reserve via the Great Rift Valley view point to view the Escarpment. Descend the escarpment and drive to Narok-town where you will stop for lunch. After lunch proceed to Masai Mara arriving in good time for game drive en-route to your self-contain camp
Masai Mara is famous for its black manned lions and yearly migration of wildebeests. Game viewing in the afternoon is guaranteed.
Dinner and overnight at Lenchanda Camp / or Similar (Full board Accommodation)
DAYS 2: MASAI MARA – WHOLE DAY (B,L,D)
A full day spent game viewing a cross the rich savannah grassland and rolling hills. The famous Mara is renowned for its great herds of plain game, black-manned lions, leopard and cheetah but also contains numerous elephants and virtually every type of wildlife to be found here in the Mara.
All meals and overnight at Lenchanda CAMP/ or similar (Full Board Accommodation – B, L, D)
DAY 3: MASAI MARA/ NAKURU- (B, L, D)
Early morning breakfast followed by game drive en route leave Masai mara for Lake Nakuru- a soda lake Arriving late in the evening. Famously Lake Nakuru attracts vast numbers of fabulously colored pink flamingos to its shallow waters. Hippo, various animals, black rhinos, giraffe, lion, leopards and a profusion of birds are also present at the lake.
Dinner and overnight at Golden palace hotel or Similar (Full Board Accommodation – B, L, D
DAY 4: NAKURU -NAIROBI- (B, L,)
Early morning breakfast at your hotel later proceed for game drive in search of the wildlife
Later in the afternoon leave Lake Nakuru for Nairobi. Drop you back to the airport to catch your flight back at home or extent your trip to Zanzibar /Mombasa or place of your choice
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