3 Days Safari tour itinerary for Nairobi & Masai Mara: Meet The Wildebeests In Kenya
Nairobi, Masai Mara
Behold the ecosystem holding one of the highest lion densities in the world and this is where over two million wildebeest, zebra, and Thompsons Gazelle migrate annually. It hosts over 95 species of mammals and 570 recorded species of birds and is considered the 7th wonder of the new world.
Nairobi City to Masai Mara Game Reserve
Depart from the capital of Kenya, Nairobi, and drive down the escarpment via the floor of the scenic Great Rift Valley with the Kenyan guide/driver.
Arrive at Masai Mara Game Reserve in time for lunch in the afternoon.
Check into the luxurious lodge or basic permanent tents that are self-contained and fitted with feature beds and en suite bathroom areas.
In the evening 4 pm, take your first thrilling game drive in the Masai Mara game reserve, one of East Africa’s top safari destinations.
At 6 pm, return to the lodge for dinner and overnight stay. In the night you can hear a chorus of different animal sounds as they communicate with each other in the darkness – more than enough reason to visit.
Relish an evening sundowners cocktail as you view the sun go down is a good way to end the day at an extra cost
Return in the evening for dinner and overnight at the Camp/ Lodge.
Masai Mara Game Reserve – Kenya
After breakfast leave for a full day game drive with picnic lunch at Mara river migration bridge area. This day is spent game viewing in Kenya’s finest wildlife park, the Masai Mara National Reserve. The morning and afternoon game drives take you in search of Africa’s Big Five and the plethora of other wildlife inhabiting this vast Kenyan game reserve.
Early morning Masai Mara hot air balloon safari can be arranged at extra cost.
Return in the evening for dinner and overnight at the Camp/Lodge.
Masai Mara to Nairobi – Kenya
Start the day with an early morning game drive from 6.30 am to 9.00 am you might be lucky to witness hunting.
At an extra cost, a bush breakfast can be arranged followed by a visit to the Masai village to conclude your Masai Mara safari experience.
Depart from the safari lodge/camp at 10 am and take an en-route game drive through the Masai Mara Reserve on day three.
Then return to bustling Nairobi, arriving at about 16:00 in the afternoon. This unforgettable 3-Day Masai Mara Safari ends upon arrival back in Nairobi.
Full board accommodation whilst on safari.
Meal plan as described.
Accommodation in double/twin/triple room sharing.
All park entrance fees to include government taxes and service of an English, French or German speaking professional Kenyan driver/guide.
Game drives as detailed in the itinerary.
Exclusive transport in a safari tour mini bus 4 x 4 with a game viewing roof hatch and UHF radio.
Items of a personal nature.
Wherever you go in the vast Masai Mara, you will see a frequent amount of wildlife such as Masai giraffe, baboons, warthogs, bat-eared foxes, grey jackals, spotted hyena, topis, impala, hartebeests, wildebeest. Elephants, buffaloes, zebras and hippos are also found in great numbers. It is also common to see lions either basking after a heavy meal or surveying the plains for their next meal. Cheetahs and leopards are harder to spot but reasonably common. The ultimate action here is, without doubt, the annual wildebeest exodus, the Great Migration, in July and August when millions of these grass eaters move north from the Serengeti in search of lusher grass before turning south again in October to December. There is nothing thrilling like a bush dinner to end such an adventurous day at an extra cost. The ecosystem holds one of the highest lion densities in the world and this is where over two million wildebeest, zebra, and Thompsons Gazelle migrate annually. It hosts over 95 species of mammals and 570 recorded species of birds and is considered the 7th wonder of the new world.
What To Carry:
Passport/ID, camera, hat, sunglasses, torch, and clothes.
Residents/citizens must show their ID/passports or residency cards or else will be charged as non-residents.
All documents must be valid.
Nairobi, Masai Mara
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