4 Days Masai Mara & Lake Nakuru Group Joining Safari
Fascinating group safari to the famous Masai Mara for game viewing and spotting the big five; then afterwards goes to Lake Nakuru for flamingos and birding as well as seeing the endangered white rhino. Accommodation is based on budget but comfortable and clean camps and transport in shared safari minibus.
.Transport in shared Safari Van customized for game viewing
.Professional tour guide/driver
.Accommodation in budget camps during the safari
.Meals on Full Board (As specified in the day-by-day section)
.All activities (Unless labeled as optional)
.Roundtrip airport transfer
.Drinking water (On all days)
.Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
.Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
.Tips (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
Balloon ride Early in the Morning – $450
Enjoy balloon safari with champagne breakfast. This is a rare opportunity to get a bird’s-eye-view of miles of rolling plains and the herds of animals that call it home and stalk its corners as you glide gently above the treetops.
Visit to a Maasai Village – $20
Maasai warriors are famously known as the proud nomadic tribe whose legendary prowess in battle and single-handed acts of bravery in fights with the wild animals are known across the world. This visit gives a good tour of Maasai culture and you will be welcomed with a sing and dance presentation, which forms part of their daily lives and sacred rituals.
Day 1: Nairobi / Masai Mara
0800hrs departure from Nairobi and transfer to Masai Mara. Being a long drive, stop at the scenic Great Rift Valley view point for a view of the escarpment and a photo session. Proceed to Mara via Narok Town arriving for lunch at the camp. Afternoon game drive within the park which is famously known for the big five and migration of wildebeest (seasonal). Animals that are easily spotted include elephant, buffalo, lion, and bird species and plains game.
Transfer back to accommodation in the evening for rest and dinner. Overnight: Budget Camp Meal plan: Lunch, dinner, breakfast
Day 2: Masai Mara
Breakfast at 0700hrs then proceed for a morning game drive to see the park when most active Break for lunch at camp or alternatively carry packed picnic lunch to eat during game drives Afternoon game drive to explore the new 8th wonder of the world Cultural visit to a Maasai village can be organized at a small extra cost Balloon safaris are available on request and take place early in the morning before sunrise More optional activities are available at the camp such as guided nature walks, night game viewing, etc..
Evening transfer back to accommodation for dinner and rest Overnight: Budget Camp Meal plan: Lunch, dinner, breakfast
Day 3: Masai Mara - Lake Nakuru
Early breakfast followed by morning game drives to see the park one last time before departure; as well as also spot some early risers; after morning game drive, exit the park for a drive to Lake Nakuru carrying packed picnic lunch. Arrive at Lake Nakuru in the late afternoon and transfer to your hotel for rest as you wait for dinner to be served. Your budget hotel is equipped with a swimming pool where you can cool off in the evening.
Overnight: Budget Hotel Meal plan: Lunch, dinner, breakfast
Day 4: Lake Nakuru / Nairobi
Breakfast followed by departure into the park for game viewing. Animals and birds that are easy to spot include flamingo, pelican, stork, white rhino, buffalo, giraffe, warthog and others. Enjoy brisk walking by the shores of the lake to enjoy the cool breeze. Lake Nakuru is very scenic during the early morning with the shimmering lake lined with pink flamingos Have picnic lunch within the park as you enjoy game viewing. Exit from park at 1600hrs and drive back to Nairobi arriving in 2 ½ or 3 hours drive. On arrival, transfer to preferred hotel for overnight / Airport for your next flight