The Masai Mara Game Reserve is famous for its grand displays of animal life, landscapes, and native culture. Once you’ve been to the Mara, you can say you have seen Africa.
(Appx: 265kms- 5-6 hrs.)
You shall be collected from your Nairobi area hotel / Nairobi airport / Nairobi residence.
Commence the safari journey to the Masai Mara Game reserve, Kenya’s finest wildlife haven.
The Nairobi -Maasai Mara drive is via the panoramic Great Rift Valley with views of subsistence farmlands and local community settlements.
Along the safari route – there shall be stops to view interesting attractions including the Great Rift Valley escarpment.
At the rift valley escarpment – you shall descend to the floors of the rift valley for a further drive through Masai country as we progress to the Mara.
Arrival at the Masai Mara shall be in time for lunch. Later proceed for an afternoon game viewing drive.
Overnight at the safari Lodge or camp of your choice.
The Mara as is popularly known remains the most exciting wildlife eco-system in the Natural world.
Masai Mara reserve hosts the highest and varied concentration of wild animals than any other park in the region.
The scenic appeal of this tree studded savannah plains, its moderate climate and diversity of wild game species makes it a one stop shop for game viewing activities.
We shall traverse the reserve on a full day of unlimited game viewing encountering the big five and more of the lesser game.
You shall visit the Mara River where you may watch hippos & crocodiles or maybe the great migration (During July –October months)
Overnight at the lodge or camp of your choice.
Today is a day of unlimited game drives – explore as much as you wish or take time to relax – the choice is yours. Just let your driver/guide know what you’d like to do.
The Masai Mara is known for offering the most diverse wildlife in the region and sightings of lions are not uncommon. We’ll be tracking for elephant, buffalo, rhino and herds of wildebeest and zebra.
We’ll visit the Mara River, site of the massive influx of animals during the migrating season. Here at the river, we’ll look for hippos and crocodiles, while in the hills, lions lie in wait for the hordes of grazers invading the reserve.
If you wish you can take an optional visit to a nearby Masai village to meet the tribe’s people and learn about their culture and their lives. You might even partake in their famous jumping dance.
Another optional treat is an early morning balloon safari over the park as the sun lights up the forests, savannah, and hills. The sight of the park coming to life is a never-to-be-forgotten experience. Just ask your driver/guide for details – he’ll be happy to make all the arrangements.
Dinner and overnight at the safari lodge or tented camp of your choice.
(265 km – Approx. 6 hrs.)
Early morning wildlife viewing drives at the Masai Mara. Depart for Nairobi with a lunch stop on the way.
Arrive Nairobi in the late afternoon. Drop off at your Nairobi area hotel /Nairobi airport /Nairobi residence.