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8 Day Kenya & Masai Mara Safari

StartNairobi (Kenya)
EndNairobi (Kenya)
Duration: 8 Days
Style of Tour :
From
ZAR 21725.00AUD 1,939.73CAD 1,740.79EURO 1,291.62GBP 1,096.12USD 1,356.12

Experience the Masai Mara with its abundant wildlife and Masai warriors.  Visit an authentic Masai Village and absorb the ancient customs and traditions of these semi-nomadic tribesmen. Take in the Great Rift Valley and experience flocks of pink flamingo, pelican and fish eagle on the shores of Lake Nakuru.

Countries visitingKenya
Trip ID:DTYGOK
Accommodation on tour:Camping

Highlights

  • Masai Mara National Reserve
  • Lake Nakuru National Park
  • Big 5 Game Drives
  • Flamingos
  • Lake Naivasha
  • Hells Gate National Park
  • Visit a traditional Masai Village
  • Masai Mara National Park Big 5 Game Drives
  • Great East African Rift Valley

Below is the basic day to day brief,

The Full downloadable Itinerary is at the bottom of this window,

Please download the dossier should you want more detailed information on the route and tour.


Day 1: Nairobi

Today our adventure begins in Nairobi with a welcome meeting at 6pm. If you arrive early there are various optional activities to take part in.

Meals: None

Accommodation: Hotel

Optional Activities: Karen Blixon Museum, National Museum, Bomas of Kenya, national Park Safari Walk, Giraffe Center

Day 2: Lake Nakuru

Today we drive north-west to the magnificent views of the Great Rift Valley, Lake Naivasha and Elementaita to Lake Nakuru National Park where we can spot a large variety of wildlife. We can see the big 5. Our camp is based outside of the park. Accommodation can be upgraded here.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Included Activity: Overland vehicle game drive

Accommodation: Camping (with facilities)

Day 3: Lake Naivasha

Today our journey takes us to a village close by with our guide. We take a drive from Lake Nakuru to our camp close to Naivasha. There is a lot of hippos and fascinating bird species in the area. Tonight we have a basic campsite and there may be an option to upgrade to a room. There is WiFi at the bar.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Included Activities: Lake Nakuru – village

Accommodation: Camping (with facilities)

Day 4: Lake Naivasha

Today we have some time at our own leisure where we can enjoy some of the optional activities on offer. We can explore Hells Gate National Park or take a boat across Lake Naivasha.

Meals:  Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Optional Activities: Bike hire, Boat trip, Game walk in Crater Lake Game Sanctuary, Hells Gate National Park

Day 5: Loita Hills Masai Village

We travel from Lake Naivasha to Loita Hills, stopping over in Narok to gather some supplies. Loita Hills is the home of the Masai Tribe. We set up our tents and then we are joined by a local Masai elder who will give us an interesting talk about the culture and history of the Masai people. We will be shown around a traditional Masai home and where their cattle is kept. Tonight we stay in a bush camp.

Meals:  Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Included Activities: Cultural talk and village visit

Accommodation: Camping (with basic facilities)

Day 6: Masai Mara National Reserve

Today we travel from Loita hills to Masai Mara with it’s vast open plains and abundant wildlife. We set up camp outside of the park and have some lunch, then we take 4 x 4 vehicles for a game drive through the Mara.

Meals:  Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Included Activities: Masai Mara 4 x 4 Game Drive

Accommodation: Camping (with facilities)

Day 7: Masai Mara National Reserve

Today we enjoy a full day game drive in the Masai Mara National Park where we can see a multitude of wildlife. We have the chance to take an optional balloon ride at sunrise to see the early morning game herds from above. After landing there is a lovely bush breakfast before returning to camp.

Meals:  Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Included Activity: Masai Mara 4 x 4 Game Drive

Optional Activities: Balloon Ride

Day 8: Nairobi

Today we leave the stunning African bush and make our way to Nairobi where our tour comes to an end.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

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Note : Itineraries do change, please speak to your consultant for the latest up to date itinerary for your travel period .

Approx. tour cost in
ZAR 21725.00AUD 1,939.73CAD 1,740.79EURO 1,291.62GBP 1,096.12USD 1,356.12

Trip Price -                    ZAR 21 725 per person sharing

Single Supplement -    ZAR 2 940 (optional)

 Prices for this tour are seasonal dependent, please speak to your consultant for up-to-date pricing for your travel period.                

 

  • Fully equipped Overland vehicle
  • Accommodation is in twin share dome tents in designated campsites
  • All entrance fees and permits
  • Meals as per full itinerary
  • Activities as per itinerary
  • All items of a personal nature
  • sleeping bag required
  • Travel insurance and visas
  • Beverages
  • Snacks
  • Souvenirs, tips
  • Optional activities (see list on Itinerary for complete breakdown).
This tour has a duration of: 8 Days

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