5 Days Budget Camping, Nakuru , Naivasha , Masai Mara (#1 of 24)5 Days Budget Camping, Nakuru , Naivasha , Masai Mara (#1 of 24)
5 Days Lake Nakuru, Lake Naivasha, Masai Mara Camping Safari
5 days safari to the world famous Bird Sanctuary of Lake Nakuru, then South over the Mau Escarpment to Kenya's greatest concentration of wildlife the Masai Mara is the most Kenya's most popular game park, with the high chances of seeing all the big five and many other species of game. This is where the great wildebeest migration is a spectacle to behold for any would be visitor to Kenya mainly from July to October every year.Masai Mara has been named as the 7th wonders of the world because of the great wildebeest migration. We also have the walking safari as well as balloon safari in masai mara.
Day 1:Nairobi - Lake Nakuru
Pick up time from YMCA as from 07:30 - 08:30am.This will take you like 2.5hrs to get to Lake Nakuru,on the way you stop at great rift valley view point to take the photos.After the photos proceed on to Lake Nakuru arrving around 10:30am.Check in the park and the entire day game viewing at Lake Nakuru National Park, where you will have a chance to visit a unique sanctuary catering for a sizeable number of the endangered rhinocerous and the Rothschild giraffe. Waterbucks as well as the predators such as the lion and leopard are common at the park. Also to be seen is a myriad different variety of birdlife in and around the lake. Flamingoes are also plenty at the lake.On this day you will have your lunch at the picnic site at the top of criff as you view the back drop of the Lake.After lunch proceed for another game drive which takes you untill around 1800hrs,then leave the park and head to the Hotel or in the Guest house for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Lake Nakuru - Lake Naivasha
After breakfast leave Lake Nakuru and head to Lake Naivasha,this is also a fresh water lake which is also inhabited by birds and other game,have the boat ride in Lake Naivasha.The whole day spend in Naivasha dinner and overnight in Fish eagle camp
Day 3: Lake Naivasha - Masai Mara
After breakfast depart Naivasha in the morning and drive down the escarpment via the floor of the Great Rift Valley, to arrive at Maasai Mara Game Reserve in time for lunch,after lunch proceed for afternoon game drive.This will take you untill 1830hrs. Dinner and overnight at a camp
Day 4: Masai Mara full day
The whole day explore the parks amazingly high concentration of game. This game reserve is Kenya's finest wildlife sanctuary. Including migrants, well over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. Mara plains are filled with migrating wildebeest and zebra, there is also resident wildlife year round.The Mara's gentle fertile climate bounded by The Rift, offers perhaps the richest stocked reserve set within some 1672 sq kms - an unlimited spectacle of wildlife. Located 268 kms west of Nairobi, the emphasis here is on game. Herds of immense Elephants, browse among Lion, Buffalo, Thompson's Gazelle, Zebra and Topi. You may occasionally sight a Rhino or Leopard. In the Mara River Hippos play and Crocs bask on the banks. The annual migration of a million Wildebeest follows the rains north.After exploring the park return to the camp for dinner and overnight.
This is the same day you can do the balloon safari in the morning as from 06:00am untill 08:00am,then after landing you will picked after having your bush breakfast and proceed for the whole day game drive as the program above.
After exploring the park return to the camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Masai Mara - Nairobi
After breakfast you can either have an early morning game drive as from 06:00am untill 09:30am,return to the camp for the breakfast as you check out and head back to Nairobi arriving late afternoon with a drop off to your hotel.