5 Days Mara and the Lakes

Booking Options for this Tour

This option comes with basic accommdation suitable for those who want budget safaris. Transportation is done in a normal safari van. For more information see includes and exludes section below.

This option provides luxury accommodation in Lodges or Luxury tented camps with transportation in a normal safari van. For more information see includes and exludes section below

This option is designed for those who want to travel in Luxury 4 x 4 Landcrusier for transportation as well as having accommodation in Luxury Tented Camps or Lodges.

Day by Day Itinerary

Day 01: Nairobi - Masai Mara 
After breakfast, we will pick you up from your Nairobi hotel. 
Depart for the Masai Mara Game Reserve, stopping at the view point of the Great Rift Valley and at Narok town for lunch. Arrive in time for a late afternoon/early evening game drive in this ‘big game country’ famed worldwide for it’s high animal concentration, abundance and variety. Dinner and overnight at the campsite. 

Day 02: Masai Mara 
Early breakfast then proceed for a full day of tracking game with your guide in this park whose landscape is savannah grassland on rolling hills. Virtually every type of animal is found in the Mara, which has an extensive road, and track network, which allows excellent photography and viewing opportunities, making it the best and most visited park in Kenya. We will cater for a picnic lunch at the hippo pool. In the evening, drive back to the campsite for dinner and overnight. 

Day 03: Masai Mara - Lake Naivasha 
Early morning hot cup of coffee/tea at 0630hrs, then proceed on your final pre-breakfast game drive. Return to the campsite at 1000hrs for a late breakfast then depart for Lake Naivasha with hot lunch at Narok to arrive for a relaxing walk through Hell's Gate National Park and enjoy the geothermal tower. 
Stay for dinner and overnight stay at campsite. 

Day 04: Lake Naivasha - Lake Nakuru 
After breakfast 0900hrs, you will leave for Lake Nakuru to arrive for a game drive in Nakuru Park, which has prolific bird life including flamingos, white pelicans and the marabou stork among others. Waterbuck and Cape buffalo can be seen near the shoreline. Rothschild’s giraffe and the white rhino are additional attraction among other species of plains game and cats like lion. With luck you may spot leopard, which is rather elusive. You will return to camp for dinner and overnight. 

Day 05: Lake Nakuru-Nairobi 
Enjoy another last game drive at 0630-1000hrs at Lake Nakuru National Park. Return to camp/Hotel for breakfast and depart with picnic lunches en-route for Nairobi to arrive in the city in the early evening. 

Those interested in combining this tour with a beach holiday in Mombasa, the train departs every Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Remember, you can combine the tour with also mountaineering, Tanzania, walking and cultural tours too. Please do not hesitate to inquire with our reservations desk for further information. 

 

 
Inclusions
  • Transport in a safari-designed vehicle
  • All park entrance fees
  • Full board accommodation whilst on safari
  • Services of our professional driver/guide
Exclusions
  • Transport in a safari-designed vehicle
  • International air transportation to and from Nairobi
  • Expenses of personal nature such as visas, travel/baggage insurance, laundry, beverages, tips etc.
  • Christmas, New Year and Easter supplements
  • Drinks
  • Cultural visits e.g. To Maasai villages
  • Hotel accommodation in Nairobi before and after the safari