This is a group safari to Maasai Mara Game Reserve. The safari begins with pick up from Nairobi at a central location (Muindi Mbingu Street) or picks up from hotels within the Nairobi CBD or Westland's area near the highway for easy pickup.
The safari is in a 4 x 4 Landcruiser jeep and you will spend the night in a tented camp which is all ensuite with a bathroom, flushing toilet, and bed.
Pickup or drop off at the airport/ hotel, not within the city center/ Westland's area at an extra small fee of 20 USD
( Number of people per group is 8.)
At 8 am, you will be picked up from your hotel within the city centre/Westland area and commence the drive to Maasai Mara via the Great Rift Valley view point where you will have a breathtaking view of the floor of the rift valley. Lunch will be at a restaurant on the way. In the evening at 4.30pm depart for a sunset game viewing drive in the Maasai Mara National Reserve where chances of seeing the big cats is extremely high.
Return back to the camp/lodge for a sumptuous buffet dinner ending with good time for resting.
Maasai Mara Reserve is the most popular tourism destination in Kenya. Located in the Great Rift Valley in primarily open grassland. Wildlife is most concentrated on the reserve’s western escarpment. Its regarded as the jewel of Kenya’s wildlife Viewing areas. The annual wildebeest’s migration alone involves over 1.5 million animals arriving in July and departing in November. Hardly can a visitor miss to spot the big five. The phenomenal wildebeest migration which is a spectacular event only seen in Maasai Mara is the wonder of the world.
Dinner and Overnight in Miti mingi Camp/ Similar
Have breakfast at 6:30 am and at 7 pm, leave for a full day game viewing in the park. On this day, spend the full day exploring Masai Mara in search of the big five, hippos and Nile crocodile. Thereafter, go for picnic lunch in park under a croton tree shade overlooking the vast landscape of the park.
Optional: In the evening, Visit the local Masai village for a Masai cultural tour at USD20. Learn about the Masai community and interact with the local Masai people.
A balloon safari at a discounted USD 380 per person can can be organized early morning on this day then proceed with the normal program. It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place: the great migration. This is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (in Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are the predators of the savanna – lions, cheetahs, jackals, hyenas and vultures.
Dinner and Overnight in Miti Mingi Camp/ Similar
You will enjoy the last early morning game drive in Mara Reserve followed by breakfast. Thereafter commence drive back to Nairobi. On arrival you will be dropped at the city centre/hotel within the city centre.