5 days Mara & Nakuru
Day 1: Nairobi> Masai Mara. Pick up from your hotel for a journey to the south along the Great Rift Valley. Then we drive to Narok trading city of the Masai and have lunch here in a local restaurant. We continue the trip up the “western wall” and enter the land of Hemingway’s “Serengeti Plains”. Arrival in the afternoon and drive to the campsite / lodge enoute with a game drive in the Masai Mara game reserve. Dinner and overnight at the campsite / lodge.
Day 2: Masai Mara. Today we spend a whole day in this very famous park on this rich tree-strewn grassland and rolling hills. The famous mara is known for its large herds of wildlife. Black-maned lions, leopards and cheetahs, but also includes large numbers of elephants and almost every kind of animal that can be found in the wild in Kenya. All meals and overnight at the campsite / lodge.
Day 3: Masai Mara. After an early breakfast we depart from the camp / lodge for an early morning game drive until lunch time, returning to the camp / lodge for lunch. Afternoon optional nature walk or a visit to a nearby Masai village, return to the campsite / lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Masai Mara> Lake Nakuru. Today an extra early game drive in the park before breakfast, back to the campsite / lodge for breakfast then we leave the park to make our way to Lake Nakuru National park. Lunch on the way. Arrival in Nakuru for dinner and overnight at budget hotel or lodge.
Day 5: Lake Nakuru> Nairobi. After an early breakfast, we will go for an extended morning game drive into Lake Nakuru National Park, known for its millions of flamingos and other water birds. After lunch we will return to Nairobi arriving in the late afternoon.
Options: join group camping safari with overnight stay in budget tents: 490 euro p.p
Private safari for 2 persons p.p. middle class lodges 1205 euro p.p
4 persons private safari 1040 euros p.p
These are high season lodge prices. Always ask for the price of the month in which you travel.