Arguably the jewel of Kenya’s Wildlife Sanctuaries, Masai Mara hosts the annual wildebeest(gnu) and zebra migration of over 2 million animals between Kenya and Tanzania during the months of June-October.
The 3-day Masai Mara Lodge Safari tour is having a close encounter with the wildlife population of the region. You can spot Lion, Cheetah, Elephant, Buffalo and several other jungle beasts on your safari trail very easily. Safari accommodation is at the lodges
Day 1: Nairobi – Masai Mara
Pick up from your hotel at 0730 hrs and drive via the scenic Great Rift Valley, to the Mara Reserve arriving in good time for lunch. Afternoon game drive is taken. Dinner and overnight at Mara Simba Lodge.
Day 2: Masai Mara
Full day spent exploring the park in search of the Big 5. Optional hot air Balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost of $ 450 per person. Dinner and overnight at Mara Simba lodge .
The Masai Mara Game Reserve is arguably Kenya’s most popular game sanctuary. It is the most famous and most visited game reserve in Kenya. The film ‘Out of Africa’ was made to a great extent in this reserve. Virtually every type of wildlife can be seen at the Mara. A spectacle worth seeing is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest, zebra and gazelle from Serengeti plains across the Tanzania border and the Mara River to reach Masai Mara grazing fields from late June. The dramatic crossing of the river and the preying on the migrants by predators can be viewed from early July to August. The reserve abounds with birdlife since dose to about 452 species have been recorded. Hot air balloon safaris are readily available in this park
Day 3: Masai Mara – Nairobi
Morning game drives then drive to Nairobi via Narok; we stop to browse in the bustling, vibrant Masai markets to buy curios and handicrafts before continuing to Nairobi where our safari ends.
– Transport in 8 seater tour van with pop up roof, fitted with Hi-Fi radio
– All park entrance fees
– All government taxes and levies
– 3 meals a day – ( vegetarian and non – vegetarian ).
– Game drives
– One litre mineral water a day while on safari
– Drivers allowances
– Airport transfers
– international airfare & flights
– Airport departure tax
– Travel insurance
– Visa and passport fees
– Masai Mara village visit – $25 per entry
– First and last night accommodation in Nairobi
– Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and beverages in camp.