5 Days Masai Mara-Lake Nakuru-Lake Naivasha
Tour description: This tour is offered by Simba Paka Safaris
5 days Magical Kenya Safari covers 2 nights in Masai Mara 1 night in Lake Nakuru and 1 night in Lake Naivasha it’s an all-inclusive safari with 3 meals a day while on safari accommodation in Masai Mara is in a tented camp with inbuilt modern toilets, hot showers, and generator power supply.
Day 1: Nairobi – Masai Mara
Pick up from your hotel and depart for the Masai Mara Game Reserve. You will travel via the viewpoint of the Great Rift Valley and Narok town for lunch and refueling.
After lunch leaves Narok and drive to the reserve arriving at the camp, Check-in and relax for a few minutes. Proceed for an afternoon game drive, tracking various animal species and birds with your driver/guide. Dinner and overnight at the Camp.
Day 2: Full-day Masai Mara Game drive
After breakfast proceeds on a full day of game viewing within the reserve, the landscape here is scenic savannah grassland on rolling hills.
The reserve is the best park for games in Kenya as it has an extensive road and track network which allows for close-range viewing and photography. Break for your picnic lunch at the hippo pool, looking out for hippos and crocodiles. Continue with the game drive till 1700hrs. Dinner and overnight at the camp.
Day 3: Masai Mara – Lake Nakuru
Early morning pre-breakfast game drive. After breakfast, depart the Mara region for Nakuru, lunch en route, with scenic views of Mt. Longmont, Lake Naivasha, and Lake Elementaita from afar on the main highway. You will arrive in Nakuru town in the evening. Dinner and overnight are at the lodge
Day 4: Lake Nakuru – Lake Naivasha
After breakfast, you will proceed on a game drive in Lake Nakuru Park, known for its prolific bird life including flamingos.
The park contains a sanctuary for the conservation of the white rhino while species like Cape Buffalo and Waterbuck can be seen near the shoreline–enjoy a hot lunch and drive to lake Naivasha–you have an option to take a boat ride in this freshwater lake to go and see hippos and fish eagles at an extra cost. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Lake Naivasha – Nairobi
After breakfast in the hotel have a nature walk in the Hell’s Gate National Park. You may hire bicycles to cycle in this only biking National park in the region. There are over 100 species of birds in the park, including vultures, Augur Buzzard, and Swifts.
African Buffalo, Zebra, Eland, Hartebeest, Thomson’s gazelle, and baboons are also common. The park is also home to Klipspringer Antelope and Chandler’s Mountain Reedbuck–enjoy hot or picnic lunches and later drive back to Nairobi arriving in the afternoon.
Drop back to the Nairobi hotel or Airport.
This safari includes:
- Transport in a safari Land cruiser with an open roof for game viewing
- Accommodation on Fallboard
- Park Entry and legal fees
- Enrooted Lunches
- Bottled drinking mineral Water
- Game drives
- Professional English-speaking guide
This safari excludes:
- Visit Masai village
- Special drinks like alcohol
- Bike hire in Hells gate National park
- Boat ride in Lake Naivasha
- Personal expenses
TOUR OPTION 1: BUDGET ACCOMMODATION GROUP SAFARI
Masai Mara: Mara Spring Camp
Lake Nakuru: Lanet Matfam Resort
Lake Naivasha: Taphe guest House
THE TOTAL COST PER PERSON IS $650
TOUR OPTION 2: MID-RANGE ACCOMMODATION GROUP SAFARI
Masai Mara: Enkorok Mara Camp
Lake Nakuru: Lake Nakuru Lodge
Lake Naivasha: Panorama Park Hotel
THE TOTAL COST PER PERSON IS $1100