Nairobi – Masai Mara Game Reserve (Drive Time: 4 hrs)
After breakfast you will check out and depart to the Mara Reserve, home to the big five and numerous plains game.
Welcome to the Masai Mara National Park, an undisputed paradise for the sheer quantity and variety of wildlife. Renowned for its lions and for the annual Great Wildebeest Migration, Kenya's greatest reserve is as magical as your wildest safari dreams.
Everything about this reserve is outstanding. The wildlife is abundant and the gentle rolling grasslands ensure that animals are never out of sight. Birds, too, are prolific. Including migrants, well over 450 species have been recorded, among them, 57 species of birds of prey. The climate is gentle, rarely too hot and well-spread rainfall year round. Rain, when it falls almost always chooses the late afternoon or night. Between July and October, when the great wildebeest migration is in the Masai Mara National Reserve, the sensation is unparalleled. Masai Mara is one of the best plains' game reserve where you can actually encounter a live Discovery Channel, a haven for viewing a congregation of all sorts of animals in a five-mile radius: A pride of lions can be spotted ready to make a run for a gazelle.
Arrive in time for hot lunch at the lodge. Proceed for a rewarding afternoon game drive till evening.
Welcome to Mara Leisure Camp, perfectly positioned at the confluence of the Mara River in the Masai Mara National Reserve. This camp offers discerning travellers 40 superb tents which sit alongside the riverbank and offer luxurious accommodation. This is an unrivalled position for wildlife spotting, and is close to the action during the annual wildebeest migration. The lodge is located within the world-famous Masai Mara Game Reserve at the confluence of the Mara River. The restaurant serves buffet meals, while the open-air bar serves a wide selection of beers, cocktails and liqueurs In the evening.
Spend a full day enjoying Morning / Afternoon game drives or Full day game drives within the extensive and beautiful Mara reserve looking out for the big five with all meals being served at the lodge. You will guided by the expert driver guides to spot the Great Migration & the big five game among other like, Thomson’s and Grant's gazelle, Topi and Eland and many more species of plains' game offer a rich choice of food for the dominant predators; lion, leopard and cheetah which hunt in this pristine wilderness. In the Mara River, hippo submerges at the approach of a vehicle only to surface seconds later to snort and grumble their displeasure. Seemingly, the drowsy crocodile sunbathe on the river banks, mouth agape, and waiting with subtle cunning for prey at which to strike with lightning swiftness. The reserve is home to all the big five and it is also possible to observe; baboon, eland, ostrich, bat-eared fox, jackal, Cheetah, and the rivers abound with hippos and crocodiles.
Masai Mara / Lake Nakuru National Park (Drive Time: 5.5 hours)
After breakfast, you will be driven to the most famous bird watcher’s paradise; Lake Nakuru national park.
Lake Nakuru is famous for, there are approximately 400 other species of birds found there. In addition, a large variety of game can be found in the Park including the introduced Rothschild's Giraffe, Black and White Rhino, Waterbuck, Reedbuck, Lion, Buffalo, Leopard, Baboon and many species of plains game.
The famous ornithologist Roger Tory Peterson defined LakeNakuru. as the greatest bird spectacle on earth. Afterwards, proceed to Lake Nakuru arriving for lunch followed by an afternoon game drive.
Lake Nakuru Lodge blends in perfectly with its surroundings, making it one of Kenya’s finest lodges, the perfect relaxation hideaway and offering stunning views of Lake Nakuru in the distance. Lake Nakuru Lodge has 88 rooms all of which a feature stylish rustic African furniture designed to complement the parks safari experience. At the same time they offer a warm and cosy ambience and the majority offer views over the grounds or Lake Nakuru. Leisure facilities include a swimming pool with panoramic views over the reserve. The well-stocked gift shop provides the perfect gift. optional activities such as horse riding, bird watching excursions and traditional Kenyan sundowners.
Overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
L.Nakuru national park / Naivasha (Drive Time: 1.5 hrs)
Early morning game drive from 06.15hrs to 08.30hrs. Return to Lodge for breakfast.
Depart by mid morning and drive through the scenic Elementaita and the best spot of viewing the Great Rift Valley to Naivasha Sopa lodge for lunch. Afternoon boat ride for one hour round the circuit of the lake.
Overnight at Naivasha Sopa lodge. After dinner await the arrival of herbivorous animals to settle on the green lawns of the lodge such as Topi , Gazelle, Zebra, Giraffe, Buffalo, Hippo and many more and very close to your room windows.
Naivasha / Amboseli national park (Drive Time: 4.5 hrs)
After breakfast proceed to Amboseli national park whilst driving through the Athi plains and masai town known as Bislett to this Kenya’s photographic park seeing the huge African Elephants under the shadow’s of Africa’s highest Mt.Kilimanjaro.. Arrive for late lunch at Amboseli Sopa lodge or similar. Walk around the lawns of the lodge to view the unique birdlife. Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Sopa lodge. Meals : Breakfast , Lunch, and Dinner.
A full day is spent in exploring this park and in search of the wild cats and other wildlife with picnic lunch boxes. Amboseli offers a large and varied selection of wildlife from Masai Giraffe, Zebras, Leopard and many more. Dinner and overnight at the Amboseli Sopa lodge or similar.
Day 8 : Amboseli national park - Nairobi - Departure
Amboseli / Nairobi
Early morning breakfast than proceed through the Kili-makiu scenic views arriving into Nairobi ‘The Green City In the Sun’ by mid afternoon. Proceed for City Tour and Shopping. Transfer to airport for departure.
Depart after breakfast arriving into Nairobi the ‘The Green City In The Sun’ by mid afternoon Meals : Breakfast , Lunch.