Welcome to Kenya, The homeland of safari adventure that has continued to thrill from time immemorial. Maasai Mara National Reserve is an area of preserved savannah wilderness in southwestern Kenya, along with the Tanzanian border. Its animals include lions, cheetahs, elephants, zebras, and hippos. Wildebeest traverse its plans during their annual migration.

Day 1: Nairobi/Arrival Kenya: Upon arrival at JKIA airport you will be met by our staff and transferred to your hotel/lodge.

DAY 2: NAIROBI – Maasai Mara, After breakfast, we shall pick you from your Hotel and depart by 0800hrs for Masai Mara, driving southwest to what has been aptly dubbed as the “ultimate game viewing destination in the world,” home to the largest wildebeest migration across two countries. Descend into the Great Rift Valley where we make our first stop to view the magnificent view below as we take photos.

Afterward, continue with our journey passing maize and wheat plantations along the way as we make our second stop at Narok town (major Masai Administrative Center) proceed further south as we arrive at Mara Sopa lodge for lunch.
At 1600hrs, go for an evening game drive in this pristine, unequaled “big game country.” Dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa lodge. Distance Nairobi – Masai Mara approx. 250kms

DAY 3: MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE, after breakfast, this will be a day of game viewing where you will carry packed lunch. Blessed with an outstanding concentration of animals and panoramic views of across the plains and dotted woodlands, the Masai Mara provides an experience unsurpassed. 
As the northern extension of the great Serengeti grassland, the reserve is host to the annual migration of over a million wildebeest the most awesome wildlife spectacle on planet earth.
The Mara covers an area of about 1,500 square kilometers in the southwestern corner of Kenya, is not fenced and bordered on the west by the Olooloo escarpment and in the east by the Ngama Hills.
 The common language of the Masai is Maa in which the word Mara means spotted – referring to the clusters of the bush which dot the plains.
 In addition to the wildebeest and hordes of zebra which joins them in their annual pilgrimage for pastures, the Masai Mara supports the lion, cheetah, elephant, kongoni, topi, Thomson’s gazelle and the Defassa waterbuck, as well as eight species of primate.
 Picnic lunch will be at the hippo pool where with luck you may spot hippos and crocs basking in the sun.

We may visit a Masai manyatta/village to interact with them as they entertain you with dances as you take photos and videos where you may learn more about the Masai culture. Return by 1845hrs.
Dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa lodge/similar hotel.

DAY 4: Maasai Mara – Nairobi, Early morning game viewing runs at 0630hrs, return for breakfast by 0830hrs. Thereafter prepare to depart Mara for our journey to Nairobi.
 There will be a complimentary lunch at the Carnivore Restaurant and after be transferred to the airport after a memorable safari. Distance Maasai Mara – Nairobi approx. 250kms

SEASONS: Rates are subject to change by season with the season being:
Peak Season – 1 July to 31 October, 22 December  to 1 January
High Season – 2 January to 31 March, 16 June to 30 Jun, 1 November to 21 December.
Low Season – 1 April to 15 June.

Price (USD) Per Person

Seasons   1 Guest 2 Guests  4 Guests 6 Guests  

SRS

High

Low

Peak

1841

1652

1944

1200

1113

1253

953

865

1006

870

782

924

153

70

172

Price includes:

  • Accommodation and meals as stipulated in the itinerary.
  • Transportation in a chauffeur driven 6-seater 4WD Land Cruiser with pop-up roof for easy game viewing & photography.
  • Services of English speaking driver-guide.
  • Game viewing drives and parks entrance fees as indicated in the itinerary.
  • All Government taxes and levies.
  • Free mineral water during game drives only.
  • All meet and greet services.
  • All arrival and departure transfers.
  • 24 hours standby contact number.
  • Guaranteed window seat in the vehicle (unless specified by agent).
  • Two-way long-range high-frequency radio communication in each vehicle.
  • On safari accessories in the vehicle: – First-aid kit, wildlife books, beanbags for easy photography, and a pair of binoculars, cool box and fire extinguisher.

Price excludes:

  • Visas fees and travel insurance.
  • All items of personal nature e.g. telephone call bills, fax/email bills etc.
  • Extra activities (hot air balloon safari US$520 per person)
  • Tips and gratuities to hotel, lodges, camp staff and driver- guide(s)
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
  • Any local or international flight and departure taxes.
  • Laundry services.
  • Any other item(s) not included in our itinerary.

Notes

  • The above quotes are in US Dollars and applicable all year round
  • In case of Beach extension request for a quote.

Following a night in Nairobi to relax and enjoy a historic tour of Nairobi or a delightful restaurant, depart early in the morning on safari to Masai Mara. From the open plains of Masai Mara, the shimmery pink waters of Lake Nakuru and the swamps of Amboseli, this safari takes in three of the most picturesque regions in Kenya. It also provides the perfect opportunity to spot the Big-5 and to capture some diverse scenery.

Day 1: Nairobi; Upon arrival at JKIA airport you will be met by our staff and transferred to Fair View hotel for check in and the remainder of the day at leisure. Overnight Fairview hotel on bed and breakfast basis.

Day 2: Nairobi – Masai Mara National Reserve; Leaving Nairobi after breakfast, you’ll travel towards Kenya’s fertile highlands and head down the Rift Escarpment on a road built by Italian prisoners of war during World War II. Look for the charming chapel they built at the foot of the escarpment. You’ll pass the impressive Longonot earth satellite station as you head across the Valley to Narok, and then travel across acres of wheat and barley before you reach the Masai Mara and your lodge in time for lunch. There will be an afternoon game drive. Overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge on a full board basis.

Day 3: Masai Mara National Reserve; Early morning game drive game drive in the reserve returning back to your camp for breakfast. After breakfast Full day spends in the park with packed lunch in search of its popular residents like the well-known predators and their opponents like the Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Hippo and the dangerous Crocodiles with a visit to Mara river. In the late afternoon on your way back to the camp, A visit to a Masai village and a school at a No Extra Cost. In the evening spend a few hours enjoying the lodges’ recreational facilities such as the swimming pool or you may take a walk with the resident lodge naturalist. Dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge

Day 4: Masai Mara – Lake Nakuru; Leaving the Masai Mara after breakfast, you’ll travel across the ‘breadbasket’ of Kenya, where acres of wheat and barley litter the landscape as you head north to Narok, the district headquarters of this part of Maasailand. Now travel across the vast plains on the floor of the Rift Valley, keeping an eye out for herds of giraffe and gazelle as you head up the Mau Escarpment, before arriving at Lake Nakuru. The waters here are often colored shimmering flamingo pink, from thousands of the beautiful birds lining its shores. After lunch at Lake Nakuru Lodge, depart for an afternoon game drive in Nakuru National Park before continuing to the lodge for dinner and overnight. Overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge on a full board basis.

Day 5: Lake Nakuru – Amboseli National Park; After an early breakfast, you will depart with a picnic lunch leaving the Rift Valley behind, you continue towards Nairobi and then head south towards OlTukai Lodge. Then proceed with afternoon game drive in the park en route to the Amboseli arriving in the evening. Overnight at Kibo Safari Camp on a full board basis.

Day 6: Amboseli; Full day in the Park. Amboseli National Park is situated near the border of Kenya and Tanzania in the south-east region of Kenya about 250 km from Nairobi. Magnificent views of snow-capped Kilimanjaro are dominant. The best time to see it, however, is early morning or just at sunset. This is Africa’s highest mountain – some call it “the rooftop of Africa”. Game drives with all meals and overnight at Kibo Safari Camp on a full board basis.

Day 7: Amboseli National Park – Nairobi; Following an early breakfast, you’ll catch your last views of the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro as you depart Amboseli viewing game en route to the border of the park. From here turn west to the colorful border town of Namanga, where you will find some unique Maasai beadwork. Then turn north along a good tarmac road across the beautiful and seemingly never-ending Athi Plains, arriving in Kenya’s bustling capital city of Nairobi by mid-day. Alternatively, you can be dropped at either Tarakea/Namanga Border post for a Tanzania safari extension.

SEASONS:
Contract rates are subject to change by season with the seasons:
Peak Season – 1 July to 31 October, 22 December to 1 January
High Season – 2 January to 31 March, 16 June to 30 June, 1 November to 21 December .
Low Season – 1 April to 15 June .

Seasons 1 Guest   2 Guests   4 Guests 6 Guests SRS
High

Low

Peak

3350

2756

3562

2415

2247

2625

1947

1778

2156

1792

1622

2001

582

257

584

Notes

  • The above quotes are in US Dollars and applicable all year round
  • In case of Beach extension request for a quote
  • Child rate 3 to 11 years is 50% of the Adult Rate
  • Holiday Surcharge – Easter 14, 15, 16 & 17 April
    – Christmas 24, 25, 26, 31 December  and 1 January is not included but can be provided on request.

Cost Includes

  • Meet and greet services with assistance at the airport or hotel
  • All transport and game drives on road safaris will be in a modern 4×4 safari land cruiser (with seven window seats) with an English speaking driver-guide on a private basis
  • All Transfers in Nairobi
  • Extra lunch at the Carnivore Restaurant
  • Meals and accommodation as specified
  • All park fees and government taxes
  • 2 bottles of ½ liter mineral water per person per day on game drives