Masai Mara National Park is our first stop in this 7 day safari. After Masai Mara stay for 2 nights in Serengeti enjoying the multiple wildlife found here. It is the largest park in Tanzania. Proceed to Ngorongoro Crater the world’s largest unbroken volcanic caldera after which we shall head to our final stop in Amboseli National Park.
The price includes:
-Ground transport on safari in an open roof safari van in Kenya and Land cruiser in Tanzania -Full board accommodation whilst on safari
-Accommodation for 6 nights.
-All park entrance fees to include government taxes
-Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide
-All game drives as detailed in the itinerary
-Arrival and departure transfers
-Bottled mineral water whilst on safari
The price excludes:-
-All personal travel insurance
– Personal travel insurance
– All personal expenses; e.g. laundry, telephones, beverages, tips.
-Any other extras not stated as included above
-Cultural visits to Masai villages – can be arranged with our guide
– Expenses of personal nature such as visas, travel/baggage insurance, laundry, beverages, tips etc
Day 1: Nairobi – Masai Mara
Pick you and drive to Masai Mara with stopover at the Great Rift Valley. We continue driving on through Longonot and Suswa and on to the Western walls with another stopover at Narok for re-fuelling. Arrive at Mara in time for lunch. Later on proceed for an evening game drive in the Mara popular for the Big five (Lions, Elephants, Leopards, Buffalo and Rhinos). Return to Camp late in the evening just in time for dinner. Overnight at the Lodge/Camp.
Day 2: Masai Mara – Fullday
After breakfast begin our game viewing extravaganza with both morning and evening game drives around the reserve. Maasai Mara is believed to be Kenya’s prime wildlife area home to over 450 bird species. Lions are found in abundance, elephants, buffaloes, Black rhinos, giraffes, genet cats, roam antelopes, leopards, cheetahs & Black-manned lions. A drive to the famous Mara River will give you the chance to see the huge crocodiles basking on the sun. During the wildebeest migration which occurs mostly between July-October the Mara River turns to a valley of death where only the strong wildlife survive. Zebras, antelopes & wildebeest cross into Mara to seek greener pastures in Serengeti. Dinner and overnight at the Lodge/Camp.
Day 3: Masai Mara – Serengeti
Have breakfast at the lodge and then drive through the southern part of Maasai Mara reserve as you proceed to Serengeti via Tanzania border at Isebania/Sirari. You will be assisted by your driver-guide to clear customs. You will have picnic lunches on the way at the picnic site. Arrive at Serengeti as the day’s heat cools off having an en-route game drive to the camp.
Dinner and overnight at the lodge/Camp.
Day 4: Serengeti – Fullday
This day is dedicated to game drives at the Serengeti. After breakfast enjoy full-day game drives. Serengeti national park has rewarding bird viewing combined with wildlife viewing. The park’s attractions include: The annual great wildebeest migration, the endless plains and the savannah vegetation, balloon safari and numerous birdlife and wildlife including Lion, African Elephant, African Leopard, cheetah, African Buffalo, hyena Thomson’s and Grant’s gazelle, topi, eland, water buck, baboon, African wild dog, impala and giraffe. The park also boasts about 500 bird species, including Kori bustard, ostrich, secretary bird, martial eagle, crowned crane, marabou stork, lovebirds and many species of vultures.
In the late afternoon, we will head back to your lodge for hot shower, dinner and overnight the Lodge/Camp.
Day 5: Serengeti – Ngorongoro
Have breakfast at the lodge. Have an en-route game drive through Serengeti as you proceed to Ngorongoro conservation area. Attractions in Ngorongoro crater include alkaline lakes, forest, and different vegetation, hot springs, different kinds of wildlife and birdlife and its landscape.
Among the common wildlife in the crater includes; lion, hyena, elephant, leopard, zebra, wild dogs, warthog, the rare black rhino, African buffalo, wildebeest and varieties of migratory and resident birdlife whereby more than 350 different species have been recorded.
Day 6: Ngorongoro – Amboseli
Breakfast at the lodge then transfer to Namanga border where you will clear with customs and enter Kenya. Drive to Amboseli National Park which is situated under the grand mass of snow-crowned Mt. Kilimanjaro. Amboseli National Park has a prolific population of elephants. You will have an en-route game drive as you go to check-in at the camp.
Dinner and overnight at the lodge/Camp.
Day 7: Amboseli – Nairobi
Depart after breakfast as you have an en-route game drive on your way to Nairobi where you will be transferred to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your departure flight home or your hotel.