5 Days Masai Mara Lake Nakuru and Amboseli Safari
5 days on an incredible Kenya Safari as you journey from Nairobi to the captivating Masai Mara Kenya Safari. With the flexibility to choose your daily schedule, you can experience thrilling game drives and witness the remarkable wildlife in their natural habitat. Your adventure continues to Lake Nakuru National Park, where you can explore the diverse landscapes and observe an array of unique animal species. The journey then leads to Amboseli National Park, where you can enjoy further exciting game drives. Finally, return to Nairobi, concluding your 5-day Safari in Kenya, with unforgettable memories of the mesmerizing wildlife and picturesque landscapes.
Day 1 – Nairobi to Masai Mara
Your Kenya Safari and Tanzania Safari adventure begins with a 7:30 AM pickup from your Nairobi hotel or Airport and drive to Masai Mara Kenya Safari. This drive will take about 5 to 6.5 hours with a scenic stopover at Great Rift Valley. Arrive in Masai Mara Kenya Safari shortly after noon and check into your lodge/camp, have hot lunch and then depart for an afternoon game drive.
After the game drive, we head back to lodge/camp to reach by around 5:30 or 6:00 PM, freshen up and enjoy a freshly prepared Dinner. Overnight at your lodge.
Note: The last 1-hour drive to Masai Mara Kenya Safari is on the corrugated and bumpy road and may not be comfortable for clients with back problems. Clients with back problems can consider flying directly to (and out of) Masai Mara Kenya Safari.
Day 2 – Masai Mara
Today’s itinerary is flexible, and you can discuss with your guide on the previous evening and plan for today’s schedule.
You can either have a relaxed breakfast and depart for full day game drives around 9:00 AM with packed lunch and return back to lodge late afternoon around 6:00 PM. Or you can depart at 6:00 AM on an early morning game drive (This is the best time to see the animals and a good chance to witness hunt/kill). Later return to accommodation for breakfast and relax for a bit and depart on an afternoon game drive with packed lunch. you will stop at a picnic spot for having packed lunch and later depart on a game drive till the park is closed. Around 6:00 PM return to lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 3 – Masai Mara to Lake Nakuru
After a relaxed breakfast and around 10:00 AM checkout and Depart to Lake Nakuru National Park, which is about a 6.5-hour drive. Upon reaching Lake Nakuru National Park lodge, check-in, have dinner and relax for the day.
Note: Morning game drives in Masai Mara Kenya Safari can be added on day 3 by paying an extra USD 85 PP.
Note: Depending on your itinerary, the location of the lodge in Nakuru, and the plan for the next day (if going to Amboseli National Park, for example), we might skip morning game drives in Masai Mara Kenya Safari this day and proceed to Nakuru directly to reach by around 2:00 PM and do afternoon game drives in Lake Nakuru National Park.
Day 4 – Lake Nakuru National Park to Amboseli National Park
After an early breakfast, depart to Amboseli National Park, which is about a 7-hour drive. Upon arrival, check-in to the lodge, have lunch, and start your afternoon safari in Amboseli National Park. You can do game drives until about 6:00 PM before returning to your camp/lodge for a freshly prepared dinner. Overnight stay at your Camp/Lodge.
Note: Depending on your itinerary, starting time in Nakuru, you might also depart with packed lunch from Nakuru.
Day 5 – Amboseli National Park to Nairobi
Wake up early in the morning and proceed to Amboseli National Park for game drives around 6:15 AM. Continue with game drives until around 9:00 AM and then head back to camp for breakfast. After breakfast, check out from the camp and proceed to Nairobi Safari to reach by around 3:00 PM.
- Transport on custom made 7 seater tour van ideal for game viewing and photography.
- Full board accommodation whilst on safari
- Meal plan as described in the itinerary.
- Accommodation in double/twin/triple room sharing.
- All park entrance fees to include government taxes and service of an English, French, or Germany speaking professional driver/guide.
- Game drives as detailed in the itinerary.
- Exclusive transport on safari Toyota land cruiser 4 x 4 with a game viewing roof hatch and UHF radio.
- Bottled water whilst on safari 1 liter per person per day.
- Complimentary return airport transfers.
- Items of a personal nature
- Any other extras not detailed in hotel
- Optional Nairobi dinner
- Balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost
- Optional Nairobi city tour and excursion.