“If I have ever seen magic, it has been in Africa.”
– John Hemingway
Trip code. MMS4: Masai Mara Safari 4days/ 3nights.
Day 1: Nairobi - Masai mara;
You will be collected from your hotel or Nairobi’s JKIA airport between 7am-8am and start your safari to the Masai Mara. The journey takes you over the escarpment of the awe-inspiring Great Rift Valley. From this vantage, you can see the volcanoes of Mt Longonot and Mt Suswa as well as picturesque expanse of Lake Elementaita.
You reach your destination – the unparalled Masai Mara National Reserve - in time for lunch and a rest before your first game drive. Trust us, you’ll be grateful for a rest after braving the bumps of the approach road to the Masai Mara!
O/n Ilkeliani camp/similar (L,D)
Day 2 & 3: Masai Mara;
Early morning game drive in search of mara popular residents like the well known predators and their opponents like Zebra, Wildebeest,girrafe, Hippo and the dangerous crocodiles.These days you an option of planning your gamedrives with the guide with options of early morning game drives, full day game drives, morning and afternoon game drives.
Optional activities on offer during your stay include a visit to a Masai village. Here you will see their traditional homes, called ‘manyattas’, and learn about their centuries-old customs and traditions. balloon safari which offers a specatular view of the mara plains.
O/n Ilkeliani camp/similar (B,L,D)
Day 4 Masai Mara - Nairobi;
After waking to the birdsong of the bush for the final time, you take a leisurely breakfast. From there, you bid your farewells to the staff and begin your journey back to the bustling metropolis of Nairobi city. It may just be a shock to your system after the harmony of the bush. You’ll climb the Great Rift Valley one final time, pausing for a photo stop if times allows, before arriving into Nairobi in the afternoon. From here you will be transferred to your hotel /residence or to the airport for your onward flight.
Park entrance fees
Accommodation as stipulated
Meals as stipulated |B Breakfast, L Lunch, D Dinner
4x4 game viewing vehicles plus driver guide
Transfers as mentioned above
Tips suggested: Driver guide $8-$10 per person sharing the vehicle per day
Visa and airport departure tax
Items of personal nature and not mentioned in the above itinerary