Start off at Lake Nakuru National park, home to millions of flamingoes and a bird watching paradise. Head off to Masai Mara the worlds leading wildlife protected area with highest wildlife density and diversity. This is home to the annual wildebeest migration.
Duration for the safari is 5 days.
Day 01: Nairobi:
Upon arrival at the airport in Nairobi, you will be met by a Beyond Safari Consultants professional driver guide and after a pre safari briefing; you will be transferred to your city hotel for you to relax for the night before your safari. Overnight is at the Boma Hotel or similar – Bed Breakfast.
Day 02: Nairobi – Lake Nakuru National Park:
After breakfast, you will depart south from the central highland to the floor of the rift valley; this is as evident as the drives are at the walls of the rift offering stunning views of the floor of the rift. After reaching the floor of the rift valley, the eco system changes from the dense forest canopies and you start to experience woodland and bushy grasslands that are yellow toned following the Yellow Barked Acacia that grow well here. Soon the pink colored lake appears getting its color from the thousands upon thousands of Flamingoes on the lake. Lunch will be served followed by gamedrive and enjoy the night in this park. Dinner and overnight at the flamingo Hills tented Camp – Full board.
Day 03: Lake Nakuru National Park – Maasai Mara Game Reserve:
After breakfast you will depart to Maasai Mara through the Great Rift Valley, you will pass through the vast plains of the savannah of Africa as you enter the spotted plains of the Maasai. You will have few brief stops on the way and later drive into the reserve. You will arrive in time for lunch followed by an early afternoon of leisure. Later you will depart for an evening gamedrive till dusk and later return to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Basecamp Maasai Mara – Full Board.
Day 04: Maasai Mara Game Reserve:
This day will be spent in the reserve with options of both doing early morning and evening gamedrives or half day gamedrive or full day gamedrive with packed lunch. You can also participate in optional activities such as the Maasai Village Visit (EXTRA COST) or do the ever amazing Balloon Safari (EXTRA COST). All meals and overnight is at Basecamp Maasai Mara – Full Board.
Day 05: Maasai Mara Game Reserve – Nairobi:
Depart for an early morning gamedrive and return to the lodge for breakfast. Thereafter depart for Nairobi and arrive late in the afternoon for drop off at the airport in time for your flight back home.
Bed and Breakfast – meal plan includes breakfast alone.
Full Board – meal plan includes breakfast lunch and dinner.