7 Days Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru & Amboseli Camping Safaris
DAY 1: NAIROBI – MASAI MARA
You shall be picked from your hotel in Nairobi early morning depart to Masai Mara game reserve stopping at the view point of the Rift valley whose view of the valley below is splendingly panoramic and Narok town for a break and refueling. Arrive in time for lunch, after your lunch break; proceed for a late afternoon game drive, Return to your camp for dinner and overnight
DAY 2: MAASAI MARA
Early breakfast followed by a full day of game drives within the reserve Masai Mara is famous for vast rolling plains and round hills of interminent groves of acacia woodland and dense thickets of shrubs. A picnic lunch at the hippo pool gives you a chance to spot crocodiles and hippos basking on the rocks you should expect to see three major animals of the big five namely The elephant lion and buffalo the leopard and Rhino are shy and elusive and you will be lucky to spot them, large herds of wild beasts zebras masai giraffe can be sighted as well as scavengers like hyenas and vultures, Rest of the meals and overnight at your camp
DAY 3: MASAI MARA
After breakfast depart on a morning game drive in this reserve which is essentially the Northern extension of Tanzanians Serengeti National park take your lunch on your campsite In the afternoon you have a choice of three activities, a game drive , a nature walk with a native masai guide or alternatively visit a masai village and learn their nomadic lifestyle (at an extra cost ) payable directly to the masai village elders after the activities return to your camp for dinner and overnight.
DAY 4: MASAI MARA – NAKURU
Early morning pre breakfast game drive, Return to your camp for breakfast and final preparation to depart to Nakuru On you way to Lake Nakuru, pass by Lake Naivasha and the volcanic mt longonot arriving in Nakuru in time for late lunch
After your lunch break proceed for a late afternoon game drive in the nearby lake Nakuru national park Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight.
DAY 5: LAKE NAKURU – AMBOSELI
After your breakfast you will have a morning game viewing session in lake Nakuru national park to view flamingoes that are famous in the park and other water birds like pelicans plains game like the cape buffalo giraffe and baboons set off for Amboseli with stop over at Nairobi for lunch then proceed to Amboseli national park arriving late in the evening have an enroute game drive on your way to your camp for dinner and overnight.
DAY 6: AMBOSELI
Wake up early for a pre breakfast game drive during this time you are likely to see a clear view of the peak of Mt Kilimanjaro Return to your lodge camp for breakfast thereafter proceed for another game drive in search for the big five and other plains game like wild beasts giraffe and the antelopes search also for hippos mostly alongside the semi permanent lakes and swamps like longinya the landscape is mostly dominated by open plains extensive stands of yellow bucked acacia woodland lava strewn thorny bush country and deep valley mountains like namanga lameboti and Elemborashe Birdlife is also prominent like masai ostrich the aquatic little grapes long tailed cormorants African data pelicans goliath purple heroin among others return for your lunch and a break to your camp
Take on another late afternoon game drive to search for large herds of Elephants Errands cokes heartbeats white bearded gnu among others return to your lodge for dinner and overnight
DAY 7: AMBOSELI – NAIROBI
Early morning pre breakfast game drive After a late breakfast have an enroute game drive on to Nairobi with your lunch enroute Arrive in Nairobi early evening.