5 DAY DISCOVERY TO MASAI MARA, LAKE NAKURU, LAKE NAIVASHA, HELL’S KENYA GATE NATIONAL PARKS
Day 1: NAIROBI - LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK
APPX: 160 KM: 3HRS
Depart Nairobi in the morning and drive to the floor of the Rift Valley with a brief stop at the Rift Valley viewpoint to take the most eye-catching view of the Escarpment. Proceed to Lake Nakuru National Park. Game viewing en route to the lodge / camp.Lunch at the lodge or camp followed by an afternoon game drive. Besides the flamingos that the lake is famous for, there are approx 400 other species of birds visiting the lake. Also, many species of game can be found in the park including the introduced Rothschild’s giraffe, black and white rhino, water buck, reed buck, lion, buffalo, leopard, baboon and many species of plains game. Dinner and overnight at the lodge/ budget Hotel.
Day 2: LAKE NAKURU TO HELL'S GATE NATIONAL PARK
79.9 KM: 1.3 HRS
Enjoy a morning game drive in Nakuru, and then depart for Naivasha arriving the Lodge in time for lunch. Afternoon Bike ride at Hell's gate national park, there will also be a hiking safari inside the gorges with the company of a professional guide. Evening boat ride at Lake Naivasha that takes you to Crescent Island for a walking safari. This is one of the few places in the world where one can wander on foot amidst wild animals – there are no predators. Return to the Lodge/camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: LAKE NAIVASHA TO MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE
91.4 KM: 2 HRS
Depart Naivasha after breakfast and drive further along the floor of the Rift Valley to Maasai Mara Game Reserve, arriving at the lodge/ Camp in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive as you get a feel of this vast game filled reserve. Dinner and overnight at the lodge/ camp.
Day 4: FULL DAY MASAI MARA
Full day in Maasai Mara, Kenya’s most popular game sanctuary where you will high chances of spotting the Big Five – lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino and elephant. Game drives are flexible, with the option of going out with picnic lunch boxes to spend entire day in the park, or you can choose to have an early morning and late afternoon game drives. At extra cost you may visit a local Masai village to see their nomadic lifestyle; the Masai are famous for their bravery, as they have co-existed with the animals over the years. All meals and overnight at Lodge/camp
Day 5: MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE - NAIROBI
265 KM: 5 HRS
We head off into the bush on an early morning game drive in Masai Mara Reserve, before enjoying breakfast back at camp. Then we return to bustling Nairobi, the capital of Kenya, arriving in the afternoon. This Budget Masai Mara & Lake Nakuru Safari ends upon arrival in Nairobi.