Masai Mara Serengeti – Days
Masai Mara and Serengeti are one of the largest National parks and the most famous in Kenya and Tanzanai. Masai Mara is located southwestern Kenya. The locals call the place the Mara. It is named after the local inhabitants, the Maasai. Masai Mara Game Reserve is the northern continuation of the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania. Being in the world records as the home of the seventh wonder of the world, it is famous for the annual wildebeest migration.
Day 1: Nairobi—Lake Nakuru We will pick you up and Nairobi for Lake Nakuru National . In Nakuru National park proceed for an extensive game viewing in search of cats in the among the ‘Yellow fever’ acacia trees which are leopards favorite and also on search of Rhino.(Nakuru is the home to the White rhinos and has tens of Black rhinos too. Lake Nakuru National park known for its millions of flamingoes and other water birds like the Pelicans and Cormorants. No wonder Americas finest photographer………….Once described by Roger Tory Peterson as the “greatest bird spectacle in the world” for its seasonally large concentrations of greater and lesser flamingos and Pelicans, Lake Nakuru boasts some 600-bird species. It is also a designated rhino sanctuary, as well as home to other rare wildlife species dinner and overnight at the lodge
Day 2: Lake Nakuru- Maasai Mara
After breakfastyou will have morning game drive and then leave Nakuru for Masai mara driving on through Longonot and Suswa and on to the Western walls with stopover at Narok for re-fuelling and lunch arriving in the Mara in time for evening game drive in the Mara popular for the Big five(Lions, Elephants, Leopards, Buffalo and Rhinos). Maasai Mara is one of the largest National parks and the most famous in Kenya. It is located southwestern Kenya. The locals call the place the Mara.Named after the local inhabitants, the Maasai. Maasai Mara Game Reserve is the northern continuation of the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania. Being in the world records as the home of the seventh wonder of the world, it is famous for the annual wildebeest migration.
The team returns to Camp late in the evening just in time for dinner.A campfire gathering under the clear Africa’s Sky follows after Overnight at Lodge. All meals included.
Day 3&4: Maasai (Full Day)
A full day spent at the Maasai Mara game reserve, across the plains in search of the big cats (black manned lions, Cheetahs and leopards with picnic lunch served at the Mara River site. Vast herds of wildebeest and zebra wander across the Mara grasslands in huge numbers during this period of the annual migrations take place, when millions of wildebeest, zebra, and gazelle traverse the Mara plains landscape to feed on the rich new grass from the Serengeti. You also have a chance to see other plain game like the Topi, hartebeest, Eland .Dinner and overnight at Lodge All meals included included.
Day 5: Maasai-Mara-Serengeti
This will be a travel day. Early morning breakfast, drive to Serare border point and after immigration formalities cross to Tanzania and proceed to Serengeti. Lunch served on your way. You will arrive in your tented Camp late in the evening. Overnight at Lodge at Serengeti. All meals included.
Day 6: Serengeti
Game driving in Serengeti is Tanzania’s oldest and most popular national park, also a world heritage site and recently proclaimed a 7th worldwide wonder the Serengeti is famed for its annual migration, when some six million hooves pound the open plains, as more than 200,000 zebra and 300,000 Thomson’s gazelle join the wildebeest’s trek for fresh grazing. Yet even when the migration is quiet, the Serengeti offers arguably the most scintillating game viewing in Africa: great herds of buffalo, smaller groups of elephant and giraffe, and thousands upon thousands of eland, topi, kongoni, impala and Grant’s gazelle Overnight at Lodge All meals included.
Day 7: Ngorongoro-Arusha
Today you will visit the last national park on the ‘Northern Circuit ‘after breakfast and leave ngorongoro for arusha where the safari ends
· All transport in a 4×4 van in Kenya/Tanzania (4*4)with a pop-up –roof for easy of photography and game viewing.
· : Services of an experienced driver/ guide
· : 3 meals in a day (Breakfast, lunch and dinner)
· : All Accommodation mentioned in the program
· : Drinking water while on safari every day
· : Government taxes, tolls and levy’s
· : Flying doctors Insurance (Operated by AMREF)
· : Pick up and drop off from the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.
· : Visas fee
· : Your personal Spending money
· : Maasai Village USD 20 per person
· Balloon safari USD 450 per person
· : Gratitude’s
· : Flights
· : Visa fee(standing $50 and available at the point of entry)