6 Days Masai Mara & The Great Rift Valley Lakes
Day 1: Nairobi – Masai Mara Game
This morning we pick up clients from their hotel and we depart from
Nairobi at 8.30 am and drive through the view point of the Great Rift
Valley to the Masai Mara National Reserve. This enormous reserve is
actually part of the vast Serengeti plains famously known for its
spectacular great wildebeest’s migration and is home of the Big Five:
Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo and Rhino. Lunch at the Lodge/camp and
relax before departing for the afternoon game drive. The Mara Game Reserve
one of the greatest wildernesses of the world. Large mammals are varied,
and easy to see. The wild animals found in the Park's are: Masai Giraffe,
Buffalo, Eland and thousands of plain game including Impala, Zebra, both
Thomson's and grants Gazelles.
Day 2: Full day exploring Masai Mara Game Reserve
Full day spent for viewing the great predators and explore the parks
amazingly high concentration of wild animals. On the plains are eno
rmous herds of grazing animals plus the elusive Cheetah and leopard hiding
amidst acacia boughs. During the stay we also have an optional opportunity
to visit a village of the Masai people to witness the singing and dancing
that are part of their daily lives and sacred rituals. A glimpse into
their homes and social structure is a poignant experience. Dinner and
overnight at the lodge/camp.
Day 3: Masai Mara – Lake Nakuru National Park
Early morning game drive. Then return to the camp for the breakfast and
depart for lake Nakuru National park located in the Great Rift Valley.
After lunch an exciting game drive until 6.30 in the evening. The Park is
a home to stunning flocks of lesser and Greater Flamingos, which literally
turn the lakeshores in to a magnificent pink stretch. The bird life here
is world renown and over 400 bird’s species exist here, White Pelicans,
Plovers, Egrets and Marabou Stork. It is also one of the very few places
in Africa to see the White and Black Rhino and rare Rothschild Giraffe.
Dinner and overnight at the Hotel
Day 5: Lake Nakuru - Lake Baringo
Morning spent viewing game at Lake Nakuru and in the afternoon proceed to
Lake Baringo. Those who prefer can organise a boat trip to view the many
birds which inhabit this lake at extra cost. Dinner and overnight at the
Day 6: Lake Baringo - Lake Bogoria - Nairobi
Explore on foot this natural lake and view the Flamingoes in their
thousands. Caution must be taken, while walking near the hot springs as
these are super hot. Depart for Nairobi in the afternoon via Nakuru.