Duration: 6 Days
Activity: Game drive, Bird Watching
Destinations: Amboseli , Lake Nakuru , Maasai Mara
The safari involves a cross circuit across Amboselli, Lake Nakuru and Maasai Mara national parks some of Kenya’s best wildlife reserves. You will have opportunities to view the big five and lots of birdlife, a taste of the Maasai culture, with great photographic opportunities at the Great Rift Valley view point and at the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro.
- Day 1: Transfer to Amboseli National Park
- Day 2: Full day game viewing and Maasai village visit
- Day 3: Amboseli to Nairobi and Lake Nakuru
- Day 4: Morning game drive and transfer to Maasai Mara
- Day 5: Morning and evening game drive
- Day 6: Morning game drive and transfer to Nairobi
Day 1: Transfer to Amboseli National Park
Our RAK safari driver guide will pick you up from your hotel in Nairobi after breakfast and transfer you to Amboseli national park. On arrival check into your lodge and have lunch then enjoy an afternoon game drive in the park after which you will return to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay
Day 2: full day game viewing + Maasai village visit
Today you will have morning and evening game drive sin the park and also visit the local Maasai village. Encounter Amboselli’s elephant bulls and other game like giraffe, hippos, cheetah, impala, lion and other antelope species. Birds that may be sighted include pelicans, kingfishers, African fish eagles and pelicans.
Day 3: Amboseli to Nairobi + Lake Nakuru
Leave Amboselli after breakfast and drive back to Nairobi where you will have your lunch. You will then drive past the Great Rift Valley to Lake Nakuru national park. On arrival in Lake Nakuru have a game drive in this birders paradise that hosts over 400 bird species like the lesser and greater flamingos, yellow billed stork, great white pelican and wildlife like the waterbuck, buffalo, baboons, Rothschild giraffe, rhino , buffalo and many more
Day 4: morning game drive and transfer to Maasai Mara
After breakfast we will check out of our lodge and have a game drive as we exit Lake Nakuru. Arrive in Maasai Mara, check into your lodge and have lunch then have a late afternoon game drive in the park before returning to your lodge to retire for the night.
Day 5: morning and evening game drive
Today you will spend the entire day on morning and evening game drives in the park. You will therefore set of with your picnic lunch and enjoy your morning game drive. Look out for the bat eared fox, warthogs, Maasai giraffe, spotted hyena, black rhino, Thompson gazelle grey jackal, hartebeest and hippo as you enjoy picnic lunch served at the Mara River site and as you engage in the game drives. Other possible sightings may be zebra, hartebeest, Eland, Topi, buffalo to mention but afew.
Day 6: morning game drive and transfer to Nairobi
You will have your morning coffee or tea today after which you will go for a game drive at around 6:30 hours to look out for early risers. Return to your lodge for a sumptuous breakfast then check out and drive back to Nairobi arriving in the afternoon. Your safari ends with our arrival in Nairobi.