This 3 days 2 nights Maasai Mara Safari takes you to Masai Mara National Reserve via the Great Rift Valley. On arrival at the Masai Mara reserve, you will spend time in search of the big five among other animals.
The Masai Mara reserve will indeed tickle your thrill spot with Kenya’s richest concentration of wildlife. The lush golden grassland plains are filled with plentiful animals for instance zebras, lions and wildebeests.
This acacia land will infact bring you goosebumps with the cheerful sight of the big five. Feel the intriguing sense of nomadic life with captivating day-time activities together with splendid overnight stays at camps or lodges. The wildlife viewing is superb throughout the year. The grassy plains and regular rainfall supports a huge population of herbivores, in turn attracting many predators.
The Masai Mara is the most popular destination in the world especially due to the annual wildebeest’s migration. This migration is wildlife spectacular like none other on earth. The Masai Mara is the jewel of Kenya’s wildlife viewing areas. The annual wildebeest’s migration alone involves over 1.5 million animals arriving in July and departing in November. They make their way from the Serengeti to the Masai Mara somewhere around July and August, and usually arrive in September.
Mara and Serengeti parks are interdependent wildlife havens. This is where the world’s largest multi-species migration takes place. Infact the Great Wildebeest Migration rightfully deserves its standing as one of the natural world’s most astonishing spectacles. Comprising of more than 1.5 million wildebeest, the Migration constitutes the last surviving multi-species migration on the planet.
Finally, your 3 days 2 nights Maasai Mara Safari with Kichaka tours ends back in Nairobi on the last day.
DISTANCE: 260KM TIME: 5HOURS
You will be met by our company representative at the international airport/hotel then depart from Nairobi and drive to the most scenic and amazing tourist destination, the Maasai Mara with an awe inspiring view of the Great Rift Valley on your way. This area of preserved savannah wilderness covers an area of 1510km2 and is part of the vast Serengeti plains. It is widely known for its picturesque wildebeest migration. It is home to the big five among other magnificent animals such as the giraffes, black backed jackal, bat eared fox, Thomson gazelle, topi and hartebeest. It also harbours over 500 different species of birds such as ostrich, bustard, white backed vulture, secretary bird and marabou stork. You will arrive in time for lunch. After a short relaxation period you will embark on your afternoon game drive to feast your eyes on the marvels that the Mara has to offer. In the evening you will retire to your lodge, have dinner and fall asleep to the sounds of the bush.
Overnight at the Mara Sopa Lodge.
Meal plan (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
MAASAI MARA FULL DAY GAME DRIVES
After a scrumptious breakfast you will head out for a full day Mara experience. The morning and afternoon game drives take you in search of the Big Five as well as the plethora of outstanding wildlife found within the reserve. On clear days, the Mara offers fantastic orange tinged sunset’s well-worth capturing on camera. Wherever you go in the vast Maasai Mara the abundance of wildlife is staggering. . It is also common to see lions either basking after a heavy meal, or surveying the plains for their next meal. Leopards are harder to spot, but reasonably common. You also have an option of visiting the cultural maasai village. Back to the camp in the evening.
Overnight at the Mara Sopa Lodge
Meal plan (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
On your final day you will have breakfast then check out and then leisurely drive to Nairobi while enjoying a crisp view of the rift valley along the way. Lunch will be en-route at Narok town. You will arrive in Nairobi just in time for your international flight home-bound.
TOTAL COST OF THE SAFARI
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