Days Samburu Lake Nakuru Masai Mara safari

This is one of the highlight of Kenya Safaris visiting famous national parks and reserves of Nakuru, Masai Mara and Samburu.   Other safaris include Wildebeest Migration Masai Mara/ Serengeti 2012 Wildebeest Migration Mara 11 days | Also see Masai Mara Lodges | Masai Mara Accommodation |  Serengeti National Park|  |  Masai Mara Game Reserve |   wildebeest migration  4x4 Car Hire Masai Mara National Park 

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8 Days Samburu Lake Nakuru Masai Mara safari
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Wildebeest Migration  Masai Mara National Park, Lake Nakuru, Nairobi Samburu Safari

Undeterred Perilous Crossing the crocodile infested rivers.  Many wildebeest loose their lives

Tour Information

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Tour Code
Origin : Nairobi
Destination : Nairobi
Tour Duration: 8 Days

Places of visit: Samburu Lake Nakuru Masai Mara
Accommodations:  
Group Size: 2 Pax and above; guaranteed departure on booking

8 Days Samburu Lake Nakuru Masai Mara safari

Day 1: Nairobi – Samburu
Depart Nairobi at 0730hrs and drive to Samburu.  The 300Km journey follow the Naro Moru,  Nanyuki Isiolo road .  On a clear day, Mt Kenya is visible from every angle.  Dinner and overnight at Samburu Simba Lodge/ Serena FB

 

Day2/3: Samburu Game reserve

Full day tour of Samburu National Park with optional visits to Samburu Bomas (Homesteads).  Have an early morning game drive and return to the lodge for breakfast.  After breakfast pick your picnic boxes and drive into the park for the rest of the day.  Return to the lodge for diner. Overnight Samburu Simba/Serena Lodge FB

 

Samburu Game Reserve

The livelihood of Samburu Game Park is the Ewaso Ngiro River.  Together with Buffalo Springs and Shaba, Samburu is home to some unique species found to the north of equator like the Gerenuk, Somali Ostrich, Beisa Oryx, Reticulated giraffe and the Grevy’s zebra.  Other animals you are likely to see are lions, cheetah, leopard, elephants, buffalo, hippos,  Nile crocodiles, warthogs, Grant's gazelle, Kirk's dik-dik, impala, waterbuck.   The park is reach in birdlife with over350 species identified.  Common species include, Somali ostrich, grey-headed kingfisher, sunbirds, bee-eaters, marabou stork, tawny eagle, bateleur, vulturine guinea fowl, yellow throated spur-fowl, lilac-breasted roller, palm nut vulture, red-billed hornbill, secretary bird, Verreaux's eagle, superb starling, yellow-billed hornbill and vultures.

 

Day4 :  Samburu-Lake Nakuru

Breakfast and drive to  Lake Nakuru National park arriving in for lunch.  Lunch and proceed for an afternoon game drive.  Return to your lodge for dinner.  Overnight Lake Nakuru Lodge, Lion Hill Lodge or Flamingo Hills camp.

 

Lake Nakuru is an international wetland famed for its flamingos. This bird sanctuary with over 400 species identified is one of the most visited parks in Kenya. It has Rhino Sanctuary and the largest Euphorbia candlebrum forest. Mammals found in the park include waterbuck, zebra, buffalo, Rothschild Giraffe, Black and White Rhinos.   are found here

 

Day5: Lake Nakuru – Masai Mara
Early morning game drive and return to lodge for breakfast.  After breakfast drive to to Masai Mara arriving in  time for Lunch, followed by afternoon game drives. Dinner and overnight stay at Mara Serena/ Mara Sopa Lodges

 

Days6&7 :  Masai Mara National Reserve

Full days spent exploring the park in search of the Big 5. Dinner and overnight stay at Mara Serena/ Sopa Lodges

 

"With an area of 1500 Km2, the Masai (Maasai) Mara reserve is an extension of Serengeti National Park of Northern Tanzania. The Masai (Maasai) Mara ecosystem has one of the richest assemblages of wildlife in the world and supports about 237 herbivores per km2 , making it one of the most productive natural terrestrial ecosystems. It maintains the greatest and most spectacular large mammal migration on earth and is the most highly visited tourist area in the East African region. The Masai Mara National Reserve came into being in 1961"

 

 

All the 'Big Five' of Africa: Lion, Elephant, Buffalo, Rhino, and Leopard are represented in Maasai (Masai) Mara.  Bird life is exceptional in Masai (Maasai) Mara with large number of raptors and scavengers.   The permanent Mara River with its tributaries, the Sand and Talek Rivers, ensures a continuous supply of water making Masai (Maasai) Mara a permanent sanctuary of many animals throughout the year.  

Day8: Masai Mara -Nairobi

Early Morning game drives then drive to Nairobi.  Evening transfer to airport 


Cost per person sharing

Safari price Includes:

  • Transport on custom made safari car ideal for game viewing and photography

  • Full board accommodation in double or single rooms/tents

  • All park entrance fees

  • Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide

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  • All game drives as detailed in the itinerary

  • Airport transfers

  • Bottled water whilst on safari

Safari price excludes:

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Laundry

  • Beverages/Drinks

  • International flights

  • Visas

  • Items of a personal nature

  • Any other extras not detailed

  • Hotel accommodations in Nairobi before and after the safari

 

 

 

The Wildebeest Migration Safaris 2012 in Masai Mara and Serengeti National Parks

Several  wildebeest migration safaris are organized in both  Maasai (Masai) Mara and Serengeti National Parks.  The duration of the safari depends on various factors but mostly on time and budget but also the flexibility of the guest.  The all drive 11 days Masai Mara Serengeti Migration Safari commences from Nairobi and returns to the same via Maasai Mara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Manyara, and Amboseli.  The 8 days fly drive Wildebeest Migration Safari Masai Mara National Park  (Mara Explorer 8 days) is a luxury option. Guests fly from Nairobi Wilson to Masai Mara and return to the same.  The 4 days 3 Nights Migration safari combines Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru National Park and Lake Naivasha.   The 6 days Best of Tanzania Safari focuses on wildebeest migration in Serengeti National Park.   The best time to witness migration in Masai Mara National Park Kenya, is between July to September. Serengeti National Park is best visited between March and May.

 

Accommodation In Maasai (Masai) Mara National Reserve:

Maasai Mara has the largest number of lodges and tented camps in any park of East Africa.

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Tented Camps and Camping  in Maasai (Masai) Mara

These luxury tented camps in Mara offer highest degree of comfort. 

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