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Mara has the most spectacular event of natural world: the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Lake Naivasha is one of the freshwater lakes in the Great Rift Valley with a dense population of hippos and birds. Lake Nakuru is renowned for its spectacular flamingo population and one of the world's greatest ornithological spectacles. Amboseli is renowned for its large herds of free-ranging African elephants.
Day 1: Nairobi - Masai Mara Game Reserve (265km – Approx 5-6hrs)
Pick up form your Nairobi hotel in the morning and drive to Maasai Mara Game Reserve arriving in time for lunch. Afternoon game-viewing. Dinner and overnight stay at Mara Sopa Lodge.
The Maasai Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to comprehend – indeed, over 450 species of animals have been recorded here! You will easily spot lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephants. It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place: the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are the predators of the savanna - lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures.
Dinner and overnight at Masai Mara Sopa Lodge.
2: Masai Mara Game Reserve -Full Day with game drives
Full day in the Maasai Mara with morning and afternoon game drives. You can also decide to take an optional hot air balloon ride (US$450 per person); you will also have the option of visiting a local Maasai village (US$30 per person). All meals and overnight stay at your lodge
Maasai warriors are famously known as the proud nomadic tribe whose legendary prowess in battle and single-handed acts of bravery in fights with the wild animals are known across the world. A visit reveals 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 Masai Mara Sopa Lodge
Day 3: Masai Mara Game Reserve - to Lake Elementaita (280 km – Approx 5-6 hrs)
Rise early for a breakfast and check out with a game drive en route and travel across the vast plains on the floor of the Rift Valley to Soysambu Wildlife Conservancy arriving at Sunbird lodge in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive at the conservancy before returning to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
A game drive within the Soysambu Wildlife Conservancy is utterly pristine and hauntingly beautiful, Soysambu is one of only a handful of private conservancies in Kenya. The Conservancy not only features rolling plains and a substantial part of one of Kenya’s most beautiful soda lakes – with it’s attendant cast of pelicans, commorants, waders and storks but also shelters large herds of buffalo. Within the acacia thickets graze the rare Rothschild’s giraffe, and across the plains bound an ever-shifting kaleidoscope of plain’s game.
Dinner and overnight at Sunbird Lodge.
Day 4: Lake Elementaita – Amboseli National Park (400 km – Approx 6-7 hrs)
Early morning game drive at the park. Return at the lodge for breakfast, check out and proceed to Amboseli National Park arriving in time for late lunch at Kibo Safari Camp. Afternoon game drive at the park before returning before dusk for dinner and overnight at the camp.
Amboseli National Park, the second most popular animal park after Maasai Mara, on the border with the neighboring country of Tanzania. Its magnificent situation at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro combined with its excellent opportunities to view Kenya's animals, make it one of the most-visited safari parks in Kenya.
Dinner and overnight at Kibo Safari Camp
Day 5: Amboseli National Park - Full Day with game drives
Morning and evening game drives in Amboseli National Park with an optional tour to Maasai village to experience their traditional way of life and dances. You will have a chance to visit Observation Hill, which overlooks the park, swamps and, of course, the herds of free-roaming elephants. All meals and overnight your lodge.
Amboseli is renowned for its large herds of free-ranging African elephants. There are over 900 African elephants in Amboseli, as well as huge herds of wildebeests and many other animals including giraffes, African lions, monkeys, zebras, hyenas and antelope. Other attractions of the park include opportunities to meet the Maasai people.
Dinner and overnight at Kibo Safari Camp
Day 6: Amboseli National Park – Nairobi (250 km – Approx 4 hrs)
After breakfast leave lodge for Nairobi arriving in the afternoon. You will be dropped to your Nairobi hotel or at the airport for your flight back home. This marks the end of the safari full of unforgettable memories.
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