4 DAYS MARA – NAKURU

Day 1: Depart Nairobi at 7:30am and drive to Masai Mara Via Narok town to the game reserve in time for lunch. An early evening game drive up to 6:00pm. Stay at Emboo River, Sanctuary Olonana, Mpata Safari Club, Instinct of the Mara, Masai Mara Engai Widerness lodge, Rekero Camp, The Mara Sun Lodge, II Moran Lodge, Mara Bush Camp, Mara Legends Safari Camp, Nalepomara lodge, or any other lodge / camp of choice.

DAY 2: With picnic lunch, proceed for a full day game viewing in search for the ‘Big 5’. Lunch will be at the Hippo pool on Mara river. Return to the lodge / camp by 6pm. Dinner and overnight.

DAY 3: Pre-breakfast game drive at 6:30am. Return to the lodge / camp for breakfast. Visit the Masai village as you drive to Mai Mahiu for lunch. Drive to Lake Nakuru national park for lunch. Afternoon spent at Leisure. Stay at Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge, Lake Nakuru Lodge, Top Cliff Lodge, or any other place of choice for dinner and overnight.

DAY 4: After breakfast, Proceed to the National Park. With a pink sea of flamingos lapping at its shores, rich area of grassland, euphorbia and acacia forests, and rocky cliffs supporting a myriad of animal and bird species, this is one of the best parks to visit. Grazing or lazing white rhinos, the shy black rhino are seen here. If lucky, you can catch a glimpse of the rare tree climbing lions. Warthog are common all over. Waterbucks and buffalos are found in the shore.

Waterbucks, reedbuck and the Thompson gazelles can be found further in bushes, where there is also a chance of seeing a leopard. Around the cliffs, you can catch the site of hyraxes and birds of prey amid the countless baboons. Hippos are also present.

Drive back to Nairobi or the next destination.