- Spotting the Big Five (Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo, Rhino)
- Walking safaris at Lake Naivasha among wild animals
- Full day game drives in some of the best safari destinations in Kenya
This 5-day safari tour will take you to three of the best safari destinations in Kenya: Lake Nakuru National Park, Lake Naivasha, and the most popular - Maasai Mara National Reserve.
The group will depart Nairobi city in the morning driving through the Great Rift Valley into Maasai Mara Game Reserve. On arrival, the group will check in the camp and proceed for an afternoon game drive returning back to the camp where we will spend two nights.
The group will proceed on to the Great Rift Valley and Lake Nakuru to see the rhinos. You will also be visiting the fresh water Lake Naivasha which includes nature walk to Hell's Gate to conclude the five day tour.
The journey to Lake Nakuru National Park has scenic views of both Lake Naivasha and Lake Elementaita in the Great Rift Valley from the main highway.
Lake Naivasha is one of the few places in the world where one can wander on foot amidst wild animals - there are no predators and then Maasai Mara, Kenya's most popular game sanctuary where you will have the best opportunity of spotting the Big Five - lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino and elephant.
Day 1: Nairobi/Lake Nakuru
Depart Nairobi in the morning and drive to the floor of the Rift Valley with a brief stop at the Rift Valley Viewpoint to take the most eye-catching view of the Escarpment.
Proceed to Lake Nakuru National Park with scenic views of both Lake Naivasha and Lake Elementaita on the way. The lakes can be seen in the Great Rift from afar on the main highway to Nakuru.
Game viewing en route to Lake Nakuru with picnic lunch followed by an afternoon game drive. Besides the flamingos that the lake is famous for, there are approx 400 other species of birds visiting the lake. Also, many species of game can be found in the park including the introduced Rothschild's giraffe, black and white rhino, waterbuck, reedbuck, lion, buffalo, leopard, baboon and many species of plains game.
Dinner and overnight at the Golden Palace Resort.
Day 2: Lake Nakuru/Lake Naivasha
After another morning game drive in Lake Nakuru, we depart for Lake Naivasha reaching the camp in time for lunch.
An afternoon boat ride on Lake Naivasha will take you to Crescent Island for a walking safari. This is one of the few places in the world where one can wander on foot amidst wild animals - there are no predators.
Return to Taphe hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Lake Naivasha/Maasai Mara
We depart from Naivasha after breakfast and drive further along the floor of the Rift Valley to Maasai Mara Game Reserve, arriving at the camp in time for lunch.
We go for an afternoon game drive to get a feel of this vast game filled reserve.
Dinner and overnight at the camp.
Day 4: Maasai Mara
Spend the day in Maasai Mara, Kenya's most popular game sanctuary where you will have the best opportunity of spotting the Big Five - lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino and elephant.
Game drives are flexible, with the option of going out with picnic lunch boxes to spend the entire day in the park, or you can choose to have an early morning and late afternoon game drives.
At extra cost you may visit a local Maasai village to see their nomadic lifestyle; the Maasai are famous for their bravery, as they have co-existed with the animals over the centuries.
All meals and overnight at the camp.
Day 5: Back to Nairobi
Another morning game drive in Mara after breakfast, then drive back to Nairobi in the late afternoon. Drop off at your hotel.