Maasai Mara is situated in south-west Kenya and is one of Africa’s Greatest Wildlife Reserves. Together with the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania it forms Africa’s most diverse, incredible and most spectacular eco-systems and possibly the world’s top safari big game viewing eco-system.

Maasai Mara National Reserve stretches 1,510 sq km (580 sq miles) and raises 1,500-2,170 meters above sea level. Add the conservancies and the area is at least twice the size. It hosts over 95 species of mammals and over 570 recorded species of birds. This is the World Cup of Wildlife, and together with the Serengeti National Park there is no better place to witness the BEST WILDLIFE VIEWING IN THE WORLD!

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION CBD, Nairobi.
DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive by 8:15 AM for a prompt departure at 8:30 AM.
RETURN TIME Late Afternoon.
WEAR Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.
INCLUDED
Professional English Speaking Safari Guide/Driver
All meals included while on safari
Transport in a safari van with open top
All applicable Game Park entrance fees
Pre–tour itinerary document
Extensive Game drives
NOT INCLUDED
Domestic and international airfares and departures taxes.
Personal communications charges for telephone calls, faxes, email, etc.
Tips and gratuities for your driver/guide.
Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
Laundry services
Between meal snacks, parks, attractions, and events not included in your itinerary

Best Time To Visit

With the wildebeest migration in JULY – OCTOBER, this is the best time to see this incredible movement of animals. Although it is not guaranteed that the wildebeest get to Maasai Mara, it has yet to let us down. Also, December to February are great times as it is dryer and good for the Big Cats.

Day 1

Nairobi - Amboseli

Drive across the Athi plains home of the Maasai tribe to arrive in Amboseli National Park in time for lunch to commence your 6 days affordable budget camping safari. An afternoon game drive. In addition to Elephants, Antelopes, Zebras, Wildebeests, Buffaloes and the elusive Leopard, nearly every vista within the park is framed by the majestic Mount Kilimanjaro in the horizon. Dinner and Overnight.

  • Overnight at the Campsite.
  • Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner.
Day 2

Full Day Amboseli National Park

Enjoy morning and evening game drives in Amboseli National Park. Elephants, Antelopes, Zebras, Wildebeests, Buffaloes and Giraffes. Predators stalk the herds of grazing animals, recreating the age-old drama of life and death under the African sun, in a setting so lushly beautiful. We return to our campsite for dinner and overnight.

  • Overnight at the Campsite.
  • Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner}
Day 3

Amboseli - Lake Naivasha

Depart Amboseli for Lake Naivasha stopping for lunch in Nairobi. Afternoon proceed to Lake Naivasha arriving in time for an afternoon optional boat ride. Alternatively, a nature walk at Crescent Island is an excellent way to see wild animals while on foot. The Island is a private game sanctuary, which is home to Zebras, Wildebeests, Gazelles, Vervet Monkeys, Hares, Genet Cats, Waterbucks and Giraffes.

  • Overnight at the Campsite.
  • Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 4

Lake Naivasha — Maasai Mara Game Reserve

DEarly in the morning, we have option of a boat ride at a cost. Depart after breakfast to Masai Mara Game Reserve. Lunch enroute or at the accommodation depending on time. This enormous reserve is actually part of the vast Serengeti plains famously known for its spectacular great Wildebeest’s migration and is home of the Big Five: Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo and Rhino. Lunch at our camp and relax before departing for the afternoon game drive. The Mara Game Reserve – one of the greatest wildernesses of the world. Enjoy evening game drive. Dinner and Overnight

  • Overnight at the Campsite.
  • Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

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Day 5

Full Day Maasai Mara Game Reserve

A full day will be spent in the Mara with morning and afternoon game drives in search for great predators and perhaps even cubs continues. On the plains are enormous herds of grazing animals plus the elusive Cheetah and Leopard hiding amidst acacia boughs. During our stay we also have an optional opportunity to visit a village of the Maasai people or early morning balloon ride at a cost.

  • Overnight at the Campsite.
  • Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

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Day 6

Maasai Mara - Nairobi

Early morning tea/coffee or Hot chocolate then depart for a morning pre-breakfast game drive. Back to the accommodation for breakfast, then depart to Narok for picnic or lunch to arrive in Nairobi in the evening to end your cheap budget tour.

  • Meal Plan: Breakfast.

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