Nakuru & Masai Mara Safari – 4 Days Kenya holiday

4 Days / 3 Nights


This Nakuru and Masai Mara safari holiday takes you on an incredible journey to explore the great rift valley in Kenya as well as wildlife and birds in Nakuru and Masai Mara.

The trip starts in Nairobi with a drive to Lake Nakuru National Park. Along the way, you will make a stopover at the Rift valley viewpoint for some scenery and photography before proceeding to Nakuru.

In Nakuru, you will go on an evening game drive to see the wildlife in the area as well as the birds – especially flamingos. We’ll leave Nakuru for Masai Mara National Reserve where you will see even more wildlife on several game drives.

After Masai Mara, you will be driven back to Nairobi where the trip will end and you will be dropped off at the airport or your residence. On this trip, you will see animals such as zebras, elephants, lions, leopards, giraffes, buffalos and so much more.


Detailed Itinerary

Here is the full day-by-day itinerary for this tour

Day 1: Arrival at JKIA/Nairobi, transfer to Lake Nakuru National Park

Arrive at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, met by our representative, and assisted to your vehicle where a briefing will be conducted. Depart in your 4x4WD safari-equipped jeep to Lake Nakuru National Park.

You will have a short stop at the Great Rift Valley viewpoint to take photos of this geographical phenomenon stretching from Lebanon to Mozambique covering about 9,000 Kilometers. Check-in then lunches at your lodge.

Afternoon game drive from 1600 hrs. with the opportunity to see Lake Nakuru, the alkaline lake that hosts several bird species and plenty of animal species like Buffalos, White Rhinos, Water Bucks, Lions, and Rothschild Giraffes among others. Dinner and overnight stay at your lodge / tented camp.

Accommodation at Lake Nakuru Lodge

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.


Day 2:Drive to the Masai Mara National Reserve

After an early breakfast, check out by 07:30 am and drive to the Masai Mara National Reserve where you arrive for check-in followed by lunch.

Enjoy an afternoon game drive from 4:00 pm, the beginning of the amazing Masai Mara game viewing experience. Dinner and overnight stay at lodge / tented camp.

Accommodation at Mara Sopa Lodge/ Ashnil Mara Camp

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner


Day 3:Wildlife Viewing Masai Mara National Reserve

Early morning and late afternoon game drives (or full day with packed lunch) in search of the BIG 5; Lion, Buffalo, Elephant, Rhino, Leopard, and several other animals including Impalas, Gazelles, Wildebeests, Hyenas, Topis, Zebras, Giraffes, Elands and hundreds of bird species.

Rest of the time at leisure in your lodge. All meals and overnight stay at your lodge / tented camp.

Accommodation at Mara Sopa Lodge/ Ashnil Mara Camp

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

Day 4:Drive Back to Nairobi

Breakfast will be served from 06:30 am and check out by 07:30 am. You will drive back to Nairobi where optional Lunch will be served at a restaurant followed by a transfer to the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your onward evening flight.

This will mark the end of your Nakuru and Masai Mara Safari holiday.

Accommodation: None

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch


The price of this tour includes the following items
  • Transport in a 4WD vehicle with a pop-up roof.
  • All fuel for the tour.
  • English-speaking driver/guide.
  • Accommodation and Meals on Full Board.(Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
  • Park-entrance fees for all National parks
  • All activities described in the itinerary.
  • Drinking water throughout the safari.


The price of this tour does not include the following items
  • International airfares.
  • Entry visa to Kenya
  • Meals that are not part of your accommodation.
  • Personal insurance (medical/travel)
  • Tips and gratuities to rangers, driver/guide, porter, hotel staff, etc.
  • All expenses of personal nature.(e.g. drinks, laundry, optional activities.)

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