5 Days Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru, Aberdare Safari Holiday

5 day Masai Mara Safari

Overview

This 5 Days Holiday to Masai Mara Kenya Safari takes you into the high mountains of Aberdare National Park, down into the Great Rift Valley of Lake Nakuru National Park and out onto the wide-open savannahs of Masai Mara to come across the wondrous natural life of Africa in three top National parks. First, visit Aberdare National Park with its soak gorges, waterfalls and peaks where forest dwellingabnormal wildlife  and birds are found. At that point slip into the Great Rift Valley to investigate Lake Nakuru National Park, known for its marvelous birdlife, visit rhino sightings and lions. Following we travel to the world-famous Masai Mara Game Reserve, the quintessential African scenedomestic to an mind blowing wealth of natural life. Throughout this 5 days Masai Mara adventurous safari holiday, we stay at comfortable lodges inside the national parks, all dinners and diversion drives included, voyaging by 4×4 safari vehicle.

Safari Summary

Day 1: Nairobi to Aberdare National Park

Day 2: Aberdare National Park to Lake Nakuru

Day 3: Lake Nakuru National Park to Masai Mara

Day 4: Full Day Masai Mara Game Drives

Day 5: Masai Mara National Game Reserve to Nairobi 

Itinerary

Day 1
Nairobi to Aberdare

Depending on your confirmed arrival date to Kenya in, our expert guide will be prompt to pick you up at you at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. Clearing out Nairobi we travel north into the hilly highlands of Kenya, to the High Aberdare Mountain Ranges. First stops, lunch at Aberdare Country Club located on a mountain incline within the scenic Great Rift Valley. After lunch we drive to the adjacent Ark Tree lodge where we overnight. The Ark Tree Lodge is an abnormal structure, comprising of numerous levels with viewing decks and a cover up for observing wildlife at the waterhole and saltlick that the lodge faces. Reminiscent of the scriptural Noah’s Ark, the lodge is set in the midst of trees in Aberdare National Park. Dinner and game viewing at the floodlit watering gap, from the look-outs at the lodge.

Day 2
Aberdare National Park to Lake Nakuru

This day begins with warming cup of coffee as you observe wildlife at The Ark. Then breakfast at the Aberdare Country Club before picking up our gear and jumping into our pop-up roof 4×4 safari vehicle. We continue our drive down to a lower-lying region of the Great Rift Valley to arrive to Lake Nakuru National Park just in time for lunch. Enjoy a typical African crusine meal at our booked accommodation in Lake Nakuru National Park shortly after which we embark on our first game drive within the Park.
Expect to see various birdlife, particularly flamingos, and other wild life species. Common sightings include; hippos, rhinos, monkeys, buffalos, zebras and giraffes, among others. Returning from our evening experience in Lake Nakuru National Reserve, we are welcomed to dinner and observe a few live tribal dancing.

Day 3
Lake Nakuru National Park to Masai Mara

Early morning after your breakfast, you will say goodbye to Lake Nakuru National Park then embark on a 5 hours’ journey to Masai Mara. Enjoy a drive through the scenic views of the Great Rift Valley before arriving to our accommodation in Masai Mara National Reserve.
Upon your arrival to the Park, you will check in accommodation just in time for lunch. After the refreshment, you will then head out for an evening game drive; expect to see various wildlife species to include: giant elephants, hippopotamus, lions, leopards, cheetahs, giraffes and so many more.
After gathering full day memories, you will transfer to our accommodation for dinner and overnight stay

Day 4
Masai Mara National Game Reserve

This is the maiden day of your 5 days Safari, you will embark on two game drives in the Mara: morning game drive and the afternoon game drive in search of the big five and other wildlife species to include: Masai giraffe, baboons, warthogs, Wildebeest, buffaloes, zebras, jackals, spotted hyenas, topi, impala, Hartebeests, nat eared foxes, the crocodiles and hippopotamus of the Mara and Talek Rivers.
To Note:
• There is an optional cultural visit to the Masaai tribe community within the park, this visit grants you a chance to learn about the Masaai culture, customs, ways of living and their exercising cultural dance.
• Game viewing in Masai Mara Kenya can be enhanced with a hot air ballooning Experience, this can be arranged at an extra cost.

After gathering full day memories, you will return to accommodation for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 5
Masai Mara National Game Reserve to Nairobi

The day begins with a leisurely breakfast at the accommodation before retracing our steps to Nairobi. Our magical Masai Mara Safari comes to a close at your arrival in Nairobi.