5 Days Amboseli Lake - Naivasha - Mara Safari

From Nairobi /return to Nairobi - Kenya

Tour  leaves from Nairobi  and spends a night at the Amboseli with game viewing drives to spot wildlife with views of the Mount Kilimanjaro snow capped peaks.

Tour proceeds for a night at the Lake Naivasha with  a boat ride to explore the freshwater lake and see hippos & abundant bird life.

Option of visiting the Hell’s gate national park near the lake

Tour culminates at the Masai Mara game reserve where we  marvel at the great scenery as we hunt for the Big five.

We have offered a selection of economy, standard or luxury safari lodges or tented camps (depending on your  style  / budget).

Tour transport shall be in safari designed minivan with pop up roof.

Transport in  a 4 x 4 land cruiser jeep is available at an  extra cost.

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  • suitable family safari
  • extendable
  • can be customized to own specifications

Set  own safari dates

Private safari tour

Safari highlights

  1. 1 day & night at  Amboseli national park
  2. Views of Mount Kilimanjaro ( highest mountain in Africa).
  3. 1 day & night at  Lake Naivasha (fresh water ) rift valley lake
  4. Bird spotting and boat ride( at the lake Naivasha)
  5. The Great Rift Valley escarpment.
  6. 2 days & nights at  Masai-Mara game reserve
  7. Game and scenery viewing with the Masai tribes

Safari itinerary

Day 1: Nairobi - Amboseli. (3.5 - 4  Hrs -250 km.)

0730 hrs: Pick up from Nairobi airport / Nairobi hotel or residence

Depart and proceed to Amboseli national park.

The drive takes you via the Nairobi Mombasa highway and  through Masai country to the amboseli which lies at the floor of the mount Kilimanjaro.

Arrive Amboseli in the mid morning.

Afternoon shall be spent on game viewing drives in search of elephant, cheetah, lion and other plains game. 

The Mount Kilimanjaro in its majesty shall provide the most natural background for wildlife photography. 

Overnight at your Amboseli safari lodge or tented camp.

Meal plan : Lunch, Dinner  

What you may  see at Amboseli national park .......

Elephant herds, Cheetah, Wild dogs, Buffalo, Giraffe, Zebra, Lion, Hyrax, Lesser Kudu, and Nocturnal Porcupine, prolific birdlife 

Day 2: Amboseli- Lake Naivasha - (340 km: 5 - 6 hrs)

Early morning game  and scenery viewing drive .

Extra game drive after breakfast. 

Proceed to  the Lake Naivasha at the floors of the Great Rift Valley.

There shall be a lunch stop  at a Nairobi suburb restaurant  

Arrive at the Lake Naivasha in the late afternoon. 

Overnight  at your lake Naivasha safari lodge/ tented camp

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner. 

What to do at Naivasha ..................................

Bird watching, boat ride,hell’s gate

Day 3: Lake Naivasha – Masai Mara (240Km, 4-5 hours)

Explore Lake Naivasha and spot exotic bird species ,hippos etc on a  morning boat ride

Option of visiting the Hell’s gate by bicycle and hiking is available

Proceed to the Masai mara game reserve.

Arrive Masai Mara in time for an afternoon  game viewing drive

Overnight at your Masai Mara safari lodge or tented camp.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 4: Full day - Masai mara.

Today shall be a game viewing extravaganza!

Masai Mara Game reserve remains the most exciting wildlife eco-system in the Natural world.

It is host to  the highest and most varied concentration of wild animals than any other wildlife park in the region. 

The scenic appeal of the tree studded savannah plains, the  moderate climate and diversity of wild game species makes it a one stop shop for game viewing activities.

We shall traverse the Masai Mara reserve on a full day of unlimited game viewing encountering the big five and more of the lesser game.

Picnic lunch shall be by the Mara river as we watch hippos & crocodiles or maybe the great migration (July – October)

Overnight shall be at our Masai Mara safari lodge/ Tented camp

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 5: Masai Mara - Nairobi: 265km:5hrs

Early pre-breakfast game viewing drive.

Extra final game drive as you exit  the Masai Mara

Depart the Masai Mara for Nairobi to arrive in the late afternoon.

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch.

Choose economy,standard or luxury lodge / tented camp  option according to your safari budget / style

Luxury lodge/ tented camp option :

Amboseli National park: Oltukai lodge, Amboseli Serena lodge,

Lake Naivasha:   Lake  Naivasha sopa  , Lake Naivasha Country club

Masai Mara game reserve: Mara simba lodge , Mara sarova camp, Mara serena, Ashnil Mara, Keekorok lodge

Standard lodge/ tented camp option:

Amboseli National park: Amboseli sopa, Sentrim Amboseli, Kibo safari camp

Lake Naivasha:   Lake Naivasha Sopa ,  Elsamere Lodge

Masai Mara game reserve : Mara sopa Lodge, Mara Leisure camp , Sekenani Camp , AA lodge/camp,

Economy lodge/ tented camp :

Amboseli National park: AA lodge/camp

Lake Naivasha:    Naivasha Kongoni Lodge

Masai Mara game reserve: Elangata Olerai Camp,  Olmoran tented camp,Sentrim Mara camp