Maasai Mara and Kenya's Rift Valley Adventure: 5-Day Unforgettable Camping Experience
Full Safari Itinerary
Day 1: Arrival at Maasai Mara National Reserve
Depart from Nairobi to the legendary Masai Mara National Reserve. Upon arrival, we embark on an exciting afternoon game drive, offering your first glimpse of Africa's impressive wildlife. Witness the land teeming with herds of wildebeest, zebra, and antelope. As the sun sets, the predators become active, and you may spot lions, leopards, and hyenas on the prowl. The day ends with a restful night at a well-equipped campsite, nestled amidst the Mara wilderness.
Day 2: Exploring Maasai Mara
Immerse yourself in another captivating day within the Maasai Mara National Reserve. As the golden sun rises, embark on exhilarating game drives, guided by professional experts who will share their extensive knowledge of the reserve's flora and fauna. Observe the intricate dynamics of predator and prey, and capture stunning photographs of the untamed wilderness. This day promises unforgettable moments etched in your memories forever.
Day 3: Lake Nakuru National Park
Our journey continues to the picturesque Lake Nakuru National Park, a bird lover's paradise. Admire the kaleidoscope of pink as thousands of flamingos grace the shoreline and witness the rare sight of endangered rhinos roaming freely. Delight in the diversity of bird species and the opportunity to spot elusive leopards and other wildlife that call this park home.
Day 4: Lake Naivasha and Hell's Gate National Park
Today, we explore the tranquil beauty of Lake Naivasha, a freshwater lake surrounded by lush greenery. Enjoy a serene boat ride, observing families of hippos wallowing in the water and a myriad of bird species gracefully soaring above. Afterward, venture into Hell's Gate National Park, a geothermal wonder adorned with towering cliffs, rugged gorges, and natural hot springs. Embark on a thrilling hiking expedition amidst breathtaking scenery, where you can spot grazing zebras, giraffes, and gazelles at close proximity. Feel the exhilaration of being immersed in the dramatic landscapes that inspired the famous Disney film "The Lion King."
Day 5: Departure
As your remarkable 6-day journey comes to a close, take a moment to reflect on the extraordinary experiences and cherished memories you have created. Depart with a deep appreciation for Kenya's natural wonders and cultural heritage, carrying the spirit of adventure within you.
- Comfortable and well-equipped camping accommodations
- Delicious meals showcasing local flavors
- Expertly guided game drives and hikes
- Park entry fees for Maasai Mara National Reserve, Lake Nakuru National Park, and Hell's Gate National Park
- Professional tour guides with extensive knowledge of the region's wildlife and ecosystems
- International flights to and from Nairobi
- Personal expenses such as souvenirs and additional activities
- Gratuities for guides and camp staff
Important to Know
- Children aged between 0-2 years are free of charge.
- Children aged 3-12 years pay 50% of the adult rate when sharing the same room with adults
- Children between 3-12 years pay 75% of the adult rate when staying in their separate room from adults
- Children 13 years and above are recognized as adults
- Passengers should bring soft-sided bags on safaris as our vehicles have limited luggage space.
- All the passengers must have an Identification Card/Passport with them for any internal flights.
- Baggage on internal flights is strictly limited to 15kgs per person (including hand luggage). Any excess baggage will be charged by the airline at check-in.
- Passengers arriving in KENYA will be asked to present a valid Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate.
- This tour is offered by Pita Safaris.
- In the event of non-availability, we might have to change the itinerary, put you in a similar camp or lodge, or upgrade you for an additional fee.
- Prices may be changed without prior notice. This is beyond our control and any increase levied will be passed to you for park fees and government taxes.
- This tour is subject to the terms and conditions of Pita Safaris.
We accept payment either by credit card or by direct wire transfer.
1. Payment by Credit Card Online
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2. Payment by Direct Wire Transfer
If paying by this method, any bank charges incurred will be at your cost. Beneficiary bank charges are approximately $45 and they will be added by us to your invoice. It usually takes a minimum of 3 to 5 working days for the funds to arrive in our account. At that point, we can issue your booking confirmation.