4 Days Hemingways Experience

Embark on the safari to Maasai Mara to witness an annual spectacular influx of wildebeests. This safari drives you right into the middle of the action and driving via a brief stopover at the Great Rift Valley view point.

Price from: $0000

Tour Summary

Safari Type: Private Kenya safari
Duration: 4 Days / 3 Nights
Min. Group Size: 2 Travelers
Max. Group Size: 6 Travelers
Starts & Ends in: Nairobi, Kenya
Transport: Safari Land Cruiser Jeep
Start: Nairobi at 8 A.M
End: Nairobi at 4 PM

Wildlife Experience

Big 5, Elephants, Prolific Birdlife, Leopards, Lions, Wildebeest Migration (Seasonal), White/Black Rhinos, Buffalos, Cheetahs, Zebras, Giraffes, Crocodiles, Hippos, Hyrax, Warthogs, Gazelles, Impalas, Waterbucks, Hyenas, Wild Dogs.

Seasons

High Season: (2nd January – 31st March, 1st November – 22nd December)

Peak Season: (1st July – 31st October, 23rd December – 1st January)

Low Season: (1st April – 30th June)

Day 1 | Nairobi - Maasai Mara Game Reserve


You will be picked up from your hotel and depart for a journey south along the floor of the dramatic Great Rift Valley with a stopover at the Great Rift Valley viewpoint to see the escarpment wall, drive further to Masai Mara arriving in time for lunch and some rest then depart for afternoon game drive through the savanna grassland in search of the great African wild animals for up-close encounters that it hosts. Transverse the reserve till late evening to witness the sunset. Return back to the camp/lodge for dinner and overnight

Day 2 | Maasai Mara Game Reserve


Enjoy early morning breakfast then leave for full day Game drive in search of the Big Five with packed lunches to enable extensive exploration of this reserve. Some of the animals you must see include: Lions, Wildebeest, Zebras, Giraffes, Buffalos, Elephants, Hippos, Crocodiles, hyenas, Antelopes. Break for picnic lunches near the Mara River and continue building your African safari tour memories with up-close encounters with several wild animals. Enjoy each moment as you transverse the Masai Mara game reserve from one point to another. After exploring the park visit the Masai village. You have an optional hot-air balloon ride that starts at 06.00 am and ends with a Champagne breakfast on the plains. What an exhilarating experience! Dinner and overnight at the camp/lodge

Day 3 | Maasai Mara - Lake Nakuru


Early morning enjoy game drive in Masai Mara, return to the camp/lodge for full breakfast then check out and drive to Nakuru with a stopover for lunch at Narok town and at Lake Naivasha for optional activity at extra cost. Arrive at Lake Nakuru before sunset. Dinner and overnight at the camp/lodge.

Day 4 | Departure - Lake Nakuru - Nairobi


Early breakfast at the hotel then check out for a great thrilling adventure to see the black and white Rhinoceros, buffalos, lions, leopard, Flamingos, Pelicans, baboon Monkeys, Impalas, Gazelles among other animals and a number of birds species. Visit the baboon viewpoint cliff, later at around 11.00am leave the park and drive to Nairobi with a stopover for lunch on the highway arriving late afternoon and dropped off at your hotel or at the airport.

Tour Inclusions

  • Nairobi airport or hotel pick up/ drop off
  • Transport in a spacious 4 x 4 WD safari land cruiser jeep with pop up roof for easy game viewing and photography
  • Full board accommodation while on safari
  • Stay in your preferred Budget/Midrange/Luxury tented camps/lodges
  • All park fees and government taxes
  • Game viewing drives
  • All game drives as specified in the itinerary
  • One liter of mineral drinking water in a day while on safari only
  • Services of a professional English speaking driver guide
  • The flying doctors emergency medical evacuation / rescue insurance cover

Tour Exclusions

  • International and local flights
  • Tips and gratuities to hotel, lodges, camp staff and driver- guide(s). Camping approx. $ 2.00 – $ 4.00 per person per day for lodge and hotel staff, $ 1.00 per bag for porters and $ 5.00 - $ 10.00 per person per day for driver-guides. For hotels/lodges/tented camps, please do not tip individual staff members, but instead use the ‘Tip Box’, which you should find at the reception of your accommodation.
  • Hot-air balloon safari (Per Adult - US$ 450, Per Child - US$ 330)
  • Easter and Christmas holiday Supplements
  • Visa
  • Travel and medical insurance
  • Day room use to relax and freshen up before your return flight
  • All expenses of personal nature (e.g. telephone, drinks, laundry, optional activities, souvenirs etc.)
  • Optional Masai village visit - arrange with your safari driver guide ($15-$20 per person)
  • Drinks and any other item not specified above.

  • This safari tour departs daily-you may set and book according to your own scheduled safari dates
  • Indicated driving time between national parks / places are estimates and may vary due to prevailing road conditions, weather and traffic density
  • Safari tour price is indicated in US$ -you may also request estimates in other currencies.
  • If you are not keen on driving safari, you can opt for a flying option so that you can minimize on driving time (extra cost)
  • This safari tour is private for your party and in own safari van and dedicated tour driver/ guide- (for both road travel & game viewing drives)
  • You are free to choose your specific camp/lodge in Camping, Budget, Midrange, luxury accommodation options provided - (this is subject to availability). We may have to reroute the itinerary or accommodate in similar lodges in case of non-availability.
  • This amazing Kenya safari can also include a hot air balloon safari in Masai Mara (extra cost).
  • Government taxes or park fees may be changed without prior notice. This is beyond our control and any increase levied will be passed to you.

This safari package can be tailored around the below mentioned accommodation options depending on your budget and travel preferences. Our experienced tour consultants will assist provide various pricing options to aid you make an informed choice.


////////////// Maasai Mara Game Reserve////////////////////////////////

Budget - Enkorok Mara Camp / Elangata Olerai / Ol Moran / Mara Chui Camp / Jambo Mara Safari Lodge / Explore Nature Mara Lodge / AA Mara Lodge

Midrange - Osero Camp / Base Camp Explorer / Losokwan Luxury Tented Camp / Sentrim Mara Camp / Siana Springs / Mara Sun lodge / Azure Mara Haven / Mara Sopa Lodge, / Mara Leisure Camp / La Maison Royale (LMR) Mara Camp / Sekenani Camp / Ilkeliani Camp / Loyk Mara Camp / Zebra Plains Mara

Luxury - Keekorok Lodge / Tipilikwani Mara Camp / Mara River Camp / Spirit of Mara Lodge / Mara Simba Lodge / Mara Serena Safari Lodge / Ashnil Mara Camp / Mara Sarova Game Camp / Fig Tree Camp-Ngamboli Tents


////////////// Lake Nakuru National Park////////////////////////////////

Budget - Lake Nakuru Lodge / Merica Hotel

Midrange - Lake Nakuru Lodge / Sarova Woodlands Hotel / The Pelican Lodge / Sentrim Elementaita

Luxury - Sarova Lion Hill Lodge / Lake Nakuru Sopa lodge / Flamingo Hill Camp/Lake Elementaita Serena Camp