8 Days Mara Nakuru Amboseli Tsavo

Experience great wildlife encounters and amazing birdlife as you visit the Maasai Mara and Lake Nakuru. Tsavo is home to most of the larger mammals, vast herds of dust –red elephant, Rhino, buffalo, lion, leopard - the BIG FIVE and other wildlife varieties.

Day 1 | Nairobi - Maasai Mara


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


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 | 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 | Amboseli


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. If time permits visit the baboon viewpoint cliff; later at around 11.00am leave the park with a stopover for lunch on the main highway and drive via Nairobi to Amboseli National Park located at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro, the Africa’s highest mountain at 5,896m whose snow-caped peak of Mount Kilimanjaro rises above of the clouds and dominates every aspect of Amboseli. Arrive at the camp/lodge before sunset for dinner and overnight.

Day 5 | Amboseli


Enjoy early morning breakfast then leave for full day game drives in the park. Weather permitting; there shall be awesome views of the Mount Kilimanjaro snow-capped peaks. Mount Kilimanjaro offers an awesome background for wildlife photography. Your thrilling extensive safari experience covers the swamp areas, the Amboseli viewpoint, and the plains of Amboseli in search of great African wildlife. Break for picnic lunches at the base of mount Kilimanaro. 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!

Day 6 | Tsavo West


Walk up early for morning game drive to see the sunrise, track wildcats and experience the final safari drive. Weather permitting; there shall be awesome views of the Mount Kilimanjaro snow-capped peaks. Return to the camp/lodge for a full breakfast, check out and drive to Tsavo West National Park. Visit of Mzima Springs, where you can see hippos, fish and crocodiles in crystalline clear water. Then proceed to camp/lodge for check in, lunch and some rest. Later head out for the afternoon game drives with a visit to the Rhino Sanctuary. Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge.

Day 7 | Tsavo East


Enjoy early morning game drives before breakfast then return to the camp/lodge for a full breakfast, check out and drive to Tsavo East National Park. Game drive enroute to the camp/lodge for check in, lunch and some rest. Afternoon game drives with a chance to spot herds of Red Elephants, Lions, Giraffes,Zebras, Gazelles, Buffaloes, Waterbucks, Impalas, and different bird species. Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge.

Day 8 | Departure - Nairobi


Enjoy early morning game drives before breakfast then return to the camp/lodge for a full breakfast, check out and depart to Nairobi with a stopover for lunch on the way arriving in the early evening and drop off at your Nairobi 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////////////////////////////////

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////////////////////////////////

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


////////////// Amboseli////////////////////////////////

Budget - Sentrim Amboseli / AA Amboseli Lodge

Midrange - Kibo Safari Camp / Amboseli Sopa Lodge

Luxury - Amboseli Serena Lodge / Oltukai Lodge / Zebra Plains Amboseli / Satao Elerai Camp / Kilima Safari Camp – Mulima Tents / Zebra Plains Amboseli


////////////// Tsavo West////////////////////////////////

Budget - Ngulia Safari Lodge

Midrange - Rhino Valley Lodge

Luxury - Kilaguni Serena Lodge, Severin Safari Camp, Ziwani Tented Camp, Salt Lick Safari Lodge


////////////// Tsavo East////////////////////////////////

Budget - Voi Safari Lodge

Midrange - Ashnil Aruba Lodge, Sentrim Tsavo Camp, Voi Wildlife Lodge, Galana Crocodile Camp, Ngutuni Safari Lodge

Luxury - Satao Camp, Ashnil Aruba Tents