5 days Maasai Mara and the Lakes Kenya Budget Safari

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5 days Maasai Mara and the Lakes Kenya Budget Safari

Day 1: Nairobi to Lake Nakuru National Park
Begin your 5 days cheap budget camping tour from Nairobi to Lake Nakuru National Park, arriving in time for lunch, followed by an introductory game drive. The drive will take you to shore of the lake to watch the multi-million flamingo birds, the pelicans, Hippos, Waterbucks etc. Dinner and overnight stay.

Overnight at a budget hotel.
Meal Plan: {Lunch and Dinner}

Day 2: Lake Nakuru National Park – Lake Naivasha
We continue our low cost safari to Lake Navaisha arriving in time for lunch at the campsite by the lake and early afternoon, we take an optional nature walk at Crescent Island is an excellent way to see wild animals while on foot. The Island is a private game sanctuary, which is home to Zebras, Wildebeests, Gazelles, Vervet monkeys, Hares, Genet Cats, Waterbucsk and Giraffes.

Overnight at the Campsite.
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner}

Day 3: Lake Naivasha — Maasai Mara Game Reserve
Early in the morning, we have option of a boat ride at a cost. Depart after breakfast to Masai Mara Game Reserve. Lunch en-route or at the accommodation depending on time. This enormous reserve is actually part of the vast Serengeti plains famously known for its spectacular great Wildebeest’s migration and is home of the Big Five: Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo and Rhino. Lunch at our camp and relax before departing for the afternoon game drive. The Mara Game Reserve – one of the greatest wildernesses of the world. Enjoy evening game drive. Dinner and Overnight
Overnight at the Campsite.
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner}

Day 4: Discover Maasai Mara Game Reserve
A full day will be spent in the Mara with morning and afternoon game drives in search for great predators and perhaps even cubs continues. On the plains are enormous herds of grazing animals plus the elusive Cheetah and Leopard hiding amidst acacia boughs. During our stay we also have an optional opportunity to visit a village of the Maasai people or early morning balloon ride at a cost.

Overnight at the Campsite.
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner}

Day 5: Maasai Mara Game Reserve – Nairobi
Early morning tea/coffee or Hot chocolate then depart for a morning pre-breakfast game drive. Back to the accommodation for breakfast and then depart to Narok for picnic or lunch to arrive in Nairobi in the evening to end your budget camping safari.

Meal Plan{Breakfast}

What's included

  • Accommodation as detailed in the itinerary
  • Airport pick up and drop off.
  • All meals noted in the itinerary. Each day generally includes Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner buffets consisting of both western and local dishes.
  • Transportation in standard game viewing safari vehicle complete with pop-up roof for easy viewing and photography.
  • Your driver/guide speaks English and has in-depth knowledge of the flora, fauna, landscape, and Kenyan culture.
  • A minivan outfitted with two-way, long range high frequency radio communications equipment.
  • Each minivan carries safari accessories including wildlife books, beanbags to support cameras on car doors and window sills, binoculars, a first-aid kit, an ice-chest, and a fire extinguisher.
  • Bottled mineral water during game drives.
  • Park entrance fees and game drives as noted in the itinerary.
  • All government taxes, levies, and fees
  • Pick up and drop off transfers

What's not included

  • Domestic and international airfares and departures taxes.
  • Personal communications charges for telephone calls, faxes, email, etc.
  • Tips and gratuities for your driver/guide.
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. (Bottled mineral water is provided in the minivan while on game drives.)
  • Laundry services
  • Between meal snacks, parks, attractions, and events not included in your itinerary