4 Days Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru Safari Kenya – Budget Camping

Safari Overview: 4 Days Masai Mara Lake Nakuru Safari Kenya – Kenya safaris is a refinement of the  Masai Mara safari package consisting of a visit to Masai Mara national park to view wildlife and most especially the big five, it also consists of balloon rides and later drives to Lake Nakuru National Park to view more wildlife.

masai mara national reserve

masai mara national reserve

We bring you the 4 Days Masai Mara Lake Nakuru safari Kenya itinerary

Brief Itinerary – 4 Days Masai Mara Lake Nakuru safari Kenya

  • Day 1: Depart Nairobi for Maasai Mara National Park and Afternoon Game Drive
  • Day 2: Game Drive and/or Balloon Ride
  • Day 3: Rift Valley and Lake Nakuru National Park
  • Day 4: Return to Nairobi and Giraffe Centre

Included in the tour

  • Full board accommodation and meals
  • Transportation
  • Game drives
  • Park entrance fees
  • Bottle water
  • English speaking driver/guide

Excluded

  • Local guides tips
  • Extra personal expanses
  • Visa
  • Flight bills

Detailed Itinerary – 4 Days Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru Safari Kenya – Budget Camping

Day 1: Depart Nairobi for Maasai Mara and Afternoon Game Drive

On the first day of this 4 Days Masai Mara Lake Nakuru safari, our Jewel Safari guide will meet you in your hotel in Nairobi; after a short briefing, you will depart in our Safari vehicle for Masai Mara National Reserve.

Arrival time will be around lunchtime and after checking into your hotel, you will be served lunch.

After lunch, your guide will take you on an afternoon Game Drive, which lasts 3 or 4 hours.  Masa Mara National Park is famous for the cats; lions, cheetahs, leopards are all present in the Park and there are many of them to see.  In addition, Masa Mara does have dozens of mammals to view, such as the zebra, elephant, buffalo, various antelopes as well as warthogs, wildebeests, eland, and hundreds of bird species.

After the game drive, you will be returned to your hotel for dinner and a good night’s sleep.

Day 2: Game Drive and/or Balloon Ride

On the second day of this 4 Days Masai Mara Lake Nakuru Tour Kenya, After breakfast in your hotel, you will either go for a morning Game Drive or a Balloon Ride.

balloon ride in masai mara

balloon ride in masai mara

The Balloon Ride is a totally different perspective; seeing the wildlife roaming the plains of Masa Mara, with a bird’s eye view can be quite extraordinary.  The balloon moves quietly at an optimal distance for close viewing and uninterrupted photographing.

Return to the hotel for lunch and a little relaxation.

After lunch, another Game Drive and/or Balloon Ride to further explore Masa Mara and the wildlife viewing opportunities therein.  The park is huge and the wildlife inhabitants many.  In addition, the Maasai people living harmoniously with the wildlife in this exotic environment, make for a most memorable trip.

Before the sun sets, you will return to your hotel for dinner.

Day 3: Rift Valley & Lake Nakuru National Park

On the third day of this 4 Days Masai Mara Lake Nakuru tour Kenya, you will depart Maasai Mara and drive East through the Rift Valley region of Central Kenya, towards Lake Nakuru National Park.  The vistas from the road are unequaled in terms of spectacular landscapes.  Many Maasai traders set up shops on the sides of the road, and a good opportunity to purchase local handicrafts at a reduced price.

Lunch en route at a local Kenyan restaurant to experience traditional food.

Lake Nakuru

Lake Nakuru

After lunch, proceed to Lake Nakuru National Park to view the millions of Flamingos as they gather at the shores of Lake Nakuru to feed. Afterward, you will go on a Game Drive within the Lake Nakuru National Park and view the largest concentration of Rhino in East Africa; as well there are many other large mammals in the park, some rare and endangered.

Before nightfall, you will check into your accommodation and have dinner.

Day 4: Return to Nairobi & Giraffe Centre.

On the last day of your 4 Days Masai Mara Lake Nakuru tour of Kenya, after Breakfast, you will depart Lake Nakuru for Nairobi.

En route, you will stop in Karen to visit the famous Giraffe Center.  Here you will get an opportunity to learn about the habits of Giraffes, as well as the history of the Giraffe Center.

Touching and feeding the giraffe is permitted, a most unique opportunity.

Lunch will be en route, or in Karen at a local Kenyan restaurant. to experience some traditional food.

After lunch you will continue your drive back to Nairobi, arriving in the late afternoon.  Depending on your onward schedule, you will be taken to your hotel or directly to the Jomo Kenyatta Airport to catch your flight.

End of the 4 Days Masai Mara Lake and Nakuru Safari Kenya