6 days Lake Baringo & Bogoria & Masai Mara & Lake Nakuru
Jewel Safaris Limited brings you an amazing 6 days Masai Mara Safari Kenya. Get to see amazing wildlife in the Maasai Mara National Reserve and amazing views of the Rift Valley lakes of East Africa.
This 6 Days Maasai Mara Safari Kenya also takes you to Lake Nakuru National Park to see the beautiful flamingos.
Brief Itinerary – 6 days Masai Mara Safari Kenya
- Day 1: Transfer to Lake Bogoria via Great Rift Valley area
- Day 2: Drive to Lake Baringo
- Day 3: Transfer to Maasai Mara National Reserve
- Day 4: Masai Mara Game Drives
- Day 5: Masai Mara
- Day 6: Return to Nairobi
Detailed Itinerary – 6 days Baringo & Bogoria & Masai Mara & Lake Nakuru Safari
Day 1: Nairobi> Lake Bogoria. After breakfast your Jewel Safaris driver guide will pick you up at your hotel in Nairobi, or at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and given a short briefing of the itinerary before beginning your drive to the Great Rift Valley area of Central Kenya.
Lunch will be taken in a local Kenyan restaurant in the town of Nakuru, or en- route, depending on what time the journey begins.
After lunch, continue the drive through the Rift Valley region to Lake Bogoria, near the hot springs. Here you will encounter the famous flamingos that flourish in these soda lakes. The blue waters of the lake change to pink with the thousands of flamingos that float on the water. In the late afternoon, you will drive to your accommodation nearby Lake Nakuru, check-in, and enjoy some relaxation time.
Day 2: Lake Bogoria > Lake Baringo. After breakfast the drive starts to Lake Baringo, a famous Kenyan bird sanctuary. You will be taken on a boat trip to closely view the crocodiles and hippos that line the shoreline of the lake.
Lunch will be served en- route to maximize your time looking at the wildlife.
After lunch, you will return to Lake Nakuru to view the world’s greatest population of flamingos – concentrating in and around the lake. In addition, you will go on a game drive in the Lake Nakuru National Park to encounter the other wildlife that lives in the park, which includes White and Black Rhino, leopards, and elephants.
Before nightfall, you will return to your accommodation for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Lake Baringo>Masai Mara. Transfer to Masai Mara National Reserve. Check-out of the lodge and begin the journey to Maasai Mara National Reserve.En route, you will see many Masai settlements near the road; an opportunity to not only meet these indigenous people but also to do some shopping for local handicrafts. You will later stop in the town of Narok for a traditional Kenyan meal. After lunch, you will continue with the journey to Maasai Mara National Reserve. En route, you will encounter many animals, as well as Maasai settlements. Upon entering the park gate, you will be taken to your accommodation to check-in and have a short rest. Dinner will be served at your accommodation.
Day 4: Masai Mara. Today you will spend the day exploring the huge expanse of the Maasai Mara National Reserve; it will be a combination of game drives in a safari vehicle plus the opportunity to go on a Balloon Ride to have a totally different perspective – a bird’s eye view. ( optional) The wildlife viewing in Masai Mara is unmatched in Kenya, and visitors are never disappointed with these safaris. In addition, there will be an opportunity for you to not only be entertained by the local Masai cultural dancers but also visit a traditional Masai “Boma”, where you will have the most interesting encounter with one of the world’s only traditional-living peoples. The harmonious living with the environment and the wildlife is truly heart-warming; the Masai have great respect for both the flora and fauna that they co-exist.
After a full day of wildlife encounters, you will return to your accommodation for relaxation before dinner.
Day 5: Masai Mara. Another full day spent in this famous park. You can agree with the driver how to spend these days in the Masai Mara and choose from visiting the Masai tribe, a local school or do the balloon ride. Meals taken in the lodge or at the campsite according to your agreement.
Day 6: Masai Mara > Nairobi. Check-out and begin your journey back to Nairobi. En route, you will have the opportunity to stop on the roadside to shop for Masai souvenirs from the many vendors that set up shops on the rim of the Rift Valley wall. Lunch en- route.
Depending on what your on-going plans are, you will either be returned to your hotel in Nairobi or taken directly to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your onward flight.
Accommodation is booked in accordance with your preferences and depending on your budget and availability.
Rift Valley Lakes Region
- Transfer and game drives in safari vehicle.
- All meals included till dinner
- Entrance fees.
- All activities as per the itinerary
- Bottled drinking water in the car
- Personal expenses.
- Cost for anything that is not mentioned in the itinerary.