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BVS K 014: 7 Days Masai Mara-Samburu

 

Day 1: Nairobi - Masai Mara Game Reserve

On Arrival, you will be met and welcomed at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport by our guide, after briefing, depart and drive across the floor the Rift Valley before mounting its western rim into Maasai land. Red-clad, with spears always on hand, Maasai warriors tend their herds of cattle among the wildlife, commendably unmoved by the presence of large predators. Afternoon you have the first game drive in search of wildlife. Maasai Mara is probably the best-known game reserve. Dinner and Overnight at the Mara Simba Lodge www.marasimba.com Meal Plan {FB}.

Day 2: Full day in Masai Mara Game Reserve

Take an extensive game drive into the reserve covered with rolling grasslands dotted with acacia and hazy forested hills and riverline bush where the Mara River and its tributaries meander,

Maasai Mara is considered by many to be Kenya's finest game reserve, the 1510 sq Kms of this reserve adjoin Tanzania's well-known Serengeti, forming one eco-system. The open rolling savannah grassland of the Mara is the home of numerous wildlife species including elephant, rhino, lion, cheetah, leopard, hyena, jackal, buffalo, eland, topis, impala, gazelle, warthog and zebra. From June to September, the annual Wildebeest migration takes place when thousands of these animals sweep across the plain and seek out new grazing areas, a full day game drive with picnic lunch at the hippo pool on the banks of the Mara River where the crossing of the Gnus [wildebeests] takes place while the killer crocodiles awaits. Dinner and Overnight at the Mara Simba Lodge www.marasimba.com. Meal Plan {FB}.

Day 3: Another day in Maasai Mara.

This is another day out, a very early wake up call to prepare for exploring another different area of this park, this is to capture more actions and excitements, return to the lodge for lunch, afternoon at leisure, an evening game drive follows at 1600hrs. All meals and overnight at the Mara Simba Lodge. Meal Plan {FB}.


Day 4: Maasai Mara Game Reserve – Lake Nakuru National Park

An early morning pre breakfast gamedrive then depart Maasai Mara after breakfast and drive past the loita plains to the floor of the Rift Valley and into Lake Nakuru Nat park, “Ornithological paradise” Arrive Lake Nakuru National Park in the evening, check in at your Lodge for dinner and overnight. Besides the flamingoes that the lake is famous for, there are approx 400 other species of birds in the lake. Also many species of game found in the park including the introduced Rothschild's giraffe, black and white rhino, waterbuck, reedbuck, lion, buffalo, leopard, baboon and many species of plains game. Dinner and overnight at the Lake Nakuru Lodge www.lakenakurulodge.org. Meal Plan {FB}.


Day 5:
L. Nakuru Nat Park- Samburu Game Reserve
Depart L. Nakuru after breakfast and drive north across the equator to Samburu National Reserve with a brief stopover at the magnificent 73m plunge of the Thompson Falls, arriving in time for an afternoon game drive. The rugged semi-arid northern region with spectacular scenic landscape. The Ewaso Nyiro River dotted with doum palms meanders through the reserve giving it an oasis setting. (The Samburus are cousins of the Maasai tribe and are pastoralists) arrive in time for lunch at the lodge. In the afternoon depart on an exciting game-viewing drive in search of Animals found only north of the equator that include the long necked gerenuk, Grevy zebra, reticulated giraffe, beisa oryx and the Somali ostrich. Dinner and overnight at the Samburu Simba Lodge www.marasimba.com.. Meal Plan {FB}


Day 6:
Full day in Samburu Game Reserve.

Full day in Samburu, a beautiful and game abundant park, home to rarely found species such as the Beisa Oryx, Grevy's zebra, blue-necked Somali ostrich and Reticulated Giraffe. Morning and afternoon game drives, in the mid morning. Dinner and overnight at the Samburu Simba Lodge. Meal Plan {FB}


Day 7: Samburu Game Reserve -Nairobi
On this day you will have your last early morning pre breakfast game drive, return to the lodge for breakfast, check out and depart at 10.30am and proceed to Nairobi.

2012 Prices Per person Sharing:
In using Custom 4X4 Safari Minibus Or: In using custom 4x4 Land cruiser.

Seasons

Per person sharing in US$

2 pax

Minibus / Landcruiser

4 pax

Minibus/ Landcruiser

6 pax

Minibus / Landcruiser

High: 16th Dec ‘12- 31 Mar’13.

1845 / 2349

1592 / 1847

1506 / 1680

Peak: 1st Jul– 31st Oct/ 12

1867 / 2357

1611 / 1856

1525 / 1689

Low: 1st Apr– 15th Jun/12

1517 / 2007

1261 / 1506

1175 / 1340

Mid: 16th Jun–30th Jun 12

1st Nov – 15th Dec/ 2012

1666 / 2146

1399 / 1634

1314 / 1477

Children between 3-10yrs sharing with 2 adults @ 50% of adult price.
Children between 11-16yrs sharing their own room @ 75% of adult price.

Prices include:

Ø All Park entrance fees in the game reserves and National Parks.

Ø Experienced English Speaking driver-guide.

Ø All road transportation and Game drives using custom made Safari Minibus fitted with a two way radio communication and a pop-up roof for enhanced photography.

Ø All meals as specified in our itinerary.

Ø Full board Accommodation while on safari

Ø Airport transfer on arrival and departure.

Ø 1ltr bottled drinking mineral water per person per day while on gamedrive.

Prices exclude:

Ø All items of a personal nature such as tobacco, laundry, phone calls etc.

Ø Tips and drinks/beverages.

Ø Hot air balloon safari in Maasai Mara.

Ø Any Other Items not mentioned above

Ø Medical/Travel Insurance

 
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