MAASAI MARA,NAKURU,SAMBURU Travel Guide

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Product Description Day 1: Nairobi-Masai Mara
Leave Nairobi at 7.00 and drive through rich Kikuyu farmland to the edge of the Rift valley. Descend the escarpment and drive via Narok to Masai Mara Game Reserve. Arrive in time for lunch at your lodge/camp. Take a game drive in the afternoon. The Masai Mara adjoins Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park. Masai Mara is famous for its black manned lion and yearly migrations of wildebeest and Zebra, Elephant, Buffalo, Rhino, Gazelle, Leopards, Giraffe are also found here. Masai Mara is also famous for its bird life. Game viewing is done en-route to the campsite. Dinner and overnight at your lodge/camp.

Day 2: Masai Mara
A full day spent viewing and exploring this spectacular National Park with a visit to the mara river where the wildebeest migration takes place. Here you can se both the hippos and the crocodiles that co exist in the same waters. Meals and overnight at the your chosen lodge/camp .

Day 3 :Masai Mara
After breakfast have an early morning game drive which gives you a chance to locate the shy animals like the leopard as they disappear into the bush as the sun gets hot. In the afternoon take a game drive, Meals and overnight at the lodge/camp.

Day 4: Masai Mara – Nakuru
After breakfast leave park and proceed to Nakuru. Arrive in time for lunch, in the afternoon take a game drive in the park. Nakuru national park is famous for the Flamingo (Greater and Lesser) and other water birds including a variety of terrestrial birds numbering about 450 species in total. It has a wide range of mammals including the rhinos, buffaloes, zebras, lions and other plain game. It has unique vegetation with different plant species including the biggest euphorbia forest in Africa, and the yellow acacia Dinner and overnight at the lodge/camp.

Day 5: Nakuru-Samburu
After breakfast leave for Samburu, stopover at the Thomson falls in Nyahururu to view the magnificent falls, then stop over at the equator crossing point just before you get into Nanyuki, Proceed on to Samburu to arrive in time for lunch followed by an afternoon game drive, Samburu National Reserve is situated on the banks of the Ewaso Ngiro River in the dry northern reaches of Kenya. It is a hot and arid area characterized by a parched landscape of hills and plains.
Dinner and overnight at lodge/camp.

Day 6: Samburu
Full day spent in Samburu with morning and afternoon game drives. The presence of the Ewaso Ngiro River and its shady trees attracts plenty of wildlife. Giraffe, buffalo, waterbuck and zebra (including the endangered Grevy's zebra) from the surrounding savannah plains trek to the water. Lion, leopard and cheetah are also quite easy to spot. Samburu is also home to large herds of elephants, and the reserve is well known for providing the opportunity to see wildlife that only lives in the dry north of Kenya including the gerenuks. All meals and overnight at the lodge/camp.

Day 7 samburu- Nairobi
Leave Samburu after breakfast with a last game drive enroute, proceed to Nairobi to arriving early afternoon.