The 3 days’ wildlife tour in Maasai Mara is the shortest trip that takes to Africa’s big five, the lions, elephants, rhinos, leopards and the buffaloes. The three days allow you explore part of Maasai Mara’s beauty that nature placed here. The reserve is popularly known for its wildebeest migration.
Day 1: Arrival and transfer to Maasai Mara national park.
Upon arrival at the airport, you will be received by our experienced driver guide. He will brief you about all the trip movements and then transfer you to Maasai Mara national reserve. The 5-hour journey gives you spectacular views of the Rift valley escarpment and the green lush that lies along the road. Arrival will be in the afternoon for lunch, a game drive, dinner and overnight at the lodge in the wilderness.
Budget: Jambo Mara camp
Standard: Mara sopa lodge
Luxury: Mara Serena safari lodge
Day 2: Game drives in the Park.
On this day, wake up to a palatable breakfast and have two game drives in the park. An early morning game drive under the clear skies to view countless mammal species summing up to over 80 species. Spotting Africa’s big five is a guarantee, you will not only spot, but also have very close encounters with the lions, cheetahs, leopards, elephants, buffaloes, warthogs and many others.
Have an evening game drive still as you drive to the Maasai village for a cultural encounter with one of the most welcoming and hospitable tribes in Africa. Enjoy the traditional performances, buy local souvenirs as well as tasting the local cuisines. Later head back to the lodge for relaxation, dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Departure
In the morning after breakfast, check out of the lodge and drive back to Nairobi or straight to the airport to catch up with your flight back home.