6 Days Masai Mara Wildebeest Migration Safari

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$3650 - $4200
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
6 days
Best months:
Not specified
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Active - Hiking, horse riding
Safari type:
Adventure safaris Big five
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This Kenya Safari Begins at Amboseli National Park which is popular for its many herds of Elephants. We then Proceed to Lake Nakuru and then head to Masai Mara Game Reserve to witness the annual Wildebeest Migration which takes place in the months of July and August. The Wildebeest Migration is a natural Phenomenon that you don’t want to Miss. Below is 6 Days Kenya Safari itinerary.

DAY 1:

Depart Nairobi City and Head to Amboseli National Park We pick you at the airport or your hotel in the morning hours and after tour briefing depart for Amboseli National park. Drive via Namanga at the Kenya – Tanzania border to Amboseli National Park to arrive in time for lunch at your lodge. We then proceed with afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at Oltukai lodge or Similar.

 

DAY 2:

Spend the Whole Day at Amboseli National Park 0630 Hrs – Have an early morning game drive in the Amboseli National Park. 0830 Hrs. Return to your lodge for late breakfast. Later spend the rest of the morning at leisure. Enjoy Swimming at the lodge’s pool or do an optional Nature walk at a small fee. You will have lunch at Oltukai lodge or similar We then proceed for an afternoon game drive till dusk. Amboseli National Park sits on the lower slopes of mighty Mount Kilimanjaro – Africa’s highest Mountain whose peak lies across the border in Tanzania. It is quite an experience to see Kilimanjaro hovering above the clouds in an early morning drive. Viewing the wild animals arising against the dramatic backdrop of the mountain will thrill the photography enthusiast. Amboseli National Park is renowned for its huge elephant herds. Other residents of the Amboseli National Park include: buffalo, black rhino, zebra, wildebeest and other plain animals. Dinner and overnight at Oltukai lodge or similar.

 

DAY 3:

Depart Amboseli National Park and head to Lake Nakuru National Park . Check out and drive to Lake Nakuru National park at 0700 Hrs. Enroute pick up your packed lunch and proceed to Lake Nakuru Simba lodge or similar for check in. Later check out and drive to Nakuru National Park for game drive. Lake Nakuru’s claim to fame is anchored on its flamingo’s and the over 400 species of birds found here. The lake itself is a soda lake on the floor of the rift valley. The sight of the Lake at times seeing millions of flamingos is quite spectacular. From a distance the lake appears ringed in pink. The Lake has also earned a reputation as an important haven for endangered species – particularly the Rothschild Giraffe and the black and white rhino. Lions, waterbuck, buffalo and baboons are all residents here. Later drive back to Lake Naivasha Simba Lodge for overnight. Dinner and overnight stay at Lake Nakuru Simba Lodge or similar.

 

DAY 4:

Depart Lake Nakuru National Park and Head to Masai Mara Game Reserve At 0800 Hrs Drive to via the Great Rift Valley to arrive at Masai Mara in time for lunch at Mara Sopa lodge or similar. At 1530 Hrs- go for an afternoon game drive till dusk. Masai Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to believe: over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. Some of the famous ones include: lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephants. It is in the Mara that perhaps has the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place. This is the annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following on their heels are the predators of the savanna- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures. Dinner and overnight at Mara Sapa lodge or similar.

 

DAY 5:

Enjoy a Full day game drive in Masai Mara Game Reserve After breakfast, check out with packed lunch for the great migration experience. Spend the all day at the at the Mara River watching the Wildebeest Migration. Returning to your lodge is late in the evening. Dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa lodge or similar.

 

DAY 6:

Depart Masai Mara Game Reserve and head back to Nairobi City We depart Masai Mara Game Reserve and drive to Nairobi City to arrive mid day. Lunch will be provided at the carnivore restaurant before we transfer to your hotel or Airport for your flight back home.

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • Mara Sopa Lodge
  • Lake Nakuru Simba Lodge

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Anstar Safaris

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- Our main focus is: Mid-level safaris
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Since: Aug 2013

Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

Aardvark
Aardvark
African buffalo
African buffalo
African caracal
African caracal
Baboon
Baboon
Bat-eared fox
Bat-eared fox
Rhinoceros
Rhinoceros
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Activities you can do

Horseback riding
Horseback riding
Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
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Cultural / Tribal visits
Game drives
Game drives
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