4-Day Lake Nakuru Masai Mara Private Budget Safari

This safari is by far one of our most popular budget camping safaris which can also be customized into a mid-range or luxury safari; a private safari that takes you deep into the heart of the great Flamingo paradise, Lake Nakuru National Park. You will see flamingos in their thousands, view the rare Black and White Rhinos, and visit wildebeest migration scenery at the Masai Mara. You will also get a lifetime opportunity to interact with the Masai people in their dwellings 'manyattas' and learn more about their culture. It's an experience like no other.

Safari tour package:
A custom, tailor-made, private safari
Price per person*:
$600 - $1020
Includes internal flights:
Length of safari:
4 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
Adventure safaris Big five Cultural safaris Cultural Birding safaris Birding
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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This safari itinerary takes you through one of the two most visited national parks in Kenya with a hundred percent chances of seeing all the big five animals. It can also be customized into a group safari if need be.

Day 1: Nairobi – Lake Nakuru National Park  

Upon arrival at the Jomo Kenyatta Airport, you will be met by our airport representative and he will take you through a brief pre-safari orientation before embarking on your dream safari adventure of Kenya. Depart for the Rift Valley arriving in time for lunch at the hotel.  Late afternoon game viewing & bird watching. Dinner and overnight at Chester Hotel or similar 

Distance: 200 kms – 3 hrs drive

Meal plan: {Lunch, Dinner}

Day 2: Lake Nakuru - Maasai Mara Game Reserve  

After breakfast commence drive west past Mount Longonot and via Narok to the Maasai Mara National Reserve to arrive for lunch at the respective Camp. Late afternoon game viewing drive. Dinner & overnight at

MARA SIDAI CAMP or similar. 

Distance Approx. 310 kms – 5 hrs drive

Meal plan: {Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner}


Day 3: Maasai Mara Game Reserve


The early morning calm air of the Maasai Mara has made possible the introduction of Hot Air Balloon flights, available as an optional tour of a hot air balloon ride to see the park from a bird's eye view, from leading lodges and camps in the reserve. (Please reserve early to avoid disappointment for this adventure!). Pre-breakfast morning game drive in the reserve, a great opportunity to explore the vast flora and fauna of this magnificent reserve.  After a rewarding game drive, return to your lodge for late morning breakfast. Lunch and late afternoon Game viewing drive.


OPTION: A full day game drive with picnic lunch boxes (full day game drive including visits to Mara River, Kenya Tanzania Border Post and a great chance to view the "Big Five". You will have picnic lunch at Hippo Pool. Return to your lodge late in the afternoon). Later just relax or visit the nearby Maasai village as an optional excursion. Dinner and overnight at


Meal plan: {Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner}

Day 4: Maasai Mara  - Nairobi & Depart


After breakfast at the Lodge/Camp, embark on your return journey to Nairobi. On arrival in the early afternoon you will be dropped off in Nairobi (use of room is excluded). Transferred to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for scheduled International departure flight, 03 HOURS PRIOR TO FLIGHT DEPARTURE TIME. Distance Approx. 270 kms – 5 hrs drive

Meal plan: {Breakfast}



v  arrival and departure airport transfers  as per the itinerary

v  bed and breakfast accommodation in nairobi

v  full board accommodation in the lodges/camps whilst on safari

v  transportation whilst on safari in 6-seater minibus, driven by english-speaking driver/guide (non exclusive use of vehicle; window seat guaranteed)

v  all park/reserve entrance fees

v  mineral water

v  Flying Doctors services

v  24 Hours emergencytelephone number






v  Extras i.e Laundry, telephone calls, drinks etc

v  Tips to driver guides and porters

v  International Air transport and applicable departure taxes

v  Visa


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

  • Chester Hotel Nakuru
  • Mara Sidai Tented Camp

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Khanga Safaris

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- We offer private/custom safaris
- We offer group tours/safaris
- Our main focus is: Mid-level safaris
- We book pre/post-safari attractions
T: +254 738 079007
Since: Feb 2014

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Animals you will see

African buffalo
African buffalo
African caracal
African caracal
Bat-eared fox
Bat-eared fox
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Horseback riding
Horseback riding
Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
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