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Kenya Glimpse Safari

5 Days from $ 1,681 / person sharing

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Embark on a 5-day Glimpse Safari tour of Kenya’s magnificent natural beauty and diverse wildlife, featuring Nairobi, Masai Mara, and Lake Nakuru National Park. Experience the thrill of game drives in the renowned Masai Mara, where you can observe the incredible Great Migration and encounter the Big Five. Furthermore, visit Lake Nakuru National Park, which boasts not only black rhinos but also a diverse array of bird species. This journey will undoubtedly provide you with a glimpse of Kenya’s breathtaking landscapes and wildlife.

Itinerary highlights:

1. Very comfortable accommodation throughout
2. Visit the Rhino Sanctuary
3. Full-day game drive in Masai Mara

Price includes:

  • In-destination transfers
  • Activities and excursions as detailed
  • All accommodation
  • 24-hour support while you travel

Itinerary Details:

Days 1: Drive to Masai Mara (Appx 5 Hrs)

Our driver-guide will pick you up from your hotel or place of residence in Nairobi then embark on a scenic drive through the Rift Valley towards Masai Mara, Kenya’s premier game reserve. You will have your own private safari vehicle. Along the way, we will make a brief stop at the Great Rift Valley viewpoint to admire the breathtaking views of the world’s largest valley. Afterward, we will continue our drive and arrive at the lodge in time for check-in and lunch. In the afternoon, at around 4:00 PM, we will set out for an exciting game drive. We will return to the lodge around 6:00 PM for dinner and an overnight stay.
MEAL PLAN:
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
ACTIVITIES:
Afternoon Game Drive.

Days 2: Full Day at Masai Mara

On the morning of your second day, your safari adventure continues with an exhilarating full-day game drive that promises to be a highlight of your journey. With your picnic lunch in tow, you’ll set out on your safari, ready to uncover the wonders that this iconic wilderness has to offer. Throughout the day, your expert guide will navigate the diverse landscapes of Masai Mara, guiding you in search of the renowned “Big Five” – lions, elephants, buffaloes, leopards, and rhinoceroses. The Mara’s rich ecosystem also presents opportunities to spot other fascinating creatures, such as hippos lounging by the water’s edge and Nile crocodiles stealthily gliding through the river. As the sun climbs higher in the sky, you’ll find the perfect spot to enjoy your picnic lunch. Nestled under the shade of a Croton tree, you’ll have the chance to relax and dine while surrounded by the breathtaking panorama of the reserve. This serene moment allows you to absorb the natural beauty surrounding you, creating memories that will undoubtedly last a lifetime. Masai Mara’s allure extends beyond its resident wildlife. The reserve will captivate you with its diverse animal interactions and breathtaking vistas. It’s a realm where predators and prey engage in an ongoing battle for survival, creating a dynamic and captivating spectacle. As the day begins to wane, you’ll slowly return to your camp, your heart, and camera filled with the day’s awe-inspiring encounters.
MEAL PLAN:
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
ACTIVITIES:
Full Day Game Drive

Days 3: Full Day at Masai Mara

Begin the day with a hearty breakfast that fuels you for a day filled with immersive cultural experiences. Venture to a local Maasai community, an iconic indigenous group in Kenya. As you enter the village guided by your expert, villagers clad in vibrant red Shuka attire will gather, initiating joyful songs and spirited jumps. Feel welcomed to join this celebration, where Maasai men leap energetically to attract women, complemented by the melodious voices of women. Following this exhilarating start, delve into personal interactions with the Maasai. Villagers will guide you to their Manyattas, inviting conversations and questions, fostering genuine cultural exchange. Translations by your guide bridge language barriers. You can even try spear throwing and long jumps, traditional warrior practices showcasing their skill. Step inside houses to witness daily life, though you may find them cozy yet dim. After the village tour, explore shops offering Maasai jewelry and handicrafts. Prices might start high, but view these purchases as contributions to the Maasai community, supporting their livelihood disrupted by national parks and reserve. You will head back to the camp for lunch and afternoon rest. Your afternoon safaris start after high tea and head out on a thrilling afternoon safari as you look for what you will not have seen the previous day as the day comes to an end you will proceed to your camp for African bush stories at our campfire.
MEAL PLAN:
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
ACTIVITIES:
Maasai Cultural Tour & Afternoon Game Drive.

Hotel Options at Masai Mara:

Zebra River Camp Zebra River Camp
Zebra Mara Plains Camp Zebra Mara Plains Camp

Days 4: Drive to Lake Nakuru (Appx 4Hrs)

After breakfast, bid farewell to the Masai Mara and make your way to Lake Nakuru National Park, renowned for its incredible birdlife and rhino population. As you approach the park, the scenery transforms from arid landscapes to lush vegetation surrounding the lake. Arriving at your chosen lodge or camp, you’ll check-in and enjoy a satisfying lunch that rejuvenates you for the afternoon activities. The afternoon is dedicated to a game drive, where you’ll have the chance to witness the awe-inspiring sight of birdlife on the lake’s shores, as well as spot rhinos, giraffes, and other wildlife against the backdrop of the picturesque lake. As the sun sets, you’ll return to your accommodation for a wholesome dinner and a peaceful night’s rest.
MEAL PLAN:
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
ACTIVITIES:
Afternoon Game Drive.

Hotel Options in Lake Nakuru:

Days 5: Departure

Following your leisurely breakfast, it will be time to check out of your camp and journey back to Nairobi, a drive of approximately 5 to 6 hours. A farewell lunch at a local restaurant in Nairobi allows for a final taste of Kenyan cuisine and culture. Depending on your departure time, you might have the chance for some last-minute shopping or additional sightseeing. Finally, you’ll be transferred to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your departure, marking the end of an unforgettable Kenyan safari adventure.

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