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Lake Nakuru/Maasai Mara Bird Watching and Wildlife Safari

Destination
Lake Nakuru Bird Watching Masai Mara
Country : Kenya
Duration
5 days 4 nights

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A safari to the world’s most famous Bird Sanctuary Lake Nakuru national Park, home to millions of fuchsia pink flamingo, the pelican as well as over 450 other species of birds then travel further South over the Mau Escarpment to Africa's greatest concentration of game the Maasai Mara. Masai Mara Kenya's most popular game park, with the possibility of seeing all the big five and many other animal species. The great wildebeest annual migration occurs here and it’s a spectacle to behold for any would be visitor to Kenya mainly in July –October.

Day 1: Nairobi –Lake Nakuru National park

Leave your Nairobi hotel at 0800 hrs and drive west to the Great Rift Valley viewing sceneries enroute. We arrive at the “Pink Lake” referred so due to the numerous Flamingos. We arrive in good time for lunch at a lodge followed by full afternoon game drives. Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru lodge or similar

Lake Nakuru National park is famous for it’s at time masses of flamingo's and the over 450 of birds species found here. It’s a soda lake on the floor of the Great Rift Valley. The panorama of millions of flamingos from afar the makes the lake to appear as ringed in pink which is quite a spectacular sight. The park is an important haven for endangered species - particularly the Rothschild’s Giraffe and the black and white rhinoceros. Lions, waterbuck, buffalo and baboons are all residents here

Day 2: Lake Nakuru – Maasai Mara

We depart from the lodge soon after breakfast and proceed to Maasai Mara with a few stops on the way to get there in good time for Lunch. Late afternoon game viewing drives followed by a stroll on the lodge’s compound for a rewarding birding experience before dinner and overnight stay at Mara Sopa Lodge or Similar

Day 3/4: Maasai Mara

The next two days is spent at the Mara National Reserve on an exploration tour in search of the big 5, nevertheless there are other fascinating wild animal who call the park home- Optional balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost of US$ 425 per person. Dinner and overnight stay at Mara Sopa Lodge or similar

The Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to believe: over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. In the open rolling, grasslands, riverine forest, thickets and acacia tress search for the new birds such as Schawlow’s Turaco, Cerulean Blue flycatchers, the endemic Ovampo Sparrwhawks and red tailed Chat, green-capped Eremomela.    You will easily see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephant. It is in the Mara that perhaps 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 savannah- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures.

Day 5: Maasai Mara – Nairobi

Early morning game viewing drives before breakfast then leave for Nairobi via Narok to arrive by 1400 hrs where the tour ends

Bird Watching

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A safari to the world’s most famous Bird Sanctuary Lake Nakuru national Park, home to millions of fuchsia pink flamingo, the pelican as well as over 450 other species of birds then travel further South over the Mau Escarpment to Africa's greatest concentration of game the Maasai Mara. Masai Mara Kenya's most popular game park, with the possibility of seeing all the big five and many other animal species. The great wildebeest annual migration occurs here and it’s a spectacle to behold for any would be visitor to Kenya mainly in July –October.

Day 1: Nairobi –Lake Nakuru National park

Leave your Nairobi hotel at 0800 hrs and drive west to the Great Rift Valley viewing sceneries enroute. We arrive at the “Pink Lake” referred so due to the numerous Flamingos. We arrive in good time for lunch at a lodge followed by full afternoon game drives. Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru lodge or similar

Lake Nakuru National park is famous for it’s at time masses of flamingo's and the over 450 of birds species found here. It’s a soda lake on the floor of the Great Rift Valley. The panorama of millions of flamingos from afar the makes the lake to appear as ringed in pink which is quite a spectacular sight. The park is an important haven for endangered species - particularly the Rothschild’s Giraffe and the black and white rhinoceros. Lions, waterbuck, buffalo and baboons are all residents here

Day 2: Lake Nakuru – Maasai Mara

We depart from the lodge soon after breakfast and proceed to Maasai Mara with a few stops on the way to get there in good time for Lunch. Late afternoon game viewing drives followed by a stroll on the lodge’s compound for a rewarding birding experience before dinner and overnight stay at Mara Sopa Lodge or Similar

Day 3/4: Maasai Mara

The next two days is spent at the Mara National Reserve on an exploration tour in search of the big 5, nevertheless there are other fascinating wild animal who call the park home- Optional balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost of US$ 425 per person. Dinner and overnight stay at Mara Sopa Lodge or similar

The Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to believe: over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. In the open rolling, grasslands, riverine forest, thickets and acacia tress search for the new birds such as Schawlow’s Turaco, Cerulean Blue flycatchers, the endemic Ovampo Sparrwhawks and red tailed Chat, green-capped Eremomela.    You will easily see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephant. It is in the Mara that perhaps 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 savannah- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures.

Day 5: Maasai Mara – Nairobi

Early morning game viewing drives before breakfast then leave for Nairobi via Narok to arrive by 1400 hrs where the tour ends

masai mara

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A safari to the world’s most famous Bird Sanctuary Lake Nakuru national Park, home to millions of fuchsia pink flamingo, the pelican as well as over 450 other species of birds then travel further South over the Mau Escarpment to Africa's greatest concentration of game the Maasai Mara. Masai Mara Kenya's most popular game park, with the possibility of seeing all the big five and many other animal species. The great wildebeest annual migration occurs here and it’s a spectacle to behold for any would be visitor to Kenya mainly in July –October.

Day 1: Nairobi –Lake Nakuru National park

Leave your Nairobi hotel at 0800 hrs and drive west to the Great Rift Valley viewing sceneries enroute. We arrive at the “Pink Lake” referred so due to the numerous Flamingos. We arrive in good time for lunch at a lodge followed by full afternoon game drives. Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru lodge or similar

Lake Nakuru National park is famous for it’s at time masses of flamingo's and the over 450 of birds species found here. It’s a soda lake on the floor of the Great Rift Valley. The panorama of millions of flamingos from afar the makes the lake to appear as ringed in pink which is quite a spectacular sight. The park is an important haven for endangered species - particularly the Rothschild’s Giraffe and the black and white rhinoceros. Lions, waterbuck, buffalo and baboons are all residents here

Day 2: Lake Nakuru – Maasai Mara

We depart from the lodge soon after breakfast and proceed to Maasai Mara with a few stops on the way to get there in good time for Lunch. Late afternoon game viewing drives followed by a stroll on the lodge’s compound for a rewarding birding experience before dinner and overnight stay at Mara Sopa Lodge or Similar

Day 3/4: Maasai Mara

The next two days is spent at the Mara National Reserve on an exploration tour in search of the big 5, nevertheless there are other fascinating wild animal who call the park home- Optional balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost of US$ 425 per person. Dinner and overnight stay at Mara Sopa Lodge or similar

The Mara offers wildlife in such variety and abundance that it is difficult to believe: over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. In the open rolling, grasslands, riverine forest, thickets and acacia tress search for the new birds such as Schawlow’s Turaco, Cerulean Blue flycatchers, the endemic Ovampo Sparrwhawks and red tailed Chat, green-capped Eremomela.    You will easily see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephant. It is in the Mara that perhaps 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 savannah- lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures.

Day 5: Maasai Mara – Nairobi

Early morning game viewing drives before breakfast then leave for Nairobi via Narok to arrive by 1400 hrs where the tour ends

-Transport on custom made 8 seater tour van ideal for game viewing and photography

-Full board accommodation whilst on safari

-Accommodation in double/triple room

-All park entrance fees to include government taxes

-Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide

-All game drives as detailed in the itinerary

-Complimentary return airport transfers

-Bottled water whilst on safari

-Start and end in Nairobi.

-Personalized service

-Tips

-Laundry

-Beverages/Drinks

-International flights

-Visas

-Items of a personal nature

-Any other extras not detailed in

-Hotel accommodations in Nairobi before and after the safari