A 3- days Masai mara safari visiting the most famous national park in Kenya, The Maasai Mara. The Maasai Mara Game Reserve is one of the best places in Africa for wildlife viewing. Game drives are a great way to experience the park and they take place all year round. If the big cats are what you’re looking for on your Kenyan safari, you are guaranteed to spot them at the Mara. For bird lovers, the Mara birds come in every color and size with more than 400 bird species, including birds of prey.
Day 1. Nairobi-Maasai Mara
Depart Nairobi in the morning and drive to the floor of the Rift Valley – to Maasai Mara Game Reserve arriving in time for lunch. Afternoon game drives at the park.
Dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge
Approx. transit time: 5½ hours
Day 2. Maasai Mara
Spend the day in Maasai Mara, Kenya’s most popular game sanctuary where you will have the best opportunity of spotting the Big Five – lion, leopard, buffalo, rhino, and elephant
Game drives are flexible
Meal plan: Get a Picnic lunch box and spend the entire day in the park.
You will also have the option of visiting a local Maasai village (US$25 per person).
All meals and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge
Day 3. Maasai Mara – Nairobi
Another early morning game drive in Mara, then depart after breakfast and drive back to Nairobi arriving at approx. 13:00hrs. Drop at your hotel or transfer to the airport for an onward flight home.
Approx transit time: 5½ hours