4 Days: Four (4) Days Masai Mara budget camping safari tours are low cost game drive safaris to Masai Mara and Nakuru national park Kenia. 3 days are in Masai Mara and 1 day is spent camping in Nakuru or staying in a budget Nakuru hotel in town. This is the best short budget camping safari in Masai Mara and Nakuru national parks. Read on to find out on 4 days Masai Mara – Nakuru budget camping safari prices, distances, timings, itineraries and joining in safari packages.
Day 1: Nairobi –Masai Mara Game Reserve
On the first day, he driver guide will pick you up from your hotel in Nairobi for the safari where you will join in with other 6 people. The vehicle is an eight-seater so you will be fine. Once everyone is seated, your trip starts from Nairobi at 8:30 am with a scheduled stop at the rift valley escarpment view point to see the rift valley floor.
You will go up the Mau escarpment and drop into the Masai plains in Masai Mara. This is the wildlife central with more than 3 million animals calling it home. The Masai Mara has the highest number of big predators per square kilometer. The undulating plains of the Masai Mara and the lack of trees provide for an uninterrupted game viewing, making Masai Mara the best place for game drives in Africa.
You will check into your tented camp at 1300 hrs and enjoy a buffet lunch. Relax for a while and enjoy a siesta and then later at 1600 hrs go on your first Masai Mara game drive until dusk. Look out for the many lion prides, elephants, leopards, cheetahs and hundreds of grazers. The wildebeest migration is also very interesting to watch when in season between July and October. This is the best time to take the Masai Mara 4 days budget camping safari tour package.
Dinner and overnight at the tented camp with stories at the bonfire.
Day 2: Masai Mara
On this day, you will wake up to a hot breakfast and later leave for a full day game drive with packed lunch. You will visit the Mara river to see the hippos and the crocodiles in the water. During the wildebeest migration, the Mara river is a scene to behold with thousands of the animals stampeding into the river trying to cross at the risk of drowning from fast currents and crocodile attacks.
Enjoy your picnic lunch and later drive through the park for an all afternoon game drive arriving back to your tented camp at dusk. Enjoy a hot shower and a dinner and overnight at the Low cost Masai Mara budget tented camp.
Day 3: Masai Mara- Lake Nakuru National Park
Depart the Masai Mara after breakfast with an en route game drive until 9:00 am. You will be looking out for all the animals that you have missed while here. You will check out of your tented camp for Nakuru arriving in time for lunch at 1300 hrs. Check into a budget Nakuru hotel for the evening and relax. You can decide to explore some popular restaurants or pubs in Nakuru town.
Dinner and overnight in the Nakuru hotel.
Day 4: Nakuru – Nairobi
Depart from your hotel in Nakuru after breakfast and go for a morning game drive in the Nakuru national park. Enjoy watching the flamingos, birds, lions, hippos, buffalos, rhinos, leopards, giraffes, hyenas, gazelles and many more animals. All morning game drive watching the animals and the land features in the park.
Lake Nakuru is a 177 sqkm national park which is located inside the rift valley. The lake is alkaline and supports algae blooms that is the main food for the flamingos. Lake Nakuru was established as a park in 1961 and was started as a bird sanctuary. Lake Nakuru is protected by the RAMSAR convention as an important wetland.
The lake is referred to as the world’s largest bird spectacle due the moving masses of pink flamingos that can sometimes be in the thousands or in the millions depending on the availability of its main food, the Spirulina or blue green algae. The park is also very popular for the easy sighting of the eastern black rhino and the southern white rhino as well as tree climbing lions and easy to find leopards.
Depart the park for Nairobi at 10:00 am with a stop- over at Mai Mahiu for lunch right in the right rift valley. Drop off in your hotel in Nairobi in the late afternoon for freshening up after a great 4 days Masai Mara camping safari tour.
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