4 Days Maasai Mara and Lake Nakuru Budget Safari in Kenya
Maasai Mara National Reserve - Citymax Hotel, Lake Nakuru National Park
Exciting Kenya Safaris
Join this classic safari to the Maasai Mara National Reserve and Lake Nakuru as it will be a wildlife expedition of a lifetime. The Maasai Mara is Kenya’s finest wildlife sanctuary and home to a portion of the great migration. Watch exotic bird species at Lake Nakuru and its shores often filled with thousands of flamingos, turning Lake Nakuru pink colored!
Airport transfer included:
Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
During this safari tour, you will spend two nights at a mid-range camp and a night at the CityMax Hotel.
Citymax Hotel is located in the heart of Nakuru town-Freehold-Mashindano street off Deliverance church road. The hotel rooms offer the very best in comfort, convenience, and efficiency.
Each air-conditioned room is equipped with a flat-screen television with satellite connection, plug-and-play panels, direct-dial international telephone, high-speed internet access, mini bar, electronic personal safety deposit box, complimentary tea and coffee-making facilities, and hairdryers available on request.
You will be picked up from the airport or hotel. Accommodation before the tour departs can be arranged at an extra cost.
Day 1 - Nairobi - Maasai Mara
On the first day of your trip, you will be picked up from your hotel after breakfast at 8:00 a.m. and you will drive west to the Maasai Mara Game Reserve. You will enjoy lunch en-route and arrive in time for an evening game drive. Maasai Mara Game Reserve is Kenya’s finest wildlife sanctuary. Including migrant species, well over 450 species of animals have been recorded here.
Although July, August, and September are the months when the Mara plains are filled with migrating wildebeest and zebra, there is resident wildlife present year round. The famous Maasai tribesmen live within the dispersal area of the game reserve. Your dinner and overnight stay will be at a camp with hot showers and flush toilets.
Day 2 - Maasai Mara National Reserve
After breakfast, you will proceed on a full-day game viewing within the reserve. The landscape here is scenic savannah grassland on rolling hills. The reserve is the best park for game viewing in Kenya as it has an extensive road and track network that allows for close range viewing and photography. You will have a break for your picnic lunch by the hippo pool, looking out for resident hippos and crocodiles. Your dinner and overnight will be at the camp.
Day 3 - Maasai Mara - Lake Nakuru
After breakfast, you will depart on your final game drive in Maasai Mara before proceeding northwards to Lake Nakuru National Park. You will enjoy lunch en-route and arrive in the evening. Lake Nakuru is known as the home of the white and black rhinos as well as flamingos. Your dinner and overnight will be at a hotel in Nakuru.
Day 4 - Lake Nakuru - Nairobi
After breakfast, you will depart for a game drive in Lake Nakuru National Park. Later you will drive to Nairobi, enjoying lunch en-route and arriving at your hotel in the evening. This will conclude your safari. You will be dropped off at the airport or hotel.
During the trip, you will enjoy game drives around Maasai Mara Game Reserve and Lake Nakuru National Park.
The safari will take place throughout Nairobi, Maasai Mara, and Lake Nakuru, Kenya.
During the safari tour, you will be served with daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Bottled drinking water will also be provided during the safari as well as picnic lunch on the second day of the trip. One the first day, breakfast is not included and on the last day, there will be no dinner.
The following meals are included:
The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:
Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation
1 picnic lunch
3 nights accommodation
All taxes and VAT
Breakfasts, lunches, and dinners
Bottled drinking water while on safari
Entrance fees to the park
Game drives as per itinerary
Professional English speaking guide and driver
Sleeping bag and bath towels
Transfers from and to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO)
Transport in a pop-up roof minivan
What's not included
Additional accommodation before and after the tour
Breakfast on the first day
Dinner on the last day
Drinks other than water
Government imposed taxes
How to get there
Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
Arrival by airplane
Please book your flight to arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO). Transfer from and to the airport is included. Baboon Budget Safaris will pick you up from the airport.
Airport: Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
Airport transfer included: Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
No additional charges. You can request this in the next step.
A reservation requires a deposit of 16% of the total price.
The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
The rest of the payment should be paid on arrival.