3 Days masai mara safari

3 days masai mara safari Masai mara safari is one of the top safari destinations in Kenya situated in the rift valley province, this amazing park established in 1961 is a prominent destination for wildlife viewing. Masai mara national park is a home to a big concentration of animals such as zebras, wildebeest, Thomson gazelle, elephants, cheetah, lion, leopards and many more. A 3 days safari in Masai mara safari a short safari which offers you an opportunity to enjoy the beauty of the park, Masai mara national park experiences an annual migration of wildebeests.

Highlights of the safari

  • Airport transfers
  • Transfer to Masai mara national park
  • Game drives that is evening and morning game drive
  • Cultural tour

Detailed itinerary for the 3 days Masai mara safari

Day 1: Transfer from Nairobi to Masai mara

On the first day of the safari you met your safari drive and be picked up from your hotel after morning breakfast, you will briefed about the safari and start your journey to masai mara national park west of Nairobi city. From Nairobi city to Masai mara national park it is a drive of 6-7 hours covering a distance of 309 kilometers, on your way you will make a stopover Narok town for a little break. Narok town is a biggest Masai town where you encounter typical local Masai people clad in their traditional attires, after a few minutes stopover you will proceed to the park. You will reach Masai Mara national Park in the afternoon, in the park you will check in at your lodge, have lunch and rest for a while as you prepare for an evening game drive in the park. On the evening game drive you will view many animals such as herds of elephants, giraffe, lions, leopards, cheetah and many more. After the game drive you will drive back to your lodge, freshen up have dinner and sleep over night.

Accommodation

Luxury: mara Serena safari lodge

Mid-range: mara Eden safari camp

Budget: Julia’s river camp

Day 2: full day Masai mara

On this second day of the safari you will have a morning game drive which will require you to wake up so early for morning breakfast then drive to the park to start on your game drive, this game drive is the highlight of the 3 days safari as it is a perfect time for viewing most of the wildlife in the park as they are still in one place before dispersing because of the sunlight. On your drive you will view many animals like lions, leopards, elephants, wildebeest and many more, after the game drive you will have lunch as you rest while preparing for an afternoon cultural tour. On the cultural tour in the Masai village you will encounter a series of traditional practices, culture and norms such as the beautiful Masai local manyattas, Masai local songs and dances and cultural wear including beautiful beads and square fabrics. After an amazing cultural tour you will drive back to your lodge, have dinner and rest for overnight.

Day 3: drive back to Nairobi and end of the safari

On this last day of the safari you will wake up for a morning cup of coffee, then check out of your lodge and drive back to Nairobi, when you reach Nairobi you will have lunch then have your drop off either at your hotel or airport thus marking the end of your safari.

Safari inclusions

  • A professional English speaking tour guide and driver
  • Pick up from the airport
  • trasnport to and from the park
  • Activity fees
  • Meals
  • Bottled mineral water
  • Accommodation

Safari excludes

  • Other drinks a part from bottled mineral water
  • Personal expenses on activities like laundry and any more.
  • Tips
  • Visa expenses