05 DAYS NAIROBI -MAASAI MARA- LAKE NAKURU LODGE SAFARI

Day 1: Orientation –Karachi
Session 1: Introductions to staff, accompanying guide/s from Karachi as well as guide/s in Africa. Introductions of group members. General description of the safari experience.

Session 2: Short films. Detailed day by day description of the entire excursion from departure to return, including schedules, travel, transport, living arrangements, meals, shopping, what to expect, animals to see, etiquette, etc. Question and Answer.

Day 2: Arrival Transfer –The City Hotel
upon arrival aboard your flight, you will be met and transferred to Nairobi hotel booked on bed and breakfast to check in and refresh then relax depending with your arrival time before later being transferred to carnivore restaurant for Dinner. After dinner return to your hotel for an overnight stay Meal Plan {Dinner}

Day 3: Nairobi – Masai Mara Game Reserve This morning we drive through the dramatic Great Rift Valley to the Masai Mara National Reserve. This enormous reserve is actually part of the vast Serengeti plains famously known for its spectacular great wildebeest's migration and is home of the Big Five: Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo and Rhino. Lunch at our Lodge and relax before departing for the afternoon game drive. The Mara Game Reserve – one of the greatest wildernesses of the world. Large mammals are varied, and easy to see. Residents among the Park's are: Masai Giraffe, Buffalo, Eland and thousand of plain game including Impala, Zebra, Topi, both Thomson's and grants Gazelles.

Dinner & Overnight at Mara Sarova Game Lodge
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Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 4: Discover Masai Mara Game Reserve
The search for great predators and perhaps even cubs continues today during extensive game drives. On the plains are enormous herds of grazing animals plus the elusive Cheetah and Leopard hiding amidst acacia boughs. During our stay we also have an optional opportunity to visit a village of the Masai people to witness the singing and dancing that are part of their daily lives and sacred rituals. A glimpse into their homes and social structure is a poignant experience.

Dinner & Overnight at Mara Sarova Lodge
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Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 5: Masai Mara – Lake Nakuru National Park
Today we travel to the exotic Lake Nakuru National Park located in the Great Rift Valley. After lunch an exciting game drive is planned for the afternoon. The game in this Park is plentiful and the magnificent bird watching will make a devotee out of even the most reluctant. The Park is a home to stunning flocks of Lesser and Greater Flamingos, which literally turn the lakeshores in to a magnificent pink stretch. The bird life here is world renown and over 400 bird's species exist here, White Pelicans, Plovers, Egrets and Marabou Stork. It is also one of the very few places in Africa to see the White Rhino and rare Rothschild Giraffe.

Dinner & Overnight at Sarova Lion hill Lodge
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Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}

Day 6: Lake Nakuru National Park – Nairobi Via Lake Naivasha {Boat ride}
We depart Lake Nakuru National Park after breakfast with Picnic lunch through bucolic countryside to Lake Navaisha to enjoy for a boat ride then proceed to Hell's Gate National Park. Hell's Gate National Park is the only Park in Kenya which visitors are free to leave their vehicle and walk in the Park. The Park's special locations to view include: Fischer's Tower, formerly a volcano's plug, the Central Tower and Njorowa Gorges. Two extinct volcanoes: Olkaria and Hobley's are worth a trip. Natural steam vents rise from fissures in the volcanic rock. Obsidian, a striking black glassy rock formed from cooled molten lava is a feature of this landscape. Game to view includes:Buffaloes, Masai Giraffes, Elands, Coke's Hartebeests, Lions, Leopards and some Cheetahs. A haven for ornithologists and rock climbers, the cliffs of Hell's Gate are breeding grounds for Vultures, Verreaux's Eagles, Augur Buzzard and thousands of swifts; 103 species of birds have been recorded in the Park. After the game drive and picnic lunch, we embark on a journey by road to Nairobi arriving early evening to end your tour with drop off at the airport for a return flight back home.

Meal Plan {Breakfast & Lunch}

Price Includes:
• Professional English Speaking Safari Guide/Driver.
• Round trip transport from Nairobi to Maasai Mara Lake Nakuru and Lake Naivasha.
• Finest accommodations in Nairobi, Lake Nakuru, and Maasai Mara.
• Guaranteed departures for four booking this safari.
• Guaranteed window seating with open top.
• All applicable Game Park entrance fees.
• All meals included while on safari.
• Pre–tour itinerary document.
• Extensive Game drives.
• Maasai village visit in Masaai Mara & Boat ride in Lake Naivasha.

Price Excludes:
• Personal expenses such traveling insurance, excess baggage fee, communication charges that include,   laundry, emails, faxes and phone calls beverages including luxury champagne, luxury spirits, beer, wines   during meals or meals not indicated in the itinerary.
• Optional Hot Air Ballooning (cost per person is 450 US Dollars)
• Gratuity for Porterage / waiters at hotels, camps and airports.
• Sundowner bush cocktails and bush dinner.
• Gratuity for your professional driver guide.
• Cost of obtaining passport and visas.
• Accommodations in Nairobi.
• A visit to a Maasai Village.
• International Airfare.