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5 Days Nairobi: Fabulous Flamingos & Masai Mara:

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Safari at a glance!

“Experience an excellent combination of wildlife-rich Masai Mara and stunning landscapes of Lake Nakuru National Park | Ornithological paradise”
- Visit the Great Rift Valley for its stunning vistas, panoramic & breathtaking views
-  Immersed yourself into spectacle of  Big-Game-world from Serengeti national park/Tanzania across the Mara River into Kenya’s Masai Mara Game  Reserve
Great chances of seeing the African “Big Five” animals – elephants, rhinos, buffalos, lions, leopards and other plain games in abundance
Visit the Maasai people for a closer encounter for their rich nomadic-lifestyle 
Hot Air Balloon ride over the savanna with champagne breakfast [optional]

Day 1: ARRIVAL NAIROBI, KENYA
Upon arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport Nairobi, Sunnex Adventures representative will be there to meet/ welcome you and transferred to your city hotel which’s already booked on bed and breakfast basis. Lazizi Hotel/ GKA Hotel/ Four Points Hotel or similar accommodation.
Note: Excursion in and around Nairobi, to Karen Blixen Museum author of Out of Africa movie. Proceed to Giraffe Centre sanctuary and hand-feed the gentle endangered Rothschild giraffes. Later on continue to Daphne Sheldrick Animal Orphanage, and learn how orphaned baby elephants and rhinos are bottle-fed and later re-introduced to the wild. While there, “adopt” an elephant. 

Day 2: NAIROBI - TO- MASAI MARA: [L.D]
Pick up from the hotel after breakfast at 07:30-am. Depart at 08:00-am after breakfast to Masai Mara via the Great Rift Valley view point for panoramic views of the Great Rift Valley. Descend the escarpment and drive through the Hemingway-trails to Narok-town for lunch. After lunch, proceed to Masai Mara arriving in good time for an introductory game drive en-route to your tented camp. Game drive till 6:55pm, dinner & overnight-stay. 
Spend the next 2 nights here to explore the 7th wonder of the world. Watch the immense of wildebeest migration from Serengeti Park in Tanzania into Masai Mara/ Kenya.
Masai Mara Game Reserve is famous for its black manned lions, “The Big Seven” animals and other plain-games in abundance. Game viewing-drive is relatively easy because of the abundance of wildlife all around. Dinner will be served at the lodge/ camps dinning-hall, and overnight-stay at Keekorok Lodge/ Sopa Lodge/ Mara Leisure or in similar accommodation.  

Day 3: FULL DAY EXPLORING THE MAGIC OF MASAI MARA: [B.L.D]
Wake-up-call for early breakfast, then depart for a full day of game viewing-drive across the rich savannah grassland and rolling hills. The famous Mara is renowned for its abundance of great animal herd and plain games. Masai Mara is a wildlife paradise! Virtually every type of animal to be found here! Spotted, Speckled and Dotted are the meaning of “Mara”. This is the descriptive name given by the Maasai people for this beautiful land of trees, shrub, savannah grassland and shadows made by clouds that hover over the plains.

a)    It’s ONLY in Mara where it’s possible for a herd of elephants to surround your car so close such that you can be able to see the Matriach eyelashes and have eye-contact…
b)    It’s in Mara where a herd of lions can hold you hostage for more than 1 hour as they use your vehicle shadow to escape the midday heat..!
c)    Or a cheetah jump onto the hood of your vehicle to gain a vantage of their prey.
Expertise and experience of our driver-guide will maximize your chances of seeing all the splendors of Masai Mara Game Reserve. A family of cheetah sunning themselves sleepily on a rock, the drama of a lion makes a kill just 15-20 feet away from you, or the thrill of elephant charge. The trees in the distance turn out to be giraffe’s family. Proceeds to the Mara River where you’ll enjoy a sumptuous picnic lunch at the River-side- picnic-site as you watch the hippos and Nile crocodiles basking and bathing in the river below. Visits to Maasai tribesmen “manyattas” [villages] for an up-close cultural-tour. Return to your camp/lodge for dinner and overnight-stay at Keekorok Lodge/ Sopa Lodge/ Lenchada Tented Camp/ or in similar accommodation. Meal Plan: B.L.D

Day 4: MASAI MARA—LAKE NAKURU PARK [B.L.D]
Pre-breakfast sun-rise game drive from 06:30-am to 9:30-am] to see leopard, cheater, lioness and other animal-cuts hunting for their prey. This is the best time to see the cats-animals making a kill at sunrise. Back to your camp/ lodge for breakfast. Depart Mara appro’ 10:30-hrs for Lake Nakuru, lunch served on the way with scenic views of Mt. Longonot and Lake Naivasha from afar on the main highway. Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru Lodge/ Lake Nakuru Sopa or similar  

Day 5: LAKE NAKURU PARK – NAIROBI – [B.L]
After breakfast at 07:00-am, proceed to Lake Nakuru National Park which has prolific birdlife comprising flamingoes, white pelicans and marabou stork, all water birds that breed in the lake’s alkaline waters. White and black rhino and Rothschild’s giraffe and many Cape buffalo and water buck are common on the lake shore. Time permitting, the baboon cliff are additional attractions. Have lunch then depart for Nairobi, arriving in the evening between 4/5-pm. Drop off at a hotel of choice. 

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