6 DAYS KENYA WILDLIFE SAFARI (Maasai Mara, Lake Nakuru and Ol Pejeta Conservancy)
6 days Kenya wildlife Safari is a suitable Kenya safari package for tourists interested in wildlife as it offers wild life action packed encounter while visiting some of the best wildlife habitats in Kenya, this safari package offers a visit to 3 Kenya wildlife destinations that are Maasai Mara national reserve, Lake Nakuru national park and the Ol Pejeta Conservancy.
While on 6 days Kenya wildlife safari expect to enjoy watching various species of wildlife residing in the 3 destinations you are to visit and these include lions, leopards, cape buffaloes, wildebeests, elands, gazelles, zebras, antelopes, elephants, cheetahs among others.
HIGHLIGHTS OF 6 DAYS KENYA WILDLIFE SAFARI
- Day 1: transfer from Nairobi to Maasai Mara
- Day 2: full day in Maasai Mara
- Day 3: transfer from Maasai Mara to Lake Nakuru
- Day 4: transfer to Ol Pejeta Conservancy
- Day 5:full day in Ol Pejeta Conservancy
- Day 6:transfer back to Nairobi
Day 1: Transfer from Nairobi to Masai Mara
On your arrival in Nairobi you will be picked from Jomo Kenyatta international airport by your safari driver/guide, after a short safari briefing about your 6 days Kenya wildlife safari you will embark on a journey to Maasai Mara national reserve as the first Kenya wildlife viewing safari you will visit.
Maasai Mara national reserve is listed among the best game viewing destinations in the world and most visited game viewing destination in Kenya, on your way you will have a stopover in Narok town where you will have an encounter and interact with local Maasai people and this way you will learn more about their culture, traditions, listen to folk stories, be entertained by local dances and drama and purchase traditional souvenirs.
From Narok Town you will proceed to Maasai Mara national reserve and on arrival you will check into your lodge and in the evening you will head out for an evening game drive on which you will see a variety of animals such as lions, leopards, elephants, buffalos, rhinos, zebras, wildebeest, gazelles, antelopes, cheetahs, hyenas and many others. After the game drive you will head back to your lodge, have dinner and stay overnight.
Accommodation: Ol Moran lodge
Day 2: Full Day in Maasai Mara
You will have early morning breakfast at your lodge then head out to Maasai Mara national reserve for a full day of exploring the reserve together with your packed lunch, as you explore the reserve you will watch various species of wildlife and birds inhabiting in the reserve such as lions, leopards, elephants, buffalos, rhinos, zebras, wildebeest, gazelles, antelopes, cheetahs, hyenas and heron, pelicans among others. At lunch you will have picnic lunch set at any picnic sites along the banks of Mara River, then go for another game drive. In the evening you will head back to your lodge, have dinner and stay overnight.
Accommodation: Ol Moran Lodge
Day 3: Transfer from Masai Mara to Lake Nakuru
After early morning breakfast at your lodge, you will checkout and with en-route game drive you will precede to Lake Nakuru national park a very rewarding destination for Kenya birding safaris. Lake Nakuru national park is famous for hosting large number of flamingoes along the shores of the alkaline Lake Nakuru creating a pink hue, on your arrival you will check into your lodge, have lunch then later in the evening head out for a game drive.
On the evening game drive you will enjoy watching the beautiful sunset and spotting other wildlife species such as black and white rhinos, giraffes, waterbucks and a huge population of pink flamingoes, pelicans and cormorants on the shores of Lake Nakuru. In the evening you will head back to your lodge, have dinner and stay overnight.
Accommodation: Ziwa Bush Lodge.
Day 4: transfer to Ol Pejeta Conservancy
After breakfast at your lodge, you will checkout and with en-route game drive you will embark on a journey to Ol Pejeta Conservancy, when you arrive in the conservancy you will check into your lodge then have lunch as you prepare for a game drive in the afternoon.
Ol Pejeta Conservancy is a sanctuary for great apes including chimpanzees, houses the largest black rhino sanctuary in Kenya with over 100 black rhinos and the two remaining northern white rhinos in the world. Other animals in the conservancy include lions, leopards, hyena, jackals, grant’s gazelles, hippos, impalas, baboons, vervet monkeys, elands, gazelles, dik-dik and many more which you will enjoy watching on the afternoon game drive. In the evening you will return to your lodge, have dinner and stay overnight.
Accommodation: Sweetwaters Serena Camp
Day 5: full day in Ol Pejeta Conservancy
After morning breakfast at your lodge and at exactly 08:00 am you will head to the conservancy for a full day of exploring on a game drive together with your packed lunch, while driving through the conservancy you will have an opportunity to watch many animals such as the big cats (lions, cheetahs, leopards, rhinos) and many more. Then you will have picnic lunch set in the conservancy then in the afternoon head to visit the famous Blind Rhino Barak learning more about his story and engage more with the rangers. In evening you will head back to your lodge, have dinner and stay overnight.
Day 6: Transfer back to Nairobi
After your morning breakfast at your lodge, you will checkout and with an en-route game rive you will say good bye to Ol Pejeta Conservancy heading back to Nairobi where you will be dropped off either at your hotel or at the airport for your flight back home.
End of the safari