7 Days Scenic Maasai Mara, Nakuru, Samburu &Treetops
This 7 Days Scenic Maasai Mara, Nakuru, Samburu &Treetops takes you to some of the After that endowed wildlife viewing plains. Birds haven at Lake Nakuru is worth visiting for birders; look out for Samburu’s unique five. Also not to be missed are the indigenous tribes that live near these wildlife reserves. Then visit the Treetops, famously known as the place where Queen Elizabeth 11 visited as a princess and left as a Queen.
Detailed safari itinerary of the 7 Days Scenic Maasai Mara, Nakuru, Samburu &Treetops
Day 1: Transfer to Masai Mara national reserve
In the morning our safari driver will pick you at your hotel in Nairobi, then drive you to Masai Mara. You then will drive via the Great rift valley ascending through the western rim of the canyon crossing Loita plains. As you approach the reserve, look out for the various game along the road. Have lunch at the lodge and later proceed for an evening game drive to see the big five. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Full day in Masai Mara
You will have both the morning and evening game drive. During the game drives you will spot various wild game that inhabits the reserve such as wildebeest, lions, leopards, giraffes, zebras among others. You will also go to the hippo point to see hippos and crocodiles then visit the Maasai village to learn more about their culture. Return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Transfer to Lake Nakuru
Have an early morning game drive in search of the animals that you missed seeing the previous day. Then return to the lodge for breakfast, check out and drive to Lake Nakuru. Arrive in time for lunch at the lodge after that drive to the lakeside to see millions of pink flamingo feeding on the algae. Afterward, you will drive to the rhino sanctuary to see both the white and black rhinos and other wildlife in the park. Then return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Transfer to Samburu national reserve
You will have an early morning game drive on the rocky escarpments of Lake Nakuru in search of the wild game. After that return to the lodge for breakfast, check out and drive to Samburu national reserve. Samburu is a semi-desert park with a variety of wild game including Samburu’s unique five. Have lunch at the lodge and later go for an evening game drive to see elephants, lions and wild dogs. Then return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Full day Samburu national reserve
After breakfast you will head out for the morning game drive, then return to the lodge for lunch. After that go for an evening game drive then visit the Samburu villages to learn about the Samburu culture and lifestyle. Then return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 6: Transfer to Treetops
Have a morning game drive in Samburu to see some of the animals you could have missed the previous day. Then drive to Treetops in Aberdare national park; with lunch en route. You will go for an evening game drive to see the four of the big five including the black rhinos, leopard, elephant, and buffalo. If lucky, you will see the bongo antelope and giant forest hog. Afterward, return to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 7: Treetops – Nairobi
After breakfast you will drive to Nairobi, arriving in time for lunch at the Carnivore Restaurant. Thereafter transfer to Jomo Kenyatta airport to catch your flight back home.