6-Day Amboseli, Nakuru, and Maasai Mara Safari Tour
You will be introduced to a wide variety of animals, from Maasai Mara’s big cats to the flamingos of Lake Nakuru.
Day 1: Nairobi to Amboseli National Park (L, D)
You will be picked up from your hotel between 7:30 AM-8:00 AM, at which point you will travel to the Amboseli National Park, arriving in time for lunch. Afterward, you'll proceed to an afternoon game drive which will last until around 6:30 PM.
Day 2: Full Day at Amboseli National Park (B, L, D)
You will have the entire of your second day to explore the park, with a break to enjoy a picnic lunch. Amboseli National Park is one of the most popular wildlife sanctuaries in Kenya, and is often referred to as the "Home of Elephants".
Some of the largest elephant herds are found here, and the game park also contains zebras, wildebeests, giraffes, buffaloes, hippos, and antelope.
Day 3: Amboseli to Lake Nakuru National Park (B, L, D)
Departing Amboseli in the morning, you will travel via Nairobi for lunch before driving to the Great Rift Valley, stopping to view the scenery along the way. You will soon arrive at Lake Nakuru, which is also referred to as the Pink Lake due to its number of flamingos. After arriving in the evening, you'll proceed to take a game drive, followed by dinner and overnight at the Lake Nakuru guest house. Lake Nakuru's claim to fame is anchored on its flamingos, as well as over 400 species of birds found there.
The lake itself is a soda (or alkaline) lake on the floor of the Rift Valley. The lake has also earned a reputation as an important haven for endangered species.
Day 4: Lake Nakuru to Maasai Mara National Reserve (B, L, D)
Begin with an early-morning game drive in which where you can watch and photograph birds and animals. Following that, you'll enjoy breakfast before departing for Maasai Mara. You will arrive there in time for lunch, before later heading out on an afternoon game drive.
Day 5: Full Day at Maasai Mara National Reserve (B, L, D)
Following breakfast, leave the camp and proceed for a whole-day game drive. You will have a picnic lunch, and will also cover the Mara River.
Day 6: Maasai Mara to Nairobi (B, L)
On your final day, you will travel from Maasai Mara back to Nairobi.