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5 Days Masai Mara By Road Safari


A 5-day road trip to Maasai Mara, a renowned wildlife reserve in Kenya, can be an exciting and memorable adventure. Below is a suggested itinerary for a 5-day road trip to Maasai Mara: It’s important to note that road conditions, weather, and wildlife sightings can affect the itinerary, so it’s a good idea to be flexible with your plans. Also, make sure to plan your trip during the appropriate time of the year for the best wildlife viewing, taking into consideration factors like the Great Migration if you want to witness this incredible natural phenomenon.

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Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Nairobi to Maasai Mara

Depart from Nairobi early in the morning and drive to Maasai Mara, which is approximately a 5–6-hour drive.
Arrive at Maasai Mara in the afternoon and check into your chosen accommodation.
Enjoy a game drive in the evening to start your wildlife adventure.
Accommodation options: Base camp, Serova or Ashnil Mara or Mara Bush Camp, or Kichwa Tembo
Meal plan: Lunch and Dinner

Day 2-4: Explore Maasai Mara

Spend these days exploring the Maasai Mara National Reserve, known for its abundant wildlife, including the “Big Five” (lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard, and rhinoceros).
Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives to maximize your chances of wildlife sightings.

Visit the Mara River and witness the thrilling wildebeest migration (seasonal).
Have opportunities for optional activities like hot air balloon safaris, guided nature walks, or cultural visits to Maasai villages.
Accommodation options: Base camp, Serova or Ashnil Mara or Mara Bush Camp/ Kichwa Tembo
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 5: Maasai Mara to Nairobi

Take a morning game drive before departing for Nairobi.
Arrive in Nairobi in the afternoon, completing your 5-day road trip to Maasai Mara.
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch

End of Tour

What’s included?

  • All applicable game Park Entrance fees.
  • All Camping Fees
  • Finest accommodation offered and meals
  • Airport picks up on arrival in Nairobi.
  • Professional Safari Guide/Driver.
  • Guaranteed departures for two or more passengers booking this safari.
  • Round trip transport from Nairobi to the designated National Park.
  • Pre–tour itinerary document.
  • Extensive Game drives.

What’s not included?

  • Personal expense such as communication charges like emails, faxes, and phone calls
  • Drinks like sodas, water, beer and wines
  • Gratuity for the driver guide, waiter
  • Laundry
  • The cost of obtaining visa
  • Pre- tour accommodation which can be arranged on request.
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Getting There

The trip will start from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to Maasai Mara National Reserve and you will be dropped off at your hotel in Nairobi or Jomo Kenyatta International Airport after the trip.

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    Tour Highlights

    • Day 1: Transfer from Nairobi to Masai mara
    • Day 2-3 and 4: Full day Masai mara
    • Day 5: Departure

    Why Book This Tour?

    • Tour can depart on any day of the week.
    • Tour can be customized
    • Transportation in Landcruiser or minivan with pop-up for game viewing
    • Suitable for solo travelers

    Kenya National Parks

    Masai Mara National Reserve

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