3 Day Maasai Mara safari in Kenya
This 3 days Maasai Mara safari in Kenya is a dream come true for many tourists who love watching wildlife. Maasai Mara game reserve is a small reserve but it inhabits millions of wildlife animals. It is the best place to visit when you want to spot several animal species in Kenya. Some of the common wildlife species include Elephants, Leopards, buffaloes, hyenas, giraffes, lions, cheetahs, and wildebeest. If you are fortunate enough, you shall witness the great migration where millions of wildebeest and hundreds of thousands of zebras, Thomson gazelles are seen migrating from Serengeti to Maasai Mara. In addition, you can take a visit to the Maasai village and watch the different cultural background of the Maasai. The Maasai are considered to be one of the most popular tribes in Kenya. The tribe is popular because of their lifestyle.
Day 1: Nairobi to Maasai Mara game reserve
This tours starts and ends in Nairobi, the capital city of Kenya. Why Nairobi? Nairobi is the largest city with Jomo Kenyatta international airport and hotels. Most of the tourists that visit Kenya normally use Jomo Kenyatta International airport as their entrance point and therefore Nairobi is favored among other cities to be the pickup point for most of our tours. Some of the tourists are picked from the airport and transferred to their hotel for relaxation before being picked up again to start their safari.
Early in the morning after breakfast, you shall be picked up from your pickup point and later be driven to Maasai Mara at the border between Tanzania and Kenya. Maasai Mara game reserve is the most visited national park in Kenya and this because of richness in wildlife. Upon arrival in the Maasai Mara region, you shall check in your lodge and later, drive to the park for an afternoon game drive. You shall drive through the designated trail looking for wildlife species and with Maasai Mara; you don’t have to stress yourself with wildlife. Wildlife species are always viewable along the way, what you shall concentrate upon will be more related to the wildlife lifestyles, for example hunting- how predators hunt for their prey. Later, you shall travel back to the lodge for relaxation, dinner, and overnight.
Day 2: whole day game drive
This day you shall experience a whole day game drive. You shall wake up early in the morning and transfer to the park for an early morning game drive. The morning game drive is normally offers wonderful memories into the hunting ways of several predators. Some predators prefer hunting in the morning. And during an early morning game drive in the park, it is easy to watch the big 5. You shall later return to lodge for breakfast and drive back to the park for a mid-afternoon game drive. You shall look out for several wildlife species until lunch. Travel back for lunch and later plan on completing the day with an afternoon game drive. After the game drive, you shall return to the lodge for relaxation, dinner, and overnight.
Day3: morning game drive and drive back to Nairobi
During this day, you shall look out for some of the missed wildlife species. Early in morning, you shall drive to the park to watch some of the wildlife that you would have missed out during your game drives. Later you shall return to the lodge and drive back to the Nairobi to mark the end of this 3 day Maasai Mara safari in Kenya.