8 Day Kenya Safari | Maasai Mara and Mombasa Extension

A 8 days safari visiting Hell’s Gate, Lake Nakuru and Maasai Mara. Lake Nakuru: Enjoy the fabulous water birds and other bird species. The best place to view the birds is from Baboon Cliff, where you get an excellent view over the lake and the wonderful spectacle of pink flamingos along its edge. Maasai Mara: The Maasai Mara Game Reserve is one of the best places in Africa for wildlife viewing. Finally, you can relax and enjoy 3 days in Mombasa with amazing landscapes.

Things to Consider
  1. Mid-range tour
  2. Private tour
  3. Can depart any day
  4. Can be customized
  5. Not Suitable for solo travelers
  6. Suitable for all ages
Activities & Transportation
  • Activities: game drives
  • Game drives: pop-up roof 4×4 vehicle & pop-up roof minivan
  • Getting around: pop-up roof minivan
  • A transfer from and back to the airport (or hotel) is included
Accommodation and Meals
Day: 1
Enashipai Resort & Spa Mid-range hotel in or near Naivasha
Lunch & Dinner Included
Day: 2
Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge Luxury lodge inside Lake Nakuru NP
All Meals Included
Day: 3-4
Entim Mara Luxury tented camp inside Masai Mara NR
All Meals Included
Day: 5-7
Voyager Beach Resort Mid-range resort in or near Mombasa
Day: 5 Breakfast & Lunch Included
Day: 6-7 All Meals Included
Day: 8
End of tour (No accommodation)
Breakfast & Lunch Included
Arrival (See The Journey for more details)

Day 1

Nairobi/Hells Gate

Pick up from the airport and driving to Lake Naivasha with a stop by Hell’s Gate. The park, which is mainly, comprised of savannah ecosystem harbours a wide variety of wildlife. There are over 100 species of birds in the park, including vultures, Verreaux’s Eagles, augur buzzard and swifts. African buffalo, zebra, eland, hartebeest, Thomson’s gazelle, and baboons are also common. The park is also home to klipspringer antelope.

Dinner and overnight. Possibility to upgrade to more luxurious accommodation (at an extra cost) or downgrade to more economic options (price reduction).

Main Destination:
Lake Naivasha
Accommodation:
Enashipai Resort & Spa
  • Mid-range hotel located in or near Naivasha
Meals & Drinks:
  • Lunch & dinner (Breakfast not included)
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 2

Lake Nakuru

Early morning pick up then drive to Lake Nakuru National Park, across the equator, southwards of Bogoria, lies the rift valleys most famous lake Nakuru. Known all over the world for its flamingos, it’s alkaline and is recognized as being one of the natural wonders of the world. Lake Nakuru is now a rhino sanctuary, harbouring a population of over 40 black and over 60 white rhinos, but the flamingoes, of course, have always been the main attraction. At times there may be almost 2million flamingoes in the residence, forming a stunningly beautiful deep pink band around the edge of the lake shore. Arrive in time for lunch then have an afternoon game drive.

Dinner and overnight. Possibility to upgrade to more luxurious accommodation (at an extra cost) or downgrade to more economic options (price reduction).

Main Destination:
Lake Nakuru National Park
Best Time to Visit June to March best for wildlife viewing (Little rain)
High Season July to March (The park gets very busy)
Best Weather June to March (Little rainfall)
Accommodation:
Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge
  • Luxury lodge located inside Lake Nakuru NP
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 3

Lake Nakuru/Maasai Mara

An early morning drive to Maasai Mara National Reserve, it holds on as one of the few places left on earth where wildlife still lives comparatively undisturbed, in the numbers that once roamed the plains and forests of Africa. As the northern tip of the vast Serengeti ecosystem, the Mara hosts the spectacular seasonal migration of many thousands of Wildebeest, Zebras and attendant predators. Arrive in time for lunch then have an afternoon game drive.

Dinner and overnight. Possibility to upgrade to more luxurious accommodation (at an extra cost) or downgrade to more economic options (price reduction).

Main Destination:
Masai Mara National Reserve
Best Time to Visit June to October and September to October
High Season June to October and December to March
Best Weather June to October (Sunny, but not too hot)
Accommodation:
Entim Mara
  • Luxury tented camp located inside Masai Mara NR
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 4

Maasai Mara

After breakfast, we have a full day game drive, with packed lunch provided. The reserve is well known for its black-manned lion, as well as its abundant resident wildlife and its one of the few places where it’s possible to see the big five during a morning’s game drive. Many of the cheetahs are so tame they seek shelter from the hot sun under one’s vehicle and several even climb onto the roof to get a better view of prospective prey. For the bird enthusiast, almost 500 species have been recorded: among these 16 species of eagle, plus many hawks and falcons, 6 species of vultures, 8 species of storks 4 of bustard (including the Kori bustard, the world’s heaviest flying bird), and 9 species of sunbirds.

Dinner and overnight. Possibility to upgrade to more luxurious accommodation (at an extra cost) or downgrade to more economic options (price reduction).

Main Destination:
Masai Mara National Reserve
Accommodation:
Entim Mara
  • Luxury tented camp located inside Masai Mara NR
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 5

Maasai Mara/Mombasa

We wake up at 6 am for a sunrise game drive. At 9 am, we drive back to accommodation for brunch then depart for Mombasa for some days of relax and memorable and fun vacation with amazing landscapes. Lunch en-route and in the afternoon flight from Nairobi to Mombasa.

Main Destination:
Mombasa Beaches (Beach)
Accommodation:
Voyager Beach Resort
  • Mid-range resort located in or near Mombasa
Meals & Drinks:
  • Breakfast & lunch (Dinner not included)
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 6-7

Mombasa

Take a deep breath and pamper yourself with a relaxing stay at the beach: a quiet place, of crystalline turquoise water, white sand and huge seashore with only the noise of the sea and the gulls in the background. This place has become popular for its exotic beaches, diverse marine life, world-class hotels and friendly people. Nightlife is always exciting, and the City offers many dance clubs and casinos that cater to a variety of entertainment tastes.

Main Destination:
Mombasa Beaches (Beach)
Accommodation:
Voyager Beach Resort
  • Mid-range resort located in or near Mombasa
Meals & Drinks:
  • All meals included
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 8

Mombasa

You can spend the last hours of your journey to relax. After you will have a transfer to Mombasa airport for domestic flight back to Nairobi.

Main Destination:
Mombasa Beaches (Beach)
Accommodation:
No accommodation (End of tour)
Meals & Drinks:
  • Breakfast & lunch (Dinner not included)
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)
End of tour (See The Journey for more details)
 

Note:

We can arrange your full trip from home and back. If not, we’ll pick you up from the airport and take care of all further transportation, in most cases. All you’ll have to do is book the flight yourself using a website like Skyscanner.com. Please be sure to contact us first to confirm availability, dates and pick-up service.
 
  • This tour starts in Nairobi and ends in Mombasa, Kenya
  • We can book your international flights help
  • Fly to Jomo Kenyatta Airport (NBO – Check price) in Nairobi.
  • Fly back from Moi Airport (MBA – Check price) in Mombasa
  • A transfer from and back to the airport (or hotel) is included
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged at an extra cost.
Included
  • Park fees (For non-residents)
  • All activities (Unless labeled as optional)
  • All accommodation (Unless listed as upgrade)
  • A professional driver/guide
  • All transportation (Unless labeled as optional)
  • All flights during the tour
  • All Taxes/VAT
  • Round trip airport transfer
  • Meals (As specified in the itinerary section)
  • Drinks (As specified in the itinerary section)
 Excluded
  • International flights (From/to home)
  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
  • Tips (Tipping guideline US$10.00 pp per day)
  • Personal items (Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
  • Government imposed increase of taxes and/or park fees
  • Some meals (As specified in the itinerary section)

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Rates Per Person

Start dates
Solo 1 room2 people 1 room3 people 1 room4 people 2 rooms5 people 2 rooms6 people 3 rooms7+ people
Jun 1, 2019 – Dec 31, 2019$3,535$2,390$2,265$2,215$2,165$2,165Get Quote
Jan 1, 2020 – Mar 31, 2020$3,535$2,390$2,265$2,215$2,165$2,165Get Quote
Apr 1, 2020 – May 31, 2020$2,875$1,950$1,825$1,775$1,725$1,725Get Quote
Jun 1, 2020 – Dec 31, 2020$3,535$2,390$2,265$2,215$2,165$2,165Get Quote
Rating:
4.2/5