Lake Naivasha is the one of the largest Fresh Water Lake in Kenya and has a great variety of bird species. On this thrilling Safari you will enjoy boat rides on the lake to view pods of Hippo and dramatic dives of Kingfisher and Fish Eagle. Hell’s Gate National Park is found here with its geothermal activity, the Eburro Forest and Mount Longonot which offers a wonderful climb. Horseback riding, nature Walking or Cycling bicycle, Camping & Crater Lake Hiking are amazing activities you can try dare.
You can as well bicycle over to Hell’s Gate National Park to get close-up views of grazing impala, Zebra, giraffe, buffalo, and eland inhabiting this dramatic landscape that features hot springs and geysers.
Then, head to the classic savannahs of the Maasai Mara where you will venture out on game drives to track down the Big Five and explore nature on an immense scale as the vast savannahs, rolling hills and masses of wildlife filling this park is without peer. You’ll enjoy unlimited game drives and perhaps cultural encounters with the local Maasai people. This marks the epitome of the safari.
The Summarized, 4-Day Kenya Safari Itinerary
Day 1: Nairobi to Lake Naivasha
Day 2: Depart Lake Naivasha to Maasai Mara
Day 3: Full day game drive at Maasai Mara
Day 4: Drive to Nairobi.
Day 1: Departure from Nairobi to Lake Naivasha
After morning pick from the airport or your hotel in Nairobi you will depart for the eastern Rift Valley escarpment and down onto the Rift Valley floor on your way to Lake Naivasha.
There shall be a stop at the View Point of Rift Valley for photography and sceneries. And then Proceed with the safari to Lake Naivasha where you will arrive during mid-morning and head over to Hell’s Gate National Park for bicycle ride. You can also opt to walk or drive on your safari vehicle.
Hell’s Gate National Park is small and the only national park in Kenya that can be explored by foot or cycle. Resident wildlife are Giraffe, Zebra, Impala, Grants Gazelle, Warthog and Buffalo.
A bicycle ride with sightings of Zebra and Giraffe is a beautiful thrilling experience.
We shall head to the Hell’s Gate Gorge where your tour guide will give stories of the gorge and help you trek.
Later in afternoon you will head to the resort for check in and Lunch. thereafter you’ll head out on a boat safari across the lake where you may see hippos and many species of birds including fish eagles, pelicans and sometimes flamingos, you will also stop off at Crescent Island for a guided nature walk and close up with the wild animals before returning to the lodge for the evening and overnight stay where you will have dinner and watch the hippos come up from the lake to graze.
Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner
Day 2: Departure from Lake Naivasha to Maasai Mara
After an early breakfast, your driver will drive you to the open grassland of the famous Maasai Mara which Is Rich in biodiversity and home to a large variety of bird species and wildlife, the Maasai Mara offers great game viewing and bird-watching opportunities.
You’ll arrive in time for lunch at your lodge. After lunch in the evening you’ll head out for a game drive in the reserve, then return to lodge for dinner and overnight stay
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 3: Maasai Mara full day Game drives
The next day will be spent on a full day game drive, with a picnic lunch, to explore the savannahs of the Maasai Mara and track down all the Big Five, you’ll then return to camp for a sundowner and dinner’
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 4: Departure for Nairobi
After early morning breakfast and game drive, you’ll head back to Nairobi.
On arrival in Nairobi you’ll be dropped at your preferred location.
End of Safari.
Meal Plan: Breakfast and Lunch.
- Government imposed park fees and/or taxes
- Entry Park fees (for non-residents)
- All Meals (as specified in the full itinerary section)
- 3 Nights’ accommodation
- Roundtrip airport transfers
- A professional driver/guide
- Transportation in open roof tour van
- Bottled water on Safari
- Accommodation on the day before the tour Start
- Accommodation on the last day of tour
- International flights (from/to home)
- Tips and gratuities
- Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
- Additional Drinks and beverages
- Anything else not mentioned above