Day 1: Arrival in Nairobi and Transfer to Masai Mara
- Upon your arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi, you’ll be greeted by your guide.
- After a warm welcome, you’ll embark on a scenic drive to the world-famous Masai Mara National Reserve.
- The journey will give you glimpses of rural Kenya and its vibrant landscapes.
- Arrive at Jambo Mara Wooden Lodge, your accommodation for the night, and check-in.
- Settle into your comfortable tented camp, surrounded by the natural beauty of the Mara.
- As the sun sets, enjoy a delicious dinner and unwind while soaking in the ambiance of the African wilderness.
- Overnight stay at Jambo Mara Wooden Lodge in Masai Mara.
Day 2: Full Day Game Drive in Masai Mara
- Wake up to the sounds of the African wilderness and enjoy a hearty breakfast at the Lodge.
- Today, you’ll embark on an exciting full day of game driving in the iconic Masai Mara National Reserve.
- Your experienced guide will lead you through the vast savannah, searching for the incredible diversity of wildlife that inhabits the reserve.
- Masai Mara is renowned for its impressive population of predators, including lions, cheetahs, and leopards.
- Keep your camera ready to capture the breathtaking moments as you witness wildlife interactions and the raw beauty of nature.
- Take a break during the day to enjoy a picnic lunch amidst the stunning landscapes.
- The Mara River is famous for the dramatic wildebeest migration crossings (seasonal), an awe-inspiring spectacle if you’re lucky to witness it.
- As the sun sets, return to your camp with memories of the day’s remarkable encounters.
- Share stories of your safari experiences over a delicious dinner at the camp.
- Overnight stay at Jambo Mara Camp in Masai Mara.
Your full day game drive in Masai Mara will undoubtedly provide you with unforgettable wildlife sightings and a deeper connection to the African wilderness. Enjoy the magic of this unique ecosystem and the opportunity to witness nature in its raw beauty.
Day 3: Departure from Masai Mara to Serengeti
- Enjoy an early breakfast as you prepare to depart from the enchanting Masai Mara.
- Your journey will take you towards the Isibania border crossing, where you’ll transition from Kenya to Tanzania.
- The drive between Masai Mara and Isibania offers scenic vistas and glimpses of local life.
- Complete the border crossing procedures and continue into the magnificent Serengeti National Park.
- As you enter the Serengeti, keep an eye out for the first signs of its breathtaking landscapes and abundant wildlife.
- Your guide will provide insights and possible wildlife sightings along the way, enhancing your travel experience.
- Arrive at Africa Safari Camp, your chosen accommodation in the Serengeti.
- Check-in and settle into your comfortable surroundings, ready for the adventures ahead.
- As the sun sets over the vast Serengeti plains, relish the serenity of the African wilderness.
- Overnight stay at Africa Safari Camp in the heart of the Serengeti.
This leg of your journey will not only take you from one iconic park to another but also provide you with a glimpse of local culture and the transition between two African countries. Your overnight stay at Africa Safari Camp promises a restful night amid the sounds of the wild, setting the stage for your upcoming Serengeti explorations.
Day 4: Full Day Game Drive in Serengeti
- Begin your day with an early wake-up call, allowing you to witness the magic of the Serengeti sunrise.
- After a hearty breakfast, set out for a full day of exhilarating game driving in the iconic Serengeti National Park.
- Accompanied by your experienced guide, explore the various ecosystems that make up this vast and diverse wilderness.
- The Serengeti is a haven for wildlife, with a chance to spot not only the Big Five but also an array of other fascinating creatures.
- Capture the beauty of the landscapes and the incredible moments as animals go about their daily routines.
- Enjoy a picnic lunch at a scenic spot, immersing yourself in the untamed beauty of nature.
- Your day will be filled with thrilling wildlife encounters and the chance to observe predator-prey interactions.
- As the sun sets, return to Osupuko Tented Camp, your chosen accommodation for the night.
- Unwind and relax at the camp, surrounded by the sounds of the African night.
- Overnight stay at Osupuko Tented Camp in the Serengeti.
Staying at Osupuko Tented Camp provides you with an authentic and immersive experience, allowing you to feel even closer to the rhythms of the Serengeti. The camp’s tranquil ambiance and comfortable amenities offer a well-deserved rest after an exciting day of game driving.
Day 5: Departure from Serengeti to Ngorongoro, and Drop-off
- Enjoy your final morning in the Serengeti as you savor breakfast amidst the wilderness.
- After breakfast, bid farewell to the Serengeti and begin your journey towards the majestic Ngorongoro Conservation Area.
- The drive will take you through captivating landscapes, offering a last chance to spot any wildlife along the way.
- Arrive at the Ngorongoro Crater and descend into this natural wonder for a unique safari experience.
- The Ngorongoro Crater is a haven for wildlife, and you’ll have the opportunity to encounter various species within its confines.
- Enjoy a picnic lunch amidst the stunning surroundings of the crater floor.
- Your safari in the crater will be an unforgettable finale to your East African adventure.
- As the late afternoon progresses, begin your ascent from the crater and continue towards your drop-off point.
- Your guide will accompany you to ensure a safe and smooth drop-off at your desired location.
- Reflect on your incredible journey through two of Africa’s most iconic destinations as you part ways with your guide and vehicle.
Your journey from the Serengeti to the Ngorongoro Crater and finally to your drop-off point marks the conclusion of an extraordinary safari experience. The memories of the diverse landscapes, abundant wildlife, and the raw beauty of Africa’s natural wonders will stay with you long after your adventure ends.