From the Masai Mara to the Serengeti. From Lake Victoria to Ngorongoro Crater – this 8-day, 7-night safari adventure will delight you with a range of wildlife, scenery, and landscape that is unparalleled. Prepare to witness astounding numbers of wildlife displaying their colors, diversity, and beauty as they always have on these ancient lands. And the land itself will enchant with its vast spaces, endless stretch of lakes, and dramatic volcanic terrain.
You will be picked up from your respective hotel/airport within Nairobi by your guide from as early as 7.30 am and proceed to Masai mara National Reserve which takes an approximate of 5 to 6hrs drive from Nairobi with an en-route lunch stopover. On arrival at Masai Mara National Reserve, you will enjoy game drives of the wide-open grass plains and, scattered acacia bush that is a host to a wide variety of the BIG FIVE such as lions, leopards, hyenas, buffaloes, elephants, and giraffes with the rooftop of the car opened for great views and photography till the African sunset.
Thereafter, proceed back to the lodge/camp and have dinner as relax for next day new activities.
After breakfast depart with picnic lunch boxes to enjoy full day game drives in the park from as early as 6.30 am to 6.00 pm in the evening. As we often call it from sunrise to sunset of the African sun in search of the BIG 5 of Africa with your open roof wide open for great views and photography. Thereafter, drive back to the lodge to have dinner and relax as you enjoy looking at pictures and recordings you took while on game drives.
Morning game viewing drive at the Masai Mara.
Later depart Maasai Mara and proceed to the Lake Victoria in Tanzania
The drive is via the Isebania Kenya / Tanzania border town.
Meet Tanzania vehicle and driver guide at Isebania border after clearing with the Immigration & Customs procedures.
Drive to the South-Eastern bay of Lake Victoria.
Arrive at your lodge late afternoon. Relax on the shores of this lake which is rich in history. The breeze is refreshing. If you have time, you may visit the Bunda Market.
After breakfast, visit a nearby Fishing Village in the company of a local guide. Among other things, you will learn lots about traditional Fishing techniques, selling modes of fresh Fish, and the general rural life. Thereafter, drive into the nearby Serengeti which shares the same ecosystem with the Maasai Mara game reserve.
Ideally, Maasai Mara is the smaller extension of the Serengeti.
It is well located for game viewing drives.
A short afternoon game viewing drives en-route.
A full day game viewing drives as we explore this vast nature endowed wildlife reserve.
Options of morning and afternoon or full day game viewing sessions are available to you.
The annual wildebeest migration is Serengeti’s most famous attraction.
It is also home to a pride of its lions which have been fitted with radio-transmitter collars so that their movements may be tracked.
Other wildlife you may see includes cheetah, zebra, giraffe, Thompson and Grant’s gazelle, Eland, Impala, Klipspringer, Hippo, and Warthog.
Depart the Serengeti with a game viewing drive en-route.
Descend to the floor of the Ngorongoro crater for game viewing in this unique caldera park.
We shall look out for Rhino, Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Cheetah, Buffalo and Hippo.
Later we ascend to the crater rim
Catch a glimpse of the most magnificent sunset views in Africa from the crater rim!
Sunrise views from the crater rim.
Proceed to Tarangire National Park.
An afternoon game drive gives you a chance to see different types of wildlife which inhabit this small but beautiful park.
Short morning game viewing drive at the Tarangire.
Proceed to Nairobi via the Tanzania / Kenya Namanga border town – Optional drop off in Arusha, Kilimanjaro Airport.
Arrive Nairobi in the early evening
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