7 days Maasai Mara, Lake Nakuru and Amboseli safari is a great Kenya safari package taking you on a visit to the 3 of the best wildlife destinations in Kenya that is Amboseli national park, Maasai Mara national reserve and Lake Nakuru national park.
7 days Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru and Amboseli safari starts from Nairobi city and ends in Nairobi city.
Highlights of 7 days Maasai Mara, Lake Nakuru and Amboseli safari
- Day 1: arrival – Masai Mara national reserve
- Day 2-3: full day in Masai Mara national reserve
- Day 4: Masai Mara – Lake Nakuru national park
- Day 5: Lake Nakuru – Amboseli national park
- Day 6: Full day in Amboseli
- Day 7: Amboseli – Nairobi
Detailed itinerary of 7 days Maasai Mara, Lake Nakuru and Amboseli Safari
Day 1: arrival – Masai Mara national reserve
You will be picked from your hotel in Nairobi by our guide, he will give you a short briefing about the safari and transfer to Masai Mara national reserve – a great Kenya wildlife destination. Along the way you will enjoy the vistas of the country side, you will have a stopover in Narok for an interaction with the locals and at the Rift Valley View point for scenic views of the Rift Valley.
Arrive in Masai Mara in time for lunch which you will have checking into your lodge, in the afternoon you will go for an afternoon game drive exploring the plains of the reserve. Expect to see a variety of wildlife including lions, leopards, gazelles, elephants, warthogs, giraffes, wildebeests among others.
Meal plan: lunch and dinner
Luxury: Mara Serena Safari Lodge
Midrange: AA Mara Lodge or Mara Sentrim
Budget: Enchoro Widlife Lodge
Day 2-3: full day in Masai Mara national reserve
You will spend these two days of the safari exploring Masai Mara national park, after breakfast you will head to the reserve for a full game drive with your packed lunch boxes for picnic lunch. You will explore the breathtaking landscape with a network of routes established for game viewing.
During the full day game drives, you will be able to see a variety of wildlife including hippos and Nile crocodiles along Mara River, giraffes, lions, leopards, wildebeests, gazelles, elands, African wild dogs, cheetahs and a variety of birds. Your lunch will set and served at one of the picnic sites in the reserve and you will enjoy your meals while enjoying views of animals. Then go for another exploring expedition, in the evening you will return to your lodge for dinner and overnight stay.
Meal plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Day 4: Masai Mara – Lake Nakuru national park
On the 4th day of your 7 days Maasai Mara, Lake Nakuru and Amboseli safari, After breakfast, you will checkout of your lodge and with en-route game drive you will bid Maasai Mara national reserve farewell and transfer to Lake Nakuru national park. Arrive in time for lunch at your lodge after checking in, in the afternoon you will go for an afternoon game drive. Some of the animals you should expect to see during the game drive include lions, rhinos, giraffes, elands among others.
Lake Nakuru national park is famously known for being a habitat for a huge population of rhinos and large concentration of flamingoes around the shores of Lake Nakuru. In the evening you will return to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Lake Nakuru – Amboseli national park
After breakfast you will checkout of the lodge and transfer to Amboseli national park another fine and rewarding wildlife destination in Kenya, on arrival in Amboseli, you will be ushered in by the magnificent views of Mount Kilimanjaro and its snowcapped summit.
You will check into your lodge for lunch and in the afternoon you will go for an afternoon game drive exploring the park, you will come across large herds of elephants, warthogs, giraffes, hartebeests among others. In the evening, you will return to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
Luxury: Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge
Midrange: AA Amboseli Lodge
Budget: AA Amboseli Lodge/ Amboseli Eco Camp
Day 6: Full day in Amboseli
Wake up early for breakfast and transfer to park for a full day game drive exploring almost every corner of the park, during the game drive you will spot large herds of elephants, hippos, hartebeests, cheetahs, wild dogs, giraffes, zebras, crocodiles, lesser kudus among others. You will enjoy the spectacular views of Mount Kilimanjaro and its snowcapped summit.
Your lunch will be set in one of the picnic sites in the park and then go for another game viewing experience. In the evening you will head back to your lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 7: Amboseli – Nairobi
After breakfast, you will checkout of your lodge, bid Amboseli national park farewell and embark on a journey back to Nairobi where you will be dropoff either at your hotel or at the airport for your departure flight.
End of 7 days Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru and Amboseli Safari
- Park fees
- All activity fees
- All accommodation charges
- A professional driver/guide
- All transportation
- All Taxes/VAT
- Bottled drinking water
- International flights
- Additional accommodation not outlined in the itinerary
- Personal items expenses on travel insurance, visa fees and souvenirs