Kenya budget camping safari 5 days
Kenya budget camping safari 5 days, starts Nairobi, Kenya and also ends Nairobi, Kenya. Travelers proceed to Lake Nakuru National Park – encounter endangered black and white Rhino species, birdlife, and pink flamingos. Visitors experience Masai Mara National Reserve attraction of Big Five (lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo, and rhino), Big Cats, Masai Mara great migration, and also wild game.
Visitors Kenya camping safari holiday is the budget safari for travelers on a low budget. You will be covered in Medical Emergency Evacuation Cover while on safari.
Safari Departures: Flexible – departs any date of the year – Minimum 2 people traveling together.
Kenya budget camping safari 5 days, brief Itinerary
LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK – 1 night – DAY 1 – Masai Mara great migration, cheap safari Kenya
MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE – 3 nights – DAY 2,3,4 – Masai Mara great migration, cheap safari Kenya
LAST DAY – NAIROBI, KENYA – DAY 5 – Departure
Kenya budget camping safari 5 days, relevant information
Travelers accommodation – Budget accommodation
Option Visits – Kenya safari adventure includes Options visit to local Masai villages or Hot Air Balloon ride at extra costs.
Visitors safari accommodates – holiday travelers on a low budget – friends, couples, families, friends, couples, colleagues, corporate, students, solo travelers, small and also large groups.
All travelers arriving into Kenya through any point of entry (land or air) must be fully vaccinated and has a valid certificate of COVID-19 vaccination, and shall be exempted from the requirement of the COVID-19 PCR Test. Read Kenya Travel Advice
Last day safari extension: Visitors may extend, Mombasa safari relaxation beach holidays in Mombasa, Diani, Watamu, Malindi, Lamu at extra costs.
Day 1: Nairobi to Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya
We depart from Nairobi in the morning for Lake Nakuru National Park. We drive through the Great Rift Valley viewing sceneries en route arriving Lake Nakuru National Park often referred to as the pink lake due to its enormous numbers of Flamingos.
Lunch is taken at the hotel followed by afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at either Lanet Matfam Resort, Chester Hotel, or Golden Palace Hotel. Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner
Day 2: Lake Nakuru to Masai Mara, Kenya
Our Day 2 safari starts with breakfast at the Camp or Hotel . After morning breakfast we embark on our road passing the impressive Longonot earth satellite station as we head across the valley to Narok.
We continue with our journey across acres of wheat and barley before reaching our next game viewing destination in the world most famous Masai Mara which plays host to the world greatest natural spectacle, the greatest dramatic wildebeest migration on earth which happens from July through October every year.
We arrive at the tented camp and have lunch at leisure, before embarking on a thrilling evening game drive in one of the finest wildlife havens on earth.
We then return back to the tented camp where it is time for dinner. Dinner and Overnight at either Lenchada Tourist Camp, Rhino Tourist camp or Mwangaza Mara Camp. Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 3 and 4: Masai Mara, Kenya
We spend these two days exploring Masai Mara with morning and afternoon game drives where we will have the opportunity of spotting the BIG FIVE including lion, elephant, leopard, rhino and buffalo.
We will have an option of going out with picnic lunch boxes to spend the entire whole day in the park. We will also have the option visit to local Masai village at an extra cost or balloon ride at only $450 per person.
Masai Mara is one of the best known and most popular reserves in Africa where wildebeest migration could be seen with roughly thousand of animals, at other times there are still hundreds.
The plains are full of wildebeest, zebra, impala, topi, giraffe, Thomson gazelle. Also regularly seen are leopard, lion, hyena, cheetah, jackal and bat-eared fox. Black rhinos are a little shy and hard to spot but are often seen at a distance.
Every July, August and September, the wildebeest travel from Tanzania Serengeti plains, northwards to the Masai Mara and the Mara River is the final obstacle.
The wildebeest remain in the Mara between October and November. Between December and January the wildebeest gradually begin their migration back towards Serengeti plains in Tanzania.
Over 450 species of bird life have been identified in the park among them 57 species of birds of prey, including vulture, marabou stork, and hornbill, crowned crane, ostrich, long-crested eagle, and African pygmy-falcon.
These birds are prolific and come in every size and color including common but beautiful ones like the lilac breasted roller and plenty of other large species like eagles.
All meals and overnight stay at either Lenchada Tourist Camp, Rhino Tourist Camp or Mwangaza Mara Camp. Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 5: Masai Mara to Nairobi, Kenya
Early morning game drive on sunrise when predators are active with morning hunt of big cats.
We will have an opportunity to capture a Lion making a Kill as most of the time Lions Kills very early in the morning before sunrise.
We also experience the beauty of sunrise which reveals the back drop of Masai Mara which means the dotted hills in Maa Language.
We later return to the lodge for main breakfast. After breakfast we depart Masai Mara with the last picturesque of the MARA arriving Nairobi late afternoon.
You will be dropped at either your hotel or airport to connect with your home bound flight depending on the arrangements where the safari ends. Meal Plan: Breakfast
Tour Price by safari mini-van PER PERSON on sharing private tour
2 Persons in a private sharing safari – US$ 880 per person
4 Persons in a private sharing safari – US$ 705 per person
6 Persons in a private sharing safari – US$ 650 per person
Tour runs all year round and can depart any day of the year
Safaris for 1pax, 3pax, 5pax, 7pax, Groups and Families are also offered at different prices
Accommodation – Choose: Luxury, Mid-range or Budget
Accommodation Type – Choose: Lodge or Self-Contained Tented Camp
Safari price includes:
- Nairobi airport/hotel pick up/drop off transfers
- Ground transport while on safari in a customized safari mini-van with a roof hatch that pops up to enable easy viewing and photography
- Guaranteed window seats
- Services of knowledgeable, English speaking professional tour driver-guide
- All park entrance fees to include government taxes
- Game drives as detailed in the itinerary
- Full board accommodation in specified lodges or tented camps in Single/Double/Twin/Triple rooms
- Flying doctor’s tourist air ambulance evacuation cover in case of emergency while on safari
- Bottled drinking water per day whilst on safari
- Government taxes and local levies
- Start and ends in Nairobi
Safari price excludes:
- All personal travel insurances
- Items and services of a personal nature
- Extras at the lodges or camps; tips and gratuities, portage, telephone, laundry etc
- Drinks and Beverages not in the Itinerary
- Tour Driver-Guide gratuities
- Any optional activities such as village visit, balloon safaris, night game viewing, guided nature walks, e.t.c
- International and Domestic flights
- All Airport Taxes and Visas
- Hotel accommodation in Nairobi before and after the safari – can be arranged on request
- Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary