Masai Mara flying safari 3 days
Masai Mara flying safari 3 days, starts Nairobi and also ends Nairobi, Kenya. Visitors Masai Mara luxury safari connects daily scheduled flights domestic flight or private chartered flight from Wilson Airport, Nairobi to Masai Mara Air strip – accommodation is either Luxury Lodge or Luxury Tented Camp surrounded by nature followed by dusk and dawn game drives. Game drives are operated by Luxury Safari Lodges or Luxury Tented Camps in 4 x 4 Jeep vehicles on sharing vehicle basis.
Visitors experiences most amazing safari attraction of “Big Five” (lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and rhino). Thousand of various tourists from all over the world visit Masai Mara National Reserve annually for great concentrations of wildlife. Masai Mara great migration runs boldly through the crocodile-filled Mara River that involves millions of wildebeest, zebras plus gnu’s moving to the Mara plains with several predators following closely. Best time to view this wildlife spectacle is July through October.
Visitors experiences beautiful safari memories e.g. amazing scenery of rhinos, wildlife game viewing, watching lioness and her cubs and also encountering Maasai warriors crossing plains.
3 Days Masai Mara flying safari, is exclusively Private safari – departs any date of year – Minimum 2 people travelling together.
Masai Mara flying safari 3 days, brief Itinerary
MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE – 1 night – DAY 1 – Masai Mara flying safari, Scenic safari
FULL DAY MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE – 1 night – DAY 2 – Masai Mara flying safari, Scenic safari
LAST DAY – NAIROBI, KENYA – DAY 3 – Departure
Masai Mara flying safari 3 days, relevant information
Travelers accommodation – Masai Mara luxury accommodation.
Visitors safari accommodates – holiday travelers, families, friends, couples, honeymooners, colleagues, senior citizens, corporate, students, small and also large groups.
Visitors Option activities – Masai Mara balloon safari, Masai Village Visit at extra costs.
Travelers holiday extension – Visitors may extend Mombasa safari and beach holiday -Kenya’s Indian Ocean sandy beaches – Visitors experience sandy beaches – Mombasa, Diani, Watamu, Malindi and also Lamu.
If visitors only have few days for Masai Mara packages, this Masai Mara flying safari suits you.
Day 1: Nairobi fly to Masai Mara, Kenya
Meet and greet services on arrival in the morning at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport by our driver-guide and transfer you to Wilson Airport, where you will board your scheduled flight to Masai Mara National Reserve.
Flight takes about 45 minutes to Masai Mara National Reserve. Upon arrival at the airstrip you will be met by the driver guide from the lodge or camp and transfer you in a 4WD land cruiser while viewing game en-route to your Luxury Lodge or Luxury Tented Camp for lunch where you will be assisted with the check in formalities.
You will have free time to relax and have lunch. Thereafter explore afternoon game drives to this game reserve until sunset.
Meals and overnight at either Mara Explorer Tented Camp, Entim Camp, Fairmont Mara Safari Club, Mara Intrepids, Sarova Mara Camp, Mara Simba Lodge, Mara Sopa Lodge, Mara Leisure, Mara Serena Lodge or Karen Blixen Camp. Meal Plan: Lunch and Dinner
Day 2: Masai Mara, Kenya
Full day spent exploring Masai Mara with early morning game drive where the light is perfect which offers a good photographic scenery coupled with the concentration of wildlife on the ground.
You will have the opportunity of spotting the BIG FIVE including lion, elephant, leopard, rhino and buffalo and other wild animals.
Thankfully nowadays most people want to come and shoot the big five with a camera, not a rifle! Later on return to the lodge or camp for breakfast.
You will be free the rest of the morning may be enjoying a dip in the pool or game viewing from the lodge or camp terrace. Have lunch at leisure.
Later on explore late afternoon major game drive until sunset. Masai Mara is one of the best known and most popular reserves in the whole of Africa where wildebeest great migration could be seen. The plains are full of wildebeest, zebra, impala, topi, giraffe, Thomson gazelle and other animals.
Wildebeest travel as early as July from Tanzania Serengeti plains, northwards to the Masai Mara and the Mara River is the final obstacle. They generally arrive between August and September and remain in the Mara between October and November.
Between December and January the wildebeest gradually begin their migration back towards Serengeti Tanzania. Over 450 species of bird life have been identified in this National Reserve.
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. Optional extra activities charged extra
- Hot Air Balloon Ride at $450 per person.
- Masai Village Visit at an extra cost.
All meals and overnight stay at at either Mara Explorer Tented Camp, Entim Camp, Fairmont Mara Safari club, Mara Intrepids, Sarova Mara Camp, Mara Simba Lodge, Mara Sopa Lodge, Mara Leisure, Mara Serena Lodge or Karen Blixen Camp. Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 3: Masai Mara fly back to Nairobi, Kenya
Early morning game drive on sunrise when predators are active and later return to the luxury lodge or luxury camp for breakfast.
The guide from the lodge will pick you up and transfer you to the airstrip with the last picturesque of the MARA.
Board your scheduled flight back to Wilson Airport Nairobi. Upon arrival at Wilson Airport, our driver-guide will meet you and transfer you to your Nairobi hotel or Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to connect your home bound flight depending on arrangements where the safari ends. Meal Plan: Breakfast
Tour Price per person – US$ 1015 per person
Above prices are based on Low season of the year, April, May and June
Children between 3 -12 years are charged 75% of adult rate whether they are sharing with adults or they are in their own room.
Prices for High season and Peak season are available on request.
Accommodation – Choose: Luxury or Mid-range
Accommodation Type – Choose: Lodge or Self-Contained Tented Camp
Safari price includes:
- Nairobi airport/hotel pick up/drop off transfers
- Return Air fare Wilson Airport – Masai Mara National Reserve
- Wilson Airport transfers
- Return Airstrip transfers to the lodge or camp by 4 x 4 land cruiser with a roof hatch that pops up to enable easy viewing and photography
- All Park entrance fees
- Two game drives per day provided by the lodge on a seat in car basis
- Services of knowledgeable, English speaking professional tour driver-guide
- 2 Nights full board accommodation at Luxury Lodge or Luxury Self Contained Camp
- Accommodation in Luxury Lodges /Camps as specified above in sharing double/twin room
- Flying doctor’s tourist air ambulance evacuation cover in case of emergency while on safari
Safari price excludes:
- International Air transportation to and from Nairobi
- Visas and International Airport Taxes
- All personal travel insurances
- All expenses of personal nature
- Extras at the lodges or camps; tips and gratuities, portage, telephone, mineral water, 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 – can be arranged on request
- Hotel accommodation in Nairobi before and after the safari – can be arranged on request
- Any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary