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9 Days Rift Valley & Masai Mara Walking Safari

Day 1 – Arrival Nairobi
Pick up from the airport on arrival and transfer you to a city hotel for overnight stay

Day 2: Nairobi – Lake Baringo
Depart Nairobi heading north as we drive down the Great Rift valley enjoying the spectacular views. we drive past Mt. Logonot, lake Naivasha, lake Elementaita and lake Nakuru, lunch enroute to arrive lake Baringo in the afternoon, Late afternoon boat trip to watch hippos, water birds and crocodiles,Dinner and over night at Roberts Camp

Day-3: L.Baringo – Lake Bogoria walking
Drive back abit south after breakfast to lake Bogoria game reserve, we drop at the park gate, Where accompanied by game ranger we start our walk 3-4 hours walk towards Southend of lake Bogoria,At the hot springs we find our camp setup, Dinner and overnight at the hot spring campsite.

Day-4: Lake Bogoria – Walking
Start our day by visiting the Flamingos and the hot springs, The springs shoot more higher as 15 -18ft in the morning,; CAUTION MUST BE TAKEN WHILE WALKING NEAR THE HOT SPRINGS AS THESE ARE SUPER HOT;We proceed south to the end while we turn to east side of the lake,Dinner and overnight at the bush camp.

Day-5: L.Bogoria – Lake Nakuru National park
Early morning breakfast before we climb eastern lake wall to catch a good view of the lake in the morning,We descend back to the bush camp for full breakfast, After breakfast we drive to lake Nakuru National park arrive Nakuru in time for lunch Followed by afternoon game drive, Animals like rhino, lion, zebra, hyena, giraffe, buffalo, Water buck, Impala baboon troops and many kinds of water birds; pelicans, cormorants and hundreds thousands of flamingos are found in this park, Dinner and overnight at Lake Nakuru guest house

Day-6 : Lake Nakuru – Lake Naivasha ( Hells gate National park)
Game drives early in the morning then return to the lodge for breakfast drive to Lake Naivasha by afternoon. Lunch at a camp in Naivasha followed by a visit to the adjacent Hells Gate National Park- this park can be explored on foot or by cycling- bicycles are available for hire at an extra cost. Dinner and overnight stay at Fish Eagle camp

Hell’s Gate is located just beyond Lake Naivasha. Famous for its natural hot geysers, eagle and vulture breeding grounds, visitors have the choice of driving, walking, camping, and cycling and rock climbing within the park. Special location to view include Fischer’s Tower, formerly a volcano’s plug, the Central Tower and Njorowa Gorges.

Two extinct volcanos: Olkaira and Hobley’s are worth a trip. Natural steam vents rise from fissures in the volcanic rock. Obsidian, a striking black glassy rock formed from cooled molten lava is a feature of this landscape. Resident game to view includes: hyrax, buffalo, Masai Giraffe, eland, Coke’s Hartebeest, lion, leopard and some cheetah. A haven for ornithologists and rock climbers, the cliffs of Hell’s Gate are breeding grounds for vultures, Verreaux’s Eagles, Augur Buzzard and thousands of swifts; and about 103 species of bird have been recorded. Dinner and overnight spent at Fish Eagle Camp

Day 7: Lake Naivasha – Masai Mara
Break the camp soon after breakfast and drive to Masai Mara, Lunch at Enchoro Camp.Afternoon we proceed to the game drive in masai mara game reserve,Dinner and overnight at the Mara Enchoro Camp

Day 8: Maasai Mara
Full day spent exploring the park in search of the big 5.Morning and afternoon game drives are offered. Optional hot air balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost of US$ 450 per person. Dinner and overnight stay at Mara Enchoro Camp

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