Masai Mara Camping Safari
This is a 3 days Masai Mara camping safari in Kenya. This Masai Mara budget camping safari is a join in tour that departs every Friday starts and ends in Nairobi. This is a budget safari tour in Kenya to the world famous Masai Mara Game Reserve.
The 3 days Masai Mara camping safari is for backpackers. This is because this safari to Masai Mara is a join in African Safari in Kenya that departs every Friday.
About The 3 Day Masai Mara Camping Safari
3 Days Masai Mara camping safari is the best African wildlife safari experience.
Camping in Masai Mara is one of the greatest experience one can ever have. It is referred to as the True African wildlife experience especially. this is due to the original safari being in basic tents.
It enables one to feel the stars and the coldness of the nights in Masai Mara. Our 3 days Masai Mara camping safari takes you close to the wilderness where lions roar at night.
The 3-day Masai Mara camping safari tour is about having a close encounter with the wildlife. There are great animal population found in the Masai Mara Game Reserve.
You can spot Lions, Leopards, Elephant, Cheetahs, Buffalo and other wild animals. This is in their natural habitat as they have existed over the centuries on your safari trail.
The Masai Mara camping safari provides the most cost-effective way to view wildlife.
The 3 days Masai Mara camping safari takes you to Africa’s best game reserve to view wildlife. You'll enjoy great scenery, bird life plus an experience interacting with the Masai tribe.
The Masai have lived for centuries in harmony with the wildlife. They graze their cattle right next to Africa’s fierce predators without fear of attack.
Masai Mara is also home to most species of Africa’s wildlife. There is wildlife all year round in the Mara. There is no excuse on why you should not visit this park anytime you are in Kenya.
3 Day Masai Mara Camping Safari Highlights
The main highlight of the 3-day Masai Mara camping safari in Kenya includes:
- Game viewing
- Camping experience
- Great Rift Valley Scenery
Detailed 3 Day Masai Mara Camping Safari Itinerary
Day 1: Nairobi - Maasai Mara National Reserve
You will be picked up after breakfast for a briefing at 0700hrs. Your Masai Mara camping safari in Kenya will then take a departure.
Travel through the Great Rift Valley to Kenya’s premier wildlife reserve. You will stop for lunch in Narok before proceeding to the Mara. Upon arrival, you will set camp in the Masai Mara.
You will go for a late afternoon wildlife viewing drive in the finest game sanctuary in Kenya.
The Masai Mara National Reserve is famous for the wildebeest migration. It is also one of the best places to see the big five.
Your Masai Mara camping safari in Kenya will take a drive back to the camp. You will be in time for dinner and overnight.
About Masai Mara National Reserve
Masai Mara National Reserve is in the southwest of Kenya. It covers an area of 1 510 square km (583 square miles).
Masai Mara extends northeast from a shared border with Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park. It is the most famous and popular safari destination in Kenya, if not anywhere in Africa.
Masai Mara National Reserve is a land of breathtaking vistas. You will enjoy abundant wildlife and endless plains.
Masai Mara National Reserve is a photographer’s and naturalist’s paradise. Here there are abundant elephant, buffalo, giraffe, lion and cheetah. They come alongside the migratory wildebeest and zebra.
Leopards are often encountered including endangered black rhino hide in the dense thickets. You will have large rafts of hippo and enormous crocodiles in the Mara River. The park is also home to over 450 bird species.
Day 2: Game Viewing on Masai Mara Camping Safari in Kenya
Your day will begin with an early set off for a morning game drive. This is the best time to do a game drive as most animals are active.
You will search for the park’s large populations of wildebeest, rhinoceros and buffalo. There are also the cats that include the lion, leopard and the cheetah.
This are just but a few of the wildlife that you will be looking for. Others include elephants, hippos, cheetah, zebra, impala, gazelles, hartebeest, etc.
The wildebeest are the dominant inhabitant of the Masai Mara. Their numbers are estimated in millions. All the meals and accommodation will be at your campsite.
Day 3: Masai Mara – Nairobi
This is the last day of your 3-day Masai Mara Camping safari You will be up early for a morning game drive. This is to try and capture what you did not see the previous days.
Return to the camp for breakfast and drive back to Nairobi. Drop off will be at your hotel/ the Airport.
End of 3 Day Masai Mara Camping Safari
3 Day Masai Mara Camping Safari in Kenya Costs:
What is included in the 3 Day Masai Mara Camping Safari cost?
- Accommodation in a Masai Mara safari lodge on full board basis
- Transport in a 4 X 4 Safari vehicle with pop up roof
- Meals on full board basis while on Masai Mara tour
- All park entrance fee
- All Government tax
3 Day Masai Mara Camping Safari in Kenya cost excludes:
- Items of personal use
- Deviation from the above program
- Drinks and beverages
- Tips and porterage
What to Carry on the 3 Day Masai Mara Camping Safari
- Sun glasses
- Light and some few heavy clothing
- Sun screen
- Insect repellant
- Comfortable shoes