Masai Mara with its abundant greatest concentration of wildlife and game rich plains.
Lakes Nakuru and Naivasha famous for their abundance of thousands of flamingos and the Crater Lake boat rides.
These Great Rift Valley safaris can depart any day based on a minimum of 2 people. Solo travellers trip can be tailor – made or a group found for you.
You will be met at the Jomo Kenyatta international Airport and transferred to your hotel for check in and overnight.
On these days, you have an option of going for an excursion depending on the time of arrive.
Overnight at Emara Ole Sereni hotel/ The Stanley/Nairobi Serena/Tamarind Tree hotel/ Weston Hotel Nairobi on a bed and breakfast
Pick up from your hotel after breakfast; drive towards Kenya’s fertile highlands and down the rift escarpment on the road built by the Italian war prisoners during World War II. You will spot the charming chapel built at the foot of the escarpment along the way. Pass the Longonot earth satellite station as you drive across the valley to Narok town, stop over to stretch and continue across the acres of wheat and barley, arriving Masai Mara in time for lunch and check in. Afternoon game drives viewing and return to the lodge at sunset.
Drive time approximately 5hours, depending on your lodge/ tented camp accommodation.
Overnight at either Sarova Game camp /Mara Serena/Mara Sopa Lodge/Basecamp Explorer
Meal Plan: Lunch/Dinner
Depart for a morning game drive after having your breakfast, returning to the camp at mid – day. You also have a choice to carry picnic lunch and do a full day game drive, visit the Masai village and return back to the lodge before sunset.
Dinner and overnight at either Sarova Game camp /Mara Serena/Mara Sopa Lodge/Basecamp Explorer
Meal Plan: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
Leave Masai Mara after breakfast, driving across the ‘breadbasket’ landscape of Kenya, heading back north to the Maasai town Narok and travel across the vast plains on the floor of the Rift Valley, looking out for herds of gazelles and giraffes, as you drive through Mai –Mahiu town, arriving at Lake Nakuru national park in the afternoon. You will have opportunity to do a game drive en route to the lodge.
After lunch, leave for afternoon game drive viewing in this soda lake that attracts vast quantity of flamingos due to its abundant algae.
Return to the lodge in the evening.
Drive time approximately 3-5 hours, depending on the location of your accommodation.
Overnight at Lake Elementaita Serena/ Sarova Lion Hill /Nakuru Sopa Lodge
Meal Plan: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
After early morning breakfast, depart Lake Nakuru and drive to Lake Naivasha for a boat ride that takes you up close with the hippos in the water resting and see hundreds of birds in the lake including the famous Fish Eagle. Proceed to Nairobi after the boat ride in lake Naivasha.
Upon arrival back in the city, you will be dropped off at your hotel or the Jomo Kenyatta international Airport for your onward travel arrangements.
Drive time approximately 3 hours.
Meal Plan: Breakfast
From $1270per person sharing Based On 2 Persons
If payment is to be made in cash, Dollars, Euros or Kenya Shillings are accepted. The rate of exchange will be communicated to you.
Please note, in a case of payments by credit card, a surcharge can be added to cover processing of payment. The same will be communicated to you prior.
Payment can also be made through a bank or wire transfer. Note that ALL bank charges will be paid by you.
Upon a written confirmation, note that you will be required to pay a deposit as outlined in writing and a Maggie Holidays invoice stating the amount to be paid.
A deposit payment can range from 30% – 40% depending on the time frame of booking to start of safari. Balance payment must be 4-6 weeks prior to commencement of the safari and monies received in our account in full.
For last minute bookings, Maggie Holidays reserves the right to request for full payment upfront before commencement of the safari.
Any safari deposit paid shall be refunded less the cost of cancellation fees levied by hotels and administrative costs as below.
Should conditions arise that will cause you to cancel your safari booking, you must notify Maggie Holidays immediately in writing through our company email address or whatsapp.
In many cases, cancellation charges are set by the Suppliers based on their contracts with us which fall under laws and jurisdiction of East Africa courts hence cancellation fees are enforceable based on the laws of those contracts.
We strongly recommend that clients are advised to purchase travel insurance.
A cancellation includes any reduction of services including reduction of the number of participants, reduction of the length of travel, removal of any specific services from the overall tour package or change of services where specific Suppliers will charge cancellation fees.
In the event that travellers need to change their travel dates, we will make every effort to accommodate the changes but Suppliers may still charge cancellation fees that will be passed on to us.
In the case of date changes, subsequent cancellations will be charged based on the original departure date.
Cancellation charges are calculated as follows:
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