After lunch and relaxation head for an afternoon game drives in the Masai Mara National Reserve till late in the sunset where you get to see various Wide-open grass plains and, scattered acacia bush that is a host to a wide variety of wildlife of the BIG FIVE such as lions, leopards, cheetahs, hyenas, buffaloes, giraffes, elephants, the endangered black rhino and wildebeests with roof wide open.
Return to the lodge/ camp for dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 2: MASAI MARA GAME DRIVES
Today shall be a game viewing extravaganza!
The Mara as is popularly known remains the most exciting wildlife eco-system in the Natural world.
It is host to the highest and varied concentration of wild animals than any other park in the region.
The scenic appeal of this tree-studded savannah plains, its moderate climate and diversity of wild game species makes it a one stop shop for game viewing activities. We shall traverse the reserve on a full day of unlimited game viewing encountering the big five and more of the lesser game.
You shall enjoy a picnic lunch by the Mara river as we watch hippos & crocodiles or maybe the great migration (July –October)
DAY 3: MASAI MARA TO LAKE VICTORIA
Morning game viewing drives at the Masai Mara.
Later depart Maasai Mara and proceed to the Lake Victoria in Tanzania
The drive is via the Isebania Kenya / Tanzania border town.
Meet Tanzania vehicle and driver guide at Isebania border after clearing with the Immigration & Customs procedures.
Drive to the South-Eastern bay of Lake Victoria.
Arrive at your lodge late afternoon. Relax on the shores of this lake which is rich in history. The breeze is refreshing. If you have time, you may visit the Bunda Market.
DAY 4: LAKE VICTORIA TO SERENGETI
After breakfast, visit a nearby Fishing Village in the company of a local guide. Among other things, you will learn lots about traditional Fishing techniques, selling mode of fresh Fish and the general rural life. Thereafter, drive into the nearby Serengeti which shares the same ecosystem with the Maasai Mara game reserve.
Ideally, Maasai Mara is the smaller extension of the Serengeti.
It is well located for game viewing drives.
A short afternoon game viewing drive en route.
DAY 5: SERENGETI GAME DRIVES
A full-day game viewing drives as we explore this vast nature endowed wildlife reserve.
Options of morning and afternoon or full day game viewing sessions are available to you.
The annual wildebeest migration is Serengeti’s most famous attraction.
It is also home to a pride of its lions which have been fitted with radio-transmitter collars so that their movements may be tracked.
Other wildlife you may see includes cheetah, zebra, giraffe, Thompson and Grant’s gazelle, Eland, Impala, Klipspringer, Hippo and Warthog.
DAY 6: SERENGETI TO NGORONGORO CRATER
Depart the Serengeti with a game viewing drive en-route.
Descend to the floor of the Ngorongoro crater for game viewing in this unique caldera park.
We shall look out for Rhino, Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Cheetah, Buffalo, and Hippo.
Later we ascend to the crater rim
Catch a glimpse of the most magnificent sunset views in Africa from the crater rim!
DAY 7: NGORONGORO TO TARANGIRE
Sunrise views from the crater rim.
Proceed to Tarangire National Park.
An afternoon game drive gives you a chance to see different types of wildlife which inhabit this small but beautiful park.
DAY 8: TARANGIRE TO ARUSHA
Short morning game viewing drive at the Tarangire.
Proceed to Nairobi via the Tanzania / Kenya Namanga border town – Optional drop off in Arusha, Kilimanjaro Airport.