This short and thrilling safari trip to Masai Mara National Reserve starting from Kisumu city for visitors to Kenya who find themselves with little amount of time after their business is done in Kisumu or other parts of western Kenya. Accommodation in standard safari lodges or luxury tented safari camps with price starting from US$450 per person, depending on number of persons and season of travel.
|Day||Activities||Hotels and Meals|
|Transfer – Kisumu – Masai Mara [4 to 6 Hour Drive] – Van
|Ashnil Mara Camp/ Keekorok Lodge / Mara Leisure Camp
Lunch & Dinner
|Morning Game Drive
Tour – Private – Afternoon Game Drive
Park Fees – Masai Mara(0)
|Ashnil Mara Camp / Keekorok Lodge / Mara Leisure Camp
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Mara – Kisumu
|Morning Game drive
Transfer to Kisumu
Day 1: Drive from Kisumu to Masai Mara Reserve
0700 hours, morning pick up from your hotel, guest house or from the airport in Kisumu by Hallmark Travel Planners’ drive-guide. Depart for Masai Mara Game Reserve.
The drive from Kisumu to Masai Mara takes between 4 hours to 6 hours depending on the route and the location of the lodge. You expect to arrive in time for a hot lunch at the safari lodge.
After lunch, enjoy an afternoon game drive till sunset. Dinner and overnight at Ashnil Mara Camp or Mara Sopa Lodge or Mara Leisure Camp similar safari camp or lodge.
Day 2: Day in Masai Mara – Safari Activities
The famous Mara is easily Kenya’s leading wildlife reserve. It is renowned for its great herds of plain’s game including the black-maned lion, the elusive leopard and agile cheetah. This park also has numerous elephants and virtually every type of wildlife available in Kenya.
On this day, you will have 3 game drives during the day and will also be able to enjoy the rich, tree studded grassland and rolling hills. Alternatively, you can take a full day of game drive with picnic lunches in the Mara. All meals and overnight at Ashnil Mara Camp, or Mara Sopa Lodge or Mara Leisure Camp or similar safari camp or lodge
Day 3: Drive Masai Mara back to Kisumu or end in Nairobi
You may opt of an early morning game drive on this last day in the reserve. After breakfast we will have time for the further game drive before leaving for Kisumu or Nairobi. You arrive in time for late lunch. Drop off at your hotel or at the airport.
Tour Rates per person
|Dates||2 People||4 People||6 People|
| 02 Jan to 31 Mar 2017
01 Nov to 15 Dec 2017
|01 Apr to 30 May 2017||$600||$488||$450|
| 01 Jul to 31 Oct 2017
16 Dec to 01 Jan 2017
Important to know
- This tour can’t be booked by solo travelers.
- Rates are per person and exclude the international flight from/to your home country.
3 Days From USD 450 Per Person
Kisumu City / Kisumu City or Nairobi
By 0700 hours
Comfortable cotton clothing, safari hat, jacket and sunscreen.
- All activities (unless labeled as optional)
- Park Entrance fees where applicable
- Meals (as specified in the day-by-day section)
- Drinks (as specified in the day-by-day section)
- All accommodation (unless listed as upgrade)
- A professional driver/guide
- All transportation (unless labeled as optional)
- All Taxes/VAT
- Accommodation on the last day
- International flights (from/to home)
- Personal items (souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.)
- Some meals (as specified in the day-by-day)