When you think about Kenya, you think of Masai culture, the wide open plains of the Masai Mara and the Big Five. This is exactly what this wonderful safari is all about. After a one night stop-over in Nairobi you fly into Lewa where you spend a wonderful time at Il Ngwesi Group Ranch; the land is owned by the Masai and the lodge is situated in a breathtaking savanna north of Mount Kenya. Here you can experience wildlife, explore the land and discover the culture. Your trip ends in the Masai Mara – Kenya’s prime wildlife area. Enjoy camp fire atmosphere at Mara Ngenche Camp, combined with beautiful scenery, great food and privacy in your own private plunge pool.
Masai Mara: Classic Kenya Safari
Laikipia / Lewa
NAIROBI – 1 NIGHT
Nairobi is a city full of contrasts – skyscrapers, shopping malls, matatus and colorful markets! Enjoy a cold Tusker or follow into the footsteps of Karen Blixen. Watch orphaned elephants being fed at the David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage. Have a close encounter with a giraffe in the Giraffe Centre. There are loads of ways to experience this lively and vibrant capital city.
LAIKIPIA / LEWA – 2 NIGHTS
Il Ngwesi Group Ranch is located north of Lewa Wildlife Conservancy in the Laikipia District of Kenya. This unspoiled area of Kenya is the ideal place to relax while enjoying the beautiful scenery of rolling hills, vast expanse of savannah and forest. At Il Ngwesi you can get up close and personal with nature in the company of experienced Maasai guides. Track the different animal footprints, learn about bird calls and spot the wildlife on your game drives.
MASAI MARA – 3 NIGHTS
See the Big Five on your game drives through the endless plains of golden grass in the Masai Mara. Enjoy a balloon safari with fabulous panoramic aerial views; don’t forget the sumptuous champagne breakfast after your safe landing. You gain a different perspective on nature through an escorted bush walks – see the spoor of a leopard or the nest of a rare bird; your guide will point out the many little things that would pass unnoticed by the untrained eye. Enjoy a sundowner after your safari in the Masai Mara – traditionally with a G+T at hand.