4 Days Fly-In Masai Mara
Situated Southwest of Kenya, the Masai Mara game reserve is a land of breathtaking views, endless plains and an abundance in wildlife. It is home to an excellent year-round concentration of game as well as the two million animals that make up the Great Migration together with the Serengeti in Tanzania. This tour is perfect for people who do not have a lot of time but still want to visit this famous reserve.
Day 1: Domestic flight to the Masai Mara
On arrival at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi you will be picked up by our Dream It Do It East Africa Safaris representative who will take you to Wilson airport from there the domestic flights depart from.
You will fly with Mombasa Air Safari to the Masai mara Game reserve. This scenic flight will take 45 minutes to 1 hour.
Flight details Mombasa air safari
Departure: 3.00 PM
Arrival: 4.00 PM
A 4wd vehicle of Mara Eden safari camp awaits you and will take you for a long game drive in search for the big 5 in the world famous Masai Mara game reserve on the border with Tanzania. An excellent year round animal concentration and known for its typical short savanna plains. Home to the great migration in the months July – October when two million Wildebeest make their way northwards from the Serengeti in Tanzania. You are able to spot lions, buffaloes, antelopes and hippo’s and crocodiles in the Mara River.
The coming two nights you will sleep at Mara Eden camp. The camps location is sublime located directly on the Mara River in the center of the reserve. The tents are placed along the banks of the Mara River, with a seating area at the front for relaxed game and bird viewing. All the tents have hot and cold running water, a flush toilet, 24 hour solar lighting and tasteful décor.
Accommodation: Mara Eden safari camp
Meal Plan: Lunch & Dinner
Day 2 & 3: Full day game drives in Masai Mara
Today you will have a full day of game drives ahead. Before sunrise you will try to spot different predators that might made a kill last night. You will return for breakfast at the camp while the sun rises over the game reserve.
You can decide to take a packed lunch for a full day game drives or come back at the camp for a hot lunch. The secret on sighting a lot of animals is to do different game drives on different time and areas for the highest success rate.
After this exciting day you will come back to the camp where you can relax with a cold drink on your veranda with a view of the Mara river!
Accommodation: Mara Eden safari camp
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Day 4: Domestic flight to Nairobi
After a cup of tea or coffee you will go for an early morning game drive to see lions, hyenas or other predators eating after a successful hunt. When even your stomach is growling, you come back to the camp for breakfast. After breakfast you can do another game drive until lunch time.
Then it is unfortunately time to leave this beautiful game reserve and fly back to Nairobi.
In the afternoon the driver/guide of the camp will take you to the airstrip from where your flight will depart at 4.15 p.m. back to Nairobi. Around one hour later you will arrive at Wilson Airport. Our representative will be waiting at Wilson airport to transfer you to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in time for your international flight home.
Please note that your international flight must be in the evening after 7 PM. If you need an extra night in Nairobi please contact us and we will make arrangements for you at an additional cost.
This is the end of hopefully a wonderful tour through Kenya.
Some lodges may ask for seasonal surcharges for the Easter and Christmas Holidays
- Airport transfers
- Accommodations with meals mentioned
- Bottled drinking water
- 4×4 vehicle with knowledgeable driver/guide and fuel
- Entrance fees to the included National Parks
- Activities included on the itinerary
- Flights and visas
- All optional activities
- Meals not mentioned and beverages
- Tips and personal expenses such as laundry and communication
- We use 4×4 Vehicles on our tours.
- We want to give our customers the best trip to East Africa, so we are flexible, accommodating and are willing to go an extra mile.
- During the trip the car and driver are there for the clients, so they decide where to stop, how long to stop etc.!
- During the trip the guide makes sure there is a good place to have breakfast, lunch and dinner. Breakfast and dinner are normally in the lodge, lunch can be a lunch box or a stop in a restaurant