Kenya budget holiday is a package that you can customize to take you to either masai mara, Samburu, Amboseli and even other parks for a three days excursion. Sometimes you may not have a lot of time to venture for long trips. Even a weekend getaway, this safari is for you. Your accommodation is carefully chosen so that you get great value for your money. You can also request different accommodation levels, and chose what is well within your budget. You will be accompanied by a professional safari guide, who will take you through the nature ‘classroom’, teaching a thing or two about what you see. It is about both learning and enjoying what nature has in store for you in the parks or reserves that you visit.
Above: The Leopard made a dash for the Dik dik, and like lighting, the dik dik was a quick snack
Leave Nairobi in the morning and drive across the Great Rift Valley to reach Kenya’s most famous Game Reserve, Masai Mara, in time for lunch. The world famous Masai mara is not only famous for the wildlife migration, it is also the very best reserve to watch the lions in the world. You will spend the afternoon exploring the rolling hills and plains in search of wildlife mix. It is important to understand the animals roam free, and sometimes you may have to do a bit of driving and searching. Meals and Overnight at your chosen camp or lodge.
Above photo: The lioness found a vantage point, wonder if to have better of a prey or simply to enjoy nice views of the mara.
Probably one of the most famous reserves in the world, Masai mara holds on to its promise of abudandance of wildlife and high concentrations. No better way than to spend a full day exploring this magnificent National reserve. Optionally, leave the camp with picnic meals and spend more time out with wildlife. Even on a budget, masai mara wilds remain the same, offering you some of the worlds best widllife views. In addition, Natural Track guides will really teach you a lot on wildlife behaviour, and this will actually be an adventure for you. Dinner and overnight at the Camp.
Above photo: cheetahs have a great preference for elevated ground, where visibility is clear all around them.
Early morning drive followed by breakfast. After breakfast proceed back to Nairobi arriving in the afternoon. Alternatively, have early breakfast, and leave the camp with your stuff and go for game drive. This will also be dependant on your flight departure time and longer drive can be arranged on one-on-one basis.
A thing or two about masai mara Wildebeets Migration Just recently, the phenomenon wildebeest migration was recognized as the Seventh wonder of the world. This natural event takes place on July – October in Maasai Mara which lies 270 kilometers south east of Nairobi. The animals move from northern Serengeti plains in Tanzania across Mara and Telek Rivers in Maasai Mara.
If you have not been following this series or if this is your first time you are hearing about the wildebeest migration, then relax! This article will give you real facts and eye witness occurrences on this year’s migration which has just started.The light showers that swept across the central Mara over the last week have drawn more herds from the northern Serengeti. The Mara River, about 3 kilometers north of the south-Mara bridge, has been the main arena over the past few days. Heavy crossings have taken place as thousands of the Serengeti herds crossed west on the Mara Triangle. The river is still low, making the crossing a bit easy for the animals. Once in the Mara, these herds have taken a traditional route splitting into two, with one group heading west and crossing over the Mara River while the other, north into Meta and towards Burrungat plains – just south of Mara Intrepids. Continue..