Join us on this unique experience that takes you through the most famous park in Kenya where you will be able to witness the spectacular wildebeest migration crossing the river Mara. This great Masai Mara safari is combined with the breathtaking Gorilla trekking safari in Bwindi Impenetrable forest. At the end of this safari you will be able to appreciate this African adventure.
Day 1: Maasai Mara National Reserve
After breakfast start your safari through the Great African Rift Valley arriving in Mara in time for lunch. An afternoon game drive will follow to explore Hemingways country and Lion, Cheetah, Elephant, Buffalo and other animals of in the Masai Mara Game Reserve famed for the big five. Dinner and overnight
Day 2/3: Maasai mara National Reserve
Full days spent viewing game in search of the big five at the Masai Mara plains - optional visit to maasai villages can be arranged with the guide at an extra cost of US$ 25 between game drives. Hot air ballon safari can also be arranged at a cost of US$ 470 per person. Dinner and overnight
Day 4: Masai Mara - Nairobi - Kampala
Breakfast and return to Nairobi arriving at around 1300 hours. Transfer to the airport for Kampala for overnight.
Day 5: Kampala to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
After Breakfast, depart Kampala and head southwest to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park with a stop over at the Equator for Coffee break and photos then continue on to Mbarara for lunch. You will then drive through traditional homesteads seeing banana plantations and famous Ankole cattle with their incredible long horns. You will then ascend into the kigezi highlands; here you will start seeing the peaks of the Virunga volcanoes before descending down the valley into Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, Dinner and overnight depending on Gorilla Group.
Day 6: Gorilla Tracking
After an early breakfast, report to the ranger station for registration and briefing by one of the ranger guides. Head into the forest in search of the Gorillas, the time taken and the terrain vary with the movement of these great giants. Depending on the time of return, afternoon guided walk on the Munyanga River trail, or a community guided walk will be organized with visits to the Batwa people, traditional doctors and blacksmith, this will be summed up with entertainment from the Local Youth group members, Dinner and overnight at the same as above.
Day 7: Bwindi to Kampala
After breakfast, we will head back to Kampala. Drop off at a hotel for overnight stay
Day 8: Kampala - Nairobi - Departure
Breakfast at leisure then transfer to the airport to board a Nairobi bound flight arriving in good connecting time with your home bound flight.
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- All applicable Game Park entrance fees
- All meals as per itinerary
- Round trip transport from Nairobi to the designated National Park
- Bottle of water
- Transfers to and from the airport
- All activities as mentioned in the tour description
- Professional safari Driver/Guide Allowances
- International Flights
- Tips & Porterage
- Visa Fees
- Travel Insurance
- Personal Items
- Maasai Mara village visit (USD 20 - 30)
- Balloon safari in Maasai Mara (USD 495) per ride
This Safari do not have fixed departure dates. The departure can be any date, day or time depending on the client's preferences and availability.