3 Day Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru with Balloon Kenya Tour (Camping)


Kenya Tour: 3 Day Masai Mara – Lake Nakuru Camping with Balloon Safari Overview:

Name: Kenya Tour: Masai Mara game watching Safari with Hot air Balloon Safari
Safari Type: Kenya budget safari (Budget Camping)
Duration: 3 Days
Start: Nairobi at 7 AM
End: Nairobi at 4 PM

Safari Highlights

  • One stop shop for wildlife viewing including sights of Big 5
  • Unlimited game viewing drives with exclusive use of pop up top safari vehicle
  • The Big Five wildlife and much more
  • Masai country and Masai tribes people
  • Flight experience
  • Hot air balloon ride
  • Unique accommodation in safari lodges / tented camps

Our Masai Mara Kenya group camping safari tour starts at 8 AM in Nairobi proceeding by road with a stop to view great rift valley escarpment and via scenic Masai country.

Kenya TourThe 3-day 2-night tour is rich in diversity and includes transport and game viewing drives in pop up top safari minivan or 4×4 Land cruiser jeeps.

Safari tour is themed on wildlife viewing including sightings for Big 5 , awesome scenery and traditional Masai culture

We offer pick-up from Nairobi airport , Nairobi city hotels or Nairobi residence.

The morning drive progresses via Nairobi suburbs, local subsistence farming communities, great Rift valley escarpment and Masai plains

What to Expect

  • Masai Mara game reserve
  • Lake Nakuru National Park
  • Over views of the varied landscapes of Kenya including the Great Rift Valley
  • Full-board budget Accommodation
  • Wildlife extravaganza at the Masai Mara on game viewing drives
  • 4 wheel drive game viewing on a seat in car basis
  • 6 Game viewing drives plus a short en-route game drive from airstrip
What to Do and See on Safari in Kenya

While you are at the Masai Mara, you will be able to enjoy various activities like game viewing (both day and night), camping, learn about various cultures around there specifically the Maasai people, ballooning and many more. Game viewing can be done all year round with the availability of animals like the big 5, giraffe, hyena together with all the cat family. Within the reserve, you will enjoy your guided game drives conducted by our professional English-speaking driver/guide, and will spend the nights in a 5 star tented camp on full board basis. You’ll also do a hot air balloon safari including champagne breakfast.

This is a 3 days, 2 nights safari stopping at the Lake Nakuru in Rift valley where you view thousands of Flamingoes, pelicans and other bird species.

You’ll see the endangered Black & white Rhino. You’ll also see Lion, warthog, Giraffe, Zebra and other plains game.

Tour proceeds to the Masai Mara where we shall be in search of the Big 5 as we tranverse the famous wildlife haven.

Safari accommodation is offered in economy , standard or luxury lodge or tented camps depending on your budget / style.

Safari is by road with transport in a safari tour minivan with pop up top

Option of a 4 x 4 land cruiser jeep is available at an extra cost.

Safari picks up from Nairobi airport, Nairobi city & outskirts hotels including Lake Naivasha.

So that you may know…
  • Game viewing drives and day sequences on safari may vary according to the accommodation chosen

Check-in Time: 8:00

Check-out Time: 16:00

Kenya Budget Tour: This is a Budget tour.

Kenya Private tour: This is an exclusively Private Kenya tour.

Can start any day: If availability permits, this tour can start on any day.

Can be customized: You can request changes to this tour.

Suitable for single travelers: Single travelers can join this group tour.

Children policy: Children from the age of 1 year are allowed to participate under the supervision of a parent or guardian.

Minimum age: No minimum age for this tour

Airport transfer available: Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (US$15 per person)

3 Day Masai Mara Kenya Group Safari Tour including Balloon Drive


  • You’ll be collected from the airport (or hotel).
  • Accommodation before the tour departs can be arranged at extra cost.


Appx: 302.4 kms: 6 hrs

Kenya trips

0600hrs-0730hrs: pick up from your respective Nairobi hotel / airport /
residence to our Nairobi office which is the safari starting point.

Proceed to the Masai Mara Game Reserve on the south west of Nairobi. The
road safari to the Masai Mara is a journey via masai country and along the
floors of the Great Rift valley.

There shall be a few stops to view the fall of the Great Rift Valley escarpment and other scenic spots. Afternoon
game viewing drive at the masai mara. Overnight shall be at the Masai mara sopa lodge , Olmoran tented camp or Budget Camping

Meal plan: Lunch, Dinner.


Appx: 312.7 kms: 6 hrs 30 minutes

Masai Mara trips

You will have a wake up call as early as 0600am, you will have hot African Coffee or Tea and then proceed for Pre – morning game drive as from 06:30hrs for the next 3 hours until 0930hrs, then our driver will drive you back to the camp where you will be served with full breakfast as you check out the camp to proceed to Lake Nakuru, if willing on this day you can as well visit the Masai Village for one hour and learn more of the Masai Culture, lunch will be in Narok town or ( Mai Mahiu) hot water after lunch proceed to Lake Nakuru and arriving early evening and if time allows you will have short game drive as you head to the Lake guest house or Budget hotel

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.


Appx: 155.3 kms: 2 hrs 45 Minutes

holidays in Kenya

The Bird Watchers’ Paradise the Lake is on the floor of the Great Rift Valley, surrounded by wooded and bushy grassland, lies the beautiful Lake Nakuru National Park. Visitors can enjoy the wide ecological diversity and varied habitats that range from Lake Nakuru itself to the surrounding escarpment and picturesque ridges. Lake Nakuru National Park is ideal for bird watching, hiking,picnic and game drives. Breakfast will be served at around 0730am there after proceed for the game drive, you will have a chance to visit a unique sanctuary catering for a sizable number of the endangered White and Black rhinos as well as Rothschild giraffe. Water bucks, predators such as the lion and leopard are common at the park. Also to be seen is a myriad different variety of bird life in and around the lake. Flamingo’s are also plenty at the lake. Leave for Nairobi late afternoon arriving in Nairobi in the afternoon with a drop off to the hotel of your choice or back to the hotel

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch.




List of Included items:

  • Accommodation
  • Hot air balloon safari
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Window Seats
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Standard Safari Vehicle
  • Water
  • Park Fees
  • Taxes

List of Not Included items:

  • Airport Transfers
  • International Flights
  • Personal Expenses
  • Tips
  • Beverages
  • Alcohol
  • Laundry
  • Extra Meals
  • Clothing
  • Maasai Village Visits

Budget Kenya Safari (Per person)

1 Pax = USD $1600

2 Pax = USD $1200

3 Pax = USD $1200

4 Pax = USD $1150

5 Pax = USD $1150

6 Pax = USD $1100

7 Pax = USD $1100

8 Pax = USD $1050

9 Pax = USD $1050

Mid-Luxury Kenya Safari (Per person)

1 Pax = USD $1850

2 Pax = USD $1400

3 Pax = USD $1400

4 Pax = USD $1350

5 Pax = USD $1350

6 Pax = USD $1300

7 Pax = USD $1300

8 Pax = USD $1250

9 Pax = USD $1250

Luxury Kenya Safari (Per person)

1 Pax = USD $2050

2 Pax = USD $1600

3 Pax = USD $1600

4 Pax = USD $1550

5 Pax = USD $1550

6 Pax = USD $1500

7 Pax = USD $1500

8 Pax = USD $1450

9 Pax = USD $1450

Kindly Note transport for this safari is in a Tour Van. You can request for a 4×4 land-cruiser at an extra $100 per day