3 day Kenya flying camp safari in Masai Mara with balloon (Budget)


Kenya flying camp safari: 3 day Masai Mara fly-in safari with hot air balloon

Name: Kenya flying camp safari: 3 day Masai Mara fly-in safari with hot air balloon
Safari Type: Kenya camping safaris (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
  • Masai Mara game reserve & its diversity
  • The Great rift valley escarpment view on stop
  • Unlimited game viewing drives with exclusive use of pop up top safari vehicle
  • Big five including Lion, giraffe, zebra, elephant, ostrich, Buffalo,
    monkey etc
  • Optional Masai village visit (arrange with your safari driver/ guide)
  • Masai country on the safari route
  • Optional hot air balloon ride
  • Unique accommodation in safari lodges / tented camps

Our 3 days Masai Mara Kenya flying camp safari tour proceeds by flight where you’ll arrive in Masai Mara after just 45 minutes compared to a road safari that takes 6 hours.

Kenya flying camp safariThe 3-day 2-night air group tour with hot air balloon safari is rich in diversity and includes transport and game viewing drives in private 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

Tour leaves 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

Safari accommodation is in a selection of economy, standard and luxury safari lodges or tented camps.

Transport is in customized pop up top safari minivans

Pop up top 4 x 4 Jeep Land- cruisers are provided at extra cost.

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. You’ll also do a hot air balloon safari including champagne breakfast.

What to Expect

  • Daily Departures (Guaranteed-Daily game drives)
  • Safari in Masai Mara National Reserve
  • Hot air Balloon safari in Masai Mara
  • Chances to encounter the Big Five
  • 2 night full board accommodation
  • Suitable for family, couples, students, solo travelers, beginners, Seniors
  • Extendable
  • Can be customized to own specifications

Check-in Time: 10:00

Check-out Time: 10:00

Budget Tour: This is a Flight Budget tour with Hot Air Balloon Drive.

Private tour: This is an exclusively Group 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 Private Kenya Safari Tour including Hot air Balloon


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


Appx: 302.4 kms: 45 Minutes

Trips in Masai Mara

0730hrs: pick up from your Nairobi hotel / Nairobi airport / residence.

Start the safari journey to the Masai Mara Game reserve, Kenya’s finest wildlife haven.

The Mara road safari is via the central highlands of Kenya with views of subsistence farmlands and local communities.

There shall be stops to view interesting attractions including the Great Rift Valley escarpment.

You shall descend to the floors of the rift valley escarpment for a drive through Masai country as we progress to the Mara

Arrival at the Masai Mara shall be in time for lunch.

Later proceed for an afternoon game viewing drive.

Overnight at your Masai Mara safari Lodge or tented camp.

Meal plan: Lunch, Dinner


Masai Mara holidays

Today shall be a game viewing extravaganza!

The Mara as is popularly known remains the most exciting wildlife eco-system in the Natural world.

It is host to the highest and varied concentration of wild animals than any other park in the region.

The scenic appeal of this tree studded savannah plains, its moderate climate and diversity of wild game species makes it a one stop shop for game viewing activities.

We shall traverse the reserve on a full day of unlimited game viewing encountering the big five and more of the lesser game.

Picnic lunch shall be by the Mara river as we watch hippos & crocodiles or maybe the great migration (July –October)

Overnight shall be at your Masai Mara safari lodge/ tented camp

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.


Appx: 302.4 kms: 45 Minutes

Travel to Masai Mara

You’ll wake up at 4 AM and do a morning Balloon safari which includes champagne breakfast. Then enjoy an Early morning game viewing drive at the Masai Mara game reserve.

Depart for Nairobi with lunch stop on the way.

Arrive Nairobi in the late afternoon.

Drop off at your Nairobi hotel /Nairobi airport / residence.

Meal plan.Breakfast,lunch.




List of Included items:

  • Accommodation
  • Hot Air Balloon
  • Local flight to Masai Mara
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Window Seats
  • 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 $1180

2 Pax = USD $1180

3 Pax = USD $1180

4 Pax = USD $1160

5 Pax = USD $1160

6 Pax = USD $1140

7 Pax = USD $1140

8 Pax = USD $1120

9 Pax = USD $1120

Mid-Luxury Kenya Safari (Per person)

1 Pax = USD $1430

2 Pax = USD $1380

3 Pax = USD $1380

4 Pax = USD $1360

5 Pax = USD $1360

6 Pax = USD $1340

7 Pax = USD $1340

8 Pax = USD $1320

9 Pax = USD $1320

Luxury Kenya Safari (Per person)

1 Pax = USD $1630

2 Pax = USD $1580

3 Pax = USD $1580

4 Pax = USD $1560

5 Pax = USD $1560

6 Pax = USD $1540

7 Pax = USD $1540

8 Pax = USD $1520

9 Pax = USD $1520

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