8 Day Joining Group Kenya Safari Tours with hot air balloon (Budget)

KENYA, Lake Nakuru

Kenya safari tours: 8-Day Amboseli, Naivasha, Hells Gate, Nakuru, Mara Overview:

Name: Kenya safari Tours: Lake Naivasha,Lake Nakuru, Masai mara
Safari Type: Kenya Budget Safaris (Private Camping)
Duration: 8 Days
Start: Nairobi at 7 AM
End: Nairobi at 4 PM

Jamboree Africa Tours and Safaris welcomes you to Kenya – the land of amazing safaris. Book our top-budget Kenya safari to Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru, Lake Naivasha and Amboseli park. We offer daily departures for all of our Kenya safaris. Accommodations for our 8 days Kenya safari tours are in tented camps where 2 travelers share one tent but with separate beds. The rooms are ensuite with WC toilets, bed, linen and toiletries.

Join our daily groups enjoying our 8 days Kenya safari tours. Enjoy the services of our friendly English-speaking guides (Other languages will be provided on request). Transport for this 8 days budget Kenya safari is in a tour van, however, clients can request our 4×4 transport at an extra fee.

Our amazing 8 days budget safari in Kenya blends well with a hot air balloon safari in Masai Mara which will give the experience of a lifetime. The Masai Mara balloon safaris include champagne breakfast served in the bush. Expect to see the big 5 (lions, elephants, leopards, buffaloes and rhinoceros), and also millions of wildebeest and zebras, giraffes and other animals.

Kenya Safari  Tours Highlights

  • Amboseli national park. 2 days
  • Mount Kilimanjaro views Amboseli (the highest mountain in Africa).
  • Lake Naivasha (freshwater rift valley lake)
  • Bird spotting boat ride & Hell’s gate visit (at lake Naivasha)
  • Lake Nakuru National park:
  • The great rift valley escarpment.
  • Thousands of flamingoes, pelicans and other bird species.
  • Rhino sanctuary visit at lake Nakuru.
  • Masai-Mara game reserve
  • Game and scenery viewing and the Masai culture
  • Optional Masai village cultural visit at Masai Mara (arrange with your driver guide)
  • Optional hot air balloon ride at the Masai mara

Discover Kenya on the exciting 8 -days tour of Amboseli National Park, Lake Naivasha, Lake Nakuru and Masai Mara.

kenya safari toursThis easy-paced and well-staggered safari package adequately caters for families and seniors

Safari leaves from Nairobi to spend 2 nights at Amboseli which is located in the shadows of Mount Kilimanjaro.

The tour progresses to Lake Naivasha where you spend a night and enjoys a discovery boat ride and nature walks.

You shall also visit the Hell’s gate national park on a short hike and bicycle ride that brings you closer to Nature

Lake Nakuru national park and world-famous bird haven is our next stop.

Here we view flamingoes and other bird species.

There shall be guaranteed encounters with the endangered Black & White Rhino species

The World famous Masai Mara game reserve is the last stop with 3 nights & days of extensive wildlife viewing on rewarding game drives in search of the Big five and more

Tour accommodation is in a selection of economy, standard or luxury safari lodges & tented camps depending on your budget style.

Summary itinerary for our amazing 8 days Kenya Safari Tours

Day 1: Nairobi to Masai Mara

  • Pickup at the hotel/accommodation
  • Payment of Balance at our office
  • Briefing of the safari
  • Head to the departure point
  • Start the safari at 8 AM
  • Brief Stopover at Rift-valley View-point
  • Lunch at Narok
  • Arrive at Masai Mar at around 4 PM.
  • Enjoy 2 hours evening game drive
  • Drive back to your accommodation
  • Enjoy Dinner and Overnight

Day 2 & Day 3: Full day Masai Mara

  • Option for Masai Mara balloon safari that starts at 4 AM – 6 AM with champagne breakfast
  • Breakfast from 7 – 8 AM
  • Start the game drive at 8 AM with packed lunch
  • Extensive game drive for 8 hours
  • Enjoy a picnic lunch inside the bush
  • Game drives end at 4 PM
  • Option to Visit Masai villages at an extra $15 per person
  • Dinner and Overnight in your accommodation

Day 4: Masai Mara to Lake Nakuru

  • Start a Pre-breakfast game drive from 6 AM – 8 AM
  • Back to your accommodation for breakfast
  • Drive to Lake Nakuru
  • Lunch at Mai Mahiu or Narok town.
  • Arrive in Lake Nakuru at 4 PM
  • Dinner and Overnight in your accommodation

Day 5: Lake Nakuru – Lake Naivasha

  • After breakfast, visit Lake Nakuru National Park starting at 9 AM
  • Trek inside the gorges of Hells gate National Park
  • Go back to the accommodation at 2 PM for lunch
  • Depart to Lake Nakuru at 4 PM arriving in the evening
  • Option to enjoy a boat safari in Lake Naivasha at an extra $35 per person.
  • Dinner and Overnight in your accommodation

Day 6: Hells gate – Amboseli

  • After breakfast, you’ll visit Hells gate at 9 AM
  • Enjoy a bike ride inside the park. hell’s gate is the only park you can trek or ride a bike as you enjoy the wildlife
  • Trek inside the gorges of Hells gate National Park
  • Go back to the accommodation at 1 PM for lunch
  • Depart to Amboseli arriving in the evening
  • Dinner and Overnight in your accommodation

Day 7: Amboseli Full day

  • After breakfast, you’ll enjoy a game drive inside Amboseli National Park
  • Game drives will be divided into 2 where you’ll enjoy a morning game drive and then go back for lunch
  • Then go back for the afternoon game drive
  • You’ll see large herds of elephants
  • Enjoy the sightings of Mount Kilimanjaro
  • Dinner and Overnight in your accommodation

Day 8: Amboseli – Nairobi

  • Enjoy an early morning game drive
  • Return to camp for breakfast
  • Take lunch en-route
  • After breakfast, you’ll return to Nairobi arriving at 4 PM marking the end of the safari.
  • You can extend to Mombasa
  • Airport transfer at an extra $15
5 Reasons why choose our amazing 8-day Kenya safari tours?
  • This amazing Kenya safari takes you to the top Kenya safari destinations
  • The Kenya tour is very affordable
  • Enjoy a mix of game drives, trekking, bike ride and a boat ride
  • This safari gives you a chance to see the big 5 and many more animals
  • You’ll meet new friends
  • Daily departure is a guarantee

Check-in Time: 08:00

Check-out Time: 16:00

Budget camping: This is a budget camping tour.

Shared tour: On this shared tour, you will join a group of other travelers. Max 7 people per vehicle.

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)

8 Day Kenya Discovery Safari with hot air balloon: Amboseli,Lake Naivasha,Lake Nakuru, Masai mara


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


Appx: 250 km:3-4 hrs drive

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0730hrs: You shall be collected from your Nairobi hotel or Nairobi airport

The morning drive is via the Nairobi- Mombasa highway.

The scenic drive is through open Africa with expansive savannah plains dotted with local homesteads and colorful Masai tribes men and their cattle.

An afternoon game viewing drive is scheduled

Weather permitting the mount Kilimanjaro snow- capped peaks shall be visible during the afternoon game viewing drive.

Overnight at your Amboseli safari lodge or tented camp.

Meal plan: Lunch, Dinner.

What you may see at Amboseli National Park …

Elephant herds, Cheetah, Bufallo, Giraffe, Zebra, Lion, Plains Game, Crocodile, Mongoose, Hyrax, Dik-dik, Lesser Kudu and Nocturnal Porcupine


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This shall be a day of Game viewing drives, scenery viewing, relaxation.
Day shall be spent at the Amboseli national park with maximum game viewing drives spotting game and wallowing in the scenery.

There shall be an early morning,mid -morning and an afternoon game viewing drive
In between the wildlife viewing,your safari lodge / camp shall provide relaxation, meals and other activities

Your safari driver guide and vehicle are at your disposal for unlimited game viewing drives.

Overnight at your Amboseli safari lodge / tented camp.

Meal plan.Breakfast,lunch,dinner.


340 km: 5-6 hrs

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Early morning game and scenery viewing drive as you exit the Amboseli national park.

Proceed to the Lake Naivasha at the floors of the Great Rift Valley.

Arrive at the Lake Naivasha in time for lunch

Afternoon boat ride at the Lake Naivasha where you view exotic birdlife and hippos amid the serenity of this freshwater rift valley lake.

Overnight at your Lake Naivasha safari lodge / tented camp.

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

What you may do at Lake Naivasha …….

Boat ride, bird watching,nature walks,visit to hells gate


80 km: 1 Hr

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The day starts with a nature cum bird walk in naturally scenic settings at the shores of Lake Naivasha.

Take a bike and cycle to the nearby Hells gate national park where you explore on foot this canyon as you spot small game.

Later a short 1 hour drive takes us to the lake Nakuru national park.

Bird life abounds with flamingoes seen in their thousands together with pelicans and other bird species.

The lake is host to the black and white rhino species, warthogs, lions, zebras, giraffe and many more.

Overnight at a lake Nakuru safari lodge / tented camp.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

What you may see at Lake Nakuru Nationa Park ……….

Flamingo , Makalia water falls, Unique vegetation, Lion . White rhino, Black Rhino, Giraffe, about 450 species of terrestial birds,waterbuck.


285 km:5.5 hrs

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An early bird and game viewing drive as you exit the lake Nakuru national park.

Proceed to the Masai mara game reserve.

Arrive Masai Mara and proceed on an afternoon game viewing drive.

Overnight at a Masai Mara safari lodge or tented camp.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.


Budget safari Kenya
Wake up at 4 AM for your balloon safari. You’ll head straight to the launching site. The hot air balloon ride takes approximately 2 hours from 6 AM to 8 AM. After champagne breakfast, you’ll join the rest of the group.

Today shall be a game viewing extravaganza!

Masai Mara Game reserve remains the most exciting wildlife eco-system in the Natural world.
It is host to the highest and most varied concentration of wild animals than any other wildlife park in the region.
The scenic appeal of the tree studded savannah plains, the moderate climate and diversity of wild game species makes it a one stop shop for game viewing activities.

We shall traverse the Masai Mara 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 our Masai Mara safari lodge/ Tented camp

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.


Kenya budget safari tours

Extra day at the Masai Mara with scheduled game viewing drives

Overnight at your Masai Mara safari lodge / tented camp

Meal plan: breakfast, lunch, dinner.


265km: 5hrs

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Early pre-breakfast game viewing drive.

Depart Masai Mara with an exit game viewing drive.

Proceed to Nairobi to arrive in the late afternoon.

Drop off at your Nairobi hotel or Nairobi airport.

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch.




List of Included items:

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

List of Not Included items:

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

Budget Kenya Safari (Per person)

1 Pax = USD $1380

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

Mid-Luxury Kenya Safari (Per person)

1 Pax = USD $2860

2 Pax = USD $2860

3 Pax = USD $2860

4 Pax = USD $2840

5 Pax = USD $2840

6 Pax = USD $2840

7 Pax = USD $2820

8 Pax = USD $2820

9 Pax = USD $2820

Luxury Kenya Safari (Per person)

1 Pax = USD $3460

2 Pax = USD $3460

3 Pax = USD $3460

4 Pax = USD $3440

5 Pax = USD $3440

6 Pax = USD $3440

7 Pax = USD $3420

8 Pax = USD $3420

9 Pax = USD $3420

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