Cycling, Walk & Safari Through Maasai Mara
This active Safari provides an opportunity to interact with the local people and connection to their environment. You will be able to explore Africa, not just in a 4 X 4 Land Cruiser, but also on the saddle and on foot. This give you a personal up close experience through the eyes of your guides.
per adult from
3 to 7 days
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Bottled water
- Private transportation
- Use of bicycle
What's excluded :
- Balloon ride $450
- Day 1: NAIROBI-MAJI MOTO
Depart from Nairobi with our driver- guide and head across the floor of the Great Rift valley into Maasai plains north of the Maasai Mara-the 7th wonder of the world. Nestled on the hilltop deep in Maasai lands and overlooking vast savannah plains, Maji Moto eco-camp is a small environmentally- sensitive retreat. A stay here will immerse you not only in the intense natural beauty of the Loita hills, but also in the ancient culture and knowledge of the Maasai people. Afternoon spent in camp orientation, guided nature walk and cultural briefing with fire making in Maasai style and cultural dances. You can then immerse yourself in traditional Maasai lifestyle and culture and explore the village and surrounding plains. Check all your equipment and get your bike ready for the days ahead. Enjoy dinner at the camp and a night camping under the African stars. After dinner, for those who prefer hot springs bath under the stars, can be visited .Surrounded by trees, a dip in the springs at evening is a refreshing way to soak away the fatigue.
Day 2: Maji Moto village-Loita hills and plains.
Start cycling from Maji Moto through Loita Hills and plains. Overnight at mobile bush-camp.
After breakfast, your cycling adventure towards Maasai Mara begins. The paths will lead you through wide open savannas. The wildlife population here is occasional but you will definitely be rewarded by presence of gazelles, zebras and wildebeest on your way. You will be passing Maasai settlements, being amazed about their lives and their relationship with nature and wildlife. Your bush camp will be set in the forest, next to a natural spring. The position of the camp is perfect in complete privacy with a good chance to watch wild game.
Each day your camp will be moved forward to meet you on the way, ready with freshly prepared and hot meals for your arrival. These bush-camps are set ahead of you and moved forward on daily basis by our support team who sets them up in beautiful surroundings of African wilderness. The camps are quite basic but equipped well.
Day 3:Loita Hills and plains-Maasai Mara Reserve.
Your last day of cycling will lead you towards Kenya’s most well- known wildlife reserve Maasai Mara. Before noon after relaxing morning of cycling, you should be reaching the main road and meeting with safari vehicle. At that point you will have to say goodbye to your Maasai guides and continue into the Maasai Mara National Reserve with first game- drive already enroute to BaseCamp. Afternoon game-drive till evening with well deserved Sundowner drinks served, following BIG 5 at this world’s prime-Wild reserve.
Day 4 - 5: Maasai Mara Game Reserve
„Out of Africa“ will come alive! Enjoy the endless plains of golden grass dotted with Acacia Trees and witness the most spectacular wildlife experience on earth between July and September – the yearly migration of millions of wildebeest and zebras and the dramatic crossing of the crocodile-infested Mara River in a quest for the best pastures. Even if you don’t experience the migration, the Masai Mara will impress you with a dense animal population and Big Five encounters. The Masai Mara also offers opportunities to visit Masai villages and colorful markets.
Activities: Game drives, Masai village visit. Optional Hot Air Balloon ( $450 per Person)
Day 6: Maasai Mara-Nairobi
After having breakfast, you will pack your bags before saying goodbye to the pastoral Maasai as you depart for Nairobi to catch your flight at the airport on your way back home.
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offeredAirports
- Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Embakasi, Nairobi, Kenya
- Wilson Airport, Nairobi Kenya
- Moi Intl Airport, Mombasa Kenya
Return Detail :-
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.