3 days masai mara wildebeest migration safari


For this Kenya safari you will get to witness the Great Annual Wildebeest migration in Masai Mara between July and September. You will come face to face with some of the Big Five that include Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Buffalo and Rhino. Meet the Masai warriors who are native to The Masai Mara and learn their culture. Take a guided nature walk into the African jungle. Breathe the fresh air and gaze at the African star studded skies in the night. Float in a hot air Balloon in Masai Mara.

Day 1: Nairobi – Masai Mara

You will be picked up in the morning from your Nairobi hotel or Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi by our well experienced driver guide. He will welcome you and provide you with a short briefing on your safari before you will start the journey to Masai Mara. You will stop for about one hour on the way to have lunch in a designated restaurant. The route to Masai Mara is very scenic, passing through the highlands from where you have beautiful views of the Great Rift Valley below. You traverse the sprawling Loita Plains to arrive in Masai Mara in time for an afternoon/evening game drive inside Masai Mara. You might encounter the Big Five. In the evening you will return to your camp for dinner and overnight.

Lunch, dinner and overnight at the camp in Masai Mara.

Day 2: Masai Mara

You will be served an early morning breakfast between 07.00 and 08.00 hours after which you will start a full day of exploring the expansive Masai Mara Game Reserve. Here you can see the Big Five (Lions, Elephants, Rhino, Buffalo and Leopard), watch Cheetahs hunting or even spot a leopard. Plenty of Antelopes, the Zebras, Giraffes and Gnus populate the Mara plains, too. This day you also visit Mara River where hippos are in plenty. A Picnic Lunch will be served in a designated location inside the park. We can also arrange for an optional visit a traditional Masai Village or even take a hot air balloon ride over the plains of Masai Mara.

Meals and overnight at the camp in Masai Mara

Day 3: Masai Mara – Nairobi

You will begin the day with an early morning game drive from 06.30 to 08.30 hours. The pre-breakfast game drive gives you good chances to see Big Cats hunting or sharing a kill. Some of the elusive animals like the leopard may be seen at this hour. You return to the camp for breakfast and leave thereafter for Nairobi with lunch on the way to arrive in the late afternoon at your hotel or the airport.

Breakfast and lunch. End of tour


3 Days Masai Mara Wildebeest Migration Safari
3 Days Masai Mara Wildebeest Migration Safari is an organize 3 days in Kenya as you enjoy the magical wildebeest migration which is the greatest wild animal movement ever registered in the whole world and it is classified as one of the 7 wildlife wonderers of the true wildness in the whole world. The wildebeest migration involves the movement of over a million wildebeest and other animals such as zebras, elands, and the movement started from Serengeti National Park in Northern Kenya to Masai National Reserve found in the western part of Kenya crossing the Mara River.

Masai Mara National Reserve is one of the important destinations in Kenya for wildness and it covers over 1510 square kilometers with the landscapes dominated majorly by the savannah plains with scattered trees of the acacia. Masai Mara National Reserve is known as the home of the African elephants and other big 5 animals such as the giraffes, lions, leopards as well as rhinos, and many more other animal species


Known as one of the seven ‘new’ wonders of the world, the annual Great Wildebeest Migration to be more accurate is truly breath- taking

Your three days safari adventure will take you to Africa’s finest wildlife destination Masai Mara. The game reserve is the preserve of the Big Five: Lion, Leopard, Buffalo, Elephant and rhinoceros and the nomadic Masai tribe, where the unique balance between wilderness, man and beast has remained unchanged for centuries.

The dramatic sight of large migrating wildebeest herds, a lioness curled up with her cubs and the distinctive red cloak of a young masai tribal warrior crossing the plains ensure enduring memories of a once in a lifetime trip into Kenya’s untamed wilderness.

Time to see the Migration
The wildebeest migration usually reaches the Masai Mara in July and remains until October
This is the best time to witness the migration from the Serengeti to Masai Mara
During this period, the greatest spectacle on earth unfolds right before your eyes
If you crave the high drama of a river crossing this is your best chance. After which the wildebeest
move back to the Serengeti in Tanzania.

We have migration safaris to suit every budget, taste and preference


  • Wildebeest migration
  • Close up viewing of the BIG 5
  • Crocodiles and Hyenas and a range of other animals
  • A kill ( if you are lucky)


Depart from Nairobi early in the morning and drive to the floor of the Great Rift valley where we make the first stop to enjoy a breathtaking scenery of the great escarpment. We then drive to Narok Town where we make a short second stop before we continue the journey to Masai Mara to arrive for lunch. 1600hrs: Afternoon game viewing drive later head back to camp for dinner and overnight stay.

Depart with picnic boxes for a full day game viewing drive. This day you will enjoy unlimited game drives in the park. You will have a chance to see all the Big Five. The wildebeest and accompanying zebra, gazelle, eland and topi make up the bulk of the migration, but they are not the only players. Lions, hyenas, leopards and other predators take full advantage of the passing and exploit every opportunity in search of a decent meal!!
A newly born wildebeest will be on its feet and walking around within 3 minutes, running with the herd within 5 minutes and able to outrun a predator shortly thereafter.
Masai Village tour: A visit to a Maasai Boma is an interesting experience. Get a flavor for the daily life in the Mara. As you arrive at the village, excited children and adults welcome you with song and dance, at certain times, one of the dancers will jump up and down gracefully. The jumps are several feet high! Learn the culture of the masai tribe.
After a days’ exhilarating game viewing drive return to camp/lodge for dinner and overnight stay

Start with an early morning game viewing drive. Return to camp for breakfast. Check out and depart for Nairobi. Stop over at Narok, a rich Masai town and have a chance to buy souvenirs from the locals. Arrive in Nairobi late in the afternoon.
We will drop you off to your hotel

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3 days masai mara wildebeest migration safari