8 Days Kenya Budget safari

8 Days Kenya Budget Safari Enjoy the best Kenya has to offer in terms of nature, wildlife and culture. Trek across the plains in search of Africa’s largest residents, including lions, cheetahs and elephants, spend time with the Masai people and experience their fascinating tribal culture, and witness conservation projects that help protect animals from harm and extinction.

Safari Highlights – 8 Days Kenya Budget safari

  • Day 1: Welcome to Kenya with tour of Nairobi
  • Day 2: Transfer to Lake Nakuru and village walk
  • Day 3: Transfer to Lake Naivasha, a birdwatcher’s paradise
  • Day 4: Crater Lake Walk 
  • Day 5: Great Rift Valley and transfer to Loita Hills with village visit and culture talk
  • Day 6: Transfer to Masai Mara and game drive
  • Day 7: Full day Masai Mara game drive
  • Day 8: Transfer to Nairobi

Detailed Itinerary – 8 Days Kenya Budget safari

Day 1: Welcome to Kenya with tour of Nairobi

Meet the guide for a Safari briefing at the hotel. 

Included Activities: Nairobi City Tour, Langata Giraffe Sanctuary,and Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage 

Day 2: Lake Nakuru

Depart in the morning for the approximate 4-5 hour drive to Lake Nakuru, arriving in time for lunch.

Included Activities: Lake Nakuru and Village walk

Day 3: Lake Naivasha

Encounter friendly locals on a village visit before reaching Lake Naivasha, a birdwatcher’s paradise with floating islands of papyrus reeds. 

Included Activities: Bike tour, Boat trip and Hell’s Gate National Park

Day 4: Crater Lake Walk 

After a camp breakfast, head towards Crater Lake and take part in a guided walk along one of the many trails.

Included Activities: Game walk in Crater Lake andGame Sanctuary

Day 5: Great Rift Valley and Loita Hills

Depart Lake Naivasha, making a short stop in Narok to do some food shopping. Continue to Loita Hills (approximately 5-6 hours), stopping for lunch en route.

Included Activities: Loita Hills Cultural talk and village visit,

Day 6: Masai Mara

Travel from Loita to Masai Mara (approximately 1-2 hours). The Masai Mara is the quintessential African experience, with sparse open plains, dramatic skies and some of the world’s most tremendous animals.

Included Activities: Masai Mara game drive

Day 7: Masai Mara

Rise early and venture into the Masai Mara National Reserve for a game drive. Explore this diverse environment and see a multitude of wildlife. Return to camp for lunch by the side of the Mara River.

Included Activities: Full day Masai Mara game drive

Day 8: Nairobi Return

Cross the plains of the Mara and climb the Rift Valleys’ eastern wall past Mount Suswa on the return drive to Nairobi (approximately 6 hours).