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The 3 Days Budget Masai Mara Safari in Kenya

- August 28, 2023

A Great Day Tour

For the budget conscious traveler, we offer a cheaper Masai Mara safari which uses budget type accommodation typically located just outside of the main Masai Mara Reserve. The Itinerary and Prices are listed below for 2022 – 2023 season. The safari is booked as a Private tour but Group departures may be possible based on your travel dates.

A typical Safari Itinerary is listed below. Note that prices vary depending on the month or season of travel, with July to October being peak season while April to mid June is low season.

2 nights Masai Mara


Day 01: Start of your Safari from Nairobi

Your Driver-Guide reports to your hotel for Start of the safari, with a 7.30am departure for a picturesque drive descending the Great Rift Valley and onwards to Masai Mara, Kenya’s famous game reserve. ( Drive time 5.5 hours). You will be in your own private safari vehicle. Stop briefly enroute at the Great Rift Valley viewpoint to enjoy the stunning views of the largest Valley system in the world, said to be visible from outer space.

  • Magnificent wildlife in the park.
  • Big Cats such as Lion, Leopard & Cheetah
  • Dinner and overnight at Mara Fisi Camp.
  • Picturesque drive descending the Great Rift Valley.

“The afternoon game drive at 3.30pm allows spotting of the magnificent wildlife in the park ranging from the Big Cats such as Lion“

Arrive at Masai Mara for lunch. The afternoon game drive at 3.30pm allows spotting of the magnificent wildlife in the park ranging from the Big Cats such as Lion, Leopard & Cheetah to Rhino, Elephant and Wildebeest. Return to your camp by 6.30pm.
Dinner and overnight at Mara Fisi Camp or similar.

Masai mara cheetah
A Camp Tent at Masai Mara
Day 02: Enjoy a Full day in Masai Mara
You will be taken on two gamedrives today, one in the morning from 6.15am to 9am, before breakfast and the other in the late afternoon after lunch from 3.30pm to 6.30pm. As your safari is private your gamedrive timings are flexible, useful if you are travelling with children, or are on a honeymoon. You may also choose to have a full day game drive [ one for the whole day] with a packed picnic lunch at no extra cost. Return in the evening for dinner and overnight at the camp. Dinner and overnight at Mara Fisi Camp or similar.
Travel Dates Per Person Sharing (US $)
Number of People Travelling >>> 2-3 persons 4-5 persons 6 persons
04 Jan – 31 Mar 2024 610 480 435
01 Apr – 30 Jun 2024 585 465 425
01 July – 31 Oct 2024 660 530 460
01 Nov – 21 Dec 2024 585 465 425
22 Dec – 03 Jan 2025
Day 03: Return to Nairobi

At the break of dawn you embark on your concluding gamedrive in the Mara followed by a relaxed breakfast and onward departure for Nairobi. Arrive Nairobi by early afternoon [ typically by 2.30pm] . Drop off at your hotel, or free onward transfer to the airport for your flight home.

What’s included
  • Accommodation as specified in the itinerary on Full board* basis in the camp.
  • Exclusive transport in a Safari Tour Microbus with a Gameviewing roof hatch and UHF radio.
  • 04 Private Safari gamedrives for the tour.
  • Services of a certified Professional, English-speaking Driver~Guide including all his expenses & allowances.
  • Fuel, driver and car park fees, driver’s allowance.
  • All Park entry fees for clients, driver~guide and vehicle.
  • 24 hour Back Up support if required.
What’s not included
  • International flight tickets and visa costs.
  • Tips, drinks, laundry, calls, and all such costs of a personal nature.
  • Credit Card Surcharge of 5 to 7% will apply or Bank Transfer Fees of USD 50.

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