This classic 8 days biking to the maasaimara is unique experience in east Africa. Youwill spend the first five days trekking dormant Mount Longonot and biking on the shores of world famous Lake Naivasha fresh water lake famous for birds and hippos. You will also get chance to watch hippos up close from the safari boats. The rest three days are spend searching for wildlife in the maasaimara.
Price: from $1600 per person
Day 1.Drive out of Nairobi to Limuru tea farms where we off load our bikes and start biking past tea plantations to the Great Rift Valley view point where we wil stop to admire the views before biking to our lodge located below the valley. We wil later bike off road to our lodge past local Maasai villages. Overnight and dinner at the lodge.
Day 2. Today we bike from our lodge to the foot hill of Mount longonot where we wil climb the mountain to admire the stunning views of Lake Naivasha and the surrounding areas. You will need trekking boots and light clothes for hot weather. The trek on mount Longonot takes about 4/5 hrs going up and descending. Your guide will brief you into detail regarding the trek. From longonot we drive to our lodge located on the shores of Lake Naivasha where hippos come to graze on the shores at night. Overnight and dinner at Fish Eagle lodge.
Day 3.Have breakfast then go on boat safari across Lake Naivasha to search for hippos and birds. Later after boat safari we wil drive to Hells Gate National park to bike amongst wildlife and birds. Hells Gate National park offers stunning views and Gorge walk. We later drive to Elsamare in the late afternoon, the late home of joy and Gorge Adamson for documentary movie, cream tea and cakes. Overnight and dinner at Fish Eagle lodge.
Day 4.Drive to Wileli private Game Sanctuary for escorted game walk safari. You will get chance to spot zebras, giraffes, warthogs, impalas, elands, buffalos and other wildlife on foot. Overnight and dinner at Fish Eagle lodge.
Day 5.We drive from Southern to Northern shores of Lake Naivasha to Kasarani village where we wil bike on the northern shores of Lake Naivasha with stunning views over the hills to our lodge for swimming and lunch before driving back to our camp located on the shores of Lake Naivasha.
Day 6.Early morning drive past maasai farms and villages to the world famous Massaimara game Reserve, time permitting we might go for evening game drive to search for wildlife.
Day 7.Full day game drive in the mara with picnic lunches
Day 8.Morning game drive enroute to Nairobi where the tour finishes in the late evening.
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