This affordable 6-Day Masai Mara Wildlife Safari takes you on the journey of a lifetime to one of the best game viewing areas in East Africa. Our small-group safari is fully-guided and overnights in a luxury tented safari camp that is located in the heart of the Masai Mara National Reserve on the edge of riverine woodlands that overlook the Mara River. To avoid disappointment, be sure to book early!

  • Departs from Nairobi
  • Affordable luxury safari in Kenya
  • 1-night bed and breakfast in Nairobi, including transfer from the international airport to your hotel
  • 4 nights full board and accommodation in the heart of the Masai Mara National Reserve
  • Unlimited number of game drives in the Masai Mara with an experienced, English-speaking guide
  • Watch animals cross the Mara River from your private verandah
  • Big Five game viewing in the best wildlife areas
  • Small groups (max 6)

Route map of our Six-Day Masai Mara Wildlife Safari

6 Day Masai Mara Wildlife Safari Itinerary

Day 1

When you arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, a local guide will meet you and transfer you to your hotel in Nairobi for one overnight stay.

Eka Hotel is a hotel with modern facilities ideally located for convenient access to some of Nairobi's most popular tourist attractions such as the Bomas of Kenya, Nairobi National Park, and the Karen Blixen Museum.

If you've had a long international flight and prefer to relax at the hotel, there is a restaurant, a coffee shop, a bar, a gym, a swimming pool, a wellness centre, and gardens.

Masai Mara Sutirta Budiman

Zebra in the Masai Mara

(Image: Sutirta Budiman)

Day 2

Your local safari guide will collect you from Eka Hotel after an early breakfast and drive you to Entim Camp in the Masai Mara National Reserve. On route, your guide will talk through the details of your day-to-day game viewing itinerary.

After checking in at Entim Camp, you will enjoy lunch before exploring the Masai Mara National Reserve on your first game drive that afternoon. You will return to camp for a sunset dinner.

You will be staying in one of 12 luxury, en-suite safari tents raised on wooden decks overlooking the Mara River. Each tent has a snug lounge area that walks out onto a private veranda which is shaded by the dense surrounding riverine woodland.

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View of the Mara from inside an Entim Camp tent

(Image: Entim Camp - Masai Mara - Kenya)

Days 3 to 5

The game-rich Masai Mara National Reserve is one of East Africa's bucket-list safari destinations. Well-known for the spectacular, annual migration of millions of wildebeest, zebra, and other antelope, the reserve spans more than 1,500 square kilometres of untamed, shrub-dotted African savanna and makes for a first-class game viewing destination all year round. For the next three days, you will explore the reserve's iconic landscape and incredible wildlife on fully guided game drives.

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Game viewing in Masai Mara National Reserve

(Image: Entim Camp - Masai Mara - Kenya)

The Masai Mara National Reserve is home to large resident populations of elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo, crocodile, hippo, over 450 bird species, and has one of the highest cheetah densities in the world. And because of Entim Camp's first-rate location in the heart of the Masai Mara, you will often be first on the scene at wildlife sightings.

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Front-row seat in the Masai Mara

(Image: Entim Camp - Masai Mara - Kenya)

Day 6

After your final morning game drive in the Masai Mara National Game Reserve on Day 6 (speak to your guide about including a picnic breakfast), you will depart for Nairobi.

You can expect to arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your outbound flight in the late afternoon.

Please Note:

  • Please ensure that you do not book an outbound flight that departs before 21h00.
  • This is an affordable, five-night, luxury safari for those who want to experience Kenya's famous Masai Mara in less than a week.
  • Please book early! This wildlife safari is in demand, and short notice availability is minimal.

Custom Tour Dates 2022 & 2023

From January 2022 onwards, we are offering this safari on any departure date that suits you subject to the availability of accommodation. Entim Camp closes between 1 April and 31 May. Feel free to send us an enquiry about other accommodation options in the Masai Mara over this period.

Period Price per person (pp)
January 3, 2023 - March 31, 2023
June 1, 2023 - June 30, 2023
July 1, 2023 - October 15, 2023
October 16, 2023 - October 31, 2023
November 1, 2023 - November 30, 2023
December 1, 2023 - December 14, 2023
December 15, 2023 - January 2, 2024

The rate is per person sharing. Please ask us about the applicable single supplement, child policy, and child rates.

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Eka Hotel
  • Meet and greet at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
  • Transfer to Eka Hotel
  • 1 Night accommodation and breakfast
Entim Camp
  • Guide and vehicle for the duration of the tour
  • Accommodation and all meals
  • Drinks
  • Laundry
  • Daily game drives in Masai Mara National Reserve
  • Transfer from Eka Hotel to Entim Camp on Day 2
  • Transfer from Entim Camp to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport on Day 6
  • Exclusive use of one 4 x 4 safari equipped Toyota Land cruiser
  • Masai Mara National Reserve park fees
  • Domestic emergency evacuation insurance
Eka Hotel
  • Dinner
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Visas if applicable
Entim Camp
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Gratuities (Optional)
  • International flights and medical insurance
  • Tips and gratuities for driver, guide, local guides, and hospitality staff
  • Additional nights' accommodation in Nairobi
  • Additional airport transfer if guests overnight in Nairobi
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