As well as our camp in Maasai Mara we also have a tour company, Hare & Tortoise Adventures. This means we can arrange complete safari packages for you to the Maasai Mara as well as to other areas of Kenya and around East Africa!
Below are some of our most popular packages, please feel free to contact us for more information or for a custom designed itinerary depending on your requirements.
We also have a small number of joining safaris, game drives and transfers available, current dates can be found here.

Nairobi - Elephants, Giraffes & Local Lunch

This morning we will pick you up from your accommodation in Nairobi (we recommend staying in or around the suburb of Karen due to it’s proximity to all the days activities).
We will head first to the AFEW Giraffe Centre where you can hand feed the friendly Rothschild Giraffe as you learn about the conservation efforts to protect these beautiful endangered creatures. From here we will head to the famous David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage for the public feeding display at 11-12pm. This very popular tourist attraction does invaluable work for the protection of Elephants in Kenya and raises awareness to the horrifying effects of poaching. After we are finished here we will take you for a traditional Kenyan lunch where you can sample local dishes such as ugali, mukimo, sukumawiki and nyama choma. After lunch we will return you to your accommodation.

Price includes pick up and drop off from your accommodation, transport between activities, all necessary entry fees, lunch and 1 litre of bottled water per person.
Excludes other drinks, snacks, personal spending money and tips.
Optional Activities which can be added to this trip are: A visit to the Kazuri Beads factory and shop, where a factory tour is carried out everyday except Sundays, a stopover at the Utamaduni Craft Centre, Bomas of Kenya for the 2.30pm dance performance $10pp.

Price based on 1 person USD 100 (KES 10,000)
Price based on 2 people USD 80 (KES 8000) per person
Price based on 3 people USD 70 (KES 7000) per person
Price based on 4-6 people USD 60 (KES 6000) per person

Maasai Mara Highlights - 2 night 3 day Road Safari Package

Day 1. We will pick you up from your accommodation in Nairobi around 7am this morning and proceed on the scenic journey towards the Maasai Mara. We will descend down the Great Rift valley escarpment on route where you have the opportunity to stop for photos at the lookout point. We should arrive at Mara Explorers Camp just outside the Sekenani gate of the Maasai Mara National Reserve in time for lunch. This afternoon we will enter the reserve for our first game drive of the safari. The Maasai Mara is a Big 5 National Game Reserve meaning it is home to all of the Big 5; Elephant, Rhino, Lion, Leopard and Buffalo. Although some of them are very hard to spot so what you see all depends on your luck on the day! We will return to camp this evening for dinner and overnight. L,D

Day 2. Today we will head out early into the Maasai Mara for a full day game drive with a packed lunch which we will enjoy later under a shady tree. We will have time to explore large areas of the reserve today and visit an area frequented by Hippos and Crocodiles before we return to camp in the late afternoon/early evening for dinner and overnight. B,L,D

Day 3. After breakfast today you will have the opportunity to head out on foot for a guided nature walk where our local Maasai guides will explain to you about their traditional culture and uses for certain trees and plants in their medicine and you will also look for signs of wildlife. During the walk you will also have the chance to visit our local primary school in term time. On returning to camp we will transfer you back to Nairobi where we hope to arrive in Nairobi in the late afternoon/early evening. B,L

Price based on 1 adult USD 750 based on budget dome tented accommodation, USD 790 based on ensuite cottage accommodation.
Price based on 2 adults USD 520pp based on budget dome tented accommodation, USD 560pp based on ensuite cottage accommodation.
Price based on 3 adults USD 440pp based on budget dome tented accommodation, USD 480pp based on ensuite cottage accommodation.
Price based on 4 adults USD 430pp based on budget dome tented accommodation, USD 470pp based on ensuite cottage accommodation.
Price based on 5 adults USD 400pp based on budget dome tented accommodation, USD 440pp based on ensuite cottage accommodation.
Price based on 6 adults USD 380pp based on budget dome tented accommodation, USD 420pp based on ensuite cottage accommodation.

Please contact us for East African resident and child rates.

Price includes return Nairobi road transfers in a Toyota Wish or similar, game drives in our camp 4×4 Land Cruisers, Maasai Mara park entry fees, full board accommodation with all meals as shown where B=Breakfast, L=Lunch & D=Dinner, guided nature walk.

Excludes drinks, snacks, tips, personal spending/shopping, anything else not mentioned above.

Optional activities: Hot Air Ballooning $450pp, Maasai village visit $10pp.

*Please note due to unpredictable traffic delays we do not recommend booking a flight out the same day this safari is due to finish.

Maasai Mara Bush Camping- 2 night 3 day Road Safari Package

Day 1. We will pick you up from your accommodation in Nairobi around 7am this morning and proceed on the scenic journey towards Maasai Mara. We will descend down the Great Rift valley escarpment on route where there will be a chance to stop for photos. We should arrive at Mara Explorers Camp just outside the Sekenani gate of the Maasai Mara National Reserve in time for lunch. After lunch we will enter the reserve for our first game drive of the safari. The Maasai Mara is a Big 5 National Game Reserve meaning it is home to all of the Big 5; Elephant, Rhino, Lion, Leopard and Buffalo. Although some of them are very hard to spot so what you see all depends on your luck on the day! We will game drive our way to our overnight bush camp on the banks of Sand River which we will be our base the next two nights. Tonight we will enjoy dinner under the stars around the campfire. L,D

Day 2. Today we will wake up for a sunrise breakfast in the bush. We’ll then head out for a full day game drive with a packed lunch which we will enjoy later under a shady tree. We will have time to explore large areas of the reserve today and visit an area frequented by Hippos and Crocodiles before we return to our bush camp in the late afternoon. You will have time to relax and enjoy the scenery as the sun sets. We will have a camp fire again tonight but we’ll most likely still be visited by wild animals such as Hyena and Elephants in the night. B,L,D

Day 3. This morning after breakfast there will be time to visit the spot where the Maasai Mara and Serengeti join before we game drive our way out of the reserve. There will be time for you to have a shower and freshen up at Mara Explorers Camp before lunch at 12pm and then we will then transfer you back to Nairobi where we hope to arrive in the late afternoon/evening. B,L

Price based on 1 adult USD 1160
Price based on 2 adults USD 740 per person
Price based on 3 adults USD 600 per person
Price based on 4 adults USD 550 per person
Price based on 5 adults USD 510 per person
Price based on 6 adults USD 470 per person

Please contact us for East African resident and child rates.

Price includes return Nairobi transfers in a Toyota Wish or similar, game drives in our camp 4×4 Land Cruiser, all Maasai Mara entry and camping fees, two nights full board basic camping accommodation with dome tents, mattresses and sleeping bags and all meals as shown in the itinerary where B=Breakfast, L=Lunch & D=Dinner, 1 litre of bottled water per person per day.

Excludes other drinks, snacks, tips, personal spending/shopping, anything else not mentioned above.

Optional activities: Hot Air Ballooning $450pp, Maasai village visit $10pp

*Please note due to unpredictable traffic delays we do not recommend booking a flight out the same day this safari is due to finish.

Maasai Mara Experience - 3 night 4 day Road Safari Package

Day 1. We will pick you up from your accommodation in Nairobi around 8am this morning and transfer you by road to the Maasai Mara. On route we will descend down the Great Rift Valley escarpment where we can stop for photos and we should arrive at camp in time for lunch. This afternoon you will have the opportunity to head out on foot for a Maasai guided nature walk where our local guides can explain to you about their traditional culture and uses for certain trees and plants in their medicine. During the walk you will also have the opportunity to visit our local primary school in term time. You will return to camp for dinner and overnight. L,D

Day 2. After breakfast we will depart on a full day game drive into the National Reserve taking in a packed lunch which we will enjoy later under a shady tree. The Maasai Mara is a Big 5 National Game Reserve meaning it is home to all of the Big 5, Elephant, Rhino, Lion, Leopard and Buffalo. Although some of them are very hard to spot so what we see all depends on our luck on the day! We we will return to camp in the late afternoon/early evening for dinner and overnight. B,L,D

Day 3. Today we will have another full day to game drive in the Maasai Mara National Reserve. We’ll look for anything we missed yesterday and see what new things we can spot today. This evening we will return to camp for a BBQ dinner and overnight. B,L,D

Day 4. After breakfast today we will head to Naivasha for lunch on route to Nairobi. Lake Naivasha is famous for huge variety of bird life including the African Fish Eagle and is also home to many Hippos. You will have the opportunity to take an afternoon boat trip on the lake for approximately 1 hour before returning to Nairobi where we should arrive in the late afternoon/early evening. B,L

Price based on 1 adult USD 930 based on budget dome tented accommodation, USD 990 based on ensuite cottage accommodation.
Price based on 2 adults USD 640pp based on budget dome tented accommodation, USD 700pp based on ensuite cottage accommodation.
Price based on 3 adults USD 550pp based on budget dome tented accommodation, USD 610pp based on ensuite cottage accommodation.
Price based on 4 adults USD 540pp based on budget dome tented accommodation, USD 600pp based on ensuite cottage accommodation.
Price based on 5 adults USD 500pp based on budget dome tented accommodation, USD 560pp based on ensuite cottage accommodation.
Price based on 6 adults USD 480pp based on budget dome tented accommodation, USD 540pp based on ensuite cottage accommodation.

Please contact us for East African resident and child rates.

Price includes return Nairobi road transfers in a Toyota Wish or similar, game drives in our camp 4×4 Land Cruiser, Maasai Mara park entry fees, full board accommodation with all meals as shown where B=Breakfast, L=Lunch & D=Dinner, Maasai guided nature walk, Naivasha boat trip.

Excludes drinks, snacks, tips, personal spending/shopping, anything else not mentioned above.

Optional activities; Hot Air Ballooning $450pp, Maasai village visit $10pp, Horse Riding in Maasai Mara $250pp.

*Please note due to unpredictable traffic delays we do not recommend booking a flight out the same day this safari is due to finish. If you would prefer to end your safari in Naivasha in order to spend more time there and make the most of the outdoors activities on offer just let us know, we can also assist you with extending your safari if you wish.

Ultimate Maasai Mara - 5 night 6 day Road Safari Package

Day 1. We will pick you up from your accommodation in Nairobi around 8am this morning and make the journey by road to the Maasai Mara. On route we will descend down the Great Rift Valley escarpment where we can stop for photos, we should arrive at camp in time for lunch. After lunch this afternoon you will have the opportunity to head out on foot for a Maasai guided nature walk where our local Maasai guides can explain to you about their traditional culture and uses for certain trees and plants in their medicine. During the walk you will also have the opportunity to visit our local primary school in term time. You will return to camp for dinner and overnight. L,D

Day 2. This morning we will enter the reserve around 10am and game drive for the whole day having a picnic lunch somewhere under a shady tree. The Maasai Mara is a Big 5 National Reserve meaning it is home to all of the Big 5, Elephant, Rhino, Lion, Leopard and Buffalo. Although some of them are very hard to spot so what you see all depends on your luck on the day! This evening we will make our way to our overnight bush camp where we will enjoy dinner and a campfire under the stars. B,L,D

Day 3. Today you will wake up for a sunrise breakfast before departing for another days game drive. During the two days we will have an opportunity to visit a Hippo pool where you will also hopefully spot some Crocodiles! We will return to the bush camp this evening for another night of bush camping under the stars. B,L,D

Day 4. This morning after breakfast we will have a chance to visit the spot where the Serengeti and Maasai Mara join before we make our way out of the reserve and exit around 10am this morning. You will have the chance for a shower to freshen up at camp before lunch. After lunch your Maasai guide will take you to his village for a home stay experience. You will have the opportunity to live like a Maasai, eat with them and help with their day to day activities as you learn all about their culture and beliefs. You will overnight in a traditional mud hut and swap stories around the camp fire tonight. B,L,D

Day 5. After breakfast with the Maasai today you will continue with your village experience before returning to camp in the afternoon. You will have some time to relax before this evening heading out to the township of Sekenani for a local dinner tonight. B,L,D

Day 6. After breakfast today we will head to Naivasha for lunch on route to Nairobi. Lake Naivasha is famous for huge variety of bird life including the African Fish Eagle and is also home to many Hippos. You have the opportunity to take an afternoon boat trip on the lake for approximately 1 hour before returning to Nairobi in the late afternoon/evening. B,L

Price based on 1 adult USD 1370
Price based on 2 adults USD 960 per person
Price based on 3 adults USD 830 per person
Price based on 4 adults USD 810 per person
Price based on 5 adults USD 750 per person
Price based on 6 adults USD 730 per person

Please contact us for East African resident and child rates.

Price includes return Nairobi transfers in a Toyota Wish or similar, game drives in our camp 4x4s, all park entry and camping fees, 2 nights overnight camping inside the reserve, 2 nights budget dome tented accommodation at our camp, 1 night village home stay experience, Maasai guided nature walk, local dinner experience, boat trip on lake Naivasha (approximately 1 hour).

Excludes drinks, snacks, tips, personal spending/shopping

Optional activities: Hot Air Ballooning $450pp

*Please note due to unpredictable traffic delays we do not recommend booking a flight out the same day this safari is due to finish. If you would prefer to end your safari in Naivasha in order to spend more time there and make the most of the outdoors activities on offer just let us know, we can also assist you with extending your safari if you wish.

Amboseli, Naivasha, Maasai Mara - 6 night 7 day Safari Package

Day 1. Nairobi to Amboseli
We will pick you up from your accommodation in Nairobi this morning and depart on the scenic journey by road to Amboseli. This small national park is based at the foot of Mount Kilimanjaro and often there are stunning views of the mountain from here. This afternoon we will do a late afternoon/evening game drive and we will stay just outside the edge of the park tonight. L,D
Day 2. Amboseli National Park
Today we have a full day at Amboseli to explore the national park. This park is famous for it’s huge herds of Elephants and wide range of bird species. There is also a lookout hill which you will have the opportunity to climb up to the viewpoint over the marsh lands which are home to Hippos and Waterbucks. We will return to our camp/lodge for dinner and overnight. B,L,D
Day 3. Amboseli to Naivasha
Today after breakfast we will depart Amboseli and head to Naivasha. We will have lunch on route and close by to Naivasha you will have an opportunity to stop for photos at the Great Rift Valley viewpoint. On arrival in Naivasha we will head to our camp/guesthouse close to the lake shores and there will be some time to relax before dinner tonight. B,L,D
Day 4. Naivasha
Today we have a full day around Naivasha, there will be an opportunity for you to do a boat trip on the lake where hopefully you will get to see Hippos and the African Fish Eagle in action amongst other bird life. You will also be able to get out on bikes and head into Hell’s Gate National Park to explore this fascinating place with it’s rock formations and wildlife. You will cycle through the parks 8km track where at the end you can do a guided walk up through the gorge. This evening we will be our last night in Naivasha before heading tomorrow to the Maasai Mara. B,L,D
Day 5. Naivasha to Maasai Mara
We will depart Naivasha this morning and make the journey to the Maasai Mara. From Narok there will be a stretch of rough road before we reach our destination but we hope to arrive at Mara Explorers Camp just outside the Sekenani gate of the Maasai Mara National Reserve in time for lunch. After lunch we will enter the reserve for an afternoon/evening game drive. The Maasai Mara is a Big 5 National Game Reserve meaning it is home to all of the Big 5; Elephant, Rhino, Lion, Leopard and Buffalo. Although some of them are very hard to spot so what you see all depends on your luck on the day! We will return to camp this evening for dinner and overnight. B,L,D
Day 6. Maasai Mara National Reserve
Today we will head out early into the Maasai Mara for a full day game drive with a packed lunch which we will enjoy later under a shady tree. We will have time to explore large areas of the reserve today and visit an area frequented by Hippos and Crocodiles before we return to camp in the late afternoon/early evening for dinner and overnight. B,L,D
Day 7. Maasai Mara to Nairobi
After breakfast today you will have the opportunity to head out on foot for a guided nature walk where our local Maasai guides will explain to you about their traditional culture and uses for certain trees and plants in their medicine and you will also look for signs of wildlife. On returning to camp around 10am we will transfer you back to Nairobi, we will have a lunch stop in Narok and we hope to arrive in Nairobi in the late afternoon. B,L

Price based on 1 adult Accommodated USD 2060, Basic Camping USD 1660
Price based on 2 adults Accommodated USD 1550pp, Basic Camping USD 1150pp
Price based on 3 adults Accommodated USD 1390pp, Basic Camping USD 990pp
Price based on 4 adults Accommodated USD 1300pp, Basic Camping USD 900pp
Price based on 5 adults Accommodated USD 1250pp, Basic Camping USD 850pp
Price based on 6 adults Accommodated USD 1220pp, Basic Camping USD 820pp

Please contact us for East African resident and child rates.

Price includes all transport and game drives in a comfortable pop-top safari van with the services of an English speaking driver/guide, twin/triple share full board ensuite accommodation or two man camping tents and mattresses with services of our cook for camping option, meals as shown where B=Breakfast, L=Lunch & D=Dinner, all required park entry and camping fees, Hell’s Gate cycling tour and boat trip in Naivasha and guided nature walk in Maasai Mara, 1 ltr of bottled water per person per day.

Excludes drinks, snacks, sleeping bag and pillow for basic camping option, personal spending/shopping, visas, travel insurance, tips, anything else not mentioned above.

Optional activities/extras: Hot Air Ballooning in Maasai Mara $450pp, Maasai village visit $10pp, Upgrade from safari van to a 4×4 Land Cruiser for this safari $560 total for the 7 days.

*Please note due to unpredictable traffic delays we do not recommend booking a flight out the same day this safari is due to finish. If you would prefer to end your safari in Naivasha in order to spend more time there and make the most of the outdoors activities on offer just let us know, we can also assist you with extending your safari if you wish.

Kenya Explorers - 12 night 13 day Road Safari Package

Day 1. Nairobi to Tsavo West
This morning we will pick you up from your accommodation in Nairobi and we will make our way to Tsavo West National Park. Tsavo West is home to Mzima Springs which is the source of drinking water for the whole of Mombasa as well as some stunning scenery made up of rock and lava formations. We will overnight inside the park for the next two night. L,D
Day 2. Tsavo West
Today we have the whole day to game drive and explore Tsavo West. This park is more about its dramatic landscapes than its wildlife but it is still home to a wide variety of Antelopes as well as Elephants and even Wild Dogs, depending on your luck here. B,L,D
Day 3. Tsavo West to Amboseli
After breakfast we will depart Tsavo West to make our way to Amboseli where we will stay just outside the park. Hopefully if weather is clear we will get great views of Mount Kilimanjaro during our stay here. B,L,D
Day 4. Amboseli
Today we have the whole day to game drive and explore Amboseli National Park. This park is home to huge herds of Elephants and you will also have time to climb to the top of the observation hill and look out over the whole wetlands area and beyond. B,L,D
Day 5. Amboseli to Naivasha
We will depart Amboseli after breakfast and make our way to Naivasha where we will spend our next two nights close to the lake shores. There will be some time to relax on arrival this afternoon and during your stay here you will be able to embark on some outdoor activities. B,L,D
Day 6. Naivasha
From our base today you will be able to partake in a boat trip on the Lake Naivasha where you should get to see some Hippos up close and personal and you will hopefully get to see the African Fish Eagle in action. You will also be able to do a guided nature walk in the Crater Lake National Reserve close by to Lake Naivasha. Here there is a huge variety of bird species and you may also walk amongst Giraffe, Zebra, Monkeys and various antelope. B,L,D
Day 7. Naivasha to Samburu
Today we will depart Naivasha and make our way on the scenic journey to Samburu. Samburu has a very dry and arid landscape and is home to some different species of wildlife you won’t find in many other Kenyan parks including the Reticulated Giraffe, Gerenuk, Helmeted Guinea Fowl and Grevy’s Zebra. We will stay here for the next two nights. B,L,D
Day 8. Samburu
Today we have the whole day to explore Samburu National Reserve. The best time to do game drives here is in the early morning and late afternoon due to the high midday temperatures. The middle part of the day is best for relaxing! B,L,D
Day 9. Samburu to Nakuru
We will leave Samburu this morning and make our way back down across the equator to Nakuru. We’ll enter the national park for an evening game drive as we make our way to our accommodation for the night. This is the best park to find the Rhino, one of the most elusive members of the big 5. Here is a conservation area for both the Black and White Rhino and being only as small park your chances to spot them are quite high. B,L,D
Day 10. Nakuru to Maasai Mara
We’ll do a morning game drive in Nakuru NP today before making the journey to the Maasai Mara, stopping for lunch on route. There will be some rough roads to reach our destination and we hope to arrive in the late afternoon/early evening in time for dinner. We’ll spend the next three nights staying just 3km from the national reserve. B,L,D
Day 11. Maasai Mara
Today we’ll depart for a full day game drive in the Maasai Mara. This national game reserve is home to all members of the big 5; Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Rhino and Buffalo as well as a huge variety of other wildlife but some species are very elusive so what you see all depends on your luck on the day!
Day 12. Maasai Mara
Today we will have another full day to game drive in the Maasai Mara National Reserve. Look for anything you missed yesterday and see what new things you can spot today. Return to camp in the evening for a final BBQ dinner before bed. B,L,D
Day 13. Maasai Mara to Nairobi
This morning you will have a chance to stretch your legs on a Maasai guided nature walk where our guided will show you some of the plants and trees they use in their traditional medicine as well as look out for traces of wildlife to show you. Afterwards we will return to Nairobi and drop you back to your location of choice. B,L

Price based on 1 adult Accommodated USD 4000, Basic Camping USD 3200
Price based on 2 adults Accommodated USD 2900pp, Basic Camping USD 2300pp
Price based on 3 adults Accommodated USD 2600pp, Basic Camping USD 2000pp
Price based on 4 adults Accommodated USD 2400pp, Basic Camping USD 1800pp
Price based on 5 adults Accommodated USD 2350pp, Basic Camping USD 1700pp
Price based on 6 adults Accommodated USD 2300pp, Basic Camping USD 1650pp

Please contact us for East African resident and child rates.

Price includes all transport and game drives in a comfortable pop-top safari van with the services of an English speaking driver/guide, twin/triple share ensuite accommodation or two man camping tents and mattresses for camping option, full board meals as shown where B=Breakfast, L=Lunch & D=Dinner, all required park entry and camping fees, Crater Lake guided walk and boat trip in Naivasha and guided nature walk in Maasai Mara.

Excludes drinks, snacks, sleeping bag, pillow, personal spending/shopping, visas, travel insurance, tips, anything else not mentioned above.

Optional activities/extras: Hot Air Ballooning in Maasai Mara $450pp, Upgrade from safari van to a 4×4 Land Cruiser for this safari $1040 total for the 13 days.

*Please note due to unpredictable traffic delays we do not recommend booking a flight out the same day this safari is due to finish. If you would prefer to end your safari in Naivasha in order to spend more time there and make the most of the outdoors activities on offer just let us know, we can also assist you with extending your safari if you wish.