7 days in Lake Elementaita, Lake Nakuru National Park & Maasai Mara National Reserve Itinerary

7 days in Lake Elementaita, Lake Nakuru National Park & Maasai Mara National Reserve Itinerary

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Make it your trip
Fly to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Drive to Lake Elementaita
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Lake Elementaita
— 1 day
Drive
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Lake Nakuru National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Maasai Mara National Reserve
— 4 nights
Fly

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Lake Elementaita — 1 day

On the 22nd (Sun), stroll through Soysambu Conservancy.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Lake Elementaita day trip website.

Accra, Ghana to Lake Elementaita is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Accra to Lake Elementaita. While traveling from Accra, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Lake Elementaita, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Lake Nakuru National Park.
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Lake Nakuru National Park — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Nakuru.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Lake Nakuru National Park trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Lake Elementaita to Lake Nakuru National Park takes 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Lake Nakuru National Park can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Maasai Mara National Reserve.
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Maasai Mara National Reserve — 4 nights

Home to the Great Migration and Africa's exceptional wildlife, Maasai Mara is a must on a Kenya itinerary.
Spend the 24th (Tue) surrounded by wildlife at Mara Triangle. The adventure continues: get outside with Outdoor Activities, identify plant and animal life at Olare Orok Conservancy, and stroll through Musiara Swamp.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Maasai Mara National Reserve trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Lake Nakuru National Park to Maasai Mara National Reserve in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. When traveling from Lake Nakuru National Park in December, plan for little chillier days in Maasai Mara National Reserve, with highs around 23°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to fly back home.
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