The Maasai Mara Ecosystem holds one of the highest lion densities in world and this is where over Two Million Wildebeest, Zebra and Thompsons Gazelle migrate annually. Its hosts over 95 species of mammals and 570 recorded species of birds. This is considered the 7th wonder of the new world. Famous for the abundance of lions and the Great Wildebeest Migration where over 1 million wildebeest and Zebras follow an annual migratory route from and to Serengeti to Maasai Mara. ( July – September).
0730 hrs, pick up at your hotel / residence.
Departing from the capital of Kenya, Nairobi, we drive down the escarpment via the floor of the scenic Great Rift Valley. We arrive at Maasai Mara Game Reserve in time for lunch.
We will check in at OL Moran Tented Camp. – en suite tents.
In the evening 1600 hrs we take our first thrilling game drive in the Masai Mara game reserve.
1800 hrs, return to the Camp.
An evening sundowners cocktail as you view the sun go down is a good way to end the day at an extra cost.
Dinner and overnight at Ol Moran Tented Camp.
After breakfast leave for a full day game drive with picnic lunch at mara river.
This day is spent game viewing in Kenya’s finest wildlife park, the Masai Mara National Reserve. Our morning and afternoon game drives take us in search of Africa’s Big Five and the plethora of other wildlife inhabiting this vast Kenyan game reserve.
Wherever you go in the vast Masai Mara you will see a frequent amount of wildlife such as Masai giraffe, baboons, warthogs, bat eared foxes, grey jackals, spotted hyena, topis, impala, hartebeests, wildebeest. Elephants, buffaloes, zebras and hippos are also found in great numbers.
The ultimate action here is without doubt the annual wildebeest exodus, the Great Migration, in July and August when millions of these grass eaters move north from the Serengeti in search of lusher grass before turning south again in October to December.
Return in the evening for dinner and overnight at Ol Moran Tented Camp.
We start the day with an early morning game drive from 0600 hrs to 0900 hrs.
A visit to a Maasai village to conclude your Masai Mara safari experience can be arranged at an extra cost.
We depart from our safari camp at 1000 hrs and return to bustling Nairobi City, arriving at about 1530 hrs.
End of our unforgettable 3 days Masai Mara Safari!