A second to none wildlife destinations for its natural wildlife populations. Home to one of the seven wonders of the world for its spectacular wildebeest migrating from the endless plains of the vast Serengeti in Tanzania, on the south towards the Masai mara on the north of the Grand ecosystem, encompassing both.

The Serengeti, derived from a Masai word ‘Seringet’ signifying ‘endless plains’ covers 14,750km² whilst the masai mara, derived from its inhabitants the ‘masais’ and the famous mara rivers name ‘mara’ which means ‘spots from afar’ covers 1510km² of  surface area.

Its very true to the meaning of the word ‘’Mara’’ as one evidently observes spots from afar while approaching Mara,theses are in fact the savanna grass & bush land appearing inform of spots from far.

Why visit the Masai Mara?

Its annual migration phenomenon July – August through September. Up to a million wildebeests, zebras and Thompson gazelles from north from south in search of new pastures(with the grand ‘Serengeti – Mara’ ecosystem.

More chances for spotting the Big Fives (Lion, Leopards, African Elephants, Black Rhinoceros, The Capes Buffalo) and others such as the topees, giraffes, snake, crocodiles, vultures,hyenas..e.t.c. More chances of witnessing the fastest mammal on planet,’’the Cheetah’’ performing its marathon prowess. Scenic landscapes of wild savanna grass & Bush land for photographic lovers

Home to more than 400 bird species for bird watchers,reptiles,and other mammals.

Activities in the Mara:

  • Safari Game drives abord 4×4 vehicules
  • Hot Air Baloon Safaris
  • Walking & Horse riding on the nearby private and non-profit  conservancies.

Accessibility:

  • 6-7hrs drive from Nairobi
  • 01 hrs flight from Nairobi’s Wilson Airport or 2-3 hrs flight from Mombasa International Airport

ACCOMMODATION IN MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE

Camps and Lodges

The Oloshaiki Mara Mara Camp

Located a few meters from the Talek Gate bordering the Masai Mara reserve with views on the Talek River.The camp, small in size,offers spacious accommodation safari style tents with en suite facilities (hot showers, flush toilets). The camps boast of hand crated furniture and bathroom.

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The Azure Mara Haven Camp

Located a few meters from the Talek Gate,the camp provides spacious luxury safari accommodations featuring en suite facilities (flush toilets, hot steaming showers), and a garden. Its tents & rooms all have a private seating are and balcony. There is an in house restaurant which offers Halal and vegetarian options.

Mara Sarova Camp (5 Star)

A five star establishment nestled within the Mara National Reserve surrounded by two streams.The camp offers luxurious safari style tents .It also features exotic trees the blends it well with the surrounding natural habitat, offering bush & garden dining options.

The camp has a well round the clock electric fence to fend off intruding wild animals.

Mara Serena Lodge

Luxurious & traditional Masai designed rooms with en suite facilities ( Flush toilet & Steaming hot showers) overlooking the famous Mara river offering splendid views from the rooms terraces.

The only 5 star establishment located on the expansive well maintained Mara triangle ,an integral part of the greater Mara ecosystem under the supervision of the Mara conservancy.

There is rich in wildlife and the Big Cats can easily be sighted. The lodge has fitness facility center for fitness keeping.

Ashnil Mara camp

40 spacious & luxurious tents within meters from the actual crossing points for the hundreds of thousands of wildebeests, zebras and Thomson gazelles.

The Ashnil Mara camp overlooks the famous Mara river, offering guests rarest opportunity of viewing game coming in and out the of river to quench their thirst and to hunt as well.

Strategically located in an area rich in wildlife;the big cats can be sighted within minutes of game drives a few meters from the camp. Wildlife activities can be viewed from the terraces of your room.Its has a swimming pool for an after game drives activities.

Porini Camp (Bush Camp)

6 exclusive & spacious bush tents with en suite bathroom facilities ( Flush toilets & Hot steaming showers) set in the Olkinyei 18,700 acre wildlife conservancy. The conservancy rich in wild life populations including the ‘’marauding’’ Big Cats.

Away from the masses,in discreet comfort in the middle of the wilderness; a luxurious stay in the wilderness that wild animals sounds is the order of the day. Escorted walking safaris with local Masai guide included during your stay.