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The Mara offers wildlife in a large variety and abundance: Over 450 species of animals have been recorded here. You will easily see lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeests, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, hyenas, jackals, wild dogs, buffalo, leopard, many kinds of antelopes and elephants. It is in the Mara that perhaps the most spectacular event of the natural world takes place.
The annual migration of millions of wildebeest and zebra from the Serengeti (Tanzania) in search of water and pasture. Following hot on their heels are the predators of the Savannah – lion, cheetah, wild dog, jackal, hyena and vultures. Optional: An early morning hot air balloon safari can be arranged at an extra cost.
Day 1: Arrival in the Mara – Wildlife Discovery & Keekorok Lodge
Embark on a seamless flight from Nairobi to the iconic Masai Mara, where a world of abundant wildlife awaits. Upon landing, the enchanting Keekorok Lodge beckons, offering the perfect base for your adventure. The Mara’s incredible biodiversity comes to life as you easily spot lions, rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, giraffes, wildebeests, zebras, and more. Settle into the lodge and enjoy the anticipation of the remarkable events ahead.
Day 2: Remarkable Wildlife Encounter & Journey’s End
Today, prepare for a captivating wildlife experience that promises to leave you in awe. Depending on the season of your visit, you may be treated to a unique wildlife spectacle that showcases the diverse inhabitants of the Mara. Watch in fascination as the savannah’s residents go about their daily routines, from lions and cheetahs to graceful giraffes and majestic elephants. The intricate web of life unfolds before your eyes, offering a deeper understanding of the Mara’s ecosystem.
After immersing yourself in this mesmerizing display, return to Keekorok Lodge for a satisfying breakfast. Take a moment to relish the memories of the morning’s encounters. As your adventure draws to a close, you’ll be transferred to the airstrip for your flight back to Nairobi. Please keep in mind that the specific wildlife sightings are influenced by the season of travel. This itinerary provides a glimpse of your experience and is subject to variations based on flight schedules and availability. For an extra touch of wonder, consider the optional early morning hot air balloon safari, available at an additional cost.