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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: Immersive Mara Wildlife Exploration
Embark on a captivating two-day expedition that delves into the heart of the Mara’s rich and diverse wildlife. Your journey begins with an exciting array of wildlife sightings, from iconic lions and regal rhinos to the gentle giants, elephants. Admire the playful hippos and watchful crocodiles by the water’s edge. Giraffes, wildebeests, zebras, and buffalo paint the landscape with their presence, while the spirited warthogs and the enigmatic hyenas add a touch of mystique.
As daylight fades, retreat to a cozy lodge within the Mara, allowing the day’s experiences to sink in as you anticipate the marvels of tomorrow.
Day 2: Marvelous Migration Moments
Get ready for an extraordinary day as you may bear witness to one of nature’s grandest spectacles – the annual migration of wildebeest and zebras. Originating from Tanzania’s Serengeti, these millions-strong herds journey in search of vital water and pastures. Depending on the timing of your tour, you might find yourself in the midst of this breathtaking migration phenomenon. Witness the intricate dance of survival as predators such as lions, cheetahs, and wild dogs follow closely, orchestrating a symphony of life.
For an added thrill, consider an optional early morning hot air balloon safari (available at an extra cost). As the sun ascends, rise above the Mara’s vast expanse, capturing panoramic views of the landscape and its inhabitants. Concluding this enriching two-day adventure, you’ll carry with you a deep appreciation for the Mara’s ecological wonders and the incredible rhythm of nature.