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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 – Mara Serena Lodge & Immersive Wildlife
Embark on a scenic flight from Nairobi to the captivating Masai Mara, your gateway to an extraordinary wildlife experience. Your destination, Mara Serena Lodge, awaits, nestled amidst this wildlife haven. As you land, the Mara’s astonishing variety comes to life. Encounter majestic lions, imposing rhinos, and elegant giraffes among others. Witness the vibrant ecosystem with wildebeests, zebras, and buffalo painting the landscape.
Upon arrival at Mara Serena Lodge, savor a delectable lunch while soaking in the sweeping views of the surroundings. In the afternoon, step into the heart of the Mara on your first game drive. The Mara’s unparalleled diversity unfolds before you, offering encounters with creatures big and small. As the day ends, return to the lodge, where you can unwind and share tales of your wildlife experiences with fellow adventurers.
Day 2: Mara Serena Lodge – Wildlife Marvel & Departure
Greet the new day with the anticipation of remarkable wildlife sightings. Set out to explore the Mara’s enchanting landscapes and the surroundings of Mara Serena Lodge. Depending on the season of your visit, you may observe lions, rhinos, giraffes, elephants, and more in their natural habitat.
After your morning exploration, return to the lodge for a satisfying breakfast, reflecting on the captivating encounters of the day. As your journey concludes, bid farewell to the Mara’s splendors as you’re transferred to the airstrip for your return flight to Nairobi. This itinerary provides a glimpse of your experience and is subject to variations based on flight schedules and availability. To enhance your adventure, consider the optional early morning hot air balloon safari, available at an extra cost.