Maasai Mara National Reserve is an area of preserved savannah wilderness in southwestern Kenya, along the Tanzanian border. Its animals include lions, cheetahs, elephants, zebras and hippos. Wildebeest traverse its plains during their annual migration.
The landscape has grassy plains and rolling hills, and is crossed by the Mara and Talek rivers. The area nearby is dotted with villages (enkangs) of Maasai people.
Depart Nairobi in the morning and drive down the escarpment via the floor of the Great Rift Valley, to arrive at Maasai Mara Game Reserve in time for lunch. Later proceed for an afternoon game drive for a chance to see one of the active hours of hunters for a meal. Dinner and overnight at lodge.
Morning and afternoon game drives from the comfortable base of the camp explore the parks amazingly high concentration of game viewing. This game reserve is Kenya’s finest wildlife sanctuary. The famous Maasai tribesmen live within the dispersal area of the game reserve. Meals and overnight at lodge.
Depart from the camp in the morning and drive north while viewing the morning game and travel to Nairobi, make a stopover at Narok town with a chance to buy a souvenir or a cup of tea to arrive late afternoon in Nairobi.