Masai Mara is known as Africa’s Greatest Wildlife Reserve, located in southwest Kenya. The first sight of this natural wonderland is breathtaking. The wildlife is abundant and the gentle rolling grasslands ensure that animals are never out of sight. Birds too are prolific. Including migrants, more than 450 species have been recorded, out of them, 57 species of birds of prey. Masai Mara Ecosystem holds one of the highest lion densities in world and this is where more than TWO MILLION Wildebeest, Zebra and Thomsons Gazelle migrate annually between July and October, during migration the sensation is unparalleled. Maasai Mara is one of the best plains' game reserves where you can actually encounter a live Discovery Channel, a haven for viewing a large group of all sorts of animals in a five-mile radius. Climate is gentle, rarely too hot and well-spread rainfall throughout the year. Rain mostly will be in evening or night.
|African Buffalo's in Masai Mara |
|Masai People with their Traditional Costume|
The Masai Mara National Reserve lies about 270 kilometers from Nairobi and takes about 5 to 6 hours by road. There are scheduled flights, twice daily from Wilson Airport Nairobi, which take about 40 - 45 minutes. The pickup and drop facility form Airport/preferred location is arranged by the package provider.
|Entrance of the Keekorok resort|
|Way for the rooms in Keekorok resort|
|Savannah Grass with light patches of bushs|
Animals at Masai Mara:
|Sun Set at Masai Mara|
|Tanzania and Kenya Border|
Best Time to Visit:
July to October is the best time to Visit, which is the Migration period. Animals from Tanzania migrate to Maasai Mara.
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