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Masai Mara National Reserve Safari

 

The Masai Mara national reserve safari is the most sought after and visited wildlife natural reserve in Kenya. Its 1800 square km park has a huge and diverse animal population Masai Mara national reserve is a large game reserve in Kenya.

It was named in the honor of the people of Masai. This national reserve is world famous for its good population of cheetahs, elephants, leopards and lions. Every year there is a big migration of zebra, antelope, wildebeest into the national reserve. Each year thousand and thousands of tourists around the world come here to see the wildlife and to witness the migration of animals plus the nature in its purest form.

Kenya's economy is dependent on tourism and safaris, and the main area- Masai Mara generates more than 18 million US dollars each year through tourism and safaris.
Masai Mara national reserve safari has got easy access from Nairobi, as it is the most famous national park in east Africa. The reserve is habitable to humans also.

The national park safari is full of wildlife, has a wild open terrain and sightseeing animals is fun is their natural habitat.

Wildebeest Migration in Masai Mara Safari

Wildebeest migration takes place from August to November every year. Only lucky people get to witness it as nobody exactly know when the migration will start. Masai Mara has a large population of variety of wildlife, and it gets to the climax between july and october when there is the annual migration with wildebeest and zebras crossing Mara River from Serengeti to Kenya. As the Masai Mara natural reserve safari is one of the best, there is a high number of tourists here at any given point of time, specially to witness the wildebeest migration. But the high number of tourists should not deter you to experience this safari. - The wildlife which you can experience only in Masai Mara national reserve safari.

While on a safari, you can see cheetahs patrolling its open grasslands and leopards hunting in the forests behind Masai Mara. People have been coming to this place since long time and they don't experience any loss in the charm of the beauty of the Masai Mara natural reserve safari in Kenya.

People describe the Masai Mara national reserve safari experience as perfect east Africa dream. Masai Mara has been the best place in Kenya to see huge herds of grass grazers and endless procession of big and small carnivores. Masai Mara is the one place in Africa where you will not get bored even if you go for a safari one time or hundreds of times. People say they dont even get bored for once even after going for Masai Mara safari every year.

This safari is one of the protected areas of Kenya. The easiest way to find a lion is to find a group of minibuses.There is actually no national park even close to Masai Mara in Kenya which can offer what this safari has to offer.

If you are a first time safari traveler, or experienced , masai mara safari will surprise you every time. Its one of the best wildlife real estate in the world. You can book a safari from benesi safari. We have some pre made safari plans made for you, have a look. -

#1 Masai Mara Joseph Thompson Safari Details -

Day 1: Nairobi - Masai Mara National Reserve
Pick up from your hotel / residence in Nairobi and drive into the Masai Mara with its amazing concentration of wildlife and outstanding scenery arriving in time for Lunch.
Proceed in the Afternoon for a game drive. Overnight at Mara Sarova Camp (LDBB)

Day 2: Masai Mara National Reserve
Full day spend in the Lodge with Morning and afternoon game drives in this reserve, noted for its lions and other wildlife kenya safari . Masai Mara National Reserve is apristine wilderness of haunting beauty, it promises its visitors a profusion of wildlife, prolific bird life and the unprecedented opportunity of catching up with all the members of the Big Five in one morning. The 1,800 sq kilometers of this veteran reserve offers the classic mix of African imagery; miles of lion-gold grasslands, shoals of lilac-misted hills, a meandering river, acres of thorn-bush and mile upon mile of undulating wilderness. An impressive feature is the annual migration of the Wildebeest, Zebra and gazelle from the plains of the Serengeti that cross the Tanzania border and rivers to reach the Mara lush grassland from late June, hunted by the predators Lion, Hyena and circled by vultures as the journey unfolds. Their dramatic river crossings are a reality for tourists visiting in July-August. Apart from seasonal migration, game viewing is excellent year round. Game includes Elephant, Black Rhino, Buffalo, the big cats and virtually every animal found in Kenya. The rivers are a home to hippo and Crocodiles. 452 bird species are recorded including 53 Raptors, Buzzards, Vultures and Eagles.
Overnight at Mara Sarova Camp. (LDBB)

Day 3: Masai Mara - Nairobi
After breakfast drive to Nairobi with Game drive enroute (Optional lunch at the Carnivore).

COST:
LOW SEASON USD720 PER PERSON
MID SEASON USD905 PER PERSON
PEAK SEASON USD1095 PER PERSON

SEASONS:
LOW SEASON: 1 ST APRIL TO 30 TH JUNE
MID SEASON: 1 ST NOV TO 21 ST DEC & 3 RD JAN TO 31 ST MARCH USD 2150
PEAK SEASON: 1 ST JULY TO 31 ST OCTOBER & 22 ND DECEMBER TO 2 ND JANUARY


Our costs include:
Accommodation as stipulated in the itinerary, Transport in custom built Open Roof
Safari Vans, services of an english speaking tour driver/ guide, game viewing drives
and parks entrance fees as per itinerary all government taxes.
Our costs exclude:
All items of personal nature e.g. telephone call bills, fax/email bills etc, tips and
gratuities to hotel, lodges, camp staff and driver/ guide, alcoholic and non-alcoholic
drinks , any local or international flight and departure taxes, laundry services, any
other item not included in our itinerary, holiday supplements over easter, christmas
& new year.

 

#2 Masai Mara Ernest Hemmingways Safari Details-

Day 1: LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK
Early morning departure for a full day in Lake Nakuru National Park arriving in time for
lunch at the lodge. After a short rest proceed for an afternoon game drive in this spectacle
masses of flamingo where you expect to see rhino in addition to many other species and
have an excellent chance of sighting leopard. Dinner and overnight stay at Sarova Lion
Hill Lodge (LDBB)

Day 2: MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE
After breakfast, drive down the floor of Rift valley to the famous Masai Mara. After
lunch take an afternoon drive into the surrounding area to see some of the wildlife for
which the Mara is famous. Dinner and overnight stay at Mara Sopa Lodge. (LDBB)

Day 3: MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE
After breakfast, have a Morning game drive and afternoon game drive.
All meals and overnight stay at Mara Sopa Lodge. (LDBB)
Day 4: MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE
After breakfast, have a Morning game drive and afternoon game drive.
All meals and overnight stay at Mara Sopa Lodge. (LDBB)

DAY 5: DEPARTURE
Breakfast, drive back to Nairobi with morning game drive enroute.


COST:
LOW SEASON USD1370 PER PERSON
MID SEASON USD1680 PER PERSON
PEAK SEASON USD1990 PER PERSON

SEASONS:
LOW SEASON: 1 ST APRIL TO 30 TH JUNE
MID SEASON: 1 ST NOV TO 21 ST DEC & 3 RD JAN TO 31 ST MARCH USD 2150
PEAK SEASON: 1 ST JULY TO 31 ST OCTOBER & 22 ND DECEMBER TO 2 ND JANUARY

Our costs includes:

Accommodation as stipulated in the itinerary, Transport in custom built Open Roof
Safari Vans, services of an English speaking tour driver/ guide, game viewing drives
and parks entrance fees as per itinerary all government taxes.

Our costs excludes:
All items of personal nature e.g. telephone call bills, fax/email bills etc, tips and
gratuities to hotel, lodges, camp staff and driver/ guide, alcoholic and non-alcoholic
drinks , any local or international flight and departure taxes, laundry services, any
other item not included in our itinerary, holiday supplements over easter, christmas,
new year

Why you should book Masai Mara Safari from us?

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Such is the wildlife beauty of Masai Mara that it has been called the prime wildlife real-estate on earth.