Introduction to Maasai Mara National Reserve
A jewel in the heart of Africa’s wildlife, the Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya offers a rare and intimate journey into the animal kingdom. Covering around 1,510 square kilometres, it is globally renowned for its exceptional population of lions, leopards, cheetahs, and the annual migration of zebras, Thomson’s gazelles, and wildebeest to and from the Serengeti every year from July to October, known as the Great Migration.
Exceptional Wildlife Experiences
From thrilling game drives to awe-inspiring hot air balloon safaris, Maasai Mara offers a host of wildlife experiences that remain unmatched. Witness the majesty of ‘Big Five’ – Lions, Leopards, Rhinoceros, Elephants, and Buffalos, in their natural habitat, offering a timeless spectacle of nature’s grandeur.
Cultural Interactions with the Maasai Tribe
Experience the rich and vibrant culture of the local Maasai people. Visit the traditional Maasai villages, interact with the friendly tribespeople, and learn about their fascinating way of life, deeply intertwined with nature and wildlife.
Rest in luxury at our exclusive, eco-friendly safari lodges and tented camps. Every accommodation selected by Rare Africa Travel ensures spectacular views of the savannah, utmost comfort, and a uniquely African experience, coupled with world-class amenities and services.
Join in on our commitment to sustainable travel and wildlife conservation. We’re partnered with local organizations to help protect the park’s ecosystem, ensuring the splendours of Maasai Mara can be enjoyed by future generations. Every booking contributes to these efforts.
Travel Information and Tips
Best visited between July and October, the Maasai Mara National Reserve promises a travel experience like no other. Come prepared for both adventure and relaxation, as your days will be filled with wildlife sightings, cultural excursions, and breathtaking African sunsets.