Maasai Mara National Park
Situated Southwest of Kenya, covering an area of 1 510 square km, the Masai Mara National Reserve is a land of breathtaking vistas, abundant wildlife, and endless plains. The quintessential Masai Mara safari delivers many attractions and is home to an excellent year-round concentration of game as well as the two million animals that make up the Great Migration.
The park is situated 14 km after the turnoff from the old Nairobi-Naivasha highway. The park is characterised by diverse topography and geological scenery. It is an important home of the lammergeyer The climate is warm and dry and the vegetation is Mainly grasslands and shrublands with the latter being dominated by Leleshwa and several species of acacia. The gorge and cliffs and breeding sites for several species of raptors and swifts. 103 species of birds have been recorded in the park. Great Migration - One of nature's biggest wildlife spectacles is the wildebeest migration - watch in awe as the animals cross the Mara River for the Masai Mara (Jul - Oct). Glide over the Masai Mara in a Hot Air Balloon followed by an indulgent champagne breakfast celebration. Home to over 450 bird species. Wildlife haven, with the Big Five regularly spotted on game drives. Breath-taking views of the open plains The Masai Mara Ecosystem holds one of the highest lion densities in world. See Maasai herdsmen graze their cattle side by side with predators and prey.