Ol Seki Mara Camp is situated on a beautiful rocky peninsula in the northern Mara, with the Il Supukiai River below. This seasonal camp enjoys panoramic views in a stunning wilderness area in East Africa north of the Mara in Kenya. The elegant safari tents are nestled amongst Cordia and Acacia trees. Ol Seki offers a traditional safari experience combined with thrilling game activities, superb guiding and hearty bush cuisine.
The Masai Mara hosts the natural phenomenon of the Great Migration which Kenya is famous for each year from July to October. Apart from the Migration the park is popular because of the variety, number and accessibility of wildlife. The reserve is one of the few places in Kenya where you can see large cats and even observe prides of lion hunting, especially around the Musiara swamps. The elusive cheetah and leopard also seem to be a little more willing to show themselves. The park teems with buffalo, zebra and various antelopes. Impala, wildebeest, Grant's and Thomson's gazelle, Kirk's dik-dik and topi roam in groups. The black rhino is far harder to spot due to poachers. The common Masai giraffe mingle with baboons, elephants, warthogs and hyena.
The tents at Mara Intrepids camp are raised on stilts and overlook the Talek River, one of the main crossing points during the wildebeest migration. The best time to visit is between July and October.This is a larger camp with with 30 tents.
Mara Plains Camp is small tented camp located in a private conservancy sharing. It shares an unfenced boundary with the reserve. The private conservancy offers safari guest privacy as well as unrestricted access to the entire reserve.
Sarova Mara is a very large safari hotel most suited to families. It is located in the southern section of the reserve. The extensive facilities and the fact that it has a fence around it makes it ideal for families.
Offbeat Mara Camp is a small and exclusive seasonal tented camp located in a private concession on the Olare Orok River. A great place to enjoy a private safari as well as having unrestricted access to the Masai Mara Reserve.
Meaning peaceful, calm or serene' in the Masai language, Serian Camp is set in the tranquil shade of large Oleadendra and Walburgia trees in the secluded valley flanking the Mara River close to the Siria Escarpment.
Mara Serena Safari Lodge is a large 74 roomed lodge situated in the Mara Triangle. It is well located for the migration, but mostly used by groups and package tours. Situated on a hill, the lodge overlooks 1 800 sq km of rolling plain, woodlands and rivers.
Travelling on a budget but still want to experience the highlights of Kenya? Then this 11-night itinerary is ideal. Travel with your private local guide and safari vehicle and drive around the countryside to Kenya’s best and most beautiful areas.
This 4 night introductory tour allows you to explore the famous Masai Mara migration in Kenya from July to October and enjoy fantastic game viewing all year round.