Maasai Mara Game Reserve

Exploring the Wonders of Masai Mara National Reserve

Introduction to Masai Mara

Situated in the southwest of Kenya, covering an area of 1,510 square km (583 square miles), the Masai Mara National Reserve is a land of breathtaking vistas, abundant wildlife, and endless plains. The quintessential Masai Mara safari delivers many attractions, as the reserve is home to an excellent year-round concentration of game, including the more than two million wildebeest, zebras, and other antelopes that make up the famous Great Migration.

Wildlife and Natural Beauty

The reserve is a photographer’s and naturalist’s paradise, with abundant elephant, buffalo, giraffe, lion, and cheetah alongside the migratory wildebeest and zebra. Leopards are frequently encountered, endangered black rhino hide in the dense thickets, and large rafts of hippo and enormous crocodiles are found in the Mara River. The park is also home to over 450 bird species.

Why Visit Masai Mara National Park?

  • Abundant Wildlife: Masai Mara boasts an impressive array of wildlife, making it an ideal destination for wildlife enthusiasts and photographers.

  • Great Migration: Witnessing the Great Migration is a once-in-a-lifetime experience, where millions of animals traverse the plains in search of greener pastures.

  • Photographic Opportunities: The stunning landscapes and diverse wildlife provide ample opportunities for photographers to capture breathtaking shots.

  • Luxurious Accommodations: We offer top-notch accommodation, ensuring a comfortable and memorable stay amidst the wilderness.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1: What makes Masai Mara National Reserve unique?

A1: Masai Mara stands out for its diverse wildlife, stunning landscapes, and the spectacular Great Migration, offering visitors an unforgettable safari experience.

Q2: What accommodations are available in Masai Mara?

A2: Savannah Wanderlust Expeditions offers luxurious accommodations in Masai Mara, with options including Mara Sopa Lodge and Enkakenya, providing guests with an immersive safari experience.

Q3: What wildlife can be spotted in Masai Mara National Reserve?

A3: Masai Mara is home to a wide variety of wildlife, including elephants, buffalo, giraffes, lions, cheetahs, leopards, black rhinos, hippos, crocodiles, and over 450 bird species.


Masai Mara National Reserve stands as a testament to the beauty and diversity of Africa's wildlife and landscapes. With its abundant wildlife, stunning vistas, and luxurious accommodations, it offers visitors an unforgettable safari experience that will leave them in awe of nature's wonders.

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