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This itinerary allows you to witness one of the greatest wonders of the world: The Great Migration. You’ll visit two different locations within Kenya‘s famed Masai Mara, which showcases the diversity of the region and its great plains as well as the beautiful Serengeti. From watching the Mara crossing to spotting the Marsh Pride, this is an adventure not to be missed.
Arrival into Masai Mara
Upon arrival at Nairobi Wilson airport you’ll be met by a representative who’ll assist with your onward flight to the Masai Mara.
Upon landing you’ll be met once again by a representative and privately escorted to your camp hidden in a grove of elephant pepper trees and overlooking the Mara plains in the Mara North Conservancy.
You’ll wake early to experience your first morning exploring the Masai Mara.
After a bush breakfast with epic views of game in the distance, you’ll venture out on foot with your guide who’ll talk about the flora, fauna and Mara ecosystems as you go.
You’ll arrive back to camp in time for supper.
After breakfast you’ll embark on your last full day in the northern Mara Conservancy.
Masai Mara - Cottars 1920 Safari Camp
After breakfast you’ll depart camp and head south to Cottars 1920 Safari Camp, which is located on a game concession adjoining the Serengeti.
Upon arrival and after settling into your luxury tent, jump into the pool and relax for the rest of the day. In the evening, head out for a night game drive looking for nocturnal animals.
Arrive back in time for supper.
Game drive and encounter with Kenyan tribes
After breakfast enjoy a morning game drive, arriving back in time for a relaxing lunch.
This afternoon, visit the local people to learn about the culture of the Kenyan tribes and their way of life living near such a high density of wildlife.
Day at leisure in Masai Mara
On your last full day in the Masai Mara head out early on your game drive and enjoy exploring the great plains for the last time.
Stop and have a bush breakfast under a shaded acacia tree.
Return to camp and relax over lunch. Make the most of the swimming pool and massages.
Late in the afternoon, head out of camp for a sun downer to witness your last African sunset.
This morning you’ll be escorted to the airport for your onward journey home.
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- Experience The Great Migration, one of the greatest wonders of the world
- Explore the northern Mara Conservancy on daily games drives with your guide
- Head out for nighttime nature drives game looking for nocturnal animals
- Meet local people and understand the culture of the Kenyan tribes
- Relax with sundowners and spa treatments in the magical Serengeti
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