Your Masai Mara Great Migration Safari will start very early in the morning from your hotel or airport in Nairobi, after around 5 hours you’ll arrive at the reserve. You’ll go inside the reserve with game drive during the approach at Mara Serena Safari Lodge Check in and lunch, after lunch and small rest start your game drive in the Masai Mara National Reserve up the evening when you’ll go back to the Lodge for Dinner and overnight.
From July up to October Masai Mara is theater of the Great Migration of the wildebeests, a large heard of Wildebeests, Zebras and Gazelles migrate from Serengeti to Masai Mara every year and then they will go back to Serengeti. In this migration they need to cross the Mara River inside Masai Mara in a dramatic moment of their trip, crocodile, lions and cheetah waiting for their lunch.
The lodge proposed is very close the Mara river main crossing, in spectacular position even for to see the Mara crossing event. In case you prefer a real bush experience we can substitute the lodge with a nice bush camp, even this located close the Mara river main crossing
After breakfast start for full day game drive in the reserve, Masai Mara is one of the more important natural reserve in the world, is possible to sight the famous big five: Elephant, Rhino, Buffalo, Lion and Leopard, but many other are the species of mammal presents, you can see Cheetah, Thomson’s and Grant’s gazelles, impala, Caracal, Genet, Zebra, Masai Giraffe, Serval, Hippo and so on. The quantity of species is great but the characteristic present only in Masai Mara is the concentration of this animals in a relatively small area. At the end you’ll go back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Early in the morning after breakfast you’ll start for the morning game drive in the reserve up lunch time, when you’ll go back to the lodge for lunch and afternoon small resting, around 15.30 you’ll start for the afternoon game drive up to the evening when you’ll go back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.
Early in the morning breakfast and start for the last game drive, you’ll go back to the lodge at 12 and after lunch start for Nairobi where you’ll arrive in around 5 hours, the safari will finish at your hotel or at the airport according with your program. In case of your flight is starting early the program can be changed according with our office, we can help you for all you need.