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Seeing the Great Wildebeest Migration in Kenya

Seeing the Great Wildebeest Migration in Kenya

Nowhere in the world is there a wildlife event that sees such a phenomenal movement of animals as the Great Wildebeest Migration, also known as 'The Greatest Show on Earth'. Every year without fail, over 1.5 million wildebeest, 200,000 zebra and 350,000 gazelles cross into the Masai Mara from the neighbouring Serengeti Plains, in search of greener grazing land.

Having tackled the perilous Mara River, where greedy crocodiles lie in wait ready to snap up one quick meal after another, and watched by eager safari goers willing the wildebeest to win the fight, the exhausted animals spend several months replenishing their strength and munching their way across the rain ripened grassy plains . It is not a holiday for them, though, as they also have to keep their wits about them to avoid being stalked and hunted by the huge number of big cats who call the Masai Mara their home.

The sheer sight of literally a mass of black dots across the Mara plains as far as the eye can see is a safari experience that should be on everyone's bucket list. As safari experiences go, there's nothing that can touch it.

By late October, the herds are gone, heading back down into the Serengeti again in search of the new rains and new sprouting grass.

We'll help you to witness this once in a lifetime drama, and here are some ideas to help get you started.

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Driving Into The Action

On this private drive-in 3 night safari trip, witness one of the '7 Natural Wonders of the World' from the comfort of your own safari microbus.

3 day itinerary including Masai Mara.

 

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Waiting for the Drama to Unfurl

On this 3 night fly-in safari package, watch as the animals cross the rushing river waters, wrestling with rapids and currents while trying desperately to avoid the snapping jaws of hungry crocodiles.This is your chance to experience a once-in-a-lifetime experience like no other in Africa.

3 day itinerary including Masai Mara.

 

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Tracking The Great Migration in Kenya's Masai Mara

Set high on a bush-cloaked hill with long views over the savannah and down to the winding coils of the crocodile-filled Mara River, Mara Serena Lodge stands centre-stage to one of Africa's most dramatic wildlife arenas, with a ringside seat for the ‘greatest wildlife show on earth', the legendary migration of the wildebeest.

3 day itinerary including Masai Mara.

 

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Mara Special

Come and witness Africa's Great Migration in the Masai Mara and stay under canvas within the award-winning Ol Kinyei Conservancy, famous for its elephants, buffalo, the big cats and much more. This 4 night/5 day special brings huge savings along with the huge herds of wildebeest!

4 day itinerary including Masai Mara.

 

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Karen Blixen's Safari of Yesteryear

This 3 night safari fly-in package will take you back to the safari days of yesteryear, when elaborate and comfortable camps were set up providing a luxurious and stylish retreat after each day’s adventure.

3 day itinerary including Masai Mara.

 

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At The Heart of the Migration

Spend 3 nights in one of the best wildlife viewing areas of the Masai Mara, at a luxury colonial camp nestled right on the banks of the Mara River. After the rains when the first flush of grass turns the Masai Mara’s golden savannah green, the most mesmerising wildlife spectacle anywhere takes place right here - the Great Wildebeest Migration.

3 day itinerary including Masai Mara.

 

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The Tale of Two Rivers

In a spectacular location in the heart of the Masai Mara lies the intimate and elegant Mara Ngenche Camp. With panoramic views over the confluence of the Mara and Talek Rivers and overlooking a hippo pool, you are never far away from the wildlife.

3 day itinerary including Masai Mara.

 

Prices from pp*
 
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Marvelling at the Migration in the Mara

If you've always dreamt about seeing the Migration, this is the perfect trip. Flying directly from Nairobi into Kenya's Masai Mara, you'll spend 3 memorable nights on safari at a truly decadent tented camp in a special leopard spotting zone.

3 day itinerary including Masai Mara.

 

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*Prices are per person and are based on today's exchange rates. Exchange rates are subject to change and are updated daily.

Prices exclude international flights - ask us if you would like to include these.



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