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24 February 2014 In Blog

The wildebeest migration season in Kenya takes place around July making it the best time to plan a Kenya safari to Masai Mara. Most tour companies organize tailor made safaris based on their budget on transport and accommodation. This also depends on whether the tourist is travelling from Nairobi or from Mombasa.

Masai Mara Safari from Mombasa

The road safari from Mombasa to Masai Mara is usually a memorable safari passing through various chosen destinations of a tourist’s choice. A visitor can decide to visit a game reserve near Mombasa before continuing with the journey. Usually the destinations are Tsavo East or West and Amboseli, then to Lake Nakuru or another choice destination before heading to Masai Mara. Working with a tour agent like African Memorable Safaris is a better decision as they are more experienced with designing the trips. It is good to trust their advice as they will guarantee that you will see all the attractions that you are so eager about than if you decide to do it yourself.

Masai Mara Safari from Nairobi

An exciting Nairobi to Masai mara road safari is usually a series of destinations until you reach masai mara and back to your hotel. The safaris are organized in such a way that the visitor will see a number of attractions from Nairobi all the way to Masai mara. This may take several days for a full wide coverage. The destinations likely to be included in the safari are lake Naivasha, Lake Nakuru, Aberdares and Sweet waters before getting to Masai Mara. This is usually a road safari.

Choice of Transport to Masai Mara

Kenya safaris are organized either to be road or air safaris. Masai mara national park is has various air strips making it a great destination by air. When a tourist do not want to go through the hustle of Kenyan roads, then Air safari to Masai Mara is a great decision. While in Nariobi the Wilson Airport is the best choice to pick private safaris. While in Mombasa you go to Mombasa Airport for your flight. There are other airstrips in coast Kenya, your tour company should direct you on the best one to take your flight. These are the Ukunda Air Strip and the Malindi Air Strip.

Most roads in Kenya heading to the game reserves and national parks are a bit rough leaving the tour companies with no choice but to use four wheel drive vehicles. However, the kenia road safari is more exciting because there are many attractions a visitor can spot along the way. He or she can decide to pass by various destinations instead of going directly to Masai Mara and the road safari wins the race.

Choice of Accommodation in Masai Mara

Masai mara is one destination blessed with a great number of hotels and lodges all around. It is usually a visitor’s choice to choose basing on his or her budget. It is also important to note that you can choose your accommodation according to your interest of attraction in Masai Mara. For example, if your interest is the Great Wildebeest Migration, then it is important to choose a lodge that will give you an option to easily access the areas where the wildebeest will be seen. Your tour company must be in a position to guide you on this.

The Masai Mara Attractions

Masai Mara is a home for quite a number of animals found in other national parks and reserves in Kenya. These include all the big five and the wildebeests as well as other small animals, crocodiles, hippos among others. One can go for an early morning balloon safari to enjoy the bird view of the animals as they come out of their hiding. Come with a mind of a photographer and go home with a great photos and videos to share with your relatives and friends.

African memorable safaris Tour Agent welcomes you to book some of the Nairobi to Masai Mara Safaris or Mombasa to Masai Mara safaris listed below

Kenya Air Safaris to Masai Mara

Kenya Road Safari to Masai Mara from Nairobi

Kenya Road Safari to Masai Mara from Mombasa

Kenya and Tanzania Road Safari through Masai Mara