The 8th Wonder of the World.
Following the long rains when the initial flush of grans turns Masaai Mara’s into a superb savanna green wilderness, the most fascinating wildlife spectacle in the world takes place. The Great Masaai Mara Wildebeest Migration is a Natural phenomenon that occurs year after year between the months of July and August. The numbers are unbelievable with up to two million animals – wildebeest as well as zebra and gazelles gathering on the plains in search of new grazing lands, water and a place to bring fort their young ones.
Here you will witness the enthralling survival for the fittest the battle to survive as the animals face the real danger of the largest crocodiles anywhere in the world patiently lying in wait for their real meal in months.Indeed, it is the survival for the fittest as only the swiftest, agile and strong make it to the other side of the river alive. The danger is not confined to the river but also on the other side of the Mara River as expert hunting machines including Lions, Hyenas and Cheetahs lie in wait, ready to stalk and take down the weakest members of the herds for an easy feast.
ACZ Safaris will help you live this eternal memory by offering you a quality & affordable safari package as well as tailor-made packages to allow you experience a comprehensive African Adventure afforded by this rare spectacle, where may have the opportunity to see the wildebeest herds giving birth and courting as they graze in the vast dusty columns of the reserve, or funneling across the Muddy River.
Witness hundreds of thousands of wildebeest and zebra traversing the Masaai Mara
Thrilling & comprehensive game viewing. And See the Africa Big Five up close.
Watch predators including Lions, Cheetahs as they stalk thousands of migrating wildebeest, zebra
Highly Discounted Rates – from $360 per person – Group Joining Safaris
You will depart from Nairobi in the morning and through the Eastern escarpment of the Great Rift Valley underlined by scenic agricultural highlands. Our driver tour guide will make a brief stop at the at the Great Rift Valley Viewpoint to give you a chance to enjoy a breathtaking view of Mount Longonot from an altitude of 2200m above sea level. At this height Lake Naivasha- the highest point of the Rift Valley -glitters elegantly as it welcomes you to the Rift.
From here we will descend the escarpment towards Narok where we will stop for lunch and refueling before proceeding to the Masaai Mara. You will check in at the Camp where after a short refreshments break; you will proceed for evening game drive until sundown. Dinner and overnight stay at Rhino/Lenchada Tourist Camp.
Meal Plan (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner)
The entire day will be spent in the expansive Masaai Mara game reserve driving across the plains in search of the big cats (lions, Cheetahs and leopards) coupled with a picnic lunch served on the banks of the Mara River. From this picnic site, you will have the chance to view vast herds of wildebeest and zebra wandering across the Mara grasslands in huge droves during this period of the annual migrations, when millions of wildebeest, zebra, and gazelle traverse the Mara plains landscape to feed on the rich new lush grass from the Serengeti.
You are assured of spotting hyenas, lions, leopards and jackals scouring the plains in ravening anticipation of their next meal. If you are lucky, you might just get a chance to witness wildebeests giving birth or a crossing at river Mara where crocodiles snatch and prey on wildebeest and zebras as they cross.
Dinner and overnight at Rhino/Lenchada Tourist Camp.
Meal Plan (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner)
After an early morning breakfast, you will proceed to an ACZ Safaris early game drive to witness the predators during their most active hours. Later at around 9am depart Masai Mara for Nairobi with lunch at either Narok or Mai Mahiu, arriving in the late afternoon or evening. You will be dropped at a hotel of your choice or be transferred back to the airport to catch a flight to the next destination.