Photograph the Great Migartion on a Masai Mara Safari
Witness nature’s greatest show and hone your photography skills on this 8-day Great Migration photographic safari to the Masai Mara!
Described as “once in a lifetime for every photographer and wildlife enthusiast,” this tour offers you the chance to follow the mighty herds of the Great Migration as hundreds of thousands of wildebeest, zebras and antelope make their way across the plains of the Serengeti and Masai Mara.
Enjoy 8 days venturing across the plains of the Masai Mara, photographing the stunning scenery and wildlife.
Under the watch of a team of expert photographic guides and Masai Mara expert Andreas Knausenberger, you will have the chance to photograph the herds in action. You will also be well positioned to have a front row seat for one of the most intense periods of the Great Migration – the river crossings. Top it all off with a hot air balloon trip included in your safari!
Included: 7 nights accommodation, return flights to the Masai Mara, all meals plus bottled water, tea and coffee, hot air balloon trip, game drives in private vehicles, photographic guides, meet and greet at Nairobi International Airport
This tour is subject to availability
Available dates: There are two set departures 3 - 10 September 2020 and 9 - 16 September 2020
Day 1: Nairobi, Kenya
Arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi where you will be met by a travel representative. After this, make your way to the Tamarind Hotel where you will spend the night. Get some rest in anticipation of kicking off your Great Migration Photographic adventure the following morning!
Day 2 – 8: Masai Mara National Reserve
Today, calls for an early rise as you head to Wilson Airport from where you will catch a private, chartered flight to the Masai Mara. After an hour long flight, you will land at Ol Okiombo Airstrip and will be met by a team of drivers and guides who will be with you for the week. Climb into the customized game view vehicles and make your way to Mara Bush Camp – this will be your base for the trip where you will be well taken care of by the fantastic staff. There are also a number of popular river crossing points located close to the camp!
Over your 7 days in the Masai Mara, look forward to full day game drives, picnic lunches, and a hot air balloon trip over the Mara River for an amazing bird's eye view opportunity to photograph the landscape! You also have the option to photograph from the air in a private helicopter trip – this option can be added onto the safari for an additional cost.
During your game drives, keep an eye out for the herds as well as the resident predators! The Marsh Pride are well known for prowling the area.
After 7 days filled with photography and wildlife, it is time to say goodbye to the Masai Mara and head back to Nairobi on your private chartered flight.
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