The Beads Museum

Culture meets adventure with this tour of local crafts supporting the community of Maasai women.
The Beads Museum – located near Sekenani gate of Maasai Mara – displays a unique art of beaded artefacts: very aesthetic and colourful. The friendly and knowledgeable guides are happy to take you through the experience, even giving you a chance to make your own. The museum is the heart of Beats Of Beads Art Centre, where Maasai women are engaged in beading and can earn their money independently through their craft.

Horse riding

Horse riding in the Maasai Mara offers a unique and exhilarating way to explore the iconic African savannah. This is a unique way to experience the Mara like old-school explorers. Without the hum of the safari vehicle, it is an invigorating way to explore the vast landscape. Horseback riding safaris offer the opportunity to encounter wildlife up close, including elephants, giraffes, zebras, antelopes, and other iconic African animals. Riders may also have the chance to spot predators such as lions, leopards, and cheetahs from a safe distance. Horse riding safaris cater to riders of all experience levels, from beginners to experienced equestrians. Some operators offer shorter rides suitable for novices, while others provide multi-day expeditions for more experienced riders.

Hot Air Balloon Safari

Hot air balloon safaris provide an incredible view of the Maasai Mara, allowing you to float gently over the vast savannah, riverine forests, and rolling hills while enjoying panoramic views of the surrounding wilderness. Awake before dawn and embark on a life-changing hot air balloon safari high above the mighty Mara plains. This extraordinary experience concludes with an unforgettable, hearty champagne breakfast in the middle of the Mara. Hot air balloon safaris are led by experienced pilots knowledgeable about the local wildlife, terrain, and weather conditions. Pilots provide informative commentary throughout the flight, pointing out points of interest and answering any questions passengers may have. A hot air balloon safari in the Maasai Mara is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that offers a unique perspective on the beauty and wildlife of the African savannah. It’s a memorable addition to any safari itinerary, providing unforgettable moments and stunning photo opportunities.

Bike Trips

The world-renowned Maasai Mara Game Reserve and surrounding areas have recently introduced cycling tours in Kenya. Home to the BIG 5 and the great Wildebeest Migration, cyclists can enjoy amazing views. The cycling trips can be custom-tailored for all ages 12 years and up. Days can start with as little as 40km per day to 120+km, there’s no shortage of trails and terrain to experience.

Maasai Mara

The Maasai Mara National Reserve is a world-renowned wildlife conservation area located in southwestern Kenya, contiguous with Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park. It’s famous for its extraordinary diversity of wildlife, including the “Big Five” (lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo, and rhinoceros), as well as the Great Wildebeest Migration, where millions of wildebeest, zebras, and other animals traverse the plains in search of greener pastures. The Maasai Mara offers unforgettable safari experiences, with opportunities for game drives, hot air balloon safaris, cultural visits to Maasai villages, and breathtaking views of the savannah landscape dotted with acacia trees.

Mahali Mzuri

Mahali Mzuri is a luxury safari camp located in the Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya. Located in the world-famous Maasai Mara ecosystem in the path of the annual Great Migration, the camp is within the Olare Motorogi Conservancy. The camp is strategically positioned to offer you prime game viewing opportunities during the annual Great Migration of wildebeest and other animals. The camp features luxurious tented suites designed to blend seamlessly with the surrounding environment while providing modern comforts and amenities. Each tent offers spacious living areas, en-suite bathrooms, private decks, and panoramic views of the savannah. Other than the game drives, you also have the opportunity to experience Mara via hot air balloon, as well as star gazing at night and more.

Olare Motorogi Conservancy

A private wildlife sanctuary adjacent to the Maasai Mara National Reserve, renowned for its pristine landscapes and diverse wildlife viewing opportunities.
The Olare Motorogi Conservancy is a private wildlife conservancy located adjacent to the Maasai Mara National Reserve in Kenya. It’s situated on the northern boundary of the Maasai Mara ecosystem, covering an area of approximately 35,000 acres. It shares a border with the Maasai Mara National Reserve, offering you easy access to both areas. The conservancy is dedicated to wildlife conservation, habitat preservation, and community development. It works closely with local Maasai communities to promote sustainable land management practices and wildlife protection initiatives. It’s home to a diverse range of wildlife species, including the Big Five (lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard, and rhinoceros), as well as cheetahs, hyenas, giraffes, zebras, wildebeests, and various antelope species. The conservancy’s expansive grasslands, acacia woodlands, and riverine habitats provide ideal conditions for wildlife viewing.

Ol Kinyei Conservancy

Ol Kinyei Conservancy is a community-owned wildlife conservancy located in the Maasai Mara ecosystem of Kenya. It is part of the Greater Mara Ecosystem, renowned for its rich biodiversity and stunning landscapes. The conservancy is owned and managed by the local Maasai community, who are stewards of the land and partners in conservation. The conservancy operates under a community-based conservation model, where the community derives direct benefits from wildlife tourism while actively participating in conservation efforts. Visitors to Ol Kinyei Conservancy pay conservation fees, which directly support community development projects, wildlife conservation initiatives, and sustainable livelihood programs for the local Maasai community. These fees play a crucial role in funding the conservancy’s operations and contributing to its long-term sustainability.

Big Cat Safari Experience

Experience a special journey in some of the finest wildlife areas in the world to see the majestic big cats. Take in four very diverse habitats and immerse yourself in an authentic wildlife and cultural safari among pioneering and globally recognized conservancies that are engaging communities in a meaningful way.

Mara Nyika Camp

Mara Nyika Camp

Experience the Great Migration up close through these luxury tented camps that are blended into nature and provide a view like no other.