Big Cat Photo Safari in the Maasai Mara
7 days from £1975*
Travelling just before the Mara’s high season sets in this is a perfect tour either the first time visitor or the more seasoned safari connoisseur and is designed for any level of photographic knowledge. Both photographers and non-photographers are welcome on this tour, which will be characterised by maximizing time in the field to take advantage of the Maasai Mara’s excellent game viewing and photographic opportunities. Therefore potentially staying out in the field for long periods.
The luxury-tented accommodation at 'Mara Intrepids Camp' provides an excellent standard of cuisine and large beautifully furnished tents with a veranda and set along the banks of the Talek River. The facilities in each fully serviced tent include power charging points, well presented en suite bathrooms with hot water showers and flushing toilets. This is a lovely mid sized and secure tented camp enjoying a premium position in the reserve where plentiful game is right on the doorstep. We use good-sized game viewing vehicles with open sides and roof hatches, great for photography.
This is a Small Group Tour
On arrival at Nairobi international airport you will be met and enjoy a transfer to the comfortable ‘Eka Hotel’ for your overnight accommodation
After breakfast you will be transferred to Wilson airport where you will transfer by bush plane to the Maasai Mara and where you will meet your hosts. After lunch embark on your first game drive in this wildlife rich reserve.
Four days of extended morning and afternoon game drives focusing on the big cats, such as Lion, Leopard and Cheetah. In addition our drives will encounter the many other endemic plains game species such as Zebra, Thomson and Grants gazelle, giraffe, elephant and hippo.
Final morning game drive, followed by check out and lunch before the afternoon bush flight returning to Nairobi ready for your late evening flight home. Transfer from Wilson airport to Nairobi’s international airport, via a stop at Ole Sereni hotel before your onward flights home.
Cost £1975 per person based on two people sharing and does not including international flights.
NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
Maximum group size of 8 clients
All meals included at the camp; including lunch on the final day and an additional 8kg of luggage allowance (total 23kg) provided exclusively for this special photo safari.
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* Based on 2 persons and not including flights