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Testimonials

Everything was perfect! The organization, the gorillas and your country too.

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- J Gurria, Mexico, October 2013

Robert was extremely friendly & helpful. We enjoyed our time and his professional approach. Thank you!

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- D & K Pearse, USA, June 2012

Excellent efficient service and a very friendly and informative guide. The hotel and lodge staff were all very helpful and welcoming. Gorilla trekking was wonde...

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- J&J Hoggett, UK, October 2012


Reviews about Journeys Discovering Africa

Maasai Mara

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Safari Highlights

Spend three days exploring the Mara with morning and afternoon game viewing drives. Maasai Mara is one of Africa’s greatest wildlife reserves. Acacia dotted plains, tree-lined rivers and woodlands are abundant with wildlife and an array of birdlife. Game viewing is spectacular year round; you may see a pride of lions stalking their prey, observe a herd of elephant and their fascinating social structure, or see pods of hippo wallowing in the rivers.

The Mara plays host to one of the natural wonders of nature – The Great Wildebeest Migration. An estimated two million animals migrate in a year-round pattern through Tanzania and Kenya, following the rain. Around July/August each year, huge herds of wildebeest and zebra begin making dramatic river crossings and the grasslands of the Mara are covered by a mass of moving wildebeest as far as the eye can see, offering easy opportunity for crocodile and predators that are never far away.

Cottar's 1920s Camp Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner