Mara Triangle, Maasai Mara National Reserve

#1 of 40 in Wildlife in Rift Valley Province
Must see · Wildlife Area · National Park
See herds of zebras, giraffes, gnus, impalas, and elands (accompanied by the usual predators) at Mara Triangle, the northwestern part of the Masai Mara National Reserve. Open plains with tall grass and acacia forests are home to lions, cheetahs, leopards, spotted hyenas, and jackals, while along the Mara River you might spot crocodiles in action during migration periods. Run by a nonprofit organization, the triangle spans some 510 sq km (197 sq mi). Tour the reserve on a safari ride, and bring camping gear to stay in one of the public or private sites if you wish. Use our Maasai Mara National Reserve trip itinerary planning app to arrange your visit to Mara Triangle and other attractions in Maasai Mara National Reserve.
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  • We spent 3 nights in the Mara Reserve, then 3 nights in the Triangle in October. I was very impressed with the management of this area of the park. Rangers were visible frequently, roads well...  more »
  • Maasai Mara is one of Africa’s Greatest Wildlife Reserve, it stretches 1,510 sq km and raises 1,500-2,170 meters above sea level. Masai Mara hosts over 95 species of mammals and over 570 recorded...  more »
  • Breath taking beauty. Wild animals in abundance everywhere. The food is OK not great, but lots of it. Just keep mind you are in the middle of the wild so the services are amazing in that context.
  • There is no better safaris than those in Kenya, and depending on season the Mara is on top. You are guaranteed to see all you desire except the shy leopards.

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