Things to Do in Masai Mara

There are numerous activities in Masai Mara which range from luxury experiences such as Hot Air Balloon flights over the plains where you can see wildlife down below, to less costly bush meals and nature walks or wildlife treks. Some of the most popular activities are brief visits to a traditional Maasai tribal village during which travelers get a fascinating glimpse into the unique way of life of these nomadic peoples. Tourists visiting Masai Mara may book these activities below in advance of their visit to Kenya.



Game Drives

Included in virtually all safari packages, some may want to book specialized night game drives or full day photographer drives.

Hot Air Balloon Safaris

A thrilling and romantic once in a lifetime experience, Balloon Safaris which take place at dawn are costly yet just so worth the price.

Maasai Village Visit

Experience a traditional Maasai manyatta village and get a glimpse into the unique way of life of this proud and famous nomadic tribe of East Africa.

Walking Safaris & Nature Hikes

Nature walks can be done in the main Mara reserve though longer treks and walking safaris only happen in conservancies outside the main reserve.

Horseback Safaris

Experience the charm of a romantic, close-to-nature experience, Horseback Safaris are only provided by limited operators in the larger Mara eco system.

Bush meals & Sundowners

Lodges & Camps offer a variety of activities such as enjoying a sundowner at a scenic spot or having a romantic candlelit dinner in the wilds of Africa.

Customized Activities in Masai Mara

Families, Individual travelers or even corporate groups may their own preferences for expereinces they want to enjoy during their visit to Masai Mara. Drop us a line to arrange these via one of our verified expert providers.



book a masai mara safari

Book a 3 day, 4 day or 5 day Masai Mara Safari. You may also see our Kenya Safari tours right here.

wildlife in masai mara

Quite literally an Anila Kingdom of sorts, the diversity and quality of wildlife in Masai Mara is simply amazing. Clock here to learn more.