Hot air balloon over Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya

Untouched Maasai Land: Safari of Ancient Cultures & Thrilling Wildlife

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited


Places Visited

Maasai Mara National Reserve, Chyulu Hills

Suggested Duration

8 Days

Immerse yourself in the authentic and unchanged culture of the Masai and enjoy a safari that mixes wildlife wonders with intimate traditions. Masai warriors lead you across the plains to reveal the resplendent mammals of the Mara and the intricacies of animal tracking. Then they invite you into their customs with a visit to local villages, and the chance to watch their iconic dances and ceremonies. Split across the Masai Mara and Chyulu Hills, this 8-day safari will combine rich culture with pristine...

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Trip Highlights

  • Wander across the Maaasai Mara grasslands on foot, guided by the knowledge and ancient wisdom of Maasai warriors
  • Discover the drama of the plains and watch the big cats as they stalk large herds of wildebeest, zebra, and Thomson's gazelle
  • Spend a day with a traditional Maasai community and learn about the intricacies of their culture
  • Hot air balloon above the Maasai Mara plains and enjoy an aerial impression of one of Africa's most sublime landscapes
  • Learn the tricks of animal tracking on game drives and walks with the Maasai
  • Find the Big Five and savor the exclusivity of the Mara by exploring two private conservancies, where the safari is limited to just a handful of visitors
  • Encounter antelope and zebra from a variety of angles, including on a unique horse riding safari
  • Enjoy bush dinners that are made even more personal when Maasai warriors dance around the crackling fire

Starting Price

$8,419 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

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  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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