After a nourishing breakfast, prepare yourself for a thrilling journey as you are transferred to Wilson airport for your flight to the awe-inspiring Masai Mara National Reserve. This wondrous region, offering picturesque scenery and abundant wildlife, stands as a testament to the untouched wilderness that existed a century ago.
Upon arrival, your personal guide will eagerly escort you to the Angama Mara Camp, where a luxurious five-night stay awaits you as part of their signature stay package. This includes a private vehicle to explore the famous Mara Triangle area, guided walking safaris along the Rift Valley Escarpment, and an unforgettable Mara Hot Air Balloon experience.
Angama Mara defies convention. Located high above the Maasai Mara, 300 meters below, its views stretch far and wide across one of Africa’s most iconic landscapes. Architect duo Silvio Rech and Lesley Carstens, along with Jan Allan, Kenya’s King of Canvas, have crafted Angama Mara’s elegant and classical tented suites. Each one boasts an 11-metre wide floor-to-ceiling glass front, offering the same breathtaking view, and daily sunrise theatre as hot air balloons float gently by.
Your days at Angama Mara are filled with endless possibilities. Open vehicle game drives in the Mara Triangle, with completely open vehicles equipped for comfort, allow close encounters with Africa’s Big Five and numerous other species. Your safari can be tailor-made according to your experience and interest, whether you’re a first-timer to Africa, an avid birder, or a photography enthusiast.
You may also embark on a rocking chair safari from the comfort of your deck. The staggering views and a spotting scope in the guest area offer glimpses of great herds of buffalo, solitary elephants, and various resident game around the lodge. Birding enthusiasts will find special joy here, high above the Maasai Mara.
For those who crave a closer connection with nature, walking safaris with Maasai Naturalists are available. They offer guided walks through forests and open areas along the edge of the Oloololo Escarpment. Learn the traditional ways of the Maasai people, enjoy singing and dancing along the way, and be treated to magnificent views of the Mara below.
Romance is not forgotten at Angama Mara. Enjoy intimate picnics for two on the crest of the Out of Africa kopje, accompanied by checked blankets, comfy cushions, canvas safari chairs, sparkling wine, and elegant food. This experience, unique to Angama Mara, resonates with movie lovers and romantics alike.
A stay at Angama Mara is a multifaceted experience, merging adventure, relaxation, culture, and romance into one unforgettable package. With its unparalleled location, design, hospitality, and tailor-made safaris, Angama Mara extends beyond a mere visit to a game reserve. It invites you to be part of a landscape, a community, and a story that you will carry with you long after you depart.