When you talk about African Safari's the first thing that comes to mind are the beautiful and exotic animals. And in particular the animals which together are called the Big Five. The Big Five animals are the lion, leopard, rhinoceros (both south-central black and southern white species), elephant, and Cape buffalo. It's the reason for you to visit this wonderful place and really go on exploring to find them all, which in almost all the cases you will. It's a breath-taking experience to see these animals in the wild, and in their normal natural habitat. To see them mingle wich each other in big groups and doing their daily thing like sleeping, eating, hunting and just interacting with each other is already worth a trip to these beautiful lands. With the right local travel agents who can guide you and who respect the natural habitat you will undergo a once in a lifetime experience.
This large national game reserve in Narok, Kenya is also known by the name Masai Mara. The name is chosen in honor of the original Maasai people living there. A beautiful history tells the story of migration and the existince of this well preserved natural place. Important animals living here are lions, African leopards, cheetahs and the African bush elephants. It also hosts the Great Migration, making this one of the Seven Natural Wonders of Africa and one of the ten Wonders of the World. A true sight to visit at least once in your life time. The amount of wildlife population is immense, for example it contains over 1.3 million blue wildebeest, 500.000 Thomson's gazelles and 200.000 Grant's zebras. The chance of you finding wild animals here is extremely big.