Located in the heart of Kenya’s Maasai Mara National Reserve, this luxurious tented camp offers guests the chance to witness some of the most incredible wildlife encounters on the planet. Here are just 10 of the amazing wildlife experiences you can have during your stay at Sentinel Mara Camp:
Witness the Great Wildebeest Migration
Each year, millions of wildebeest, zebra, and gazelle make their way across the Maasai Mara in search of fresh grazing grounds. During your stay at Sentinel Mara Camp, you’ll have a front-row seat to this awe-inspiring spectacle.
Get up close and personal with Lions
Known for their elusive nature, leopards can be difficult to spot in the wild. However, at Sentinel Mara Camp, you’ll have a good chance of seeing these sleek predators in their natural habitat.
Observe Cheetahs in Action
The Maasai Mara is one of the best places in the world to see cheetahs in action. These lightning-fast predators can reach speeds of up to 70 mph, making for an exhilarating wildlife encounter.
Watch Elephants in Their Natural Habitat
With their massive size and gentle demeanour, elephants are some of the most fascinating creatures in the animal kingdom. At Sentinel Mara Camp, you’ll have the opportunity to see these majestic giants up close and learn about their behaviour from knowledgeable guides.
Experience a Birdwatching Paradise
The Maasai Mara is home to over 500 species of birds, making it a paradise for birdwatchers. During your stay at Sentinel Mara Camp, you’ll have the chance to spot everything from eagles and vultures to storks and cranes.
Learn About Maasai Culture
The Maasai people have lived in the Mara region for centuries and have a rich cultural heritage. At Sentinel Mara Camp, you’ll have the opportunity to learn about Maasai traditions and customs from local guides.
See Hippos in Their Natural Habitat
The Mara River is home to a large population of hippos, one of the most fascinating creatures in the animal kingdom. During your stay at Sentinel Mara Camp, you’ll have the opportunity to see these massive mammals up close as the camp is set up along the Mara River.
Marvel at the Diversity of Wildlife
From giraffes and zebras to hyenas and jackals, the Maasai Mara is home to an incredible diversity of wildlife. During your stay at Sentinel Mara Camp, you’ll have the chance to see all these creatures and more in their natural habitat.
Go on a Guided Nature Walk
Take a break from the game drives and explore the Mara on foot with a guided nature walk. During your walk, you’ll have the opportunity to see smaller animals and plants up close and learn about the intricate relationships between different species in the ecosystem. The knowledgeable guides at Sentinel Mara Camp can take you on a leisurely stroll or a more challenging hike, depending on your preferences. This is a great way to experience the beauty of the Maasai Mara at a slower pace and connect with nature on a deeper level.
In conclusion, if you’re looking for a once-in-a-lifetime wildlife experience, look no further than Sentinel Mara Camp. With its luxurious accommodations, knowledgeable guides, and incredible wildlife encounters, this is a trip you’ll never forget.