Most popular safari destinations in the world

The Masai Mara is one of the most popular safari destinations in the world, attracting visitors from all over the globe. This vast wilderness is home to a diverse range of wildlife, from majestic elephants and lions to rare birds and insects. At Sentinel Mara Camp, we offer guests the opportunity to experience the incredible wildlife of the Masai Mara up close, in a sustainable and responsible manner.

Here are just a few of the amazing animals that you might encounter during your stay at Sentinel Mara Camp:


The Masai Mara is famous for its lions, which can be spotted prowling across the plains or lounging in the shade. These magnificent creatures are the top predators in the Mara, and their roar can be heard for miles around. Lion sightings are common at Sentinel Mara Camp, and our expert guides will help you to track these impressive beasts and observe them in their natural habitat.


The Masai Mara is also home to a large population of elephants, which can often be seen walking in family groups across the savannah. These gentle giants are a joy to watch, and our experienced guides will ensure that you have the opportunity to observe them from a safe distance.


Leopards are one of the most elusive animals in the Masai Mara, but with our expert guides and trackers, you may be lucky enough to spot one during your stay at Sentinel Mara Camp. These solitary predators are known for their stealth and agility, and watching them move through the bush is an unforgettable experience.


The Masai Mara is home to a significant population of cheetahs, which can often be seen hunting on the plains. These sleek and graceful predators are the fastest land animals in the world, and observing them in action is a true highlight of any safari experience.


The Masai Mara is also a birdwatcher’s paradise, with over 500 species of birds recorded in the region. From the majestic martial eagle to the vibrant lilac-breasted roller, there is no shortage of beautiful and fascinating birds to observe in the Mara.

At Sentinel Mara Camp, we are committed to protecting the wildlife of the Masai Mara and ensuring that our guests have a responsible and sustainable safari experience. Our experienced guides are knowledgeable about the local wildlife and can provide you with valuable insights into the ecology and behavior of the animals you encounter.

Whether you are a first-time safari-goer or a seasoned traveler, a visit to Sentinel Mara Camp is sure to be an unforgettable experience. Come and explore the incredible wildlife of the Masai Mara with us and discover the magic of this unique and beautiful wilderness.


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