Masai Mara National Reserve is a reserved savannah wilderness in the southwestern part of Kenya. Together with Serengeti National Park in Tanzania, as they share the same ecosystem they form one of the world top safari game viewing ecosystem. Masai Mara National Reserve covers 1,510square Kilometers and is about 27km from Nairobi Capital city by road which takes 5-6 hours and 40-45 minutes by flight from Nairobi Wilson Airport. 5-6 hours road drive, takes you to one of the games of Masai Mara National reserve; Oloololo Gate, Ololoimutia Gate, Sekenani Gate, Musiara Gate, Talek Gate, and Sandriver Gate.
The reserve offers many attractions as its home to a year around excellent concentration of game viewing paradise including famous millions of wildebeest, zebras, elephants, big cats (Lions, cheetahs and Leopards) alongside migratory corridor, endangered black rhino, large hippos and crocodiles and recorded 450 bird species in the reserve.
Mara Ecosystem, encompasses Mara Triangle and lots of conservancies including Koiyaki, Lemek, Ol Chorro Oirowua, Mara North, Olkinyei, Siana, Maji Moto, Naikara, Ol Derkesi, Kerinkani, Oloirien, and Kimintet. Also, there are many accommodations built within and outside the Masai Mara National Reserve consisting Lodges, Tented Camps and camping grounds.