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Mara River

Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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Eymet, France
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

Loads of hippos and crocs, but sadly missed the crossings, a guide took us around, it was good to be able to walk, instead of being in a vehicle all the time

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

we were fortunate to see the wildebeest crossing the river Mara. there could be long waits at times and may need to explore multiple crossing points, as indicated by the hoof-stamps

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Cape Town, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

The Mara river is memorizing,its abundant river life in the form of hippo,crocodiles and life giver to many animals and birds.And of course the migration crossings are spectacular.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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76 reviews 76 reviews
35 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

Witnessed an early start to the migration and saw wildebeest and zebra crossing. Many hippos and crocs also around, along with birdlife.

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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

3 days safari to maasai mara will be memorable to me and my hubby.The second day in mara we had a full day game drive.The driver take us to mara river to see wildebeest crossing but we cried to see some of wildebeest been eaten by crocodiles.We were amazed by our driver because he could spot animals from a distance.We... More

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Abilene, Texas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We had the amazing opportunity to watch the Wildebeest migration which was incredible. Wonderful wildlife.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The Mara River is a breathtaking part of the Masai Mara and thanks to JT Safaris, I have now seen it 3 times and am planning my fourth trip with JT Safaris for this November. I am totally addicted to the Mara and thanks to JT Safaris' extremely reasonable prices, I am able to continue my visits every year.

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Felsted, United Kingdom
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10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We had a brilliant experience from Nairobi with JT safaris (Julius Nzumbi). We would recommend it to everyone visiting kenya. We saw the wildebeeste crossing the river on three separate occasions which was a totally magical experience. Had a fantstic visit

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

After four hours drive from Nairobi which i am used to for the last last 7 years, we finally arrived at the Maasai Mara with my family, we checked in at our Tented camp where we stayed for 4days/3nights. We had unlimited game drives which enabled us to see all the BIG FIVE as well as many more game including... More

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Southampton, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Safari drivers BLOCKED the Great Migration - literally PARKED in the path of the wildebeast and zebra - frightening them to the point of TURNING THE ANIMALS BACK

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