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Mara River

Address: Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 NEW

A bit far but if you want to see hippos and crocs, you could include in the drive. This is the point where the wildebeest cross over during the migration, so,quite a few crocs there as well.

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Karen, Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

It was experience worth to repeat...Try out Mara River Experience with Tembea East Africa Safaris.. It was a spectacular to witness how the Wildebeest were crossing the Mara River,it was breath taking..

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Nairobi, Kenya
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

awesome experience we had, the plenty of wild Animals was just WoW!!!.... i thank prox adventures tours and travel ltd.... for that experience maasai mara is peaceful place to be with your loved ones or as corporate

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Wonderful to see the Mara River having seen it in many documentaries and photos. Unfortunately we didn't see any animals crossing the river however it was still a wonderful sight and so glad we didn't miss seeing it. Saw hippos and crocodiles.

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Red Deer, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

The Mara river is a great place to view the hippo's in their habitat. Also the African crocodile. Had a chance to view the Mara river from a hot air balloon ride.

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Wraysbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Teaming with hippos and crocodiles with the odd lion lurking in the wings just to welcome the newcomers...fab!!!

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newington sittingbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

AWESOME place to be fantastic things happening saw a crossing off my bucket list will never forget this it is a sad place but it is also the place where the circle of life continues

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

The migration had finished when we visited the river so it was very quiet. It did give us an idea though of where the wildebeest cross and why there are so many fatalities. We saw elephant here and some crocodiles and hippos. Worth a visit even without the migration.

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We had breakfast overlooking this river as part of a game drive and saw hippos crocs as well as game coming to drink . I was surprised at how big it was in the ' low water ' season

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Hubli-Dharwad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

though the drive to the river was long and bumpy ...it was worth taking the trouble....u can watch plenty of hippos, crocodiles and ofcourse the great migration across the river. if you travelled to kenya and not been to mara river is like travelling to a sacred place and not visiting the shrine...the river is full of activities !!! ......

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