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While the river contains hippopotami and crocodiles the surrounding area is bountiful with wildlife even without the migration. Lions, leopards, elephants, giraffe, cape buffalo, black rhinoceros, hyenas, cheetahs, jackals, wildebeest, zebras, impalas, gazelles, topi, elands, secretary birds, hornbills, crowned cranes, ostriches, long-crested eagles and on...More
We slept not 10 steps from the river hearing the hippos and birds. Unfortunately it was apparently the first year in recorded time the migration did not occur because of the heavy rains and lush grass in Tanzania. Spent several days watching and hoping for...More
Visit early in the month when there are fewer tourists. We enjoyed seeing copious birds, elephants, zebra, hippos, crocodiles, giraffe, wildebeest, hyenas, and so many more animals I can't list them all here.
We heard a zebra "bark" to get his herd to cross the Mara River from Tanzania's Serengeti back to the Mara grasslands of Kenya. Once he herded them across his call sounded more like the bray of a donkey. We stopped a a hippo area...More
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Hi, we were just at the river this Wednesday (18th) and the migration has not started yet but they said that within a week it would most likely start. Of course, there is never a guarantee and as others said, whatever you... More
Hi, we were just at the river this Wednesday (18th) and the migration has not started yet but they said that within a week it would most likely start. Of course, there is never a guarantee and as others said, whatever you see you would not be disappointed :)