The Maasailand Safari is an extraordinary opportunity to combine wildlife safaris in the great game parks of Kenya with a profound cross-cultural experience that will change your perspective on life. This Africa safari ranks as one of National Geographic’s “50 Best Trips of a Lifetime” for the truly authentic experiences that delve deep and provide uncommon access for interaction with indigenous people.
Based from specially built guest bungalows in the Maasai village of Merrueshi, explore the African savanna on foot with Maasai warriors who are expert naturalist guides, share stories with elders, discuss world issues of common concern, learn about wildlife conservation and animal husbandry, women’s issues, rites of passage, and discover the fine arts of beading, traditional healing, music and dance. Continue on to the Maasai Mara with your native guides to experience this world renowned wildlife area. This trip is especially recommended for families, school groups or other individuals who seek experiential learning and cultural insights among indigenous peoples.