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Gallery: Maasai Mara

 

 

Maasai mara safari

Warthogs with a beautiful savanna in the background

Maasai mara safari

A herd of buffaloes, many of them had calves

Maasai mara safari

A buffalo with three birds on its back; they help it remain clean

Maasai mara safari

A herd of eland antelopes

Maasai mara safari

African elephants; it was a large family with many calves

Maasai mara safari

Another family of elephants with calves in the Mara Triangle

Maasai mara safari

An ostrich in the savanna

Maasai mara safari

There are many zebras within the reserve; they are beautiful!

Maasai mara safari

A zebra drinking water; since it’s the dry season, water is very scarce

Maasai mara safari

A baboon walking in the savanna

Maasai mara safari

A male lion resting in the shade

Maasai mara safari

A lioness enjoying her prey

Maasai mara safari

Three lion cubs; the smallest one is barely a couple of days old

Maasai mara safari

A lion carrying in its mouth the head of a wildebeest and a couple of vultures waiting

Maasai mara safari

Giraffes eating branches and a herd of wildebeest and zebras in the background

Maasai mara safari

This giraffe came out of the trees to greet us

Maasai mara safari

Cheetah, the fastest land animal in the world

Maasai mara safari

The Mara River goes from Kenya to Tanzania

Maasai mara safari

A herd of hippos enjoying the sun next to the Mara River

Maasai mara safari

One of the many herds of wildebeest we saw during their migration

Maasai mara safari

A wildebeest jumping over a ditch

Maasai mara safari

More wildebeest during the Great Migration

Maasai mara safari

A herd of wildebeest resting before sunset

Maasai mara safari

Sunset at the Maasai Mara (this picture has not been altered in anyway)

 

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