Masai Mara National Reserve offers breathtaking views and a chance to see Kenya’s “big five. The Masai Mara is the best park to visit to enjoy the spectacular annual wildebeest migration. Also worth a visit is Amboseli National Park. Located 160 miles from Nairobi, the park offers a stunning view of both Mt. Kilimanjaro and Mt. Meru.
Here you can enjoy an eclectic array of animals, including large herds of elephants, and wildlife habitats, such as swamps, from atop The Observation Hill.
The Serengeti, National park -Home to the Great Migration, the Serengeti easily makes its way into most bucket lists. The sheer diversity of wildlife makes it one of the most unique national parks in Africa. Also in Tanzania the Ngorongoro Crater which is teeming with wildlife- here you are almost guaranteed to see the all of the “Big 5 “ in one day. The lowlights of those two National Parks are that they get very crowded during the Peak Season.
Venture further to the quieter parks in the Southern Circuit-they are less visited and more remote but equally appealing for a safari. The parks include Ruaha National Park, Saadani National Park, Selous Game Reserve, Mikumi National Park and Udzungwa Mountains National Park.