Mara Intrepids is ideally located in the centre of the Masai Mara' s four game-viewing areas. Situated above a sweeping bend in the Talek River, Intrepid is only a short trip from the Mara River where one can witness the Migration crossing.
The remainder of the year the camp offers some of the world’s finest game viewing, with large local populations of plains game, elephants, rhinos, buffalos and all the big cats.
The camp comprises of 30 luxury tents spread across a large riverside site, ensuring all guests the optimum of peace and tranquility. Each tent is furnished in the classical original African safari style, with large four poster beds and handsome wooden furnishings with modern en-suite bathrooms, hot showers and toilets. The camp also boasts a swimming pool, spacious open dining area with sweeping views of the riverbank where a wide variety of animals come to drink. Conference facilities are also available.
The Masai Mara is one of the most beautiful and popular reserves in Africa. It is part of the traditional Masai lands, and its edges are dotted with manyattas (Masai shepherd' s villages). It is an integral part of the Serengeti ecosystem, divided in two by the vagaries of human geography. The wildlife is abundant throughout the year.
You will see hundreds of thousands of gnu and zebra in the reserve. Lion, cheetah, leopard, buffalo, elephant, rhino, giraffe, various antelopes, wildebeest, zebra and warthogs can often be seen on game drives in the area. The birdlife is also excellent around the camp and surrounding environs.