Mara Expeditions is a Safari Tour Operator based in Nairobi, Kenya, specializing in mountain climbing, scenic and wildlife safaris, cultural, religious, and historical diversity. Mara Expeditions is an owner-managed tour company, formed in 2008. Although we have a soft spot for mountaineering and hiking, we offer everything from adventure, camping safaris & luxury lodges, or tented camp tours. Whatever your preference may be, we will bring it right to you in the wilderness.
The mountains are place of extreme calm and offer so much more than you can imagine. While there are a lot of reasons as to why a trip to the mountains is the best idea, here are 7 really important ones.
2. Unmatched beauty
3. Tranquility and peace
4. The fresh air
5. Adventures of a lifetime
6. Get some exercise
7. The people
Only three mountains in Africa are covered by a glacier: the Mount Kenya massif, the Rwenzori mountains in Uganda, and the continent’s highest Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.
Kilimanjaro is not only Africa’s tallest mountain but also the world tallest free-standing mountain. The summit named “Uhuru” peak stands at 5,895m above sea level.
Game drive adventure, excursion entails viewing wild game in their natural habitat. Find Africa’s iconic and elusive wildlife from the comfort of a customized safari vehicle and led by a certified professional naturalist. Accommodation can be pre-planned at the luxurious lodges, tented camps or even simple fly camps.
There are many optional hiking trails ranging from the arduous mountains hikes to walks…. Ngong Hills, Ololua nature trails, Mt Longonot, the Aberdares, Kilimambogo, Karura forest are just some of the best hiking trails for solo hikers, family, friends, and workmates.
Explore the north, the most unexploited travel destination in Kenya. The untouched rich culture, the largest desert we have in East Africa, and the cradle of mankind. Visit Jade sea also known as Lake Turkana, the world’s largest permanent desert lake and the largest alkaline lake.
Danakil depression is amazing, one the hottest places all-year-around anywhere on earth. Only the Awash River flows into the depression where it ends in a chain of lakes that are high in salinity. This is for those who love nature, culture, history and adventure.
Water sport activities can be accomplished above and below water in several water masses: -rivers, dams, lakes, seas and oceans. The activities vary from river swimming, fishing, rafting, canoeing… The lakes, seas, oceans offer more intense activities – speedboats, scuba diving, snorkeling, jet-skiing, parasailing……
The drill is for the risk-takers. Having fun in the water is undoubtedly one of the most adventurous activities appreciated by both adults and kids. Adrenalin stunts offer plenty of ways to have fun along with developing strength, coordination, and fitness. These include (a) White water rafting (b) Canoeing (c) Sky diving (d) Kite surfing (e) Paragliding (f) Flyboarding (g) Bungee jumping (h) High ropes (i) Snorkeling …… etc
A beach holiday in particular has it’s own healing powers and a special way of renewing our perspectives. This true sense of relaxation brings us all back to our lives with a rejuvenated sense of purpose and a de-cluttered mind. Our responsibilities, even the ones we love can easily complicate our lives. Relax!!! Life is simple.
Mt Kenya traverse Sirimon-Naromoru combines the drier/ easier Sirimon route and the shorter but steeper Naromoru route. Accommodation either in bunkhouse/ tent. Overview: Mount Kenya has been thought of and held in reverence by the local communities as God`s residence. The snow on the peaks astonished the explorers who could not figure out its existence...
5 Day Mt Kenya crossover climb Sirimon - Chogoria, a classic trek combining two of the most splendid routes. Sirimon route is a gentle ascent trail while the Chogoria route is the most scenic, have an acclimatization day to boost summit-reach success rate. Mount Kenya has been thought of and held in reverence by the...
5 Days Mt Kenya climb Sirimon route termed as "easy climb". It is a 5-Days 4-nights to Point Lenana 4,985m asl, and back. Accommodation in Old Moses camp, Shipton's camp via Mackinder's valley. Sunrise from Mt Kenya. Sirimon route is considered by many to represent one of the easiest routes in Mt Kenya to reach...
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Mara Expeditions, Karen Homestays, Fana Rd, Off Fana Lane, P.O. Box 221034 - 00400, Nairobi, Kenya.
+254 732-704-281, +254 717-117-383