Northern Serengeti

Kogatende, which is in Northern Serengeti, near the Mara River is a great place to get away from the crowds since it is secluded and inaccessible, sandwiched between the Central Serengeti and Kenya’s Masai Mara National Reserve to the north.

Travelers who make it to this part of the Serengeti will be rewarded with breathtaking scenery, including green rolling hills, granite outcrops, and acacia woodlands dotting open savanna, incredible wildlife, and, most importantly, massive herds of wildebeest and zebra crossing the croc-infested Mara River during the Great Migration in June and July, and again in September and October. This area of the park is also home to a number of other attractions.

This section of the park is also home to the Serengeti’s highest concentration of elephants, as well as large concentrations of lion, leopard, cheetah, and hyena, as well as a variety of resident species including giraffe, topi, eland, and hippo.

The Mara River, which flows through the Northern Serengeti before entering Lake Victoria in the west, is without a doubt the centerpiece of this isolated Serengeti region. The river is home to massive hippos and a variety of wildlife, including giraffe, elephant, leopard, and lion.

Thousands upon thousands of wildebeest and zebra battle currents and massive Nile crocodiles to reach the opposite side of the Mara River, where they make their journey north into Kenya’s Masai Mara, between July and September.


mara Heritage Camp Room

Mara Heritage Camp Rooms

Our luxurious tents are all equipped with private bathrooms, flush toilets, 24 hours communication devices (walkie-talkies), and other important facilities.

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Mara Heritage Camp mess tent

Mara Heritage Camp Mess Tents

These tents are connected by paved paths to the camp’s mess tents that act as eating areas, which are positioned in front of the camp underneath soaring acacias.

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Mara Heritage Camp lounge

Mara Heritage Camp Lounge

The lounge area just near the mess tent is the tranquil chilling area with a small library of books, refreshments like coffee, beer, sodas, and your favourite snacks.

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