Where to see Hyenas in Kenya. Kenya is one of the best places to see Hyenas in Africa. Major specie of hyenas in Kenya is the spotted hyenas this is spotted majorly in Maasai Mara National reserve and conservancy. Here below are the best places where to see Hyenas in Kenya.
Maasai Mara National Reserve
The Maasai Mara national Reserve is one of the finest wildlife destinations in the world. The reserve offers excellent chances of seeing the spotted hyenas, other animals to see in the reserve include Big Five, Cheetah, serval, bat-eared foxes, balck backed and side-striped jackals, hippos, crocodiles, baboons, warthog, topi, elands, Thompson’s gazelle, Grant’s gazelle, impalas, waterbucks, oribi, reed buck and zebras. Depending on the time you see in the reserve you will also have an opportunity to see hyenas hunt the wildebeests during the great migration. Spotted hyenas in the reserve can be seen at up-close if you stay at Rekero Camp and Little Governors’s Camp.
Maasai Mara Conservancy
In Maasai Mara Conservancy located in the north-western zone of the Masai Mara ecosystem it also offers great chances of seeing spotted hyenas. At the Conservancy if you stay at Kichera Mara Camp, Kicheche Bush Camp, Kicheche Valley Camp, Naboisho Camp, Elephant Pepper Camp and Ol Kinyei Adventure Camp you will be able to see the spotted hyenas up-close.
Laikipia Wildlife Forum
Seeing hyenas at Laikipia Wildernesses is best done when you stay at Lewa Wilderness Camp and Kicheche Laikipia Camp. Laikipia offers visitors th freedom and space to walk, ride, cycle and camp among a diversity of wildlife and wild landscapes against the dramatic backdrop of Mountain Kenya.
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How to book a safari to Kenya?
Booking a Safari Trip to Kenya to see Hyenas, once you have your planned dates of travel confirmed we will need you to send us an email here so that we check for availability of services online once we confirm all services are available for your planned dates we will let you know so that we can send you a draft itinerary to start planning for your safari trip to Kenya. Once you confirm the itinerary we will send you an invoice for you to make a deposit, Once the payment is done and we have received it on our account we will go ahead and secure all services accordingly. It is advised to book your safari to Kenya in advance at least 2-3 months’ prior your visit especially if you are planning to travel in the peak season of June to October.
Kenya Tourist Visa Advice
You will need to purchase the tourist visa to get to Kenya. Many travelers prefer obtaining their visas before they come to Kenya this is the best option and you will be able to get the Kenya Tourist Visa online upon paying USD51.00 for Tourist Visa
Where to stay best for sighting Hyenas in Kenya
Lodge options to stay in where best to see Hyenas in Kenya range from Budget, mid-range to luxury options. You will choose what to stay in depending on your interests and budget. Contact us here for details.
What is the best time to see Hyenas in Kenya?
Sighting Hyenas in Kenya is done throughout the year and the best time is during the months of December to February and then June to October which is relatively drier than March to May and November this offers great sightings and easy shoots.
Why book with Eco Adventure Safaris your Safari Trip to Kenya to see Hyenas?
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