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Olare Orok Conservancy

#3 of 16 things to do in Masai Mara National Reserve Features Animals
Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
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Like a zoo without bars

A well-run conservancy is often far better than a national park for game viewing because of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Duckdan
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Falls Church, VA
The best

Now incorporated with the Motorogi Conservancy, this is my favourite place to visit in the Masai... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sarah G
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A well-run conservancy is often far better than a national park for game viewing because of the care that local people and conservationists take to preserve the environment and the wildlife. Olare Orek is one of the best. If you can't find the animals you're...More

Thank Duckdan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Now incorporated with the Motorogi Conservancy, this is my favourite place to visit in the Masai Mara. As a private conservancy run by the Masai people and with only a few small camps it really is the best place for a safari experience. No mini...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I briefly visited this conservancy as it borders another that I was staying in. It has a really nice landscape and excellent game viewing. As with other conservancies there are fewer vehicles which i like. Hopefully i will get to drive around it again soon!

Thank CalvinB90
Reviewed 13 February 2017

As often said before, conservancies are today the reason why the Masai Mara thrives, inspite of insanely large bed numbers. Privacy and gameviewing on conservancies is by and large better, due to smaller guest numbers.

Thank Safariafficionado
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Because its a private conservancy fewer vehicles are permitted meaning more relaxed wildlife viewing. Vehicles can also go off road. The wildlife itself is fantastic- several leopards have territory in the area including Fig, her son Olare and Kabosho's offspring. Multiple prides of lions also...More

Thank sj1904
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This camps in this area observe much stricter rules about guiding and as a result, there is less crowding around any of the wildlife. As well, the camps take more care to look after the environment. Staying on the conservancy instead of the reserve should...More

Thank artslover
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The lovely conservancy Olare Orok Conservancy adjacent to the Masai Mara enjoys a few benefits well worth to heed. For one not being in the actual Mara means there are no park fees. Furthermore, it is less packed when it comes to the number of...More

Thank Henrik_Nordlander
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We were delighted to experience flare Orok conservancy in the Masai Mara. Pray that this world treasure can be preserved.

Thank martinray2016
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent game reserve out side the Masai Mara. They only allow up to 94 visitor in total at any one time at thus reserve. The vehicles can go of track to follow the animal and only 5 vehicles can surround the animal at any one...More

Thank Jilesh03
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Owned by the Masai, few camps, with limited rooms and strict rules regarding the volume of vehicles around any one animal - mean less traffic in this truly wild life area. Proven by the sheer volume of animals in the Conservancy.

Thank SimonF1950
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