History / Background
This exclusive wildlife conservancy is one of the most beautiful wilderness areas in the Serengeti-Mara eco-system. This is pristine wilderness with open savannah plains, riverine forest, springs, streams and rivers, rolling hills and spectacular views across the Mara.
Ol Kinyei belongs to a Maasai community who have recently set aside the conservancy as a sanctuary for wildlife. The conservancy holds a wide variety of the animal species for which the Mara is famous including resident lions and leopards.
Location and Size
Ol Kinyei currently covers an area of 17,500 acres in the Koyaki Lemek area of the greater Mara ecosystem.
Ol Kinyei Conservancy is 270 kms from Nairobi by road – a 4 hour journey. It has its own airstrip for private charter flights and is 16 kms from the Siana airstrip used by the daily scheduled flights to Mara from Nairobi.
Park / Conservancy Fees
US$ Will get you the update soon.
There are a few places to stay. Mara Porini Camp is currently the only camp in Ol Kinyei Conservancy.
Within the Ol Kinyei conservancy guests enjoy morning , evening and night game drives, sundowners at scenic viewing points and escorted walks with Maasai guides. The camp is located less than 18 kms from the Maasai Mara park boundary.