List of airstrips in maasai mara
Maasai Mara National Reserve can be accessed by both road transport and by flights with a good number of domestic scheduled flights operating between Wilson airport in Nairobi and other airstrips around the reserve taking only 45 minutes. The popular domestic airlines operating daily are Airkenya and Safarilink which have flights on daily basis.
Maasai mara has 8 airstrips distributed in all the national reserve as highlighted below:
- Shikar Airstrip
This is located on the Northern part of Maasai Mara serving more luxuries camps like David Livingstone Camp, Elephants Peper camp, Royal Mara Camp and Duma Camp.
- Ngerende Airstrip
This connects guests to several camps like Mara Safari Camp, Richards Camp, Ngerende Island Lodge, Kicheche Mara Camp and Saruni Camp.
- Musiara Airstrip
One of the best and famous Airstrips in Msai Mara national Reserve that serves the best camps in the reserve like Governor’s Camp, Moran Camp, Serian Camp and Little Governor’s Camp.
- Ol Kiombo Airstrip
Ol Kiombo Airstrip is ocated in the North of Talek River serving guests at Porini Lion Camp, Fig Tree, Mara Explorer, Naibor Camp, Mara Intrepids, Base Camp, Kicheche Bush Camp, Nyumbu Camp and Rekero Camp.
- Keekorok Airstrip
The airstrip is not much busy, located in the Southeast of Maasai mara giving one access to Lonalet Hill and Ol tukai Hill but connects to some camps and lodges like Cottars 1920;s Camp, Keekorok Lodge, Mara Sarova, Salas Camp, Mara Simba, Sekenani Camp and many more.
- Sian Springs Airstrip
This serves mainly Mara Bushtop, Ol Seki Hemingways MARA, Siana Springs Camp, leleshwa camp, porini Main Camp and others.
- Maasai Mara Serena Airstrip
This solely serves Mara Serean Lodge with few neighboring camps around.
- Kichwa Tembo Airstrip
This caters for clients mostly staying in the North most region covering camps like: Bateleur Camp, Kichwa Tembo Camp, Mpata lodge, Kilima camp and Olonana.
Other airstrips include: Maasai mara Cottars, Maasai mara Olare Orok, Maasai mara Buffalo