Masai Mara National Reserve, KenyaDay 2-5
There's something about the big skies, endless savanna and red-robed Maasai sharing their tribal lands with the big game of Africa, that's simply captivating. Camps and lodges range from modern Maasai to colonial 'Out of Africa', and most offer hot air balloon rides, which, from July-September, will reveal thousands of wildebeest having migrated here from the Serengeti.
Governors' Camp3 Nights
This traditional Masai Mara tented camp was originally reserved for Kenya's colonial Governors, hence its name and prime wildlife-viewing position alongside the Mara River. Turn this family-friendly safari into the trip of a lifetime, with a Governor's hot-air balloon flight.