Olkiombo airstrip

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Altitude:1600 m.a.m.s.l.

A large airstrip on the north eastern end of Masai Mara national reserve, with facilities such as parking space, toilets and a small lounge.

Nearby and within walking distance are several tented camps.

What to do there?Camping, lodging, safari walks, bird watching, game drives in the area nearby. Otherwise fly into or catch a flight out of the place, though tickets may have to be booked elsewhere.

Or visit other attractions in Masai Mara, a list of which can be found on our attractions page.

Best time to visit?Any time of the year.

Location of Olkiombo airstripOlkiombo airstrip sits in the vast Savannah plains near the north eastern border of Masai Mara national reserve, between the Talek and Olare Orok rivers - right before they meet.

For more information on this location, please see the map below.

How to get there?By air or road, with the latter requiring a drive through the park's dirt roads and even Kenya's countryside - if coming from outside the park.

Or get there by air and have a short air safari while at it, with daily scheduled flights being available from the country's major airports.

For information on the park or its entrance fees, please see the Mara conservancy website.

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