VIDEO: Wildebeest crossing goes wrong 1


Dubbed as the 8th Wonder of the World famous for the great annual Wildebeest Migration it is without a doubt Africa’s most famous safari destination, the Maasai Mara.

The Maasai Mara National Reserve spans some 1,510 square kilometers and is 2,170 meters above sea level. The terrain of the reserve is primarily grassland with clumps of another of its main features; the distinctive acacia tree; one can also find lush forests especially along the river and streams.

The wildebeest migration however brings an array of excitement and flurry to the Kenyan landscape.

Once a year the grasslands get littered with tourist vans that shuttle visitors between the various points in the Mara.

Last year, a record of nearly 3 million wildebeest crossed the treacherous, crocodile infested Mara River; some proved to be more lucky than other in cheating death this time round.


Nderitu Ndegwa

With a Minor in English Literature and in his final year in pursuit of Journalism with Broadcasting as his Major, Nderitu is in charge of the Tourism docket on the Business desk. Nderitu loves a good laugh and can be considered extremely outgoing.

  • Su

    Nice video makes me want to get out there. …………..will tour companies really manage to change their vehicles? Is this realistic? Who’s behind importing the 4×4’s??………….The title of the video implies something shocking happened in the Mara……..

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