The 4am start is immensely worth it as you climb up and over the canopy of trees that follow the Masai Mara River and you look out at miles and miles of beautiful Africa. Everyone so thrilled at what can be seen below, the hippos, buffalo, elephants and much much more.
|The balloon being heated up|
|View of the Mara Triangle as we heat up|
|sun starting to pop up over the horizon|
|The winding Mara River|
|Our balloon shadow over the long tall grass|