The Masai have, for centuries, had to manage their environment so that they do not deplete the coverage of natural pastures for their herds. A Masai's herd is one of the most sacred and treasured possessions of the Masai. And in measuring their wealth by the number of cattle they have, the Masai prime consideration is their herd's well being. As such they only slaughter cattle on ceremonial occasions. And in walking their herds to new pastures they do so to allow pastures to regenerate so that in the future they will be able to return. It is not surprising as well, that their local knowledge of native herbs and remedies are second to none. And it is this local and ancient knowledge that they are keen to impart to all their guests. And this is why this is such a unique tour. You will learn about how they have developed a low environmental impact, about indigenous remedies which are their medicines and which have helped them survive. it's the ultimate eco tour .