3-Days Samburu National Park
This safari aims at discovering the Northern part of Kenya (Samburu), predominantly occupied by the ethnic Samburu people of Kenya. Rich in culture and Wildlife, this is true wilderness and home to varieties of animals and birds rarely seen in other parts of the country. Here live the Beisa Oryx, Gerenuk, Grevy’s Zebra, the reticulated giraffe and Blue Shanked Somali Ostrich. All three big cats: lion, cheetah, and leopard can also be found here, as well as elephants, buffalo, and hippos. Other mammals frequently seen in the park include olive baboons, warthogs, Grant’s gazelles, Kirk’s Dik. This is called an unlimited game drive. Samburu is just one of those places in Kenya you want to enjoy a safari at next time you are in Kenya.
Day 1: Nairobi – Samburu National Reserve
Pick up from Jomo Kenyatta Airport or your Nairobi Hotel at 0700hrs and drive north to Samburu National Reserve to arrive at around 1300 hours in time for lunch. After lunch relax in your lodge or enjoy a swim and proceed for an afternoon game drive in the park famous as the place for the Samburu semi-nomadic tribesmen, the reticulated giraffe, the Grevy’s zebra gerenuk, beisa oryx and a host of the big game including elephant and lion. Dinner and overnight at Samburu Simba Lodge
Day 2: Full Day on Safari at Samburu Game Reserve
Full day at Samburu with morning and afternoon game drives. Rest of day at leisure. Samburu Game Reserve, which covers about 104 square kilometers. Ololokwe Table Mountain forms a dramatic backdrop to our game viewing. Samburu is also home to the third of Kenya’s giraffe species – the rare Reticulated Giraffe (only found in the Northern parks). This is also where you see the blue-legged Somali Ostrich, the long-necked Gerenuk gazelle and the straight-horned Beisa Oryx antelope. Overnight at Samburu Simba Lodge
Day 3: Samburu – Nairobi
Sunrise Morning game drive and then breakfast at your Lodge later check out and drive to Nairobi arriving at 1400hrs be taken to have Lunch at a Brazillian Restaurant Pampa Grill and later drop off at your respective hotel or Airport.
Meal Plan: Breakfast & Lunch
Rate in USD per person:
Tour Cost includes:
- Ground transport whilst on safari in a comfortable 8 seater minivan equipped for game viewing & photography
- Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide
- All accommodation
- Game drives
- Park Entrance Fees
- Bottled water whilst on safari
Tour Cost excludes:
- Accommodation on the first day & last day
- Tips, Laundry, Beverages/Drinks
- International flights
- Items of a personal nature
- Optional activities and any other extras not detailed in the above itinerary.