3 Days Samburu Safari
3 Dyas Samburu Safari tour explores Samburu, Shaba and Buffalo springs game reserves in northern Kenya. The scenic drive to Samburu is via five distinct climatic subregions with views of local homesteads, coffee, tea, pineapple and subsistence farming activities.
Mount Kenya (Kenya’s highest mountain and national symbol) shall be seen. Tour is an opportunity to view unique wildlife species like Oryx, Gerenuk, Somali Ostrich, Grevy’s zebra, Reticulated giraffe and other wild animals peculiar to this semi-arid region.
Accommodation is provided in the optional economy, standard or luxury safari lodges and tented camps. Transport is in customized open-top safari mini-vans. The option of a 4 x 4 Land cruiser jeep is at a supplementary cost.
Departure & Return Location: Departs Nairobi / Returns Nairobi
Departure Time: 0730hrs
Day 1: Nairobi – Samburu 340Km: Approximately 5-6 hrs
0730hrs: Pickup from Nairobi airport / Nairobi hotel Proceed via the central highlands of Kenya with views of coffee, tea, sisal, pineapple and subsistence farming activities. Local African homesteads dot the red-soiled slopes of this region. View the Mount Kenya with its snowcapped peaks along the safari route. Afternoon game viewing drives the Samburu, Shaba and Buffalo Springs reserves. Overnight at your Samburu safari lodge or tented camp.
Meal Plan: Lunch, Dinner
Day 2: Samburu
The day shall be spent with game viewing drives / relaxing interludes at the Samburu game reserve. Game viewing drives in this dry and scenic game reserve are concentrated along the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River. This is where most wildlife is found. Elephant, Giraffe, Zebra, Lion, Cheetah, Buffalo, Oryx and other animal species may be seen. Overnight at your Samburu luxury lodge or tented camp.
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3: Samburu – Nairobi
Morning game viewing drives at the Samburu. An exit game viewing drive shall follow. Depart Samburu for Nairobi with a lunch stop en-route. Arrive Nairobi in the late afternoon. Drop off at your Nairobi hotel / Nairobi airport. Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch.
What to Expect
Tour is an opportunity to view unique wildlife species like Oryx, Gerenuk, Somali Ostrich, Grevy’s zebra, Reticulated giraffe and other wild animals peculiar to this semi-arid region.
- Samburu game reserve
- Local cultures, subsistence, and commercial farming activities
- Snowcapped Mount Kenya
- Different climatic and vegetation zones
- Orynx, Gerenuk, Somali ostrich, Grevy’s zebra, Reticulated Giraffe, Elephant etc
- Samburu tribes & culture
Choose economy, standard or luxury accommodation option depending on safari budget/style
Standard lodge option: Samburu Sopa Lodge
Economy camp option:Sentrim Samburu camp
- Transport in a customized pop up top safari mini-van
- Services of experienced English/other language speaking driver/ guide
- Stay in the economy, standard or luxury lodges / tented camps ( please choose)
- Game viewing drives
- Game reserve entrance fees
- Government taxes and local levies
- Pick up/drop off at Nairobi hotel or residence
- The flying doctors medical, emergency and rescue cover
- Bottled drinking water in a safari vehicle
- Meals on safari
- Other bottled drinks
- Items/services of a personal nature
- Packing items on safari
- Tips or gratuities
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