A safari to the north via the high shoulder of Mountain Kenya to the Game Reserve of Samburu. Here the Ewaso Nyiro River supports a wide variety of game among them elephant, buffalo, cheetah leopard, lion, grevy’s zebra, reticulated giraffe, oryx and the long necked gerenuk. This park is popular for the 3 cats.
Day 1: Nairobi – Samburu game reserve
Pick up from your hotel at 0800 hrs and passing the majestic Mt. Kenya en route to the open savannah of Samburu Game Reserve arriving in good time for lunch at a lodge .Here we find of palms and woodland by the Ewaso Nyiro River which provides water for the animals and some relief from the equatorial sun. Late afternoon game drives followed by dinner and overnight stay at Samburu lodge or Samburu Sopa Lodge.
Day 2: Samburu game reserve
Full day games viewing and exploring the Samburu reserve, optional visit to Samburu village at an extra cost. Meals and overnight stay at Samburu lodge or Samburu Sopa Lodge.
The highlights of Samburu game reserve is the spectacular scenic beauty, rivers and forests. It is an area where the local people have a rich and colorful heritage. The reserves have numerous permanent springs and a wealth of wildlife which includes leopard, hippo, elephant, lion, reticulated giraffe, gravy’s zebra and crocodile in the Ewaso Nyiro River. Over 365 species of birds have been identified in the sanctuaries.
Day 3: Samburu – Nairobi
Pre-breakfast game drive, after breakfast depart for Nairobi arriving in the afternoon where the tour ends