4 day Northern Kenya

samburu reserve picnic

This safari visits the Central highlands and the Samburu region north of Mount Kenya. Both places are known for their scenery, highlighted by the snow-capped Mount Kenya and ruggedly picturesque semi-arid Samburu . On this trip you have the chance to see unique local species of animals - such as Grevy's Zebra in Samburu.


-Visit Samburu National Reserve and Aberdare National Park.
- Stay at Safari Properties which offer luxurious accommodation and a range of amenities.
- Embark on 4 Private Safari gamedrives in Samburu, with our Professional Driver-Guide, dedicated to making your trip a success.
- Observe animals at a salt lick from the balcony of your lodge.
- Picturesque scenery as you travel through the lush Central Highlands and the semi~arid Samburu area in mid Northern Kenya.
- Opt for a Savannah Picnic Lunch in the game reserve - at no extra cost.
- Meet the colorful Samburu people, a nomadic tribe of Kenya, during a visit to a traditional Maasai village.
- Tour departs daily, subject to availability, Starting and Ending in Nairobi.
- Option of adding several activities such as Nature walks and enjoying a relaxing massage during your trip { optional activities are at additional cost }


Day 1
Depart from your Nairobi hotel in the morning at 8am for the semi-arid Samburu Game Reserve. Enroute stop briefly at the Equator Crossing point. Arrive Samburu in time for lunch. Relax after lunch and then take an afternoon gamedrive at 3.30pm to 6.30pm. Dinner and overnight at Samburu Sopa Lodge.

Day 2
Full day at Samburu including morning and afternoon gamedrives. Rest of the day at leisure. Dinner and overnight at the Samburu Sopa Lodge.

Day 3
After early morning game drive and breakfast, depart for a leisurely drive to the lush central highlands near Mount Kenya. Arrive at the colonial era Aberdare Country Club for lunch, after which you will be transferred to the Aberdare National Park, checking into The Ark. a historic lodge that is located in the park. Spend afternoon watching the forest animals from the viewing deck / balcony of the lodge. Lunch, dinner and overnight at The Ark Lodge.

Day 4
Depart for Nairobi by 10am after a morning gamedrive and a leisurely breakfast. Arrive Nairobi by mid afternoon around 3pm. Onward transfer to the airport for your flight home.

Accomodation during the Safari

Day 1 : Samburu Sopa, Samburu National Reserve

Day 2 : Samburu Sopa, Samburu National Reserve

Day 3 : The Ark Lodge, Aberdare National Park

Day 4 : Leisurely drive back to Nairobi


leopards samburu
samburu sopa bedroom
gazelle herd
serena mountain lodge view

price & dates

Rates are per person sharing in US Dollars. Pax stands for "passenger".
Rates depend on number of people travelling together in one vehicle hence 2 [two people] , 4 and 6 pax.

Travel Dates Per Person Sharing (US $)
Number of People Travelling >>> 2-3 pax 4-5 pax 6 pax
03 Jan - 31 Mar 2023 970 795 740
01 Apr - 30 May 2023 930 755 700
01 Jun - 30 Jun 2023 955 780 725
01 Jul - 30 Sept 2023 1030 855 800
01 Oct - 21 Dec 2023 970 795 740
22 Dec - 02 Jan 2024 1030 855 800

Tour Price Includes:
-Accommodation as specified in the itinerary on Fullboard* basis in the lodges, and on Bed & Breakfast basis in Nairobi.
- Exclusive transport in a safari tour microbus with a gameviewing roof hatch and UHF radio.
- 6 safari gamedrives for the tour.
- Services of a professional, English speaking Driver-guide including all his expenses/allowances.
- Fuel, driver and car park fees, driver's allowance.
- All park entry fees for clients, driver cum guide and vehicle.
- 24 hour Back Up support if required.

* Full Board basis includes 3 meals per full day starting with Lunch , ending with Breakfast.

Tour Price Excludes:
- International flight tickets and visa costs.
- Tips, drinks, laundry, calls, and all such costs of a personal nature.
- Credit Card Surcharge of 5 to 7% will apply or Bank Transfer Fees of USD 50.

To Enquire about this Safari, tell us How many you are [ Adults / Children], required Room Plan, and your Dates of Travel - we shall reply promptly, usually before 12 hours: In case of Children please state the age at the time of Travel: