3 Days Samburu Wildlife & Cultural safari
3 Days Samburu wildlife and cultural safari is an action-packed safari package offering a visit to Samburu national reserve as the main highlight of the safari, Samburu village, Katarina open market, and Lewa wildlife conservancy. 3 days Samburu wildlife and cultural safari Wildlife conservancy is your perfect Kenya safari package if you are looking for wildlife safari and cultural safaris.
Samburu national reserve is an excellent Kenya game viewing site located in southeastern corner of the Samburu district and lies in the semi-desert Rift Valley province, Samburu national reserve is a very scenic destination with visible mountains such as Koitogor and Ololokwe. Samburu national reserve habits many animals such as gerenuk, Grevy’s zebra, Oryx, reticulated giraffe, lion, cheetah, African leopard, elephant, Cape buffalo, hippopotamus olive baboon, warthogs, Grant’s gazelle, Kirk’s dik-dik, impala, waterbuck, black rhinoceros and many more which will make your game viewing safari a memorable one.
Lewa wildlife conservancy also known as Lewa Downs is another spot to be visited of this 3 days Samburu wildlife and cultural safari, this conservancy incorporates with Ngare Ndare Forest focusing on protection of black rhinos, gravy’s zebras, elephants, lions, cheetahs, giraffes and many more.
Highlights of 3 days Samburu wildlife and cultural safari
- Day 1: Transfer and Afternoon game drive
- Day 2: Morning game drive and Samburu Village tour
- Day 3: Transfer to Nairobi
Detailed itinerary of 3 days Samburu wildlife and cultural safari
Day 1: Transfer and Afternoon game drive
On the 1st day of the safari you are to transfer from Nairobi to Samburu national reserve, after your breakfast you will meet your safari driver and embark on your journey heading the spectacular Samburu national reserve located in the southern eastern of Samburu district in the Rift Valley Province. On your way you will have a stopover in Katarina open market the east Africa’s largest open air outlet to buy some fresh fruits and vegetables, another stopover will be made in Nanyuki for Lunch at Ibis Hotel. After lunch you will have another stopover in Lewa Wildlife conservancy, Lewa Wildlife Conservancy is a home to animals such as Grevy’s zebras, elephants, rhinos and many more which you will enjoy sight of. Then you will head to Samburu national park, upon arrival you will check into your lodge, have dinner and stay overnight.
- Luxury: Samburu Game Lodge
- Midrange: Ashnil Samburu Camp
- Budget: Samburu Riverside Camp
Day 2: Morning game drive and Samburu Village tour
On the 2nd of the 3 days Samburu wildlife and cultural safari you are to have an early morning game drive and Samburu Village tours, as early as 7:00 am you will leave your lodge heading to Samburu national reserve for a morning game drive. Samburu game reserve is an excellent Kenya wildlife viewing destination inhabiting a variety of animals clustering around Ewaso Ng’iro River, on a 3 hours game drive in Samburu game reserve offers excellent sights of animals such as leopards, lions, hyenas, cheetahs, antelopes, Grevy’s zebra, reticulated giraffe. Gerenuk, beisa Oryx, cheetah and many more. After the game drive you will head back to your lodge for lunch and in the afternoon you will head to Samburu village for a visit.
The Samburu people are close relatives to the Masai People sharing the similar traditional code comprising of blankets, shukas and beautifully crafted jewelry pieces. On a visit to the Samburu village you will various traditional activities such as cattle, goat and camel herding, making of traditional ornaments, milking of goats and many more. In the evening you will head back to your lodge, have dinner and stay overnight.
Day 3: Transfer to Nairobi
On the third and last day of the 3 days Samburu wildlife and cultural safari you are to transfer back to Nairobi, after early morning breakfast you will checkout of your lodge and embark on your drive to Nairobi with en-route stopover at Nanyuki Sports Club for lunch. After lunch you will proceed to Nairobi and when you reach you will be dropped of either at your residence hotel or at Jomo Kenyatta international airport for your departure flight back home.
End of the safari.
- Transportation in a Tour Van/Land cruiser.
- Service of an English-Speaking tour guide/Driver.
- All activities mentioned in the itinerary
- Park entrance
- Accommodation on Full Board.
- Transfers to and from Airport/Nairobi
- Free WIFI for the entire trip
- All activities not mentioned in the itinerary
- Phone call bills
- International Transfers
- Visas to Kenya
- Gratitude to tour-guides
- Personal insurance
- Accommodation fees before and after the safari