Sweetwaters -Samburu Tour 4- day

Departs Nairobi- returns to Nairobi

A scenery & wildlife safari tour stopping at the Sweetwaters  and the Samburu game reserve in 4 days , 3 nights.

Tour provides opportunities to view the snow -capped  peaks of Mount Kenya and wildlife at  the Olpejeta sanctuary.

You shall marvel at the diversity of Kenya's climate zones and spot unique animal species at Samburu including Grevys Zebra, Reticulated giraffe , Oryx, Somali ostrich ,Gerenuk etc..

Safari departs  Nairobi and proceeds  via the central  highlands of Kenya with subsistence , pineapple, coffee and tea plantations along the route.

Transport and game viewing drives is by custom designed open top  safari minivan.

Option of a 4 x 4 land cruiser jeep is  at an extra cost.

Tour  Highlights:

  • Olpejeta wildlife sanctuary
  • Snow peaked Mount Kenya
  • Samburu game reserve
  • Coffee, tea, sisal, pineapple and subsistence farmlands.
  • Distinct climatic zones of Kenya on way to Samburu game reserve
  • Lion, grevy's Zebra,Cheetah, Bufallo, Elephant, Oryx, reticulated  Giraffe, Somali ostrich etc.

Plan own safari dates

Private safari tour

Day 1: NAIROBI – OL-PEJETA (220km: 3-4 Hours)

0730hrs:Pick up from Nairobi airport /Nairobi hotel

Leave  Nairobi for the Mount Kenya national park.
Today the safari route shall be via the agricultural zones of central Kenya.

There shall be stops to view tea / coffee plantations and a main local market
Afternoon game viewing drives at the Olpejeta

Overnight at Serena Sweetwaters camp / Falcon Heights Hotel

Meal plan: Lunch, Dinner

What you may see at Mount Kenya National Park .........

Elephants, Tree Hyrax, white tailed mongoose, suni, black fronted duiker, mole rat, bushbucks, waterbucks and Elands.

Day 2: OL-PEJETA - SAMBURU (180 kms, 3 hrs)

Proceed to the Samburu Game Reserve.

The easy scenic drive is via the Kenya highlands and the  semi-arid frontier district .

Along the breath taking drive we shall experience four climatic zones.

Afternoon game viewing drives along the banks of Ewaso Nyiro river.
Overnight at your samburu safari lodge/ tented camp

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day shall  be spent at the Samburu game reserve  with unlimited game viewing drives along the banks of the Ewaso nyiro River.

Lion, grevy's Zebra,Cheetah, Bufallo, Elephant, Oryx, reticulated  Giraffe, somali ostrich etc are among the many animal species seen at the samburu game reserve.

Overnight at your samburu  lodge / tented camp.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Early morning game viewing drive.

Depart Samburu game reserve for Nairobi.

Arrive Nairobi in the late afternoon.

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch

Choose economy,standard or luxury safari lodge / tented camp  option according to your holiday budget / style

Mount Kenya:

Luxury accommodation/ tented camp option :

Serena Sweetwaters tented camp.


Standard lodge option:

Serena Sweetwaters Tented Camp


Economy lodge  option :

Falcon Heights Hotel



Luxury accommodation /tented camp option :

Ashnil samburu, Samburu Lodge, Samburu Simba Lodge,Sarova Shaba


Standard lodge option :

samburu sopa lodge

Economy lodge option :

sentrim samburu camp


Price is per  person sharing in private open top minivan and  double / twin room / tent

Price chart including x-mas / new year extra & low season discount.


  Economy Standard Luxury
2 persons in private tour: per person $ 830 $ 905
$ 1010
4 persons in private tour: per person $ 675
$ 750
6 persons in private tour: per person: $ 610
$ 685
$ 790
Peak season extra: July -Oct: per person $ 0
$ 35
$ 70
Season discount : 1st.April – 30th.June per person $ 10
$ 80
$ 130
Single room extra $ 120
$ 210
$ 240

X-mas extra:21st.Dec-3rd Jan:person per day

$ 40
$ 105 $ 225
Children below 3 years:  Free    
Children between 3-11years 75% of adult rate:      
Children between 12-18 years 90% of adult rate:      
4 x4 Land Cruiser Jeep extra:
2 pax in private tour: per person: $ 120
4 pax in private tour: per person: $ 60
6 pax in private tour:per person: $ 40
Safari price includes:
Courtesy Nairobi airport hotel pick up/ drop off transfers:
Transport in a customized pop up top Toyota safari mini-van.
Services of a experienced English/ other language speaking driver/ guide.
Stay in economy,standard or luxury lodge/ tented camps 
Game viewing drives
Park entrance fees.
All meals on safari.
Bottled drinking water in safari vehicle.
The flying doctors medical, emergency and rescue cover.
Pick up /drop off at Nairobi airport,Nairobi airport or residence
Government taxes and local levies
Not Included in the safari price.
Other bottled drinks.
Items and services of a personal nature.
Packing items on safari.
Tips or gratuities

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