Day 1: Transfer from Nairobi to Samburu Game Reserve
Our Focus East Africa Tours driver/guide will pick up from Airport or hotel in Nairobi very early in the morning, the guide will brief you about your upcoming safari after which you will depart for the Samburu game reserve, located in the northern hemisphere in a semi-arid region of Kenya.
You will arrive at your lodge in time for lunch, after your lunch you will rest a bit and later go for an evening game drive. You will return to your lodge before sunset for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 3: Full Day at the Samburu Game Reserve
This full day in the Samburu Game Reserve will be spent searching for the African big five game, the Samburu five and observing the massive beautiful pristine landscapes during your morning and afternoon game drives through the parks wildlife viewing tracks.
Among the animals residing in the park in large numbers are the crocodiles which can be seen basking on the muddy riverbanks and velvet monkeys that chill in the late afternoon sun. The Samburu game reserve is also popular for its five rare wildlife species also referred too and the ‘Samburu five’. These are the long necked gerenuk, the reticulated giraffe which is characterized by its liver-colored geometric patches defined by narrow white lines, the Grevy’s zebra which is smaller than the common zebra and looks more like a horse, the beisa oryx with black horizontal stripe running across its lower flank and the Somali ostrich males which have blue-grey necks and thighs.
Among other activities which can be done in the Samburu are the came-back safari, and a cultural visit to the Samburu pastoralists, these can be arranged upon request. Dinner and overnight stay at your lodge.
Day 2: Early morning game drive and departure
You will wake up and go for an early morning game drive as you say goodbye to the Samburu game reserve. After this game viewing drive you will return to your lodge for a late breakfast after which you will checkout of your lodge and embark on your journey back to Nairobi. You will stop over at the Carnivore Restaurant for lunch (you will pay a complimentary fee for the lunch). Our guide will then drop you off at your hotel or transfer you to the airport for your scheduled flight.
End of tour.