4 Days Mount Kenya Trekking and Samburu Safari Tour

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Overview

4 Days Mount Kenya Trekking and Samburu Safari Tour overview

Game Viewing: In the southern part of the park, you are guaranteed to see most of the Kenyan animals found in Samburu, namely: cheetahs, lions, leopards, impalas, buffalo, hippos, and dik-diks, as well as the native gerenuk, Grevy's zebra, reticulated giraffe, and Beisa Oryx. You are guaranteed to see most animals during the dry season as they converge at the Usaso Nyiro River, their main source of water during the long dry weather. Elephants are also spotted during this time, and you can watch the Nile crocodiles swim in the river.


Detailed Itinerary

4 Days Mount Kenya Trekking and Samburu Safari Tour detailed trip itinerary

DAY 1: NAIROBI SAFARIS  - MOUNT KENYA

Drive northwards through the farmland of the Kikuyu people to reach Mount Kenya in time for lunch. In the early afternoon drive through the forest to your tree hotel where the night is spent high above the floodlit waterhole and saltlick. Here you will see large herds of elephants and other animals as they come to drink water and lick salt at night. Dinner and overnight stay at Mountain Lodge

DAY 2: MT KENYA - SAMBURU NATIONAL RESERVE

After breakfast descends and proceeds with the drive to the dry rugged semi-desert area of Samburu Game Reserve, arriving at your lodge in time for lunch. In the afternoon enjoy game viewing drive. Samburu is renown for large herds of elephants, reticulated giraffe, beisa oryx, gerenuk, and grevy's zebra.
Dinner and overnight at Samburu Sopa Lodge or equivalent

DAY 3: SAMBURU GAME RESERVE

The day is spent exploring this reserve. All meals and overnight stay at Samburu Sopa Lodge or equivalent.

DAY 4: SAMBURU GAME RESERVE - NAIROBI

After breakfast return to Nairobi which is reached by lunchtime. Optional dayroom, or transfer to the Airport for your homebound flights.


Included & Excluded

What's Included

Not Included

4 Days Mount Kenya Trekking and Samburu Safari Tour includes

  • Accommodation as detailed in the itinerary
  • The airport picks up and drops off.
  • All meals noted in the itinerary. Each day generally includes Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner buffets consisting of both western and local dishes.
  • Transportation in standard game viewing safari vehicle complete with pop-up roof for easy viewing and photography.
  • Every passenger is guaranteed a window seat.
  • Your driver/guide speaks English and has in-depth knowledge of the flora, fauna, landscape, and Kenyan culture.
  • A minivan outfitted with two-way, long-range high-frequency radio communications equipment.
  • Each minivan carries safari accessories including wildlife books, beanbags to support cameras on car doors and window sills, binoculars, a first-aid kit, an ice-chest, and a fire extinguisher.
  • Bottled mineral water during game drives.
  • Park entrance fees and game drives as noted in the itinerary.
  • All government taxes, levies, and fees
  • Pick up and drop off transfers
  • Domestic and international airfares and departures taxes.
  • Personal communications charges for telephone calls, faxes, email, etc.
  • Tips and gratuities for your driver/guide.
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. (Bottled mineral water is provided in the minivan while on game drives.)
  • Laundry services
  • Between meal snacks, parks, attractions, and events not included in your itinerary

Price Guide by Season

High Season
Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb, March Economy Standard Luxury
2 persons booked together $ $ $
4 persons booked together $ $ $
6 persons booked together $ $ $
Single Room Extra $ $ $
Children below 3 Years Free Free Free
Children between 3-12 Years 75% of adult rate 75% of adult rate 75% of adult rate

Peak Season
July, Aug, Sept, Oct Economy Standard Luxury
2 persons booked together $ $ $
4 persons booked together $ $ $
6 persons booked together $ $ $
Single Room Extra $ $ $
Children below 3 Years Free Free Free
Children between 3-12 Years 75% of adult rate 75% of adult rate 75% of adult rate

Low Season
April, May, June Economy Standard Luxury
2 persons booked together $ $ $
4 persons booked together $ $ $
6 persons booked together $ $ $
Single Room Extra $ $ $
Children below 3 Years Free Free Free
Children between 3-12 Years 75% of adult rate 75% of adult rate 75% of adult rate

Christmass Extra
21st Dec - 3rd Jan Economy Standard Luxury
Price Per Person $ $ $

Accommodation Options

Mt. Kenya National Park

Luxury lodge / tented camp option
Standard lodge/ tented camp option
Economy lodge/ tented camp option
Budget Tented Camp/ Basic Camping

Samburu National Reserve

Luxury lodge / tented camp option
Standard lodge/ tented camp option
Economy lodge/ tented camp option
Budget Tented Camp/ Basic Camping