Duration

3 Day 2 Nights

Lodging

Tented Camps

Tour Type

Family

Price

$2500

Transport

Landcruiser

Samburu Game Reserve, located in northern Kenya, is a unique and captivating wildlife destination. Known for its rugged landscape, the reserve is characterized by the Ewaso Ng’iro River, which provides a vital water source for the diverse wildlife and lush vegetation along its banks.

The reserve is famous for its rare and endemic species, often referred to as the “Samburu Special Five”: Grevy’s zebra, reticulated giraffe, Somali ostrich, gerenuk, and Beisa oryx. These species, along with the more common African wildlife such as lions, elephants, leopards, and cheetahs, make Samburu a haven for wildlife enthusiasts.

The landscape of Samburu is a striking contrast of arid plains, rugged hills, and riverine forests, offering stunning scenery and excellent game viewing opportunities. The reserve’s remoteness and relative lack of crowds enhance the feeling of wilderness and adventure.

Cultural experiences are also a highlight in Samburu, with opportunities to visit local Samburu villages and learn about their traditional way of life. The Samburu people, closely related to the Maasai, are known for their vibrant culture and intricate beadwork.

Samburu Game Reserve provides an authentic and enriching safari experience, combining unique wildlife sightings, spectacular landscapes, and cultural interactions, making it a must-visit destination in Kenya.