Your safari in Kenya begins at our luxury tented camp called Sasaab in Samburu. Here you will find the contrasting arid landscape, harsh yet beautiful in this unique environment. During your stay you will have the opportunity to go fly camp, camel ride and spot lots of elephant and species unique to the area such as Grevy Zebra, Oryx, Somali Ostrich and gerenuk. From Sasaab your Kenya luxury safari holiday will journey onward to Solio Lodge. Nestled between Mount Kenya and the Aberdare Mountains, the lodge is the only property within the 19,000-acre conservancy. This exclusive access allows our guests to have an incredible Kenya safari experience. The Rhino and game spotting will testify. Your safari in Kenya ends at the iconic Giraffe Manor in the company of our resident Rothschild’s giraffe.
Day 1 – 2: Nairobi – Wilson – Samburu National Park – Sasaab Camp
At Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, you will be met and accompanied to Wilson Airport for your one-hour flight to Samburu. On arrival at a Samburu airstrip you will be met, introduced to your guide and taken to Sasaab for a delicious lunch. A safari holiday in Samburu is different to other parts of Kenya. Whatever time you arrive, we will be ready to greet you with a warm and friendly welcome. There is so much to do at Sasaab. You can learn more about local Samburu traditions or take a camel ride. Go fly camping, explore the wilderness and sleep under the stars. Those who prefer to relax can take full advantage of the luxurious spa at the camp. Wherever you go look out for the Samburu Special Five – Grevy’s zebra, reticulated giraffe, Somali ostrich, gerenuk and Beisa oryx. Overnight at Sasaab Camp. Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.
Day 3-4: Aberdare Mountains – Solio Lodge
After breakfast you will be transferred to the Sasaab airstrip where your 20 minute private charter flight to Solio awaits. As you head out each morning, you will quickly realise that Solio is extraordinary. Not only is it home to large numbers of black and white rhino, it is also the only lodge on the Conservancy. This exclusivity, along with the large numbers of plains game, lion, leopard and buffalo who also inhabit the Conservancy make game spotting easy to view. Afternoons at Solio Lodge can be spent walking, riding and cycling on the Solio Conservancy or trout fishing in the neighboring Aberdare National Park. Overnight at Solio Lodge. Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.
Day 5: Giraffe Manor
After breakfast you will fly back to Nairobi’s Wilson Airport, where you’ll be met and taken to elegant Giraffe Manor for lunch. EXPERIENCE No safari holidays in Kenya are truly complete without staying at the iconic Giraffe manor. This classic manor house is home to Rothschild’s giraffe that frequently visit the hotel to meet guests, who enjoy feeding* these charming animals from our large verandah and terrace. Although the giraffes are gentle they are wild, making this an experience unlike any other. We also invite guests to visit the Giraffe Centre located within the Manor’s grounds. You can also take a trip to the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust and meet orphaned elephants and rhinoceros. Karen Blixen Museum is also a popular choice and you will have the chance to shop for art and gifts by local Kenyan designers and artisans. Dinner and Overnight at Giraffe Manor. Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.
* The giraffe at Giraffe Manor are wild and therefore we cannot guarantee interaction with them at any given time.
Day 6: Departure Nairobi
Your Kenya safari holiday draws to a close after breakfast. When you are ready we will take you to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for your return flight home.
* Depending on the time your international flight departs Nairobi, you may wish to spend some time relaxing in the tranquil surrounds of The Retreat at Giraffe Manor, where you can enjoy a wonderful range of spa facilities and first class hospitality. Day rooms and day passes are available to book in advance
High Season - Standard
06- Jan-2022 - 31- May - 2023, 01-Nov - 2022 – 15 - Dec – 2023
Single Room Supplement: US$9,088
Price per person sharing US$6,740
Peak Season - Standard
01 – June – 2022 – 31 – October - 2023, 16 – Dec – 2023- 01 – Jan – 2024 – 05 – Jan – 2024,
Single Room Supplement: US$11,170
Price per person sharing US$8,226
Low Season - Standard
Full board accommodation
Scheduled internal flights
All transport between destinations and to/from activities incl. 4×4 safari vehicles
Park Fees and conservation fees
Activities’ including game drives, sundowners, bush picnics
Horse riding and mountain biking at Solio Lodge, camel riding and walking at Sasaab
Image Travel Limited offers tailored safaris to fit both your dreams and budget, with the experience of putting together safaris throughout East Africa. We cover all four East African countries – Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Rwanda – regions rich in their variety of African wildlife.
Pioneer Kimathi, 7th Floor Office No: 5 Kimathi Street, Opposite Stanbic Bank, Nairobi, Kenya