4 Days Samburu-Lake Nakuru Camping Safari

4 Days Samburu-Lake Nakuru Camping Safari

4 Days Samburu-Lake Nakuru Camping Safaris | 3 Nights 4 Days Samburu Lake Nakuru Safari | 4 Days Kenya Safaris Samburu

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The Samburu Game Reserve is situated on the banks of the Ewaso Ngiro River in the dry northern reaches of Kenya. It is a hot and arid area characterized by a parched landscape of hills and plains. The presence, however, of the river and its shady trees attracts a large number of wildlife. This safari provides you with an opportunity to see wildlife that only lives in the dry northern regions of Kenya. Come explore Africa with us!

( Explore two best Kenya’s game reserves, Samburu National Reserve and Lake Nakuru National Park. Samburu National Reserve is fiercely beautiful with its arid savannahs watered by the lovely Uaso Nyiro River, while Lake Nakuru is famous for its beautiful flamingoes accompanied by rhinos, giraffes and buffaloes.)

4 Days Samburu-Lake Nakuru Camping Safari
4 Days Samburu, Lake Nakuru Camping Safari

4 Days Samburu-Lake Nakuru Camping Safari

Day 1: Nairobi – Samburu

8:30 a.m. depart Nairobi in the morning and drive down Samburu Kenya’s Northern Frontier District. Wild and rugged.and arrival in the afternoon for lunch. Enjoy the afternoon game drives inside the park. Dinner and overnight will be at the campsite.

Day 2: Samburu National Reserve

Full day in Samburu national park with early morning and late afternoon game drives. Enjoy viewing elephants, lions, leopards, and cheetahs that thrive in the reserve’s grasslands and acacia woodlands. Dinner and overnight will be at the campsite.

Day 3: Samburu – Lake Nakuru

Enjoy early morning pre breakfast game drive in Samburu National reserve . After breakfast depart to Lake Nakuru National Park. Lunch is provided en route. Dinner and overnight will be at the campsite.

Day 4: Lake Nakuru – Nairobi

Morning game drives, breakfast, and then depart as Lunch is provided en route while heading to Nairobi. Arrive in Nairobi in the afternoon.


Samburu National Reserve is situated at the southeastern corner of Samburu District in the Rift Valley Province of Kenya. It is bordered to the south by Ewaso Nyiro River, which separates it from the Buffalo Springs National Reserve.

The reserve covers an area of 165 Km² and is located around 345 Km from Nairobi.

Climatic Conditions

The Reserve lies within ecological zone V- which is classified as arid and semi- arid with moisture index of 42 to 57, which indicate that evapo-transpiration is greater than available moisture. The days are extremely hot while the nights are cool. The annual mean temperatures range between 18ºC and 30ºC, while the mean annual rainfall is 354mm with peaks in November and April. The dry season starts in late May, and goes up to early October during when large concentration of wildlife is found in the reserve due to availability of lush vegetation along the Ewaso Nyiro River, the main source of water to the Reserve and the nearby communities.

Available games (and chances of seeing )

The reserve is reach in wildlife with fame for abundance in rare northern specialist species such as the Grevy Zebra, Somali Ostrich, Reticulated Giraffe, Gerenuk and the Beisa Oryx (Also referred as Samburu Special).

The reserve is also popular with a minimum of 900 elephants. Large predators such as the Lion, Leopard and Cheetah are an important attraction (Kamunyak the Miracle Lioness that adapted the baby Oryx is a resident in the reserve). Wild dog sightings are also a common attraction to this unique protected area.

Birdlife is abundant with over 450 species recorded. Birds of the arid northern bush country are augmented by a number of riverine forest species. Lesser Kestrel and the Taita Falcon are species of global conservation concern and they both utilize the reserve.  Five species categorized as vulnerable have recorded in the reserve.

These are African Darter, Great Egret, White-headed Vulture, Martial Eagle and the Yellow-billed Ox-pecker. Critically endangered species under CITIES – Pancake tortoise (malacochersus tornieri) is found in the reserve.


  • Transport with safari Vehicle with pop-up roof
  • All park entrance fees
  • Accommodations in the tented self contained camp
  • Full board, three meals per day while on safari
  • Pick up from you hotel
  • Drop off the same place the last day
  • Game drives
  • Drinking water


  • Tips
  • Laundry
  • Alcoholic Drinks
  • Visas
  •  Accommodation in Nairobi before and after safari
  •  Cultural Visits to Maasai Camps
  • Personal Effects

Booking & Reservations for 4 Days Samburu-Lake Nakuru Camping Safari

Booking Office Tel: Kenya Cinema Plaza, Moi Avenue,
4th Floor, Room C7,
Nairobi, Kenya

Mobile : +254790006650

Email: info[at]citysightseeing.co.ke

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