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Classic Safari Package (Samburu & Lakes)

6 days from US$ 1,180 per person


  • Private and personalized safari with experienced driver/guide
  • Comfortable safari lodges and tented camps  
  • Includes many game drives and activities 
  • Combine with Tanzania safari (optional)


This itinerary is designed to give you an idea of what is possible.

  • We can tailor this trip to suit your (special) needs and personal interests
  • Any aspect of the itinerary can be altered, from activities to accommodation

Detailed itinerary

Day 1: Arrival Nairobi

Upon arrival at Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) you go through the immigration and customs formalities. Outside the terminal building you are met by our representative and assisted to your transfer vehicle. From here followed by a road transfer to the hotel for overnight on bed and breakfast basis (other meals are on own arrangements).

Overnight: Comfortable guest house
Mealplan: N/A

Day 2: Nairobi – Samburu Game Reserve

After breakfast it is time to start your safari! After an early breakfast you depart from Nairobi passing through the agricultural farmlands en-route to Nanyuki, with a stopover at the equator. Continue then into the Samburu Game Reserve – a haven of beauty and peace in semi-arid land, rugged landscape and majestic surroundings. After lunch your afternoon game drive is planned.

Overnight: Safari lodge inside the reserve
Mealplan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 3: Samburu Game Reserve

Today an early morning game drive searching for the animals that make this reserve so unique; the long-necked generuk, reticulated giraffe and grevy’s zebra. Return to the camp/lodge for breakfast and later on lunch. In the meantime, enjoy the facilities and optional activities on offer at the camp/lodge. In the afternoon your afternoon game drive is planned.

Overnight: Safari lodge inside the reserve
Mealplan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 4: Samburu – Lake Nakuru National Park

Today will be a long day of driving (7-8 hours) of which most is on paved roads. After an early breakfast depart from Samburu for Isiolo and continue your safari via Nyahururu with a stopover at Thomson’s falls en route to Lake Nakuru where you will arrive for lunch at the camp/lodge for lunch. Later proceed for an afternoon game drive with a chance of seeing the rhino, waterbuck, giraffe, zebra, baboon, monkey among other wild.

Overnight: Luxury eco-friendly tented camp
Mealplan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 5: Lake Nakuru NP – Lake Naivasha – Nairobi

Have an early morning game drive returning to the camp/lodge for breakfast. Check-out after breakfast and continue to the nearby Lake Naivasha. This fresh water lake is one of the Great Rift Valley’s jewels. Explore the lake on a 1-hour boat ride (included) that offers unique chances of seeing hippos and different species of birds. After lunch it is time to proceed your journey back to Nairobi (arrival late afternoon).

Overnight: Comfortable guest house
Mealplan: Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 6: Nairobi – Nairobi JKIA

Check-out after breakfast and await your flight departure. Perhaps there is time to do some sightseeing or last souvenir shopping (not included). We can also arrange optional activities like the a visit to the Karen Blixen Museum, Giraffe Center or Daphne Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage. Later on get transferred to Nairobi JKIA to connect with your onward international arrangements.

Overnight: N/A
Mealplan: Breakfast only

An Affordable Classic Safari Experience

Head north to the dramatic semi-arid scrubland of the Samburu Game Reserve. A road safari with scenic views of the Great Rift Valley and its lakes Nakuru and Naivasha. This safari is perfect for a beach extension to the Kenyan coast or combination with a Tanzania safari. A classic safari experience that offers value for money!




Travel overview

Day 1: Arrival Nairobi
Day 2: Nairobi – Samburu Game Reserve
Day 3: Samburu Game Reserve
Day 4: Samburu – Lake Nakuru National Park
Day 5: Lake Nakuru NP – Lake Naivasha – Nairobi
Day 6: Nairobi – Nairobi JKIA


  • Accommodation on full board basis during safari in lodges/luxury tented camps
  • Accommodation on bed & breakfast basis in Nairobi
  • Park entry fees and an hour’s boat ride on Lake Naivasha
  • Transport in 4X4 safari minibus with radio call and pop up roof (only for you)
  • Bottled drinking water (1 liter per person per day)
  • Services of English speaking driver/guide


  • Return international & domestic flights
  • Passport and visa fees
  • AMREF Tourist Scheme B insurance
  • Medical/luggage/personal insurance
  • Optional activities and excursions
  • Drinks, tips and extra services (i.e. laundry, telephone calls)
  • All items of personal nature

Best for: Wheelchair Safaris, Kenya Honeymoon, Family Safaris, Solo Safaris, Birdwatching, First Time Safari. Photographic Safaris. Disabled Holidays.