4 Days Samburu Aberdare

Experience the best of the wilderness on these two northern frontiers that are teeming with wildlife and abundant birdlife.

Price from: $0000

Tour Summary

Safari Type: Private Kenya safari
Duration: 4 Days / 3 Nights
Min. Group Size: 2 Travelers
Max. Group Size: 6 Travelers
Starts & Ends in: Nairobi, Kenya
Transport: Safari Land Cruiser Jeep
Start: Nairobi at 8 A.M
End: Nairobi at 4 PM

Wildlife Experience

Big 5, Elephants, Prolific Birdlife, Leopards, Lions, Wildebeest Migration (Seasonal), White/Black Rhinos, Buffalos, Cheetahs, Zebras, Giraffes, Crocodiles, Hippos, Hyrax, Warthogs, Gazelles, Impalas, Waterbucks, Hyenas, Wild Dogs


High Season: (2nd January – 31st March, 1st November – 22nd December)

Peak Season: (1st July – 31st October, 23rd December – 1st January)

Low Season: (1st April – 30th June)

4 Days Samburu Aberdare | Full Safari Itinerary

Day 1 | Nairobi - Samburu

You will be picked up from your hotel or airport and depart with a scenic drive across the Equator via the central Kenya highlands to the dramatic semi-arid scrubland of the Northern Frontier comprising of Buffalo Springs, Shaba and Samburu game reserves. Arrive in time lunch and some rest. Later you will depart for afternoon game drives. Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge.

Day 2 | Samburu

Today, the full day is dedicated enjoying the unique beauty of the reserve with morning and afternoon game drives along the banks of Ewaso Nyiro River. It is the home to the unique rare species only found north of equator that include the reticulated giraffe, Grevy’s zebras, Beisa oryxes, giraffe necked gazelle (gerenuk), and the Blue-necked Somali Ostrich and it is also home to the big five, Elephant, Lion, Leopard, Buffalo, Endangered Wild Dog and others. After exploring the park visit the Samburu village. Dinner and overnight at your camp/lodge.

Day 3 | Aberdares

Rise early for breakfast and do enroute morning game drives as you leave heading south to the Aberdare National Park. You will arrive at your base hotel for check-in followed by lunch and transfer to your tree lodge. Rest of the afternoon at leisure. The tree hotels have viewing decks with balconies and lounges to provide superb game viewing from the comfort of the lodge. Game is attracted by the waterholes and salt licks around the lodge. Dinner and overnight at your hotel.

NB: - Only overnight bags are allowed at the tree hotel

Day 4 | Departure - Nairobi

After early morning breakfast proceed for a game drive in the Aberdare National Park. Later leave with a stopover for lunch on the main highway arriving late afternoon and dropped off at your hotel or at the airport.

4 Days Samburu Aberdare
Tour Inclusions

  • Nairobi airport or hotel pick up/ drop off
  • Transport in a spacious 4 x 4 WD safari land cruiser jeep with pop up roof for easy game viewing and photography
  • Full board accommodation while on safari
  • Stay in your preferred Budget/Midrange/Luxury tented camps/lodges
  • All park fees and government taxes
  • Game viewing drives
  • All game drives as specified in the itinerary
  • One liter of mineral drinking water in a day while on safari only
  • Services of a professional English speaking driver guide
  • The flying doctors emergency medical evacuation / rescue insurance cover

4 Days Samburu Aberdare
Tour Exclusions

  • International and local flights
  • Tips and gratuities to hotel, lodges, camp staff and driver- guide(s). Camping approx. $ 2.00 – $ 4.00 per person per day for lodge and hotel staff, $ 1.00 per bag for porters and $ 5.00 - $ 10.00 per person per day for driver-guides. For hotels/lodges/tented camps, please do not tip individual staff members, but instead use the ‘Tip Box’, which you should find at the reception of your accommodation.
  • Hot-air balloon safari (Per Adult - US$ 450, Per Child - US$ 330)
  • Easter and Christmas holiday Supplements
  • Visa
  • Travel and medical insurance
  • Day room use to relax and freshen up before your return flight
  • All expenses of personal nature (e.g. telephone, drinks, laundry, optional activities, souvenirs etc.)
  • Optional Masai village visit - arrange with your safari driver guide ($15-$20 per person)
  • Drinks and any other item not specified above.

  • This safari tour departs daily-you may set and book according to your own scheduled safari dates
  • Indicated driving time between national parks / places are estimates and may vary due to prevailing road conditions, weather and traffic density
  • Safari tour price is indicated in US$ -you may also request estimates in other currencies.
  • If you are not keen on driving safari, you can opt for a flying option so that you can minimize on driving time (extra cost)
  • This safari tour is private for your party and in own safari van and dedicated tour driver/ guide- (for both road travel & game viewing drives)
  • You are free to choose your specific camp/lodge in Camping, Budget, Midrange, luxury accommodation options provided - (this is subject to availability). We may have to reroute the itinerary or accommodate in similar lodges in case of non-availability.
  • This amazing Kenya safari can also include a hot air balloon safari in Masai Mara (extra cost).
  • Government taxes or park fees may be changed without prior notice. This is beyond our control and any increase levied will be passed to you.

This safari package can be tailored around the below mentioned accommodation options depending on your budget and travel preferences. Our experienced tour consultants will assist provide various pricing options to aid you make an informed choice.

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Budget - Sentrim Samburu

Midrange - Samburu Sopa Lodge

Luxury - Samburu Game Lodge / Samburu Simba Lodge / Sarova Shaba Game Lodge / Ashnil Samburu

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Budget - Ark Lodge

Midrange - Ark Lodge

Luxury - Treetops Hotel