• 3 days Samburu Safari
  • 3 day Samburu Safari
  • 3 day Samburu Safari
  • 3 day Samburu Safari
  • 3 day Samburu Safari
  • 3 day Samburu Safari

The 3 Days Samburu safari is a Kenya Safari tour that rewards you with an exclusive experience to Africa’s wildness. You will have game drives through Samburu National reserve where you will be rewarded with lots of wildlife. They include reticulated giraffes, grevy’s zebra, kuchi, Beisa oryx’s, Somali Ostrich, genenuk, vulturine guinea fowl among others.

3 day Samburu Safari

The 3 days Samburu safari goes to a game reserve stands as one of the most beautiful Kenya Parks in Northern Circuit. Samburu game reserve holds the most indigenous wildlife. It is the home of African Elephants and beautiful species of Zebras and the Masai Giraffes.

The 3 days Samburu safari enable guest to interact with the culture of the Samburu people. This is one of the most beautiful cultures across Africa. 3 days Samburu safari is a tour to the warrior tribe and cousins to the Maasai People.

3 Day Samburu Safari Destination

The 3 days Samburu Safari will be heading to Samburu game reserve. It is a journey that starts from the southern hemisphere across the Equator to the northern hemisphere.

About Samburu Game Reserve

The 3 days Samburu safari goes to The Samburu National Reserve. This is one of the largest and popular game reserve within Kenya and is located on the banks of the Ewaso Ng’iro river.

3 days Samburu Safari

It shares a boundary and most wildlife species with the Buffalo Springs National Reserve which lies on the other side of the river. Samburu National Reserve is 165 km² in size and is 350 kilometres from the capital city Nairobi. It ranges in altitude from 800 to 1230m above sea level.

Samburu National reserve is reach in wildlife. The 3 days Samburu safari takes you to a place of fame for abundance in rare northern specialist species. These include 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. Remember theKamunyak 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.

Accommodation for the 3 days Samburu Safari

There are several accommodation options available for you on this 3 days Samburu safari in Kenya. The 3 days Samburu safari makes use of 5 and 4 star lodges and camps within the Samburu Game reserve and its neighboring parks. The options for your 3 days Samburu safari include:

Samburu Sopa Lodge

3 Days Samburu safari to Samburu Sopa Lodge

3 days Samburu safari to this lodge takes you right inside the Samburu National Reserve in Northern Kenya. Samburu Sopa lodge is built atop high ground Samburu Sopa Lodge has an attractive location within the Samburu National Reserve. It therefore allows for those on the 3 days Samburu safari some panoramic views of distant rolling hills to one side and Mt. Kenya on the other.

Samburu Sopa Lodge is the only lodge within the Samburu to have a waterhole. This allows for those on the 3 days Samburu safari can spend lazy evenings relaxing in the comfort of the lobby or their bedroom veranda and view various animals coming to drink.

Samburu Sopa lodge is built to reflect the architectural heritage of the local communities. It comes with fifteen cottages, each with two bedrooms are built in an arch formation on either side of the public areas. They surround the waterhole but leaving a wide gap to allow the animals free movement to the water.

The guest cottages follow the exterior design of centuries-old, traditional Samburu housing, but the similarity stops there. Instead, these structures have much higher ceilings; far larger windows; much more floor space; and en suite bathrooms.

Samburu Simba Lodge

3 Days Samburu safari to Samburu Simba Lodge

Samburu Simba lodge overlook the Buffalo springs and the Uaso Nyiro Rive. A 3 days Samburu safari to Samburu Simba lodge takes you 355 kilometres out of Nairobi.

Samburu Simba lodge offers an up-close and personal African safari experience to those on 3 days Samburu safari. From your room you’ll have a fantastic view over the plains, where elephants and rare game such as the reticulated giraffe, Grevy’s zebra, beisa oryx and long-necked gerunuk can be seen grazing.

This lodge allows those on 3 days Samburu safari to watch the fiery sunset as you enjoy a cocktail by the pool. You will be able to watch when nature plays the evening trumpets or close your eyes and drift off into the African dreamland.

Samburu Simba Lodge is place where you can call a day unforgettable yet still realize it’s an understatement.

Ashnil Samburu Camp

3 Days Samburu safari to Ashnil Samburu Camp

A 3 days Samburu safari to Ashnil Samburu Camp takes you to a luxury tented. This Kenya safari camp is set in the spectacular backdrop drop of the Mighty Ol Olokwe Mountain fronting Ewaso Nyiro River.

The 30 exclusive luxury Tents are spread out along the shady banks of the river under a thick stand of doum Palms.

It features an outdoor swimming pool surrounded by sun lounges, a garden and a Lounge bar offering views of the African savannah. Each tent features a decked Terrance with views of the Ewaso Nyiro River.

The restaurant offers views of the river and serves a variety of menus comprising of Oriental, traditional and international cuisines.

Shaba Sarova Lodge

3 Days Samburu safari to Shaba Lodge

The 3 days Samburu safari to Sarova Shaba Game Lodge is goes to a natural oasis in the heart of the Shaba Game Reserve. This is just east of Samburu, or one can say, in the “Born Free Country” that Joy and George Adamson called home for many years.

The lodge is 345 km from Nairobi, a 45 minute flight from Nairobi to Shaba or Samburu airstrip. If on the 3 days Samburu safari, it’s a picturesque 5 hour drive through the curving roads around Mt. Kenya crossing the equator at Nanyuki.

Sarova Shaba Lodge is set along the bank of the Ewaso Nyiro River laid out around the natural springs that flow into the river. The Lodge has a virtual mini forest of indigenous trees, a fish pond and a large free form swimming pool.

3 days Samburu Safari Highlights

The highlights of this 3 days Samburu safari include:

  • Crossing the Equator
  • Big five tracking
  • Unique northern hemisphere wildlife including the Samburu special
  • Picturesque landscape

Brief 3 Days Samburu Safari Itinerary

Day 1: Meet and greet on arrival in the morning for the 3 days Samburu safari at the JKIA or your hotel. Briefing and depart to Samburu Game reserve with a stop at the Equator. Evening game drive with overnight at your lodge in Samburu

Day 2: Morning and evening game drives. All your meals will be at your accommodation in Samburu game reserve.

Day 3: Early breakfast and with game drive on departure proceed to Nairobi with a stop at the Equator if time allows. Drop off at the airport or your Nairobi hotel.