Colours of the Masai and Samburu

Sasaab Lodge Samburu & Sala’s Camp - Masai Mara

Starting from USD 2170 per person | for 2 pax

A photographers dream 5 Day safari

Big Five

Herds of Elephants

Safari Drives

Walking Safaris

Stunning Scenery

Bird Watching

African culture

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Why we love this tour

  • A photographer’s dream escape
  • Colours of the Migration : lush greens of the unforgettable Salas Camp as you take your front row seat when the first wildebeest steps foot across Tanzania and into the Mara
  • Colours of the sunset : the Big Five silhouetted against the African setting sun at that magical golden hour
  • Colours of the Mara : yellows of the endless savannah as the first light of day hits the legendary Masai Mara
  • Colours of the Samburu : that glow of red on the Samburu people, as you explore their land in Kenya’s norther frontier on a camel walk. A one of a kind Sasaab experience
  • Sunrise with predators. Sunsets with the Samburu
  • Intriguing Masai-guided safaris. Landscapes of the legendary Masai Mara
  • Luxury of every hue
  • The predators, the Big Five, the colour of traditions and immersing with culture, the endless landscapes that belong to the Masai and Samburu people
  • One of a kind Sasaab experience exploring Kenya’s remote northern frontier – on game drives, on camel walks and with the community in Samburu
  • Unforgettable Salas with its front row seat to the first sightings of the great wildebeest migration across the Tanzanian border into the Mara
  • Four of the Big Five inside Samburu National Reserve plus the unique Samburu Special Five’: the Beisa oryx, reticulated giraffe, Grevy’s zebra, Gerenuk antelope and Somali ostrich
  • A birdwatchers escape
  • Samburu accommodation worth writing home about – Simply enormous Moroccan-styled 100 sqm rooms in Sasaab with private plunge pools. Views over the gorgeous Laikipia Plateau towards the jagged peak of Mount Kenya as elephants bathe nearby
  • Mara accommodation with the best seats to the migration – luxury en-suite canvas-over-beams tents in the heart of the Mara with spectacular views towards the Northern Corridor and the Serengeti into Tanzania.
  • If you love this special offer – fill up the enquiry form below or enquire for a tailor-made tour

Itinerary at a glance

Day 1, 2 : Sasaab Lodge luxury Samburu escape | 2 Nights

Samburu National Reserve

OFFER:

A very special 30% discount at the luxurious Sasaab Lodge Samburu.

Validity:

2018 - 1st October to 31st October and 1st December to 15th December

2019 – 6th January to 31st March. 1st October to 31st October and 1st December to 15th December

INCLUDES:

Airstrip transfers, game drives, guided bush walks, camel walks, fly camping (by prior arrangement only and can sometimes involve the exclusive hire of a vehicle at US$ 406 per day), all meals, house wines, house soft drinks, house beers, house spirits, laundry, bush meals, school/clinic/village/market visits and sundowners.

OPTIONAL EXTRAS:

A visit to SpaSaab for world-class beauty treatments

A night or two fly-camping under mosquito net tents in the wilderness. This amazing trip starts with a 4–5 hour walk along the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River, taking in the sights, sounds and smells of this untamed and romantic part of Kenya bordering the Samburu Game Reserve

NOT INCLUDED:

Rates that may change without prior notice:  Samburu park fees and Westgate conservation fee currently USD128 per person per 24 hour period and USD69 per child per night  

Costs that depend on your tour: i.e., Domestic flights costs that depend on whether you need a flight direct to Samburu and back from the Mara, or a one way flight to add on this special offer while exploring other parks in Kenya

Sasaab is approximately a 7-hour drive from Nairobi, a spectacular journey across the Equator past Mount Kenya and into the Northern Frontier District.

STAY:

Sasaab Lodge – stay in one of the nine Moroccan-styled rooms which is over 100sqm with an enormous open-air bathroom and private plunge pool. Stunning views across the Laikipia Plateau towards the jagged peak of Mount Kenya can be seen from the veranda watching herds of elephants that come to bathe in the nearby river.  The lodge is situated on quite a steep bank, so it is essential that we are notified of any physical disabilities or medical conditions and can therefore request the lodge to allocate the most appropriate room – based on availability.


Day 3, 4 : Sala's Camp luxury Maasai Mara escape | 2 Nights

Masai Mara

OFFER:

A very special 30% discount at the luxurious Sala's Camp Masai Mara

Validity:

2018 - 1st October to 31st October and 1st December to 15th December

2019 – 6th January to 31st March. 1st October to 31st October and 1st December to 15th December

INCLUDES:

All guided safari game drives, bush volley ball, nature walks, children’s activities and other camp activities, all meals, house wines, house soft drinks, house beers, house spirits, bush meals, and sundowners, laundry, airstrip transfers.

NOT INCLUDED:

Rates that may change without prior notice:  Maasai Mara park fees and rhino conservation fee currently US$115 per person per 24 hour period and US$65 per child per night

Costs that depend on your tour: i.e., Domestic flights costs that depend on whether you need a flight direct to Samburu and back from the Mara, or a one way flight to add on this special offer while exploring other parks in Kenya

STAY:

Sala’s Camp – in a luxury en-suite tented suite with a private plunge pool, with either double or twin beds. Beautifully structured canvas-over-beam tents with luxurious amenities. Located in the heart of the Mara on the banks of the Sand River with spectacular views towards the Northern Corridor and the Serengeti into Tanzania. A classic safari experience

Day 5 : Departure after breakfast

Nairobi Airport

INCLUDES:

Breakfast

Special Offer – Prices will depend on high/shoulder/green seasons

Exchange rate fluctuations will apply at the time of booking

If you love this tour – fill up the enquiry below

Tour Code: ABAKEN3

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