3 Days Shaba Safari - Joy's Camp
Plenty of wild-life viewing opportunities
Time-Saving flights to Samburu
Lodges offer activities for adults - bush walks, tribal village visits
View rare animals not found in other parks of Kenya
Day 1: Flight from Nairobi to Shaba
After breakfast from your hotel, pick up by Hallmark Travel Planners guide. Transfer to Wilson airport for the flight that departs at 0915 hours. You arrive Samburu airstrip at 1030 hours. You are picked from the airstrip by representative from Hallmark Travel Planners. With a brief game drive, you head for the lodge for lunch. After lunch relax till 1630 hours, time for a game run till dusk.
Samburu game reserve, buffalo springs and Shaba game reserve together cover a total of 428 sq. km. With the same faunal structure, the 3 wildlife reserves, lie just within the fascinating semi-desert Northern Frontier District of Kenya.
The tranquil Uaso Nyiro River, flowing through Shaba and Samburu, attract a wide number of rare wildlife and provides a natural habitat for crocodile. Long necked gerenuk, Grevy´s zebra and reticulated giraffe are species not found in the less arid areas to the south. Elephant seek solace and contentment in the shallow waters of this wide sauntering river, fringed with acacia, down palms and tamarind, which together with Buffalo Springs, support a large variety of african mammals, cheetah and leopard being particularly well represented. Doves and guinea fowl abound and the giant Martial Eagle perched on some high vantage point. The past volcanic intensity of the area is demonstrated by the formidable lava flow at the southern end of Shaba (its name comes from a cone of volcanic rock).
With a magnificent background of jagged, purple mountains, a safari in these small gems in the wildlife wilderness, will provide some of the best and most colorful game viewing in the country. Dinner and overnight at Joy's Camp
Day 2: Day in Shaba
At 0630 hours, wake up call followed by coffee. Then you proceed on a game drive till time for breakfast, usually around 0830 hours. After breakfast, you may go on another game drive or just relax by the pool. At 1630 hours, the afternoon game drive departs running till sunset. Dinner and overnight at Joy's Camp
Day 3: Flight Shaba to Nairobi
At 0630 hours, wake up call followed by coffee. Then you proceed on a game drive till time for breakfast, usually around 0830 hours. After breakfast, check out of the rooms. With your luggage packed, drive to the airstrip with a brief game drive. The flight back to Nairobi departs at 1110 hours to arrive Nairobi at around 1215 hours. Transfer to your hotel in Nairobi, or to the airport for flight.
End of services
(per person sharing)
|1-Apr-2013 to 31-May-2013||US$1381|
|Mid||2-Jan-2013 to 31-Mar-2013||US$1674|
|High||1-Nov-2013 to 15-Dec-2013||US$1674|
|Peak||1-Jun-2013 to 31-Oct-2013||US$1870 |
Children under 12 years of age, when sharing accommodation with 2 adults, pay 50% of the adult rate.
The Price Above Include:
- Pick up and Transfer from your hotel in Nairobi to the Wilson Airport.
- Return Flights between Nairobi and Samburu
- 2 nights accommodation at the lodge / camp or one of similar standard
- Return transfers in Samburu - from airstrip to the lodge/ camp and back
- Game drives as per above program and All meals while on safari
- All Park entry and or conservation fees applicable
- Any government levies applicable
- Extras at the lodges –tips, drinks, telephone, laundry or any other personal expenses
- International flight into/out off Kenya
- Entry Visa to Kenya
- Departure tax