Larsens Tented Camp
Larsen's Tented Camp is a small, luxurious tented camp offering a peaceful setting on the bank of the Uaso Nyiro River. Offers a cultural experience with local art available in the camps' shop and evening entertainment by Samburu dancers performing traditional dances.
Larsens Tented Camp Highlights
Larsen's Tented Camp is a small, luxurious tented camp offering a peaceful setting on the bank of the Uaso Nyiro River in the Samburu National Reserve in Kenya. Guests can expect to see rare and unique species including the Beisa oryx, reticulated giraffe, gerenuk and Grevy's zebra. Larsen's Tented Camp also offers a cultural experience with local art available in the camps' shop created by the Samburu locals and evening entertainment include local Samburu dancers performing traditional dances.
- Tented camp along a shaded river
- Lots of wildlife can be seen in the camp
- Animal viewing platform in the trees
Larsens Tented Camp Game Viewing and Activities
Samburu National Reserve is located 325km north of Nairobi in the hot and arid fringes of the northern region of Kenya. The reserve lies within the lands of the colourful Samburu people who are close relatives of the Maasai. The reserve harbours a number of wildlife species rarely found elsewhere in any numbers, such as Grevy's zebra, the reticulated giraffe and the Beisa Oryx. The long-necked gerenuk, elephants, lions, cheetah, buffalos, Grant's gazelle, dikdiks and waterbuck are some of the animals most commonly found searching for succulence among the reserve's withered scrubs. There are over 350 varieties of birds. These include the famous Somali ostrich, kingfisher, humming birds, eagles, vultures and guinea fowl.
Samburu Serena Lodge
Samburu Serena Lodge is a large safari-style hotel located in the heart of Samburu. It is popular with large groups and families. Situated on the banks of the Uaso Nyiro River with its crocodiles and leopards, the lodge offers rustic luxury with elegant rooms.
Kenya Shoestring Safari
Travelling on a budget but still want to experience the highlights of Kenya? Then this 11-night itinerary is ideal. Travel with your private local guide and safari vehicle and drive around the countryside to Kenya’s best and most beautiful areas.
Elephant Bedroom Camp
Set on the banks of the Ewaso Nyiro River in Samburu National Reserve, Elephant Bedroom Camp is surrounded by doum palms and other indigenous trees and shrubs. Activities at Elephant Bedroom include guided nature walks, bush breakfasts, game drives and cultural visits.