Saruni Samburu Lodge is situated on top of the Kalama Mountains offering spectacular views of Northern Kenya as well as the snow-covered Mount Kenya. The lodge offers a pristine and remote location in the Kalama Wildlife Conservancy in the northern reaches of the Samburu National Reserve, a renowned elephant sanctuary. The lodge offers a superb "off the beaten track" safari experience in an area teeming with wildlife.
Activities at Saruni Samburu Lodge include game drives inside the Samburu National Reserve and Buffalo Springs National Reserve, however many of the activities take place in Kalama, a true gem in northern Kenya. Other activities include night game drives in the Kalama Conservancy as well as visits to the caves where in the past the Samburu have painted and carved rock art. Game walks accompanied by expert guides are another highlight as well as bush dinners and star gazing. 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. Samburu's permanent water supply is a magnet for numerous animal species that include the big cats, herbivores and reptiles such as crocodiles. The long-necked gerenuk, elephants, 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. Samburu is one of the few reserves where leopard spotting are frequent. There are over 350 varieties of birds. These include the famous Somali ostrich, kingfisher, humming birds, eagles, vultures and guinea fowl.
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.
Samburu Intrepid is situated on the banks of the Usao Nyiro River in the arid heart of Samburu National Reserve. The camp looks out over riverbanks where herds of elephant, buffalo and zebra come daily to drink.
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.
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