Elephants Samburu Park in central Kenya
Kenya Samburu Traditional Samburu women in Kenya
Giraffe at Samburu National Reserve Kenya

The Samburu are a nomadic people who have lived within the Samburu Game Reserve for centuries.

Make sure to visit Samburu villages if you come to the Reserve – unlike other parts of Kenya, the interaction is non-commercial and non-invasive.

Safari in Kenya

Kenya's best safari reserves and camps

Kenya is the original home of the safari and it’s still one of the finest safari destinations on the continent. I've been travelling to Kenya for decades, as a travel journalist and guidebook author writing about safari, conservation and life among the Maasai tribes. The main thing I've learned: there's so much more to Kenya than the mainstream safari industry of luxury camps, the Masai Mara, and the famed 'Big Five' beasts (so named because they were the prize targets of early-20th century hunters) more

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Kenya’s wildlife conservancies

Explore the national parks saving Kenya’s wildlife
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Samburu Game Reserve Tours

East Africa, Africa

Classic Kenya Safari

Discover the allure of Kenya

10 daysFrom $2,699
East Africa, Africa

Kenya & Tanzania Safari

Visit the gems of East Africa: the Masai Mara & the Serengeti

15 daysFrom $3,999
East Africa, Africa

Samburu Frontier, Lake Nakuru Paradise & Masai Mara Wildlife Park

6 daysFrom $1,634
East Africa, Africa

Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru & Samburu

6 daysFrom $1,716
Samburu Game Reserve

Samburu Safari From Nairobi

4 daysFrom $2,210

Samburu Game Reserve Travel Companies


Odyssey Safaris

Creating unforgettable experiences in East Africa
East Africa, Southern Africa

Wild Frontiers

Safaris into East, West and Southern Africa
East Africa

Natural World Kenya Safaris

The leader in customized and budget-friendly East Africa safaris
East Africa, Southern Africa

Take Me To Africa

Experts in small group travel to Africa
East Africa

Beyond Travel

Uganda-based safari specialist

Wilbers Safari Holidays

East Africa

Ease My Safari

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