Safaris in Kenya

Kenya is an East African country that has a long coastline on the shores of Indian Ocean. The country is endowed with highlands, grasslands, Lakelands, the imposing Great Rift Valley. Over the years, Kenya has been known as a great safari destination as visitors going for safaris in Kenya have been able to witness the yearly wildebeest migration that takes place in Masai Mara or they have gone for a safari to Amboseli National Park where they enjoy game viewing drives as well as views of snowcapped peaks of Mount Kilimanjaro.

The phrase safari is a Swahili word implying a journey. Thus, safaris in Kenya implies having an adventure packed trip in Kenya where you engage in various activities such as game viewing safaris, guided walking safaris, bird watching safari, mountain climbing safari, and beach holiday safari among others.

Safaris in Kenya have become popular with tourists from all over the world and it is not a surprise to find people even going for a safari in Kenya for more than once over the years. Indeed, it when on a safari in Kenya, it does not matter whether it is your first or fifth time that you are going for the safari. Every time on the safari offers a different experience. For example, frequent safari goers will attest that you can even go for a safari to the same park on different days of the same week and have a different experience. Probably, in your first safari you saw a park of lion enjoying their catch while on your second safari to the same park, you got lucky and get to witness a lion or other predators preying on its next meal and eventually killing the prey.

Safari Fellows is an experienced safari operator owned and managed by Kenyans. Since its inception, the company has offered hundreds of safarist to different visitors from different countries. The company offers different safari packages to different destinations with the guests making the decision on the safari that they want to book. Moreover, Safari Fellows also offers custom tailor-made safari in Kenya and Tanzania. Thus, if you want a safari specifically tailored for you, just get in touch with our friendly team of safari experts. The team will help you design your perfect Kenyan safari. The safari packages below are some of the safaris in Kenya tours offered by Safari Fellows. Contact us for more details and information about our Kenya safari packages.

1 Day Safari in Kenya to Amboseli From Nairobi

The excursion entails a full day tour to Amboseli where you get to watch a variety of wildlife that among others comprises of elephants, zebras and Lions. The scenic Mt. Kilimanjaro is a great background for photos.

2 Days Masai Mara Safari in Kenya From Nairobi

The excursion entails a full day tour to Amboseli where you get to watch a variety of wildlife that among others comprises of elephants, zebras and Lions. The scenic Mt. Kilimanjaro is a great background for photos.

3 Days Safari in Kenya – Tsavo West and Amboseli National Parks

In this 3 day safari Tour, you will visit both Tsavo West and Amboseli National Parks. Some of the great sightings includes elephants, lions, zebras and Mt Kilimanjaro on the background.

4 Days Kenya Safari – Ol Pejeta Game Sanctuary and Samburu Game Reserve

This 4 days and 3 nights safari will take you to OlPajeta Game Sanctuary and Samburu Game Reserve. The safari offers both splendid sceneries as well as different animals.

5 Days Safari in Kenya visiting The Aberdares, Lake Nakuru and Masai Mara Safari

This is a 5 Days and 4 nights safari where you get to visit Aberdares, Lake Nakuru, and Masai Mara Safari.

5 Days Kenya Safari to Tsavo East, Tsavo West& Amboseli Safari – 5 Days

This is a 5 Days and 4 nights safari where you will tour Tsavo East National Park, Tsavo West National Park, and Amboseli National Park.

6 Days Kenya Safari to Amboseli, Lake Naivasha, and Masai Mara Safari

The safari lasts 6 Days and 5 nights. In this tour, you will visit Amboseli National Park, Lake Naivasha, and Masai Mara National Reserve. There will be plenty of animals and grasslands to see in this safari.

6 Days Kenya Safari to Lake Nakuru, Lake Bogoria, Lake Naivasha, and Masai Mara

A 6 Days and 5 nights safari that tours The Great Lakes (Lake Nakuru, Lake Bogoria, and Lake Naivasha) and Masai Mara National Reserve.

7 Days Safari in Kenya to Samburu, Aberdarers, Lake Nakuru, Lake Naivasha and Masai Mara

This Safari lasts for 7 Days and 6 nights. In this safari, you get to visit the most popular safari destinations in Kenya.

8 Days Tambua Safari in Kenya – Amboseli, Lake Naivasha, Lake Nakuru, and Masai Mara

Tambua is a Swahili word for discover and in this safari, you will literally discover Kenya as you visit different major attractions in 8 days and 7 nights safari.

9 Days Best of Kenya Safari

In this 9 days, 8 nights Safari, you will get to visit the best safari destinations in Kenya which comprises of; Masai Mara, Lake Nakuru, Lake Naivasha, Amboseli, Tsavo West and Tsavo East.

12 Days Magical Kenya Safari – Samburu, Mount Kenya, Aberdare, Nakuru, Masai Mara, Naivasha, Amboseli, and Tsavo West National Park.

You will get to visit all the major National Parks in Kenya in this 12 Days and 11 Nights Magical Safari

Different types of safaris in Kenya offered by Safari Fellows
Kenya has 54 national parks and reserves that offers guests exceptional tourist experience. Some parks are ideal for game viewing, walking safaris, hiking, and bird watching. When you plan to book a safari to Kenya with Safari Fellows, you can choose any of the safaris below. Our Safari Experts will be on hand to help you choose the best safari.

Small group safaris–This type of safari is the most popular safari package. In this package, you go on a safari through road transport by either a pop-up safari van or a pop-up 4×4 safari Landcruiser. The number of people going for the safari varies from two people to seven people. Safari Fellows can also custom make you a safari according to the preferences of the group.

Private Safaris in Kenya–The safari offered on private basis. What that means is that you go for a safari with the specific group of people who you book the safari with. For example, if you book your safari with as a Pax of two people, only the two of you are going to go on the safari.

Mountain climbing safari–This safari can either be part of a small group safari or a private safari. In this safari, you are going to climb Mount Kenya or Mount Kilimanjaro. Safari Fellows tour guides, porters, and cooks are going to accompany you in the entire mountain climbing safari.

Fly-in safari–Safari Fellows offers fly-in safari on individual basis. The fly-in safaris in Kenya commence depart from either Nairobi or Mombasa and flies to various parks and reserves in the country. During these safaris, there are three game viewing drives in a day – morning game viewing drives, mid-day game viewing drives and afternoon game viewing drives.

Beach holiday safaris–As the name suggests, the beach holiday safari offered by Safari Fellows in Kenya combines a safari to the selected parks and reserves in Kenya and a beach holiday in the Kenyan coast. For many years, this safari package has proved to be popular with newlyweds who want to relax and spend some good time with their loved ones after getting married. Snorkeling as well as a visit to a water park are just some of the activities that you can visit when in the Kenyan coast.

Custom tailor-made Kenyan safaris – These safaris are offered in private basis and are tailor made according to the specifications specified by the guests. The safaris visits any parks and attractions in Kenya and can commence from any location in Kenya and end at any location in Kenya.

Where to go for Safari in Kenya
The parks and places that you visit when you go for a Kenya safari will be determined by the type of experience you are looking for in your Kenyan safari. For example, if you want to relax on the White sand beach found in the coast and combine that with a game viewing experience, you will then have to consider visiting either of the Tsavo national parks as they are close to Mombasa. For the yearly migration, you will have to visit Masai Mara while if you are seeking a bird watching, then Lake Nakuru, Lake Naivasha and other parks hosting tens of bird species has to be your choice. For those who are keen on the annual wildebeest migration, you have to time your safari with when the migration happens. By explaining all your safari expectations, Safari Fellows experts will be able to propose to you the best places to visit so that you can meet your experiences.

Word from Safari Fellows Kenyan Safari Experts
It is not by chance that Kenya has been crowned the best safari country for many years by various organizations. A safari to Kenya is unrivaled by any other holidays or safaris you have taken in the past. The country is awash with unending rolling plains and offers the most remarkable national parks and reserve in the world.

To a great extent, it does not even matter the park or reserve you choose to visit since as long as you visit a reserve or a park in the country, you are guaranteed of seeing different animals in their natural habitat. For those who do not have time on their side, they can visit the Nairobi National Park that is the only park in the world located in a capital city. Once you are inside the park, you will realize the great work that the Kenyan people have done in reserving a national park in a major city as the park provides you with a great game viewing drive experience.

All the safaris offered by Safari Fellows start and end in either Nirobi or Mombasa. If you are in Kenya for a different reason – may be attending a seminar in Nakuru- and you happen to spare sometime, and you want to go for a safari, do not hesitate to get in touch. We will offer you an unforgettable safari experience.

Accommodation When on a Safari in Kenya
Kenya offers a variety of accommodation to all safari guests. When in Nairobi or in some major cities, you can choose to stay in different hotels varying from one star to luxury five-star hotels. Specifically, your accommodation budget is going to determine the type of accommodation that you end up booking. For those who are budget oriented, budget and economy safari lodges or tented camps are the best safari accommodation for them. For others, they can choose from standard, luxury, or deluxe accommodation. In short, in all parks and reserves, you are going to get different types of accommodation to suit your budget.

Camping–This is common for mountain climbing and in some safari packages. By pitching your tent in the bush, you get firsthand experience of sleeping in the Africa bush. At night a bonfire is lit under the clear sky littered with stars. If you are lucky, you might get to hear a lion roar or the hyenas laugh in the busy. Camping offers a great night experience. For those booking camping safaris with Safari Fellows, we provide all the tents and other services. This is usually the cheapest accommodation on offer.

Tented camps–They offer superb camping experience with additional comfort that cannot be offered by the ordinary camping. In a tented camp, you are offered a big tent that is furnished with beds and other furniture. Moreover, the tent also offers flush toilet, showers, and flowing water. The tents vary from budget tents to luxury tents.

Safari Lodges–They are the equivalent of hotels with the main different been that they are located in the bushes. There are various standards of safari lodges available in the parks and game reserved. All the lodges have endeavored to ensure that the lodges are made and designed to fit well in their respective environments. Thus, it is common to find that in the safari lodges, the deco is composed of local materials.

Book Your Safari in Kenya Today
Safari Fellows is a leading safari operator in Kenya. By booking your Kenya safari with us, you will be making the right decision since we will do anything possible to make sure that you have a great safari experience. Our safari experts have personally visited all the destinations and are thus well placed to advice you on the parks and reserves that you should visit in order to ensure that you get your expected safari destination. Moreover, with our safari services, you can just pay a deposit and pay the remaining amount upon arrival at the time when you are going for safari. Our driver guides are well experienced, and you can be rest assured that they will offer you the best safari experience. For enquiries or any questions contact us anytime. We are open 24/7 and ready to answer any questions that you might have.