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We are an East Africa specialist tour operator. We create bespoke itineraries to suit our guest’s requirements, whether it is a family of four with young children, a honeymooning couple or a work incentive trip.

We can organise everything from the perfect accommodation to private transfers by air or land and add experiences from an endless range. Choose from horse riding, hot-air ballooning, fly camping under the stars, camel trekking and visiting local villages to learning about native traditions and many more.

  A CULTURAL PHOTOGRAPHIC SAFARI

Have you dreamed of taking the ultimate photography trip and rediscovering your soul in the Kenyan wilderness? Immerse yourself in the Samburu culture and capture the uniqueness of these colourful people, under the guidance of professional photographer Robin Moore. While we focus on culture and community, there will also be the opportunity to photograph some of Kenya’s most beautiful wildlife.

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 FOSSIL HUNTING IN KENYA’S ‘CRADLE OF MANKIND’

Travel back in time on this life changing journey – to the birthplace of our ancestors on the shores of Lake Turkana’s ‘cradle of mankind’. This fully guided trip, starts at Giraffe Manor, then travels north to Solio Lodge, continuing by helicopter to Lake Turkana and finally on to Sasaab in Kenya’s northern frontier. This one of a kind adventure combines wildlife, mountains, lakes, ancient forests and people in one of the world’s last real wildernesses – and offers an experience of a lifetime.

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  VIRUNGA GORILLA EXPLORATION

This trip is an amazing chance to visit a country that few tourists see – the Congo. You will start your adventure in Virunga National Park, still a relatively undiscovered gem, which is home to about a quarter of the world’s critically endangered mountain gorillas. Trekking this vast and beautful forest to meet the gorillas or to climb one of the many volcanoes will suit all of those with an unquenchable thirst for the next chapter in their African adventure.

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A WEEK OF WILD ADVENTURE

This is a week for rediscovering your soul in the Kenyan wilderness. You’ll fly to the highlands of northern Kenya, see the indigenous animals such as rhinoceros, relax in luxury tented camps and if you wish, take part in all manner of outdoor activities from trekking to horse riding, even fly-camping deep in the bush. Then you’ll go to Kenya’s world-famous Maasai Mara and take part in spectacular game drives before spending your last night in the legendary Giraffe Manor. A wonderful introduction to wild Kenya.

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HELICOPTER TOUR, KENYA

If you like jaw-dropping views, this itinerary will more than satisfy. It starts when you transfer from your international flight in Nairobi to your private helicopter, which flies you to Solio lodge near the Aberdare highlands, soaring above the ice-capped snowy peaks of Mount Kenya.  At Solio Lodge you will see an abundance of game from black and white rhino, to lions and herds of buffalo. You can enjoy a massage in your room by the fire or go horse riding across the plains.

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  SAFARI TEASER

This vibrant tour is both a wonderful introduction to safari and to the diversity of Kenya itself. We start by flying to the hotspots of northern Kenya, viewing game that includes a population of black rhinoceros and experiencing the local culture. You’ll have the chance to go fly-camping in the wild, fishing in the highlands, trekking and horse-riding – and we’ll see many more animals before finishing the break in fine style at Nairobi’s legendary Giraffe Manor.

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  MIGRATION EXTRAVAGANZA

This is the true safari-lovers’ dream trip. We start in Nairobi’s legendary Giraffe Manor, then head to both the Maasai Mara and the Serengeti – probably the two finest game-viewing areas in the world – to catch the highlights of the thundering wildebeest migration. Stay in the midst of the savannah in luxurious vintage-inspired tents, enjoy some of the finest safari drives in the world, and make friends over drinks as the sun sets over these magical lands. Unforgettable.

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  BEACH & BUSH, KENYA

This tremendous introduction to Kenya’s natural wonders starts in the spectacular uplands of northern Kenya. After staying in Samburu land, home to numerous indigenous animal species, fly up to stay near the awe-inspiring Aberdare National Park and Mount Kenya. Then on to the Maasai Mara – Kenya’s world-famous safari landscape – for an unforgettable bush experience. Back in Nairobi we stay in elegant Giraffe Manor, where the resident giraffe drop in to be fed by the guests. Then it’s time for relaxation in the sun and swimming in the Indian Ocean at glorious Kinondo Kwetu.

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  APES TO LAKES

This is a journey to some of the most inspiring destinations on the planet. Created for the intrepid traveller you will start your bucket-list adventure in Africa’s most biologically diverse protected conservation area, Virunga National Park. Trek through the thick, un-touched undergrowth seeking out mountain gorillas and hike up a volcano to watch the world’s largest molten lava lake bubble and spit. Your next destination is Kenya where you will have a two-night pit stop before heading to Lake Turkana in search for the relics of mankind with Dr. Louise Leakey.

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EXPLORE OUR LODGES

The Safari Collection owns and operates a portfolio of luxury boutique camps and lodges in Kenya’s finest locations. By choosing to stay at one or more of our properties, you can explore the diverse landscape and culture that Kenya has to offer.

GIRAFFE MANOR

NAIROBI

SALA’S CAMP

MAASAI MARA

SASAAB

SAMBURU

SOLIO LODGE

LAIKIPIA

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