Visit Samburu National Reserves Kenya

Samburu National Reserves

Samburu National Reserve is among the more visited of Kenya’s parks. Likewise, it has gotten moderately occupied throughout the long term. The game survey’s primary zones are along the Ewaso Nigro banks that run east to west through the recreation centre. A great area as the surface waters get dry during the dry season, and the views become more fascinating.


The geographical location of Samburu National Reserve Park:

Samburu National Park is the smallest park in Kenya, and it’s located in district Samburu in the direction of southeastern. It’s considered in a rift valley which is the province of Kenya. Samburu national park is bold concerning the ecological system because it covers 165 kilometres square of area. 

Samburu national park beautiful place in Kenya’s dry northern region, a famous locality where marvellous loneliness kayak who adapted a baby oryx lived. The reverse is one of the two areas in which environmentalist George Adamson a game warden, and his wife, Joy Adamson, raised Elsa the lioness (the first female lion grows with her sister huge one Lustica. A book named born free discusses Elsa the lioness’s life, which obtains fame after winning numerous awards.

The Samburu national reserve full of breathtaking sceneries is a fragrant place from Savannah plains stout regions and most of the greenery type including acacia, bramble trees, riverine forests and grassland vegetation Samburu national park the more calm and garden which has filled with natural peace of mind which can be accessed using eye mare. At the same time, you just entered the reserve. You have presented a fascinating view of two big mountains visible of koitogor Ololokwe. Buffalo spring gate is the admittance gate to the park. The park an ideal destination for Kenya wildlife safaris. It is a home of different wildlife species, for example, three giant cats(African leopard, Cheetah and lion), the flock of elephants, hippopotamus and cape buffalo. The park is used to harbor rhinoceros, but they are not available in reserve due to massive poaching. The park includes mammals like the olive baboon, warthogs, Grants gazelle, impala, kirk’s dik-dik and waterbuck.

For many bird species, Samburu national is paradise estimated 350 species best for bird viewing in this list of 350 species birds include sunbird, and grey-headed kingfisher, Marabou stork, bee-eaters, Verreaux’s eagle, tawny eagle, Bateleur, yellow-necked spurfowl, vulturine guinea fowl, lilac-breasted roller, superb starling, secretary bird, yellow-billed hornbill, norther red-billed hornbill and vultures including the palm-nut vultures. The park also hosts scarce northern unusual species, mostly known as Samburu specific five: Somali ostrich, Gravy’s zebra, beisa oryx, gerenuk, and reticulated giraffe.

A descendant clan of Masai living all around the park Samburu national park is surrounded by different communities of Rendile, Borana and the dominant Samburu tribe. The civilization and norms of these communities of these culture offer


Here the attractions of Samburu that brings tourist from World:

River Ewaso Nyiro:

A massive river of Kenya is river was iron and the largest water source in Samburu national park the river supports glorious riverine forest which flows from north to east meandering off to southeast through Somalia to join river Jubba reserve supporting lives of animals many animals are supported as they come at the river to drink water river was nyiro is a home for the massive amount of crocodiles.

Samburu special five:

Samburu national dessert is a surprise offering one North kind an extra astonishing game drives as it was genuinely great earth are genuinely found in Africa these creatures seen during game drives. Nature strolls are dim zebra, reticulated giraffe, gerenuk and the beisa Oryx. These creatures are found in Savannah prairie-filled parks and riverine woods.

Riverine Forests:

Riverine woods in Samburu national reserves are appealing its own being up amazingly green with a calm wind, in these freest many bird species can be seen finishing end play on the tree of trees numerous wonderful shaded birds are like dark-headed kingfisher, sunbirds mixers, marabou stork, brownish hawk, Verreaux’s falcon, Bateleur, vulturine Guinea fowl, yellow-necked spurfowl are existed on there.

Mount Koitogor and mount Ololokwe:

When you enter the recreation center, these Mount are seen soon. They add to the park reserves’ excellence, and numerous little creatures are seen laying on these Mounts in the hold.

Samburu culture 

Samburu national reserves are considered as a family tour with Samburu drive being predominant this culture, standards, and practices have pulled in traveler keen on social visits the Samburu individuals odd so appended to their creatures that goats, camels and dairy cattle the Samburu public are attached to painting their appearances with striking benefactors in order to emphasize facial highlights. Adjoining clans’ hands respect this activity, thus Samburu importance butterfly.

Camel Rides:

The most enjoyable moments are when you have to ride on a camel and enter Samburu national reserves’ woods. You will enjoy it. It’s the conventional way to have a trip on Samburu and in this way we can close ourselves to wild animals.

Big three cats:

Samburu national park is famous as the shelter for the vast three cats, including lions, leopards, and cheetahs. It’s the main reason behind its uniqueness, and it brings a lot of people towards itself. You can see these cats’ different activities like drinking water from the stream and wander in the wild.

Activities in Samburu National Reserves:

Game drives:

Suppose you visit Safari and take a game drive. In that case, you will not forget this tour because it will go through forests and track of this game surrounded by woods mean close to nature and passes through rugged semi-arid plains of the park, in its track it also includes rivers in view. While you have game drives, you have to see creatures that we can’t see in everyday life. You will see the big three cat’s lion, cheetahs and leopards. Besides, you will also see elephants, zebras. Birds that come into our sight are kingfisher, sunbirds, bee-eaters, Marabou stork, tawny eagles, Verreaux’s eagle bateleur, vulturine Guinea fowl, yellow-necked spurfowl, a lilack breasted roller.

Camelback safaris:

It’s Safari’s people’s culture to ride tourists on the back of a camel and pass through the forests. In this way, tourists can enjoy very intimate moments to the natural environment, different views that catch hearts and many other aspects.

Bush Breakfast:

The Bush breakfast of Safari is famous and attracts many tourists towards itself from the World. You can enjoy many sceneries of the morning while sitting in a natural environment.

Mount biking:

People who have an interest in adventures for those Samburu national park offer mount biking. You can take a tour of the forests. For this, they made a semi-arid plain that passes through woods, and your eye will be able to see wild animals, beautiful views and streaming. 


What is the best time to visit Samburu national reserve park?

Usually, tourists’ arrival keeps on going whole year, but the best time to visit safari park is December to march and late march to may because in these segments’ temperature remain in moderate conditions and two rainy season passes thought them.

In which route tourists reached Samburu national reserve par?

Tourists can reach Samburu park by air and by road. Almost daily, flights go from Nairobi to Samburu airstrips. The distance between these two spots is 300 kilometres, and if you prefer the route, it will take 5 hours and 40 minutes.

How tourists accommodate Samburu?

Samburu national park is very close to nature. For the pleasure of tourists, they offer Intrepid tented camp, elephant bedroom camp, Samburu Sopa lodge, elephant watch camp, and Sabache Camp.

Detailed map of Samburu NR

Below are detailed maps of Samburu Mara National Reserve and the surrounding reserves ( Shaba and Buffalo Springs) and group ranches such as Kalama, West Gate Community and Kamunyak conservancies, showing the location of all major lodges, tented camps, attractions, campsites, rivers and roads. Also listed is a Maps of Kenya and East Africa.

The Map of Samburu below also indicated the general position of the major accommodation such as permanent (non-mobile) Tented Camps and Lodges. Please contact us in case you need exact coordinates or positions.

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