Samburu Fly-In Safari Featuring Sarova Shaba Lodge

Daily Tour 1 to 3 days
kenya Kenya

Samburu Fly-in safaris are perfect for visitors of Kenya who have limited time to spare, or would simply like to add on a few nights to an existing trip. Conveniently, trips depart twice a day from Nairobi’s Wilson Airport and include return flights, all transfers, meals, an English speaking driver-guide and 4×4 vehicles with a guaranteed window seat. Dates for any of these trips can be tailored to suit clients’ itinerary.


  • Accommodation as specified on the Itinerary
  • Return flights Wilson–Shaba –Wilson
  • Welcome Masai dance on arrival at the lodge
  • Game Drives using 360 view 4×4 landcruiser lodge vehicles
  • Butler service
  • Soft drinks, house wines, local branded spirits and beers
  • Tea and coffees
  • Refreshments on game drives
  • Three Meals a day
  • Bush breakfast/lunch/dinner and sundowers weather permitting
  • Nature walks with the local Masai naturalist
  • Visit to the Masai village (entrance fee extra)
  • Services of professional English Speaking driver-guide
  • Fuel expenses
  • Pickup and drop off at Jomo Kenyatta Airport or your nominated address in Nairobi.
Price Information & Seasons

This Tour Price is Based on a Per Person Sharing, in a Pop Up Safari Van and in a Double/ Twin Room/ Tent.

Display Rates In USD EUR GBP
High Season
July 01- October 31 | Dec 23 – Jan 2
Mid Season
Jan 02- March 31 | April 18- Apri 21
Jun 16- June 31 | Nov 01- Dec 22
Low Season
April 01- June 15
2 peopleUS$ 1025US$ 965US$ 895
4 peopleUS$ 965US$ 905US$ 865
6 peopleUS$ 935US$ 875US$ 835


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4 x 4 Land Cruiser/ Jeep Supplement

Display Rates In USD EUR GBP
2 people in private jeepUS$ 180.00 Per Person
4 people in private jeepUS$ 90.00 Per Person
6 people in private jeepUS$ 60.00 Per Person
   All rates are in US Dollars  per person
  Children between 12 – 18 years will pay 75% of the adult rates
  Children between 3 – 12 years will pay 50% of the adult rate
  Children Below 3 years is FREE
  Kindly request rates for 1 person, in own room or travelling alone!

Day 1 Nairobi Fly to Samburu (214 km – 50 mins.)

Early pick from Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport or a city hotel and transfer to Wilson Airport for the scheduled flight to Samburu National Park, with possibly seeing sights of the spectacular Mt Kenya, Africa’s second highest mountain en route. Upon arrival, you will be met by a guide from the lodge and enjoy a game drive to the lodge. Following lunch, there is an afternoon game drive returning to lodge as the sun sets.

  • Accommodation: Sarova Shaba Lodge
  • Luxury Lodge located inside Shaba Conservancy
  • Meals & drinks: Lunch & dinner
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 2 Full Day Samburu

Morning and afternoon game drives in the park. Samburu is home to many uncommon species such as reticulated giraffe, Grevy’s zebra, Beisa oryx and the long-necked gerenuk antelope to name just a few. There are also many lion, cheetah and leopard to spot as well as huge crocodiles in the rivers.

  • Accommodation: Sarova Shaba Lodge
  • Luxury Lodge located inside Shaba Conservancy
  • Meals & drinks: Breakfast, Lunch & dinner
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Day 3 Samburu fly to Nairobi (214 km – 50 mins.)

Following breakfast, there will be a game drive transfer back to the airstrip for the scheduled flight to Nairobi. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to a city centre hotel where your safari ends.This safari can also be extended with additional nights in Samburu

  • Accommodation: No accommodation
  • Meals & drinks: Breakfast & Lunch
  • Drinking water (Other drinks not included)

Sarova Shaba

Shaba Game Reserve, made famous by the late Joy Adamson and her lioness Elsa, is often referred to as ‘Born Free Country’. Located on the banks of the Uaso Nyiro River, Sarova Shaba offers a luxury seldom found in a large African bush lodge. There are 80 chalet rooms, or for those of you looking for a little extra luxury, Sarova Shaba has four junior suites and one honeymoon suite.

Hardwoods, cane furniture and local textiles create a calm and pleasing ambience. The tranquil flow of sparkling spring water throughout the grounds creates an atmosphere of peace and serenity as it collects and cascades. Shaba boasts a unique collection of game only found in the region including reticulated giraffe, Grevy’s zebra, gerenuk and Beisa oryx, as well as 150 recorded bird species. For a close inspection of the game take a game drive with one of the experienced guides, returning to the lodge for a hearty breakfast in the splendid Restaurant overlooking the Uaso Nyiro River. You might spend the rest of the day relaxing by the beautiful free-form swimming pool. When the heat recedes towards the end of the afternoon, another game drive is a good idea to capture animals coming down to the river to drink. Return in time for a reviving sundowner and watch the crocodiles climb out of the river to be fed. Early evening entertainment is provided by local Samburu dancers, followed by a delicious dinner in the restaurant.

Total: $835 From $835 /person
× $835 = $835


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