Samburu Express Safari in Kenya – 4 Days

4 Days Samburu Express Safari Overview

This 4 Days Samburu Express Safari takes you on a great journey to explore the Samburu National Reserve of Kenya. You will explore the interesting landscapes and abundant wildlife including zebras, giraffes, elephants, leopards, lions, hippos, buffalos, rhinos, and much more.

For an even closer connection to the land and everything, you will get to explore Samburu on foot and enjoy a cultural encounter to learn about the Samburu pastoralists.

Take a look at the detailed 4 Days Samburu Express Safari to get a better feel of how such a safari would work for you. Keep in mind that all our safari packages are customizable and our team of experts will gladly help you personalize any safari to your specific needs.

Detailed 4 Days Samburu Express Safari

Here is the full day-by-day itinerary for this 4 Days Samburu Express Safari

Day 1: Arrival at Jomo Kenyatta Airport – Transfer to Samburu

Arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, where a Saruni vehicle will transfer you to Wilson Airport for your flight to Samburu.

Depart Nairobi in the morning, arriving at Samburu an hour later, where your 4 Days Samburu Express Safari guide will meet you and transfer you to the lodge, or take you on a game drive. Afternoon game drive in Kalama Conservancy exploring over 200,000 acres of pristine wilderness in total privacy and sundowners with a breathtaking view.

  • Accommodation: Saruni Samburu
  • Meal plan: Dinner


Day 2:Wildlife viewing in Samburu National Reserve

Early morning game drives into Samburu National Reserve to seek out the ‘Samburu Special Five’: the reticulated giraffe, the Grevy zebra, the beisa oryx, the Somali ostrich, and the gerenuk; all rare species that occur only in this part of the country and look for its well-known larger wildlife including elephants, lion, and leopard.

Enjoy a picnic lunch before heading back to the lodge to relax for the afternoon. Enjoy a complimentary half-hour Back & Neck massage upon arriving back at the lodge at the Samburu Wellbeing Space.

  • Accommodation: Saruni Samburu
  • Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3:Explore the wonders of Samburu – Nature Walk

Continue to explore the wonders of Samburu with a morning game drive and after lunch possibly head out on a nature walk to discover animals, plants, and the caves in the local area with rock paintings, led by your skillful and knowledgeable Samburu guides.

Evening game drive in Kalama Conservancy, the 200,000-acre private wildlife conservancy in which Saruni Samburu is located, ending with a bush dinner under the stars in the middle of the wilderness, and a night drive back to the lodge.

The Samburu warriors dancing, candles, and fire under the vast African skies, make this a truly magical experience, and one of the highlights of your stay.

  • Accommodation: Saruni Samburu
  • Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4: Morning Game drive, Drive back to Nairobi

Take an early morning game drive on your way to the airstrip enjoying for the last time the amazing wildlife and unending views of the Samburu Conservancy.

Transfer to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport with Saruni. Depending on the time of your international flight, stop at the Talisman or Carnivore restaurant for dinner. This will mark the end of your 4 Days Samburu Express Safari.

  • Accommodation: None (Last day)
  • Meal plan: Breakfast & Lunch

Price per person (USD)

Here is the cost per person depending on the group size.
 2 Pax

  • Trip Duration: 4 days, 3 nights.
  • Starting Point: Nairobi, Kenya.

Note: A 30% booking is due upon booking, with the balance cleared 1 month before the trip starts.

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The price of this tour includes the following items
  • Transport in a 4WD vehicle with a pop-up roof.
  • All fuel for the tour.
  • English-speaking driver/guide.
  • Accommodation and Meals on Full Board.(Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
  • Park-entrance fees for all National parks
  • All activities described in the itinerary.
  • Drinking water throughout the safari.


The price of this tour does not include the following items
  • International airfares.
  • Entry visa to Kenya
  • Meals that are not part of your accommodation.
  • A porter. (Helps to carry your backpack & push/pull you on the slippery slopes.)
  • Personal insurance (medical/travel)
  • Tips and gratuities to rangers, driver/guide, porter, hotel staff, etc.
  • All expenses of personal nature.(e.g. drinks, laundry, optional activities.)