7 days Exquisite Kenya Safari Itinerary
7 days Exquisite Kenya Safari Itinerary tours the Solio Rhino sanctuary, Aberdare National Park Kenya, Meru national park and Samburu National reserve Kenya Safari. The main safari highlights are the endangered rhinos, the Samburu special five, the big cats of Africa and the savanna elephant amongst a wide range of other wildlife like the zebras and gazelles. Solio is a private wildlife sanctuary and is less frequently visited thus giving you a real authentic safari feel as you experience mother nature.
Meru National Park
Nestled approximately 70 kilometers to the East of Meru town, the enchanting Meru National Park unfolds its wonders, boasting the illustrious Big Five alongside captivating sightings of crocodiles and hippos gracing the Rojewero River at the park’s heart. Surprisingly, Meru remains a hidden gem with fewer visitors than its bustling counterparts, offering a rare chance for an intimate and authentic wildlife escapade off the well-trodden path.
Scenic Meru National Park
Embark on a journey through the northern reaches of the park, where Mulika Plains host regal lion prides and an array of other carnivores, adding a touch of wild mystique to your adventure. The 7-day Exquisite Kenya Safari Itinerary beckons, promising a scenic drive through diverse landscapes, including the meandering Tana River, Kenya’s longest, tracing the park’s southernmost boundary. Delight in this visual feast as you explore the lesser-known corners of Meru National Park.
Devote some time to venture southward and discover the poignant Elsa’s Grave, a memorial honoring the legendary lioness of the Adamsons. Extend your exploration to Kora National Park, Meru’s sister sanctuary, a delightful inclusion covered by Meru’s admission fee.
The Meru National Park rhino sanctuary
The Meru Rhino Sanctuary unfolds across 84 square kilometers, harboring a substantial population of black and white rhinos. Safeguarded by a discreet perimeter electric fence, this sanctuary not only thwarts poachers but also functions as a subtle corridor, welcoming other wildlife, including majestic elephants, into its protective embrace. In this sanctuary, nature’s harmony thrives, offering a sanctuary where wildlife coexists in an undisturbed symphony.
Solio and Aberdare National Park
It is set close to the equator and temperatures are quite comfortable. At Solio you get to see both the Aberdares Ranges and Mount Kenya and if you are a fun of wildlife photography, nothing beats a classic photo of a rhino with the white capped peaks of Kenya’s highest Mountain. 7 days Exquisite Kenya Safari Itinerary explores Aberdares National Park which boasts stunning landscapes, mountain topography, waterfalls, and opportunities for trout fishing. It is here we get Karuru falls which is Kenya’s highest waterfall, the stunning Chania falls and the magura falls which also have the queens caves. Aberdares National park features in Kenya’s freedom struggle history as this is where the freedom fighters, the Mau Mau operated from. Led by field Marshal Dedan Kimathi, they had mastered the terrain like the backs of their hands giving them an advantage over the British troops. It is also at the Aberdares where in Queen Elizabeth visited as a princess and while staying at the tree tops hotel she became a queen on the passing of her father.
Samburu National Reserve
Samburu National Reserve, with its semi-arid environment and Ewaso Nyiro River, is home to the unique Samburu Special Five and is one of the best places to see leopards and enjoy lion sightings If you also love the elephants this is definitely a destination that will give you soul satisfaction as you connect with one of Africa’s most magnificent creatures, the elephant. Water attracts big herds of the elephants and you catch up with them at the Ewaso Ng’iro river as they drink and cool themselves against the hot midday sun. 7 days Exquisite Kenya Safari Itinerary is sure you leave memories and experiences that will last for a lifetime