Camping is the best way to experience the natural attractions of Kenya. Most camps are sited in private conservation areas, where walking and night drives are accepted. In every safari, visitors are accompanied by staff members who assist in various fields. Safari camping in Kenya is particular for persons who love nature, wildlife, birds and insects.
Several tour operators in Kenya specialize in camping and adventure type of safaris mainly because of the wide variety of choices present in Kenya. It is advisable to be very selective and sure of the tour agent to deal with so that you can get the real experience of adventure camping that will make your holiday a reality.
Best Camps in Africa
Finch Hattons Safari Camp
Finch Hattons Safari Camp is a luxury jungle safari camp nestled at the edge of three hippo pools which are fed by natural springs. Surrounding the Wildlife Kenya Camp is the vast, dry expanse of thorn scrub and volcanic lava which characterize this rather hilly section of Tsavo National Park. It has 35 very luxurious tents. All the tents are air conditioned with a back up generator.
Mara Bush Camp
Situated on the Olare Orok River, a tributary of the Talek River, Mara Bush Camp is a luxury eco-camp located in the heart of the Mara National Reserve. The camp can accommodate up to 27 guests. Safari activities for guest offered include Hot Air Balloon Safaris, Bush Dinners, Guided and Guided Bush Walks and Sundowners.
Saruni Safari Camp
Saruni is a deluxe safari Camp outside the famous Masai Mara National Reserve offering the thrill of a real African adventure experience. This intimate lodge set in a private conservation area that offers contemporary luxury and style with fantastic wildlife and game viewing activities. Some of the several safari packages here are wildlife safaris, birding and nature trails. It can accommodate up to 12 guests are in its 6 stunning cottages.
Tortilis Camp Amboseli has 15 tents is set on a gentle slope at the edge of the Park. Each tent has a spectacular view of Mount Kilimanjaro from the privacy of its own veranda. The tents have been designed for comfort with traditional safari chairs, chests and beds, with private bathroom, hot water and electricity supplied by solar panels.
Ol Kanjau Camp
Located in Amboseli National Park, Ol Kanjau Camp is a traditional style tented camp just three kilometers east of the Park. The accommodation is tented and exclusive to groups of 12 guests or less.
Porini Camp consists of six spacious tents, sited among shady Acacia Tortilis trees, in a spot once favoured by big game hunters. The camp is small and exclusive, accommodating a maximum of 12 guests. It is set up along the lines of the traditional hunting safari bush camp, so there are no permanent structures like bar or restaurant or swimming pool – this is real camping in the bush.
Tsavo Safari camp
Tsavo Safari Camp is a green oasis on the Athi River. It has 30 tents and six bandas all set close together in a row along the river. They are well-shaded by mature trees. Small gardens of indigenous flowers and exotic plants are scattered in amazingly green lawns, a sharp swimming pool is a refreshing treat. The focal point of the camp is the stone and thatches bar/dining area on two sides to garden and river.
Ziwani Tented Safari Camp
Ziwani Camp is a pleasant tented Kenya Luxury Camp on the western boundary of Tsavo West National Park, not far from the Tanzanian border. The camp boasts 20 tents and an attractive dining and bar area with views across the dam.
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Wildlife Camping In Kenya
Wildlife camping is one of the best option which offers abundant scope to travellers to explore and experience the virgin world of wild animals. Some of the wildlife sanctuaries which are famous for wildlife camping in Kenya are Amboseli National Park, and Masai Mara Reserve. This type of camping is not much different from normal camping, except that it is not restricted to a particular season. works as a recreational program and there is no age limit.
Family Camping in Kenya
Family Camping is the best way to enjoy some of the precious moments of life with your family. It’s ideal to develop a close relationship between parents and kids. Family Camping aids you in spending a good time with your young ones and your spouse.
Weekend Camping in Kenya
Weekend Camping is a good option for those who need a break from their busy schedule. Apart from providing a chance to relax, the weekend camping offers plenty of opportunities for activities like angling, fishing, nature walks and safari.
Honeymoon Camping in Kenya
Kenya has a place for every taste for the married. Most couples dream of a romantic honeymoon after their wedding. For those of you who love the sun, nature and the wild, there can be no better place than Kenya. Honeymooners can try out angling, Mt. Elgon hiking, Elephant safaris, birding, kayaking, mountaineering, paragliding, skiing, trekking and water rafting. However, most camping honeymoon packages in Kenya however are relatively pricey.