Samburu & Shaba
Lying on the edge of northern Kenya's arid savannahs, the Samburu Reserve is one of Kenya's wildest reserves in true colonial style. Three separate reserves, Samburu, Buffalo Springs and Shaba, protect an expansive wilderness of mountains, plains, savannah, and scrub desert. The perfect opportunity to enjoy the Kenyan wilderness away from the crowds.
- Walking safaris led by Samburu warriors
- Watch elephants drinking and washing at Uaso Nyiro River
- Uncover fascinating ancient rock art
- Known for its untouched and remote natural beauty
- Home to the Northern 5, including the Somali ostrich and gerenuk
- 4WD Safari
- Guided Walking Safari
- Night Drive
- Rhino Tracking
- Helicopter Flights
- Quad Biking
- Cultural Experience
Samburu & Shaba Map
Whether you want to tick the Big Five off your bucket list or seek out specific safari species, our expert guides reveal the typical wildlife sightings to expect in the Samburu & Shaba
TRIPS TO INSPIRE
From majestic wildlife to out of this world natural wonders, enchanting beaches and intriguing cities, every bespoke Mahlatini journey is thrilling. Unsure where to visit? Whether it’s a bucket-list adventure, a milestone celebration or simply a much-needed escape, experience the joy with this inspiring selection of favorites.
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HOW TO BOOK
At Mahlatini, we like to make things easy for you. Browse our website for inspiration or pick up the phone. Whether you’re full of ideas or unsure of where to start, we’re here to help. Serial safari-goer or first-time visitor, we’re ready to create your ultimate tailormade itinerary.
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Family holiday to Kenya
It was more than any of us ever expected from the magnitude of animals to the luxury of the camps , to the quality of the food and to the personal touch of having our own waiter and guide each dayRead full review
Holiday to Tanzania & Kenya
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Honeymoon to Kenya & Tanzania
This was a once in a lifetime kind of trip that we are going to have to somehow repeat! The team at Mahlatini really worked hard for us throughout the planning process, exceeded our trip expectations, and worked diligently when we actually had to push our Honeymoon out a full year because of COVID …Read full review