LAIKIPIA, MARA, OL PEJETA
Porini Safari Camps offer visitors the experience of staying
in small, high quality safari camps located in exclusive wildlife
conservancies in some of the finest big game areas in Africa.
Here you will escape from the crowds and experience the African
wilderness without the presence of other tourist vehicles
and with the personal attention of qualified safari guides.
Porini Safari Camps are small and exclusive with no more than
10 guest tents so that you will have just a few other like-minded
people as company.
PORINI AMBOSELI CAMP
is an exclusive bush camp of 9 guest tents in the Selenkay
Conservancy, a private reserve beside Amboseli National
Park in unspoilt wilderness and well off the beaten track.
We operate a daily road transfer from Nairobi which normally
takes just over 3 hours for the 100 mile journey. Alternatively
we operate departures daily by air into Amboseli airfield.
PORINI MARA CAMP is set up on similar lines with 6 tents
and is in the first private conservancy in the Mara eco-system
at Ol Kinyei. We operate departures twice daily by air from
Nairobi a 45 minute flight.
LION CAMP is located in the exclusive 22,000 acre
Olare Orok Conservancy which borders the Masai Mara Game
Reserve. The Camp is situated along the Ntiakatiak River
and consists of 10 luxury guest tents. We can arrange morning
and afternoon flights from Nairobi.
RHINO CAMP the newest Camp, opened July 2007 with
six tents, located in the 90,000 acre Ol Pejeta Conservancy
near Mt Kenya. All of the Big 5 are found here and this
is the largest Black Rhino sanctuary in East Africa! We
offer daily departures by air from Nairobi to nearby Nanyuki
the Porini camps are run on environmentally sound principles,
specially designed to have minimum impact, with no permanent
structures, using solar power for electricity and heating
water with special eco-friendly sustainable charcoal briquettes.
Amboseli and Mara, the conservancies are owned by the local
Maasai communities and the camps are operated and managed
with the objective of creating income and providing benefits
for the local people so that they can gain from participating
drives from the Porini Camps are in open-sided 4x4 safari
vehicles, with expert safari guides, for the best wildlife
OF THE PORINI CAMPS:
the best place in Kenya to see elephants at close range and
wonderful views of Kilimanjaro.
Conservancy, walk with Maasai warriors, night game drives,
exclusive wilderness area with no other tourist vehicles.
Lion and cheetah are present and some of the less common cats
like Cracal, Serval and African wildcat are often seen.
Pejeta Conservancy, the largest rhino conservancy in East
Africa in a vast tract of wilderness within the Laikipia area,
overlooking snow-capped Mount Kenya. Elephant, rhino, lion
and leopard all present.
Mara, famous for the spectacular wildebeest migration
between June and October every year and excellent for lion,
leopard and cheetah. The camps are located in their own exclusive
Orok Conservancy and the Ol Kinyei Conservancy.
between the camps are by scheduled air service with a flight
to get you straight to the wildlife without spending hours
travelling between the parks over rough roads. Game drives
from the camps are in 4x4 safari vehicles (not vans) with
excellent guides. Walks with Maasai warriors, opportunity
for night game drives, exclusive wilderness areas with no
tourist minibuses. An authentic safari experience staying
in small exclusive camps with spacious guest tents, comfortably
furnished with private bathrooms, solar lights and located
in attractive unspoilt natural settings. At the camps all
meals, drinks (wine, gin & tonic, beer, sodas, mineral
water), and activities like game drives, walks, night drives
and sundowners are included in the price.