Our Twiga Safari offers an excellent chance of seeing the Big Five by combining stays at the Porini Camps and game drives in Selenkay Conservancy, Amboseli National Park, Nairobi National Park and Ol Kinyei & Naboisho Conservancies in the Mara Eco-system.  

Twiga means "giraffe" in the Swahili language, and the professional safari guides will take you on day and night game drives and guided walks to show you these as well as Africa's other iconic animals such as rhinos, elephants, the big cats and much more. A fun and educational visit to a Maasai village is a highlight of the tour, giving an insight into the Maasai culture and way of life. 

Twiga Safari Itinerary & Prices

Day One Pickup from Nairobi (airport or a hotel) and transfer by safari minibus to Porini Amboseli Camp (a 5 hour journey of 128 miles), arriving at camp before lunch. (NB optional flight upgrade – at a supplement). Stay 2 nights at Porini Amboseli Camp (fully Inclusive of meals, beer, wine, soft drinks, mineral water, gin & tonics, day and night game drives, guided walks, village visit, sundowners and park fees). Following afternoon tea, you will be escorted on a walk by Maasai warriors to a village to get an insight into their fascinating culture and way of life. Then take a game drive in the conservancy followed by a sundowner at a scenic spot overlooking Kilimanjaro. Night game drive and return to camp for dinner and overnight.  

Day Two Awake to the noisy calls of the birds. After an early breakfast, drive through the bush on our private track into Amboseli National Park, for a full morning of game viewing. Following a picnic lunch in the park. Return to camp later in the afternoon. In the evening you will go on a game drive in Selenkay Conservancy, stopping for a sundowner at a scenic viewpoint, followed by a night game drive to look for nocturnal animals such as aardvarks, serval cats, caracals, bat-eared foxes, African wild cats, and other species. Return to camp for dinner and overnight.  

Day Three After breakfast depart Selenkay Conservancy & the Amboseli Ecosystem and transfer back to Nairobi, arriving at Nairobi Tented Camp for lunch. Spend 1 night at Nairobi Tented Camp (fully inclusive of meals, game drives, sundowner, park fees and drinks – beer, wine, gin & tonics, soft drinks and bottled water). This unique camp is the only camp within the Nairobi National Park which is home to a broad range of wildlife.

Day Four After breakfast, depart Nairobi National Park and transfer to Nairobi’s Wilson Airport for the 10am flight to the Mara. Porini Mara Camp staff will meet you at the airstrip and transfer you to camp for 2 nights (fully inclusive of meals, beer, wine, soft drinks, mineral water, gin & tonics, day and night game drives, guided walks, sundowners and park fees) . After lunch take an afternoon game drive, stopping at a scenic point for a sundowner. Dinner and overnight at Porini Mara Camp.  

Day Five Following an early breakfast, take a game drive in the exclusive Ol Kinyei Conservancy. Return to camp in the late afternoon, after a picnic lunch. Later, head out on an evening game drive – stopping at a viewpoint for a sundowner. Continue on a night game drive looking for nocturnal animals. Dinner and overnight at Porini Mara Camp.

Day Six Take an early morning walk in the Conservancy escorted by Maasai warriors and return for breakfast. Transfer to the airstrip and fly back to Nairobi (arriving around 12.15pm). Met and transferred to the international airport (or a Nairobi hotel – not included but available at a supplement). 


Alternatively, extend your safari and see another game-filled area of the Mara by adding a stay at Porini Lion Camp. Contact our safari consultant for more details.

Prices & Travel Dates for 2020 & 2021

To make it easy for you to book a Porini safari adventure, our prices are all fully-inclusive of accommodation, meals, domestic flights, day & night game drives, guided walks, sundowners and park fees.

Prices include: Pick up JKI Airport and then road transfer in a minivan safari vehicle to Amboseli, 2 nights in Porini Amboseli Camp with daily Selenkay Conservancy fees and one day Amboseli National Park entrance fee, Maasai village visit then afterwards drive back to Nairobi city to arrive at Nairobi Tented Camp in Nairobi National Park for 1 night on full board basis. After breakfast, check out and transfer to Wilson Airport where you will board schedule flight to Ol Seki Airstrip, met and transferred to Porini Mara Camp for 2 nights with daily Ol Kinyei & Naboisho Conservancy fees and one day Masai Mara Game Reserve entrance fee, then last day fly back to Wilson Airport. Porini camps are based on full board basis including soft drinks, beer, house wine, gin & tonic, mineral water, return conservancy airstrip transfers, day & night shared game drives in open sided 4×4 safari vehicle with qualified guide, sundowners, walks with Maasai warriors while Nairobi Tented Camp includes full board basis, two airport transfers, one shared game drive or a visit to the Elephant Orphanage (scheduled at 1100hrs), sundowner, soft drinks, mineral water, beer, wine, gin & tonic.  

Prices exclude: International flights to / from Nairobi, travel insurance, Kenya Visas and tips / gratuities.

2020 & 2021 Prices

3 January - March
US$ 3055 Per Person Sharing
US$ 1920 Child Package
US$ 615 Single Supplement

Child rates applicable for 08 – 12 year olds:  

1 child sharing with 2 adults, child pays child package price above while the 2 adults pay per adult sharing rate. 1 child sharing with 1 adult, child pays child package price above while the 1 adult pays single adult rate. 2 or 3 children sharing in own tent, each child pays 75% of per adult rate. Child under 8 years not recommended.

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Experience some of Kenya’s best wildlife areas including Selenkay Conservancy and Amboseli National Park – with great views of Mt Kilimanjaro – the unique Nairobi National Park, the award-winning Ol Kinyei Conservancy and the world-renowned Masai Mara National Reserve.

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