This 9 day safari brings excellent value-for-money, combining two of Kenya’s most renowned wildlife locations. Guests have the rare opportunity to see rhino – including the World’s last two remaining Northern White Rhino – and can get off the beaten track to observe lions, leopards, cheetahs and much more where the animals are completely wild in their natural habitat.
Includes game-viewing opportunities in Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Olare Motorogi, Ol Kinyei & Naboisho Conservancies and the Masai Mara National Reserve.
Breakfast, lunch, dinner and selected drinks (beer, house wine, gin & tonics, mineral water, sodas)
Game drives in custom-built 4×4 open-sided safari vehicles
Morning and evening / night shared game drives (private vehicles available at a supplement)
Expert Maasai driver-guides
Escorted walks with Maasai guides
Sundowner drinks to watch the sunset from scenic viewing points
Porini guest tents are spacious and each has solar electric lights and an en-suite bathroom with flush toilet and safari shower. The camp Chefs prepare good quality meals – hot dishes, fresh salads and home baked bread.
We can arrange Nairobi transfers as well an overnight stay in Nairobi (at a supplement) at the start or end of your safari depending on your international flight times.
Safari Itinerary & Prices
Day 1 Pickup from Nairobi at 7 am and transfer by road to Porini Rhino Camp in Ol Pejeta Conservancy. Settle into camp. After lunch and afternoon tea, take a game drive in the camp’s open-sided 4×4 safari vehicle, stopping for a sundowner at a scenic spot 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 2 Enjoy a full day in Ol Pejeta with game drives and walking activities from camp. Stop for a Sundowner at a scenic viewpoint and later return to camp for dinner. Overnight Porini Rhino Camp. A visit to the Chimpanzee Sanctuary is included, and Ol Pejeta offers a choice of additional excursions such as visits to the Endangered Species Boma (to see the World's last two Northern White Rhino) - please ask us for details when booking.
Day 3 After breakfast, enjoy an escorted walk in the Conservancy. Take a rest after lunch and then go out on an afternoon game drive. All the big cats have been seen in the Conservancy as well as elephants and a wide range of species including large numbers of giraffes, zebra, and antelopes. Return to camp for dinner and overnight.
Day 4 After breakfast, transfer to the airstrip for the scheduled flight* to the Masai Mara. You will be met at the airstrip by your safari guide to transfer to the nearby Porini Lion Camp to stay for 3 nights. All the big cats are here in the Conservancy, and this is home to many leopards including the renowned "Fig" and "Furaha". There are also elephants and a huge variety of other animals. After lunch and afternoon tea you will have a game drive with a sundowner at a scenic spot followed by a night game drive with spotlight to search for nocturnal animals, including the elusive leopards, before heading back to camp for dinner.
* flight may route via Nairobi depending on passenger number. If routing via Nairobi, you will depart with a packed lunch from Ol Pejeta
Day 5 Awake to the natural sounds of the Mara’s birdlife. Leave camp soon after dawn to explore the Olare Motorogi Conservancy on the lookout for elephants, buffalo, giraffe, plains game and the big cats. Breakfast and lunch at camp. In the afternoon you will have a further game drive with a sundowner at a scenic spot followed by a night game drive before heading back to camp for dinner.
Day 6 Following an early breakfast, take a game drive into the Masai Mara National Reserve in search of the Big Five. Return to camp in the late afternoon, after a picnic lunch in the Reserve. Later, head out on an evening game drive within Olare Motorogi Conservancy – stopping at a viewpoint for a sundowner. Continue on a night game drive looking for nocturnal animals. Dinner and overnight at Porini Lion Camp.
Day 7 After breakfast leave camp and drive through Olare Motorogi Conservancy, game-viewing as you go, and on to Ol Kinyei Conservancy, arriving at Porini Mara Camp for lunch. Afternoon game drive in the exclusive Ol Kinyei & Naboisho Conservancies. Here there is an excellent chance of sighting lions, cheetahs and leopards all of which reside within the conservancies. Sundowner and night game drive. Overnight Porini Mara Camp.
Day 8 Following an early breakfast, explore the Ol Kinyei Conservancy on the lookout for elephants, buffalo, giraffe, plains game and the big cats. Return to camp for lunch. In the afternoon you will have a further game drive in Ol Kinyei and Naboisho Conservancies with a sundowner at a scenic spot followed by a night game drive with spotlights to search for nocturnal animals, including the elusive leopards which are resident in Ol Kinyei, before heading back to camp for dinner.
Day 9 Final early morning game drive in Ol Kinyei Conservancy, returning to camp for breakfast. Transfer back to Nairobi by road, drop off at Nairobi International Airport or a hotel*
Optional Flight Supplement Day 9 US$ 195 per person: Alternatively, after breakfast transfer to the Naboisho airstrip to fly back on the 11am flight to Wilson Airport in Nairobi, arriving at around midday. Transfer to Nairobi International Airport or a hotel*
(* hotel not included but can be added at a supplement).
Optional Beach Add-On:
We can arrange for you to head to the beautiful white-sand beaches of the Kenya Coast for a few days of relaxation after your safari adventure. Fly directly from the Masai Mara to the coast to relax at one of a choice of hotels, before flying back to Nairobi. Please ask us for more details and prices.
To make it easy for you to book a Porini safari adventure, our prices are all fully-inclusive of accommodation, meals, transport, day & night game drives, guided walks, sundowners and park fees.
Tour Price Per Person in US Dollars:
Porini Camps closed mid Apr to 31 May
1 Jun - 30 Jun 2022: US$ 4440 (US$ 2600 child*)
1 Jul - 30 Sep 2022: US$ 6525 (US$ 3855 child*)
1 Oct - 31 Oct 2022: US$ 4580 (US$ 2690 child*)
1 Nov - 19 Dec 2022: US$ 4395 (US$ 2580 child*)
20 Dec 2022 - 2 Jan 2023: US$ 5995 (US$ 3540 child*)
Prices based on 2 adults sharing a Twin / Double Tent
* Child rates apply to children aged 8 to 16 years sharing a tent with adults
Single Supplement for Sole Use of Twin / Double Tent, per tour: US$ 1280 (1 Jul-30 Sep & 20 Dec-2 Jan); US$ 960 other dates
Day 9 Flight Supplement (fly Mara to Nairobi instead of road transfer): US$ 130 per person
Operates with minimum of 2 people
Price based on shared transport departing on set days (Mondays, Wednesdays or Fridays).
Transport Supplement for private vehicle* from / to Nairobi: US$ 100 per person (per tour package). *on set day or on other days
NB Porini Camps are closed from early Apr (dates vary) to 31 May
• Pick up from Nairobi International Airport (or a hotel) • Transport by road (shared): Nairobi to Ol Pejeta and Mara to Nairobi • One way flight from Ol Pejeta to Mara • Accommodation in double / twin tent and all meals • Free drinks (wine, beer, gin & tonics, soft drinks, mineral water) • Day and night shared game drives in 4×4 safari vehicles with qualified guides • All park fees and conservancy fees • Guided nature walks • Visit to Ol Pejeta Information Centre and Chimpanzee Sanctuary • Sundowners • AMREF flying doctors medical evacuation cover • All taxes, no hidden extras after arrival
Price excludes: • International flights to Kenya • Visas • Travel Insurance • Vaccinations • Gratuities. • Optional excursions within Ol Pejeta (including Endangered Species Boma and Baraka)
Get in touch with our expert Safari Advisers to check availability and prices
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We fully appreciate your concerns when it comes to booking a safari in Africa and you can rest assured that your financial security when booking and your own personal safety when on safari is our highest priority. Gamewatchers Safaris is a member of the Kenya Association of Tour Operators bonding scheme, backed by a leading insurance company, to ensure your payments are fully protected if a bonded KATO member ceases trading.
Gamewatchers Safaris Ltd
P.O. Box 388 - 00621
Tel UK: 07546 433 250
Tel USA: 1-877-710-3014
Tel Kenya: +254-774-136523