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Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness

9 May 2014

Visiting museums in the greatest cities of Europe is nice, but you won’t really fell the joy of traveling until you venture into one of the world’s wildest spots.

Let’s discover a Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness.

Kenya is well known as one of the best east-African countries where you can explore African wild life. We will be discovering a luxury travel adventure organized by Cox & Kings.

They are the world’s longest established travel company, offering high quality group tours, private journeys and tailor-made holidays to many of the world’s most fascinating regions.

Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness
Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness

So, if you are getting bored of the classic travel experience or you have a more adventurous nature, maybe you will take into consideration this lavish and adventurous holiday.

In a few words: you will be discovering the lands of Kenya through Nairobi, Lewa Wildlife Conservancy & Maasai Mara National Reserve.

How long: 11 days and 10 nights

How much:  $12,490 per person

They say you will experience the Golden Age of African exploration on this classic safari through Kenya.

You can get up close and personal with giraffes and elephants at conservation centers, and then head into the bush to see endangered black rhinos, herds of elephant, sly leopards lazing in the trees and fleet cheetahs streaking across the plains.

Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness
Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness

All that knowing that, at the end of the day, you can retire to your luxurious camps under the great African skies.

After you arrive in Kenya, you will be met and transferred to your hotel – Hemingways – where you will stay in one of their deluxe rooms for 2 nights. All bedrooms have a private balcony overlooking the iconic silhouette of the Ngong Hills.Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness - Hemingways Deluxe Room

Next morning, you will meet your local guide, enjoy a tour of Nairobi and visit the Giraffe Center, where you have the opportunity to get up close and personal with the giraffes of the center by feeding them and even being bestowed a giraffe kiss.

Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness- Giraffe Center
Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness- Giraffe Center

On day 4, you will be visiting the Lewa Conservancy and enjoy delicious meals served under the stars next to a roaring fire and the sounds of animals in camp late at night.

Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness- Lewa Safari Camp
Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness- Lewa Safari Camp

You have to chance to see 70 different species of mammal, including black and white rhino, the endangered Grevy zebra, elephant, buffalo, lion, leopard and cheetah. You can also enjoy helicopter and bi-plane trips, horseback riding and visits to a local Maasai community.

Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness
Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness

When you will arrive to Namunyak Conservation, you will be sleeping in one of the 6 luxury tents of Sarara Camp. Each tent has its own private terrace with table and chairs and morning coffee and tea are brought to you so that you can wake up gazing out over the mountains.

Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness - Sarara Camp
Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness – Sarara Camp

Tribal traditions that you can observe in this place are magical. During the dry season, the Samburu people have a wonderful tradition, which guests are welcome to come and watch. Every morning the Samburu warriors bring their cattle to the dry riverbed near Sarara camp.

Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness - Sararu Tribe
Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness – Samburu Tribe

The warriors begin to dig deep wells, which will provide drinking water for their cattle. Naked, the warriors sing as they dig. This is something you don’t experience every day.

Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness
Luxury Adventure Travel: Kenya Wilderness

These and more adventures are planned for you, by experts. After all of them, on day 11 you will have your return flight to Nairobi. On arrival, you are met and transferred back to Hemingways where you have a dayroom.

Now, I want to hear it from you! Would you like to enjoy this pricey adventure into the wilderness of Kenya? Also, check out the W Resort & Spa – Maldives.