Popular National Reserves & Safari Destinations in Kenya to Explore on A Camping Safari


Game Reserves

A camping safari in Kenya is truly a dream adventure of many travel enthusiasts worldwide. Though most Kenya camping safaris are for the adventurers & nature enthusiasts who are keen to see the wild from very close & enjoy the thrill. The luxurious camping safari is an opportunity to explore so many Game Reserves in Kenya. It is good for people of all ages and budgets. There is no doubt Kenya is synonymous with amazing games & camping safaris. But there’s nothing more incredible than experiencing all the wilderness of Kenya & its Game Reserves from a lavished camp. Let’s talk about some of the popular Game Reserves or safari destinations in Kenya that can be enjoyed while staying in luxurious camps:

Explore the Maasai Mara:

Lies to the southwest of the country-the Maasai Mara National Reserves is perhaps the best recognized national park in Kenya. The Maasai Mara is well-known for its wildlife, wildebeest migration and welcoming people. The tall and friendly residents of this region dress in bright colors and are the ideal trackers. They’re completely attuned to their surroundings. Of course, you get to ride a horse and view the Big 5 (lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo, and rhino). Vultures, long-crested eagles, marabou storks, hornbills, secretary birds, cranes, and other species are among the many to be discovered. The Great Migration, though, is the most impressive sight to see from the back of a horse. Every year from July through October, almost 2 million wildebeest, zebra, and Thomson’s gazelle migrate from the Serengeti to the Mara grasslands.

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A trip to Tsavo:

Tsavo seems as one of the largest game national reserves not only in Kenya but in the world. This Game Reserve, located halfway between Nairobi and Mombasa, is a must-see for anyone looking for the best camping safari in Kenya. The park was divided into two sections for management purposes: Tsavo West and Tsavo East. There are just two rivers in this park, but the underground springs at Mzima provide a beautiful sanctuary for hippos, elephants, crocodiles, and plenty of other animals. Tsavo is home to a variety of creatures, including eland, hippos, lions, leopards, giraffes, hartebeests, dik-diks, zebras, and cheetahs, among others.

A journey to Amboseli National Park:

Amboseli National Reserves in Kenya – the 2nd most renowned animal park after Maasai Mara, is 260 km from Nairobi, on the border with the adjacent country of Tanzania. The park’s large herds of free-ranging African elephants. There are more than 900 African elephants found in Amboseli. It is also a place where you can find a large herd of wildebeests and several other animals encompassing giraffes, African lions, monkeys, zebras, hyenas, and antelope. Its amazing perspective of Mt Kilimanjaro Amboseli National Park gives a one-of-a-kind and breath-taking backdrop for observing a diverse array of African creatures. If you keep your eyes open and stop at every sighting, you can see a variety of Kenyan birds, both huge and small.

Game Reserves


You may have taken numerous vacations throughout the world, but nothing compares to a deluxe tented safari in Kenya. Exploring Kenya’s true wilderness on horseback is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. So come & join Drunken Elephant Mara and let them help you explore the National Reserves and Game Reserves in Kenya! The magnificent landscapes here are good enough to leave you with an awe-inspiring memory.

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This article is written by Drunken Elephant Mara – is a premier safari operator that offers specialized camping safaris for the ultimate adventure seekers.