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5 Day Kenya Fly-in Safari Kicheche Laikipia & Fly Camping

Our 5 Day Kenya Fly-in Safari to Kicheche Laikipia Camp and Fly Camping tour is a luxury Safari where you begin by flying from Nairobi to Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Laikipia and stay for 2 nights at the luxurious tents in Kicheche Laikipia Camp. The next 2 nights are spent on a fly camping excursion in Lolldaiga Hills Ranch.

This private safari is led by one of Kicheche’s camp professional guides and offers an outstanding opportunity to see Laikipia from all perspectives with extended game drives, night drives and guided bush walks with an armed ranger and guide through Lolldaiga Hills Ranch where your fly camp is based.

This personalized itinerary makes it very flexible in the amount of walking hours (sometimes as far as two hours, or as little as thirty minutes).

Ol Pejeta Conservancy
The Ol Pejeta Conservancy is home to Kenya’s largest population of Black Rhino, considerable numbers of elephant, cheetah lion, leopard and plentiful plains fame. There are also a number of rare Northern species like Grevys Zebra, Jacksons Hartebeest and Beisa Oryx.

In addition to the incredible game viewing opportunities the wide range of activities on offer allow visitors a complete wilderness experience. The Conservancy lies on the equator and has Mt Kenya as a stunning backdrop.

Kicheche Laikipia Camp
The camp consists of six luxurious tents nestled at the foot of indigenous forest overlooking a waterhole in the centre of the Conservancy. The Camp is hosted by Louise Wood and Andrew Obaga.

They will co-ordinate your activities during your stay. Kicheche is located in the Wilderness zone of the Conservancy and with only one bed per 1,500 acres this offers an incredibly private experience.

Lolldaiga Hills Conservancy
The stunning Lolldaiga Hills, Northwest of Mount Kenya, offers excellent walking terrain.49,000 acres of wilderness from cedar forests to open grasslands and valleys, outstanding views, 104 mammals, 385 bird species.

The Walk
The walking will not be strenuous and there will be many intervals at various points of interest. The distance covered will be approximately 10km (allow 3-4 hours) on the first day and 13km (allow 4-5 hours) on the second day. As the walk is run on an exclusive basis, we are flexible and can adjust to your requirement.

The Fly Camp
A lightweight fly-camp, staffed by a cook and a camp hand, will be set up in advance of arrival. Small dome tents for 2 guests are equipped with camp beds, bedrolls, chairs and a wash stand. Separate bathroom facilities are available (long drop toilet and bush shower). A lightweight mess shelter will be used in the event of rain.

Safari Itinerary in Summary

Day 1: Nairobi – Fly to Ol Pejeta Conservancy. Overnight at Kicheche Laikipia Camp
Day 2: Explore Ol Pejeta Conservancy. Overnight at Kicheche Laikipia Camp
Day 3: Ol Pejeta Conservancy – Walking Safari in the neighboring Lolldaiga Hills Ranch

Day 4: Explore Lolldaiga Hills Ranch
Day 5: Lolldaiga Hills Ranch – Fly to Nairobi

Safari Itinerary in Detail

Day 1: Nairobi – Fly to Nanyuki, Transfer to Ol Pejeta Conservancy

After breakfast at your hotel/ residence in Nairobi, transfer to Nairobi Wilson Airport for your scheduled morning flight to Nanyuki or Kamok airstrip in Ol Pejeta. Upon arrival you will be met and transferred to the camp in Ol Pejeta Conservancy, your journey time is approximately 45 minutes.

Lunch at camp then relax until afternoon tea is served. Venture out onto the rolling plains on your game drive to enjoy the wonderful array of game on offer. Game driving in the Ol Pejeta Conservancy is a true pleasure with very few other vehicles in the area.

This evening, enjoy a sundowner drink at a scenic spot followed by a spotlight drive back to camp. Take a hot shower before joining other guests for a drink around the campfire or in our cozy lounge tent. Dine with your hosts.

Overnight Accommodation: Kicheche Laikipia Camp
Meal Plan {Lunch & Dinner}


Day 2: Explore Ol Pejeta Conservancy

An early start to the day with piping hot coffee or tea brought to your tent. Start with a morning game drive to discover what the Conservancy has to offer, back to camp around 1100 hours.

Lunch at camp in the “pavilion” or on the veranda with a great chance to see animals coming to the waterhole. Elephants, buffalo’s, giraffes are the usual visitors but also waterbucks and numerous birds. In the afternoon, you can choose to observe the wildlife coming to drink from the waterhole in front of the camp or try canoeing on the small lake to get closer.

Alternatively, you can choose to go for a mountain bike ride, or enjoy an afternoon game drive in another part of the 90,000 acres’ conservancy. Dine early and opt for a night drive or stay in camp to listen to the fascinating stories of your hosts.

Overnight Accommodation: Kicheche Laikipia Camp
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}


Day 3: Ol Pejeta Conservancy – Walking Safari in the neighboring Lolldaiga Hills Ranch

You will now get used to get your hot coffee or tea brought to your tent and will carry on with a morning game drive, back to camp around 1100 hours. Lunch will be at camp after which you will be transferred to the neighboring Lolldaiga Hills Ranch.

There, you will then start walking with an armed ranger from the conservancy and discover the amazing terrain. A 3 hours walk before you reach the light weight fly camp that will have been put up just for you in a beautiful setting.

Overnight Accommodation: Lolldaiga Hills Ranch Fly Camp
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}


Day 4: Explore Lolldaiga Hills Ranch

An early start to the day a quick tea, coffee or chocolate & cookies. Your walk this morning will start at approx. 0700hrs for around 2-3 hours before the sun gets too strong. Return for breakfast at the Fly camp site. After breakfast you will embark on a game drive, now taking in Lolldaiga from the vehicle.

Your picnic lunch will be at the cave paintings site. Another short game drive will be taken in the afternoon to return to Fly camp site for sundowner, showers and an early dinner. Later in the evening you will go on a night game drive; this gives the guests the chance to observe lesser seen nocturnal species.

Return to camp for overnight.

Overnight Accommodation: Lolldaiga Hills Ranch Fly Camp
Meal Plan {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}


Day 5: Lolldaiga Hills Ranch Fly to Nairobi

This morning breakfast is taken at the Fly camp site after which you will be transferred to Nanyuki for your onward flight. Transfer to airstrip is a 2hrs drive.

Meal Plan {Breakfast}

5 Day Kenya Fly-in Safari Kicheche Laikipia & Fly Camping Prices

5 Day Kenya Fly-in Safari Kicheche Laikipia & Fly Camping Prices Include:

Flights (Nairobi-Nanyuki return) + Return airstrip transfers in Nanyuki/ Komok + Full board accommodation including all drinks + Unlimited game drives + Escorted bush walks + Services of a KPSGA qualified guide + Canoe + Mountain bike + Laundry & conservation fees

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Notes
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Our 5 Day Kenya Fly-in Safari Kicheche Laikipia & Fly Camping minimum is 2 guests
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You can opt to stay only 1 night in wild camping in the Lolldaiga Hills and come back on day 4 to Kicheche Laikipia. The same cost applies


5 Day Kenya Fly-in Safari Kicheche Laikipia & Fly Camping Prices Exclude;

* International flights
* Nairobi airport transfers, tips and items of personal nature

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