Birding Safari Holidays in Kenya
Book our 14 days Kenya birding safari to discover the best habitats for bird watching in Kenya.
Your first safari destination on our Kenya bird watching safari will be Ol Pejeta Conservancy. This is the only sanctuary for the rehabilitation of the chimpanzees in Kenya. They live in an environment suitable for their development. The conservancy is located along Kenya’s equator. Ol Pejeta conservancy is renowned for its wide range of bird life including; kori bustard, starling, African fish eagle and many more. You will rest for one night at the luxurious Sweetwater’s Serena camp.
Kenya bird checklist
The next day we drive to Samburu national Reserve where we spend 2 nights bird watching. While in the popular park situated in Kenya’s Northern hemisphere, you will spend 2 nights bird viewing in the savanna grasslands. Samburu national reserve is a popular destination with birders. It holds more than 380 species of birds including; somali ostrich, Golden breasted Starling,Shining Sunbird, Red billed Hornbill, Hunter’s Sun bird, Vulturine Guinea fowl and so much more.
The following day we head to Lake Nakuru national park for 2 nights of epic bird watching safari. Located in the Great Rift Valley , Lake Nakuru is known as an ornithological paradise by birdwatchers. This is because the lake is world famous as the location of the greatest ornithological spectacle on earth. It boasts anywhere between one and two million lesser and greater pink flamingos. It is one of the few parks that have been specifically established for the protection of birds specifically flamingos, more than 450 species of birds have been recorded here.
On the sixth day of our Kenya birding safari we head to Kakamega Forest where we spend 2 nights at Rondo retreat. Kakamega forest is a mid altitude tropical rain forest, the easternmost of the Congo basin forests.The bird life is well known, rich and unusual in its composition. Two globally threatened species occur, Chapin’s flycatcher and Turners Eremomela.
Lake Victoria is our next safari destination on our Bird watching safari in Kenya. We will easily see birds such as Hamerkop, Little Egret, Yellow billed Stork, Pied Kingfisher, White winged, Whiskered Tern, African Skimmer, Red chested, Copper Sunbird, Shikra and African Thrush etc.
Kenya Ornithological Tours
Our next destination on our 14 days bird watching safari is the world famous Masai Mara national reserve. Masai Mara has more to offer than the big 5 and the wildebeest migration. This reserve is a birders paradise with over 450 species of birds. Masai Mara hosts the largest bird on earth, that is the "Masai Ostrich".
You will also easily see Martial eagles, crowned eagles, vultures, secretary birds, hornbill, lilac breasted roller, tawny eagles, superb starling etc.
Finally, our Kenya birding safari heads to Hell's gate national park. Hell's gate national park is characterized by diverse topography and geological scenery. It has historically been an important home for the rare lammergeyer. However, it is now thought that the famous pair of birds may not have nested in the park for several years.
Enjoy exclusive services of your English speaking guide. We also have multilingual tour guides available on request.
This safari package pricing includes 3 meals per day while on safari. It also includes park entry fees for the duration. This tour runs on private basis hence it can depart at clients most convenient day.
While on this tour guests stay in well selected lodges and tented camps. We offer guests an option to tailor make this tour and use their choice of hotels. You can also incorporate flights as per your desire.Kindly contact us to make your safari memorable!
- Ol Pejeta conservancy
- Sweetwaters – Samburu national reserve
- Samburu game reserve to Ol Pejeta conservancy
- Samburu - Lake Nakuru National park
- Lake Nakuru national park
- Lake Nakuru - Kakamega Forest.
- Kakamega Forest
- Kakamega Forest - Lake Victoria
- Lake Victoria- Masai Mara National Reserve
- Masai Mara National Reserve
- Masai Mara- Lake Naivasha.
- Lake Naivasha - Hell's Gate national park
- Masai Mara
|Samburu Game Reserve||Sweetwater’s Game Ranch|
|Lake Nakuru National Park||Masai Mara Game Reserve|
|Hells Gate National Park||Amboseli Game Reserve|
|Tsavo West National park||Tsavo East National park|