A warm and welcoming home from home with its thatched family cottage, Lewa House is a dream place for all ages, set in the heart of the Lewa Wildlife Conservancy with breathtaking views over Mount Kenya.
Ideal for families, Lewa house offers you the privacy of your very own cottage, with two homely en suite twin rooms, and a spacious lounge area with expanded veranda with wonderful views overlooking the reserve. The beautiful shaded gardens and large swimming pool are welcoming assets to cool you down after a hot and dusty safari.
Activities include day and night game drives, bush walks and visits to see anti-poaching tracker dogs, a local school sponsored by the Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, or other community projects. There is also the option for the more adventurous to enjoy a horse ride, a scenic bi-plane trip or experience the aerial walkway in the Ngare Ndare Forest.
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Ideal for young explorers, this amazing journey visits the land of the Masai warriors on a fun family educational programme in some of Kenya’s finest wildlife reserves. Staying in small camps and lodges, learn about wildlife, identify tracks and listen to the mysterious sounds of the savannah at night.
When to go: Dec-Mar, Jun-Oct
Duration inc. flights: 11 days
Price inc. flights: From £5,295 pp
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Established in 1995, the Lewa Wildlife Conservancy covers 251 square kilometres and plays host to Grevy’s zebra, sitatunga, leopard, lion, elephant and wild dog. This private reserve is particularly well known for its successful wildlife conservation, especially in connection with the endangered black rhino.
Where: Laikipia Plateau
Ideal for viewing: black rhino, Grévy’s zebra, lion, wild dog, African elephant