9 Days 8 Nights David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Kenya Safari
9 Days 8 Nights David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Kenya Safari | Daphne Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Safari | David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage Visit | Umani Springs Lodge Kibwezi Forest Reserve | Ithumba Camp Tsavo National Park East | Saa Nane House David Sheldrick Tsavo East National Park | 9 Days 8 Nights Kenya Safaris
9 Days 8 Nights David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Kenya Safari is an all-inclusive 8 night safari to Kenya under the 9 Days 8 Nights Kenya Safaris for 2 guests, offering exclusively intimate access to the DSWT’s famous Orphans’ Project and Field Operations Programs.
The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust is enabling a limited few supporters a once in a lifetime safari with exclusive access to the Elephant Orphans.
This opportunity encompasses the Nairobi Nursery, Umani Springs relocation Unit within the beautiful Kibwezi Forest, and Ithumba and Voi Relocation Units in Tsavo East National Park.
We will be hosting you at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust renowned private properties – Umani Springs, Ithumba Camp and Saa Nane House.
During this unique safari you will be expertly guided by the Trust’s Field Managers and introduced to the remarkable elephant orphans, whilst experiencing firsthand the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trusts varied field projects.
This once in a lifetime opportunity will enable a lucky few to become immersed in David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust work, with the satisfaction of knowing while enjoying this unique experience your Safari will also contribute directly to David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust field efforts.
The 9 Days 8 Nights David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Kenya Safari trip Introduces you to the incredible team that make the Trust’s work possible and all the proceeds going to The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. This intimate safari includes;
* A day-room at Hemingways Hotel on your final day back in Nairobi
* All conservation and Park Entry fees are included; as are all meals throughout your stay
* Full-board accommodation at Hemingways Nairobi, Umani Springs, Ithumba, and Saa Nane House
* All scheduled travel and transfers within Kenya by private 4×4 vehicle including chartered flights to and from Tsavo National Park
9 Days 8 Nights David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Kenya Safari Itinerary
Day 1 & 2: Nairobi Nursery Visit
On arrival in Nairobi you will be transferred from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to Hemingways Hotel, a bouteque hotel in the leafy suburb of Karen Nairobi.
During your stay in Nairobi you will have unprecedented access to the Nairobi Nursery outside of public visiting hours, including an intimate experience with the elephant orphans whilst they are out browsing within the forests of Nairobi National Park.
This will include encountering the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust’s resident orphaned black rhinos. Your time at the Nursery will enable you to meet the Keepers and the Sheldrick Family.
Day 3 & 4: Nairobi – Transfer to Umani Springs Kibwezi Forest Reserve
After a morning transfer from Nairobi you will arrive at Kibwezi Forest, Kenya’s last remaining groundwater forest and one of the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust’’s flag ship Saving Habitats initiatives.
You will discover the forest and its surrounding wilderness from your exclusive homeaway – from home, the Trust’s Umani Springs Lodge. Umani Springs is now home to the most recently created Orphans Relocation Unit, where we presently have nine baby elephants learning the ropes of how to live a wild life once more.
These babies still remain Keeper dependent and return to the safety of their stockades each evening, but are exposed to the wild elephants within this area almost daily.
Aside from enjoying the orphans, there is the added opportuniy of meeting one of David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust’s antipoaching teams and joining them while on patrol.
Day 5 & 6: Umani Springs Lodge – Transfer to Ithumba Camp (Northern Area of Tsavo East)
After the delights of the Kibwezi Forest you will be driven by road to the remote wilderness of Tsavo East’s northern area to our Ithumba Relocation Unit, home to over 63 orphaned elephants.
Here you will stay at the Trust’s newest eco Lodge, perched high on Ithumba mountain with commanding views of the beautiful northern area of Tsavo. Sleeping under canvas in comfortable safari-style tents you can shower under the stars and immerse yourself in the sounds of nature.
To experience this vast expanse of wilderness and all it’s wild denizens is unforgettable. While at Ithumba you will have the opportunity to meet and enjoy the Ithumba orphans and their wild born babies and elephant friends.
Day 7 & 8: Ithumba – Drive to Saa Nane House (David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Headquarters Tsavo East )
Driving through the Tsavo Conservation Area you will arrive at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Saa Nane House situated on the stunning Athi River.
This house was built in memory of David Sheldrick and is set within a beautiful 3000-acre private conservancy where the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Field Headquarters is located bordering Tsavo East National Park with commanding views of the Athi river.
Here you will be exposed to many of the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust’s field operations and have a chance to meet more of the team, whilst also having the opportunity to visit the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust’s Voi Relocation Unit spending time with the Voi elephant orphans and their Keepers.
Day 9: Saa Nane House – Fly to Nairobi
After breakfast on your final day you will be transferred by private Air Charter back to Nairobi to a day room at Hemingways Hotel to await departure of your international flight.
9 Days 8 Nights David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Kenya Safari Rates
Private Safari based on 2 Guests\
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* International flights are not included
* All profits go to The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Orphans’ Project
* This itinerary is subject to small alterations at the discretion of the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust and dates are limited and will be determined by availability of the various properties
9 Days 8 Nights David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Kenya Safari Rates Include:
* A day-room at Hemingways on your final day in Nairobi.
* A one-way domestic chartered flight from Tsavo to Nairobi
* All scheduled travel and transfers within Kenya by private 4×4 vehicles
* All conservation and Park fees are included as is full catering throughout your stay
* You will be guided throughout your safari by one of the Trust’s experience Field Managers
* Full-board accommodation at Hemingways Nairobi, Umani Springs, Ithumba Camp and Saa Nane House
9 Days 8 Nights David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Kenya Safari Rates Exclude:
* International flights
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