Samburu, Buffalo Springs & Shaba National Reserves attractions

National Park in Samburu, Buffalo Springs & Shaba National Reserves

Samburu National Reserve

The most popular park in northern Kenya, Samburu's dominant feature is the Ewaso Ngiro River, which slices through the otherwise bone-dry country. The river acts as a magnet for thirsty animals, and large numbers of…
National Park in Samburu, Buffalo Springs & Shaba National Reserves

Shaba National Reserve

Shaba, with its great rocky kopjes (isolated hills), natural springs and doum palms, is more physically beautiful than the nearby national reserves of Samburu and Buffalo Springs. It is also much less visited, so yo…
National Park in Samburu, Buffalo Springs & Shaba National Reserves

Buffalo Springs National Reserve

The twin sister of Samburu National Reserve, which sits on the opposite, northern side of the river, Buffalo Springs has a wide variety of animals, including lots of elephants, but surprisingly few safari-goers, whi…