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Joy's Camp is situated in Shaba National Reserve, which is 314kms from Nairobi. Shaba National Reserve is a semi desert with a rugged hilly terrain, with great rocky kopjes (small hills) and lots of springs supporting the abundant wildlife. The landscape is similar to nearby Samburu with riverine forests, acacias and doum palms.

 

 

 

Accommodation

An elegant oasis in the arid lands of Samburu; Joy's Camp is built on the site of Joy Adamson's tented home in Shaba National Reserve. The site was also home to Penny the leopard, the heroine of her last book.

The 10 chic canvas bedrooms are set on raised platforms with breathtaking views of the surrounding hills. The camp overlooks a large natural spring where elephant and lion jostle for watering rights with herds of buffalo and the rare desert species of Beisa Oryx, Reticulated Giraffe and Grevy's Zebra.

Each sumptuous 100 sq metre tent is uniquely decorated with Boran/Somali cloth design, handmade glass and the vibrant fabrics of the local nomadic tribes creating a chic, sophisticated and stylish camp. Each tent has its own private deck, ideal for private game viewing as well as relaxing, reading and soaking up the truly wild environs offered by Shaba. The eastern corner of the Samburu eco-system, Shaba is a secluded idyll; an arid landscape dotted with lush springs and rocky river gorges.

Joy's Camp is the perfect choice for discerning guests interested in a glimpse of Kenyan history, as well as those looking for an authentic wildlife experience combined with the comfort of a luxury-tented camp.

 

The Experience

Shaba National Reserve is enriched with extraordinary wildlife. Game drives will incorporate varied wildlife including gravy zebra, the Somali ostrich, generuk, reticulated giraffe, lesser kudu, leopards, plenty of lion and herds of elephants.

Other activities include bush breakfasts, sundowners and cultural visits.

The cuisine at Joy's Camp is traditional Northern Italian food all prepared from the Cheli family cook book.

 

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JOYS CAMP AIR PACKAGES: PRICES ARE IN US$[minimum 2 people]

PRICES INCLUDE WILSON – KALAMA – WILSON (KALAMA AIRSTRIP) RETURN FLIGHTS, RETURN AIRSTRIP TRANSFERS, 2 NIGHTS FULL BOARD, SOFT DRINKS BEER & HOUSE WINE, GUIDED WALKS,  SHARED DAY/NIGHT GAME DRIVES & PARK FEES

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DATES FROMDATES TOPER PERSON SHARING, 2 NT PACKAGEEXTRA NIGHT PER PERSONSINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT PER NIGHT*CHILDREN (5-16YRS) SHARING / OWN ROOM
01-Jun-1430-Jun-141300 USD445 USD75 USD890 USD
01-Jul-1430-Sep-141535 USD530 USD90 USD1065 USD
01-Oct-1431-Oct-141240 USD385 USD60 USD835 USD
01-Nov-1420-Dec-141180 USD385 USD60 USD795 USD
21-Dec-1402-Jan-151400 USD445 USD75 USD960 USD
03-Jan-1515-Mar-151505 USD480 USD80 USD955 USD
16-Mar-1531-Mar-151380 USD415 USD65 USD860 USD
01-Apr-1501-Mar-151320 USD415 USD65 USD820 USD
01-Jun-1530-Jun-151445 USD480 USD80 USD915 USD
01-Jul-1530-Sep-151690 USD570 USD95 USD1090 USD
01-Oct-1531-Oct-151690 USD570 USD95 USD1090 USD
01-Nov-1520-Dec-151445 USD480 USD80 USD915 USD
21-Dec-1502-Jan-161730 USD570 USD95 USD1120 USD
03-Jan-1615-Mar-161505 USD480 USD80 USD955 USD

Prices are subject to currency fluctuations and may change.

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