In October 2016 Ecotourism Kenya awarded Porini Rhino Camp a Gold eco-rating certification, meaning that 4 of our Porini Safari Camps now have the prestigious Gold Level rating:



Eco Tourism Kenya Eco-Rating Scheme

Ecotourism Kenya promotes responsible tourism practices within the tourism industry. This entails encouraging the adoption of best practices in the use of tourism resources, working with local communities and managing wastes and emissions.


The Ecotourism Kenya Eco-Rating Scheme judges tourism facilities against various Sustainable Tourism Measures and awards either a Bronze, Silver or Gold rating. The measures ensure that properties meet strict criteria in various areas including:

  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Conservation
  • Waste Management
  • Energy Management
  • Water Management
  • Chemical Use
  • Benefits to Staff & Local Community
  • Cultural Preservation
  • Visitor & Staff Education


Ecotourism Kenya’s full report on each camp can be viewed via these links:

Porini Amboseli Camp

Porini Lion Camp

Porini Mara Camp

Porini Rhino Camp

These Gold Level certificates recognise our full commitment to the protection of wildlife and the environment and to bringing benefits to the local people living and working within our Porini Camps and conservancies.


Concerned about the security of your booking and your own safety while on safari?

We fully appreciate your concerns when it comes to booking a safari in Africa and you can rest assured that your financial security when booking and your own personal safety when on safari is our highest priority. Gamewatchers Safaris is a member of the Kenya Association of Tour Operators bonding scheme, backed by a leading insurance company, to ensure your payments are fully protected if a bonded KATO member ceases trading.