Dream Kenya Safari

Lions of Lumo Taita

“Lions of Lumo,” is an exquisite five-day safari adventure meticulously designed to bring you face-to-face with Africa’s majestic wildlife in their natural habitat. This remarkable journey will take you to the heart of the Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary, a gem nestled amidst the vast landscapes of Kenya, offering breathtaking vistas and rich biodiversity.

From the moment you touch down on the Taita Hills Airstrip to the minute you bid farewell to the African wilderness, each day of your journey has been carefully planned to provide a seamless and immersive safari experience. You’ll reside in the luxurious Soroi Lions Bluff Lodge, perched on a bluff with stunning panoramic views of the sanctuary, providing the perfect base for your daily explorations.

Your days will be filled with thrilling game drives in custom-built 4×4 safari vehicles, guided by accredited English-speaking safari guides who will help you spot the majestic lions, amongst other fascinating species. The adventure doesn’t stop at sunset; two night game drives are included, offering a unique perspective of the nocturnal life in the African wilderness.

Beyond the thrilling wildlife encounters, the itinerary includes indulgent experiences designed to enhance your safari. Enjoy a sundowner amidst the wild, unwind with a relaxing massage, and capture stunning wildlife photos from the Photographic Hide.

The “Lions of Lumo” itinerary promises more than just a holiday; it offers an unforgettable adventure that will etch the beauty and majesty of Africa onto the canvas of your memory. It’s time to embark on this extraordinary journey and create your own story in the heart of the African wilderness.

The Journey We Planned

Day 1

SOROI LIONS BLUFF LODGE • LUMO COMMUNITY WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

Start your adventure at Wilson Airport, where you’ll board a scheduled light aircraft destined for the Taita Hills Airstrip in the early afternoon. As you fly over Kenya’s spectacular landscapes, brace yourself for the awe-inspiring adventure ahead. Upon arrival, you will be greeted by our local team and transferred to the Soroi Lions Bluff Lodge.

Settle into your room and take a moment to appreciate the breathtaking views of the Lumo Conservancy. Enjoy a delicious lunch crafted from local ingredients as part of your full-board accommodation. Spend the afternoon at leisure, adjusting to the serene environment. Enjoy a sumptuous dinner as the evening falls before retiring to your room for a well-deserved rest.

Accommodation

Soroi Lions Bluff Lodge – 4 Nights Fully Inclusive – Bed, All Meals, Fees and Activities

Day 2

Wake up to the sounds of the African wilderness and enjoy a hearty breakfast at the lodge. Post breakfast, set off on your first scheduled game drive in a custom-built 4×4 safari vehicle. Guided by an accredited English-speaking safari guide, this is your first opportunity to spot the majestic lions of Lumo and other local wildlife.

Return to the lodge for a leisurely lunch. In the afternoon, explore different sanctuary regions in your second game drive of the day. As the sun sets, indulge in your included sundowner – a classic safari tradition – amidst the wild, watching as the landscape transforms with the fading light.

Back at the lodge, enjoy a relaxing 30-minute massage to unwind after a thrilling day. Savor a delectable dinner, complete with locally branded beverages of your choice.

Accommodation

Soroi Lions Bluff Lodge – 4 Nights Fully Inclusive – Bed, All Meals, Fees and Activities

Day 3

Rise with the sun and set off on an early morning game drive, a perfect time to see predators in action. After your exhilarating morning expedition, return to the lodge for a leisurely brunch and some downtime.

In the afternoon, engage in your first-night game drive, an unforgettable experience where you’ll have the chance to observe the nocturnal wildlife activities. Return to the lodge for a late dinner, relishing the flavors of African cuisine.

Accommodation

Soroi Lions Bluff Lodge – 4 Nights Fully Inclusive – Bed, All Meals, Fees and Activities

Day 4

After breakfast, embark on another exciting game drive to explore the untouched corners of the sanctuary. Post lunch, take advantage of the 24-hour access to the Photographic Hide, a perfect spot to capture stunning wildlife photos.

In the evening, embark on your final night game drive, taking in the sights and sounds of the African wilderness under cover of darkness. Return to the lodge for your farewell dinner, reminiscing about the unforgettable experiences of the past few days.

Day 5

Wake up to a relaxed morning. After breakfast, prepare for your light aircraft transfer from Taita Hills Airstrip back to Wilson Airport. As you fly over the scenic landscapes one last time, take a moment to reflect on the incredible adventure you’ve had in the heart of the African wilderness.

 

This marks the end of your ‘Lions of Lumo’ adventure, but the memories of this incredible journey will stay with you long after you’ve returned home.

Approximate Price

TRAVEL DATES

Price per person sharing (USD)

Child under 11yrs with 2 adults

2 Children in Own room

Single room supplement

03 Jan – 31 March 2024

$5830

$3565

$4140

$850

01 Apr – 30 May 2024

$5830

$3565

$4140

$850

01 June – 31 Oct 2024

$8890

$5135

$6500

$2060

01 Nov – 20 Dec 2024

$8170

$4750

$5895

$1750

23 Dec – 02 Jan 2025

$8890

$5135

$6500

$2060

Accommodations and Transfers

 ACCOMMODATIONDESTINATIONBASISNIGHTS
Day 1Soroi Lions Bluff LodgeLumo Community Wildlife SanctuaryFI4 Nights

 

Key

FI: Fully Inclusive – Bed, All Meals, Fees and Activities

DOMESTIC FLIGHTS

 

FLIGHT

DEPARTURE

ARRIVAL

Day 1

Scheduled Charter Flight

Wilson Airport [WIL]

Taita Hills Airstrip

Day 5

Scheduled Charter Flight

Taita Hills Airstrip

Wilson Airport [WIL]

TRANSFERS

 

TYPE

PICK UP

DROP OFF

Day 1

Transfer

Taita Hills Airstrip

Soroi Lions Bluff Lodge

Day 5

Transfer

Soroi Lions Bluff Lodge

Taita Hills Airstrip