Olakira Camp

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Why we like it

  • An intimate seasonal mobile camp located on the Mara River or the Southern Plains of Ndutu
  • Activities on offer are full and half day game drives and bush walks are on request when the camp is located in the north
  • Meals are served in the main dining tent or private bush dinners
  • Both areas where Olakira is based have been chosen to maximise the wildlife experience
  • Olakira Camp aims to deliver an authentic safari experience

A&K Top Tip

A full day game viewing was enhanced by a picnic bush lunch overlooking the Serengeti Plains.

Guest Testimonial

Your attitude towards suggestions made was amazing. You went the extra mile in finding us somewhere we had suggested.

- SR, London



Olakira Camp is an intimate mobile safari camp made up of eight spacious and comfortable tents with en-suite flush toilets and safari showers. Each tent features a king size bed, and private veranda with a stunning view. The camp moves twice a year between carefully chosen campsites, allowing for superb game viewing at all times. From December to March, the camp is in the southern Serengeti, or Ndutu area. From June to November the camp moves to the very north of the Serengeti, near the Mara River.


While in camp, storytelling, board games, star gazing or relaxing with a book amidst the sounds of the bush are some of the activities which can be enjoyed. When the camp is in the north, a crossing point directly in front of camp allows for spectacular game viewing whilst enjoying breakfast. Private meals in the surrounding bush can also be arranged.


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Fly to

Nairobi or Mombasa

Flying time

8 hours 30 minutes non-stop

Time difference

GMT +3 hours

Visas

Required for UK passport holders

Health requirements

Yellow fever certificate required if arriving from an endemic area

Best time to travel

December - March, July - October

Weather

Kenya's equatorial location ensures warm weather year round, though it can be cool at night and first thing in the morning. There are two rain seasons, the long rains occur from late March to early June and short rains from October to December. The rainfall is sometimes heavy and when it does come it often falls in the afternoons and evenings. The hottest period is from February to March and coldest in July to August.

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