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Address: Kenya
Phone Number: +254 722 525660
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Masai-owned conservancy and safari camp near the Amboseli National...

Masai-owned conservancy and safari camp near the Amboseli National Park.Selenkay Conservancy shares the same eco-system as Amboseli National Park and is established on land leased from the local Maasai by Gamewatchers Safaris & Porini Camps with the aim of protecting the wildlife habitat and encouraging wildlife conservation as an alternative to farming as a means for the local population to earn a living. Migrating species from Amboseli previously killed or driven off land set aside for farming are now able to make the conservancy their home. Recent years have witnessed a significant increase in wildlife numbers with elephants returning to Selenkay after a 20 year absence.

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The best place to fell in love with Africa

If you want your safari to be perfect go to a conservancy. Selenkay conservancy was the first conservancy we visited in Africa and we absolutely fell in love. You can follow the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want your safari to be perfect go to a conservancy. Selenkay conservancy was the first conservancy we visited in Africa and we absolutely fell in love. You can follow the wildlife off road and actually be the only car around which I think is a great advantage compare go the parks. There is so much wildlife there. Even... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Lovely land with wildlife near the Amboseli National Park - stayed with Porini Amboseli. Saw elephants, giraffes, zebras, cheetah, lions, and there are waterholes where the wildlife gather.

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Durham, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Our camp, Porini Amboseli is set in the Selenkay conservancy. It really felt like we had a private place that was secret from the rest of the world visiting Amboseli. Fantastic!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Tawi Lodge and local Masai villages form part of the conservancy. We really enjoyed staying at Tawi Lodge and driving to the Amboseli National Park each day. It being winter - the dirt roads are very dusty but seeing the animals and birdlife makes it all worth while.

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Thank Yvana J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

We loved our game drives through Selankay and were pleased to have contributed to its continued efforts to preserve a safe space for wildlife. The views of Kilimanjaro were phenomenal.

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Limassol, Cyprus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

Selenkay Conservancy is away from the teaming tourist trucks and gives you the taste of a true wilderness with plenty of game and all amenities available

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Brixham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015

The Selenkay Conservancy is truly a magical place! One of my favourite places to view the beauty of Africa <3

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

A true safari experience with herds of zebra, elephants and giraffes. Cheetah, lions, hippos, Elands, wildebeests, made for a true wild kingdom experience!

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Townsend, Montana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

It was great to be in the conservancy. We got to go on wildlife walks and night drives. The guides went the extra mile to teach us about tracking, insect life, bird life, etc. not just the large mammals.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

Nice place on the foot of the towering Mt. Kilimanjaro with the highest peaks in the continent. Watch the popular African wildlife species roam the plains.

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