Sunday, March 11, 2012

Kenya Educational Trips, Tours and Safaris for University, School and College Students

University/College Educational and Pupils Exchange Expeditions, Travel, Trips, Tours and Safaris to Kenya East Africa

We at Sojourn Safaris tailor tours and trips to Primary schools & colleges in Kenya,Uganda and Tanzania. We work with any itinerary of your choice so that you have the education tour that matches the interests and profile of any group of students.

Whether your major interest is art, music or languages, culture, sports we can build a tour that helps bring your learning interests to life. We have previously arranged school educational and charity/gift tours for college students from USA, UK, Canada, France, Germany, South Korea, Netherlands, Sweden and several other countries.
As international student air travel has become easier and cheaper, the opportunities for educational, schools and cultural exchanges and learning experiences to Africa for students from other parts of the world have also expanded.

Students in different countries need to be given an opportunity to understand the purposes and goals of many issues in life, some relating to African cultures and life styles. We (Sojourn Safaris) plan student and school education trips, aid, assistance, benefaction, charity, contribution, dole, donation, offering visits, excursions, student exchange programs, safaris and holidays especially for students from all over the world to East Africa.
Student Travel, Tours, Safari, Contribution, Donation Activities in Kenya
Our student and school/college helping hand trips to East Africa offer valuable learning experiences and lots of fun through various activities like white water rafting, bungee jumping, canoeing, fishing, wild camping, quad biking, safaris and more. We expose school/college students to new and stimulating situations which help to build confidence in young people, both now and for their future. We also offer tailor-made university students International exchange and assistance programs with our local universities.
Our experience in organizing trips and visits for international university and college students, especially to Kenya, cannot be equaled. Safety is paramount in all our activities and thorough risk assessments and contingency plans are an integral part of our organization.
The right mixture of adventure and education and Philanthropy
Our itineraries provide the right mixture of adventure and education and make a logical choice for Universities, Colleges or Schools. Your group will be able to let off steam and explore this wonderful part of the world - from the cities to villages, tropical forests, Lake Victoria, water falls, wild life and safari parks and more.
This trip is an incredible opportunity for any student and offers an almost unbelievable variety of experiences..... the memories will last for a lifetime.
Our Budget accommodation rate is $1200 USD per person depending on the hotels and lodges preferred and days of stay. This applies to groups only.

The services provided include:
* Accommodation in Kenya
* Ground transportation in Mini buses
* All meals
* Activities and excursions as stated in the itinerary
* Game drives and driver/guide on safari
* African Emergency Rescue within the country
* Boat launch fees, park entrance fees and local taxes Contribution to a local work project
* Entrance fees to cultural shows and workshops

The charges shown do not include:

* International flights
* Visas
* Travel insurance
* Tips
* Personal purchases
* Gratuities
* Sodas and alcoholic beverages
* Telephone calls
* Immunisation charges

Sojourn Safaris offers you the most suitable University, college and school students tours, safaris, excursions, travels, trips and international student exchange programs; to find out more, inform us of your plans here : Kenya Student Trips or fill in the request form here : 

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Best Nairobi Kenya Day Tour: One [1] Day Nairobi Wild Safari

One Day Nairobi Kenya Wild Tour

You can go on a day tour to nairobi national park or other famous one day trips around teh capital city. The nairobi kenya day tours include the daphne sheldrick elephant orphanage and the giraffe centre. These are mainly wildlife areas which any animal can be seen. You can also decide to go to other places like the bomas of kenya, national museums of kenya, karen blixen and many others.

Giraffe center Day Tour

The giraffe center is a place where they keep Rothschild giraffes in a large garden. The rothschild giraffes are among the most threatened species in the world. The giraffe center is a very popular place for most people in nairobi day tour. You will be able to able to feed the giraffes at the center from a raised platform with pellets they provide you with.

You will be able to take some of the most exciting photos of giraffes feeding from your hand and even while holding their heads. The giraffes are used to people and they don't mind being touched. The giraffe center is managed by the African Fund for Endangered Wildlife-AFEW which is a conservation fund with projects around Africa.

Nairobi Elephant Orphanage Day Tour

The Nairobi elephant orphanage is located inside the Nairobi national park and houses several baby elephants which they take in and care for until they can be returned to the bush. The daphne sheldrick elephant orphanage is open to visitors from 11am to 12pm everyday. The baby elephants are fun to watch as they are fed on milk formula and they fight for the plasic feeding bottles just like human babies.

The Nairobi elephant baby orphanage tour is very interesting and visitors can also adopt a baby elephant by making a small donation to the orphanage. They will allow you more time with the adoptee and you are given a certificate of adoption and some gifts. They will also keep you posted on the progress of your adopted baby elephant.

Nairobi National Park Day Tour Excursion

The nairobi national park is located only 7km from the nairobi city center and you can go on a tour here from your hotel for a half day game drive. The nairobi national park is only 117 sq km in size and has many animals including lions, hippos, giraffes, gazelles, hartebeest, wildebeest, impala, hyena, leopards, black rhinos, crocodiles, jackals, and many others.

How long is the Nairobi Park Day Tour

The nairobi park day tour is a 4 hrs game drive which is done in a specialised mini van which has a pop-up roof top that can be opened to allow you to stand while taking photos of the animals. This means that you will be able to take very nice pictures in Nairobi national park day tour.

Other Places to go for Nairobi Kenya Day Tour

The park can be combined with a visit to the Bomas of Kenya or lunch at the carnivore. If you have a full day, then you can go to the giraffe center and daphne sheldrick on the same day or go to the colonial history museum of Karen Blixen located near Ngong. You may want to go for a day tour in Nairobi and enjoy the best nairobi Kenya day tour.

Saturday, March 03, 2012

Amboseli National Park — Day Tour Safari

Amboseli national park lies within the shadow of the mighty Kilimanjaro, this Africa's highest mountain whose peak maybe seen from the park in clear weather. You will have a game drive where lion, cheetah can be seen including the elephants and hippos that are found bathing in the swamp-grounds which get their waters from Mt. Kilimanjaro. Return to Nairobi in the evening. Amboseli one (1) day safari tour is an extremely exciting day excursions where you are guaranteed to see most if the big five wildlife like (Lions, buffalo, elephant, leopard, rhino). This is the best although long haul one (1) day Amboseli National Park excursion.

Amboseli National Park — Day Tour Safari

From Nairobi by road or Flying/Air Safari
(Amboseli National Park is 240 kilometers from Nairobi via Namanga on the Nairobi - Arusha Road, through Meshanani Gate. The Park is also accessible from Nairobi via Emali (about 228 kilometers) on the Nairobi - Mombasa Road. Amboseli is famous for being the best place in Africa to get close to free-ranging elephants among other wildlife species. Other attractions include opportunities to meet the Masai and spectacular views of Mount Kilimanjaro)

Amboseli National Park — Day Tour Safari From Nairobi

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Amboseli National Park lies with the shadows of the mighty Kilimanjaro Africa’s highest Mountain. Game is seen en-route to the Park, which crosses plains where the Masai Tribesmen herd their cattle.
Lunch will be served at a lodge within the Park, followed by another ‘Spice’ game drive, where lions, cheetahs, elephants, zebra, Buffalo and Wildebeest may be spotted. Hippos can also be seen bathing in the swamps, which gets its water from the underground springs of Mount Kilimanjaro. Return to Nairobi in the evening.

Amboseli National Park Day Tour Trips Itinerary

0530 Hours: Depart Nairobi for Amboseli National Park by road
0930 Hours: Arrive at the Amboseli National park and proceed for a game drive
1230 Hours: Enjoy hot lunch at Amboseli Ol Tukai Lodge / Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge
1430 Hours: Afternoon game drive/Visit a Masai Village (Optional) en route to Nairobi
1900 Hours: Arrive in Nairobi and be dropped off at your Hotel residence

Amboseli National Park Information
Amboseli National Park, at the foot of Africa's highest mountain, Kilimanjaro, is one of Kenya's most popular national parks. It lies 150 miles south-east of Nairobi, very close to the Tanzania border. The snow-capped peak of Mount Kilimanjaro rising above the clouds dominates every aspect of Amboseli.
Established as a national park in 1974 it covers 150sq miles and supports a wide range of mammals (well over 50 of the larger species) and birds (over 400 species). Years ago this was the locale around which such famous writers as Ernest Hemingway and Robert Ruark spun their stories of big game hunting in the wilds of Africa.

The park encompasses dry lake beds, savannah woodland and extensive swamps constantly fed by springs emanating from the mountain. The water and seasonal lakes attract a wide variety of bird and animal life, in particular herds of elephant. Amboseli is one of the best parks in Africa to observe family groups of elephants and large bull elephants at close quarters.