All plastic is collected and transported for off-site recycling. Bio-degradable waste is converted to compost for our vegetable garden. We are 1 of only 3 gold eco rated camps in the whole of Kenya as such we conform to a very high eco standard. We run on solar power with a backup generator for those times of no sunlight, & a booster system for water heating fuelled by eco briquettes made from waste, we use energy saving bulbs, recycle our waste, organic on site in a series of composting pits, plastic & tins are sent back to Nairobi for recycling, we have eco composting toilets whereby the liquid waste & all waste water is collected then used in our tree plantation Our travellers are in the vehicles under the guidance of our driver guides who keep them a safe distance from the wildlife, when walking they are thoroughly briefed on all aspects of the activity, behaviour to adopt & safety We grow some of our own vegetables & herbs and source some at the local market but items like meat come from Nairobi due to the health standards required. Guests are able to choose to sponsor students & our foundation supports the guiding school through bursaries. We encourage guests to leave a positive footprint and reduce your carbon footprint by planting a tree in our tree plantation. Support one of our wildlife conservation projects. Over 95% of camp staff are from the local Maasai community therefore your holiday empowers and enriches the community within which we operate our camps. Fair-trade: we promote women groups from the local community in developing and retailing exquisite beaded and leather merchandise. Purchase a product from our gift shops and receive a personalised message from the woman who designed the merchandise. We promote empowerment and awareness through scholarships in local schools and the Koiyaki Guiding School (the only guiding school in Mara). The local community receive income from tourism activities in the Mara Talek and Mara Naboisho Conservancies.
Explore Amboseli and Tsavo - close to nature experience
From US $1250 - US $1750 5 days excluding flights