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Olare Orok Conservancy

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Way better than the game reserves

Saw so much. We did not realise the difference between a conservancy and a national park. The BIG... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
Mark L
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Many species

We saw many different kinds of animals during our time there including cheetahs, giraffes... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
Decatur, Illinois
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

The conservancy ensures that there are not too many vehicles, and that you are able to do night drives etc. The access to the Masai Mara Park is the only issue, as it is a long drive away.

3  Thank Vishak A
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Saw so much. We did not realise the difference between a conservancy and a national park. The BIG difference is in the conservancy you don't have to stick to the roads, so your guide to go up close to the animals. You don't need a...More

2  Thank Mark L
Reviewed 22 March 2018

We saw many different kinds of animals during our time there including cheetahs, giraffes, elephants, hyenas, and even a pride of lions.

2  Thank questbj
Reviewed 18 March 2018

One of the smaller conservancies but the core area is rich in game and wildlife activity. Regular sightings of all the big cats and all the usual plains game. We had an outstanding three days, some of the best game viewing and photo opportunities in...More

2  Thank Berdewelle
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Great conservancy, huge amounts of wildlife as well as lots of various geographical and topographical features so it gives you a bunch of different looks and feels within a small area. The limit on how many cars are on a sighting is a godsend as...More

Thank Lincoln H
Reviewed 9 February 2018

The Conservancy restricts the number of vehicles allowed so you get more exclusive sightings and avoid the noisy and multiple vehicles in the general Reserve area.

Thank AlisonAT
Reviewed 21 January 2018

This is now part of the Olare Motorogi Conservancy and lives up to the high standards of the Conservancy model We stayed at Porini Lion Camp and the game viewing was as outstanding as ever - of particular note is the regular leopard sightings. The...More

Thank Safaribuff
Reviewed 19 January 2018

It was an amazing surprise to find out that in the conservancies the jeep can get very close to the animals! This was beyond what we expected!!! we had Fig, the leopard, rest and get shade under our jeep! some lions also decided to use...More

Thank Ainara08
Reviewed 8 January 2018

The game drives are mind blowing. I spoke with many locals and they all told me our limited game experiences (during our stay) is at par to their years of game drive experiences. The conservatory has rules that are enforced, which limit the amount of...More

Thank Giants2007
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We have been to South Africa few yrs ago @ Kruger. This time, we thought we give Kenya a shot. Boy, a shot it was! Nice shot! Staying just outside the Reserve, we saved time going in and out of the park. Special mention must...More

1  Thank Kimck8
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