Laikipia Plateau in Kenya : The Laikipia plateau is a safari destination in Kenya that is at the sprawling on the edge of the northern Kenyan Frontier, and stretching from the slopes of Mount Kenya to the rim of the Great Rift Valley. Laikipia plateau is a safari attraction known for the natural haven made up of the ranches and conservancies that attract several of the tourists to the region.
Tourists enjoy the safari to the Laikipia plateau with the vast open plains in the shadow of the snow-capped of the Mount Kenya that creates the most stunning safari where the tourists enjoy the game drives to encounter the wildlife in the areas including the animal species like the rare animal species like the Grevy’s zebra which are mostly found in the area almost 40%, reticulated giraffe, black rhino, wild dogs and among others without forgetting spotting the most colorful and attractive bird species. In Kenya this is the most blissful natural area for a safari and natural perspective.
The Laikipia plateau is the most gorgeous that the tourists should not miss out on a safari in Kenya as there are a variety of the ranches and the conservancies which can be explored on a safari in Kenya like the Lewa Ranch and Borana Ranch and many others, and here the tourists engage themselves in a variety of activities like the horseback riding, camel riding, walking safari and among others. Laikipia is a wonderful and very interesting place to include on a safari circuit of Kenya.
Laikipai plateau is one of the semi desert, scrubland, sprawling open plains in the north and south with the thick forests of cedar and the olive trees, it’s the largest with the most mammal population in Kenya, do not miss out the most beautiful attractions that are found in the Laikipia plateau.
Attractions in Laikipia plateau in Kenya.
Ol Pejeta Conservancy
Ol Pejeta conservancy is a safari destination that is famous for its black rhinos and the chimpanzee sanctuary in the entire Kenya, so on a safari to Kenya the guests are called upon to the Ol Pejeta conservancy to sight most of the wildlife safari in the Laikipia plateau. The conservancy enables the tourists experience the big five animal species. As well on a safari the tourists can spot the fastest growing number of the black rhinos, this beautiful open plains can be explored by either the game drives, night drives, bush walks or the horse rides and camel rids and among others.
Lewa Wildlife conservancy.
Lewa wildlife conservancy is a safari destination located in the Laikipia plateau that is globally recognized as the black and white rhino conservation, this attracts a variety of the tourists, in this area it’s in the open savannah, gently rolling acacia hills and semi-arid desert in which the common game viewing can be enjoyed like spotting the Beisa Oryx, reticulated giraffe, Grevy’s zebras and the greater kudu, also the tourists can also spot various lions, cheetahs, leopards and over 350 bird species can be spotted from the conservancy.
Loisaba Ranch is the private conservancy within the Laikipia area, the ranch is the great safari destination with over 50 mammal species that offers the wildlife safari with a variety of the animal species that includes the elephant, buffalo, cheetah, waterbuck, reticulated giraffe, Grevy’s zebra, Oryx and many others. The tourists on a Kenya safari to the Loisaba ranch enjoys the night game drives to witness the nocturnal animal species and also the balloon safari to completely different perspective on this amazing location.
There are other more a variety of the attractions in the Laikipia plateau that includes the Mugie ranch group, Borona ranch, Solio game reserve, Mount Kenya wildlife conservancy, Ol Jogi wildlife conservancy, Ngare Ndare forest reserve and among others, make your safari the most wonderful and select focus East Africa tours to take you through the Laikipia plateau in Kenya.
What is the best time to visit Laikipia plateau.
The best time to visit the Laikipia plateau is during the dry season between the period of June to September that’s the best time when the visitors can be able to do best wildlife viewing in the various conservancies and ranches in the Laikipia plateau.
Where to stay in Laikipia plateau.
Laikipia plateau has got the a variety of the accommodation facilities that are categorized into the Mid-range, luxury and the budget facilities that are well facilited and they are include the Tumaren Tented camp, Ol Pejeta bush camp, Porini Rhino camp, Laikipia wilderness camp, Kicheche Laikipia, Lewa safari camp, Lewa Wilderness Trails, Sosian Ranch House, luxurious Kicheche Laikipia and among many others.