Laikipia is one of the world’s most exciting wilderness safari and wildlife tourism destinations. The combination of abundant wildlife, spectacular scenery and extraordinary cultural diversity in a setting dominated by the iconic backdrop of Mount Kenya makes for an unforgettable experience.
Lying on the thresholds of Kenya’s wild Northern rangelands, Laikipia stretches from the slopes of Mt Kenya to the rim of the Great Rift Valley and is larger than all of Kenya’s national parks and reserves except Tsavo. Its magnificent escarpments descend into the arid lands and semi deserts of Northern Kenya.Read more: Laikipia: The Destination
“It has been an exciting few months with lots of things happening at Segera and beyond: From a foundation workshop at the Segera Retreat, and a B Team leaders meeting in South Africa, to an inspiring trip to Australia with new alliances in sustainable tourism. Our Waterbank School Project has won the “Greenest School on Earth” Award, Bill Clinton made a two-week stay on Segera, the Chelsea, Hillary and Bill Clinton Foundation Auction highlight in London, and raised over £500 000.Read more: Dear friends, colleagues and conservationists
After Jochen Zeitz offered Bill Clinton a “stay on Segera” for the recent Clinton Foundation fundraiser dinner in London, Bill Clinton made it the auction highlight at his event. Hillary, Chelsea and Bill Clinton together hosted the fundraiser and launch of their new foundation name in London this month.Read more: Two Weeks at Segera have been auctioned for over £500’000
The existing prides of lion are not too amused and have been defending their territories. Our guests are actively participating in monitoring the movements of the predators around the Retreat and gaining stunning photographs as well as inside knowledge thanks to their guides, as well as interacting with the wildlife rangers who monitor the mammal movements on Segera daily.Read more: Lion
The completion of the upgraded Segera airstrip is of great advantage not only to time-concerned travellers. The all-weather surface offers perfect and safe conditions for landing and take-off all year around. Local charter companies can fly from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport straight into Segera without even leaving the airport in the busy city of Nairobi.Read more: “The best private airstrip in East Africa”, former US Ambassador compliments Segera on his...