Lewa Downs Extension
Explore Lewa Downs Conservancy in Search of the Rare Black Rhinoceros
Extend your Kenya safari with this exciting 3-night option that offers a firsthand experience of groundbreaking wildlife conservation work. At Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, a pacesetter for bringing back endangered species, you’ll learn about successful efforts to rehabilitate white and black rhinoceros and other rare animals as you participate in a host of activities on the reserve. Fly from the Maasai Mara via Nairobi to Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, one of Africa's most extraordinary conservation success stories, and spend 3 nights at Lewa Wilderness Lodge. This private reserve has become the leading role model for sustainable wildlife conservation in East Africa. A refuge for endangered species, it has played an instrumental role in returning rhinos from the brink of extinction and is also a sanctuary for Grevy's zebra and sitatunga, a rare aquatic antelope. Enjoy wildlife drives, horseback rides and bush walks against the backdrop of snow-capped Mt. Kenya as you learn about Lewa’s mission to act as a catalyst for conservation across Africa.
- Explore Kenya’s most famous private wildlife reserve, a global leader in conservation
- See the rare black rhinoceros, Lewa’s flagship species and comeback success story—10% of Kenya’s population lives at Lewa.
- Enjoy a wide choice of activities, from day and night wildlife drives to bush walks with local Maasai tribesmen, and much more