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  • Hi Mary, hope this email finds you well. Sorry for not writing sooner … I’ve been meaning to, just trying to catch up on everything since returning home from a fabulous trip to Kenya. I just wanted to thank you so much for organizing such an amazing trip! One that I will never forget. The safaris at each of the camps were wonderful! The people were amazing! The animals and birds were right on cue. It was the perfect trip! Thank you!

    Diane from Ontario, Canada travelled to Kenya
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The Mathews Range

Northern Kenya is dominated by arid desert and it is therefore quite a surprise to find lush riverine valleys and thick forested slopes in the heart of it all, but the Mathews Range is just that. Careful management of certain areas at the southern end of the range has created a huge growth in animal numbers, especially the elephants which have previously been victims of poaching. A visit to the Mathews Range should not be about game-viewing alone (except possibly the elephants), but rather more about the wilderness, scenery, exclusivity, walking and cultural interaction that can be enjoyed (including the famous ‘singing wells’). When people claim Kenya is ‘over-crowded’ with tourists, they clearly do not know about places such as the wonderful Namunyak Conservancy in the Mathews.

For further information and advice on safaris in the Mathews Range please call us on 01787 888590 or contact us to speak to one of our safari experts.

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