The vast Laikipia district of Kenya comprises of large community, group and private ranches all with Eco-tourism activities. The ranches include Borana, Lewa, Ol Ari Nyiro, Lekurruki, Il Ngwsei, Ol Pejeta, Sweet Waters, El Karama, Ole Lentille, Ol Malo, Loisaba, Mugie etc.
The Eco-lodges in these ranches include-Il Ngwesi, Borana and Tassia. Other facilities include Lewa Safari Camp, Lewa House, Ol Pejeta Ranch House, Sweet Waters Tented Camp, Kitich Tented Camp, Elephant Watch, Laragai, Mutamaiyu House, Loisaba Wilderness Lodge, Sabuk Lodge, Mukutan Retreat, Makena’s Hill, El Karama Bandas, Rutundu Log Cabins, Koija star beds, The Sanctuary at Ole Lentille and many others.
Oh yes Laikipia is about dynamism, adventure and missing in action all wrapped into one. A guest who could not believe her eyes, mesmerized by the beautiful scenery, once asked in Kiswahili-”tumefika mbinguni?” translated into English, “have we arrived in paradise?”. She might not have been far from the truth. Laikipia is a paradise.