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Travel with the Zoo

Do you have a passion for travel and adventure? Do you like to meet people that share similar interests to you, and enjoy wildlife in wild places? If you crave an out-of the-ordinary travel experience, now is the time to go on safari with the Sedgwick County Zoo!

Our trips are adventurous, educational, intimate and fun. All our tours are escorted by zoo staff who are very knowledgeable, friendly and well-traveled.

So, pack your bags and get ready for a big adventure!

Prepare to see amazing wildlife in their natural habitats on this amazing safari to Kenya! This adventure is hosted by Sedgwick County Zoo and escorted by Deputy Zoo Director Ryan Gulker.

Do you want to see elephants, wildebeest, cheetahs, lions and spectacular birdlife? Kenya's got them. Or maybe it's scenery, or flowers, or butterflies. Kenya has a lot to offer.

Places you'll visit:

  • Nairobi
  • Sweetwaters Chimpanzee Sanctuary
  • Samburu Game Reserve
  • Kigio Wildlife Conservancy in the Great Rift Valley
  • Masai Mara Game Reserve
  • Amboseli National Park

Dates: August 13 – 23, 2013
Total Land Cost: $4,995 (based on double occupancy) Airfare not included in this price.

View Complete Itinerary

"Nothing can really prepare you for Africa: it is too full of extremes and contrasts, too immense – a spectrum of creation so much wider and more vivid than anywhere else that it seems to require a new set of senses, or the rediscovery of lost ones."
— Evelyn James, A Glimpse of Eden

Questions? Contact Ryan Gulker at 316.266.8202 or rgulker@scz.org

Contacts
Deputy Director:   Ryan Gulker
Sedgwick County Zoo
Downloads
Kenya - August 2013 - Itinerary download pdf
Hours of Operation
Summer Hours8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Beginning March 1)
Winter Hours10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
(Beginning November 1)
Open 364 Days a Year!*
*The Zoo will be closed one day only, September 6, 2014 to facilitate the preparation of the annual Zoo fundraiser, Zoobilee. For Zoobilee ticket information please call 266-8APE (8273).
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