Tana River is one of the best commercial rafting trips in the world as we are able to navigate the river all year round. The Tana Rafting does not only take you through the water navigation but also gives you a change to view wildlife and landscape from different angles.
Arrive at Savage River Camp at 1p.m. in good time for lunch.
Upon arrival you will be welcomed by refreshments and briefing from the tour Guide on the days program and safety guidelines.
You will change to appropriate gears ready to start the adventure which will take between 8 – 16 km depending with the water levels, full trip starts with 3km of easy class II and III , final 7 km will bring you back to the Campsite.
The 3 big rapids (class 4 & 5) have the following names
“Captains Folly, Can of Worms (b Proceed to Naivasha, currently a hive of economic activities comprising of multi-million flower-farming, vineyards and other agricultural activities. We will go straight to Lake Naivasha Country Club located on the shores of the fresh water Lake Naivasha. This is the bird-watcher’s paradise, with a lakeshore resort in an old setting with manicured compounds.
ecause of its four 90 degree bends in succession), and Sphincter Flexor. Subject to water levels we may be able to “surf” in the “fish-eye” hole then swim the next couple of minor rapids. Numerous smaller rapids bring one to the class 5 Spasm, a series of drops over ¾ km section with a big surprise half way through! You will only have 15 minute floating back to the camp”
WHAT TO BRING…
Clothes you do not mind getting wet i.e. T Shirts, shorts or long sleeved shirt and trousers
(especially for those who burn easily) a pair of shoes or sandals that will not come off. Plenty
of sun cream, a sun hat (baseball cap is fine) and a towel.
• Refreshments on arrival
• Qualified guides, full instruction, all equipment, shuttles, a BBQ lunch
including drinks (beer and soda).
EXCLUDED IN THE PACKAGE
• Anything on the what to bring list, any additional merchandise (t-shirts, DVD’s etc), any
optional extra activities and personal accident insurance (we have public liability insurance)
Rather than going to Sagana for just a day, you should stay at the camp site in one of our
cottages and participate in some of our optional activities from Mountain Biking to Zip Lining
and a lots more.
One Day Rafting trip on
the Tana River
Rafting on the Tana River is available all year round with a minimum of 4 people and a
maximum of 60 people. Depending on the time of year depends on how many kilometres of
the river we cover. During the rain seasons we normally cover 16 km but in the dry season we
only cover 8km. The duration of the trip is always between 3 and 4 hours.
It is very important that you make a reservation with as much anticipation as possible to
reserve the dates of your adventure. Please note that on reserving your adventure you will
have to pay a 50% deposit.