Getting Around in The Rift ValleyEdit This
from Nairobi, take Mombasa road up to the Athi river junction then take the A104 road going South to Namanga town (Tanzanian border). we are just 4 kilometers before the namanga boder post and custom offices
Very near from the BEMM CAMPSITE NAMANGA IS , Amboseli National Park
is the third most visited wildlife park in Kenya after Maasai Mara
National Reserve and Nakuru National Park. The visit can easily be done
in a DAY OF THE WEEK.
WE are a one stop campsite with modern facilities, located just 4 kilometres from Namanga Town border of Kenya and Tanzania . WE are situated on the main Nairobi - Arusha highway about 170 kilometers from Nairobi AND 112 kilometers to Arusha
Namanga is a town in Kenya, lying on the border with Tanzania. It is in Kajiado District, Rift Valley Province. It is around 120 kilometers from Arusha, Tanzania. Namanga's economy is heavily dependent on tourism as tourists visiting the nearby Amboseli National Park and Mount Kilimanjaro passes though the town from Nairobi. Nairobi is 175 kilometers from Namanga. Mount Kilimanjaro can be seen from Namanga town more so from the view where BEMM CAMPSITE is located.
Our facility has modern shower and toilets, clean and well maintained, restaurant, campsite, tents we offer various services such as CAMPING SITE, PERMANENT TENTS, FREE PARKING FOR CAMPING TRUCKS,
We offer accommodation in our spacious TENTS in our campsite which can host groups or individual travelers to KENYA or on their way to TANZANIA. we are located on the main road thus enables our guest/clients to reach us from NAIROBI or ARUSHA by public or privates means by easy as there is a big sign post on the road showing you our campsite location, we are the only campsite that has the basic facilities need by the today's traveler.
Our restaurant offer various menus and we can cater lunch or dinner for small and even big groups
Kindly come and experience KILIMANJARO AND AMBOSELI from the base
thus stay at
only 4.5 km from the border of Kenya and Tanzania.This is the place to
base yourself & and explore,experience and discover Kenya or
Tanzania. A fantastic backpackers - clean & homely
It all started from humble beginnings as a curio shop, one simple idea - offer travellers, spacious, creative, spotless and good value accommodation.
Our facility has modern shower and toilets, clean and well maintained, restaurant, campsite, tents we offer various services such as CAMPING SITE, PERMANENT TENTS, FREE PARKING FOR CAMPING TRUCKS,TOUR VANS,MOTOR BIKES ETC
Our spacious kitchen is homely and well equipped. Help yourself to free coffee, tea, sugar and fresh milk.
24 hour reception
Travel Desk/Travel Info
24 Hour Check In
Breakfast Not Included
young vibrant staff
Masai village visit
balcony overlooking mt kilimanjaro
taxi services/car rental
public transport just at the door step
The Camp is within walking distance from the border point Namanga.[Kenya and Tanzania border]
Namanga is a border town with part in Tanzania and the other part in Kenya. The border posts are open 24 hours. Overlooking Namanga is Oi-Doinyo Orok, or Black Mountain, which is sacred to the Maasai. Namanga's economy is very dependent on tourism as travelers visiting Amboseli and National Park pass though the town on their way from Nairobi
Towns near our camp include, Arusha 112 km,Nairobi 170 km
There's lots to do at this awesome spot so check it out.
24 HRS MOBILE/HOTLINES
+ 254 722 308 726
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The only backpackers heaven loceted south of nairobi city and at the border ok Kenya and Tanzania. truly a place to rest ay you make up your mind on the dicovery, explore and experience East Africa best places, we near KILIMANJARO....AMBOSELI.....ARUSHA.... HAKUNA MATATA LIFE
BEMM CAMPSITE ,CURIO AND BACKPACKERS HEAVEN IN NAMANGA.
We also have tents for hire and climbing gears
about amboseli park wildlife
Amboseli National Park is one of the best places to see elephants in Kenya with Maasai Mara National Reserve and Samburu National Park. In addition to the elephants, you are sure to see the zebra, gnu, hippopotamus, buffalo, spotted hyena, waterbuck, maasai giraffe, Thomson's and Grant's gazelle, impala, lion and cheetah. Note also the rare presence of the gerenuk and the fringed-eared oryx in the arid northern part of the park. Most mammals stay aroung the swamps during the day and move towards the hilly countryside (southern section) before night. The birdlife is also abundant as about 420 species of birds have been recorded in the park ! -
Overlooking OUR CAMP IN Namanga is Oi-Doinyo Orok, or Black Mountain, which is sacred to the Maasai. try our walking safaris to this very African place. only here you can try this and more so visit the near by MASAI CULTURAL VILAGES.
KILIMANJARO BEST SPOT : It is a must to get some pictures of elephants grazing fresh grass from the swamps in front of the mount Kilimanjaro. To do so, you will need to wake up early (not later than 7 am) as the Kilimanjaro is becoming a mass of clouds after 10 am (even if the sky is blue and unclouded). Then, go around the main Ol Tukai and Olokenya swamps as elephants are coming down from the moutain to feed in the swampy areas. Stop your car, drink your hot coffee and photograph to the sound of pulled out grass !