Meet your Guides

Jimmy

James

Jimmy and James are collectively known as “Yes of Course Safari’s”

Where to begin – Jimmy is a director of Rafiki Mwema and is the heartbeat of Rafiki Mwema Kenya. He holds the fort for us and brings happiness, joy and a sense of fun wherever he goes! He has fantastic English and huge sense of humour and makes all our visitors feel welcome and safe. I first met jimmy 10 years ago when he took me on a trip to The Mara and our friendship has never looked back!

His knowledge of the wildlife in kenya and Tanzania is second to none and he will go to extraordinary lengths to ensure you experience the big 5 and so much more. You are in safe hands with jimmy, whether you are on safari or navigating the roads around Nairobi.

James – James is a graduate of our boys project and has a smile that would melt ice. He radiates happiness and loves his new life. He is our volunteer coordinator, welcoming our guests to Play Kenya and is learning his trade as a safari guide. His early experiences make him attentive and mindful of his guests. You will laugh lots with these young men.

Yes of course is their name – will you love their experience – yes of course!

 

Safari Locations

Maasai Mara

Maasai Mara The Maasai Mara National Reserve is for many people not just the highlight of their Kenyan adventure but the very reason they came in the first place.  This huge expanse of gently rolling

Amboseli

The sight of hundreds of elephants set against the backdrop of Africa’s best views of Mt Kilimanjaro (5895m) make Amboseli one of Kenya’s most popular parks.  It is one of the best places in Africa

Mt Longonot

Rising from the floor of the Great Rift Valley like a monolith is the extinct volcano of Mount Longonot. A unique feature is the thick forest that lies within the crater of the mountain. The

Lake Nakuru

On the floor of the Great Rift Valley, surrounded by wooded and bushy grassland, lies the beautiful Lake Nakuru National Park. Visitors can enjoy the wide ecological diversity and varied habitats that range from Lake

Lake Naivasha

At 1884m above sea level, Lake Naivasha is the highest of the Rift Valley lakes. This beautiful freshwater lake, fringed by grassy banks and thick papyrus, extends like a vast sunlit sea. Stand on one