Anthony is a renowned Africa expert and author of many Lonely Planet guidebooks, including the guide to Kenya.
Anthony is a renowned Africa expert and author of the Lonely Planet guide to Kenya.
Anthony is the author of the Lonely Planet guide to Kenya.
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It is generally very safe to visit Solio Ranch, especially on an organized trip. However, independent travelers should seek the latest advice before heading out. Most people fly to Solio Ranch, but if you are driving and visiting towns between parks, normal safety precautions are recommended. For more information, see ‘Cities and Other Urban Areas: Safety Precautions’ below.
Malaria & Vaccinations
Several vaccinations need to be taken before coming to Kenya. Because of the high altitude there is little to no malaria in Solio Ranch. However, if you are visiting other places in Kenya you should consider taking antimalarials.
Wildlife viewing in Solio Ranch is very safe. Your guide is best placed to provide instructions and guidance while on safari. For more information, please read the 'Wildlife Viewing Safety Precautions' below.
Further advice on limiting dangers and annoyances when traveling: