Suggested Tipping

The program fee covers all gratuities for most hotels, meals, baggage & transportation. Gratuity for your guide/staff is not included. Please take this into consideration when converting money or using the ATM machine at the airport upon arrival. Please note, there are no ATM machines available at the camp. Please use this recommendation as a general guide:
  • Guide $1-$5 per guest per day.
  • Encounter Mara guides: approximately $5 per guest per day
  • Staff tip boxes at accommodations: $1-$5 per guest per day
$1 USD = 103.80 KES, Kenyan Shilling*

*conversion rates vary daily, check the XE.com site for up to date quotes.