The Ol Pejeta Conservancy is a not-for-profit wildlife conservancy in Central Kenya, situated on the equator west of Nanyuki, between the foothills of the Aberdares and Mt Kenya. The Conservancy works to conserve wildlife, provide a sanctuary for great apes and to generate income through wildlife tourism and complementary enterprises for re-investment in conservation and community development.
The Conservancy has the largest black rhino sanctuary in East Africa.It also has the remaining northern white rhino in the world. Sweetwaters Chimpanzee Sanctuary is situated here, and provides a haven for orphaned, abandoned and rescued chimpanzees. It is the only place in Kenya where these great apes can be seen. The Conservancy also has the “Big five game” among a large selection of other African animals, which makes it a popular safari destination