Vipingo Ridge has announced that with effect from 21st December a daily afternoon flight will operate from Nairobi’s Wilson Airport to Vipingo Ridge, the unique coastal getaway gated community spread over 2.500 acres of land. Leaving Wilson Airport at 4 pm daily the flight will reach the private Vipingo airstrip at 5.30 pm before returning to Nairobi at 7.30 pm. The flight is operated by Severin Air Safaris’ using a Cessna 208 Caravan.
The last flight will then take place on 06th January, effectively covering the entire extended holiday period, allowing property owners and their guests to fly from the capital directly to the estate without having to embark on the long journey by road or else having to fly via Malindi or Mombasa.
The cost for a ticket on the ‘shared charter’ will be US Dollars 300 return or US Dollars 200 one way, all fees and taxes included.
Vipingo Ridge is a pioneer development of gated living, featuring its own beach club, a central country club, two 18 hole golf courses, an airstrip suitable to land single and twin engine turboprop aircraft and a range of other community amenities and facilities. Other similar such estates are presently under development like one on Ol Pejeta as well as in the Great Rift Valley near Naivasha.