4 DAYS TSAVO EAST / TSAVO WEST / TAITA HILS
Day 1. MOMBASA – TSAVO EAST
You will be picked from the hotel early in the morning at 6:00am and drive to Tsavo East. Arrive in time for game drive immediately after park entrance formalities at the gate. Lunch at Voi safari Lodge and watch animals drinking water at the water hales. After lunch proceed with game drive from 3.30pm until 6.30pm with chances of seeing some of the big 5 and many other animals.
Some of the popular destinations within the park include the Mudanda Rock and the Yatta Plateau, which is the world’s largest lava flow. Luggard’s Falls on the Galana River include shapely water-worn rocks. Visitors can view a variety of animals at the park, including elephant, rhino if lucky, lion, leopard, crocodile, waterbuck, kudu, gerenuk, zebra and Aruba Hunter’s hartebeest. You will observe the large herds of Red Elephants (Red due to red dust of tsavo) There are also about 500 species of birds, including the ostrich, and migratory birds like kestrels and buzzards. Diner and overnight at Sentrim Tsavo Camp – https://www.sentrimhotels.net/index.php/sentrim-tsavo-lodges-in-tsavo
Day 2. TSAVO EAST – TSAVO WEST
Have an early morning game drive at 6:30 am until 8:00 am time for breakfast. After breakfast you will check out of the lodge and depart Tsavo West National Park. Arrive in time for a short game drive on route to the lodge for check in and lunch. After lunch you will relax until 3:30pm time for an afternoon game drive until 6:30pm.
You can enjoy exploring the Chaimu volcanic crater. You can also explore the Shetani Lava Flow and a variety of caves in the park and also visit the Mzima springs, a water source from Mt. Kilimanjaro. There is a quite a variety of wildlife and birdlife in the park. Over 600 species of birds have been recorded. Moreover, game viewing is fairly easy. Animals include the leopard, cheetah, buffalo, rhino, elephant, giraffe, zebra, lion, crocodile, mongoose, hyrax, dik dik and porcupine. The Ngulia Rhino Sanctuary is another safe haven for rhinos. Finally, the park offers excellent views of Mount Kilimanjaro. Diner and overnight at Kilaguni Serena Lodge – https://www.serenahotels.com/serenakilaguni/en/default.html
Day 3. TSAVO WEST – TAITA HILLS
Have an early morning game drive from 6:30am to 8.00amtime for breakfast. After breakfast. Depart for Taita hills Game reserve for lunch at Taita hills lodge. After lunch embark for an afternoon game drive from 3:30pm to 6:30pm. Taita hills game sanctuary is a private game reserve managed privately by Sarova Hotels, taken over from Hilton. The sanctuary boasts for big game, which includes Lion, cheetah, Elephants, Buffaloes and many more wild animals and bird life. (Optional you can go for a hot air balloon ride), this can be arranged in advance at extra cost in our office upon booking the safari. Dinner and overnight at Saltlick Lodge – https://www.sarovahotels.com/saltlick-tsavo
Day 4. TAITA HILLS – MOMBASA.
Early morning game drive at 6:30am until 8:00am time for Breakfast. After breakfast proceed with game drive enroute Mombasa, you will have lunch on the way. After lunch it’s bye bye and drive back to Mombasa. Arrive in your hotel in the evening.
Transport and game drives in a 9-seater safari mini bus with a pop up roof, Accommodation on full board, all meals, park entrance fees, service of an English speaking driver guide, bottled drinking water in a cool box whilst on game drives and extra lunch on the last day of safari.
Drinks, cigarettes, tips, Masai village and things of personal use