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Mombasa: Tsavo East and Tsavo West 3-Day Safari

Mombasa: Tsavo East and Tsavo West 3-Day Safari

Day 1: Mombasa – Tsavo East Early morning drive to Tsavo East National Park. Commence the morning game drive through this largest park, with a chance to spot herds of Red Elephants, Lions, Giraffes, Zebras, Gazelles, Buffaloes, Leopard, Waterbucks, Impalas and different bird species. Check in as well lunch at the lodge. After lunch, relax. At 16 h, game drive and back in hotle/camp for DinnerThe lodges and camps in Tsavo East are; Day 2: Tsavo East – Tsavo West After breakfast, depart for a morning game drive en route to Tsavo West National Park. Check in the lodge for lunch, after lunch relax. In the afternoon, visit Ngulia Rhino Sanctuary to search the rare black rhino. Dinner and overnight at Rhino Valley Lodge , Kilaguni Serena Lodge,Man Eaters lodge, Fish Hattons, Voyager Ziwani safari camp, Ngulia safari lodge, Nyati camp, Severin safari camp, OR rock side camp. Day 3: Tsavo West – Mombasa Depart the Lodge after breakfast and proceed to the famous Mzima Springs where some 250 litres of water gush out of the Chaimu Lava flows per minute everyday creating a scenic home to fat pods of hippos and crocodile infested pools. Make last game drive whilst cheking out of the park. Drive to Voi town for lunch. After lunch drive back to your hotel arriving in the evening.

Tsavo East and West: 3-Day Wildlife Safari From Mombasa

Tsavo East and West: 3-Day Wildlife Safari From Mombasa

Take a break from modern city life and embark on an exhilarating adventure with an expert local guide on a 3-day, 2-night wildlife safari in Tsavo East and West National Park. Day 1:Mombasa to Tsavo East Start your tour with a morning hotel pickup from Mombasa and ride along the Mombasa-Nairobi road to Bachuma Gate in Tsavo East National Park. Begin your first game drive and track the paths of elephants, cheetah, giraffe, and antelope. Visit the famous Aruba dam where animals gather in droves, especially during the dry season. Recharge your energy with stops for lunch and dinner during the day, and recuperate at night at the Voi Safari Lodge or Ashnil Aruba Game Lodge, or one of the other comfortable lodges nearby. Day 2:Tsavo East to Tsavo West Wake up after a rejuvenating night's rest and join an early morning game drive before breakfast. After breakfast, depart from your lodge and head to Tsavo West National Park. Replenish your energy at three meal stops throughout the day including breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Spend the night in Ngulia Safari Game Lodge or a similar lodge nearby. Day 3: Tsavo West to Mombasa Wake up with the sun for a pre-breakfast game viewing drive. See predators hunting in the early morning light, as their prey grazes on the vegetation. Enjoy the soft color palette that spreads across the volcanic terrain at this early hour. Head on to Mzima Springs and spot more game along the ride. Stop during the day for breakfast and get dropped off at your hotel in Mombasa by road or train.

4 days Kenya Nairobi to Mombasa safari

4 days Kenya Nairobi to Mombasa safari

Most Kenya safari tours blends very well with beach holiday extension at the cost; this is one of the best safaris popular with safari and beach holiday makers. There’s no better marriage of a safari in Kenya and a beach break in Mombasa than this with views over Tanzania’s Mount Kilimanjaro always adding to what promises to be an eclectic album of holiday snaps. As you’ll be starting out in Nairobi and completing the Kenya safari tours in Mombasa, you’ll be presented with every opportunity possible to spend time on the plains of Africa before enjoying some well-deserved time out at the beach. Alternatively, why not start at the beach and complete your holiday with a four-day safari in Amboseli? Starting a safari from a beach break in Mombasa is just perfect, especially for honeymooners and travelers who like to make the most of each and every occasion. Amboseli: The combination of scenery, people, and animals are what makes the Amboseli National Park so fascinating. Beautifully situated at the foot of the towering Mt. Kilimanjaro, it the home of the brightly painted Masai Tribe. Itinerary: Day 1 Nairobi – Amboseli National Park Met on arrival at the airport by our tour leader who will brief you on your entire safari. He will then introduce you to your driver-guide and depart for the drive to Amboseli National Park arriving in time for a short game drive en route to your lodge for lunch. Relax at the establishment to enjoy the nice set-up over-looking Mt. Kilimanjaro with afternoon game drives starting around 4 PM. Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Sopa Lodge or similar Day 2 Amboseli – Tsavo West National Park An early morning game drive that gives a chance to take photos of the famous Mt. Kilimanjaro on a clear morning returning back in time for breakfast Thereafter, depart for Tsavo West National Park passing through Shetani lava flows to arrive in time for lunch at Kilaguni Serena lodge. Afternoon game drives at 16.00hrs with a visit to Mzima spring which is the main source of water for Mombasa residents with also underwater glass viewing point to see hippos, different types of fish, and crocodiles returning back to the lodge before dark falls for dinner and overnight at Kilaguni Serena Lodge or similar Day 3 Tsavo West – Tsavo East National Park Early morning game drives before breakfast. After breakfast drive to Tsavo East National Park with most of the way being on a game drive to arrive in time for lunch at Ashnil Aruba Lodge. Afternoon game drives in Tsavo East National Park returning back before dark falls for dinner and overnight at Ashnil Aruba Lodge or similar Day 4 Tsavo East – Mombasa or Nairobi Tsavo East National Park – Mombasa Early morning game drives in search of game in the vast Tsavo East returning back in time for breakfast. After breakfast depart for your drive to Mombasa arriving early in the afternoon with a drop off at your hotel for beach extension or drop off at the airport for the flight back to Nairobi

Overnight saltlick Safari from Mombasa

Overnight saltlick Safari from Mombasa

You will be picked up from your beach hotel in the early morning hours and depart by road to Taita Hills Game Sanctuary. You will enjoy an amazing game drive along the way. Upon arrival at Taita Hills Lodge, you will have lunch, relax for a while and then head out for a game drive in the sanctuary searching for lion and other wildlife, until sunset. You will then return to the lodge for dinner and your overnight stay at Salt Lick Lodge. This lodge is especially memorable for its imaginative structure. A complex of rondavel sit on stilts over a series of water holes. These two-story towers, topped by peaked thatch roofs connected by open-air-bridges, create an African fantasy of a medieval fortress. The lodge has been built with game viewing in mind. The structure provides you will a panoramic view of the sanctuary; offering spectacular views of the landscape and wildlife. Day 2: Enjoy an early morning breakfast and then depart for a half day game drive. Around noon you will depart for Mombasa, taking part in a game drive and lunch along the way. Upon arrival in Mombasa, you will be dropped off at your beach hotel. This is where your safari will end.

Four-Day Safari to Amboseli and Tsavo

Four-Day Safari to Amboseli and Tsavo

Amboseli is set on the Kenyan plains with Mt Kilimanjaro as a backdrop in the distance, the park is world-famous for its substantial population of African Elephants which can be seen in herds of over 100 individuals. In particular the large bull elephants have some of the largest tusks in the animal kingdom. Also to be spotted are ample herds of buffalo, wildebeest, zebra and impala, as well as giraffes and warthog. With all this variety you can be sure a healthy population of predators also call Amboseli home. Lions, leopards, caracals, cheetahs, jackals, hyenas and serval cats are all frequently seen in the park. All meals and overnight accommodation at AA Amboseli lodge or similar. Next stop is the Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge, the first lodge ever built inside a Kenyan National Park. Adjacent to a busy waterhole, the lodge offers fantastic game viewing right on site. Itinerary: Day 1 - Nairobi - Amboseli Depart from your Nairobi hotel or airport for Amboseli National Park to arrive in time for lunch at the Lodge, followed by an afternoon game drive.  Day 2 - Amboseli Early morning and late afternoon game drives.  Day 3 - Amboseli - Tsavo West After breakfast depart for Tsavo West National Park. Afternoon game drive. Day 4 - Tsavo West - Nairobi After breakfast, return to Nairobi and dropped off at your Nairobi hotel or Airport

5 Days Amboseli / Tsavo West & Tsavo East Safari

5 Days Amboseli / Tsavo West & Tsavo East Safari

Day 1: Nairobi - Amboseli National Park. After early breakfast, you will meet your safari driver at your hotel for the pick-up, after briefing about your safari. You will check out of your hotel and embark on a journey to Amboseli National Park, one of Kenya’s famous wildlife destinations known for its large herds of elephants with impressive tusks and spectacular views created by the snow capped peak of Mount Kilimanjaro. When you arrive in the park you will check into your lodge then have lunch. In the afternoon you will head to the park for a game drive. In the evening you will have dinner and stay overnight at your lodge. Dinner and Overnight at AA Lodge Day 2: Amboseli Full Day Game Drive. After early morning breakfast at your lodge then head to Amboseli national park for a full day of exploration, Amboseli national park is a home to a wide range of wildlife species such as large herds of African elephants, lions, wildebeest, giraffes, zebras, antelopes and many more which you will spot while on the full game drive. At lunch you will either drive back to your lodge or have picnic lunch set in the grasslands of the park, after lunch you will have another game drive exploring more of Amboseli national park. In the evening you will head back to your lodge, have dinner and stay overnight. Dinner and Overnight at AA Lodge. Day 3: Amboseli to Tsavo West National Park. Have breakfast, checkout of your lodge and go for an en-route game drive as you head to Tsavo West national park. On arrival you will have lunch at your lodge and in the afternoon you will go for an afternoon game drive, Tsavo West national park is a famous Kenya destination known for various species of animals and geological features most especially in the northern section of the park such as Mzima Springs. On the game drive you will have an opportunity to view many animals such as lions, elephants, buffaloes, rhinos, zebras, gazelles and crocodile sat Mzima springs. In the evening you will have dinner and stay overnight at your lodge. Dinner and Overnight at Ngulia Safari Lodge. Day 4: Tsavo West to Tsavo East National Park. Have early breakfast, checkout of the lodge and go for an en-route game drive as your heading Tsavo East national park, Tsavo East national park is a famous Kenya safari destination renowned for large herds of elephants and man eating lions When you arrive in the park, you will check into your lodge, have lunch and rest for a while. In the afternoon you will head to the park for a game drive on which you will spot many animals such as lions, elephants, rhinos, buffaloes and many more. In the evening you will head back to your lodge, have dinner and stay overnight. Dinner and Overnight at Voi Safari Lodge. Day 5: Tsavo East National Park to Nairobi Enjoy an early breakfast followed by an extensive game-drive. Afterwards, depart for Nairobi where you will be dropped off at the airport / hotel.

Tsavo Amboseli & Tsavo Expedition Safari Tour

Tsavo Amboseli & Tsavo Expedition Safari Tour

Day 1: Nairobi - Amboseli Depart Nairobi at 08:00 hrs to Amboseli 250 km - approximately 4 hours). Arrive in time for lunch. Afternoon at leisure then you will have an evening game driver. Dinner and overnight.Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge. (Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) Day 2: Amboseli - Tsavo West National Park After breakfast, you will have a game drive en route to Tsavo West National Park arriving in time for lunch. Afternoon at leisure then you will have a late afternoon game drive with a visit to Mzima Springs. Dinner and Overnight: Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge. (Meals include: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) Day 3: Tsavo West - Nairobi Enjoy an early morning game drive followed by breakfast at the lodge. Check out and drive back to Nairobi. Drop off at your hotel or Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) for onward flight departure

5 days safari to Tsavo East, West & Amboseli from Mombasa

5 days safari to Tsavo East, West & Amboseli from Mombasa

Day 1: Mombasa to Tsavo West National Park Our driver will pick you up early in the morning from your Mombasa hotel and head to Tsavo West National Park. Tsavo West is a more popular destination on account of its magnificent scenery, Mzima Springs, rich and varied wildlife, good road system & rhino reserve. Arrive in time for lunch, check in at ngulia safari lodge. You will have lunch and a short rest before you go for the afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at Ngulia Safari Lodge/ similar: https://safari-hotels.com/ngulia-safari-hotel/ Day 2: Tsavo West to Amboseli National Park Early in the morning you have your breakfast and go for game drive in the park as you drive out from Tsavo west national park. Amboseli national park which is famous for its scenery with a backdrop of snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro, which dominates the landscape, and open plains. Arrive in time for lunch, Check in at your lodge, have lunch and a short rest. Thereafter, have an afternoon game drive. Dinner and overnight at AA Lodge Amboseli/ similar: https://aalodges.com/aa-lodges/aa-amboseli/ Day 3: Full day Amboseli National Park Early morning game drive to get a glimpse of Mt Kilimanjaro and also a chance to view the park at the view point. On this day, you can choose to have a full day game drive with picnic lunches or morning and afternoon game viewing. Amboseli national park is famous for its scenery with a backdrop of snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro, which dominates the landscape, and open plains. Arrive with more game drive proceeding to your lodge for check in, time for lunch, Check in at AA Lodge Amboseli and have lunch with a short rest. Afternoon game drive in search of its popular residents like the well-known predators and their opponents like the Zebra, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Hippo with a view of Mt Kilimanjaro. Dinner and overnight at AA Lodge Amboseli/similar: https://aalodges.com/aa-lodges/aa-amboseli/ Day 4: Amboseli to Tsavo East National Park Early in the morning you have your breakfast and go for game drive in the park as you drive out to Tsavo East national park. Embark on this game viewing exercise in search of the red Elephants, lions nicknamed the “Man eaters of Tsavo”, Buffalo, Cheetah, Giraffe, and Antelopes etc. Visit the famous Aruba dam where lots of wildlife can be seen especially during the dry season. Later proceed to a restaurant for lunch. After Lunch, leave for another game drive in this largest National Park in Kenya. There are numerous small and big game and different bird species to be viewed. Later drive out of the park and proceed back to your lodge in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight at Voi Wildlife Lodge/ similar http://www.voiwildlifelodge.com/contact-page-1/ Day 5: Tsavo East to Mombasa Early morning breakfast as you start your morning game drive en route there are higher chances of seeing the predators and later depart back to Mombasa and dropped off at the hotel or airport.

11 Days Best of Kenya Wildlife Jeep Safari

11 Days Best of Kenya Wildlife Jeep Safari

Day 1: Arrival -Nairobi: Arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport Nairobi; after you disembark off the flight and pass through immigration and customs formalities, our representative will meet you and transfer you to Best Western Meridian Hotel on Bed & Breakfast Day 2: Nairobi - Tsavo East National Park(385kms - Approx 7hrs): Depart after breakfast and drive along Nairobi-Mombasa road to Tsavo East National Park. The park is popular for the legend of Tsavo: Dinner & Overnight Voi Safari Lodge Day 3: Tsavo East National Park - Tsavo West National Park(140kms - Approx 3hrs): Pre-Breakfast game drive before departing Tsavo East for Tsavo West. Tsavo West is a beautiful, rugged wilderness. The savannah ecosystem comprises of open grasslands, scrublands, and Acacia woodlands, Dinner and overnight Ngulia Safari Lodge Day 4: Tsavo West National Park - Amboseli National Park (140km- Approx 3hrs): After breakfast, depart Tsavo West with game drive enroute and drive to Amboseli National Park. which is famous for its scenery snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro,. Dinner and Overnight AA Lodge Day 5: Amboseli National Park: Pre breakfast and afternoon game drives (or the choice of a fullday game drive),allow you the chance to enjoy the interaction of wild animals in the magnificent park like settings of Amboseli. Dinner and Overnight AA Lodge Day 6: Amboseli National Park - Aberdares National Park(365kms - Approx 7hrs): After breakfast, drive north climbing towards Nyeri to Aberdares National Park through fertile and hilly mosaic of small farms and coffee plantations. You will arrive in time for lunch at your lodge. Dinner and ovenright The Ark Lodge Day 7: Aberdares National Park - Ol Pejeta Conservancy (110kms- Approx 2.5hrs): Depart after breakfast and drive to Ol Pejeta Conservancy which is famous for not only being the home of the last standing 2 Northern White rhinos in the world. Dinner and ovenight The Stables Day 8: Ol Pejeta Conservancy - Lake Naivasha (270 Km - Approx 5hrs): After breakfast, you will make your way to Lake Naivasha, another of the lakes of Africa's Great Rift Valley with a stop at Thompson's Falls. Dinner and overnight Aloepark Hotel Day 9: Lake Naivasha - Maasai Mara Game Reserve (250kms - Approx 5.5hrs): After breakfast,Drive to the Maasai Mara Game Reserve via the scenically beautiful Great Rift Valley and Narok. This enormous reserve is part of the vast Serengeti Plains, famous for its spectacular wildebeests' migration. Dinner and accommodation Mara Jambo Lodge Day 10: Maasai Mara Game Reserve: After Breakfast, depart the camp for a Fullday game drive, the day will be spent in the reserve driving across the plains in search for the great predators and perhaps even their cubs. Dinner and accommodation Mara Jambo Lodge Day 11: Departure/ Maasai Mara - Nairobi: Enjoy breakfast before driving back via the Great Rift Valley to arrive in Nairobi at approximately 1400hrs .You will be dropped off at the designated place.

3 Days Safari to Saltlick lodge From Nairobi

3 Days Safari to Saltlick lodge From Nairobi

Pick up from hotel or airport and drive to Tsavo west National Park at 6 a.m. and drive through the Nairobi-Mombasa Road. The journey takes you through lovely sceneries in the eastern part of Kenya, sight-seeing wild animals on the way and the different cultural setting of the community around. After a 5-hr drive you will arrive at Voi town, where you will branch and head straight to the Tsavo west National Park main gate. You will do a game drive enroute to the Taita hills resort and spa for lunch, where variety of delicacies are served at the main dining area with a lot of ambience After lunch, drive and arrive at the famous Saltlick safari Lodge, check in and then depart for a game viewing drive. Return back to the lodge for a sumptuous buffet dinner with a stunning view overlooking the floodlit waterhole, which gives you a close range view of the animals, ending with good time for resting. Dinner and overnight at Saltlick safari Lodge dinner Day 2; Spend the whole day exploring the vast Taita Hills Game Sanctuary. This private sanctuary is located right next to Tsavo West, so it’s an easy hop to get here. The landscape in this park is more verdant than Tsavo, and the game viewing is every bit as good. The sanctuary offers good bird watching but that isn’t Taita Hills’ main attraction. A unique aspect of this small park is the rangers here usually have a very good idea where the larger animals can be found. It’s not unheard of for safari-goers to spot over a dozen species on a game drive. Day 3: Early morning breakfast at 7.00 a.m. then embark on an enroute game drive as you catch a glimpse of the sunrise on your way back to Nairobi.

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