Tsavo East & Tsavo West – 3 Days

Departing from / returning to – Mombasa, Diani, Kilifi, Bamburi beach resorts

3 days Tsavo safari tour originating from the Kenya beach and exploring the red soil plains of the Tsavo East and scenic hilly landscape of the Tsavo West National Parks.

On the tour, more quality time is spent inside the Tsavo National parks on game viewing drives.

You shall be in search of the red colored elephants, Lion, giraffe, Buffalo, Warthog, Eland, Ostrich, Hippo, Rhino and many more.

You shall stop at the Mzima Springs to view hippo, crocodile, exotic fish, birdlife on an escorted nature walk.

The Rhino sanctuary at the Tsavo West is featured in the tour.

Tour accommodation is offered in economy, standard or luxury safari lodges and tented camps – choose depending on your budget/style.

Tour is in private pop up top safari minivan.

Option of transport in pop up top 4 x 4 Land cruiser jeep is provided at an extra cost.

Tour is also suitable for families with children and also seniors.

So that you may know…

  • Tour can be modified according to your specifications

  • Tour can be extended to include more days on safari

  • If you choose to stay at Sarova salt lick lodge or Lions Bluff Lodge – game viewing drives shall be at Taita hills sanctuary / Lumo Sanctuary – Part of the Tsavo wes

  • If you choose to stay at Ziwani Voyager Camp, you may not visit the Rhino Sanctuary due to the distance involved. There shall however be an evening/night game drive from Ziwani Camp

  • Driving times in Kenya are estimates and can vary due to road traffic and state of road

Safari departure points / pick up time

Mombasa city hotels: 0800 hrs

Nyali beach resorts: 0700 hrs

Kilifi beach resorts: 0600 hrs

Diani beach resorts: 0600 hrs

Shanzu beach resorts : 0630 hrs

Galu beach resorts: 0500 hrs

Bamburi beach resorts: 0700 hrs

Msambweni beach resorts: 0500 hrs

Tiwi beach resorts : 0530 hrs

Tour Highlights:

  • Elephant in Eden - the sight of dust-red elephant wallowing, rolling and spraying each other with the midnight blue waters of Palm- shaded Galana River is one of the most evocative image of Africa.

  • Aruba Dam -The beautiful Aruba dam located on the north bank of the seasonal Voi River, is visited by thousands of animals and a great game viewing destination.

  • Recent Volcanos

  • Mzima Springs & underwater hippo and fish watching.

  • Game viewing

Tsavo East & Tsavo West – 3 Days

     DAY 1: MOMBASA – TSAVO EAST (120 kms – Approx. 3 hrs)

Early pick up from Kenya beach resort

Meal Plan: Lunch, Dinner.

Pick up from your Kenya coast Beach resort.

The safari drive is via the so called “explorers” route – Mombasa – Nairobi highway.

The 120km – 3hrs dawn drive takes us to the southern entry point of the Tsavo East where we stop briefly for refreshments ( optional).

We commence game viewing drives on entry at the Tsavo East National park.

You shall be on the look-out for elephant, giraffe, lion, cheetah, buffalo and many more…….

An afternoon game viewing drive is scheduled later in the day.

The relaxed game viewing drive takes us on the trails of the big five with magnificent views of the African sunset.

Overnight at your Tsavo east safari lodge/ tented camp.

What to see at Tsavo East National park

The park is home to most of the larger mammals, vast herds of dust-red elephant, Rhino, Buffalo, Lion, Leopard, pods of hippo, crocodile, waterbuck, Lesser kudu, Gerenuk and Hirola.

     DAY 2: TSAVO EAST – WEST (60 kms – Approx. 1 hr)

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch.

We shall be up before sunrise!

Dawn finds us set and ready for our early morning game viewing drive

.. the splendor of an African sunrise that engulfs the savanna shall be experienced as we traverse the vast Tsavo East park in search of the early grazers and hunters.

A relaxed mid-morning game viewing drive shall follow.

Later we shall proceed to the Tsavo West National park where among the activities is a visit to the rhino sanctuary.

Overnight at your Tsavo west safari lodge/ tented camp.

What you may see at Tsavo West National park …………..

Leopard, Wild dogs, Buffalo, Rhino, Elephants, Giraffe, Zebra, Lion , Crocodile. Mongoose, Mzima springs and underwater hippo and fish, Dik-dik, lesser Kudu and Nocturnal porcupine,prolific birdlife features 600 species.

DAY 3: TSAVO WEST – MOMBASA (240 kms – Approx. 5-6 hrs)

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch

Your last day on safari!

Out with the sunrise for a pre-breakfast game viewing drive.

Nature is at its best with the predators out for the hunt and the grazers browsing the soft, dewy vegetation.

Natural colors dominate the scenic volcanic terrain.

We shall venture out again… this time to visit the Mzima Springs with more game viewing en-route.

At the Mzima springs -we shall take a nature walk as we marvel at the underground source of sparkling clear waters and the surrounding greenery which is a welcome reprieve in this semi-desert terrain

We view hippos, crocodiles, exotic fish and unique migratory birds.

Later depart the Tsavo west for the Kenya coast and your beach hotel

Arrive in the late afternoon.

Drop off at your beach resort or Mombasa airport

 What you could see at Tsavo East & West...

  • Vast herds of dust-red elephants

  • Lions

  • Cheetah

  • Zebra

  • Hippopotamus

  • Hartbeest

  • Thomson's Gazelle

  • Giraffe

  • Baboon

  • Waterbucks

  • Lesser Kudu

  • Antelopes

  • Prolific birdlife features 600 species

   PRICE GUIDE BY SEASON

Safari price is per person sharing in a private pop up top safari minivan and in a double/twin room/tent.
(see Below to see Peak Season, Low Season and Christmas Prices)

       High Season
         Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb, March
            Economy         Standard           Luxury
2 persons in a private safari$515$535$690
4 persons in a private safari$390$410$565
6 persons in a private safari$350$370$525
Single Room Extra$80$90$160
Children below 3 YearsFreeFreeFree
Children between 3-12 Years75% of adult rate75% of adult rate75% of adult rate

   PRICE GUIDE BY SEASON

Safari price is per person sharing in a private pop up top safari minivan and in a double/twin room/tent.
(see Below to see Peak Season, Low Season and Christmas Prices)

          Peak Season
            July, Aug, Sept, Oct
          Economy          StandardL            uxury
2 persons in a private safari$535$555$730
4 persons in a private safari$410$440$610
6 persons in a private safari$370$390$565
Single Room Extra$80$90$180
Children below 3 YearsFreeFreeFree
Children between 3-12 Years75% of adult rate75% of adult rate75% of adult rate

   PRICE GUIDE BY SEASON

Safari price is per person sharing in a private pop up top safari minivan and in a double/twin room/tent.
(see Below to see Peak Season, Low Season and Christmas Prices)

       Low Season
        April, May, June
        Economy        Standard           Luxury
2 persons in a private safari$515$515$595
4 persons in a private safari$380$390$475
6 persons in a private safari$340$350$430
Single Room Extra---
Children below 3 YearsFreeFreeFree
Children between 3-12 Years75% of adult rate75% of adult rate75% of adult rate

   PRICE GUIDE BY SEASON

Safari price is per person sharing in a private pop up top safari minivan and in a double/twin room/tent.
(see Below to see Peak Season, Low Season and Christmas Prices)

Easter / Christmas / New Year Extra
21st Dec-3rd Jan
EconomyStandardLuxury
(person per day)$35$40$65

     ACCOMMODATION
   Safari accommodation options for each location

 

Kenya - Lodges / Camps        (Tsavo West  National Park)
Standard level accommodation/ tented camp option
Economy level accommodation/ tented camp option

 

Kenya - Lodges / Camps        (Tsavo East  National Park)
Luxury level accommodation/tented camp option
Standard level accommodation/ tented camp option
Economy level accommodation/ tented camp option

TOUR PRICE INCLUDES

  • Transport in a customized pop up top safari mini-van

  • Services of English, German, Italian speaking driver/ guide

  • Accommodation in economy,standard or luxury lodges / tented camps

  • Park entrance fees

  • All meals on safari

  • Bottled drinking water in safari vehicle

  • The flying doctors medical, emergency and rescue cover.

  • Pick up / drop off at Nairobi hotel or residence.

  • Park entrance fees

  • All meals on safari

  • Government taxes and local levies

Not Included In the Tour Price: Items and Services of a personal nature.

Not Included In the Tour Price: All bottled drinks, items and services of a personal nature and tips & gratuities.

ADDITIONAL EXTRAS

Pop up top 4x4 Land Cruiser Jeep Extra

2 persons in private jeep safari: per person $90pp
4 persons in private jeep safari: per person $45pp
6 persons in private jeep safari: per person $30pp

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