4 Days Lion and Kilimanjaro Trail
4 – Days Tsavo West, Amboseli and Tsavo East (Lion and Kilimanjaro Trail)
Departs from / returns to Mombasa, Malindi, Watamu, Diani, Kilifi, Bamburi beach resorts.
Safari tour departs and returns to your Kenya beach hotel
Safari may also commence from the Mombasa airport when you arrive and terminate at your beach hotel
This is a 4day/3-night wildlife tour exploring the Tsavo West, Amboseli & Tsavo East while providing insights into amazing wildlife ,scenery and local cultures
The tour is relaxed with short daily driving times thus letting you spend more time inside the National parks
Tour explores scenic Tsavo West with the famous Mzima springs and maybe the Rhino sanctuary
It proceeds to Amboseli National park at the foot of the Mount Kilimanjaro and its vast elephant herds
Safari then visits the open savanna type Tsavo East in an easy paced road safari.
Safari accommodation is provided in optional levels featuring standard or luxury according to tour budget & style
Standard safari transport is in private pop up top tour mini-van
Transport in 4 x 4 Land cruiser jeep can be provided at an extra cost.
Because of its easy pace, safari tour is also suitable for young families with children and seniors.
- Safari can be customized to stay extra night at any of the Parks or include Taita hills sanctuary with night at Salt lick
•Tsavo east National park
•Africa's limitless expanses of open country / sky
•Tsavo West National park
•The Mzima springs and underwater hippo and fish viewing
•Amboseli National park
•Masai country & lifestyles.
•Elephant, buffalo, lion, cheetah, zebra, giraffe, antelope, kudu, ostrich and many more
•Mount Kilimanjaro "Africa's highest mountain" (weather permitting)
Private safari tours depart daily
Day 1: MOMBASA - TSAVO WEST
Pick up from your Kenya coast beach resort (Note pick up time for different beach resorts will be communicated to you.)
Proceed on the interior drive along the Mombasa-Nairobi highway.
The drive to Tsavo is on smooth tarmac and, shall have refreshment stop on the way.
Enter the scenic Tsavo West national park and commence game viewing drives to lunch. Lunch and relax.
In the late afternoon visit the Rhino Sanctuary and include some more game viewing drives.
The Rhino is an endangered animal species and is thus protected in this sanctuary.
Overnight at your Tsavo west safari lodge/ tented camp.
Meal Plan: Lunch, Dinner.
What you may see at Tsavo west national park .
Leopard, Buffalo, Elephant, Giraffe, Zebra, Lion, Wild dogs, Lesser Kudu, Hyrax, Rhino, porcupine and prolific birdlife featuring over 600 species.
Day 2: TSAVO WEST - AMBOSELI
Sunrise finds us ready after taking our breakfast, and out we go for our morning game viewing drive!
Tour shall visit the Mzima Springs and explore on foot this crystal clear water source marveling at the hippos, crocodiles, exotic fish, and resident migratory bird species.
Later proceed further south to the Amboseli National Park.
The journey on gravel tracks takes us to the Amboseli national park notwithstanding the stop at Shetan lava (sheet of cooled molten volcanic lava). Arrive Amboseli in time for lunch.
We shall relax and bid our time for the afternoon game drive when we go out in search of wildlife
The afternoon game viewing drive at Amboseli national park is detailed
The park is relatively small and sparse of vegetation
Animal spotting is easy and rapid when lucky
The Mount Kilimanjaro in its majesty may shear off the clouds and the snow -capped peaks may gleam in the afternoon African sun
Africa in all its splendor shall be smiling at us
It is an awesome sight to experience when weather permits
This is a photographers moment for those magical African memories.
Overnight at your Amboseli safari lodge/ tented camp.
Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner..
What you may see at Amboseli National park .
Large Elephant herds, Leopard, Cheetah, Buffalo, Giraffe, Zebra, Lion, Mongoose, Hyrax, Dik-dik, Kudu etc.
Day 3: AMBOSELI - TSAVO EAST NATIONAL PARK (250 km, appr.4 hrs)
Dawn at the Amboseli national park!
Morning game viewing drives with the views of Mount Kilimanjaro.( weather permitting)
We shall game watch as we exit after a hearty breakfast
Drive to rejoin the Nairobi-Mombasa highway as you proceed to the Tsavo East National park.
Later afternoon game viewing drive at the expansive Tsavo East.
Game viewing drives at the Tsavo East shall be relaxed and appreciative
...you shall drink in the serenity of the savanna while reflecting and appreciating the essence of the Natural World
Your driver / guide shall point out the animals and narrate on their characteristics
Overnight at your Tsavo East safari lodge/ tented camp.
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.
What you may see at Tsavo East national park.
Larger mammals, Vast herds of dust-red Elephant, Rhino, Buffalo Lion, Leopard, Hippo, Crocodile, Waterbucks, Kudu, Gerenuk & Hirola
Day 4: TSAVO EAST - MOMBASA
Dawn finds us ready for our early morning and final safari game viewing drive.
Tsavo East is large and open savanna country.
We shall explore this vastness in a relaxed game viewing drive with more time being spent at the sightings.
Lunch shall be at an open air restaurant overlooking the Tsavo East plains.
A relaxed drive back to Mombasa and the Kenya Coast shall follow
Arrive in the late afternoon/ early evening.
Drop off at your Kenya beach resort
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch
Chose standard or luxury accommodation option depending on your safari budget / style
Luxury lodge/ tented camp option :
Amboseli National park:.Oltukai lodge, Amboseli Serena lodge
Tsavo West National park: Kilaguni Serena lodge, Severin safari camp, Ziwani tented camp, Salt lick lodge
Tsavo East National park: Satao camp,
Standard lodge/ tented camp option :
Amboseli National Park: Amboseli Sopa Lodge , Sentrim Amboseli , Kibo Safari Camp
Tsavo West National park: Ngulia safari camp,Ngulia safari lodge
Tsavo East National park: Voi safari lodge , Ashnil Aruba lodge
Safari price is per person sharing in private pop up top minivan and in a double/twin room/ tent.
2 persons in private tour: per person sharing: $ 790 $ 930
4 persons in private tour: : per person sharing:$ 620 $ 750
6 persons in private tour: per person sharing: $ 560 $ 700
Single room extra per person $ 135 $ 300
Children between 3-11 years 50% of adult rate:
4x4 Land criser supplement
2 persons in private jeep: per person: $120
4 persons in private jeep: per person: $ 60
6 persons in private jeep: per person: $ 40
Tour price includes:
Transport in a customized safari minivan with pop up roof.
-Services of an Experienced English/other language speaking driver/ guide.
-Stay in standard or luxury safari lodge / tented camp (please choose)
-Bottled drinking water in safari vehicle.
-Game viewing drives
-Park entrance fees.
-All meals on safari.
-The flying doctors medical, emergency and rescue cover.
-Pick up / drop off at Mombasa, Bamburi, Diani, Kilifi, Watamu beach resorts
Government taxes and local levies
Not Included in the tour price
-Other bottled drinks.
-Items and services of a personal nature.
-Tips or gratuities