Welcome to Tsavo East National Park

Despite the size of the park, the area of most wildlife activity is actually quite compact – the northern section of the park is largely closed and can only be visited with advance permission due to the threat of banditry and ongoing campaigns against poachers. The demarcation point is the Galana River.

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$648.13 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Safari Tsavo East and Amboseli NP from Watamu Malindi Mombasa Diani

Day 1 – Watamu or Malindi or Diani to  TSAVO EASTPick up from your Watamu-Malindi-Diani  hotel in the morning drive to Tsavo East National Park. (The largest park in Kenya which covers an area of 13,747 km2) and arrive at Sala Gate or Buchuma Gate. You have also a chance to see animals such as red elephants, leopards, cheetah, giraffes, the famous man eating lions, among others. Proceed with the game drive to camp or lodge. Check in and have lunch at your lodge or camp. Relax till 4.00 pm after which you will start another game drive till 6.30 pm then back to the camp or lodge for dinner and overnight at your booked camp or lodge.Day 2 - AMBOSELI NPWake up at around 6.00 am for a full breakfast and depart to Amboseli. To arrive with a short game drive in time for lunch ,check in at booked camp or lodge and have lunch and rest .Afternoon game at the park which is famous for its scenery with a backdrop of snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro, which dominates the landscape, and open plains. Game drive till 6.30 pm then back to the camp for dinner and overnight Day 3 - AMBOSELI / Watamu or Malindi od Diani HotelWake up at 6.00 am for full breakfast followed by a short game drive and depart to Voi 300 kms from Amboseli for lunch. After lunch proceed to your coastal hotel arriving in the late afternoon drop off at your respective hotel.

$388 Sightseeing Tickets & Passes

Overnight safari to Tsavo East National park from Mombasa

Day 1 : Mombasa – Tsavo East Pickup  from your hotel  by our professional guide/ driver at 7:00 am and start the  drive along the Mombasa-Nairobi road to the first gate of Tsavo East National park, Bachuma gate and embark on your first game drive in search of Elephants, the man eaters of Tsavo, Buffalos, Cheetahs, Giraffe, Antelopes etc. Visit the famous Aruba dam where lots of game can be found especially during the dry season. There after proceed to Sentrim lodge or Similar lodge  for lunch. Later is afternoon game drive followed by dinner and overnight in the same lodge.Day 2: Tsavo East – Mombasa Early morning game drive before breakfast. Then you will be back for breakfast, check out and there after drive back to Mombasa arriving in the afternoon .

$441 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Private 3-Day Tsavo Safari from Mombasa

Day 1: Mombasa - Tsavo East (L, D) You will be picked up at your hotel in Mombasa by your driver/guide, then begin your 3-hour drive to Tsavo East National Park. Enter through the Bachuma gate. You will have a game drive en route to the lodge( VOI WILDLIFE LODGE), arriving in time for lunch. After check-in and lunch, you will have the afternoon to relax at the lodge. At 4 p.m. you will take part in a 2-hour evening game drive. This will be followed by dinner at your accommodation. 3 nights at Voi Wildlife Lodge, Sentrim Lodge, or similar Day 2: Tsavo East (B, L, D) Today you have two different options for your day. Option 1: Breakfast at the lodge, followed by a full-day game drive in the park beginning at 9 a.m. and ending at 3 p.m. You will have a picnic lunch in the park. Option 2: An early morning game drive that starts at 6 a.m. and runs until 9 a.m. Have breakfast back at the lodge. In the afternoon, go on a 3-hour game drive that starts at 3 p.m. Both options include dinner at the lodge. Day 3: Tsavo - Mombasa (B) Your final day starts with an early morning game drive from 6-8 a.m., then it's back to the lodge for breakfast. You will check out of your room at 10 a.m. and start your return drive to Mombasa, arriving around 2 p.m. Drop off at your hotel within the Mombasa area.

$2165 Multi-day & Extended Tours

6-Night Masai Mara National Reserve Tour: Nakuru National Parks, Amboseli and Tsavo from Nairobi

Visit Kenya for this 6-night tour of Masai Mara, the country's massive world-renowned game reserve. This safari also combines very well with beach holiday in Kenya Coast, as it starts from Nairobi and ends in Mombasa either at North or South Coast – Diani Beach. Itinerary: Day 1: Nairobi – Masai Mara National Reserve Be met on arrival at the Nairobi airport by our tour leader who will welcome and brief you on the safari adventure, and can answer any questions. He will later introduce the driver-guide before departing for the drive to Masai Mara National Reserve. Arrive in time for lunch, then have a short siesta before an afternoon game drive in the reserve. Return back before night falls, and enjoy dinner and an overnight stay at Mara Sopa Lodge Day 2: Full-day in Masai Mara National Reserve Spend the day on game drives in the morning and afternoon, with breakfast and lunch provided at your camp. You also have an option of having an early morning game drive with an included picnic lunch so that you can have the entire day on of game drives. Dinner and overnight at Mara Sopa Lodge Day 3: Masai Mara National Reserve – Nakuru National Park Enjoy an early breakfast, and afterwards, head out on a game drive out of the reserve for the drive to Lake Nakuru National Park. Arrive in time for lunch at Lake Nakuru sopa lodge, then go on afternoon game drives in the park after lunch. Includes dinner and an overnight at Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge Day 4: Lake Nakuru National Park – Amboseli National Park After an early breakfast, depart for the drive out of Nakuru National Park with short game drives en route. You will have a brief stop for an early lunch in Nairobi before you continue with your drive to Amboseli, arriving late in the afternoon, just in time for game drives.Dinner and overnight at Amboseli Serena Lodge Day 5: Amboseli National Park – Tsavo West National Park Embark on an early morning game drive, returning back in time for breakfast. Go on another drive via the Shetani lava flow to Tsavo West National Park, arriving in time for lunch at Kilaguni Serena Lodge. Continue with afternoon game drives in search of game. Enjoy dinner and an overnight Kilaguni Serena Lodge. Day 6: Tsavo West – Tsavo East National Park Begin the day with early morning game drives before returning back to the lodge for breakfast. Afterwards, drive to Tsavo East National Park, arriving in time for lunch at Ashnil Aruba lodge. Go on an afternoon game drive in search of game, returning back in time for dinner with an overnight Ashnil Aruba Lodge. Day 7: Tsavo East National Park - Mombasa Go on the last early morning game drive before returning back in time for breakfast. At 10am, depart for the drive to Mombasa, arriving early in the afternoon with a drop off at a hotel for your holiday extension.

$1500 Multi-day & Extended Tours

5days Tour to Amboseli Tsavo West and Tsavo East National Park

Day 1: Nairobi- Amboseli National Park0700hrs: Depart from your Nairobi city hotel. The morning drive  is partly via the Nairobi- Mombasa highway.  The drive is via  open Africa with  expansive savannah plains dotted with local homesteads and colorful Masai tribes men and their cattle.  A later game viewing drive is scheduled for the  afternoon when animals are at their most active.   Accommodation at Amboseli Kibo safari  Camp Meal Plan: Lunch, Dinner. Day 2: Amboseli National Park Today is a day of game viewing drives, scenery viewing, relaxation. Day spent at the Amboseli with maximum game viewing drives spotting game and wallowing in the scenery. There shall be a scheduled early morning and afternoon game viewing drives . Accommodation at Amboseli Kibo safari  Camp.  Options for Masai village visit or Nature walks Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.. Day 3: Amboseli -Tsavo West National Park:Early morning  game viewing drives at the Amboseli with great chances of the morning Mount Kilimanjaro views.   We shall proceed to the Tsavo West National park  with game viewing drives en-route.   Afternoon game viewing drives with a visit to the rhino sanctuary. Accommodation Ngulia Safari Lodge Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Day 4: Tsavo West -Tsavo East National ParkGame viewing drives at the Tsavo West with a visit to the  Mzima springs.   Proceed to Tsavo east national park with game spotting and scenery viewing en -route.  Accommodation Voi Safari Lodge/Ashnil Aruba Lodge .   Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner. Day 5: Tsavo East National Park- Nairobi Your last day of safari ! Early morning game viewing drives at the Tsavo East national park.  Later return to Nairobi  Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch

$3125 Multi-day & Extended Tours

9Days Kenya Classic Lodge Safari

Day 1: Nairobi - Masai Mara game reserve ( 265 km: 4-5 hrs) 0730hrs:Pick up from your Nairobi hotel .  Proceed to  the Masai Mara game reserve. During the  afternoon, explore the Masai Mara on your first   game viewing drive of safari. Overnight at your Masai Mara safari  sopa lodge/Similar Day 2: Masai mara game reserve - full day Today shall be a game viewing extravaganza!, Masai Mara host the highest and most varied concentration of wild animals than any other wildlife park in the region. Other options at the Masai mara:- -Balloon excursion and Masai village visit. Overnight shall be at your Masai Mara safari Sopa lodge /Similar. Day 3: Masai Mara to lake Nakuru: (275 km: 5 Hrs.) A short morning  game viewing drive may be  scheduled for the early morning. Later  depart the  for the lake Nakuru national park.  Overnight at your lake Nakuru safari lodge / tented camp. Day 4: Lake Nakuru National Park - Lake Naivasha . Bird watching and game viewing drives at  Lake Nakuru. We head  to the nearby Lake Naivasha and Hell's Gate on a relaxed drive.  Overnight at a Lake Naivasha Sopa resort/Similar Day 5: Lake Naivasha  - Amboseli: (350 km. 5 Hrs) A long and easy drive to the Amboseli awaits you today. A Short game viewing drive with possible views of the Mount Kilimanjaro peaks.(Weather permitting).  Overnight at your Amboseli Kibo Safari Camp/Similar Day 6: Amboseli National Park. Early pre-breakfast game viewing drive at the Amboseli national park. Today shall  be spent exploring the Amboseli National park on unlimited game viewing drives. Overnight Kibo Safari Camp/Similar Day 7: Amboseli -Tsavo west: (100 km: 2 Hrs.) Short morning  game viewing drive is scheduled at the Amboseli this morning. Mount Kilimanjaro mass provides wonderful back ground  for photographic moments. Later the safari tour  proceeds  to   Tsavo West National Park. Overnight Sarova Saltlick Game Lodge/Similar Day 8: Tsavo West -Tsavo East National Park Game viewing drives at the Tsavo West with a stop at the Mzima springs.Later proceed to Tsavo east national park with game spotting and scenery viewing en - route.  Overnight Tsavo East Ashnil/Similar Day 9: Tsavo East National Park- Nairobi or proceed to Mombasa, Your last day on safari ! Early morning game viewing drives at the Tsavo East national park. Later return to Nairobi .  Drop off at Nairobi airport or Nairobi hotel You can also  proceed to the  Kenya coast beach resorts of Mombasa,Watamu,Diani,Bamburi etc.  

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