Tsavo East - Tsavo West safari ( 2- day/1- night)

Starts from / returns to Mombasa, Diani, Kilifi, Watamu, Bamburi beach resorts.

Private tour

Trip visits combined Tsavo East and Tsavo West National Parks on a 2-day tour

Safari tour leaves from the Kenya coast beach resorts.

Tour provides an opportunity to explore the red soiled plains of the Tsavo East and the scenic hilly terrain of the Tsavo West National park.

On the morning of day one you shall enter Tsavo East National park for game viewing drives and later proceed to the Tsavo West for more game  and scenery viewing drives including the Mzima Springs and Rhino sanctuary.

Overnight shall be at your Tsavo West economy, standard or luxury safari lodge or tented camp.

Tour transport and game viewing drives are by private open top safari minivan

Option of a 4 x 4 land cruiser jeep is offered at a supplementary cost.

The tour is offered as a private safari for 1,2,3,4,5,6 persons booked together.

Safari departure points / pick up time 

Mombasa city hotels; 0530 hrs

Mombasa port :0530 hrs

Nyali beach resorts: 0500 hrs

Diani beach resorts: 0430 hrs

Bamburi beach resorts: 0500 hrs

Kilifi beach resorts : 0500 hrs

Malindi beach resorts: 0500 hrs

Tiwi beach resorts: 0430 hrs

Msambweni beach resorts:0430 hrs

Galu beach resorts : 0430 hrs

Tsavo East National Park

  • 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.

Tsavo West National Park 

  • Recent Volcanoes
  • Mzima Springs & underwater hippo and fish watching.
  • Game viewing 

 

Suggest own tour dates

DAY 1: MOMBASA – TSAVO EAST (120 KMS - Appx 2.5 hours)

Pick up from your Beach resort

Depart the Kenya Coast for an  inland trip via the Mombasa -Nairobi highway.

We shall commence game viewing drives on entry at the Tsavo East National park concentrating on the Aruba dam and Kanderi swamp areas of the park where higher number of game are bound to be spotted.

We shall traverse the savannah plains of the Tsavo East in search of game

In the afternoon we proceed to the scenic Tsavo west National park commencing game viewing on entry.

We shall visit the rhino Sanctuary and make more game viewing drive in search of wildlife.

Overnight at your Tsavo west safari lodge/ tented camp.

Meal Plan: Lunch, Dinner

What you may 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, waterbucks, Lesser Kudu, Gerenuk and Hirola.

DAY 2. TSAVO WEST - MOMBASA (240 KMS - Appx 5 hours)

The early bird catches the worm

We test this old age saying as we  embark  on an early pre-breakfast game viewing drive.

We shall catch the African sunrise in  its splendor as the drama of the wild unfolds amid the freshness and beauty of the morning.

We shall spectate at the grazers and  hunters as nature moves on unperturbed by our presence.

Nature beckons!

We shall be out again on a  game viewing drive as we head to the Mzima springs where we leave our vehicles and explore on foot this natural haven.

Here, we view hippos, crocodiles, exotic fish and a variety of bird species.

The greenery surrounding the Mzima springs is a welcome contrast to the harsh terrain that forms the bulk of Tsavo

Later proceed to  the Kenya Coast.

Arrive in the late afternoon.

Drop off at your Kenya  beach hotel or Mombasa Airport

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch.

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

Leopard, Wild dog, Buffalo, Rhino, Elephant, Giraffe, Zebra, Lion, Mongoose, Hyrax,Dik-dik, Lesser Kudu, Nocturnal porcupine,prolific birdlife features 600 species.

 

Chose economy,standard,luxury lodge / tented camp  option according to  your safari  budget / style

  Luxury lodge/tented camp option : Kilaguni serena lodgeSeverin safari campSalt lick lodge

Standard lodge option : Ziwani Tented Camp,

Economy lodge option : Rhino Valley lodge

 

Safari price is  per person sharing in a private open top safari minivan  and in  double/ twin room/ tent

Safari price chart including x- mas / new year supplement

High Season November-March

  Luxury Standard
Economy
2 persons in private safari: per person: $ 460
$ 415
$ 405
4 persons in private safari:  per person: $ 370
$ 330
$ 320
6 persons in private safari: per person: $ 345
$ 300
$ 300
Single room extra $ 40
$ 35
$ 20
X-mas holiday extra 21st dec-3rd jan:person per day
$ 65
$ 45
$ 35
Children below 3 Years
Free
   
Children between 12-18 years 90% of adult rate:      
Children between 3-11 years 75% of adult rate:      

Peak Season: July - October

  Luxury Standard
Economy
2 persons in private safari: per person: $ 470
$ 415
$ 405
4 persons in private safari:  per person: $ 380
$ 330
$ 320
6 persons in private safari: per person: $ 355
$ 300
$ 300
Single room extra $ 40
$ 40 
$ 20
Children below 3 Years
Free
   
Children between 12-18 years 90% of adult rate:      
Children between 3-11 years 75% of adult rate:      

Low Season April- June

  Economy Standard Luxury 
2 persons in private safari:  per person: $ 395
$ 400
$ 420
4 persons in private safari: : per person: $ 310
$ 315
$ 340
6 persons in private safari:  per person: $ 290
$ 285
$ 310
Children below 3 Years
Free
   
Children between 12-18 years 90% of adult rate:      
Children between 3-11 years 75% of adult rate:      
       
4 x4 Land Cruiser Jeep extra:
2 persons in private jeep:  per person: $ 90
4 persons in private jeep:  per person: $ 45
6 persons in private jeep:  per person: $ 30
 
Safari prices include:
Transport in a customized open top Toyota safari mini-van.
Services of an experienced English/ other language speaking driver/ guide.
Stay in economy,standard or luxury lodges / tented camps
Game viewing drives
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 Mombasa,Diani,Bamburi,Watamu etc
Government taxes and local levies
 
Not Included in the safari price
Other bottled drinks.
Items and services of a personal nature.
Packing items on safari.
Tips or gratuities

 

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