Amboseli & Tsavo Safari – 4 Days. Kenya Man Eaters Voyage

4 Days / 3 Nights

Overview

This Amboseli & Tsavo safari takes you on a journey to explore the rich wildlife of Kenya’s Amboseli and the 2 Tsavo National Parks.

The trip starts and ends in Nairobi – Kenya’s Capital city. After your arrival in Nairobi, your safari will start with a drive to Amboseli National Park where you will enjoy an afternoon game drive to see the animals, especially the big herds of elephants.

In Amboseli, you will have great views of Mount Kilimanjaro, and all its outstanding presence. From Amboseli, we’ll drive to Tsavo West National Park where you will enjoy a game drive on the way to the hotel and later on in the evening, including a visit to the Mzima springs. You will see more wildlife, and birds before continuing to Tsavo East – the drier and flat of the 2 sister parks.

After your wildlife experiences in Tsavo East, you will head back to Kenya via train and arrive in Nairobi, ready for your onward flight.

On this safari, you will see many animals such as elephants, leopards, lions, cheetahs, hippos, buffalos and so much more. This safari program is ideal for both groups and individuals who want to enjoy personal encounters with African wildlife.

Detailed Itinerary

Here is the full day-by-day itinerary for this tour

Day 1: Arrival at JKIA/Nairobi, transfer to Amboseli National Park

Pick up from the airport or Nairobi Hotel in the morning. Drive to Amboseli arriving for lunch. Enjoy afternoon game drives until 1800 hrs.

Here you can see many wild animals such as buffalos, lions, zebras, cheetahs, wildebeests, jackals, spotted hyenas, and warthogs, among others. It’s also home to the largest herds of Elephants that you can see anywhere in Africa.

The snow-capped Mt. Kilimanjaro is also visible on a clear day with the swamps and marshes being home to hundreds of bird species.

Accommodation at Amboseli Serena Lodge

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

Day 2:Drive to Tsavo West, Wildlife game drives

After breakfast, check out and drive to Tsavo West. Enjoy en-route game viewing as you head to your lodge. Lunch, followed by afternoon game drives.

Besides the wildlife sightings, some other highlights here include the Mzima Springs which is one of the leading attractions.

Tsavo West is more mountainous and wetter than its counterpart, with swamps, Lake Jipe, and the Mzima Springs. It is known for birdlife and for its large mammals e.g., black rhino, Cape buffalo, elephant, gerenuk, leopard, hippo, and lion.

There are also other smaller animals that can be spotted in the park, such as the bushbaby, hartebeest, lesser kudu, and Maasai giraffe.

Accommodation at Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 3:Drive to Tsavo East, Wildlife game drives

After early breakfast, check out and enjoy en-route game viewing as you depart for Tsavo East. Lunch at your lodge followed by afternoon game viewing.

Tsavo East is noted for its vast elephant herds and a variety of animals including buffalo, lion, cheetah, leopard, giraffe, zebra, and plains game of almost every kind.

The slightly larger Tsavo East is generally flat, with dry plains across which the Galana River flows. Other features include the Yatta Plateau, The Mudanda Rock, and Lugard Falls.

Accommodation at Ashnil Aruba Lodge

Meal plan: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

Day 4: Transfer back to Nairobi

After breakfast, depart for Voi town. You will board your morning Standard Gauge Railway train for a scenic ride through Tsavo West and onwards back to Nairobi.

The journey, although on a more modern rail, takes you through the original route of the famous “Lunatic Express” which was built in 1896 to connect the port of Mombasa to the rest of Kenya, all the way to Uganda.

Safari ends in Nairobi SGR Station. This will mark the end of your 4 days Amboseli & Tsavo safari holiday.

Accommodation: None

Meal plan: Breakfast 

Inclusions

The price of this tour includes the following items
  • Transport in a 4WD vehicle with a pop-up roof.
  • All fuel for the tour.
  • English-speaking driver/guide.
  • Accommodation and Meals on Full Board.(Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
  • Park-entrance fees for all National parks
  • All activities described in the itinerary.
  • Drinking water throughout the safari.

Exclusions

The price of this tour does not include the following items
  • International airfares.
  • Entry visa to Kenya
  • Meals that are not part of your accommodation.
  • Personal insurance (medical/travel)
  • Tips and gratuities to rangers, driver/guide, porter, hotel staff, etc.
  • All expenses of personal nature.(e.g. drinks, laundry, optional activities.)

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