Africa Safari - 02: Tsavo East and Taita Hills | 3 Days

OVERVIEW

OVERVIEW

This is an excellent way of enjoying what Kenya has to offer within some minimum time. We shall begin with venturing into the high altitudes of Aberdare Mountains, then go to Meru national park for its amazing wildlife diversity that is very unique to this coastal region and its sorroundings.

Included Highlights

  • Kenya
  • Tsavo East National Park
  • Taita Hills Sanctuary
  • Big Five, Big Seven and other wildlife

ITINERARY

ITINERARY

Day 1: Mombasa - Tsavo East National Park

Departure from the hotel starts at 0530 hours with an early or packed breakfast and drive along the Nairobi Mombasa Highway. Enter Tsavo East National Park through Bachuma Gate and embark on safari sampling the beauties of Tsavo.This is a home of the World known “Man Eaters of Tsavo”,the lions, red elephants, Dik Diks, Cheetahs to name but a few. Arrive at the lodge/camp on time for lunch. Freshen up and relax until 1600 hours and have your afternoon safari up to late evening and drive back to the lodge for dinner and over night.

Meal Plan: {L, D}

Day 2: Tsavo East - Taita Hills

An early morning safari is waiting for you and chances are that you easily see the predators along the road on their hunting mission. Drive to the lodge/camp for a taste breakfast before driving to your next destination, Taita Sanctuary for more wonders of Kenya. This is an hour’s drive from Voi Gate. Arrive before lunch and relax before enjoying it. After lunch, relax at the Salt Lick lodge admiring the giant elephants and other herbivorous drinking. Start your safari at 1600 hours and see the different attractions of Taita Sanctuary including different species of birds like Superb Sterling weavers and other animals. Return to the lodge for dinner and over night.

Meal plan: {B, L, D}

Day 3: Taita Hills - Mombasa

Have an early morning game viewing safari in the park for any luck of a kill by the predators. After two hours of a good slowly driving, go back to the lodge for a full breakfast. Prepare to depart for Mombasa after, with an en route safari. Lunch on the way arriving in Mombasa in the afternoon. NOTE: THIS CAN BE A NICE TRIP TO GUESTS WHO HAVE LIMITED TIME OR FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN AND CAN’T DRIVE LONG DISTANCE.

Meal Plan: {B}

INCLUDED

What Is Included In The Package

  • Transportation in a tour van with pop-up roof ideal for game viewing and sightseeing.
  • Services of a trained and experienced English speaking Expedition Leader
  • Full board accommodation in the lodges as mentioned
  • Bottled water for use during the safari
  • Game drives and all park entry fees.

NOT INCLUDED

What Is Not Included In The Package

  • International and domestic air transportation to and from Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Rwanda
  • Expenses of personal nature such as visas, travel/baggage insurance, laundry, beverages, tips etc.
  • Tip to the expedition crew
  • Christmas, New Year and Easter supplements
  • Optional extras that are not included on the itinerary