Africa Safari - 07: Tsavo East, Amboseli, Taita Hills | 7 Days

OVERVIEW

OVERVIEW

Sample the best of Tsavo East National Park, Amboseli National before you unwind it down at the Taita Hills Sanctuary's natural wilderness.

Included Highlights

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

ITINERARY

ITINERARY

Day 1:

Pick up from your hotel is 0600hours and drive along the Mombasa Nairobi highway and enter Tsavo East through Bachuma Gate. Embark on a long en route safari arriving at the lodge on time for lunch. After lunch relax and have an afternoon game viewing safari sampling the different animals and birds until late in the evening .Drive back to the lodge for your dinner and overnight.

Meal Plan: {L, D}

Day 2:

Have your early morning tea/coffee and leave the lodge at 0630 hours for a full day safari in this vast park with your packed breakfast and lunch. Spend the day driving leisurely looking for the famous red elephants, lions ,leopards , cheetahs and other wildlife treasures of this beautiful park. Visit the Galana River and have a look at the Lugard’s Falls, hippos, Crocodiles. Have lunch and after return to the lodge/camp arriving at 1600hrs and relax in the swimming pool.

Meal Plan: {B, L, D}

Day 3:

Have an early breakfast at lodge/camp and after leave for Amboseli National Park arriving on time for lunch. Enjoy warm lunch and relax until 1600 hours when you have your safari. This is a small park compared to Tsavo but famous for the world known Africa’s highest Mountain, Kilimanjaro and the not so aggressive giant elephants. Return to the lodge/camp for dinner and overnight.

Meal Plan: {B, L, D}

Day 4:

Have your early morning tea/coffee after which you leave for a half day safari in the park until lunch time when you return to the lodge/camp. Enjoy your lunch and relax at the pool until 1600 hours when you start another safari that will last for two and half hours before you return to the lodge/camp. This is also a park known for the white beard Wild beasts and Hippos Hyenas and Thomson’s Gazelles. Dinner and over night at the lodge/camp.

Meal Plan: {B, L, D}

Day 5:

After an early breakfast depart for Taita Sanctuary arriving before lunch time. This is another beautiful place staying at the Taita Saltlick Lodge. After lunch relax at the bar lounge or reception watching on the elephants Buffalos Zebras and other Antelopes scrambling for water. This is mostly enjoyable during dry season when all animals must come for a drink. Embark on your afternoon safari for the predators who are hiding and wait to be discovered. Return to the lodge for your dinner and over night.

Meal Plan: {B, L, D}

Day 6:

Have an early morning safari in the park trying to get a glimpse of a hunt by the predators. Drive back to the lodge for a full breakfast. After breakfast depart with your luggage for Lions Bluff Lodge at the Hill. The lodge is not far from Salt Lick lodge and therefore you’ll drive slowly with game/safari en route arriving on time for lunch. Here at Lions Bluff lodge we have no swimming pool at the moment but the breath taking view will finish the bargain. Afternoon safari at 1600 hours will take you to the famous Lion Rock. Lion Rock is famous because 99% there is a lion even if you may not see them. The view again is very nice. After, drive back to the lodge for dinner and over night.

Meal Plan: {B, L, D}

Day 7:

Have an early safari searching for the elusive Leopard and with a possibilities of seeing one or two though not a guarantee. Have a bush breakfast and after depart for Mombasa arriving at the hotel in the early afternoon.

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.
  • 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