2 Days Tsavo East Tour & West
This is a 2 days Tsavo East tour and West, safari from Mombasa Kenya through Tsavo East to Tsavo West for a wildlife safari, birding tour or sight-seeing and a quality over-night in the jungle. Both parks Tsavo East and West nearly 22,000km2 are located at the Kenyan Coast, the two combined forms Kenyas’ largest national park and one of the greatest in the world. The boundary between the two parks came up as a result of the East African Railway and the road from Mombasa to Nairobi. In the early 1900s two rogues, maneless lions preyed on the East African Railway line builders killing many of them thus the native Akamba people called it Tsavo meaning “slaughter” Today you can enjoy a wonderful holiday safari tour and an overnight at the Tsavo West.
Day 1: Mombasa – Tsavo East / West – 2hrs drive
You will be picked up by 05:00 hrs and drive along the main Mombasa-Nairobi highway through the semi-arid country to the Tsavo East National Park and enter the park through Buchuma Gate.
You will begin looking for animals on entry into the park passing via Aruba Dam and Kanderi Swamp where more animals could be found. Tsavo East National Park is one of the world’s greatest Wildlife Sanctuaries noted for its vast elephant herds and a variety of wild animals including lions, leopards, cheetah, giraffe, buffalo and other plain game. Lunch will be served at a stop-over restaurant.
You will proceed on to Tsavo West National Park and embark on searching for animals on arrival drive to the direction of the rhino Sanctuary whereby if lucky you may see the black rhino. Other animals likely to be seen are leopard, lions, zebra, hyena, buffalo, elephant, hunting dogs among others. Dinner and overnight at the Lodge / Camp.
Day 2: Tsavo West – Mombasa : 3 hrs drive
This day you will wake up for an early breakfast and depart with game viewing drive en-route to Mzima Springs for your walking safari tour session. Mzima Spring is the source of the Tsavo River, where the water is crystal clear whereby through an under-water glass cabin, its possible to see the fish, hippos. Crocodiles also can be found within. Lunch will be served at a stopover restaurant outside the park on your way to Mombasa. Later on, you will depart for Mombasa arriving late in the afternoon.
Daily departures: 2 persons minimum ,guaranteed departure.
Private Safari Vehicle.
High Level Accomodation
2 persons booking together in a safari vehicle: 440 € per person
4 persons booking together in a safari vehicle 430 € per person
6 persons booking together in a safari vehicle 410 € per person
Standard Level Accomodation
2 persons booking together in a safari vehicle 370 € per person
4 persons booking together in a safari vehicle 350 € per person
6 persons booking together in a safari vehicle 390 € per person
Children 3 years to 12 years: 50% of an adult rate
Higher-level Lodges/camps – Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge, Severin Camp
Standard lodges/camps – Ngulia Safari Lodge, Rhino Valley Lodge
Tour price includes:
All park entrance fees including government taxes.
Service of an English speaking professional driver/guide.
Full board accommodation(Breakfast,Lunch & dinner)
Game drives as detailed in the itinerary.
Transport in a 4x4WD safari tour van with a game viewing roof hatch and UHF radio.
Mineral Water while on safari.
Tour price Excludes:-
Optional Masai village visit
Items of a personal nature
Christmas and Easter Supplements
NB: 4×4 WD Landcruiser Jeep can be provided at an extra cost on request.