4 Days thrilling Kenya Road Safari
Maybe the most diverse safari you can enjoy from Mombasa during only 4 days. Perfect landscapes, Mt. Kilimanjaro, the Masai land, the Yatta Plateau – paired with the diversity of the big mammals, 90 different species, more than 500 counted bird species – All of this and so much more will be experienced per landcruiser. Decide on this unique Kenya safari!
Mombasa – Tsavo West
We will pick you up at your hotel in the early morning. You drive through Mombasa and pass Mariakani, Taita Hills and the huge Sisal fields of Voi until you reach the Tsavo West National Park. Shortly before the entrance you stop at a roadhouse.
Especially for Europeans the park is exceptionally beautiful and offers good hiding places for the animals. During your drive at the Tsavo River and along the Rhino Sanctuary, passing the Ngulia hills and Mzima Springs until you reach Kitani you may discover the whole animal kingdom of Tsavo West. Your game drives lasts until lunch, afterwards you check-in and spend some time at your camp.
In the afternoon you enjoy your next game drive. You drive to Mzima Springs where about 20 million liters of water just spring through the earth per hour. Here you will see crocodiles and hippos. Afterwards you look for animals until the sun sets. In the evening you get a first look at Mt. Kilimanjaro in front of the beautiful African sky. You drive back to the camp, enjoy your dinner and have time to relax and spend the remains of the day.
Tsavo West – Amboseli
In the early morning you start to an exciting game drive and return to the camp for breakfast. Afterwards you check out and drive about 94 km to Amboseli. The route passes Chyulu Hills and through Masai land. With a little bit of luck you can watch Mt. Kilimanjaro come nearer and nearer.
If you wish to you may stop at the Sheitanis Lave, a lava field of about 200 – 300 sq. km with only black lava stones without any animals or plants. After you have passed the gate you drive into Amboseli National Park. You won’t believe your own eyes when you watch the huge animal herds appearing out of the dust. This is the only place to see elephant herds with over 100 animals. Enjoy the country at the foot of Mt. Kilimanjaro and feel the magic of this Holy Mountain the Masai call the “House of God”. Your game drive lasts till lunch when you check in at your next camp.
After a rest you start on an evening game drive until the sun sets. During this game drive you will learn a lot about the 81 different mammal species of Amboseli. Normally you may see Mt. Kilimanjaro in all its magnificence during the late afternoon. After your return you enjoy your dinner and spend the remains of the day at the campfire.
Amboseli – Tsavo East
Your day again starts with an interesting early morning game drive. After breakfast you drive to Tsavo East National Park. Here you enjoy an extensive game drive through the Taru Desert towards Aruba Dam.
Tsavo East National Park offers 12300 sq. km. and is separated from Tsavo West by a street and the railway link Mombasa-Nairobi. It is world-famous for its read elephants which can often be seen in this part. The word Tsavo means “an unfertile place”, it is dry at the Taru Desert and wet at the Galana River After a short drive through Tsavo East National Park you will see the first animals.
Until lunch you enjoy an exciting game drive and afterwards check in at your camp. After lunch you have time at your own disposal.
The Superior Version of our tour leads you to Galdessa Camp instead of Ashnil Aruba Lodge. Galdessa Camp is located in the heart of Tsavo East, at the shore of the Galana River with view to the Yatta Platteau. You stay in one of the eight bandas which have been designed with love and stand on wooden platforms under palm trees with view to the river. Your banda offers furniture out of massive wood, a huge bed with mosquito net and a bathroom with shower and toilet. Electricity is gained by solar energy. The huge and private verandah with its deck chairs invites you to relax and watch the countless wild animals. In the main building you will find the dining area, a bar and a nicely designed lounge.
The Galdessa Rhino Sanctuary, a project which was started in 1994, today counts about 50 animals. Therefore you will have the chance to see one of the white rhinos which will for sure be a highlight during your safari
Tsavo East – Mombasa
At sunrise you start on your early morning game drive. The more early you start the more likely you are to watch the wildcats during their hunt. You return to your lodge and a copious breakfast. You check out afterwards and go on a last game drive through Tsavo East National Park. You leave the park around noon and have lunch at Voi. Then you are brought back to the coast where you reach your hotel in the afternoon.
4 Days thrilling Kenya Road Safari Includes
• Transport based on a safari minibus with pop up roof for game viewing
• Park entry fee
• Accommodation and all meals while on safari
• Service of an English speaking driver guide
• Game drives as per the Itinerary
• Driver allowances and park fees for vehicle and driver
• Government taxes
4 Days thrilling Kenya Road Safari Excludes
• Extras at the lodges: tips, drinks, telephone, laundry or any other personal expenses
• International flight to/from Kenya