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Tsavo West – Amboseli 3-day / 2-night tour

Tsavo West – Amboseli 3-day / 2-night tour

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Private Safari Tour

Departs from / returns to Mombasa, Diani, Bamburi, Watamu, Kilifi beach resorts

This safari tour visits the picturesque landscape of the Tsavo west with opportunities for game and scenery viewing drives

Tour proceeds to the Amboseli national park-at the floor of Mount Kilimanjaro where more game viewing drives shall continue

Tour transport and game viewing drives is by private pop up  top  safari minivan

Pop up top 4 x 4 Land Cruiser jeeps can be  provided at an extra  cost.

The Tsavo West & Amboseli tour provides  great opportunity to view a variety of wildlife, birdlife, awesome scenery and local cultures.

Tour accommodation  is provided in a selection of economy, standard and luxury safari lodges and tented camps-choose according to your budget / style

So that you may know…

-Safari is flexible and can accommodation suggestions for modifications

-You can request for safari extensions if you prefer

-Driving time on safari is estimate and may vary depending on traffic and state of roads

-If you choose to stay at Sarova salt lick lodge –Game viewing drives shall be at Taita hills sanctuary-part of Tsavo west

Safari starting points / Pick up time:

Mombasa Island hotels: 0600 hrs

Nyali beach resorts:0500 hrs

Shanzu beach resorts: 0500 hrs

Diani beach resorts: 0430 hrs

Galu beach resorts: 0430 hrs

Bamburi beach resorts: 0500 hrs

Msambweni beach resorts : 0430 hrs

Tiwi beach resorts: 0430 hrs

Kilifi beach resorts:0430 hrs

Malindi beach resorts : 0400 hrs. 

Tour Highlights:

  • Recent Volcano activity
  • The Mzima Springs & underwater hippo and fish watching
  • Game viewing drives
  • Exotic and migratory birds
  • Large herds of Elephant
  • Mt. Kilimanjaro
  • Big Five
  • Swamps below observation hill hosting many elephant, buffalo, hippo and a variety of water fowls like pelican, Egyptian goose.

Tsavo West – Amboseli 3-day / 2-night tour

Day 1
Day 2
Day 3
  • Collection
  • Safari
  • Overnight
  • Safari
  • Overnight
  • Safari
  • Drop off

DAY 1: MOMBASA – TSAVO WEST NATIONAL PARK (240 km, appr 5-6 hrs)

Meal plan: Lunch, Dinner

Early pick up from your beach resort or Mombasa Island hotel

The early morning drive hour  is on  smooth tarmac with refreshment stops

Enter the  Tsavo west and commence game viewing drives in search of  Elephant, Cheetah, Lion, Zebra, Bufallo,  Ostrich and more

The Tsavo west has dramatic landscape and is scenic due to its recent volcanic action

In the mid  afternoon we visit the rhino sanctuary with more game viewing drives.

We shall try our chances to spot the rhino which is an endangered species.

Overnight at your Tsavo West safari lodge or tented camp.

What you may see at Tsavo West National Park ………

Leopard, Cheetah, Wild dogs, Buffalo, Elephant, Lion, Mongoose, Dik-dik, Lesser Kudu, Nocturnal porcupine, birdlife featuring 600 species.

DAY 2: TSAVO WEST – AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK (100 km.appr 2.5 hrs)

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.


“The early bird catches the worm!”

We start early on our  morning game viewing drive with a visit to the Mzima springs.

We watch the African Sunrise as the natural world  unfolds amid the freshness and beauty of the morning.

We shall later head to the Mzima Springs to view  hippos, crocodiles, exotic fish and a variety of bird species.

The greenery surrounding the Mzima springs is a welcome contrast to the harsh terrain that forms the bulk of Tsavo West.

Later the tour  proceeds to the Amboseli national park.

Afternoon game viewing drives  at the national park.

Game viewing at the Amboseli shall be a  leisurely activity with animals easily seen and  Mount Kilimanjaro providing a magnificent background for scenic and wildlife photography.

Clouds may open up and the awesome sight of  the snow peaked Mount Kilimanjaro shall leave us mesmerized-weather permitting

Overnight at your Amboseli safari lodge or tented camp.

What you may see at the Amboseli National park …..

Cheetah, Buffalo, Elephant,Giraffe, Zebra,Lion, Crocodile, Mongoose, Hyrax, Lesser Kudu and Nocturnal Porcupine.

DAY 3: AMBOSELI – MOMBASA (430 km,appr. 7 hrs with lunch stop)

Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch

…we shall  be early again!

The sunrise and emergence of the mount Kilimanjaro peak is always dramatic (weather permitting)

Later depart Amboseli for Mombasa with a short exit game viewing drive.

There shall be a lunch stop at a restaurant overlooking the Tsavo East Plains

Arrive Mombasa in the late afternoon / early evening.

Drop off at your respective Kenya  beach resort

What you could see on a 3 Day Tsavo West and Amboseli Parks Safari...

  • Leopard
  • Cheetah
  • Wild dogs
  • Buffalo
  • Elephant
  • Lion
  • Mongoose
  • Dik-dik
  • Lesser Kudu
  • Nocturnal porcupine
  • Bird life featuring 600 species
  • Giraffe
  • Zebra
  • Crocodile
  • Hyrax


Choose economy, standard or luxury safari accommodation depending on your safari budget / style
Tsavo West National Park 
Luxury lodge/ tented camp optionKilguni serena lodge, Severin safari camp, Ziwani tented camp, Salt lick lodge
Standard lodge/ tented camp optionNgulia safari camp
Economy lodge/ tented camp optionNgulia safari camp
Amboseli National Park 
Luxury lodge/ tented camp optionOltukai lodge, Amboseli Serena lodge
Standard lodge/ tented camp optionAmboseli Sopa Lodge,Sentrim Amboseli, Kibo Safari Camp
Economy lodge/ tented camp optionAA Lodge/camp

Tour Price Includes

Not Included In the Tour Price: Items and services of a personal nature and tips & gratuities.

Additional Extras

2 persons in private jeep safari$90pp
4 persons in private jeep safari$50pp
6 persons in private jeep safari$30pp

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