1 Day Shimba Hills

Safari Route

Holiday Safari Description

Pick up from the hotel at 0600 hours driving for 45 minutes crossing over a vastness of cashew nuts and palm trees driving through Kwale Township to the Shimba Rain Forest Game Reserve. Shimba Game Reserve has an Indigenous Tropical Rain Forest and grassland with an area of 1965 sq km. As you enter the Reserve, you will feel the coolness of the forest in search of the animals mainly the Giraffe, Buffaloes, Elephants, Rare Sable Antelopes, Impala and the Kenya Express (Warthogs), Dik diks and various Species of birds among others. After the morning game drive which takes around two hours, you will then drive to the view point where you can easily view the beach. After this, you will make a walking safari to the Sheldrick Falls.

You may carry some swimming costumes to cool yourself after the walk. Walk back to the Shimba Tree Hotel for lunch. Caution is normally given to those who opt to go the falls that they must be physically fit. Relax at the lodge viewing the waterhole with the fish eagles, monitor lizards and the beautiful squirrels which frequent the lodge for food. After relaxing, make a game drive en-route back to your hotel arriving at around 1630 hours.

The cost includes