3Days Tsavo East/West

Safari Route

Holiday Safari Description

This takes you on an exciting 3-days tour of Tsavo East National Park on a Jeep 4x4/ safari van, the largest in Kenya with a chance of seeing the Big Five.

Day 1
Pick up from your hotel, drive along through Kwale-Kinango arriving at Samburu town, then drive along Mombasa- Nairobi highway to Buchuma Gate and have a short break of 15 min, thereafter enter the Tsavo East National Park with game drive en route up to Aruba Dam. Mostly expected animals to be seen in this Park are lots of herds of elephants, buffaloes, giraffes, lion families, cheetahs, antelopes and if you will be lucky you could see a rhino or a leopard. After Aruba dam, you’ll make a game drive en route to your preferred lodge arriving for check-in and lunch. After lunch, relax up to 1600hrs then go for an evening game drive till 1830hrs, thereafter drive back to your lodge/camp  for dinner and overnight.

Day 2
Wake up call at 0545 hrs, have a cup of coffee, then at 0630hrs early morning game drive up to 0800hrs then come for full breakfast. After breakfast, check-out and make game drive enroute through Manyani gate to Tsavo West National Park entering  Tsavo river gate, and make game drive enroute up to your lodge for check in and lunch. After lunch relax until 1530hrs then depart for afternoon game drive at the Rhino Sanctuary until 1800hrs, then drive back to the lodge for dinner and overnight.

Day 3
Early morning game drive starting at 0630 hours till 0800 hours then back for breakfast. After breakfast another game drive through Chaimu Hills to the Mzima Springs. After arriving, you will be guided by a warden at the springs where you will see hippos, crocodiles and beautiful fishes. After the Mzima springs you’ll make a game drive enroute through Mtito Andei gate thereafter driving to Voi town for lunch. After lunch drive to Diani beach or Mombasa beach.


Preferred lodges in Tsavo East: Ashnil Aruba Lodge, Satao Safari Camp, Sentrim Tsavo Camp, Voi Safari Lodge, Voi Wildlife Lodge, Manyatta Camp.

Preferred lodges in Tsavo West: Ngulia Safari Lodge, Kilaguni Safari Lodge, Severin Safari Camp, Voyager Safari Camp.

NB: Itinerary may be changed to suit the timings of entering the National Parks

The cost includes