5 Days Kenya Safari Amboseli Tsavo West National Park

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This 5 day road safari brings together Kenya’s top wildlife destinations – Amboseli and Tsavo West National Parks. The tour begins in Nairobi and could end either in Nairobi or Mombasa on the Kenya coast.

Your safari begins with a drive to Amboseli National Park – most famous for its views of elephants. Located 160 miles from Nairobi, Amboseli National Park park offers a stunning view of both Mt. Kilimanjaro and Mount Meru.

As well as its famously photogenic elephants, Amboseli is also home to heavyweight predators like lion, leopard, hyena and cheetah, as well as their prey such as buffalo, giraffe, impala, zebra, cheetah, giraffes and antelope.

Amboseli boosts of a rich bird life, with over 400 bird species recorded, including the globally threatened Madagascar Pond-Heron, Lesser Flamingo, Lesser Kestrel, and Possibly Africa’s most sought-after bird, the Shoebill which has a-one-time record in the area and over 40 birds of prey.

After 2 nights in Amboseli we drive to one of Africa’s biggest conservation areas, Tsavo home to red elephants, as well as to members of the rest of the “Big 5” African animals (buffalo, African lions, leopards, and rhinos).

Tsavo West offers some of the most magnificent game viewing in the world and attractions include elephant, rhino, Hippos, lions, cheetah, leopards, Buffalos, diverse plant and bird species including the threatened corncrake and near threatened Basra Reed Warbler.

Visit attractions such as Mzima Springs to watch the hippos bathing underwater, visit the Lava flows and caves for geological interest; explore the caves, or hike along with the lava flow.

The cliff faces in Tsavo West offer some of the best rock climbing in Kenya.

5 Days Kenya Safari Amboseli Tsavo West National Park Detalied Itinerary

Day 1: Nairobi – Drive to Amboseli National Park

0800 Hours: After breakfast at the hotel in Nairobi we depart by road and drive through the scenic Athi Plains and into the bush country of Amboseli National Park.

Amboseli is home to the legendary Masai tribesmen and famous for huge herds of Elephant.

1200 Hours: Upon arrival at our lodge we check-in and lunch follows. Later we have some time to relax, swim and enjoy the camps/ lodge grounds.

1530 Hours: We have our afternoon tea/ coffee/ hot chocolate before setting out on the afternoon game drive.

Amboseli offers some of the best opportunities to see African animals because its vegetation is sparse due to the long dry months.

Amboseli National Park is home to wild animals, which include the African elephant, buffalo, impala, lion, cheetah, hyena, giraffes, zebra, and wildebeest among other African animals.

There is also a host of Kenya birds, both large and small, to see if you keep your eyes open and stop at every sighting.

1830 Hours: Return to the camp/ lodge for dinner and overnight.

Accommodation Options:
Luxury Accommodation: Tortilis Camp, Tawi Lodge Amboseli
Mid-Range Accommodation: Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge, Amboseli Sopa Lodge
Budget Accommodation: Amboseli Kibo Safari Camp, Amboseli Sidai Budget Camp

Meal Plan: {Lunch & Dinner}  


Day 2: Full Day in Amboseli National Park

0630 Hours: Rising early for good views of Mount Kilimanjaro before clouds build up over the summit, we set off for another stimulating game drive.

Amboseli is an excellent place to view a multitude of wildlife, including African elephant, buffalo, impala, lion, cheetah, hyena, giraffes, zebra, and wildebeest among other African animals.

0900 Hours: We return back to our lodge/ camp for breakfast. The rest of the morning at leisure or you may opt to use this time to visit a Masai village and learn more about the Masai culture and customs.  

1000 Hours: You will learn how the Masai huts are made from dung, how they start a fire, how to milk a goat and enjoy their traditional dances where they jump and sing.

Later you may visit the Masai market where they sell crafts. All this with Mount Kilimanjaro on the backdrop.

1200 Hours: Midday finds us at our lodge/ camp for lunch and afternoon rest followed by another extensive game drive at 1530 Hours.

1830 Hours: We return to camp for evening cocktails at the bar followed by dinner.

Accommodation Options:
Luxury Accommodation: Tortilis Camp, Tawi Lodge Amboseli
Mid-Range Accommodation: Amboseli Serena Safari Lodge, Amboseli Sopa Lodge
Budget Accommodation: Amboseli Kibo Safari Camp, Amboseli Sidai Budget Camp

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}  


Day 3 : Amboseli – Drive to Tsavo West National Park

0630 Hours: We enjoy an early morning game drive in Amboseli National Park. The park  is known for its large herd of over 900 free-ranging elephants. This is the best national park to visit to see these wonderful and huge creatures.

0900 Hours: Following breakfast, we drive to Tsavo West National Park. We make a special stop at Mzima Springs, where from an underwater tank; it is sometimes possible to watch hippos along the floor of these crystal springs.

1300 Hours: Arrive in time for lunch. An afternoon game drive is planned. Tsavo is also famous for its large herds of elephant, black rhino, hartebeest, and zebra. Lion, leopard  and wild dogs.

Accommodation Options:
Luxury Accommodation: Finch Hattons Luxury Camp, Kipalo Camp Tsavo West
Mid-Range Accommodation: Voyager Ziwani Safari Camp, Kilaguni Serena lodge
Budget Accommodation: Kitani Bands, Rhino Valley Lodge

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}


Day 4: Full Day in Tsavo West National Park

Two game drives are scheduled for this day. The extensive diverse habitats offer ideal area to search for pride of lions, buffaloes, cheetahs, giraffe, zebras, hippos and wildebeests.

The Park is a vast expansion of African savanna with a more diverse array of habitats which include open plains, semi desert scrub, woodland, Chyulu Hills and rock outcrops.

It’s famous for the Red Elephants, Oryx, and Gerenuk among other mammal’s species and bird life.

Other notable features include Mzima Springs which are water source for Mombasa Town, Shetani Lava Flow and Ash cones, which is an example of recent volcanic eruption. Movie the Ghost and the Darkness was shot here.

Accommodation Options:
Luxury Accommodation: Finch Hattons Luxury Camp, Kipalo Camp Tsavo West
Mid-Range Accommodation: Voyager Ziwani Safari Camp, Kilaguni Serena lodge
Budget Accommodation: Kitani Bands, Rhino Valley Lodge

Meal Plan: {Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner}


Day 5 : Tsavo West National Park – Drive to Nairobi or Mombasa Island (on the Indian Ocean)

0630 Hours: An early morning  game drive permits further exploration of this great Park. The Park has large number of birds estimated to be over 500 species.

0900 Hours: After breakfast depart for Mombasa or Nairobi arriving late afternoon. As our adventure comes to a close enjoy the beaches and sights of Mombasa or a city tour of Nairobi on your own.

Meal Plan {Breakfast}

5 Days Kenya Safari Amboseli Tsavo West National Park Prices

5 Days Kenya Safari Amboseli Tsavo West National Park Rates Includes:

Extensive Game drives + Mineral water during tour + All meals included while on safari + Professional experienced driver guide + All applicable Game Park entrance fees + Guaranteed window seating with open top + Safari vehicles carry cold drinks and mineral water + Accommodations of your choice in Amboseli and Tsavo West National Park + Round trip transport from Nairobi to Amboseli, Tsavo West National Park to Mombasa or Nairobi

Dates From Dates To Price Per Person Children Aged 3 to 12 Years
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Notes
* This tour departs daily and also private departures are available


5 Days Kenya Safari Amboseli Tsavo West National Park Rates Do Not Include:

* International Airfare
* A visit to a Masai Village
* Accommodations in Nairobi
* Cost of obtaining passport and visas
* Gratuity for your professional driver guide
* Gratuity for Porterage/ waiters at hotels, camps and airports
* Personal expenses such as transfers to/ from the airport (supplement airport transfer cost applies for tours starting from the airport)
* Personal expenses such traveling insurance, excess baggage fee, communication charges that include, laundry, emails, faxes and phone calls beverages including luxury champagne, luxury spirits, beer, wines during meals or meals not indicated in the itinerary

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