Lazy Leopard safari
This is one of the most popular safari for our customers from Mombasa and Diani beach or Watamu or Malindi. This safari takes you to both Tsavo parks (Tsavo east and Tsavo west) The Total area of both parks is more than 20, 000 sq. km -approximately the same area as Israel or half the size of the Netherlands!
DAY 1: DIANI BEACH OR MOMBASA BEACH HOTEL TO TSAVO WEST
You will be picked from your beach hotel early in the morning then drive to Tsavo West (approximately 200 km from Mombasa). The approximately 4 hours drive will take you through interesting villages inhabited by the local mijikenda tribe as well as Masai and Taita tribes. This drive will take you through the palm-fringed road eventually revealing the Tsavo scrub-land as you get close to Tsavo East. Further North as you get closer to Tsavo West you will also observe the Taita hills as well as the famous Yatta plateau -the World’s longest lava flow! As you drive there will be some stop over. After entry formalities at the Tsavo River Gate you will begin your your first game drive in Tsavo west driving along Tsavo river looking for wildlife and the beautiful landscapes arriving at the Ngulia lodge or Rhino valley camp in time for lunch. After lunch relax then proceed for a game drive, enjoy viewing the leopards, cheetahs, elephants, warthogs, dikDiks, rhino and different bird species. At approximately 1830hrs drive back to your lodge for Diner and overnight stay at the lodge or camp of your choice.
with a little supplement Finch Hattons
DAY 2: TSAVO WEST TO TSAVO EAST NATIONAL PARK
Breakfast then proceed to Mzima springs for a brief walking safari with an armed ranger. This nature walk will take you to the hippo pools as well as the underwater fish viewing chamber where you may spot Nile crocodiles as well as different fish species including tilapia and black bass. Part of the Film ‘Out of Africa’ was shot here! Proceed to tsavo east arriving in time for lunch at Sentrim safari camp or Manyatta camp or Voi Wildlife lodge or Zomeni lion Hill lodge or Ashnil Aruba lodge. After lunch afternoon game drive in Tsavo east. The main birds found in Tsavo East throughout the year include; Hunters Sunbird, Golden-Bellied Starling, Tawny Eagle ‘White-backed Vultures, Kori bustard, Pale Chanting, Bateleur eagle, Red-Billed hornbill, African Grey hornibill, Whalberg’s eagles, Spotted-eagle owl, Taitta fiscal, Red & Yellow barbets, D’Naurd’s barbet, Spot-flanked Barbet, Fischer’s sparrow lark, Long-billed pipit, Rosy-patched bush shrike and much more migratory species of birds.
The Park is home to most of the larger mammals, vast herds of dust –red elephant, Cape buffalo, lion, leopard, schools of hippo, crocodile, waterbucks, Lesser Kudu, Gerenuk.
Diner and overnight stay at Tsavo east in your chosen accommodation.
Premium accommodations: Ashnil Aruba lodge
with a little supplement Satao camp
DAY 3: TSAVO EAST NATIONAL PARK TO DIANI OR MOMBASA BEACH
Tea or coffee. Early morning game drive in the park. This game drive allows you to see nocturnal animals as the retreat back to their hideouts. Breakfast in your chosen accommodation. After breakfast depart for Mombasa or Diani beach arriving back to the hotel at around 1430hrs.
- Return transfers as per the program.
- Safari in an Exclusive safari 4×4 Land cruiser.
- More than eight years experienced driver guide.
- Unlimited water/Coke/Fanta/Sprite in the safari 4×4.
- Safari checklist.
- Overnight stay as per the program.
- All meals on safari starting with Lunch ending with breakfast last day.
- Park entry fees.
- Government taxes.
- Flying doctors insurance.
- Meet and greet on arrival.
- WiFi in the 4×4.
- Tips and gratuities.
- Drinks in the lodges or camps on safari.
- All expenses of personal nature.
- Extra optional activities as per the program.
- Masai Village USD15 per person (optional).
|Date||Persons||Mode of transport||Price P/P|
|1 July 2017- 31 March 2020||2||4×4 Land Cruiser||USD 660|
|1 July 2017- 31 March 2020||4||4×4 Land Cruiser||USD 480|
|1 July 2017- 31 March 2020||6||4×4 Land Cruiser||USD 420|
Prices are fixed
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