5 Days Amboseli Simba Safari

DAY 1: TSAVO WEST NATIONAL PARK

Upon arrival at the airport depart for Tsavo west across the spectacular Shetani lava flow, reminder of the molten outpouring that spilled down the scenic slopes of the nearby Chyulu Hills over the last three centuries. A zigzagging road through scrub thorn and acacia leads you into Tsavo National Park, which together (East and West) form the largest of Kenya’s parks. Spotting game as you go, especially gerenuk, Lunch will be served at Ngulia Lodge. From the Lodge, you enjoy a spectacular view of Africa’s highest mountain, Mt. Kilimanjiaro. You will then proceed on an afternoon game drive in the park and a visit to Mzima Springs with its underwater viewing holes and arrive at your lodge as the sun sets.

Dinner and overnight at NGULIA SAFARI LODGE or Similar

 

DAY 2: AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK

06:30 hrs Early breakfast and depart for Amboseli as you game drive enroute

enjoying a spectacular view of Mt. Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa and probably the best wildlife arenas to view elephants at close range. Most of the park consists of a partially dry, lake bed of evaporated salts and fragile grassland with patches of acacia woodland. Around the swamps the vegetation is lush with yellow barked acacia and phoenix palms. You can see most types of game in the park including rhino, giraffe, gazelle, lion, cheetah and leopards. Birdlife is prolific too, especially around the swamp areas.

Lunch, Dinner and overnight SENTRIM AMBOSELI LODGE or Similar

DAY 3: TAITA HILLS GAME SANCTUARY

After breakfast depart for Taita Hills Lodge, which is located in the heart of a private Wildlife Sanctuary which lies adjacent to Tsavo National Park, therefore playing an increasingly important role in the protection and conservation of Kenya’s wildlife heritage.

Lunch at the lodge with an afternoon game drive.

Dinner and overnight at TAITA HILLS LODGE or Similar

DAY 4: TSAVO EAST NATIONAL PARK

06:30 hrs : Early breakfast and depart for the great Savanna, The Tsavo East National Park dotted number of watering holes which are favourites for large mammals especially the herds of elephants that are often dramatically coloured red from the soil, and are quite a spectacle as they majestically traverse back and forth across the plains. Also, to be found are the Burchells zebra, the Maasai giraffe, and impala, Grants Gazelle, Lesser Kudu and the reserved but somewhat bad tempered cape buffalo. Other mammals include waterbuck, the fringe eared Oryx, the long necked and graceful gerenuk and if you are lucky the rare Hirola or Hunter’s hartebeest can be spotted. Lions, cheetah and the occasional leopards and a myriad species of birds are also residents of the park. This particular eco-region is noted for the pancake tortoise among other reptiles and lizards.

Lunch will be served at Voi Safari lodge after which you proceed on a game drive

Dinner and overnight at sentrim camp or Similar

DAY 5:

Morning:     Breakfast at leisure then depart for your hotel arriving in time for launch.

Cost Includes

  • Meet and greet services.
  • All transport and game drives on safari sector will be in a minibus with pop-up roof (maximum 7 passengers) with an English speaking driver-guide on private basis.
  • Meals and accommodation as specified
  • All park fees and government taxes
  • ½ litre bottle mineral water per person on game drives

Cost Excludes

  • Visas and international flights
  • Driver-guide gratuities
  • Drinks, dining rooms tips, porterage
  • Personal travel, baggage and medical insurance
  • Telephone bill, laundry and any items of a personal nature