Tsavo East & West (Polepole)

3 Days

This is a 3 days 2 nights tour operated by local tour operator in Kenya.


This tour will be handled by local tour operator and guide who is professional and have licensed. Check about the tour operator here.


You will be picked from your Hotel at 6.30 am in the morning, drive along Mombasa – Nairobi highway. After 2 hrs then stop over for a short break. Have a cup of coffee and you may visit a toilet. Proceed for few minutes, then arrive at Bachuma gate. Here you will begin your game watch. Visit various places including Aruba Dam( The waterhole built by British Army 1952 during Colonial time. Tsavo East National park is the largest and oldest
Game park in Kenya- altitude start as low as 1200 ft to 3000 ft above the sea level. Gazetted 1948 and located near the village of Voi in the Taita –Taveta District of coast province. The park is divided into East/West sections by the A1 09 road and the railway line. –Area 13747 km2.

Topographic and major attractions include Mudanda rock, Yatta plateau the longest Lava flow in the world 300kms long. Aruba dam , Gallana River which makes the lugard waterfalls which was discovered by Captain lugard. Tsavo East National park is generally flat, with dry plains and it consists of Semi-arid and grassland savanna. If considered one of the worlds biodiversity strongholds and its red elephants popularity.

It is home to the Big five(Red elephant, lion, Rhino, leopard and buffaloes. Others include Giraffes,Hippos, common Zebras, Antelopes, Warthogs, Cheetahs and
Baboons. And about 450 species have recorded arrive at the Lodge time for check in and lunch. Relax till 1600 hrs and then begin an evening game drive up to sundown. Dinner/overnight ,Voi Safari Lodge/Ndololo Safari camp.

Wake up early in the morning for a cup of tea and coffee and begin an early morning game drive for 2 ½ hrs and then drive back for the full breakfast .After that ,depart
with game enroute to tsavo west through manyani gate, where you will exit and depart to Tsavo west, With stopover at man eaters of Tsavo, where you will learn more about the man eaters of Tsavo. Early 1889 many railway wokers were attacked by two huge male lions, but successful colonel J.peterson shot both of them, so the film & quot; Ghost and darkness" takes the memories of the those days.

Arrive at the gate and start the game viewing enroute to the lodge for checking in and lunch .Relax till 1530 hrs and visit the Rhino sanctuary where you may have
opportunity of seeing them in style .The Tsavo west national is one of the oldest and second largest in Kenya .The park is lodated at the western said of Mombasa -Nairobi high way .The savanna eco system comprises of open grass lands ,scrubland , acacia ,woodland s, belts of
riverrines ,vegetation and rocky ridges ,archaeological site has recorded a few early stone age and middle stone age from the ground surface there are much evidence for thriving late stone age economy from 6000-1300 years old Area 9065 km.Topographic and major attraction Mzima springs,came after the volcanic eruption of chyulu Hills late 300 years ago which produce about 1 million clear water per minute .Chyulu hills chaimu hills . Roaring rocks, Tsavo River, shetani, Larva flow and Chaimu flora flows which are about 300 years old.came after locanic activities, Ngulia hills, lake jipe and poachers look out.

It is one of the wildlife corridor of which most of them are Big five: (Elephant, Rhino, Lion, Buffallo, Leopard). Others include: Giraffes, hippos, warthogs, Antelopes ,Zebras ,Baboons ,Birds like: Ostrich, eagles, vultures etc. About 450 species have been recorded. Dinner /overnight / Ngulia safari lodge.

Wake up at 0600 hrs in the morning and take your full breakfast then start game drive enroute to Mzima spring ,View some hippos and crocodile s the same as fishes.Proceed on with a game .Thereafter you will exit and depart to voi town for an extra lunch. Drive back to your hotel ,arrive early evening .End of safari.


  • Transport
  • Driver/guide
  • Insurance cover
  • Park fees
  • Mineral water
  • Full board accommodation
  • Extra lunch
  • Game drives
  • Drinks,
  • Beer,
  • Personal expenditures.

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Tsavo East & West (Polepole)
From $700
/ Adult

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