This five-day amazing safari gives you a chance to visit the Amboseli national park and Tsavo West national park. Amboseli National Park is in southern Kenya. It’s known for its large elephant herds and views of immense Mount Kilimanjaro, across the border in Tanzania. Observation Hill offers panoramas of the peak and the park’s plains and swamps. Varied wildlife includes giraffes, zebras, cheetahs and hundreds of bird species. The western section is dominated by vast Lake Amboseli, which is dry outside the rainy season. While Tsavo West is known for its Red-coloured Elephants, which love to dust bathe in the red colored soil. The park has many interesting geological features due to volcanic activity. The park is massive and the wildlife is spread out, so you will need to take some time to see the wildlife and fully appreciate this national park. Walking safaris are a great way to take in the beautiful savannah scenery as well as see the Shetani Lava flow. This is estimated to have been from an eruption 200 years ago. It covers an area of 50km square and has interesting caves to explore such as the Shetani Cave. Boating safaris are offered on Lake Jipe and for the adventurous traveler, rock climbing can be arranged at Tembo Peak.
You will be picked up from your respective hotel/airport within Nairobi by your guide from as early as 7.30 am and proceed to Amboseli National park which takes an approximate of 4 to 5hrs drive from Nairobi. On arrival at Amboseli National park, you will check-in at the respectful hotel and have lunch. Thereafter, proceed to enjoy game drives of the wide-open grass plains and, scattered acacia bush that are a host to a wide variety of wildlife of the BIG FIVE such as lions, leopards, cheetahs, hyenas, giraffes and elephants with the rooftop of the car opened for great views and photography till the African sunset. Afterward, return back to lodge/ camp for dinner and relaxation.
After breakfast, you will depart for a full day of exploration and game drives at Amboseli National Park with packed lunch. Enjoy full day game drives till the African sunset.
After breakfast proceed for a sunrise game drive at Amboseli National Park thereafter proceed to Tsavo West National park which takes an approximate of 4 to 5hrs drive from Amboseli National Park. On arrival at Tsavo West National park, you will enjoy game drives of the wide-open grass plains and, scattered acacia bush that is a host to a wide variety of the BIG FIVE such as lions, leopards, hyenas, elephants, and giraffes with the rooftop of the car opened for great views and photography till the African sunset.
Thereafter, proceed back to the lodge/camp and have dinner as relax for next day new activities.
After breakfast, you will depart for a full day of exploration and game drives at Tsavo West National Park. Enjoy full day game drives till the African sunset.
After breakfast have a morning game drive in Tsavo West National Park as you depart for Nairobi. Game drives during the morning hours will be done en-route the exit as look for leopards on the drive ways of the Shetani lava flows. Leopards are known to dominate Tsavo west national park. Elephants also are very many and are of a different species in Tsavo compared to Amboseli National Park. Tsavo West is known to have the red Elephants while Amboseli National Park is known to have the African elephant. The reason they are different is that the soil in Amboseli is different in color compared to one in Tsavo. Ostrich are also very many In Tsavo and you will get a chance to see many of them as you have your morning game drives.
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