Pick up from the Coast hotel at around 6.00 am driving along Mombasa- Nairobi highway for 100 kms and a stopover for coffee. Proceed for another 100 kms to Tsavo West, arrive at the gate and begin the game drive en route to Kilaguni Serena Lodge, checking in at around 1.00 pm for lunch. Relax till 4.00 pm for the evening game drive to visit the rhino sanctuary where you have a chance to see the black rhinos. Tsavo West covers an area of 9,065 km2. Physical attractions include the Chyulu Hills, Ngulia Hills, Chaimu Larva, Shetani Larva and Mzima Springs. The landscape for Tsavo West is grassland savannah with Acacia forests. Animals in Tsavo West include elephants, buffalos, leopards, lions, rhinos, giraffes, zebras among others. Drive back to the camp at around 6.30 pm for dinner and overnight (Kilaguni Serena Lodge).
DAY 2: AMBOSELI
Wake up at around 6.00 am for a full breakfast followed by a game drive en route to Mzima Springs where you have a chance to see hippos and crocodiles. The spring produces over one million litres of water per day. Drive to Chyulu Gate checking out of Tsavo West driving to Aboseli with a convoy. You will have a stopover at Shetani Larva for photos and proceed to Kimana Gate in Amboseli 80 kms from Tsavo West. Drive to Amboseli Sopa Lodge – time for lunch till 4.00 pm. An evening game drive till 6.30 pm then back to the lodge for dinner and overnight (Amboseli Serena Lodge). Amboseli covers an area of 390 km2. Physical attractions are grassland savannah, swamps and a view of Mt Kilimanjaro (The highest mountain in Africa, 5,895metres). It’s also a home to elephants, giraffes, cheetah, zebras, gnus, hyenas, buffalos among others. Amboseli is also a paradise for birds.
DAY 3: TSAVO EAST
Wake up at 6.00 am for full breakfast followed by a short game drive and depart to Tsavo East (The largest park in Kenya which covers an area of 13,747 km2). Physical attractions include Tsavo River, Yatta Plateau which is 300 km2, Mdanda Rock, Lugard Falls, Voi seasonal River and Aruba Dam, a water hole where animals come for water. You have also a chance to see animals such as red elephants, rhinos, leopards, cheetah, and giraffes among others. Proceed with the game drive to Sarova Taita Hills Lodge where you will check in at around 1.00 pm. Have lunch and relax till 4.00 pm after which you will start another game drive till 6.30 pm then back to the lodge for dinner and overnight (Sarova Taita Hills Lodge).
DAY 4: TSAVO EAST – DIANI
Wake up at around 5.30 am for a cup of coffee or tea followed by an early morning game drive up to 8.30 am and back to the lodge for full breakfast. After breakfast, check out, and make the last game drive and extra lunch at Voi town then drive back to your hotel. (The same trip can start from Nairobi).
Casual, comfortable athletic clothing, hiking shoes, hat and light jacket.