This short road safari contrasts the semi-arid plains of Tsavo East and the green slopes of the Taita Hills. Visit the huge, private wildlife sanctuary that was created by the Hilton group. Book space at the Salt lick and stay in a unique lodge with an underground game viewing tunnel.
- Park fees
- All activities
- All accommodation
- A professional driver/guide
- All transportation
- All Taxes/VAT
- Roundtrip airport transfer
- Meals- as specified in the day-by-day section
- Drinking water
- International flights
- Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour
- Personal items – Souvenirs, travel insurance, visa fees, etc.
Day 1: Tsavo East
We leave our hotel early in the morning and drive on the Mombasa Nairobi highway to enter Tsavo East at Sala or Bachuma Gate with a en-route game drive to your camp for lunch. After lunch a game drive in an area of Tsavo East and then dinner, camp fire and overnight
Day 2: Taita Hills-Salt Lick
We are up early for a morning game drive in the cool air before returning for breakfast. After breakfast explore another area in Tsavo returning for Lunch. Buffalo, zebra, giraffe, gazelle and other plains game can be seen as well as Tsavo elephants. Predators can also be seen such as lion and jackal. Plenty of bird varieties. After lunch we drive out of Tsavo East and follow a road that is part tarmac part murram to the Taita Hills. Dinner and overnight at the Salt Lick Lodge inside the beautiful private sanctuary.
Day 3: Depart
We are up early for breakfast and leave for a game drive inside the Taita Hills private sanctuary where the game is easily found. The surrounding hills make an interesting backdrop. Return to the Taita Hills Lodge for lunch. After lunch we return via the taita and Mombasa roads to our beach hotel arriving in the late afternoon.