2 days tsavo east national park & taita hills sanctuary

2 Days Tsavo East National Park & Taita Hills Sanctuary

2 Days Tsavo East National Park & Taita Hills Sanctuary


This safari combines a park and a sanctuary bringing a preferred taste of more activities like in Taita Hills Sanctuary may enjoy unmatched optional self-bookable safari supplement like;

  • Night game drives in the Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary with ranger on request
  • Special bush meals and sundowners
  • Wildlife talks on request with ecologist / ranger
  • Nature walks

While on the other hand in Tsavo National Park are limited due to it’s environment, it forms the largest protected area in Kenya and is home to most of the larger mammals, vast herds of dust –red elephant, Rhino, buffalo, lion, leopard, pods of hippo, crocodile, waterbucks, lesser Kudu, gerenuk and the prolific bird life features 500 recorded species etc.

Taita Hills Sanctuary is in South Eastern Kenya and at the edge of park and Taita Hills Game Lodge is located at the main entrance to the Sanctuary. A stone building of 60 spacious rooms and two suites, all with their own private viewing balcony. This lodge has a museum that displays some of the World War 1 memorabilia as part of the rich history of Taita Taveta County. Overnight is at Salt Lick Game Lodge with profound game viewing chances from your room balcon.

Both combined shall fulfil your night out from Kenya coast or from Kenya city Nairobi.


salt lick lodgeSalt Lick Lodge


Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Tsavo East National Park & Taita Hills Sanctuary, Sarova Salt Lick Game Lodge (Fullboard)

You would be picked up from your residence at 06:00 and be driven to Tsavo East National Park where you would arrive at 09:00 time for morning for game drive until time for sumptuous lunch in Voi Safari Lodge at 13:00.

Why Voi Safari Lodge, you can look out onto the three water holes and see the ever-changing Panorama of Africa unfold right before your eyes and at the same time enjoy the luxury of waiters’ service. There is a special ‘HIDE’ for the camera enthusiasts affording close-up and candid pictures of the wild animals which do not suspect any human presence.

In the afternoon from 15:00 you would depart Tsavo East National Park to Taita Hills Sanctuary where you will arrive time for evening game drive which is only 40 minutes drive away. Game drive until time for check in Taita Game Lodge at around 18:30 then be transferred to Saltlick Game Lodge for dinner and overnight in the lodge.

While in Salt Lick Game Lodge large numbers of wildlife come to drink at the adjacent waterholes – these provide a wonderful opportunity to view animals close proximity in their natural habitat. The lobby and terraced bar offer excellent views and photographic opportunities, while an underground tunnel and bunker with ground level windows provides unbelievably close yet safe access to a variety of animals as they drink.

Day 2: Back to Kenya Coast

You would wake up for tea or coffee and a snack at 06:00 then at 06:30 depart for morning game drive until time for full breakfast at 08:00 in the lodge. After a short rest from 10:00 check out for another game drive in the sanctuary until time for lunch in Taita Game Lodge. Thereafter depart to Kenya coast to arrive time for dinner and overnight in your villa.

End of the safari.


Tour Inclusions and Exclusions

Tour Inclusions

  • Shedrick Falls walk
  • Sundowner
  • Park fees
  • Lunch in Shimba Rain Forest Lodge
  • Full board accommodation Shimba Rain Forest Lodge
  • Transport in a converted safari pop up 4WD Land Cruiser
  • All transfers from the hotel return
  • All our transport has insurance

Tour Exclusions

  • Drinks
  • Gratuities for the service
  • Yellow fever vaccination
  • Visa
  • Things of personal use

Easter & Christmas Surcharges
A surcharge would be charged per person per night on Good Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Easter Monday and on 24th 25th, 26th, 31st December and 1st January. The Surcharge would be confirmed at the time of booking for clarity purposes.

For optimal enjoyment of your safari, we urge you to carry the following:
All weather firm shoe pair, short and dress to use during the day, trouser for use in the evenings with long sleeved shirt, sweater or jacket, hat, swimming costume, sunglass, camera, binocular, sun protection cream and insect repellent spray or cream.

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