Holiday break safari may be taken at either at the beginning, mid or end of your beach holiday
The endangered black rhino can be seen in the small rhino sanctuary. The park’s jewel in the crown is the crystal clear Mzima Springs with its oasis of raffia palms and fig trees. An underwater observation post here offers an up close encounter with the large crocodiles and pods of hippo that flourish in the cold waters.
Home to Wildlife - Leopard, cheetah, wild dogs, buffalo, rhino, elephant, giraffe, zebra, lion, plains game, crocodile, mongoose, hyrax, dik-dik, lesser kudu and porcupine. Prolific birdlife features 600 recorded species
Major attractions - Recent volcanoes, lava flows and caves with potential for geological and cave exploration, and hiking. Mzima Springs and underwater hippo and fish watching, Ngulia Rhino Sanctuary, Lake Jipe, Mount Kilimanjaro, elephant, diverse bird and plant species.
Activities - Boat excursion at Lake Jipe; bird watching at Lake Jipe; annual bird ringing at Ngulia lodge; hill and rock climbing at Chaimu and Ngulia Hills; caving at Shetani Caves.
Day 1: arrival Tsavo west Day 2/3: full days spent Day 4: Depart for Mombasa