Malindi Tsavo East National Park Safari Day Trip

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Malindi Tsavo East National Park safari day trip is a full day wildlife excursion to Tsavo East National Park in Kenya. The park is accessed via Sala gate which seats about 156 km (97 miles) west of Malindi.

Tsavo East National Park relative closeness to the beaches and tourist attractions in Malindi and Watamu makes it an ideal one-day wildlife safari destination for those who do not want to stay overnight.

The park is home to large families of giraffes, gazelles, hartebeests and zebras, as well as the “Big Five” must-see animals – buffalo, African elephants, lions, rhinos and leopards.

During your game drive on your Malindi Tsavo East National Park Safari Day Trip, you will likely see cheetah, duiker, gazelle, gerenuk, elephant, lion, hartebeest, hyena, impala, mongoose, monkey, porcupine, giant rat, buffalo, warthog and waterbuck.

The sight of dust-red elephant wallowing, rolling and spraying each other with the midnight blue waters of palm-shaded Galana River is one of the most evocative images in Africa. This, along with the 300 kilomtere long Yatta Plateau, the longest lava flow in the world, make for an adventure unlike any other in the Tsavo East.

The park 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.

Tsavo East National Park Safari Highlights | What to Do and See

Yatta Plateau is the world’s longest lava flow at 290 km’s long

Walking safaris are offered by several guides along the Galana River

Aruba Dam also attracts animals and birds looking for a place to drink

Lugard’s Falls is a series of rapids on the Galana River where crocodiles love to bathe

Ngulia Rhino Sanctuary is saving the black rhino from extinction due to hunting by poachers

Mudanda Rock is a 1.6km outcrop of rock, with a dam at its base. This is a popular drinking place for animals

Bird watching includes African skimmers, red and yellow bishops, goshawks, buffalo weavers and palm nut vultures, to name but a few.

Over 500 bird species have been recorded in the park, including ostriches, kestrels, buzzards, starlings, weaverbirds, kingfishers, hornbills, secretary birds and herons

Malindi Tsavo East National Park Safari Day Trip Itinerary

0400 Hours: Depart from your hotel in Malindi/ Watamu early in the morning with snack boxes. You drive along the Malindi Gede/ Sala road to Tsavo East National Park. The drive takes about 3 hours.

0700 Hours: We arrive at the park and enter Tsavo East through the Sala gate. We proceed on a game drive in the park internationally known for its large herds of red-dusty elephants.

Vast groups of others mammals visiting ponds and waterholes are buffalo, zebra, rhinoceros, hippopotamus, waterbuck and giraffe.

Gazelles and antelopes, from the dik dik to the Oryx, are numerous. Lions are abundant and are often spotted at Kanderi swamps and Aruba dam.

1000 Hours: We visit the Aruba dam then pay a visit to Ashnil Aruba Lodge – perfect place for a bathroom rest stop and also for refreshments.

Enjoy watching the dam wildlife which includes water birds, elephants, buffalos, lions and gazelles/ antelopes drinking in the dam.

1230 Hours: Enjoy lunch at one of the lodge in the park followed by a short rest. After lunch proceed on another game drive en-route to Sala Gate.

1500 Hours: Depart Tsavo East National Park through at Sala gate and transfer back to Malindi/ Watamu.

1900 Hours: Arrive at your beach hotel late in the evening.

Meal Plan {Lunch}

Malindi Tsavo East National Park Safari Day Trip Prices

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* 1 Day Malindi road Safari to Tsavo East National Park from Malindi or Watamu departs on request

Malindi Tsavo East National Park Safari Day Trip Rates Includes:

* Extensive game drive
* Safari vehicle carry cold drinks and mineral water
* All entry fees, guide fee, service charge and taxes
* Hot Lunch at one of the lodges in the park or picnic lunch box
* Guaranteed departures for 1 or more passengers booking this safari
* Round trip transport from Malindi/ Watamu to Tsavo East National Park and back
* Multi-lingual Professional Safari Guide/ Driver. (Professional Safari Escort is available upon request)

Malindi Tsavo East National Park Safari Day Trip Rates Do Not Include:

* Travelers insurance
* Communication charges
* Tips or gratuity to your driver guide
* Visas, international airfares and airport taxes; meals
* Sightseeing not included in the package; optional activities
* Beer, wine, liquour, soft drinks or juices and bottle water during lunch
* Personal expenses such as transfers to/ from the airport (supplement airport transfer cost applies for tours starting from the airport)

Booking & Reservations for Malindi Tsavo East National Park Safari Day Trip Contacts;

Booking Office Tel: + 254 718-179-967
WhatsApp : + 254 721-242-711
Mobile :  + 254 780-242-711

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