5 Days Southern Circuit Safari - Tsavo East, West & Amboseli

From Diani, Malindi, Mombasa ending Nairobi

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1 : Safari to Tsavo East

Day 2 : Tsavo East safari to Taita sanctuary

Day 3 : Taita sanctuary to Tsavo West

Day 4 : Tsavo West safari to Amboseli

Day 5 : Amboseli safari to Nairobi

Safari Introduction

On our five days safari, we visit four national parks giving you an opportunity to interact with a variety of wildlife, landscapes and cultures.

Our first destination is Tsavo east national park which is best known for attractions such as the Mudanda rock and the Yatta plateau (the world's largest lava flow).

Our second destination ,Taita Sanctuary, is  known for hosting WWI museum and is also a destination you'll really love .

Our third destination is the Tsavo west national park  which is known for hosting a wide variety of wildlife and the Tsavo river . I bet you'll love the experience.

Our fourth destination is the Amboseli national park which is the only park within the country giving a chance of viewing the peak of the snow-caped mount Kilimanjaro and also is known for hosting a bigger number of  elephants than other parks within the country.

The safari is by the use of either a 4x4 Toyota land cruiser jeep with a pop-out roof top or a safari mini bus all of which depend on the tourist's preference and choice.


Day 1 : Safari to Tsavo East

Pick up from hotel of stay or airport and driving along Mombasa- Nairobi highway proceed to Tsavo East (situated in semi-arid area previously known as Taru desert).Be lucky to have a glimpse of attractions such as Mudanda rock( an inselberg of stratified rock that acts as a water catchment that supplies a natural dam below which is of vantage to hundreds of elephants and other wildlife that come to  quench their thirst during dry seasons), Lugard falls(named after the famous explorer, Captain Frederick Lugard),yatta plateau(the worlds largest lava flow and Aruba dam(attraction to many water birds and animals).


Proceed with safari game drive to booked Safari Lodge or Camp 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 or Camp for dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Tsavo East to Salt Lick Game Lodge Taita sanctuary

Early morning game drive followed by breakfast.Afterwards drive you through Tsavo to Saltlick/Taita Hills lodges sanctuary. Game drive in the sanctuary, dinner and overnight at Taita Hills/Salt Lick Lodges. Salt lick Lodge is a complex of roundavels sitting on stilts over a series of water holes which attract a huge number of animals. The two-storey towers are topped by thatch roofs and connected by open-air-bridges, creating an African fantasy of a medieval fortress. Taita sanctuary is a privately owned game reserve

which is an exceptions from other reserves evident with presence of a museum in it with which visiting it offers a party after party safari visit.

Day 3 : Salt Lick Game Lodge to Tsavo West

After breakfast drive to Tsavo West with a game drive en-route arriving in time for lunch. Afternoon game drive after which we'll emback on visiting charming attractions within the reserve such as the Tsavo river and Mzima springs(a natural spring consisting of hippos and crocodiles).Go rock climbing. Dinner and overnight at agreed Lodge or Camp

Day 4 : Tsavo West park to Amboseli park

Early morning breakfast check out on 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 Amboseli with a convoy. You will have a stopover at Shetani Lava for photos and proceed to Amboseli, for check-in and lunch. Evening game starts from 3:30 pm to 6.30 pm then back to the camp,dinner and overnight at the booked Camp or Lodge.Amboseli is situated in Kajiado south constituency.It provides a chance to view or even climb Mt.Kilimanjaro,the highest freestanding mountain in the world, it also hosts an large number of elephants and also by the presence of a viewing hill you can't wait to see the overall scenary of the reserve which is a beautiful scene indeed.

Day 5 : Amboseli park to Nairobi

Early morning game drive form 6:30am to 9:00am, after which you will have you breakfast. Drive to Nairobi arriving in time for lunch.Lunch at Nairobi Carnivore restaurant

afterwards drop off at your respective Nairobi hotel or Airport

Note: Our-road safari trip cost/price depends on the following:

  • Type of Safari Vehicle to be used: Safari Minibus (Van) & 4x4 Toyota Land Cruiser (Jeep)
  • Number of person sharing transport(1 to 6 only)
  • Level of safari accommodation
  • Accommodation depending with availability.   

Safari Price Includes

  • Safari price

    Transport by Safari Minibus (Van)
    Price for party of 1 = $ 1,500
    Price for party of 2 = $ 2,000
    Price for party of 3 = $ 2,850
    Price for party of 4 = $ 3,600
    Price for party of 5 = $ 4,250
    Price for party of 6 = $ 4,800
    Child discount: below 3 free
    Child discount: between 3 to 11: 50% sharing with parents
    Transport by Safari 4x4 Toyota Land Cruiser (Jeep)
    Price for party of 1 = $ 1,600
    Price for party of 2 = $ 2,300
    Price for party of 3 = $ 3,060
    Price for party of 4 = $ 3,900
    Price for party of 5 = $ 5,550
    Price for party of 6 = $ 6,000
    Child discount: below 3 free
    Child discount: between 3 to 11: 50% sharing with parents

  • Included included in the Safari Cost

    1. Professional Safari Driver / Guide
    2. All applicable Game Park Entrance Fees.
    3. Pick up from hotel or airport and back
    4. Accommodation on Full Board Basis
    5. Enough mineral water while on game drive
    6. Game drives on Vehicle with pop up roof
    7. Masai Village (optional) at extra cost.
  • Not included in the Safari Cost

    1. International Airfare
    2. Gratuity for your professional driver guide
    3. Gratuity for Porter / waiters at hotels, camps and airports

About African Jesmal Safari 

We are a tour company well furnished with tours and safari trends from the knowledge and experience we have gathered for years by the help of our experienced drivers and guides. We therefore have every reason to assure you of an incredible and memorable safari that will live you with blueprints of  African wildlife and culture. 

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