7 Days best of tsavo east hells gate camping safari
The 7 day Tsavo hells gate safari offers you the opportunity to view and experience activities offered in the parks. Tsavo east national park is widely known for a large number of lions. It is a home of the big five like the leopards, lion, black rhino, ape buffalo, elephant and leopard. It has over 500 species of birds including the love birds and sacred ibis. It gives you the opportunity to view the yatta plateau and other plateau. It is separated from Tsavo West by a railway line.
Day 1: Nairobi to Tsavo east
Every journey starts with a pick up from Nairobi. You shall be picked by a van from Nairobi to Tsavo is a journey of 7 to 8hours by car. You shall carry personal items including snacks and water. The journey shall start at 8:00 am with a stopover at Narok view point where you shall take your breakfast. At the view point you shall be able to view the Great Rift Valley. The journey shall continue where you shall be advised on the net stopover where you shall take your lunch. You shall arrive at 6:00 to 7:00pm, where you shall be taken to the camps for refreshing, dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Full day Tsavo east National park.
You shall go for the first morning drive having taken your breakfast. You shall go for a gam drive where you shall able to see different kinds of animals. If lucky you shall be able to view the lion or the leopards catching others animals for food. You shall embark for lunch in the camp. After lunch you shall go for another game drive in different parts of Tsavo since it is a land that covers over 1000acres. Dinner and overnight shall be in the camp.
DAY 3: Full day Tsavo east National park.
You shall go for the morning game drive later you shall embark in the camps for breakfast. This day shall be for game watching and bird watching. You shall have the opportunity to have a view the birds live and take photos. You shall go for boat rides as you view different kinds of fish. After your lunch in the camp, you shall go to view different kinds of birds like the Black kite, crowned crane, love birds and the sacred ibis birds. For dinner and overnight shall be in the camp.
Day 4: Full day Tsavo east national park
You shall go for the morning game drive. You shall later embark in the camps for preparation to go for picnic and trekking. You shall carry water in water bottles. You shall be able to visit the yatta plateau to view it. After taking your lunch, you shall go for cave exploration and afterwards you shall do an optional fishing.
Day 5: Tsavo east to Hells gate.
You shall prepare and park your things before going for the morning game drive. After the game drive, you shall change your vehicle from an open headed one to a van which shall take you to Hells gate. You shall arrive in the evening and relax at the camps. Due to the long journey, you shall not be able to go for the evening game drive. Dinner and overnight shall be in the camp.
Day 6: Hells gate full day.
You shall go for the morning game drive where you shall be able to view animals and later embark for breakfast in the camp. If lucky you shall view the cheetahs and the lions and the leopards catching prey. After breakfast you shall go for activities like hiking, biking and horse riding. You shall embark for lunch in the camps. Afterwards you shall be able to bird watching and rock climbing.
Day 7: Hells gate to Nairobi.
You shall go for morning drive and embark for breakfast and preparation to leave for Nairobi.
You shall be dropped at the place f your choice back in Nairobi.
- dinner, lunch and breakfast
- camp fee
- entry fee
- parking fee
The price excludes
- Drinking water, alcohol and other drinks
- Photo fees
- Other personal desires
What to take with you.
- Camping equipment
- Picnic items