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Southern Highlights

5 Days

Nairobi to Nairobi


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Experience the beauty of Kenya through travelling from Nairobi to Voi via Madaraka Express or as it popularly known, the SGR. Explorer the Tsavo West National Park which has a diverse array of habitats and Amboseli National Park offers unparalleled views of Mount Kilimanjaro – Africa’s tallest mountain.

Southern Highlights Kenya
Languages English
Vehicle 7-seater 4WD
Group size Min 2 guests
Accommodation As specified
Meals 4 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 4 dinners
Activities As specified
Arrival and departure airport transfers
Entrance Fees
Park fees
Qualified English speaking driver-guide
Added Value
Safari pouch and pen
An African hat
1L bottle of mineral water per person per day while on a road safari
Tips for driver-guides and porterage
Excluded: all international / domestic flights and taxes • visas • travel and personal accident insurance • personal expenses • excursions / activities not specified • gratuities
  • Mzimi Spring
  • Unparalled views of Mount Kilimanjaro

Day 1


Guests will be picked up early from their hotel and transferred to the Nairobi Railway Station for a 08h00 departure on the Madaraka Express to the Voi Railway Station. Upon arrival, visitors will be met by the Sense of Africa driver-guide who will assist with the transfer to Tsavo West National Park.

The park is a vast expanse of African savannah with a diverse array of habitats which include open plains, semi desert scrub, woodland, and the Chyulu Hills. Tsavo West has a variety of ecosystems in the park, with open grasslands, scrublands, acacia woodlands, riverine vegetation and rocky ridges. This diversity means that guests can see a variety of wildlife. The park offers magnificent game viewing, with elephant, rhino, hippo, lions, cheetah, leopards, buffalos, diverse plant and bird species and for the keen birders, the threatened corncrake and near threatened Basra reed warbler. Arrive at Kilaguni Serena Lodge in time for lunch, and then enjoy a later afternoon game drive.

Overnight at Kilaguni Serena Lodge – Lunch, dinner, and breakfast.

Day 2


Enjoy breakfast before going on the first game drive of the day. The varied habitats of Tsavo West National Park offer the ideal area to search for lion, buffalo, cheetah, and many plains game, as well as providing a diverse array of bird species.

The Mzima Springs is made up of four natural springs, the source of which is underneath the Chyulu Hills. The spring is a popular attraction the Tsavo West due to the large numbers of hippo and Nile crocodiles that gather here, along with other wildlife, due to it being the main water source for many kilometres. It is a perfect place to stop and watch the wildlife antics. Visitors enjoy an afternoon game drive.

Overnight at Kilaguni Serena Lodge – Lunch, dinner, and breakfast.

Day 3


Guests depart for an early morning game drive before having breakfast at the lodge. Afterwards, guests will leave the Tsavo West National Park and head north along the border to Amboseli National Park.

Amboseli National Park is one of the best places in Africa outside of Chobe to view large herds of elephant, as well as being home to a large variety of other wildlife. One of the most notable attractions of the park is the opportunity it affords guests with being able to meet the local Maasai people and to learn about their way of life and the Maasai culture. Guests arrive at the lodge in time for lunch, and later, enjoy an afternoon game drive.

Overnight at Amboseli Serena Lodge – Lunch, dinner, and breakfast.

Day 4


Spend a full day in Amboseli National Park, with scheduled morning and late afternoon shared game drives. Amboseli National Park lies below the most famous symbol of Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest free-standing mountain in the world, rewarding visitors with stunning views when the weather is clear. The park is home to large herds of elephant, as well as affording guests great opportunities to see lion, leopard, cheetah, buffalo, and more. For the bird lover, there are 400 species to try and spot.

Overnight at Amboseli Serena Lodge – Lunch, dinner, and breakfast.

Day 5


Guests enjoy an early breakfast before they travel to the Emali Railway Station for the morning train back to Nairobi. Upon arrival in Nairobi, guests are met by a Sense of Africa representative, who will assist with the transfer to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport for further travel.

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