3 days Tsavo East Safari is an adventurous Kenya safari of 2 nights and 3 days to Tsavo East national park a home of man eating lions, this safari is perfect for wildlife lovers and photographers as it enables you to explore the park offering excellent opportunities tp spot a number of animals such as lions, buffaloes, warthogs and many more.

Tsavo East National Park
Tsavo East National Park

Highlights of 3 days Tsavo East safari

  • Day 1: pickup and transfer to Tsavo East national park
  • Day 2: morning and afternoon game drive
  • Day 3: transfer back to Arusha

Detailed itinerary of 3 days Tsavo East Safari

DAY 1: transfer to Tsavo East national park

On the start of the 3 days Tsavo East Safari, you will be picked from your hotel in Nairobi at about 06:00 hours, your safari driver will give you a short safari briefing you will set off on a drive to Tsavo East national park along the main Mombasa – Nairobi highway.

We start the 3 days tsavo east safari with an early pick up from your hotel at about 06:00hrs in the morning, the journey takes you along the main Mombasa-Nairobi highway where traditional coastal culture slowly and noticeably begins to transform into semi-arid terrain the closer we approach Tsavo East National Park.

Arriving at the Tsavo East National Park gate, you will begin the safari game drive looking for animals on entry as we slowly and surely drive towards the direction of your accommodation looking for any resident wildlife that call Tsavo East home.

At a size of 22,000Km2, Tsavo is one of the world’s largest wildlife sanctuaries and is most noted for its dust covered red elephant herds, its maneless lions and a variety of other wild animals including leopards, cheetah, giraffe, buffalo and other plains game. On arrival at Lion Hill Safari Lodge (or similar), you will be assisted with check in and enjoy lunch followed by some relaxation.

In the afternoon at about 16h00, continue with another series of game viewing in search of more animals and birds, concentrating on maximizing your photo opportunities of any wildlife we may spot. We then return to the lodge before sunset for dinner and overnight.​

DAY 2: full day game drive in Tsavo East national park

At 06h30 enjoy a quick cup of tea or coffee and depart for an early morning Game Drive in search of the big cats returning from their nocturnal hunts. Return Back to the lodge for a full breakfast.

Game Drives in Tsavo East national park
Game Drives in Tsavo East national park

You may choose to relax at the lodge or at about 10h30 depart for a short optional game drive returning to the lodge in time for lunch.

Relax and enjoy the swimming pool until about 16h00 when you start your evening Game Drive looking for more wildlife. Just before sunset, return back to the lodge for dinner and overnight at Man-Eaters Lodge Camp

DAY 3:

The following morning at about 06h30, enjoy some coffee/tea at the lodge before you leave for an early morning game drive in search of animals and big cats that may have come out into the open during the night. After the game drive you will then return to the lodge for a full breakfast. Checking out from the lodge at about 10:00hrs, we begin the return journey back to Nairobi where you will be dropped off either at your hotel or at the airport for your departure flight back home.

Quotation based on 2 people

590 per person (double room in midrange safari lodge )


  • Accommodation on full board basis as specified
  • Park entrance fees
  • Transport in safari minibus on a private basis
  • Experienced driver-guide
  • All game drives and visits as indicated on the program.


  • Tipping to staff and guides
  • Drinks
  • Laundry
  • Festive supplements and all other personal extras
  • Any sightseeing or services not mentioned on the program.

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