Tsavo East Park is located 130km from Mombasa and is one of the largest national parks in Kenya. It covers an area of about 11,747 square Kilometres.The park contains some fantastic terrain, including rivers, lakes, glaciers, peaks with a wide variety of vegetation, including grasslands, acacia vegetation, open plains and savanna. It is therefore recognizes as one of the world’s leading bio-diversity strongholds. The park is also one of Kenya’s oldest parks-It was opened in April 1948.This park is a popular safari destination, especially due to easy accessibility from the coast.
The park which is considered one of the world’s biodiversity strongholds, and its popularity is mostly due to the vast amounts of diverse wildlife that can be seen, including the famous ‘big five’ consisting of lion, black rhino, Cape buffalo, elephant and leopard. The park is also home to a great variety of bird life such as the, crowned crane, black kite and the sacred ibis. Tsavo East National Park is generally flat, with dry plains across which the Galana River flows. Other features include the Yatta Plateau and Lugard falls.
Immerse yourself in a bush safari to the ancient land of lions and lava, land of the man-eaters ( Tsavo West) Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary is a privately owned wildlife sanctuary in Kenya. It is located in Taita-Taveta County approximately 220 kilometers from Mombasa. The sanctuary covers an area of 28,000 acres, and is adjacent to Tsavo West National Park and the LUMO Community Wildlife Sanctuary
Olpajeta is one of the largest conservancies in Kenya and one is lucky to spot the big five at the closest view ever. Ngare Ndare forest is a vast forest with canopy like trees and animals and birds can also be viewed at a close point.