Diani Safari to Taita Hills Saltlick/Lumo Sanctuary – 3 days/ 2 night safari
Taita Hills Game Sanctuary borders Tsavo West National Park and gives shelter to many animals because there is plenty of water. Large herds of elephants and other plains game migrate to the sanctuary from Tsavo each year.
Itinerary at a Glance
Day 1: Diani to Taita Wildlife Sanctuary
Day 2: Taita Wildlife Sanctuary
Day 3: Taita Wildlife Sanctuary to Diani.
Detailed Safari Itinerary
Day 1: Diani – Taita Hills Saltlick Game Sanctuary
In the morning you will be picked from your Beach Hotel and depart by road to Taita Hills Game Sanctuary. Game drive in the Saltlick sanctuary then head to Taita Hills Lodge for lunch. After lunch, afternoon game drive, chances are good to see lions, elephant, buffalo, antelope and a variety of birds as well. Dinner and overnight at Saltlick Lodge.
Saltlick 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. The lodge has been built with game viewing in mind – you can see animals in all directions because it offers spectacular open views.
Day 2:Taita Saltlick Game Sanctuary
Spent the whole day doing game drives in the Taita Game Sanctuary with an option of visiting Taita Villages. Breakfast, lunch & dinner followed by Overnight at Sarova Salt lick Lodge.
Day 3: Taita Hills Saltlick Game Sanctuary – Diani
Have an early morning game drive returning to the lodge for breakfast. After breakfast, continue with the mid-morning game drive in the sanctuary with lunch at Taita Hills lodge. After lunch depart back to Diani arriving in the early evening. Transfer and drop off at your Beach Hotel.