Menu Close

8 Days Nairobi, Tsavo & Mombasa Road & Rail Tour

8 Days Nairobi, Tsavo & Mombasa Road & Rail Tour

8 Days

This 8 Days Nairobi, Tsavo & Mombasa Road and Rail Tour offer you an amazing 4×4 safari in Nairobi National Park as well as Tsavo West and Tsavo East National Parks, where the infamous ‘Maneaters of Tsavo’ once ruled. After a wildlife adventure, you’ll take a smooth train ride through Kenya’s stunning landscapes to the coast for a beach holiday.

Your 8 Days Nairobi, Tsavo & Mombasa tour includes park fees, game drives, accommodations and meals. We offer a wide choice of accommodations. Depending on your budget and style choose from economy, comfort or luxury safari lodges or tented camps.

But, please note that whatever level of accommodation you choose, your actual safari with us will always be at our highest standards. For your 8-day journey, you will be guided, hosted and looked after by an experienced driver (guide).

Transportation between parks and game viewing will be in a private 4 x 4 safari vehicle. First Class train tickets from Tsavo East to Mombasa are included as is transfer to your hotel or resort. We will set up your journey for any special requests. So, get ready for your private road and rail adventure through the heart of Tsavo to Mombasa!


Day 1: Arrive in Nairobi & Tour Nairobi National Park

Day 2: Drive from Nairobi to Tsavo West (250 km: Approx. 4 Hrs.)

Day 3: Tsavo West -Tsavo East

Day 4: Tsavo East – Mombasa & Kenya coast beach (120Kms -approx. 3hrs)

Day 5: Diani Beach Life and Relaxation

Day 6: Excursion to Kisite-Mpunguti Marine Park and Wasin Island.

Day 7: Leisure Day at Diani Beach

Day 8: Departure


Day 1: Tour Nairobi National Park

On the first day of the 8 Days Nairobi, Tsavo & Mombasa Road & Rail Tour, arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi. After your immigration and customs, you will be greeted by our company representative who will safely transfer you to the hotel. Complete all the check-in formalities and then head to your room to unwind after your long journey.

the afternoon, enjoy a private safari through Nairobi National Park, famous for its large black rhino population, buffalo, giraffe, lion as well as over 400 migratory and endemic bird species. End the day with a sundowner and watch the sun set over Nairobi.

Day 2: Drive To Tsavo West (250 Km: Approx. 4 Hrs.)

Today, after you have had your delicious breakfast, our expert driver/guide will pick you up at 7:30 am from your hotel, for the drive along the Nairobi/Mombasa Highway.

You will know when you have arrived at Tsavo West National Park by the vast sweep of the plains and the endless sky. You can’t miss the elephants here. The park hosts the largest population of elephants in Kenya, including some of Africa’s last big tuskers.

At the Ngulia Rhino Sanctuary, you could get the chance to see some of the 80 endangered rhinos that live here. And a visit to nearby Mzima Springs with its million liters of sparkling water will bring you up close to more elephants, hippos, crocodiles and other wildlife such as zebras and giraffes. You can even enter a glass viewing chamber to watch the life underneath the surface of a crystal clear pool – including schools of fish, crocodiles, and hippos.

The landscapes in this park always fascinate with their baobab trees and volcanic remnants. From acacia woodland to rugged desert to views of snow-capped Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tsavo West is a safari paradise. Lunch awaits as you arrive and you have the entire afternoon in camp/lodge at your leisure and taking in the raw beauty of Tsavo.

Day 3: Tsavo West -Tsavo East

Famously known for the legendary man-eating lions (man-eaters) Tsavo West and Tsavo East account for the largest of Kenya’s protected spaces by a comfortable margin, over 2 million hectares, and one of the world’s largest protected wilderness areas. This enormous size of Tsavo makes it one of the most biodiverse ecosystems in Kenya

Relish on a scrumptious breakfast and go for amazing and exciting morning game drive across this incredible ecosystem. You will also be amazed by the herds of red-dust African elephants – rolling in the oxide soil and turning themselves a dusky shade of red. In the grasslands and savannah, watch for large herds of giraffe along with the Big Five. Plus, down at the Galana River bisecting the park you’ll find hippo, crocodile and waterbuck.

Tsavo East National Park is also known for its outstanding geological formations. Mudanda Rock, a natural dam, creates a watering hole where you will likely spot thirsty elephants. And you always remember the Yatta Plateau, at 300 km, the longest lava flow in the world.

Day 3: Tsavo East -Mombasa & Kenya Coast Beach (120Kms -Approx. 3hrs)

But we are not done with Tsavo East National Park just yet! You rise with first light, and after breakfast, take one last game drive through vast 2 million hectare Tsavo ecosystem on your way to the train station at Voi. In the town of Voi, our guide will help you transition to the Madaraka Express, the new high-speed train to Mombasa and the coast.

Your first-class ticket is included with the tour, so relax in the comfort of your air-conditioned compartment and reclining seat. The train route is positioned higher than the roadway and provides an elevated view of the parks. And with its large windows, you’ll get great views of the passing landscapes of Tsavo East. In a little less than 2 hours, you will arrive at the state-of-the-art train station in Mombasa.

Your private driver will be will be waiting to take you on a drive you through Mombasa town to the ferry crossing to start your one hour drive to Diani beach. The drive will take you small towns and you will be able to see matatus, small craft shops as you head to your lunch, dinner and overnight beach Hotel

Day 4: Diani Beach Life And Relaxation

Diani is one of the most beautiful beaches on the Kenya coast and you need some time to appreciate this. After breakfast, you have the rest of the day to enjoy beach life on the Indian Ocean’s shores.

Enjoy the beauty of the blue water, bask in the sun while relaxing on the beach beds, go swimming, go on boat rides, take a leisurely walk on the beach, interact with the locals, or go on a camel ride.

Depending on the beach hotel booked for you, non-premium drinks are always included in the package. Take the entire day to appreciate Diani while enjoying meals prepared by some of Africa’s most experienced chefs.

Day 5: Boat Trip To Kisite-Mpunguti Marine Park And Wasin Island.

Have your breakfast at the hotel. Next, as per your Days Nairobi, Tsavo & Mombasa Road & Rail Tour itinerary, our coordinator shall drive you to Shimoni south of Diani.

From here, you will embark on a boat excursion to Kisite-Mpunguti and Wasin Island. At Kisite-Mpunguti, you may have an opportunity to see Dolphin and other fish species. And you are free to jump out of the boat to swim, snorkel or relax in the middle of the ocean.

After that, you will take your boat to Wasin Island where a variety of dishes are served. You’ll have a chance to test see food and fish as well as local juice prepared by women on this Island restaurant. The locals here will also share with you their culture which is very amazing.

After lunch, you will transfer by boat to Shimoni and then back to your Beach resort hotel for relaxation, dinner and overnight.

Day 6: Leisure Day At Diani Beach

Enjoy breakfast and spend a day at leisure.

You’re free to spend the day relaxing at the beach, taking a walk on this beautiful beach that stretches for 20km while observing tides and the Blue Ocean.

Return to your hotel for lunch, relaxation and swim in the pool or ocean. If you feel adventurous, take a sail on a wooden dhow to watch the sunset over the Indian Ocean.

Day 7: Departure

On the last day of your 8 Days Nairobi, Tsavo & Mombasa Road & Rail Tour, have breakfast at the hotel and check-out. Get transferred to the airport for your flight back home. Safe travels!

End Of Your Kenya Road & Rail Tour

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

8 Days Nairobi, Tsavo & Mombasa Road & Rail Tour