Tsavo West National Park in Kenya covers an area of about 9,065 sq. km, and is located about 200 km south - east of Nairobi and 220 kilometer from Mombasa.
With the Mount Kilimanjaro sitting on its flank, Tsavo West National Park - a recent volcanic area, abounds in hills/mountains (like the Chyulu or Ngulia hills and Chaimu crater), in lake/rivers/springs (Jipe lake, Tsavo river and Mzima springs) and other geological particularities such as lava flows (Shetani flow), caves (Shetani caves) and outcrops rock and ridges (Roaring rocks).
The 'Big Five' - Lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard and rhino can be found in the park along with a fine range of antelope and bird species.
With its proximity to Mombasa Tsavo West National Park is a great safari option for those planning to relax on Kenya's beaches after safari.
Safari Tours to Tsavo West National Park, Kenya
Tsavo West National Park is 240km away from both Mombasa and Nairobi
Sample Safaris to Tsavo West National Park;
- 3 Days Tsavo East and Tsavo West National Park Kenya Safari
- 4 Days Kenya Safari to Tsavo West, Amboseli and Tsavo East from Mombasa
- 5 Days Kenya Safari from Mombasa to Tsavo East, Amboseli, Tsavo West and Taita Hills Salt Lick Game Sanctuary
Safaris to Tsavo West National Park (or any of the parks in the Southern Kenya Safari Circuit) can begin from;