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5 Days Walking tour itinerary for kenya: Walking Safari On Kenya's Volcanic Field

Amboseli National Park, Chyulu Hills, Kibwezi, Tsavo West National Park

Safari Tour
Walking Tour
Camping Tour

Explore on foot, the off beaten trails of the wild side Africa, covering guided nature & wildlife safari across Chyulu Hills, hiking adventure, and other activities around the region.

DAY 01

DAY 01- Nairobi - Kibwezi

  • Depart from Nairobi around 08:00 am, and proceed towards Kibwezi on a 3-hour drive down Mombasa road.

  • At Kibwezi, leave the tarmac, and take a dirt road (probably an optimistic term for it), for the 30 km ride to where the walking tour starts towards the caves.

  • Have lunch comprised of cold cuts, salads, bread and cheese, cold beer or soft drink.

  • After lunch, commence 1 hour walk to the entrance of the caves.

  • Spend the afternoon exploring the caves.

DAY 02

chyulu Hill walking hill

  • Explore sections of one of the longest "Lava Tube" caves in the world - Leviathan. These caves, relatively rare worldwide, were formed when molten lava of specific type and viscosity flowed down a slope at a specific angle. The surface layer cooled and solidified, but the lower part, still molten, continued to flow on down. At this point, somewhere up the hillside, a collapse of the surface crust occurred through which air entered, and so, a tube evacuated itself just below the surface.

  • Spend afternoon and the evening down in the caves looking at some of the fascinating formations found therein - Sink holes, lava ropes, stalagmites & stalactites, benches, and of course the secondary, water-formed features.

DAY 03

Hiking walking on chyulu

  • Early morning departure by road to the top of Chyulu Hills after breakfast. 

  • The area is known for superb walking country with gently undulating grasslands, interspersed with dense patches of forest.

  • Possibility of viewing herds of eland, antelope, giraffe, zebra, and wildebeest with slightly lesser chance to see elephant, lion, buffalo, and other game that live in the area.

  • Probable views of Kilimanjaro just 50 km away.

  • Night will be spent along the crest; probably cool and windy with low cloud in the early morning. (Therefore, warm sleeping bag comes in handy).

DAY 04

Chyulu Hills safari walk

  • Full-day of guided walks with experienced English-speaking guide.

  • All meals and overnight at the camp.

DAY 05

Adventure Walking safari on chyulu hills

  • Early morning game drive or short walk before a late breakfast / early lunch.

  • Drive along the crest road and down the western side of the hills for the drive back to Nairobi or connect with train to Mombasa, arriving in the late afternoon.

  • 780 USD Per Adult (* An all inclusive packages)
  • Transport by safari vehicle.

  • Services of English-speaking driver and chef.

  • Flying Doctors Emergency evacuation cover.

  • All airport/hotel/airport transfers.

  • Game park entrance fees.

  • Services of local Maasai guides.

  • All campsite fees and community fees.

  • 1 litre drinking water per person per day.

  • All camping equipment including use of our 2-person tents, stools, foam mattresses.

  • Three meals a day while on safari whether vegetarian or non-vegetarian prepared by our safari chef.

  • Personal travel insurance.

  • Sleeping bags.

  • Visits to cultural villages.

  • All airport taxes and visas.

  • Hotel accommodation in Nairobi before and after the safari.

  • Any other extras not stated as included above e.g. alcoholic beverages, gratuities to your guide and porter's.

Tour Information:

  • Tour duration: 5 says walking safari on Chyulu Hills.

  • Start: Either from Nairobi, Mombasa, or any Coastal city of Diani, watamu, or Malindi.

  • End: Either in Nairobi, Mombasa, or any Coastal city of Diani, watamu, or Malindi.

  • Accommodations: As per itinerary.

  • Group Size: Daily guaranteed departure on every confirmation.

Amboseli National Park, Chyulu Hills, Kibwezi, Tsavo West National Park

Safari Tour
Walking Tour
Camping Tour

Contributed By

Nicholas Ndegwa

starting from
USD 780
Type of Tour

Private Tour


This tour is offered throughout the year.

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