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Amboseli Serena Lodge
Zebras In Front Of The City, Nairobi
Nairobi, Kenya
Amboseli Serena Lodge
Pool, Amboseli Serena Lodge
Elephants, Tsavo East National Park
Giraffe, Tsavo East National Park
Dining, Kilaguni Serena Safari Lodge
Cheetah, Tsavo East National Park
Beach, Mombasa
Beach, Mombasa

Kenya Rail Safari

4 day Rail Safari – from £1289

With flights from £1979

Combine the National Parks of Amboseli and Tsavo using the modern Madaraka Express rail service as it travels between Nairobi and Mombasa where a relaxing beach stay can be added.

Highlights:
  • Embark on luxurious train journeys, where comfort meets adventure
  • Immerse yourself in the breathtaking landscapes and wildlife of Amboseli
  • Witness the beauty of Tsavo as you enjoy thrilling game viewing
  • Relax at the lodge and observe wildlife at the waterhole

Your Itinerary

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If you would like to add a Mombasa or Zanzibar beach stay after your Kenya safari just let us know.

Zebras In Front Of The City, Nairobi

Day 1 – Arrive Nairobi

You will be met and transferred to your Nairobi hotel with the rest of the day…

You will be met and transferred to your Nairobi hotel with the rest of the day at leisure. Head out and explore the city, perhaps enjoying a visit to the Karen Blixen or Nairobi National museums, or maybe find a restaurant to savour some of the local cuisine.

    Eka Hotel, Nairobi

Zebras In Front Of The City, Nairobi
Amboseli Serena Lodge

Day 2 – Amboseli

This morning transfer to the modern Nairobi Terminus Station on the outskirts of the city for…

This morning transfer to the modern Nairobi Terminus Station on the outskirts of the city for the 0820 departure aboard the Madaraka Express train.

Inaugurated in 2017, this modern rail service travels along the new Nairobi to Mombasa standard gauge rail line. You will travel in the comfort of First Class with recliner seats and plenty of leg room and there is an informal dining car where snacks and drinks can be purchased. The journey to Emali takes around 1.5 hours so you can sit back, relax and enjoy the Kenyan countryside as it rolls past. A vehicle from Serena Amboseli Lodge will be waiting at the station to transfer you into Amboseli National Park.

Lunch is served at the lodge, before heading off on an exciting game drive to seek out the large herds of elephants with the ever present scenic splendour of Mt. Kilimanjaro forming a backdrop. Return to the lodge as the sun sets.

    Amboseli Serena Lodge, Amboseli

    Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Amboseli Serena Lodge
Elephants, Tsavo East National Park

Day 3 – Tsavo

There is another chance to spot some wildlife on a morning game drive, before transferring by…

There is another chance to spot some wildlife on a morning game drive, before transferring by road to Tsavo West National Park, arriving in time for lunch at the Kilaguni Serena Lodge. Enjoy some time to relax, before an afternoon game drive. Tsavo has an impressive variety of wildlife including the Big 5 and numerous bird species and a visit will be made to Mzima Springs where you may see hippos in the lagoon and other game.

    Kilaguni Serena Lodge, Tsavo West

    Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Elephants, Tsavo East National Park
Cheetah, Tsavo East National Park

Day 4 – Mombasa

Following breakfast and an early morning escorted nature walk, transfer to Mtito Andei Railway Station to…

Following breakfast and an early morning escorted nature walk, transfer to Mtito Andei Railway Station to catch the 1120 train to Mombasa. The journey takes around 3 hours so sit back in your First Class seat and watch the scenery gradually turn greener as you approach the coast. On arrival, transfer to your beach hotel.

    Breakfast
Cheetah, Tsavo East National Park

Your Itinerary

If you would like to add a Mombasa or Zanzibar beach stay after your Kenya safari just let us know.

Day 1

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Arrive Nairobi

You will be met and transferred to your Nairobi hotel with the rest of the day at leisure. Head out and explore the city, perhaps enjoying a visit to the Karen Blixen or Nairobi National museums, or maybe find a restaurant to savour some of the local cuisine.

    Eka Hotel, Nairobi

Zebras In Front Of The City, Nairobi

Day 2

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Amboseli

This morning transfer to the modern Nairobi Terminus Station on the outskirts of the city for the 0820 departure aboard the Madaraka Express train.

Inaugurated in 2017, this modern rail service travels along the new Nairobi to Mombasa standard gauge rail line. You will travel in the comfort of First Class with recliner seats and plenty of leg room and there is an informal dining car where snacks and drinks can be purchased. The journey to Emali takes around 1.5 hours so you can sit back, relax and enjoy the Kenyan countryside as it rolls past. A vehicle from Serena Amboseli Lodge will be waiting at the station to transfer you into Amboseli National Park.

Lunch is served at the lodge, before heading off on an exciting game drive to seek out the large herds of elephants with the ever present scenic splendour of Mt. Kilimanjaro forming a backdrop. Return to the lodge as the sun sets.

    Amboseli Serena Lodge, Amboseli

    Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Amboseli Serena Lodge

Day 3

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Tsavo

There is another chance to spot some wildlife on a morning game drive, before transferring by road to Tsavo West National Park, arriving in time for lunch at the Kilaguni Serena Lodge. Enjoy some time to relax, before an afternoon game drive. Tsavo has an impressive variety of wildlife including the Big 5 and numerous bird species and a visit will be made to Mzima Springs where you may see hippos in the lagoon and other game.

    Kilaguni Serena Lodge, Tsavo West

    Breakfast, lunch and dinner
Elephants, Tsavo East National Park

Day 4

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Mombasa

Following breakfast and an early morning escorted nature walk, transfer to Mtito Andei Railway Station to catch the 1120 train to Mombasa. The journey takes around 3 hours so sit back in your First Class seat and watch the scenery gradually turn greener as you approach the coast. On arrival, transfer to your beach hotel.

    Breakfast
Cheetah, Tsavo East National Park

Meals & Inclusions

3 nights accommodation
3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners
Travel by 4×4 vehicle
Game drives led by an expert guide
First Class rail travel
National park fees
Arrival and departure transfers

Flights & More

With FREEDOM, you can book your Kenya Rail Safari rail safari and flights together, as an ATOL protected package. Our Travel Experts can find the best priced Economy, Premium or Business Class flights for you.

You can also personalise your holiday. Why not add:

  • Extra nights in Amboseli or Tsavo National Parks
  • A Mombasa or Zanzibar beach stay after your safari
  • A stopover in Dubai on your way home

Next Step

Please get in touch with our Africa Experts to start planning your holiday. You’ll have a single point of contact from your first enquiry through booking.

Kenya Rail Safari

4 day Rail Safari – from £1289

With flights from £1979

Price typical for travel between April and June. Please note, prices can vary throughout the year and are higher during peak seasons. Prices are per person based on two people sharing a double or twin room and include en suite accommodation, game drives and most meals.

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