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Tour Overview

Salt Lick Safari Lodge in Kenya is a renowned, internationally acclaimed destination nestled in the stunning Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary. It has long been celebrated as one of the world's most photographed lodges, offering a luxurious and unparalleled safari experience where wilderness meets luxury. With its breathtaking views of the Tsavo plains and exceptional standards of service, the lodge is a masterpiece that harmoniously blends opulence with the natural world, inviting travelers to indulge in an extraordinary escape amidst Africa's untamed beauty.

"Madaraka", derived from the Swahili word for 'freedom,' embodies the core principle behind the inception of this cutting-edge railway line. Designed to seamlessly transport passengers from the capital to the coast, this state-of-the-art rail system operates at speeds of 120 km/h (75 mph), swiftly reaching its destination in approximately 6 hours.


  • Madaraka Express Tain
  • Taita Hills Wildlife Sanctuary Located in the Sanctuary
  • World War1 Museum and battlefields Located in the Sanctuary


An Inclusive Holidays Africa representative will greet and transport you to the Mombasa Terminus, where you'll board a train departing at 0800hrs to Voi. Enjoy an air-conditioned safari experience through Tsavo Parks, observing elephants and other wildlife on the vast plains. The elevated train route ensures safety and provides an enhanced view of the savannah. Arriving in Voi around 1200hrs, you'll be transferred to your overnight lodge, a journey of less than an hour.

 Accommodation: Saltlick Safari Lodge | Full board

Experience morning and afternoon game drives in a sanctuary bridging Southern Tsavo West National Park, vital for wildlife dispersal between Tsavo East and West. This area is a prized ecological zone and tourism hotspot. Its mountainous terrain provides stunning vistas of Kilimanjaro, Pare, and Uluguru mountains, along with the Taita Hills. A seasonal river divides the sanctuary, creating picturesque valleys and plains.

 Accommodation: Saltlick Safari Lodge | Full board

Following breakfast, proceed to check out and transfer to Voi Terminus for your Madaraka Express train journey to Nairobi, departing around 1000hrs. Traverse the historic Tsavo East and West National Parks, offering chances to spot iconic wildlife such as elephants, giraffes, and majestic big cats like lions and cheetahs! Anticipate arrival around 1430hrs, where you'll be greeted and transported to the airport for your onward flight.

Trip includes


Two Nights Full-Board Accommodation at Salt Lick Lodge

Accommodation incl. of all-day drinking water

Return 1st Class Train Tickets

Return transfers from Voi Train station

Two game drives

Sanctuary entry fees

WW1 Talk & visit Artifacts Museum @Taita Hills Safari Resort

Ticket to the parks

Two half-litre bottles of mineral water per person per day while on safari

Luggage Tags

Airport Transfers

During this safari, your package covers breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

For the safety and well-being of our guests, we register them with Flying Doctors, ensuring rapid evacuation in case of illness. This service is complemented by their comprehensive travel insurance coverage. Your peace of mind is our priority

Transportation in LAND CRUISER 4X4 during the safari with 6 people per vehicle, non-exclusive use to guarantee window-seat to all; First Class Train from Mombasa to Voi and on to Nairobi.

Flying Doctors for emergency evacuation

Mineral water in vehicles, during the safari.

Tickets to the Parks and Reserves


International and Domestic Flights

International or Domestic Flights

Visa Fees (US$ 50 per person) 

Personal Expenses such as Drinks, Laundry, Telephone, tips to hotel staff, gratuities to Driver/Guide, etc.

Travel Insurance - we strongly recommend that comprehensive travel insurance be purchased for the duration of your journey to protect against any missed or delayed flights, illnesses, etc that may cause cancellation of your travel plans.



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Below cancellation policy is only for land services and we will follow the cancellation policy of airline companies for domestic flights.

  • If the booking is canceled 8 weeks to the departure you can get full refund.
  • If the booking is canceled 7 weeks to the departure, we will refund 100 EUR only.
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Under any circumstances, there will be no refund for the promoted tours. The balance will be identified as "Future Tour Credits" to use in the future. Please contact [email protected] or your tour operator to change tour dates and other details.

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