Tsavo West – LUMO - is more mountainous and wetter than its counterpart, it is covered in fairly thick bush but has spectacular natural scenery. The neighbouring Tsavo West National park includes volcanic cones, rocky outcrops and lava flows, mountains, river forest, plains, swamps, lakes and wooded grassland. Lake Jipe and the Mzima Spring,s the Chaimu Crater and Roaring Rocks, with their panoramic view s are all worth a visit. Although the game is not as easy to spot as in Tsavo East it’s all here, it is known for bird life and for its large mammal’s e.g. black rhino, Cape buffalo, elephant, leopard, hippo and Masai lion. There are also other smaller animals that can be spotted in the park, such as the bush baby, hartebeest, lesser kudu and Maasai giraffe.
Lions Bluff Lodge. Situated in the Lumo Community Wildlife Sanctuary (bordering Tsavo West) amidst peace and quiet, yet easily accessible from Mombasa and Nairobi, Lions Bluff’s 14 traditionally-built en-suite cottages from whose verandas you can see miles and miles of Africa with Mount Kilimanjaro as your backdrop. The Sanctuary preserves a unique eco system rich […]