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North of the Galana River, Tsavo National Park East, Kenya
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For years we had wanted to do this area but were not allowed. Have done it every year for the... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
llandiel0
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Saundersfoot, United Kingdom
True wilderness.

For ears this area was out of bounds due to poaching and bandit activity but it is now available to... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
mfuwe
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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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North of the Galana River, Tsavo National Park East, Kenya
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

For years we had wanted to do this area but were not allowed. Have done it every year for the last three years. The road is excellent, we have never seen another car the whole time we were there. Have seen leopard, cheetah, elephant and...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

For ears this area was out of bounds due to poaching and bandit activity but it is now available to the 'ordinary' Safari goer with David Sheldrick Camps available in the far north around Ithumba Hill. Self catering only bring in food and take out...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2015

Tsavo East NP north of Galana River has been closed for decades for tourists.In the years of drought the elephants destroyed the vegetation and then the poachers killed the elephants.Now the area recovered and is accessable for tourists - and its worth while because of...More

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