Chyulu Hills

Chyulu Hills

Where is Chyulu?

Tucked away between Tsavo West National Park and Amboseli National Park, Chyulu Hills National Park consists of striking and diverse landscapes; not too far from the Kenya/Tanzania border.

How big is the park?
120 Km²


Sleepy cubs

Access to the park
It’s a dozen Km south of the main Nairobi-Mombasa road; easy to drive to. There are 2 airstrips.


Rolling hills of endless green, great blue skies and spectacular landscape views are what the Chyulu Hills provide.


Large mammals include buffalo, bushbuck, eland, elephant, leopard, giant forest hogs, bush pigs, reedbucks and giraffes.

Accommodation in Chyulu

2 campsites; no lodges, but Chyulu is easily accessible from neighbouring Tsavo West or Amboseli.
Zim-Zam circuit (4 days)
Park note

Horse riding, camping, mountain climbing and bird watching walks can be arranged. And perhaps the greatest claim to fame is ‘Leviathan Cave’ which is the world’s longedst lava tube.