Altitude: 1080 m.a.m.s.l.
An airstrip on the south eastern end of Tsavo west national park
, near the Maktau southern gate. Its facilities are limited to those available at the KWS
offices nearby.What to do there?
Catch a flight into or out of the park, with a gate nearby for all permit or payment related business. Or board one for an air safari.
A list of other things to see inside the park can be found on our attractions page
.Best time to visit
The dry seasons of July to February every year
Location of Maktau airstrip
Maktau airstrip is situated just off the Voi — Taveta road, and near the south eastern border of Tsavo West national park.
For more information on this location please see the map below.How to get there?
By air or road. With passenger buses plying the Voi — Taveta route nearby though flights may have to be booked elsewhere.
Or drive to the location, using a private or rental vehicle. For more information on this location, please see the map below.