KENYA

Kenya is a country in East Africa with coastline on the Indian Ocean. It encompasses Savannah, lake lands, the dramatic Great Rift Valley and mountain highlands. It’s also home to wildlife like lions, elephants and rhinos. From Nairobi, the capital, safaris visit the Masai Mara Reserve, known for its annual wildebeest migrations, and Ambrose National Park, offering views of Tanzania’s 5,895m Mt. Kilimanjaro.

Below is a summary of what to expect;

  • Waterfalls
  • Mountains
  • National Parks
  • Game Reserves
  • Craters
  • Volcanos
  • Farming
  • Wildlife
  • Lakes
  • Rivers
  • Cultures & tribes
  • Historical sites

Main Attractions

Masai Mara National Reserve

Masai Mara National Reserve (also known as Masai Mara or the Mara) is situated within the Great Rift Valley in the southern part of Kenya. Measuring approximately 1510sq. kilometres (approx. 938sq. miles) in size, this unfenced savannah grassland is roughly 150 miles southeast of Nairobi.

Maasai Mara National Reserve – weather and climate

The vast Masai Mara reserve is located at an altitude of between 4,875 and 7,052 feet above sea level, giving it a damp climate and more moderate temperature than most of Kenya.

Amboseli History & Overview

Amboseli was declared a national reserve in 1968. It became a national park in 1974. However, in 2005, President Mwai Kibaki transferred control from the Kenya Wildlife Service to the Olkejuedo County Council and its residents, the Maasai tribe.

Lake Nakuru National Park

Lake Nakuru National Park was established in 1961. It now covers an area of 180km² (69.5 square miles) and is situated in the Great Rift Valley – 156km northwest of Nairobi in the Nakuru district of the Rift Valley Province.

Mount Kenya National Park History & Overview

Mount Kenya stands a magnificent 5199m (17,057 feet) above sea level, dominating the view for miles around. It is the second highest mountain in Africa, next to Mount Kilimanjaro, and was formed hundreds of years ago by a series of volcanic eruptions.

Tour Packages

6 DAYS LAKE MANYARA / SERENGETI / NGORONGORO ITENARY

6 Days
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7 DAYS TARANGIRE / L.MANYARA / NGORONGORO / SERENGETI

7 days
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3 DAYS LAKE MANYARA / NGORONGORO

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