Kenya Safaris Holiday Tours
The destination Kenya lies to the East of African continent bordering Uganda to the west, Tanzania to the South, Somalia, Ethiopia and South Sudan to the North and the Indian Ocean to the East. Kenya is one of the most popular Africa Wildlife Safari destinations and most especially the wild game viewing experience in Maasai Mara National Reserve which is an epicentre of Kenya wildlife safaris.
Kenya is traversed by the Eastern arm of the Great East African Rift Valley which is marked by fascinating escarpments, the chain of lakes and open savannah flats. Some of the lakes have unique features including Lake Nakuru with its millions of flamingos and Lake Magadi with its Soda Ash.
The Indian Ocean forming the eastern border of Kenya is vast and features extensive beach environment and coastal marina that forms one of the best East Africa recreational tour sites suitable for Sea, Sand and Sun.
Maasai – the famous nomadic and worrier traditionalists that reared hundreds of thousands of cattle in the savannah plains of Maasai Mara and Serengeti along with wild game have for long formed one of the iconic Kenya Safari attractions.
The destination Kenya features 19 National Parks and Game Reserves that form a strong ground for tourism development in Kenya making it the number two (2) foreign exchange earner following coffee. The popular parks and reserves include among others Amboseli National Park bordering Kilimanjaro Mountain and well known for its free ranging elephants, the Maasai Mara Reserve with the Great Migration which is one of the Natural wonders of the world, Samburu Game Reserve, Tsavo West and Tsavo East and Sweet waters (Ol Pajeta Conservancy) the only home to Chimpanzees.
Apart from the National Parks and Game Reserves, there are a myriad of other attractions that can be of interest to travellers on Safari in Kenya. Some of these include; Thika Coffee Plantations, Mosques and Fort Jesus at Mombasa, the Great Rift Valley, Mount Kenya which is Africa’s second tallest, Indian Ocean beaches, the dense forest tract of Kakamega and the views of Kilimanjaro Mountain on the northern border of Tanzania.
This diversity combine to generate a rich ground for Kenya wildlife safari tours, Kenya cultural tours, adventure vacation safaris in Kenya and agricultural and recreational Kenya holidays.