Kenya Attractions

ABERDARE NATIONAL PARK

About Aberdare National Park Aberdare National Park is located about 150km (93 miles) east of Nairobi and the experience in Aberdare National Park is unlike anywhere else in Kenya. Princess Elizabeth found out that she was Queen upon the death of her father at Treetops Lodge in Aberdare National Park. Since then this lodge has been […]

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AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK

 AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK Amboseli National Park was established in 1968 as a National reserve and was declared a national park in 1974. The name Amboseli means land of dust in the local Masai language. Amboseli National Park is located on the Southern part of Kenya immediately north-west of Mount Kilimanjaro, on the border with Tanzania. […]

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DIANI BEACH IN KENYA

All You Need to Know about Diani Beach in Kenya Surrounded by the breathtaking Indian Ocean, soft white sands, lush greenery and the striking shade of emerald blue that emerges from its clear warm waters, Diani Beach in Kenya is best for most relaxing retreat. It is indeed the perfect place to get away from […]

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HELL’S GATE NATIONAL PARK

About Hell’s Gate National Park Named for the intense geothermal activity within its boundaries, the Hell’s Gate National Park is a remarkable quarter of the Great Rift Valley. The park has spectacular sceneries. They include the towering cliffs, water-gouged gorges, stark rock towers and scrub clad volcanoes.  It is one of the most atmospheric Parks […]

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KAKAMEGA FOREST NATIONAL RESERVE

About Kakamega Forest National Reserve in Kenya Kakamega forest National Reserve, fondly referred to as a bird watchers paradise once stretched across the central Africa. It is a mid altitude tropical rain forest. Its relationship to West Africa is unique and the forest contains many species found no where in Kenya. The terrain comprises of […]

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KENYA UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES

About Kenya UNESCO World Heritage Sites A world heritage site is an area or landmark which is legally protected by an international convention through United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). This sites are designated by UNESCO as world heritage sites because of their importance in cultural, historical and scientific value. Kenya has seven sites […]

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LAKE BOGORIA KENYA

Overview of Lake Bogoria Kenya Lake Bogoria is a saline, alkaline lake and lies just south of Lake Baringo. With it’s ideal conditions it is home to one of the world’s largest populations of lesser flamingoes. The bleak Siracho Escarpment, and moss-green waves roll down the rocky, barren shores of Lake Bogoria. Due to the […]

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LAKE NAIVASHA

All you need to know about Lake Naivasha Lake Naivasha is a fresh water lake with sandy banks and fringed with papyrus in Kenya. The lake is also surrounded by forests of the yellow barked Acacia Xanthophlea, also known as the yellow fever tree. These forests are abundant with bird life. The waters of the […]

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LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK

LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK Lake Nakuru National Park is one the popular parks in Kenya. It is managed by Kenya Wildlife Service It gets its name from salty Lake Nakuru which is a shallow alkaline lake. Initially in the 1960’s, the park was a bird sanctuary before being upgraded to a National park in 1968. […]

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LAMU ISLAND KENYA

All about Lamu Island in Kenya The small island of Lamu is located on the Indian Ocean. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Lamu Island Kenya is also the oldest Swahili settlement with origins dating back to the 12th century. Walking along the  streets, you can see the island’s rich trading history reflected in […]

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MALINDI TOWN

All You Need to Know about Malindi in Kenya Malindi is a coastal town along the Indian Ocean. Having hosted Vasco da Gama’s fleet in 1498, Malindi town has been welcoming strangers ever since. It’s a bustling town that doesn’t quite have the architecture of Lamu or the easy-going charm of Watamu, but it makes […]

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MASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE

MASAI MARA NATIONAL  RESERVE Masai Mara national Reserve was established in 1961 as an animal sanctuary. It was given a National reserve status in 1974.Masai Mara national reserve is located in the Narok County on the Southern part of Kenya. The park is named after the Masai tribe who are the inhabitants of the surrounding […]

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MERU NATIONAL PARK

All You need to Know About Meru National Park Meru National Park is indeed wild and beautiful. It Straddles the equator and bisected by 13 rivers and numerous mountain-fed streams. It has diverse scenery from woodlands on the slopes of Nyambeni Mountain Range, north east of Mt. Kenya, to wide open plains with meandering riverbanks […]

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MOUNT KENYA NATIONAL PARK

Short Overview of Mount Kenya National Park The Mount Kenya National Park is located about 175 km (108 miles) from Nairobi. It covers around 700 square kilometres protecting the mountain between altitudes of 11,000 ft and 17,058 ft above sea level. The Mount Kenya National Park protects the unique ecosystem that is found on the […]

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NAIROBI NATIONAL PARK

All you need to know about Nairobi National Park This is the only national park in the whole world that is located in a capital city. A short drive out of Nairobi’s central business district is the Nairobi National Park. A wide open savannah plains with a backdrop of city skyscrapers, it host  a wide […]

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NATIONAL MUSEUMS OF KENYA

About National Museums of Kenya Museums in Kenya are managed by National Museums of Kenya (NMK) which is also a state corporation established by an Act of Parliament. The  museums role is to collect, preserve, study, document and present Kenya’s past and present culture and natural heritage. In addition, NMK also manages Regional Museums, Sites […]

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OL PEJETA CONSERVANCY

All you need to Know about Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya The Ol Pejeta Conservancy is a not-for-profit wildlife conservancy in Central Kenya, situated on the equator west of Nanyuki, between the foothills of the Aberdares and Mt Kenya. The Conservancy works to conserve wildlife and provide a sanctuary for great apes. Also to generate income through […]

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SAMBURU NATIONAL RESERVE

All About Samburu National Reserve in Kenya Samburu National Reserve is situated at the southeastern corner of Samburu District in the Rift Valley Province of Kenya. It is bordered to the south by Ewaso Nyiro River, which separates it from the Buffalo Springs National Reserve. The reserve covers an area of 165 Km² and is […]

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TSAVO EAST NATIONAL PARK KENYA

About Tsavo East National Park Kenya Tsavo East National Park is one of the oldest parks in Kenya. It is located South East of Kenya near the Town of Voi in the Taita-Taveta District. The park forms the largest protected area in Kenya and is home to most of the larger mammals. The sight of dust-red […]

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TSAVO WEST NATIONAL PARK

 Overview of Tsavo West National Park Tsavo West National park is approximately 188km west of Mombasa. It is the best for topography fans. It offers many activities and tourist attractions as well as wildlife safaris experiences. Tsavo West is one of Kenya’s larger national parks (9065 sq km), covering a huge variety of landscapes from […]

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WATAMU BEACH IN KENYA

About Watamu Beach in Kenya Watamu  in Kenya is a beautiful and peaceful village on the Kenya Coast, nestled between pristine beaches and lush tropical forest. Watamu, the name translates into ‘sweet people’ is a home to the Bajuni people; who trace their descendants to the intermarriages between the local Giriama People and the Arab […]

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