Hanfeeding a giraffe or viewing the sun rise across the Savannah from a hot air balloon are some of the fantastic activities on offer in Kenya.
Nestled in East Africa with the Indian Ocean caressing its coastline, Kenya is a dream destination for beach lovers, adventure seekers and those passionate about wildlife .
The country is home to a world of exotic wildlife, breathtaking scenery and fascinating cultures. From the stunning savannahs, luscious lake-lands, to the magical mountainous highlands, Kenya offers breathtaking landscapes and scenery which will leave a lasting impression. The beautiful diversity of the land is only exceeded by the range of striking flora and fauna and the fascinating colourful native cultures of this diverse country
When one thinks of Kenya, one word immediately comes to mind – SAFARI. As one of the best places on the planet to experience the 'Big 5' and with over 45 National parks and reserves, Kenya is a fantastic destination for first time safari goers, honeymooners or those who are experienced travellers and avid safari goers . From hordes of wildebeests thundering across the grasslands, a pride of lions bathing in the sun, elephants giving each other mud baths, to rhinos basking in the sun; these are just some of the brilliant and unique wildlife you will encounter on your Kenyan adventure.
Be sure to check out the jewels of Kenya such as the Maasai Mara National Reserve which is famous for the Great Migration when thousands of zebras, wildebeests and gazelles travel to the Serengeti and also considered to be the greatest game reserve on the planet ; the Tsavo National Park with its rhino sanctuary, and Chaimu crater for spotting birds of prey. Lake Nakuru and Naivasha are also must sees, swarming with thousands of preening flamingos as is the Amboseli National Park, where you can have a close encounter with an elephant and enjoy stunning views of the extraordinary Mount Kilimanjaro standing at 5,895 metres high.
After experiencing the captivating grasslands, take a trip to the East African coast, towards the white sandy beaches, glorious tropical islands and vibrant coral reefs. You may be surprised to learn that beyond the savannahs, Kenya is endowed with a trove of coastal treasures! Dive and snorkel among the fish in the coral reefs, lay back and soak up the sun on the pristine beaches, and visit the beautiful islands rich with Swahili culture and history.
Kenya’s metropolitan life is no less interesting. The night life is vibrant, modern, and buzzing. Experience the entertainment offered by the nightclubs, lively bars and bustling casinos and indulge in the mouth-watering national and international cuisines on offer. Kenya boasts a rare and beautiful balance of progressive societies, existing side by side with ancient tribes who proudly retain their beautiful traditions and customs, living in harmony with nature.
There’s no other place on earth which boasts the spirit of adventure and romance like Kenya does. Whether you’re living it up in Nairobi, the country capital, basking on the Eastern beaches, or eye to eye with elephants in the savannah, one thing is for sure – you’ll be having the time of your life. .