Maasai Mara

Also spelt Masai Mara, is one of the best tourism destinations in Kenya. This is due to a host of reasons including the popular annual wildebeest migration.

Other animals traversing the vast grassy plains and gently undulating hills of the most popular park in Kenya include elephants, lions, cheetahs, zebras, hippos, a host of antelopes.

Around the Mara are quintessential Maasai villages.

Nairobi

Nairobi is Kenya’s capital city as well as a popular safari and getaway destination.

The attractions within Nairobi include Nairobi National Park, Nairobi Safari Walk, David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (Elephant Orphanage), Giraffe Center, Giraffe Manor, National Museums of Kenya, Kitengela Glass and Karen Blixen Museum. Karen Blixen is famous for the book (and film), Out of Africa.

Nairobi National Park

Nairobi National Park, about 7 km from Nairobi City, is the oldest national park in Kenya. The park boasts of the title: ‘the only national park in a country’s capital city in the world’.

The main attractions include a range of wildlife e.g. lion, cheetah, leopard, hyena, rhinoceros, antelopes, a diverse species of birds, the wildebeest and zebras (during their migrations in July and August), the Nairobi Safari Walk and the Ivory Burning Site Monument.

Amboseli National Park

Amboseli National Park is known as the home of elephants due to the large elephant herds in the landscape. From the park is a spectacular view of phenomenal Mount Kilimanjaro, just across the Kenya-Tanzania border.

Other wildlife in the park include zebras, giraffes, cheetahs and diverse bird species.

Tsavo East National Parks

Tsavo East National Parks

One of the oldest and largest parks in Kenya, Tsavo East is home to elephants, rhinos, buffalos, lions, leopards, hippos, crocodiles, waterbucks, lesser kudu, gerenuk and hirola and over 500 species of birds.

Other attractions include the longest lava flow in the world, the 300 kilometre Yatta Plateau. 

Samburu 

Samburu ranks among the wildlife-rich destinations in Kenya. Plus Isiolo, the landscape hosts Samburu National Reserve, Buffalo Springs National Reserve, Shaba National Reserve which are among the best safari destinations in Kenya. 

The rare Grevy’s zebra, Somali ostrich, and gerenuk (long-necked antelope) are some of the species traversing the landscape. Ewaso Nyiro River, flowing from Mount Kenya to the Jubba River in Somalia, is one of the main physical features in Samburu. 

Tsavo West National Parks

Separated from Tsavo East by the Nairobi-Mombasa highway, Tsavo West offers one of the best wildlife viewing in the world. Animals found in the stunningly beautiful, vast, jagged wilderness include elephants, buffalos, rhinos, hippos, lions, leopards, cheetah as well as a host of bird species.

Apart from the wildlife, the other major attractions include Mzima Springs (a series of natural springs) and the Shetani Lava Flows.

Lake Nakuru National Park

Kenya capital & safari gateway, with Nairobi National Park & museum

Lake Naivasha

Samburu is one of the wildlife rich destinations in Kenya. 

Samburu National Reserve, Buffalo Springs National Reserve, Shaba National Reserve are some of the top wildlife destinations in Kenya. 

The rare Grevy’s zebra, Somali ostrich, and gerenuk (the giraffe-like, long-necked antelope popular for standing on two legs to reach the fresh twigs) are some of the species traversing the Samburu landscape. 

Ewaso Nyiro River, flowing from the Western slopes of Mount Kenya to the Jubba River in Somalia, is one of the main physical features in Samburu. 

Hell’s Gate National Park

Also spelt Masai Mara, is one of the best tourism destinations in Kenya. This is due to a host of reasons including the popular annual wildebeest migration.

Other animals traversing the vast grassy plains and gently undulating hills of the most popular park in Kenya include elephants, lions, cheetahs, zebras, hippos, a host of antelopes.

Around the Mara are quintessential Maasai villages.

Mount Longonot National Park

CENTRAL Kenya circuit: The region around and including the largest mountain in Kenya: Mount Kenya. Most attractions in this circuit offer thrilling and adrenaline-thumping activities and adventures such as climbing Mt Kenya, hiking, bungee jumping, rafting, kayaking.

Mount Kenya National Park

CENTRAL Kenya circuit: The region around and including the largest mountain in Kenya: Mount Kenya. Most attractions in this circuit offer thrilling and adrenaline-thumping activities and adventures such as climbing Mt Kenya, hiking, bungee jumping, rafting, kayaking.

Kisumu

Impala Sanctuary, Dunga Beach, Kit Mikayi, Ndere Island National Park

Kit Mikayi

Kenya capital & safari gateway, with Nairobi National Park & museum

Rusinga Island

Samburu is one of the wildlife rich destinations in Kenya. 

Samburu National Reserve, Buffalo Springs National Reserve, Shaba National Reserve are some of the top wildlife destinations in Kenya. 

The rare Grevy’s zebra, Somali ostrich, and gerenuk (the giraffe-like, long-necked antelope popular for standing on two legs to reach the fresh twigs) are some of the species traversing the Samburu landscape. 

Ewaso Nyiro River, flowing from the Western slopes of Mount Kenya to the Jubba River in Somalia, is one of the main physical features in Samburu. 

Ruma National Park

Impala Sanctuary, Dunga Beach, Kit Mikayi, Ndere Island National Park

Lake Victoria

Kenya capital & safari gateway, with Nairobi National Park & museum

Kakamega Forest

Samburu is one of the wildlife rich destinations in Kenya. 

Samburu National Reserve, Buffalo Springs National Reserve, Shaba National Reserve are some of the top wildlife destinations in Kenya. 

The rare Grevy’s zebra, Somali ostrich, and gerenuk (the giraffe-like, long-necked antelope popular for standing on two legs to reach the fresh twigs) are some of the species traversing the Samburu landscape. 

Ewaso Nyiro River, flowing from the Western slopes of Mount Kenya to the Jubba River in Somalia, is one of the main physical features in Samburu. 

Chalbi Desert

Impala Sanctuary, Dunga Beach, Kit Mikayi, Ndere Island National Park

Lake Turkana

Kenya capital & safari gateway, with Nairobi National Park & museum

Lake Baringo, Lake Bogoria

Samburu is one of the wildlife rich destinations in Kenya. 

Samburu National Reserve, Buffalo Springs National Reserve, Shaba National Reserve are some of the top wildlife destinations in Kenya. 

The rare Grevy’s zebra, Somali ostrich, and gerenuk (the giraffe-like, long-necked antelope popular for standing on two legs to reach the fresh twigs) are some of the species traversing the Samburu landscape. 

Ewaso Nyiro River, flowing from the Western slopes of Mount Kenya to the Jubba River in Somalia, is one of the main physical features in Samburu. 

Mombasa

Impala Sanctuary, Dunga Beach, Kit Mikayi, Ndere Island National Park

Malindi 

Kenya capital & safari gateway, with Nairobi National Park & museum

Watamu

Samburu is one of the wildlife rich destinations in Kenya. 

Samburu National Reserve, Buffalo Springs National Reserve, Shaba National Reserve are some of the top wildlife destinations in Kenya. 

The rare Grevy’s zebra, Somali ostrich, and gerenuk (the giraffe-like, long-necked antelope popular for standing on two legs to reach the fresh twigs) are some of the species traversing the Samburu landscape. 

Ewaso Nyiro River, flowing from the Western slopes of Mount Kenya to the Jubba River in Somalia, is one of the main physical features in Samburu. 

Lamu Island

Impala Sanctuary, Dunga Beach, Kit Mikayi, Ndere Island National Park

Wasini Island

Kenya capital & safari gateway, with Nairobi National Park & museum

Diani

Samburu is one of the wildlife rich destinations in Kenya. 

Samburu National Reserve, Buffalo Springs National Reserve, Shaba National Reserve are some of the top wildlife destinations in Kenya. 

The rare Grevy’s zebra, Somali ostrich, and gerenuk (the giraffe-like, long-necked antelope popular for standing on two legs to reach the fresh twigs) are some of the species traversing the Samburu landscape. 

Ewaso Nyiro River, flowing from the Western slopes of Mount Kenya to the Jubba River in Somalia, is one of the main physical features in Samburu. 

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