The country’s amazing landscapes, breathtaking wildlife and a wide variety of cultures, are indeed why many tourists prefer Kenya as their dream vacation spot.
Safari adventures to this East African country, are guaranteed to make the whole experience so captivating, you will have to come back.
Here are five reasons why tourists keep visiting Kenya:
Maasai Mara Wildebeest Migration
This spectacular event was declared the seventh wonder of the world. It’s no doubt one of the best Kenya holiday destinations. In Mara reserve’s vast plains, thousands of wildebeest and zebra enter from Serengeti in Tanzania.
This phenomenal wildlife migration happens once a year. What makes it even more interesting is the entry of crocodiles, lions, cheetahs and leopards as they prey on these herbivores on the move.
Mid July and November is the appropriate season to witness this Nature’s spectacular event. There are wide variety of Masai Mara camps and lodges, strategically located to provide the best views of this massive migration.
National National Park
Just 7km from Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, the park has become a major destination for international conferences. With most of the hotels in Nairobi providing world class facilities, the number of travellers to this city is ever increasing.
For most guests attending events in this city, one fact makes their time here very interesting – Nairobi National park is just some minutes-drive from the central business district.
This makes it very easy to sample its attractions and relax after conferencing. Major wildlife attractions in this vast savannah include; Black rhinoceros, lions, leopards, cheetah, buffaloes, and zebras. You can also have a relaxing moment at the Nairobi Safari Walk just within the park.
Africa’s Finest Beaches
Kenya’s coastal region is famed for having some of the best tropical beaches. White powdery beaches and a paradise of palm trees makes it a haven for holiday makers. There is also a wide variety of marine life and water sports.
World class holiday Resorts and hotels in Mombasa offer modern facilities, services and a very diverse cuisine making them a good spot for relaxation, both for families and couples. Being tropical beaches means, tourists can visit any time of the year and get good value for their money.
Kenya is home to one of the highest mountains in Kenya – Mount Kenya. Mount Kenya provides enough adventure even to experienced climbers. The view from this mountain is breathtaking and indeed a good reward to those who make it to some of its peaks.
Another mountain for hiking experience is Mount Elgon. Did you know that the best views of the snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro, though in Tanzania, are from Kenya?
Looking forward to seeing hot springs and geysers during your Kenyan adventure? Lake Bogoria in Kenya’s Rift valley is the place to visit. Lake Nakuru is another attraction popular for thousands of flamingoes flocking its shore. This sight is no doubt one to miss during your safari.
Kenya has some of the finest golf courses in the region. Tourists, who enjoy teeing off during the vacations, always see the country as one of preferred choices for them. The spectacular golf courses landscapes and tropical climate makes it a holiday haven for sport tourists. Coastal golf courses next to the Indian Ocean to highlands ones with rugged terrain is indeed reason Kenya is a loved golfing destination.
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