Looking for someone with Kenya experience to share their top 5 favorite sights/activities. If safaris please include specific company. I am starting to plan my upcoming trip and need to gauge how much time where.
Thanks in advance!
choosing kenya Nairobifor your safaris is the right thing, as recommended by Milcah Kipruto (director at skyjet tours and travel ltd), Kenya's incredible diversity can't barely be captured in few sentences ,visitors flock here to witness wonderful wildlife,sunbathe on sparkling beaches,climp the snow-capped mountains,swim&dive in the idyllic clear waters of Indian ocean....."kenya !! sweetland of africa" tourists all over the world choose kenya as their prefered destination., in most cases kenya is being referred as MAGICAL KENYA because of the following reasons;
some of the many national parks and reserves found are
Tsavo East National Park*Tsavo West National Park*Amboseli National Park the only ultimate destination where one can enjoy wildlife safaris while watching Mount Kilimanjaro view
*Masai Mara 2 hosts the 8th wonder of the world, the wildebeest migration, the all world come to witness the incredible , energitic and breath-taking migration.*Lake Nakuru National Park -this park famouse for bird watching (paradise of birds)*Sweetwaters Game Reserve ol-pajeta consevancy well known for chimpanzees our closest counsinsthe list of park and game reserves is endless....
>communities in kenya have different , ex-ordinary cultures ,well known are the maasai's, the turkanas,the samburus and the swahilis
mode of dressing,songs,believes,rituals,possession makes this communities unique in their own way &style
>the coolest beaches are found in Watamu , the most voted beach in africa Malindi the real fun is here, blue sky, blue waters, sunset rays sunrise rays, oooh noo others inlude Mombasaother attractions include; historical sites Fort Jesus ,museums - Nairobi National Museum some of activies to do while in kenya safari include
1,mountain climping 2.skydiving 3.roadtrips 4.swimming 5.clubbing 6,attending cultural ceremonies 7birdwatching 8. safari-rally 9.cycling 10.etc ,,so many
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kenya is the original home of Africa safari holiday,its pupolar destination no wonder Kenya tourism board (KTB) was voted the best in AFRICA.
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In Kenya there are so many attractions starting from large concentration of wild animals e,g the big five animals (Elephants,Rhino,Buffaloes,Lion and Leopard)
Lake Nakuru National Park is well known for large concentration of flamingos and over 450 species of birds.
aerial view of lake Nakuru
> Beach Holidays.
Mombasa known for its amazing and coolest beach holiday where you can relax or go for scuba diving and paraglidingDiani Beach
>There are super cultures, mainly associated with the Maasai ,Samburu ,Swahili and Turkana communities
>beautiful scenery in kenya ie
There are many more things to see and alot of activities to do in kenya.
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Hey Shaun! You'll have a great time no matter what. Kenya is so fascinating, and the wildlife is incredible!
I only have two recommendations:
First: check out the Elephant orphanage in Nairobi It is expensive by Kenya standards, but it might have been the happiest hour of my whole life!! You can't watch those guys and not smile.
Second: I lucked out and went on a tour that involved 3 days of walking and 4 days of driving. The walking safari portion was AWESOME and taught me a lot about the land and the rhythm of life that I wouldn't have seen otherwise. We didn't see many animals up close during the walking portion, but plenty once we were driving inside the Maasai Mara National Reserve. So if you can find a safari that includes a walking portion - take it!
The Big Five - Lion, Elephant, Buffalo, Leopard & Rhino.
The Special Five - Reticulated giraffe, Somali Ostrich, Grevy Zebra, Gerenuk and Beisa Oryx.
Prehistoric sites - Specific tourism niche provided by Skyjet Tours and Travel. Include Koobi Fora(cradle of mankind), Kariandusi and Olorgesailie.
Historic Sites: Fort Jesus, Vasco Da Gama pillar, Mnarani ruins, Jumba la Mtwana ruins, Gedi Ruins etc
Culture. Village visits and taking part cultural activities for example Maasai village visits.
Maasai Mara Game Reserve
Tsavo West National Park
Tsavo East National Park
Amboseli National Park
Samburu Game Reserve
Shaba Game Reserve
Lake Nakuru National Park
Mt. Kenya National Park
Include: Boat-riding, Skydiving(Diani Beach), animal trekking, hiking, white-water rafting, rock-climbing, mountain climbing, camping, birdwatching,Scuba diving, surfing etc.
Skyjet Tours and Travel, Nairobi
Safaris, city tours, air ticketing, hotel reservations and special tour niches.
We spend three weeks with James Robertson of Kerr and Downey. Excellent tour, costly but worth it. They take you to the areas that no one else goes..in three weeks we had only one day where we saw other safaris..other than that...Kenya was ours!