Kenya is one of Africa’s most popular destinations with good reason. Kenya is a country of dramatic extremes and classic contrasts and it is one of the most fantastic places on earth. Since, Kenya is the most popular tourist destination for national parks, trekking, beaches, deserts, tribal cultures, freshwater lakes and coral reefs and towns. Kenya is the only place where you can find warmth and openness, and an abundance of superb scenery. Well, here are some of the most beautiful, fantastic, and interesting places to visit in Kenya.
Masai Mara National Reserve
Masai Mara National Reserve is one of the top attractions in Kenya and the country’s most popular game park. Masai Mara National Reserve is situated in the southwest corner of Kenya near Lake Victoria and the Masai Mara National Reserve is one of the country’s most popular safari destinations. Masai Mara National Reserve is comprised of many numbers of wildlife such as 95 species of mammals, amphibians and reptiles and over 400 birds species have been recorded including annual wildebeests migration involving over 1.5 million animals. With its stunning annual migration of Zebra and wildebeest, it draws thousands of tourists who came here to watch the exceptional population of game. This is an ideal place from which to view the big five such as lions, elephants, rhinos, leopards and buffalos.
If you enjoy a little adventure try a walking safari with a Maasai guide. Hot Air Ballooning is a popular pastime that provides an expensive but unique experience. You can also take some excellent cultural tours to learn more about the Maasai. Masai Mara National Reserve also offers great array of accommodation, from luxury tented cabins to camp sites. The best time to go is between July and October when the wildebeest and zebra are at their highest number and offer plenty of food for lions, cheetahs, and leopards. The entry fee for the Masai Mara Reserve was $80 per adult per day. Don’t miss out the chance to explore all these attractions in a single trip.
Lake Nakuru is a very shallow lake located in the central Kenya and it is often called as greatest bird spectacle on earth. Lake Nakuru is famous for its huge flocks of flamingos that enjoy the alkaline waters of this shallow soda lake. The Nakuru Lake’s abundance of algae attracts vast quantities of lesser flamingos, sometimes more than one million at once. The white rhinos and the Rothschild giraffes make the visit worthwhile. The Lake Nakuru is the great area to see a wide variety of monkeys.
Nakuru Day Tours is the worthy trip where you can get your satisfaction and also you can view complete place of comfort a midst wild animals. Lake Nakuru is the great place for bird watchers. There is no particular time to visit this lake as you can explore all the year round. It also offers you with the best accommodations as you can find two main lodges, several public and private campsites in the park.(Image by: Kevin Fenaughty)
Don’t miss out these two fascinating places to explore. Enjoy!
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