Well-known for savanna safaris, Kenya is a popular destination for visitors from all walks of life. Located in the East African Rift Valley, this African continent is known as a place for viewing world-class wildlife and stunning national parks. The month from July to September is an ideal time to visit Kenya for a relaxing getaway. Boasting of incredible natural beauty, cultural encounters and enthralling game drive tours, Kenya is a one-stop destination for every kind of visitors. Kenya tour package takes travellers on a fun-filled journey through some of the stunning game reserves that are sure to make your stay memorable.
A Kenyan Safari is something that should be experienced at least once in your lifetime. Kenya Safari allows the travellers to admire the spectacular natural beauty and traverse around unspoiled places in the diverse country. It also gives you an excellent opportunity to be up close and personal with the animals which will make your Kenya safari packages unforgettable and exciting. From seeing the wildebeest migrating into the Masai Mara and seeing herds of elephants in Amboseli against Mount Kilimanjaro backdrop to the magnificent Samburu leopards, Kenya definitely will leave you awestruck. You can combine your Kenya travel package with a gorilla-trekking adventure in Uganda or Rwanda, or even a tropical beach vacation.
Housing the best of Savannah, Great Rift Valley, mountain highlands and landforms, this East African country should definitely be on your destination list. The annual wildebeest migration is major highlight of the country and if you are lucky, you can witness the amazing migration and make most of the trip. From game viewing, camping to staying in exotic safari lodges, this country is a perfect getaway for your Kenya Holiday Packages.
Best time to go for Kenya Safari
The best time to experience the amazing wildlife and indulging in enthralling game drive tour is from the month of June to October. The weather during that period is dry and guests have an excellent chance to enjoy the safari ride and witness the breathtaking landscape of the region. During these months, it is also the best time when the Savannah flourishes and is an ideal time to explore famous places like Masai Mara, Amboseli and much more.
Famous Safari destinations in Kenya
Masai Mara National Reserve
Considered to be one of the famous popular game reserves in African continent, Masai Mara is a popular tourist attraction that has garnered tourists from all over the world. It is one of the amazing places to experience enthralling African safari and is sure to make your Kenya packages memorable. Masai Mara game reserve exhibits best of Savannah and allows travellers to explore and experience the amazing wilderness of Kenya. This national park passes through famous annual migration path of the iconic Wildebeest that extends from Tanzania’s Serengeti to Kenya. Zebra, giraffe, Coke’s hartebeest, topi, impala, Thomson’s and Grant’s gazelle, Defassa waterbuck, buffalo, and cheetah are some of the animals spotted in Masai Mara National Park.
Mount Kenya National Park
Mount Kenya is home to Africa’s second-highest mountain, Mount Kenya and is situated in Mount Kenya National Park. This national park is not only an amazing place but allows the travellers to indulge in an enthralling game-viewing option that is sure to make your Kenya travel packages worthwhile. Mount Kenya National park has been considered to be UNESCO World Heritage Site and garners tourists from all walks of life. Mount Kenya National Park is home to the Big Five -elephant, lion, cheetah, leopard, and rhino and baboon and monkey troops whose fascinating activity is a pleasure to watch. Animals including waterbucks, tree hyrax, elands, and the white-tailed mongoose can also be seen. Apart from the animals, you can witness numerous birds such as owls, ibises, hawks and eagles.
Amboseli National Park
Approximately four drives southeast of Nairobi, Amboseli National Park is often referred to as the’ Land of the Giants’ because of its massive tusked elephants. The name Amboseli derives from the word Massai, which means “salt dust.” Witnessing the big elephants up close is one of a kind experience that should be experienced during your tour to Africa. Amboseli National Park is popular in neighboring Tanzania for two things-the magnificent herds of elephants and the amazing view of Kilimanjaro. The park was declared a UNESCO-Mab Biosphere Reserve in 1991 and after Massai Mara which is known to be Kenya’s second most popular national park.
Lake Nakuru National Park
Enclosed by marshes, grassland and woodland, Lake Nakuru is nestled in the Great Rift Valley and is managed by Kenya wildlife service. Well known for its rhinoceros sanctuary, Lake Nakuru National Park is an ideal place to visit during your Kenya Honeymoon package. The park is an excellent location for wildlife spotting and is home to various water-loving animals such as hippos. Numerous flamingoes can be seen on the lake and turn it into a pink colour. Guests can take a view of the lake from Baboon Cliff and Lion Hill which are yet another popular tourist attraction in Africa.
Things to do in Kenya
Bush Safari & Game Viewing
Kenya is well known for its enthralling game drive tours and offers an excellent chance to the travellers to explore the amazing wilderness of Africa. Exciting and Intriguing game drives can be experienced in most parts of the country making your Kenya safari packages exciting and memorable. The beautiful Savannah grassland and amazing wildlife make it a perfect safari destination for every kind of traveller. Places like Masai Mara and Mount Kenya National Park offers amazing safari tours that are sure to make your stay worthwhile.
Apart from its breathtaking landscape and amazing wildlife, Kenya is also popular for its beach safari. Getting soaked in the salty ocean and experiencing the incredible views is one of the amazing things that should be done during your Kenya packages. Coastal Kenya is a cluster of mellow romance, while the woods are full of excitement. The main attraction for a beach safari is the coral reef and water activities at popular beaches of Mombasa, Lamu Island, Chale Island and many others. You can go diving, snorkeling, sailing, water skiing, kite surfing, kayaking and there’s a lot for thrill-seekers.
Home of the world’s most ferocious predators, Kenya is a paradise for bird lovers. Spotting of birds in the vast Savannah of Kenya is quite easy as they can be seen on the leftover of an animal corpse. Clubbed with big game safari, birding tour in Kenya adds a plus point for diehard nature lovers. There are more than 817 species of birds that have been recorded across the national parks of Kenya. The bird safari tour takes the travellers across Acacia Savanna, wetlands, rocky gorges, forests and coastal estuaries making your tour worthwhile.