From feeding the Giraffes to playing with adopted orphan elephants, from taking breathtaking hot-air balloon rides, to witnessing the cheetah hunt on the zebra, Kenya has a lot to offer.
The skyrocketing popularity of Kenya mostly depends on the population of the huge mammals. The list includes cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus), Lion (Panthera leo), Hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibius), rhinoceros, giraffe (Giraffa, zebra (Hippotigris), the African elephant (Loxodonta), wildebeest (Connochaetes), and the African buffalo (Syncerus caffer).
Swahili is the local language, which is known as Maa.
Learn to speak Kiswahili
A few words go a long way in making things easier for you in a new country…so here goes!!!
Jambo – Hello
Habari! – How are you?
Mzuri Sana – I am fine, thank you!
Sisemi Kiswahili – I can’t speak Swahili
Hapana – No
Ndiyo – Yes
Asante sana – Thank you very much!
Kwaheri – Good bye!
Best time to go
From late June to October is the best time to visit Kenya.
Where to go
- Masai Mara National Reserve
- Lake Nakuru National Park
- Lake Naivasa
- Amboseli National Park
- Bogoria Lake
- Ol Pejeta
- Aberdare National Park
- Tsavo National Park
- Samburu National Park
What to do
Hot air balloon ride-
the most incredible way to witness the beauty of this vast ecosystem is going for a hot air balloon safari over the beautiful land.
Governors Private Camp luxury stay-
For a very comfortable and private visit to this place check for accommodation option at the Governors private Camp.
Spend a day with the Masai people-
While on your trip, you can pay a visit to the Masai community and have a taste of their culture.
Kenya Currency – Kenyan shilling
1 Kenyan shilling = 0.68 INR
1 Dollar = 100 Kenyan shilling (Approx)
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More about Kenya
- Special activities – Hot Air Balloon Safari
- Be the witness of great Migration of Kenya
- Nairobi city Tours
- Big 5 Safari
The population of birds is also huge and the list includes ostrich (Struthio camelus) and flamingo. The beauty of this magical land is not only confined to the jungles, parks, and reserves but also witnesses a rich culture and some fascinating landscapes. As a result, jungle safaris are the main attraction of Kenya mainly in and around the reserves.