Kenya, a place of exotic wildlife, grasslands and crystal beaches. With different tourist attractions, you will always have something new to experience with spectacular views. Here are the tourist attractions you cannot miss on your trip to Kenya.
Top 5 Places to Visit in Kenya
1. Maasai Mara National Reserve-
In the list of attractions in Kenya, Maasai Mara National Reserve is on top. The season between the months of July to October is the best time to visit here because you can see the Great Serengeti Migration in this period. Zebra, gazelle and wildebeest move through Grumeti and Mara rivers. Additionally, The major attraction over here are African lion, elephant, Cape Buffalo, African Leopard and rhinoceros.
2. Lake Nakuru National Park-
The flock of flamingoes at the shores, make this place to look pink and spread over 188 km, this place is best to visit for birdwatchers. The park with grasslands and wetlands hosts over 400 species of avifauna nesting. Also, You can see both black and white rhinos along with lions, leopards, giraffes and, zebras.
3. Mombasa –
It is the second largest city in Kenya. Also, It is famous for the coastal beauty. With widespread coral reefs and beaches namely Diani, Nyali And Shanzu offer you the spectacular beauty. The Palms swaying with little winds and the waves will make you click as landscape. This place is famous for one of the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Fort Jesus. Also, One more famous site is Old Town with the architecture of Portuguese and Islamic style.
Facing towards the India ocean at Galana River, this charming town can surprise you delightfully. Additionally, Favoured with the coastal location, it gives you the pleasure of seeing gorgeous beaches. Here you can visit Marine National Park, Watamu Marine National Park and, Arabuko-Sokoke Forest Reserve. Not only beaches, for history lovers there are, monuments like Vasco da Gama Pillar from the year 1498 and the archaeological site of the Ruins of Gedi.
5. Mount Kilimanjaro –
The highest mountain in Africa, 5895 meters above sea level, has three dormant volcanoes. Kibo, Mawenzi and, Shira are the name of those volcanoes. This is a place for serious trekkers. For those who just want to see the nature’s beauty. Also, it offers scenic rain forest, alpine desert and, an Arctic summit as well. Means variety of ecosystem at one place.
Reading this article will surely make you keep Kenya in your destination wish list.