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Visiting Kenya Today: Top Ecotourism Attractions

Kenya is very famous for its classic savanna safaris. In this beautiful country you will witness dramatic extremes and classic contrasts. These are found both in Kenya, deserts and alpine snows. In this country you will see lots of open plains and huge forests. The flourishing metropolis of Nairobi and the very colorful tribal cultures are its pride. You will find in this country a huge area of coral reefs and many freshwater lakes. Recently, Kenya was considered by most people as the microcosm of East Africa. Kenya‘s wild safaris have been the top tourist attractions for decades.

Here are the few best ecotourism attractions in Kenya today.

Nairobi National Park. This site is just 10 minutes away from the center of Nairobi. The park’s wildlife is separated only by a fence from the metropolis. As a matter of fact if you are in the park you can see the skyscrapers of Nairobi easily. The park boasts a huge and various wildlife populations despite the proximity of the park from the city and the relative size of it. Including wildebeests and zebras are the different migrating animals gathering during dry season in the park you can witness. This place is famous since it is considered as the most successful rhinoceros sanctuary.

Malindi. The best coastal tourist attraction in Kenya is this place. The extensive coral reefs and beautiful beaches are found in this area. Like snorkeling, surfing, deep-sea fish observation activities, and some other water sports are the different things that you can do here. There is a nearby park protected from the urban crowd, the Malindi Marine National Park. A huge variety of colorful fishes are what you will find in this area as well as fine beaches with clear water. This place is close to Mombasa and Lamu, another two favorite destinations by the locals.

Mount Kenya. In the African continent, after Kilimanjaro, it is the second highest mountain and also the highest mountain in Kenya. This mountain has a lot of things it can offer you, mostly beautiful sights. Series of peaks are crowned with snow all year round. All the slopes are covered with forest. There are many easy destinations for any fit trekker including several lower peaks.

Samburu National Reserve. This peaceful place is a national park in the northern part of Kenya and is a sanctuary of almost all African animals. The Uaso Nyiro River that runs through it attracts huge wildlife all year round. You will find forests and grasslands in this place. You can all the big animals here including the three big cats that are lion, cheetah, and leopard can be found here.

Hell’s Gate National Park. This is most unique among Kenya’s wildlife parks, as you are allowed to enter, walk, and cycle here without a guide.

Today, Kenya is inviting you to visit all of its ecotourism attractions.