Kenya is getting increasingly popular with tourists from all over the world. This is hardly surprising, considering the huge variety the country offers with respect to its attractions and activities.
Kenya is an exceedingly rewarding destination for travelers, with its range of attractions ranging from the best beaches, to wildlife sanctuaries, attractions related to culture and more. There is no dearth of quality.
Let us look at the major attractions and sights on offer . . .
- Safari Trips
Kenya has a well maintained system with respect to its national parks. These are among the best in entire Africa. The country is thus counted among the topmost safari destinations in the world. The Amboseli National Park and Masai Mara number among the top destinations in the world. The tourist high seasons, Jul – Aug and Dec – Jan. Make sure you visit the Saiwa Swamp National Park and Mount Elgon National Park.
Recommended safari tours in Kenya:
- Visit the Swahili coast region
The Swahili coastal region is one area that is set apart. The area has been frequented by Arabs ever since the 9th century. The Swahili culture is thus a vibrant mix of cultures, from Indian, African and Arab.
Make sure you catch a Taarab performance, this is seductive music played at festive occasions. The five hundred kilo meters of white sand beaches are another excellent reason to go to the coastal region.
- Visit a tribal village
The Turkana, The Masai and Samburu peoples have retained their tribal and traditional lifestyle. Make sure you experience the elaborate tea drinking ceremony and watch traditional dance.