Kenya is very famous for its classic savanna safaris. You will witness dramatic extremes and classic contrasts in this beautiful country. Did you know that deserts and alpine snows are found both in Kenya? It has lots of forests and open plains. Nairobi’s flourishing metropolis and the different colorful tribal cultures are contrasts that Kenyans take pride in. In this you will find country a huge area of coral reefs and many freshwater lakes that seldom you see from other countries. By most people in Kenya, it is considered as the microcosm of East Africa recently. The top tourist attractions for decades have been the wild safaris of Kenya.
Today you will learn of the best ecotourism attractions in Kenya.
Nairobi National Park. Just 10 minutes away from the center of Nairobi is this park located at. As a matter of fact only a fence is separating the park’s wildlife from the metropolis. If you are in the park you can see the skyscrapers of Nairobi. The proximity of the park from the city and the relative size of it has boasts the park a huge and various wildlife. Different migrating animals including wildebeests and zebras gathering during dry season in the park you can witness. The most famous and successful rhinoceros sanctuary in Kenya is this place.
Malindi. The best coastal tourist attraction in Kenya is this place. The beautiful beaches and extensive coral reefs can be found in this beautiful region. You can find here different things to do like snorkeling, surfing, deep-sea fish observation activities, and some other water sports. It is protected from the urban crowd is a nearby park called the Malindi Marine National Park. Fine beaches with clear water and a huge variety of colorful fishes are what you will find in this area. Close to Mombasa and Lamu are two of the favorite destinations of locals.
Mount Kenya. It is the second highest mountain in the African continent, after Kilimanjaro but it is 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. The slopes are covered with green 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. Because of the Uaso Nyiro River that runs through it attracts huge wildlife. This place is a mixture of forest and grassland. 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 small park is named after a narrow break in the cliffs.
Today, Kenya is inviting you to visit all of its ecotourism attractions.