Looking for a tour to exciting new places? Come and view the big 5 while in their natural habitat, the vast savanna of Kenya. Tourism is huge in Kenya, but greater still, are the spectacular views of some of the world’s largest mammals. Each of the big 5, rhino, lion, leopard, elephant and buffalo can be found in the game parks of Kenya.
The first of the “5” is the endangered rhino. In the 1900’s, many believed that the rhinos would go extinct. Poachers had so depleted the population that park security for these animals greatly increased, along with the start of many nurseries. For example, Parks such as the Nairobi National Park are sanctuaries where the rhino, the most endangered Kenyan animal, can reside. (Read More…)
Kenya, a major tourist attraction located in east Africa along the equator, is home to the second highest mountain in Africa. Although shorter than Kilimanjaro, Mt. Kenya offers a much harder climb. Not only is the long trek difficult and laborious, but the extreme cold and permanent glaciers require gear and perseverance.
Climbing the 17057 foot mountain is an experience of a life time. Making it to the top and seeing the breathtaking view spread out before you is worth everything it took to make it up to the top. Take a picture by the sign at the peak to show your friends, or have a snow ball fight in Africa that you won’t forget. (Read More…)
While touring in Kenya, you will see many great works of art, one of which is the world renowned soap stone carvings. The natives of Kenya are highly skilled at their work and produce products that will amaze you as well as enhance your home. The work of a soap stone carver is not at all easy; in fact it may take many weeks to finish a single product.
Kisii is a small town around an hours drive south of Nairobi, and is the center headquarters for the artisans. Once you arrive their, prepare to be surprised by the brilliant work that takes place there. From animals, to entire chess boards, to simple candle holders, the smooth cold stone blocks are turned into wonders. (Read More…)
Right in the heart of East Africa, lies the lush Serengeti National Park. If you are ever touring in East Africa (Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda), Serengeti is the place to go. From gorgeous views of Mt. Kilimanjaro, to hot air balloon rides, as well as sights of the greatest wildebeest migration on the globe, the Serengeti National Park is a must-see!
Once you have arrived, the Serengeti National Park management will see to all your needs. For a wilderness experience simple stay at the luxury tented camps. These 5 star accommodations are intimate, private and exclusive. Each one is set in special locations allowing day game drives for the whole family. Amazing views of the hundreds of species that inhabit the park are available to you at Serengeti National Park. If you choose a comfortable hotel instead of the luxury tented camps, the experience is just as profitable. The luxury lodges are overlooking wonderful hippo pools and from their vantage point you can watch the animals with ease. All the accommodation at Serengeti National Park offer game drives, and sundowns. (Read More…)
This week’s featured tour is the Migration Camping Safari tour. This custom design tour is an 11 day /10 night tour. Here you will travel to Kenya’s top game parks and camp in luxury tents. In these comfortable tents you will be able maintain a life of luxury in the atmosphere of adventure.
To start off your tour you will fly in to the Nairobi airport and stay in the Southern Sun Hotel for one night. This hotel is very well accommodated and a perfect place to relax after a long plane ride. You will be able to relax by the pool and get a good nights rest before embarking on your adventure. In the morning you will be transferred to the Porini Mara Camp. The Porini Mara Camp is situated in the Ol Kinyei Conservancy. This wildlife reserve is only 18km from the famous wildlife park, Masai Mara. (Read More…)
If you are planning to take a safari in Kenya, you have many options to choose from! You could take a luxury camping safari in the Mara, or enjoy beautiful lodges with many game rides. On a safari in Kenya, you will be able to enjoy the experience of seeing wild animals first-hand and watch them while they live their unpredictable lifestyles.
Places to go for a safari in Kenya: There are so many different places you can go for a safari in Kenya. (Read More…)
For those of you who want to see the wildlife of Africa, Kenya is a great place to visit. Kenya is famous for its wildlife that roams the grasslands of Africa. You will be able to spot a large amount of animals, from the tiny dick-dick to the enormous elephant. By taking a guide and a four-wheel drive car, you can spy on the majestic lioness stalking her kill or the watch the leopard lounge in the tall acacia trees. The wildlife of Kenya is the perfect place for you.
If you are touring during the migration season (July – October), you will have the chance of a lifetime! (Read More…)
With 10 luxury guest tents the camp is very exclusive, giving you a real ‘in the bush’ experience during our Kenya Wilderness Explorer tour. The tents are very spacious and have private verandahs along the length of the tent, providing a secluded and private ‘space’ for you to relax and enjoy the beauty of this African wilderness. (Read More…)
Kenya offers a wide range of Safari Packages from the standard wild-life safaris to the luxury ecofriendly private tours. As you begin to plan your Kenya Safari Package, make sure you understand the differences between these types of tours. For those looking for a “normal” tour of Kenya, you will want to stick with the standard safaris, however, if you prefer something extra special, consider a luxury private camp tour. (Read More…)
The Masai Mara in Kenya is perhaps one of the highlights of travel in East Africa. This national game park, which is located right on the edge of Kenya, is an amazing place to spot the “Big 5.” Game trackers from all over the world come to visit the Mara to get a first hand glimpse (Read More…)