Indians love the Kenya safari and the tourism diverse product ranging from pristine white sandy beaches that are close to marine and national park at the Kenya coast to snow capped Mt. Kenya on the equator, the Great Rift Valley and its lakes teaming with bird life; and its wildly natural beauty. CNN Travel has recently named Watamu and Diani among the 25 Top Beach destinations in Africa.
Kenya is not only about safaris there is much more one can explore and experience. Stay in the lap of nature amidst all the luxury; experience the best of the best spa experiences, or quench your thirst for adventure or just want enhance your knowledge on coffee as you get to taste some of the best quality coffee.
Popular Tourist attractions and activities in Kenya:
Massed herds of migrating wildebeest, red-robed tribesmen and flamingo-carpeted lakes: you can't get much more of a classic East African experience than when on a Kenya safari. Kenya is home to the iconic Maasai Mara and a wide range of other safaris such as 4X4, Balloon Safari, horseback Safari, Helicopter Safari, Walking Safari etc. Abundant wildlife means it is an ideal destination for both first-time and seasoned safari travellers. You'll be in good hands when on safari in Kenya with high standards of accommodation and service. There is a great mix of lavish, colonial-style lodges, funky boutique hotels and amenity-packed resorts to choose from.
The beaches of Kenya are some of the world's most alluring playgrounds. Besides the beauty and tranquility, they offer plenty of opportunities for water sports and other beach vacation activities or simply sun-bathing. One will not be surprised to find that more than 50% of Kenya's international standard hotels are based along the coast. Some of the fun things to do while on your beach vacation on the Kenya coast are: Dolphin-Watching, Dhow Trips, Visit to the Marine Parks, Deep-sea fishing and Scuba Safari.
For lovers of extreme and adventure sports, Kenya would be a perfect destination to consider. White Water Rafting takes place in Sagana at the River Tana. The Hell's Gate National Park is located near Lake Naivasha on the Great Rift Valley, about an hours’ drive from Nairobi where visitors can enjoy cycling. Bungee Jumping takes place over a 60m tower. This offers a high adrenaline moment as jumpers first climb the tower, are fitted with the cord and then take the plunge. Mt. Kenya Climbing Adventure safari in the snow-capped 5000m+ Mt Kenya is a challenge to many seasoned mountain climbers.
Kenya has many beautiful towns and cities that are a big attraction to tourists and visitors. While most tourists come to see animals in the game reserves, lakes and mountains, many others visit popular towns like Mombasa, Nairobi, Lamu and Malindi to enjoy many interesting sights, sounds and entertainment offered in these towns. There are many nightclubs, discos, casinos, bars and pubs in Nairobi, Malindi as well as in Mombasa which provide complete entertainment to the tourists.