SAFARI DESTINATIONS IN KENYA
MASAI MARA GAME RESERVE
Maasai mara game reserve is located in Narok County a distance of approximately 270 kms from Nairobi and a driving distance of at least 5 hours. It’s also accessible by flight from Wilson airport to several airstrips in the game reserve and conservancies. The game reserve derives its name from the surrounding Communality who call is the Maa, is one of the most popular tourist destination and famous for the annual great migration that take place in July to October. Join absolute Holiday safaris – www.absoluteholidaysafaris.com for an amazing trip. Welcome all and enjoy the beauty of our Country. Some of the animals elephants, Buffalos, Antelopes, impalas, Giraffes, Zebras, Wildebeest, Hippopotamus , Crocodiles, Monkeys, Baboons, Cheetahs, Leopard, Rhino, dik dik, Elands, Topi etc.
SAMBURU NATIONAL RESERVE
Samburu national reserve is located in the Great Rift Valley on the northern part of Kenya; it’s an explored National reserve as it’s rarely visited by the Tourist. It measures approximately 104square kilometers and it’s mainly a savannah Grassland with clusters of acacia tress and Thorn trees. Its derives its name from the surrounding community the samburu People.
The national reserve as well supply of water from Ewaso Nyiro River which cuts through the reserve attracting a large number of wild animals that rely on it to drink water, it’s also as some unique species that include Gravy’s Zebra, Reticulated Giraffe, Necked gerenuk, Beisa onyx among other animals that’s can be found in other National park and game reserve. Absolute Holiday Safaris – www.absoluteholidaysafaris.com Your caring partner while on Holiday we are ready to take you to this national reserve and make sure you have great Memories of our country – Kenya.
LAKE NAKURU NATIONAL PARK
Lake Nakuru National Park is located west part of Nairobi a distance of 160kms and lie to the south part of Nakuru town. The park host the lake Nakuru which is one of the soda lakes located in the Great Rift Valley province. The park is approximately 188 square Kilometers and its ideal place for bird watching, game drive and hiking.
The park as a sanctuary for the endangered eastern black Rhinoceros and the southern White Rhino, A visit to this park is a sure bet that you must see the Rhinos. It’s also the place where you will see the unique Rothschild’s Giraffe, waterbuck, Lions, Leopard, Cheetahs, Baboon Monkeys, Pythons among other wild animals.
Concerning the birds we have the flamingos that feed on the elgae, pied kingfisher, African Fish Eagle, Goliath Heron, hamerkop, verreaux’s Eagle among others.
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AMBOSELI NATIONAL PARK
Amboseli National Park is located in Kajiado County, southern part of Kenya and its part of the popular National Park that attract a big Number of Tourist. Its highly know for its large number of Elephant herds and the view of the Mt. Kilimanjaro which as the Highest peak in Africa. Mt. Kilimanjaro is located in Tanzania and since Amboseli National park lies on its base you will be lucky to have a great and amazing view.
It’s as a large number of wildlife that includes Elephants, Buffalos, Giraffes, Buffalos, Zebra’s, Wildebeest, Generuk, Cheetahs, Lions, Lioness, Hyena’s, impalas and a big number of bird species. Join Absolute Holiday Safaris – www.absoluteholidaysafaris.com and we will make sure you really enjoy your Holiday with us.
The lake is located on the North West part of Kenya just an hour Drive from the capital City Nairobi. It’s a Freshwater lake that lies on the Great Rift Valley near Naivasha Town. The lake is at the highest elevation of the Great Rift Valley at 1884 meters.
Tourist can enjoy a boat ride to watch the several species of birds that inhabit in this lake and Hippopotamus. Absolute Holiday Safaris – www.absoluteholidaysafaris.com offer great day trips that combine with Hell’s Gate National Park.
HELL’s GATE NATIONAL PARK
Hell’s gate Located near Lake Naivasha and Naiovasha town was named after a Narrow break in the cliffs, once a tributary of prehistoric lake that fed early Humans in the Rift Valley. It’s a small National Park ideal for Hiking, Rock Climbing, walking, cycling and game drive as is known for its wide variety of wildlife and scenery.
Here you will find the Fischer’s Tower, Hell’s gate Gorge for a Nature walk and Central Tower columns as well as three geothermal power stations at Olkaria. The park can be accessed using the two main gates the Elsa Park Gate and Olkaria Park Gate. Absolute Holiday Safaris- www.absoluteholidaysafaris.com make private trip from Nairobi to this place at affordable rates.
MT. LONGONOT NATIONAL PARK
Another tourist attraction located south west of Naivasha and still in the Great Rift Valley Province. It’s ideal for hiking or walking where tourist and locals cover a distance of 7.1 kms from the gate to the crater rim and around the crater you cover another 7.2kms to complete the circuit. Absolute Holiday Safaris – www.absoluteholidaysafaris.com we do arrange daily day trips and you can reach us any day. You will be accompanied by great guides from the Mt. Longonot Gate.
LAKE BOGORIA NATIONAL RESERVE
Here the main attraction is Lake Bogoria where tourist/ Travelers main visit to see the hot water springs as the lake is geothermal active on the western part of the lake. Clients can enjoy the natural spa by bathing on the hot water springs. The lake is also famous for a large number of the laser flamingos and tourist enjoy taking amazing photos and watching them as they move in large groups.
Lake Bogoria is as well located on the great Rift valley province, the main land of this park is semi arid and you will find animals like the relatively uncommon greater Kudu, Cheetah, Zebras, Bufallos,dik dik, impala, caracal, Warthog, Baboons, Monkeys, hyena among other wild animals.
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ABERDARE NATIONAL PARK 4000 METRES ABOVE SEA LEVEL
Aberdare National Park is located in Central Kenya 100kms from the capital City of Kenya Nairobi. It was established in 1950 and covers an area of 766 square Kilometers, its forms part of the aberdare mountain range of landscape from Mountain peak to V shaped valleys intersected by streams, Rivers and waterfall.
There is also part of the rainforest and forest at the lower attitude that provide food for the wildlife and acts as a catchment of water for Kenya.
Wild animals found here includes Lion, Leopard, Elephant, East Africa Wild dog, Cape buffalo, Giant forest hog, Sykes Monkeys, Columbus Monkey, Eland, Suni, Side Striped Jackal, Olive Baboons, Bushbuck, Waterbuck among others.
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MT. KENYA NATIONAL PARK
Mount Kenya national Park is located in Central Kenya and was establish to protect the Mountain, the wildlife and the surrounding environment that forms the habitat for the wild animals and also a water Catchment are for Kenya.
Tourist and Climbers normally visit Mt. Kenya National Park to hike the mount either to Point Lenana or to Batian point. Several routes are taken and they include Sirimon route down Chogoria, Sirimon route down sirimon, Naro moru route down Chogoria. Join Absolute Holiday Safaris – www.absoluteholidaysafaris.com for great guides and amazing hiking.
The Capital City and the largest city in Kenya hosting a population of nearly 4-5 million people, its well developed and as a lot to offer to Tourist. You can have a full day to explore the city or two, below are the attraction places.
– Nairobi National park which is located in the city and as a great Number of wild animals, you can have a 4 hours game drive.
– Nairobi safari walk good for education and Nature walk
– Nairobi Animal Orphanage where you see animals at a close distance.
– David Sheldrick/Elephant Orphanage where you meet the baby elephants and you can adopt one if you wish.
– Bomas of Kenya to learn more about the 42 tribes of Kenya culture and traditions.
– Giraffe Center to feed and kiss the giraffes
– Kenyatta international Convention Center where you move to the rooftop and have a view of Nairobi from all directions.
– The shopping malls and drive via the parliament of Kenya, The senate of Kenya, Office of the President, Office of the deputy president and the streets of Nairobi.
– The Maasai market which is a mobile one from one place to another.
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Located on the coastal line of Kenya, the country oldest city and the second largest after Nairobi.
Areas to explore are as below:
– Fort Jesus which was constructed by the Portuguese in 1593 to 1596 and nowadays is the UNESCO WORLD Heritage site.
– Haller Park mostly visited by animal lovers
– Nguuni Wildlife Sanctuary located near the haller park and host a number of animals such as Giiraffe Ostrich, Tortoise, Elands, Onyx and a number of bird species.
– The busiest Kenya’s offshore Mombasa marine National Park.
– North Coast Beaches that include Nyali Beach, Bamburi Beach, Shanzu Beach, Watamu Beach and Malindi Beach.
– South Coast Beaches also include Shelly Beach, Tiwi Beach and Diani Beach which is most popular for Sailing, Snorkeling and Diving.
– Other places include The Old Town, The Elephant Tusks and the Mamba Village Centre.
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NAIROBI NATIONAL PARK
Nairobi National Park is located just few kilometers from the capital City Nairobi as well as from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. It’s the nearest place where you can have a great wildlife adventure from your Nairobi Hotel or while on Transit from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.
It allows Tourist to have a 4 hours game drive and the animals they find here include Lion. Lioness, Cheetah, Hyena, Leopard, Warthog, Giraffe, Zebra, Impala, Antelope among others.
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TSAVO WEST & TSAVO EAST
Tsavo west National Park is located in the Coastal Province of Kenya and covers an area of 9065 square Kilometers; it’s a popular destination in Kenya and frequently visited with trips starting from Mombasa or Nairobi. The Main attractions are its magnificent scenery, Mzima Spring and varied wildlife.
Tsavo East National Park is one of the oldest and largest parks in Kenya covering an area of 13,747 square Kilometers and it’s located in Taita Taveta County and Near Voi Town.
The main attraction of Tsavo East National Park is
– Mutanda Rock – Water Catchment area
– Aruba Dam – Attracts a large number of wildlife.
– Yatta Plateau – World largest lava flow
– Lugard falls – Series of white water rapid on Galana River
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