It is a very famous for many classic savanna safaris which the people of Kenya are proud of. In this beautiful country you will witness dramatic extremes and classic contrasts. These are found both in Kenya, deserts and alpine snows. It has lots of forests and open plains. Kenya’s pride is found in the different colorful tribal cultures and the flourishing metropolis of Nairobi. Huge areas of coral reefs and many freshwater lakes are what you will find in this country. By most people in Kenya, it is considered as the microcosm of East Africa recently. Kenya‘s wild safaris have been the top tourist attractions for decades.
This is the list of few of the best ecotourism attractions in Kenya.
Nairobi National Park. This site is just 10 minutes away from the center of Nairobi. 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. A huge and various wildlife populations despite the proximity of the park from the city and the relative size of it is what the park boasts. Including wildebeests and zebras are the different migrating animals gathering during dry season in the park you can witness. This place is famous since it is considered as the most successful rhinoceros sanctuary.
Malindi. This is Kenya’s number one site for coastal tourist attractions. The extensive coral reefs and beautiful beaches are found in this area. Like snorkeling, surfing, deep-sea fish observation activities, and some other water sports are the different things that you can do here. The Malindi Marine National Park is a nearby park protected from the urban crowd. A huge variety of colorful fishes are what you will find in this area as well as fine beaches with clear water. This place is close to Mombasa and Lamu, another two favorite destinations by the locals.
Mount Kenya. It is the second highest mountain in the African continent, after Kilimanjaro but it is the highest mountain in Kenya. There are many beautiful sights this mountain can offer for you. Crowned with snow are the many series of peaks throughout the year. All the slopes are covered with 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. A mixture of forest and grassland is this unique place. 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 is most unique among Kenya’s wildlife parks, as you are allowed to enter, walk, and cycle here without a guide.
These places are the top ecotourism attractions that you can find in Kenya today.