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Kenya: Top Attractions Including Masai Mara, Mombasa, Malindi and More

Kenya is one of Africa's most popular destinations with good reason. Here is an overview of the country's must-see attractions:

Kenya's Top 10 Attractions
Discover Kenya's top attractions and find out why Kenya is East Africa's most popular tourist destination. What to see when you're visiting Kenya includes Kenya's best safari destinations, trekking, beaches and towns. When you travel to Kenya, make sure these top attractions are on your list. Click on the headings below for more information...

The Annual Migration of Wildebeest and Zebra in East Africa
The Annual Migration of Wildebeest and Zebra in East Africa is one of nature's biggest spectacles. Find out where and when you can see the migration, best places to stay and some fun facts.

Kenya's Best Parks and Reserves
Kenya's Best Wildlife Parks and Reserves are listed in this article. Find out when to visit, where to stay and how to get to Kenya's top 10 safari destinations. Parks listed inlcude the Masai Mara, Tsavo, Amboseli, lake Nakuru National parks and more.

Masai Mara National Reserve (Kenya)
This is a Guide to the Masai Mara National Reserve in Kenya, one of the best wildlife parks in Africa. The annual migration of wildebeest and zebra cross into this small game park every year offering the visitor the greatest wildlife spectacle on earth. This guide to the Masai Mara tells you what wildlife you can expect to see, when to go,...

Amboseli National Park
A guide to Amboseli National Park, Kenya. Amboseli is one of Kenya's most popular safari destinations. The park is set in the shadows of Mount Kilimanjaro, offering incredible views (when it chooses to peak out from behind the clouds). Besides the beauty of the area, the main draw of Amboseli includes: a huge elephant population, prolific bird...

How to get from the Mara to the Serengeti and vice versa
Combining a safari in Kenya and Tanzania looks easy when you are viewing a map. You would think crossing the border between the Serengeti (Tanzania) and the Mara (Kenya) would be a mere formality. However, land crossings are not simple. You can cross the border on foot, but it is easier and will save you a lot of time, if you fly. Find out all...

Best Safaris in Kenya - Conservancies in Kenya
Kenya is Africa's most popular safari destination because of its abundance of wildlife, beautiful landscapes and cultural riches. But overcrowding has put some safari purists off visiting Kenya. Find out how you can experience the best safaris in Kenya by exploring conservancies around Masai Mara, Amboseli and the Laikipia plateau.

Nairobi's Top Attractions
Nairobi's top attractions include a national park, museums, wildlife orphanages, craft galleries and much more. Most visitors to Nairobi are in transit to a safari or beach holiday, but for those who stay a day or two, there is plenty to see and do. Visit the Karen Blixen museum, shop for souvenirs, and eat your heart out at the Carnivore...

Mount Kenya - Routes and Trekking Information for Mount Kenya
Mount Kenya is Africa’s second mountain, and despite peaking at over 5,000m it still seems to sit well and truly in Kilimanjaro’s shadow. Enjoy photos and a description of Mount Kenya's routes, to help you plan your trek up Mount Kenya's jagged snow-capped peaks, and through its sweeping glacial valleys.

Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Elephant Orphanage
A visit to the Sheldrick Trust's Elephant orphanage is a "must" when you're in Nairobi. Find out about visiting hours, how to adopt a baby elephant, and more. You get to meet the orphans, watch them get fed, and find out their life stories.

Images of Amboseli National Park
Images of Amboseli National Park, Kenya. Amboseli is one of Kenya's most popular national parks. With its huge elephant population and amazing views of Mount Kilimanjaro, Amboseli is a "must see" destination for those enjoying a safari in Kenya.

Best treks in Africa
The best treks and hikes in Africa are listed below. Challenging peaks can be found from Morocco's Atlas Mountains all the way down to South Africa's Drakensberg. Africa's most popular trekking destination is Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain on the continent. Lesser known ranges like Uganda's Rwenzori Mountains offer an incredible array...

Birds of Kenya - Photos of Kenya's Birds
Birds of Kenya. Photos of birds in Kenya that you can see while on safari. Kenya is home to hundreds of species of birds. These images of Kenya's birds include flamingos, ostriches, vultures, kingfishers, eagles, hornbills, pelicans, cranes and many more. You can see many bird species on any Kenyan safari, but for serious birders there are...

Nairobi, Kenya
Guide to Nairobi, Kenya's capital city and East Africa's center of commerce. Find out where to stay, eat, what to see, tours and more.

Tsavo East National Park
Kenya's largest park, Tsavo East National Park is just an hour's drive from Mombasa and home to giraffe, elephant, lion, cheetah - basically all the favorites. Luckily its man-eating lions have long since been dealt with.

Tsavo West National Park
One of the top attractions of this national park are the Mzima springs. You get to watch elephants bathe among the hippos and the crocs from a unique vantage point of an under-water glass tank. The baobabs that dot the landscape aren't too shabby either.

Amboseli National Park
One of Kenya's most popular parks, home to the Maasai and wonderful views of Mount Kilimanjaro . The wildlife is plentiful with more than 50 mammal species to look for.

Mombasa
A comprehensive guide to Kenya's popular coastal city. Accommodations, facts, history, restaurants and more.

Lamu
Lamu is Kenya's oldest inhabited town, it dates back to the 14th century and its "old town" is largely unchanged. With its strong Muslim roots this UNESCO World heritage Center is a must-see.

Malindi
Wonderful beaches and excellent snorkeling make this historic town one of Kenya's top attractions. Information on what to see, accommodations, restaurants and more.

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