Parks & reserves

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Tana River Primate Reserve

The Tana River Primate Reserve, which is known to the local people as Mchelelo is a 170 sq. km reserve formed to protect two endangered…

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Tsavo West National Park

Tsavo West National Park is located in the Coast Province of Kenya. The park covers an area of 9,065 square kilometres. The A109 road Nairobi-Mombasa…

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Ol Donyo Sabuk National Park 

Ol Donyo Sabuk, or Kyanzavi in Kamba, is a mountain and national park adjacent to a small town near Thika in Kenya. The town is…

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Bisanadi National Reserve 

Bisanadi National Reserve is a wildlife reserve in Isiolo County, Kenya sitting adjacent to Meru National Park.  The park is home to the lion, African…

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Mount Longonot National Park 

Mount Longonot is a stratovolcano located southeast of Lake Naivasha in the Great Rift Valley of Kenya, Africa. It is thought to have last erupted…

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Ruma National Park 

A mosaic of landscapes, ranging from riverine woodland and rolling savannah to magnificent escarpments and towering cliffs, Ruma National Park promises undiscovered wildlife treasures and…

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Lake Elmenteita 

Lake Elmenteita is a soda lake, in the Great Rift Valley, about 120 km northwest of Nairobi, Kenya.  The salt lake is known for its…

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Shimba Hills National Reserve 

The Shimba Hills National Reserve is a small National Reserve in the former Coast Province of Kenya, 33 km from Mombasa and 15 km from…

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Lamu Island

Lamu Island is a port, city, and island just off the shore of Kenya in the Indian Ocean approximately 150 miles from Mombasa. It is…

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Beaches

Kenya is home to some of the most stunning beaches with powder white beaches flanked by beautiful barrier reefs sitting by Mombasa and neighbouring islands…

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Wasini Island

Wasini Island lies in southeast Kenya 3 kilometres off the coast of the Indian Ocean, 75 kilometres south of Mombasa, and 3 kilometres opposite the…

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Manda Island

Manda is an island of the Lamu Archipelago on the east coast of Kenya, known for the prosperous 9th century ports of Takwa and Manda…

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Lake Turkana 

Lake Turkana, formerly known as Lake Rudolf, is a lake in the Kenyan Rift Valley, in northern Kenya, with its far northern end crossing into…

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Lake Naivasha National Park 

Lake Naivasha is a freshwater lake in Kenya, outside the town of Naivasha in Nakuru County, north west of Nairobi.  It is part of the…

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Laikipia Plateau

An idyllic and lesser-visited area that is often referred to as the gateway to Northern Kenya, the Laikipia Plateau is an undiscovered ecosystem of wilderness…

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Mount Kenya National Park 

Climbing to 5,199 metres, Mount Kenya National Park is home to the second tallest mountain in Africa with breath-taking scenery surrounding this masterpiece designated a…

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Chyulu Hills National Park 

Tucked away between Tsavo West National Park and Amboseli National Park, Chyulu Hills National Park boasts striking and diverse landscapes. Verdant rolling hills of endless…

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Solio Ranch 

Solio Ranch or Solio Game Reserve is a privately owned wildlife conservancy located in Kenya’s Central Province. The ranch is a fenced, privately owned protected…

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Hell’s Gate National Park 

Hell’s Gate National Park lies south of Lake Naivasha in Kenya, north west of Nairobi. Hell’s Gate National Park is named after a narrow break…

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Mount Elgon National Park

Mount Elgon National Park is a national park 140 kilometres northeast of Lake Victoria in Kenya. The park covers an area of 1,279 square kilometres…

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Buffalo Springs National Reserve

Buffalo Springs National Reserve is a protected area in Isiolo County in northern Kenya. The reserve was established in 1948 as part of the Samburu…

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Lewa Wildlife Conservancy

The Lewa Wildlife Conservancy is located in northern Kenya. It was formed in 1995. It is a wildlife sanctuary incorporating the Ngare Ndare Forest and…

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Ol Pejeta Conservancy 

The Ol Pejeta Conservancy is a 360 km² not-for-profit wildlife conservancy in Central Kenya’s Laikipia County. It is situated on the equator west of Nanyuki,…

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Shaba National Reserve 

Shaba National Reserve is a protected area in Isiolo County in northern Kenya to the east of the Samburu and Buffalo Springs national reserves. Together,…

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Meru National Park 

Meru National Park is a Kenyan national park located east of Meru, 350 km from Nairobi. Covering an area of 870 km², it is one…

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Aberdare National Park

Aberdare National Park is a protected area in the Aberdare Mountain Range in central Kenya located east of the East African Rift Valley. It covers…

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Nairobi National Park

Nairobi National Park is a national park in Kenya that was established in 1946 about 7 km south of Nairobi. It is fenced on three…

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Samburu National Reserve 

The Samburu National Reserve is a game reserve on the banks of the Ewaso Ng’iro river in Kenya. On the other side of the river…

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Lake Nakuru National Park 

Lake Nakuru is one of the Rift Valley lakes at an elevation of 1,754 m above sea level. It lies to the south of Nakuru,…

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Amboseli National Park 

Amboseli National Park in southern Kenya is a park known for its large elephant herds carrying massive tusks and views of immense Mount Kilimanjaro, across…

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Tsavo East National Park 

The Tsavo East National Park is one of the oldest and largest parks in Kenya at 13,747 square kilometres. Situated in a semi-arid area previously…

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Masai Mara 

The Masai Mara National Reserve is a vast scenic expanse of gently rolling African savannah plains measuring 1,510 sq. km in the south-western area of…