Planning your next adventure trip in Kenya? Want to experience the wilderness out there? Then Kenya welcomes you by saying “Jambo, na Karibu” which means “Hello and Welcome” in Kiswahili language!
Wildlife of Kenya along with the amazing landscapes and rich culture has made the country one of the most appealing and attractive safari destination for tourists from every corner of the world. What comes into your mind when you think of a safari in Kenya? Isn’t it the roaring lion, herds of elephants, wildebeests and zebras across the extensive Savannas, and a worry free, joyful experience in the Africa’s sunshine and wilderness! Of course this is what we all imagine! And yes Kenya offers all these along with a lot more of adventure. And to suit your taste and preferences there are a wide variety of Kenya safari tours designed by the professional tour operators like African Memorable Safaris.
The national parks and game reserves of Kenya are the ultimate paradise for a wildlife enthusiast as it offers a wide variety of Kenyan animals.
Maasai Mara National Reserve:
Among all the national parks and game reserves Maasai Mara National Reserve is the most popular one. What makes Maasai Mara popular is the breathtaking wildebeest migration where millions of wildebeests, zebras and antelopes migrate clockwise around the Serengeti-Maasai Mara ecosystem. Maasai Mara is also home to Kenya’s Big Five animals (i.e. the elephant, lion, leopard, African buffalo and the rhinoceros), more than 400 different species of birds as well as a varying topography.
Lake Nakuru National Park:
Lake Nakuru National Park surrounded by wooded and bushy grassland is a beautiful wildlife haven on the floor of the Great Rift Valley. It offers a wide ecological diversity and varied habitat with the surrounding escarpment and picturesque ridges that make the visitors to enjoy the Kenyan nature and wilderness to the fullest. This national park is ideal for bird watching, hiking, picnic and game drives. There are around 450 different species of water as well as terrestrial birds and Flamingo is the major attraction of this national park. Also one can find around 56 different species of mammals that includes white rhinos, waterbuck and more.
Amboseli National Park:
Amboseli National Park is one more popular national park in Kenya crowned by Mount Kilimanjaro which is Africa’s highest peak. The term “Amboseli” comes from a Maasai term which means “salty dust”. This national park is one of the best places in Africa where one can find large herds of elephants and view them up closely! Isn’t it amazing? And if you are a nature lover then you won’t be disappointed here as you can explore five different types of habitats that include dried-up bed of Lake Amboseli, the savannah, wetlands with sulphur springs, and woodlands. And if you have keen interest in knowing more about the Maasai culture then you can visit the local Maasai community living around the park to experience their authentic culture.
So if you seek a relaxed and tension free getaway then go for the Kenya safari tours and explore the raw nature and experience wilderness closely.
This article has been written by African Memorable Safaris, a well known safari tour agency in Africa. If you want to gather more information regarding the Kenya safari tours then visit https://africanmemorablesafaris.com/