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  • 01Places to Visit in Nairobi

    Places to Visit in Nairobi
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    1. Nairobi National Park

    2. Nairobi Safari Walk

    3. Giraffe Centre

    4. Bomas of Kenya

    5. Kenyatta International Conference Centre

    6. David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust

    7. Uhuru Park

    8. Maasai Ostrich Farm

    9. Karen Blixen Museum

    10. Shop at Masaai Market

    11. Ngong Hills

    12. Visit Mamba Village

    13. Snake Park

    14. Eat Kenyan Nyama Choma

    15. Carnivore Restaurant Nairobi

    16. Ostrich Race in MasaiMara

    17. Have a Tusker Beer at Brew Bistro Nairobi

    18. Drink Kenyan Coffee at Nairobi Java House

    19. Ride a Matatu

    20. Visit Nairobi Casinos

    21. Nairobi National Museum

    22. Giraffe Manor

    23. Stay at Elsa’s Kopje

    24. Brown’s Cheese Factory

    25. Simba Saloon at Carnivore

    26. Karura Forest

    27. Stay at Rolf’s Place

  • 02Places to Visit in Mombasa

    Places to Visit in Mombasa
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    28. Fort Jesus

    29. Haller Park

    30. Mombasa Marine National Park

    31. North Coast Beaches

    32. South Coast Beaches

    33. Mombasa Tusks

    34. Mamba Village Centre

    35. Camel Safari at Diani Beach

    36. Spice Market

    37. Jahazi Coffee House

    38. Mombasa Carnival

    39. Florida Club

    40. Shimba Hills National Reserve

    41. Mombasa Island

    42. Ngomongo Villages

    43. Old Town

    44. Tapas Cielo Bar and Restaurant

    45. Tamarind Dhow Dinner Cruise

  • 03Places to Visit in Kisumu

    Places to Visit in Kisumu
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    46. Dunga Hill Camp

    47. Impala Sanctuary

    48. Kit Mikayi

    49. Hippo Point

    50. Kiboko Bay

    51. Kisumu Museum

    52. Ruma National Park

    53. Lwang’Ni Beach

    54. Victoria Terrace Restaurant

  • 04Places to Visit in Nakuru

    Places to Visit in Nakuru
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    55. Lake Nakuru

    56. Lake Nakuru National Park

    57. Menengai

    58. Enkewa Camp

    59. Egerton Castle

    60. Kraftyartz

    61. Java House Restaurant

  • 05Places to Visit in Rift Valley

    Places to Visit in Rift Valley
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    62. Lake Naivasha

    63. Hell's Gate National Park

    64. Amboseli National Park

    65. Lake Bogoria National Reserve

    66. Lake Baringo

    67. Masai Mara National Reserve

    68. Hot Air Balloon Ride over the Masai Mara

    69. Visit Lake Victoria

    70. Kapsowar

    71. Lake Elementeita

    72. Cottar's 1920s Camp

    73. Mahali Mzuri Camp

  • 06Other Places to Visit in Kenya

    Other Places to Visit in Kenya
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    74. Great Wildebeest Migration To Maasai Mara

    75. Fourteen Falls

    76. Kapkuro Bandas Cottages

    77. Lake Natron

    78. Watamu Beach

    79. Kitale Museum

    80. Tsavo East National Park

    81. Watamu National Marine Park

    82. Mount Kenya

    83. Mzima Springs

    84. Ndere Island National Park

    85. Mara Triangle

    86. Samburu National Reserve

    87. Lewa Wildlife Conservancy

    88. Lamu Island

    89. Chyulu Hills

    90. Ol Pejeta Conservancy

    91. The Coral Gardens of Wasini

    92. The Aberdares

    93. Shaba National Reserve

    94. Malindi

    95. Buffalo Springs

    96. Marafa Depression

    97. Lake Turkana

    98. The Gedi Ruins

    99. Kitum Cave

    100. Star Beds in Loisaba Conservancy

    101. Forty Thieves Beach Bar & Restaurant 

Attractions

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Hindu Temple

Kenya is a home to a number of Hindus who visit the Hindu Temple to worship their Almighty. It is a prominent attraction that sees a number of visitors which includes not only the locals of Kenya but also by people from across the globe.

Highlights: Hindu Temple is a great place of worship that has idols of the local deities worshipped here. Considered a pious place of worship, people have a belief that whatever you desperately desire will be granted if you wish for it with a pure heart in front of the deity. You must make a visit in the morning to meet the locals who come here in large numbers.

Location: Hindu Temple is located in Kenya in Africa.

Price: Entry to the Hindu Temple is free.

Timings: Open round the year.
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Mombasa Marine National Park

Mombasa Marine National Park is a national reserve and a marine park situated in Mombasa in Kenya. Spread over an area of 2500 acres or 10 km square, the reserve of the park spans over 49.400 acres.

Highlights: Established in the year 1986, the Mombasa Marine National Park encloses within it a part of the back reef, lagoon as well as the reef crest habitats of the Bamburi Nyali fringing reef. Both the park and the reserve are usually utilized amongst the marine protected areas. This is one of the most visited marine parks of Kenya. You can easily spot the coral reefs in the waters here. The coastline of the park is incredibly facilitated with innumerable tourist activities. Most prominent activities here include diving, snorkelling, etc.

Location: The Mombasa Marine National Park is located on the coast in proximity to the tourist area. It lies on the Nyali Road in Mombasa, Kenya.

Timings: Monday to Friday: 12:00 AM to 11:59 PM. The park remains shut on weekends.

Price: For the citizens of Kenya Adults: KSH 130 Children: KSH 125 For the residents of Kenya Adults: KSH 300 Child: KSH 170 For the non residents Adults: USD 17 Child: USD 13
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Mamba Village Centre

Mamba Village Centre lies in Nyali. It is indeed the largest crocodile farm of East Africa.

Highlights: At the Mamba Village Centre you can learn a lot about the behaviour and the life cycle of the world’s most fascinating amphibians – crocodiles. Besides, several horseback riding facilities can also be availed here. Prominent attractions of the village centre include the botanical garden and an aquarium. The specialty here are the aquatic plants and orchids. Besides this, the gardens here also display the carnivorous species. One major highlight for the visitors coming here is watching the crocodiles fight for the morsels during their feeding Timings. Definitely a favourite attraction in Kenya.

Location: Mamba Village Centre is located on the Beach Road Round About, Off Links Road, Nyali, Mombasa, Kenya

Timings: Open all round the year from 9 in the morning to 6 in the evening.

Price: 700 KES or 10 USD
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Menengai Crater

Menengai Crater is a huge shield volcano that is largest calderas of the Kenya and the second largest in the Africa. Naturally, it is also one of the biggest volcano caldera of the world.

Highlights: Nestled on the floor of the Great Rift Valley, the volcano was formed some 200,000 years ago. On the other hand, the prominent 12 x 8 km caldera was formed 8000 years ago. The entire caldera floor is enveloped with several post caldera lava flows. It is definitely one of the best preserved Krakatau-style calderas of the world. Hiking through the beautiful crater makes for a great vacation.

Location: Menengai Crater is located 10 km north of Nakuru which is the 4th biggest city of Kenya.

Timings: 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Price: You’ll have to pay KSH 200 to enter the Menengai Crater.
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Ndere Island National Park

Ndere Island National Park lies on the Lake Victoria. It is the haven for the birds.

Highlights: Enveloped majorly in the grassland, the island offers phenomenal scenic views of the Mageta Island to the east, Homa hills to the south and the glance of Kampala in Uganda beyond the south western horizon. The beautiful lake shore is a home to a wide range of animals such as monitor lizards, hippos, snakes, rare sitatunga antelopes, monitor lizards, baboons, water bucks, warthogs, Nile crocodiles, impalas, several fish species, zebras and snakes. Besides this, there are more than 100 different species of birds that can be found here. Some notable birds found here include grey headed kingfishers, black headed gonoleks and African fish eagles.

Location: The is Ndere Island National Park is located in Kisumu, Kenya

Price: For citizens of Kenya Adults: KSH 350 Child: KSH 200 For residents of Kenya Adults: KSH 600 Child: KSH 350 For non residents of Kenya Adults: USD 25 Child: USD 15
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Kit Mikayi

Kit Mikayi is a tor, a rock formation that is some 40 meters high. It means the "stone of the first wife" or the "the stone of the first woman" in the Luo Language, Dholuo.

Highlights: The locals residing in the region around the stones are referred to as the Luo-Kakello clan. This site is majorly associated with the sacrifices as well as the many legends belonging to the pre-Christian Timingss which bring forth several stories that explain the meaning of the name. It is a prominent sightseeing spot in Kenya especially amongst the neighbouring Luo tribes. Over the years, the Kit Mikayi has also become a prominent local pilgrimage site for the people who come here to the rock to pray and fast for several weeks at length.

Location: The Kit Mikayi lies in western Kenya about 29 km west of the Kisumu town. It is also a km away from the Kisumu-Bondo road.

Timings: Open round the year.

Price: Entry is free.
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Treasures of Africa Museum

Treasures of Africa Museum is an important museum of Kenya which houses the personal collection of Mr. Wilson. Wilson was an erstwhile colonial officer from Uganda who indeed had a distinct character.

Highlights: The artefacts and the collection of the Treasures of Africa Museum is largely based on the experiences of Wilson with the people of Karamojong of northern Uganda. This small museum illustrates the theory that even during the ice age universal worldwide agricultural culture existed.

Location: The Treasures of Africa Museum is located in Kitale in Kenya.

Timings: The Treasures of Africa Museum remains open from Monday to Saturday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. On Sunday, the museum stays shut.

Price: Entry to the museum requires an admission fee of KSH 500.
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Mzima Springs

Mzima Springs is composed of a series of four different natural springs in the Tsavo East National Park. It is located towards the western region of the park and is a major tourist attraction inside the park.

Highlights: One can spot hippos as well as Nile crocodiles in the vicinity but tourists aren’t allowed to go that far, you can however spot them from a distance. There are beautiful trees that bear fruits in the region which provides for a good photo opportunity. Location:The springs are located inside the Tsavo East National Park in Kenya.

Timings: Since the National Park Timings are from morning 8 to evening 5, you can visit the springs during this Timings slot only.

Price: There is no additional price for visiting the springs, it is included in the fees you pay while entering the Tsavo East National Park.
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Lord Egerton Castle



Highlights: The Lord Egerton Castle is fascinatingly known as the castle without a prince. Fort of the castle stands proudly like a pendant in the ravishing countryside of Nakuru. This is one of the most widely known tourist attraction. The inviting and marvelous mansion of the castle has expansive lush lawns and alluring colourful gardens on each of its side. Many even refer to the castle as the last remaining memorabilia of the Lord and his patronage. This archaic architecture which is a symbol of Timingsless beauty will teleport you back to a different era.

Location: The Lord Egerton Castle is located Off Nakuru-Kisumu Highway inNakuru.

Price: Adults are supported to pay Sh 150 to enter the castle. While the children are charged somewhere between Sh 50 to Sh 75 to take a tour to the 53 rooms of the castle.
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Mount Elgon National Park

Mount Elgon National Park is spread over an area of 1279 square kilometres. It is distinctively split down the middle by the border of the Uganda and Kenya. About 169 square kilometre of the park lies in the Kenya while the 1110 square kilometre of the park lies in the Uganda.

Highlights: Mount Elgon National Park is high in the mist wreathed hills of the western Kenya which towers the giant volcano and is cascaded by streams, crowned by the majestic caldera etched by glacial tarns, fissured by valleys and honeycombed by labyrinthine caves. Visitors coming to the Mount Elgon National Park can explore the forest and enjoy activities like biking and hiking. Exploration of elephant caves is another fun activity.

Location: Mount Elgon National Park is a national park that lies 87 miles north east of Victoria Lake.

Price: For citizens of Kenya Adults: KSH 300 Child: KSH 215 For residents of Kenya Adults: KSH 600 Child: KSH 300 For non residents of Kenya Adults: USD 26 Child: USD 17
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Kisumu Impala Sanctuary

Kisumu Impala Sanctuary is nestled on the shore of the largest fresh water lake of Africa i.e. the Lake Victoria.

Highlights: It is a relaxing and a very peaceful place where you can unwind and enjoy the natural beauty that abounds here. The Kisumu Impala Sanctuary is a home to impalas which is the rare Sitatunga antelope. Further, a number of several primate species and cheetahs, big cats, giraffes and buffalos can be spotted here. Home to the 5 campsites, camping here can amplify the fun given the spectacular views of the Lake Victoria. Other activities that can be enjoyed here include nature walks, bird watching and glass bottomed boat.

Location: The Kisumu Impala Sanctuary lies 355 km north west of Nairobi. It lies 3 km from the city of Kisumu near the Hippo Point.

Timings: The Kisumu Impala Sanctuary remains open from 6 in the morning to 6 in the evening. Price: For citizens of Kenya Adults: KSH 215 Child: KSH 125 For residents of Kenya Adults: KSH 300 Child: KSH 170 For non residents of Kenya Adults: USD 22 Child: USD 13
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Art Markets

Kenya is widely known for its fantastic art and the artists. There are abundant art markets in Kenya that deserve your attention and appreciation.

Highlights: For every art lover or artists, the art markets of Kenya have a lot on offer. You can find paintings, craft items and local souvenirs of Kenya housed in the markets. These are exquisitely prepared by the skilled local artists of Kenya. If you have a love for art and enjoy collecting these as a token of love and appreciation for Kenya and the artists of Kenya, then do shop to your heart’s content in these fine markets of the country.

Location: The art markets Can be spotted in the different parts of Kenya.

Timings: The opening and closing timing may vary from market to market.

Price: Prices will depend on the type of souvenir you pick for yourself.
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Watamu National Marine Park

Watamu National Marine Park was established in the year 1968. Back then, it was one of the first marine parks of Kenya.

Highlights: Situated in Kenya, the Watamu National Marine Park is located some 90 miles north of the Mombasa which is the 2nd largest city of Kenya. The coral gardens of the park are merely 900 feet from the sea level and are a home to approximately 110 species of stony coral, 600 species of fish and innumerable molluscs, invertebrates and crustaceans. The temperature at this place usually varies from 20 degrees to 30 degrees. In the year 1979, the park acquired the status of a biosphere reserve.

Location: The Watamu National Marine Park is located in Watamu, Malindi, Kenya

Price: For citizens of Kenya Adults: KSH 130 Child: KSH 125 For residents of Kenya Adults: KSH 300 Child: KSH 170 For non residents of Kenya Adults: USD 17 Child: USD 13
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Tsavo East National Park

The Tsavo East National Park is not only one of the oldest parks but it also among the largest ones in the country. Most tourists visit Kenya for its wildlife and visiting the Tsavo East National Park must definitely be in your travel itinerary. Highlights:The major attractions of the National Park include the Mudanda Rock which is 1.6 km of stratified rock. You can also spot various elephants and other wildlife animals from this point. Other attractions include the Yatta Plateau, Lugard falls, Aruba Dam and much more. Location:The park is very close to the town of Voi in the Taita Taveta County in Kenya. Timings:The Timings for the National Park are from 8 in the morning to 5 in the evening. If you are planning a trip, make your schedule accordingly. Price:There is an entry fee to park which varies upon your age and residence. It starts from KSH 600 and ranges up to KSH 1200.
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Karen Blixen Museum

Built by a Swedish engineer, back in the year 1912, the museum is left open for the general public on all days, who can take part in guided tours of the museum.

Highlights: The museum features décor items which date back to its original Timings, as well as certain props. Even the grounds are open for touring, which can also be rented for hosting weddings and corporate functions. There is a small gift shop, which sells souvenirs. The location of the bungalow was carved out of coffee farms in the earlier day. One can get here easily by public transport. The museum is home to some of the prized possessions of Karen Blixen that she left behind post stay.

Location: The Karen Blixen Museum lies approximately 10 kilometres outside of Nairobi in Kenya.

Timings: Mon-Sun: 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM

Price: Adult: 300 KSH; Children: 150 KSH
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Nairobi National Museum

Established by the State Corporation, the national museum finds its existence through an act of the parliament. The museum is entrusted with collection, preservation and documentation of the Kenyan cultural heritage and also engage in scientific research.

Highlights: This is the perfect place to reach, if you wish to gather ample knowledge of Kenyan culture and past. The place is abundant in natural heritage. The museum is responsible for the management of regional museums and monuments. This is a rather relevant and important landmark in Kenya, for its remarkable contribution to the welfare of the human race. One can buy several castings, and get venue hire at reasonable prices. There are both, permanent as well as temporary exhibits to explore at the museum.

Location: The museum lies at Kipande Road in Nairobi, Kenya

Timings: Mon-Sun: 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM

Price: Adult: 300 KSH; Child: 150 KSH

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