Choose the Best African Safari in Kenya
African Safari in Kenya is one of the most popular in the world. The most famous are big 5 game viewing and the wildebeest migration in Maasai Mara. Thanks to the great climate, Kenya is a year round activity. Let be in wilderness or in one of the beach resorts on the coast, you will have a holiday like never before!
Choose the best safari, tours or sports on your African holidays
The word safari is the most used in Africa and stands for a journey and game drives in National parks. You may also include a beach holiday to your adventure and try some of ocean safaris as well. Choose from flying, ocean or jeep safaris and fly to Kenya for an unforgettable experience!
1, Safari in Game parks & National parks:
Visit of game parks for wildlife spotting attract thousands of visitors on a safari every year with a hope to see the Big Five. Are you planing to get married? Try unusual honeymoon holidays in Kenya! Safari honeymoons are very popular and with a few days on the coast you will have unforgettable adventure. Have a look on the top 3 boutique hotels for honeymoons in Diani beach. The most popular time to visit game reserves is during June and September when is the annual migration of wildlife between the Serengeti in Tanzania and the Maasai Mara National Park. Here you will also meet Maasai people. Learn some of the basic Maasai language phrases and I guarantee you a lot of fun during your visit.
2, Mount Kenya tracking:
Whoever knows where is Kenya will not be surprised if I tell we have here snow as well. The Mount Kenya is an extinct volcano sitting on the Equator and the second highest peak in Africa! For the climbing safari to the top, reaching almost 5200meters you will need to hire guides, but the view from the top is amazing!.
3, Ocean Safari:
The best beaches in Africa are between Tanzania and the borders of Somalia! They are snowy white with turquoise Indian ocean. Ocean safari along the coast is a lifetime experience. The most booked is dolphin safari and whale shark spotting. Find out how to choose holiday accommodation on the coast.
5, Dhow sailing
Dhow sailing is one of the best things to do if you visit the coast. Dhows have been sailing as far as from the 8th century. Spend an evening afloat of traditional Arab sailing boat in Mombasa, enjoying a delicious seafood dinner and watching the moon rise over the old harbor. The coast is stunning from the ocean and romantic sunsets on traditional the African dhow is a life time experience. There are many things to do in Mombasa for everyone to choose.
6, Lamu Island visit:
Lamu is Kenya’s oldest town and has remained almost unchanged over the centuries. The entire island has a fascinating atmosphere, luxury holiday houses, very friendly local people, ancient buildings and no cars at all! The best time to visit Lamu is from September to March.
7, Diving & Snorkeling:
The coast is known for excellent diving conditions. One of the most popular places for diving is at the marine national parks of Malindi and Watamu. The best conditions for diving are at the Shimoni and Wasini islands. The best time for diving varies according to each area. However, try to plan your trip for November before the short rains and in February/March before the long rains.
9, Deep-sea fishing:
One of the best under ocean activities is definitely deep sea fishing. Kenya is one of the world’s most famous destinations for Deep Sea Fishing! There are plenty of Sailfish, marlin, swordfish, kingfish, barracuda and tuna in Indian Ocean. You can choose half or full day ocean safari for Big Game Fishing.
10, Hot air balloon safari
Hot balloon air safari is the most exciting adventure. It is the best way to observe wild animals. You will set off at dawn, fly above wildlife and finish with a champagne breakfast! The best adventure in your life! In this hour-long flying adventure you will watch wild animals right above them.
11, Bird watching
East Africa is one of the best places for bird watching safari. With richest bird areas in the world, it is home to many spices of exotic birds. It is very likely to spot over 100 species in one day. Top birding places including Masai Mara, Kakamega Forest, Lake Nakuru, the coastal strip and the Northern arid habitats of Lake Baringo and the Samburu Reserves. The best time for bird-watching in Kenya is between October and April when more than 120 migrant species have arrived from the Northern hemisphere.
No matter which safari interest you the most, you will find it. Safari in Kenya is a lifetime experience.