Top parks & reserves
Lake Elmenteita is derived from the Masaai word muteita, meaning “dust place”, a reference to the dryness and dustyness of the area.
Lake Magadi is the southernmost lake in the Kenyan Rift Valley, lying in a catchment of faulted volcanic rocks, north of Tanzania’s Lake Natron.
Lake Naivasha is a freshwater lake in Kenya, outside the town of Naivasha in Nakuru County, which lies north west of Nairobi.
The lake Bogoria lies in a trough below the Ngendelel Escarpment, a shear wall 600 meters high. The lake covers 32 square kilometers.
Lake Baringo is one of the water bodies that line up on the floor of the Great Rift Valley, the Earth’s scar that crosses.
The lake is famous for its greenish-blue colors and it is notorious for the strong desert winds making sailing on the lake sometimes hazardous affair.
The Buffalo Springs National Reserve is south of the Samburu National Reserve, which lies on the other side of the Ewaso Ngiro river.
Shaba National Reserve is a tiny gem of a reserve in the north of Kenya. It lies in an area of harsh, dry terrain that's part of the same ecosystem as Samburu
Sibiloi National Park is 900 km North of Nairobi. It covers an area of 1570 km2 ,some 40 kilometers from the Kenya/Ethiopia border.
The Samburu National Reserve is located on the banks of the Ewaso Ng’iro river in Kenya.
The park provides a habitat for elephants, black rhinos, leopards, spotted hyenas, olive baboons, black
Pristine white-sand beaches and reef-protected lagoons line the Watamu National Marine Park and Reserves.
Home to many Elephant, and is the only place in Kenya where tourists can see the rare and endangered Sable Antelope.
Malindi Marine Park and Reserve was the first marine protected area in Kenya, established in 1968
Dodori's main wealth is its topi population, one of the largest in Kenya. Other mammals include elephants.
Malindi and Watamu Marine National Park are famous for their vast stretches of casuarinas fringed white sandy beaches
Kakamega Forest National Reserve is the only tropical rainforest in Kenya, left over from past millenia when dense rain forest stretched from West Africa.
The sanctuary has all the big five animals except the Elephant. Captive animals include the leopard, spotted hyena, blue monkey, patas monkeys, grey parrots, buffaloes
Saiwa Swamp National Park is the smallest national park in Kenya. It was established in 1974 and is managed by the Kenya Wildlife Service.
It is the only National park within the city in the world, 117 km2 located 10km southwest of Nairobi city. It is 3 in one.
Masai Mara National Reserve is one of the most popular tourism destinations in Kenya- Africa. The reserve is located in the Great Rift Valley.
Most famous for its huge herds of dust-red elephants, more than 10,000 of them bulldoze their way around this vast park.
The Nairobi-Mombasa road and a railway line divides it from the adjoining Tsavo East National Park.Together...
The Chyulu Hills National Park is effectively an extension of Western Tsavo. The area is wild and remote with very few.
The name “Amboseli” comes from a Maasai word meaning “salty dust” Nature lovers can explore five different habitats.