Kenya Safari Guide

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Kenya is a surprise of vast savannas and snow-capped peaks and the classic picture of abundant wildlife teeming across the stirring landscapes. Adventurous, romantic, charming, and welcoming, Kenya effortlessly balances the traditional with the contemporary.

Our Kenya Travel Guide has plenty of helpful information and inspiring insights that bring to light the harmony of nature, the comforts of modern luxuries, and the diverse possibilities you can experience while on a wildlife safari.

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Kenya is a land of abundant wildlife and dynamic scenery, making it a prime destination for unparalleled safari experiences.  With great predators and epic herds traveling during the Great Migration,...
6 Reasons You Should Choose Kenya for Your Safari
Kenya is a prime safari destination with abundant wildlife, dynamic scenery, and incredible safari experiences.  When one thinks about the word safari, an image of classic khaki and colonial lodgings...
Top 10 Must-See Safari Destinations in Kenya
Kenya’s stirring must-see landscapes conjure the perfect image of an African safari with an epic setting of calderas and mountain ranges divided by the majestic Great Rift Valley.  The topographical...
Top 12 Animals in Kenya and Where to See Them
Kenya offers an exceptional experience of abundant wildlife, stirring landscapes, and is home to a wide variety of fascinating and incredible animals.  When you imagine the beauty of a safari, you...
3 Types of Safari Accommodations and How to Choose
An African safari is defined by the properties you select. Most travelers have an idea of what they hope to see on a game drive, but few anticipate the quality and variety of safari accommodation available....
4 Ways to Get Around on an African Safari
Travelling between safari destinations can be as short as a light aircraft lodge hop or a days-long journey through the savanna, and how you choose to move between destinations can be a true highlight...
7 Types of African Safaris - Different Ways to Experience...
The flexibility of a daily safari itinerary may depend on a few factors, such as the lodge or camp you are staying at and the rules of the greater national park or conservancy but certain activities...
Cost of an African Safari - Tips on What to Consider...
An African Safari is one of the world's greatest adventures, and there are several components that play a role in determining your trip costs. Understanding your priorities allows you to maximize your...
Four Reasons to Stay at a Safari Game Lodge
There are many options to consider when it comes to where to stay on safari, and a game lodge most certainly provides the luxury and comfort to be expected on this type of journey. Most game parks and...
What a Day Is Like on a Safari

A day spent on safari is unlike any other vacation in the world. 

There is no other experience that can bring heart-pounding intensity one moment, and then long stretches of searching the silent landscape for signs of wildlife. An African safari is undeniably unpredictable with experiences that can offer panoramic views of uninterrupted plains or rampaging herds, often in the same 30 seconds. 

The following guide covers what a day on safari looks like and illustrates how every day is based on what you would like to do most.

Top 6 Must-See African Safari Destinations - Where to Go for a Quintessential Safari Experience

An African safari plunges you into the untamed wilderness with a sense of tranquility, surprise, and unexpected luxury found in both East Africa and Southern Africa. The continent of Africa could fit the entirety of the United States within its borders more than three times, and the opportunities to explore are endless. The following information offers you a guide to the best places for an African safari to capture the authentic spirit of culture and celebrate the wonders of the wild.

What to Bring on An African Safari: 6 Tips to Pack Your Bag

You have booked your dream African Safari and now find yourself staring at your travel bag, wondering what to pack. How much do you need to take with you? What type of clothing and what colors are appropriate for the bush?

Packing your suitcase for a safari adventure can be intimidating, and many online packing guides complicate matters with a seemingly endless list of essential items. This can be challenging when confronted with the luggage weight restrictions of light aircraft flights to remote destinations. Here is a simple guide to show you not only what to pack but how.

Top 10 Travel Destinations and Experiences in Nairobi, Kenya

Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, remains a stunning beacon of multiculturalism eager to reveal its history and contemporary charms to visitors. Millions of people flock to Kenya to explore the Maasai Mara and other breathtaking parks and reserves, splashed with green hillsides and flamingo-filled lakes but traveling in Nairobi’s wilderness promises incredible diversity. From views of Africa’s iconic Big Five to vibrant cultural activities, tantalizing culinary opportunities to insightful heritage highlights, you can experience the breadth of the cosmopolitan ambiance.

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