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The Best Ecotourism Attractions You Will Find In Kenya Today

Kenya is very famous for its classic savanna safaris. You will witness dramatic extremes and classic contrasts in this beautiful country. Did you know that deserts and alpine snows are found both in Kenya? In this country you will see lots of open plains and huge forests. Nairobi’s flourishing metropolis and the different colorful tribal cultures are contrasts that Kenyans take pride in. You will find in this country a huge area of coral reefs and many freshwater lakes. Recently, Kenya was considered by most people as the microcosm of East Africa. Kenya’s wild safaris have been the top tourist attractions for decades.

Here are the few best ecotourism attractions in Kenya today.

Nairobi National Park. From the center of Nairobi the site is just 10 minutes away. As a matter of fact only a fence is separating the park’s wildlife from the metropolis. If you are in the park you can see the skyscrapers of Nairobi. A huge and various wildlife populations despite the proximity of the park from the city and the relative size of it is what the park boasts. Different migrating animals including wildebeests and zebras gathering during dry season in the park you can witness. The most famous and successful rhinoceros sanctuary in Kenya is this place.

Malindi. This is Kenya’s number one site for coastal tourist attractions. This area has extensive coral reefs and beautiful beaches. You can find here different things to do like snorkeling, surfing, deep-sea fish observation activities, and some other water sports. There is a nearby park protected from the urban crowd, the Malindi Marine National Park. Fine beaches with clear water and a huge variety of colorful fishes are what you will find in this area. Locals loved two favorite destinations near Malindi, the Mombasa and Lamu areas.

Mount Kenya. In the African continent, after Kilimanjaro, it is the second highest mountain and also the highest mountain in Kenya. This mountain has a lot of things it can offer you, mostly beautiful sights. Crowned with snow are the many series of peaks throughout the year. All the slopes are covered with forest. There are many easy destinations for any fit trekker including several lower peaks.

Samburu National Reserve. This peaceful place is a national park in the northern part of Kenya and is a sanctuary of almost all African animals. Because of the Uaso Nyiro River that runs through it attracts huge wildlife. A mixture of forest and grassland is this unique place. The river contains large numbers of Nile Crocodiles.

Hell’s Gate National Park. This small park is named after a narrow break in the cliffs.

Today, Kenya is inviting you to visit all of its ecotourism attractions.