Safari in Kenya
Kenya - is an ancient tradition, bright colors, wildlife and a large number of exotic animals. This country is famous all over the world with their safari which can be not only a classic, in jeeps and vans, but on a hot air balloon or a small plane. In Nairobi, Kenya, which is the capital, regularly flights of different airlines, you can not take care of the visa in advance, which is easy to make at the border on arrival.
The most popular combining 4 or 7-day safari to the most famous national parks in Kenya. «Safari» translated means "traveling, hiking, expedition", and Kenya is considered one of the best countries for a safari.
What is Safari? It is the study of wildlife and nature, as well as travel for the purpose of marriage, in our understanding of safari - is hunting, but should disappoint hunting banned in Kenya. Any amount of time on the client can go safari, mostly a period of 4 to 10 days. To find exit usually lasts 2 to 3 hours, with the most favorable time for a safari - it's morning or evening, as the animals at this time of day most active.
Mainly for travel on safari using specially equipped vans that have raised the roof. Driving the bus are English-speaking guides. For each order, because tourists are completed in groups, provide a bus driver and tour guide. During the safari you can see a large number of buses, cars and jeeps, because the guides and drivers are equipped with radios with which communicate information to each other about finding interesting animals.
In this country, you can meet the animals in their natural habitat - rhinos, hippos, leopards, crocodiles, giraffes, lions, elephants, etc. One of the prerequisites safari - is visiting the Maasai village, a tribe of Africa, which still managed to preserve their identity.
Among the most famous parks in Kenya include: Masai Mara, Tsavo, Amboseli, Nakuru. In Kenya, there is much to see! There is a huge number of options for a safari, for example monitoring exotic bird Kenya safari can also be combined with fishing in the Indian Ocean.
Kenya - this is Africa in miniature, in this country everyone will find an occupation that would have appealed to him. Can be seen from above bird's eye view of Lake Victoria and the legendary Turkan, snowy peaks of strong, wonderful views of the National Park Masai Mara or soda lakes of the Great Raftovoy Valley. You can enjoy a quiet noise of the ocean, sunbathing on a tropical sandy beaches or drifted among coral reefs in a glass bottom boat.
Holiday in this country will be a great adventure for you, where you can not just sit back and see a lot of interesting animals and birds, but also to meet the unique culture of Kenya.
During a safari in the Masai Mara you can see about 450 species of birds and 80 species of mammals. In wealth and luxury life with this reserve can compete only a few Tanzanian parks. Translated title of the reserve means "spotted". Indeed, from a bird's eye because of a rare standing trees plain looks spotty. If you come here during the migration season - is from July to September, you can witness how the Masai Mara plains are teeming with animals because of the movement of huge masses of ungulates.
Approximately 200,000 zebras, 2 million wildebeest, 500,000 gazelles move around the country, accompanied by predators and vultures - cheetahs, lions, hyenas, etc. And a lot easier to see predators during migration season, they become careless, fat and lazy.
Safari in Tsavo will give you the opportunity to visit the most amazing National Park in Kenya, which is located between the cities of Nairobi and Mombasa. In the park there are stunningly beautiful mountains, valleys and hills, all overgrown with forest, which in some places goes into savannah. During a safari in Tsavo can see more than 400 species of birds and 60 species of mammals - caracal, lions, ostriches, cheetahs, zebras, elephant herds, and they live here largest population.
During a safari in Amboseli brilliant scenery and lush vegetation you will not see, offset 400 species of birds and 50 species of reptiles - leopards, rhinos, giraffes, wildebeest, buffalo, lions, etc.
Safari in Lake Nakuru National Park - this is truly a dream ornithologists and beauty. The main attraction of the park - it is a lake, which is famous for a large variety of fish-eating birds, as well as algae.
Lake Nakuru is the lakes Raftovoy Valley, for example Natron, Bogoria, Baringo, etc., all these lakes are alkaline, because they are located close to a large number of geysers and springs.
During a safari in Lake Nakuru National Park, you can see a large number of species of birds and animals - waterbuck, warthog, pelican, heron, redunku, cormorants, flamingos. In the park is the oldest nursery rhinos in Kenya. Having been once in this country, you will become its fan for life!