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Cheap Holiday Destinations in Kenya

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Kenya, an East African country has drawn visitors from all corners of the world for ages. There various reasons why safari seekers prefer Kenya in particular. To begin with, this country boasts a variety of national parks and game reserves which are home to over four million wild animals. This provides excellent game viewing, allowing fascinating game drives within beautiful landscapes.

The Maasai Mara Game Reserve, located on the floor of the Great Rift Valley is the top safari destination in Kenya. July to October is the peak season to watch the world great wildebeest migration spectacle. About two million wild animals migrate from the neighboring Serengeti plains in Tanzania all the way to Maasai Mara rolling plains for grass and quality water. This will be an incredible chance to see the wildebeest, zebra, lion, rhino, elephant, cheetah, leopard, antelope, hyena and also birds. You will also see large crocodile and the hippo along the Mara river. A flight on a hot air balloon will be an experience of a lifetime.

Mombasa, located along the Indian Ocean offers one of the best beaches in Africa. It attracts thousands of tourists. The Nyali white sandy beaches, located on the Northern Coast of Mombasa is the most visited beach. This coral beach has many fun spots for visitors. The coconut trees which surround the beach and the Indian Ocean waters which splatter gives a pleasant atmosphere. Other beaches include; Diani, Vipingo, Tiwi, Watamu and Lamu. Mombasa town, which consists of modern and ancient architecture, is worth a visit. It is a good place to learn the Kenyan culture as you enjoy the cuisine.

The Nairobi National Park is ideal for short time holiday travelers. Covering an area of 117 square kilometers, this park is located seven kilometers away from the city. It is Kenya first national park, which was founded in 1945. It is an Orphanage Center, which caters for injured and deserted young wild animals. The animals are returned to their original habitats after recovery. Wild animals commonly seen here include the cheetah, leopard, buffalo, elephant, crocodile, hippo and giraffe among others.

A visit to Kenya will not be complete without touring the Amboseli National Park located at the foot of Mt. Kilimanjaro. This park was founded in 1974 and it is the best place in Africa where you can watch elephants at a close distance. It is a photography haven for wild animals such as the buffalo, elephant, cheetah, leopard, antelope and many others. Here, you will have a good view of Mount Kilimanjaro (the highest peak in Africa).

The Tsavo National Park, located between Mombasa and Nairobi is a famous park in Kenya. This large park is famous for the huge lion population (Tsavo Man-Eaters). The Tsavo Park is divided into two, Tsavo East and Tsavo West, which are divided by the Nairobi-Mombasa highway. These two parks form the largest park in Kenya. Apart from the large numbers of lions, you will certainly see other animals such as the zebra, gazelle, hyena and the antelope.

Finally, cheap holidays to Kenya is one of the main reasons why traveling to Kenya is such a great deal. With the exchange rate with most of the major currencies, this is a steal and compared to the dollar, the Pound or the Euro is can be a dirt cheap holiday.

Everything is cheap when you travel with a foreign currency which means you can do so much more for less. It’s true that flights are expensive because of the distance, but once you find a good deal on flights, you are set for a great holiday.

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