Kenya is very famous for its classic savanna safaris. Dramatic extremes and classic contrasts in this beautiful country is what you will witness. These are found both in Kenya, deserts and alpine snows. It has lots of forests and open plains. The flourishing metropolis of Nairobi and the very colorful tribal cultures are its pride. In this you will find country a huge area of coral reefs and many freshwater lakes that seldom you see from other countries. It is considered by most people as the microcosm of East Africa recently, Kenya. The top tourist attractions for decades have been the wild safaris of Kenya.
Here are the few best ecotourism attractions in Kenya today.
Nairobi National Park. This site is just 10 minutes away from the center of Nairobi. Did you know that only a fence is separating the park’s wildlife from the metropolis? As a matter of fact if you are in the park you can see the skyscrapers of Nairobi easily. The park boasts a huge and various wildlife populations despite the proximity of the park from the city and the relative size of it. Different migrating animals including wildebeests and zebras gathering during dry season in the park you can witness. This place is famous since it is considered as the most successful rhinoceros sanctuary.
Malindi. It is considered as the number one site for coastal tourist attractions in Kenya. This area has extensive coral reefs and beautiful beaches. You can do the following here in this area like deep-sea fish observation activities, snorkeling, surfing, and some other water sports. There is a nearby park protected from the urban crowd, the Malindi Marine National Park. It has fine beaches with clear water and a huge variety of colorful fishes. This place is close to Mombasa and Lamu, another two favorite destinations by the locals.
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. Series of peaks are crowned with snow all year round. All the slopes are covered with forest. Several lower peaks are easy destinations for any fit trekker.
Samburu National Reserve. This is a very peaceful place which is a national park in the northern part of Kenya. The Uaso Nyiro River that runs through it attracts huge wildlife all year round. A mixture of forest and grassland is this unique place. The river contains large numbers of Nile Crocodiles.
Hell’s Gate National Park. This was once a tributary of a prehistoric lake where early humans lived in the Rift Valley.
These places are the top ecotourism attractions that you can find in Kenya today.