Kenya tourism - Information For Visiting Kenya

Kenya tourism - Nairobi

Kenya tourism is not only on the rise, it is starting to sharply increase. Many people are finding that it is a great and exciting place to visit or go on vacation.

Kenya is a place of wonder and adventure. The culture is rich, the landscapes breathtaking and all of the other things to see in Kenya will make you want to leave work, hop on a plane right now and head of to Africa. Tourism is one of the major industries for Kenya because there is so much to see and do.

If you have never seen the terrain and landscape of Kenya, you are defiantly missing out. The sheer beauty of the plains, mountains, beaches and forest will render you speechless. The scenery will fill you with a sense of adventure and exploration.

Many people who visit Kenya will take tours and safaris into the countryside to see the sight because there is much to see.

Kenya Tourism - Main Attractions

Probably the main attraction for people traveling to Kenya however is its:

Kenya tourism - wild zebras

There is nothing more picturesque than a Kenyan beach in the evening.

There are also numerous wild life reserves around the country that you can visit and see local animals that inhabit the country.

If you are going to a country in Africa, you want to check out the wildlife that lives there. The many national parks that are in Kenya are very tourist-friendly and are a big attraction for those who want to see the country.

The cities in Kenya are also another hot spot for tourist wishing to check out the country. Cities like Mombasa, Eldoret, or Nairobi are all beautiful cities to visit.

Languages And Currency

The official language that is spoken in Kenya is Swahili with its secondary language being English. Many of the people in Kenya are bilingual and there are many other languages and dialects present in Kenya spoken by the different tribes of people.

The currency used is the Shilling. You will need to change your money if you would like to get around Kenya. This can be done in a myriad of ways extending to Cabs, Buses and other public transportation that can be very cheap.

Getting Around

You can also rent a car especially near an airport to get you around just as you would where you live.

Taxis are very popular over and you can use this to your advantage. Also, keep in mind that you will be driving or traveling on the left side of the road.

Kenya is a fantastic place to go on vacation or visit. It has all the things a person could want on a vacation. Kenya is filled with adventure, and excitement so why not go and see for yourself?

Read more about this topic on the following pages:

Kenyan Ecotourism - Time To Be Responsible For Our Environment
Ecotourism has become a more important of Kenya tourism in recent years.

Map of Kenya - Your Helping Hand
Find an interactive map here.

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