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Who Organizes Tailor Made Vacations Kenya?
There are many interesting places to visit in Kenya beyond the Kenyan coast and southern Kenya.
To get an idea of what there is to see once you are in Kenya, or to make the most of your stay there by visiting several locations, you might like to have a tailor made trip designed specially for you and your interests.
Here are some reputable tour and travel operators who can put together such a trip for you:
- Responsible Travel
- Focus East Africa Tours, and
- On the Go Tours
So what are some points of interest that can be included in a tailor made Kenya trip?
Here are a few:
Tailor Made Vacations Masai Mara Safari
Rolling hills, sprawling savannahs, dramatic river crossings and of course… more wildlife and adventure than any movie could ever portray.
The Masai Mara is home to the lions of ‘Big Cat Diary’, the temporary residence of the ‘Great Migration’, and home to mighty Maasai warriors and some of the most luxurious safari lodges on earth.
The Masai Mara features a stunning kaleidoscope of wild and rugged landscapes, warm and welcoming people and an exciting array of creatures – big and small.
World famous for hosting the epic Great Migration, the Masai Mara welcomes 1.5 million wildebeests onto its sprawling savannahs each July through October.
The Masai Mara National Reserve and conservancies are brimming with life and offer safari travellers a wide variety of activities to choose from.
Whether you take to the skies for a high-flying hot-air balloon adventure at sunrise or hit the road for a 4×4 safari, you’re sure to leave the Masai Mara with unforgettable experiences and lifelong memories.
Kenya Tailor Made Holidays Point of Interest #2. Lake Nakuru
On the floor of the Great Rift Valley, surrounded by wooded and bushy grassland, lies the beautiful Lake Nakuru National Park.
Visitors can enjoy the wide ecological diversity and varied habitats that range from Lake Nakuru itself to the surrounding escarpment and picturesque ridges.
Lake Nakuru National Park is ideal for bird watching, hiking, picnicking and game drives.
Tailor Made Vacations Kenya Point of Interest #3. Lake Naivasha
Lake Naivasha is a freshwater lake in Kenya, outside the town of Naivasha in Nakuru County, which lies north west of Nairobi.
It is part of the Great Rift Valley. The name derives from the local Maasai name Nai’posha, meaning “rough water” because of the sudden storms which can arise.
Tailor Made Holidays Kenya Point of Interest #4. Nairobi
Nairobi is the capital and largest city of Kenya. The name is derived from the Maasai phrase Enkare Nairobi, which translates to “place of cool waters”, a reference to the Nairobi River which flows through the city.
The city proper had a population of 4,397,073 in the 2019 census, while the metropolitan area has a population of more than double that: 9,354,580.
The city is commonly referred to as the Green City in the Sun.
Nairobi was founded in 1899 by colonial authorities in British East Africa, as a rail depot on the Uganda – Kenya Railway. The town quickly grew to replace Mombasa as the capital of Kenya in 1907.
After independence in 1963, Nairobi became the capital of the Republic of Kenya.
During Kenya’s colonial period, the city became a centre for the colony’s coffee, tea and sisal industry. The city lies in the south central part of Kenya, at an elevation of 1,795 metres (5,889 ft).
Nairobi is home of the Kenyan Parliament Buildings and hosts thousands of Kenyan businesses and over 1000 major international companies and organizations, including the United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) and the United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON).
Nairobi is an established hub for business and culture. The Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) is one of the largest in Africa and the second-oldest exchange on the continent.
Tailor Made Vacations Kenyan Coast/Tailor Made Holidays Kenyan Coast
Kenya also has outstanding beach environments. Your talilor made vacations to the Kenyan Coast can include wonderful locations such as Mombasa, Malindi, Watamu, and Lamu, where you can lounge by the ocean, delve into Swahili culture, and visit some beautiful marine parks.
Tailor Made Holidays Southern Kenya/Tailor Made Vacations Southern Kenya
The most popular points of interest in Southern Kenya are Amboseli National Park and the two Tsavo National Parks.
For tailor made vacations in southern Kenya, consult travel companies such as Audley or On The Go Tours.
The beauty of taking a tailor made vacations southern Kenya trip is that your chosen travel company will put together an itinerary to suit your needs, incorporating your interests and passions with everything that you would like to see and do along the way, be it spotting wildlife on safari, meeting the locals or trying regional cuisine.
It essentially takes the hassle out of planning your own East African holiday.
Southern Kenya neighbors Tanzania, so part of your tailor made vacations southern Kenya trip can also include visiting the northern parks of Tanzania.
Enquire from your travel company about this if you would like to visit both countries in one trip.
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