Hells Gate National Park

Hells Gate National Park

“A Walk on the Wild Side” Named for the intense geothermal activity within its boundaries, the Hell’s Gate National Park is a remarkable quarter of the Great Rift Valley. Spectacular scenery including the towering cliffs, water-gouged gorges, stark rock towers, scrub clad volcanoes and…

Tsavo West National Park – Kenya Attraction

Tsavo West National Park – Kenya Attraction

Tsavo West has a rolling volcanic landscape and is home to the “big five” animals. It also offers a temporary home to a huge number of migrating birds between October and January. Tsavo West National Park was established in 1948 and is bordered by Taita…

Tsavo East National Park – Kenya Attraction

Tsavo East National Park – Kenya Attraction

Divided into 3 parts by the Tiva and Galana rivers, the Tsavo East National Park is Kenya’s largest National Park covering an area of 11,700sq kms. But its huge size has also been its enemy and the park has been hard hit by poachers who…

Samburu National Reserve – Kenya Attraction

Samburu National Reserve – Kenya Attraction

Samburu National Reserve is situated within the Rift Valley Province of Kenya. Measuring approximately 104sq. kilometres (approx. 65sq. miles) in size, this unfenced savannah grassland is roughly 350 km (217 miles) from Nairobi. It is relatively small in size compared to other Kenyan parks,…

Mwea National Reserve – Kenya Attraction

Mwea National Reserve – Kenya Attraction

The reserve was gazetted in 1976 covering an area north-west of Kamburu Dam at the confluence of Tana and Thiba rivers. Two islands within Kamburu dam (constructed in 1976) are in the protected area. On the southern boundary is the Tana River, the eastern…