Kenya derives her name from Mount Kenya the tallest mountain in the country & the only mountain on the equator with snow. It is the heart of East Africa, endowed with authentic attractions such as the golden beaches, massive wilderness areas and a vibrant cultures and gentle friendliness. Warm and welcoming, Kenya is the place the phrase ‘Hakuna Matata’ (no worries) embodies the national attitude; and smile is the most valuable currency.
Kenya has an incredibly unique of biodiversity. Such are the extremes of the Kenyan climate, which range from tropical heat of glacial ice, that has formed a diversity of habitats found nowhere else on Earth. A mosaic of lion-gold savannah, rolling grassland, ancient rainforests and volcanic plains.
Kenya is the only place where you can witness volcanic geysers that hurtle jets of boiling water into the air; stand beneath the plunging waterfall of the Aberdares, camel-trek across the painted desert of the arid north, drive through the teeming game of the vast savannah, walk amidst clouds of butterflies in the last of the coastal rainforests, and lie beneath the palm trees of the idyllic Indian Ocean coastline.
Why Travel to Kenya
Kenya Visa Requirements
A valid passport, not expiring for at least six months, is required for entry into Kenya. Most incoming visitors whether for business or pleasure, require a visa. Multiple and Single entry visa are available. Both Multiple and Single entry visas can also be obtain upon arrival at the airport (visa official are on hand to meet all international arriving flights) or prior to travel single entry visa can be obtain online (http://evisa.go.ke/evisa.html).
Kenya Health Certification
A yellow fever vaccination certificate is required ONLY if you are arriving into Kenya from an infected area. Commonly recommended but required vaccinations/immunizations include tetanus, diphtheria, polio, typhoid, hepatitis A and B, and Malaria. Consult with your doctor 4-6 weeks before your trip for up-to-date information and to allow time for medications to take effect. A healthcare who specializes in travel medicine may assist in determining what you will need based on factors such as health and immunization history, areas of Kenya you will be visiting, and planned activities