Maasai Mara Game Reserve
The reserve is regarded as the most spectacular wildlife viewing in Kenya, with over 95 species of Mammals,Amphibians,Reptiles and over 400 bird species.The dominant inhabitants is the wildebeest. In July each year over 1.5 million wildebeest, along with large numbers of Zebras migrate from the Serengeti plains in Tanzania to fresh pastures in the Masai Mara before going back in october.
Lake Nakuru National Park
Lies 140 Km northwest of Nairobi in Nakuru county.The alkaline lake has a crusty shoreline, surrounded by wooded grasslands. It is famouse for flamingos both ( Great and Lesser ) that turn the shoreline crimson including over 450 species on dieds. The park is also reach in wildlife both predators and other wild animals not forgartting the rhinos both black and white.
Samburu National Reserve.
The reserve is rich in wildlife with an abudance of rare norther specialist species such as the Grevy’s Zebra, Somali ostrich, reticulated giraffe, gerenuk and the baisa oryx. ( also referred to as Samburu special five. The reserve is also popular with a minimum of 700 elephants, also large predators such as the lions, leopards, cheetah are important attraction.
Amboseli National Park
The park has over 800 differnt mammals to be found ranging from the tiny (and rarely seen) spectacled elephant shrew to the huge bulk of the African elephant. There are also over 400 species of birds. The park has an airstrip for light aircraft. The land scape is dominated by the towering Mount Kilimanjaro.
Tsavo National Park
Is the largest park in Kenya, and was established in 1948. Tsavo National park was split into East and West for administrative purpose. The two parks are divided by Nairobi-Mombasa railway and road. Tsavo East is an easily accesible are very popular park. Some of the attractive scenic features large herds of elephants and other wildlife and striking natural landscape and over 400 species of birds. Tsavo West National park covers approximately 30 per cent of Kenya’s park area, and contains a diversity of habiotats, wildlife and mountainous scenic landscape. Over 600 species of birds have been located. At Mzima spring in the north of the park , water that has filtered underground from the chyulu hills gashes from below a lava ridge into a series of claear pools