Thursday, April 4, 2013

Best Kenya Nairobi Day Tour Safari

Exciting Kenya Nairobi Day Tour

Kenya is an east African country which is renowned for its large national parks and nice beach and bush vacations. Nairobi is the capital center and is also known as the wildlife capital of the world due to the fact that it is the only capital city in the world to have a national park in its boundaries. Kenya day tour packages are fun to go for as you will leave early in the morning to return later in the evening after a very rewarding game drive.
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Nairobi National Park Kenya Nairobi Day Tour 

The Nairobi national park is located only 10 minutes from the CBD and is one of the easy to access parks in Kenya. The park is only 117 sq km and was started in 1946 by the colonialists who could go there in the evenings for leisure. The park is fenced on one side and open on the others to allow animals to move in and out during dry seasons.

Animals To Be Found In Nairobi National Park Day Tour

Nairobi national park day tour is fun since you get to see all the animals here like the lions, hippos, rhinos, crocodiles, rhino, buffalo, giraffes, zebras, wildebeests, hartebeests, impala, Thompson gazelles, grants gazelle, jackals, leopards, cheetahs, duiker, hyenas, suni, dik dik, baboons, vervet monkeys, elands and many more Your game drive lasts for 4hrs and you will be able to see most of these animals in Nairobi national park.

Nairobi national park also has a variety of birds which include the hadada ibis, sacred ibis, martial eagle, kingfisher, African fishing eagle, kori bustard, secretary bird, Egyptian geese, blacksmith plover, hammerkop, marabou stork, yellow billed stork, goliath heron, great white pelican, wagtails, egrets, ox pecker, bush shrikes, go away birds, Madagascar bee-eater and many more.

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Nakuru National Park Kenya Nairobi Day Tour

Lake Nakuru national park is one of the most popular urban parks in Kenya and day trips to this park are arranged in Nairobi and take a whole day. The Nakuru national park is located 160km north of Nairobi on the floor of the great African rift valley. The Nakuru Park is completely fenced and was started as a bird sanctuary.

Main Attractions of Nakuru National Park Day Tour Package

Nakuru national park day tour is fun since it is the world’s largest spectacle of birds with more than 2 million flamingos and thousands of other birds. The lake Nakuru national park is also a rhino sanctuary and its is the only park that you can see a rhino very close up besides Nairobi national park. Nakuru national park is a great place to do a game drive as there are many other animals including rhino, hippos, buffalo, giraffes, lions, cheetahs, leopards and many others.

Amboseli National Park Kenya Day Tour

The lake Amboseli national park is one of the most popular one day destinations from Nairobi. Amboseli is a 160 sq km park which is located 240km from Nairobi. This park is right at the border with Tanzania and on the shadow of mt Kilimanjaro-the highest mountain in Africa.

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Some of the attractions in Amboseli day tour include the view of Kilimanjaro, the over 1200 elephants and the many others animals and the lake Amboseli mirages of simmering water including the observation hill.

Animals to See In Kenya Amboseli National Park Day Tour

The animals to be seen in Amboseli include the hippos, elephants, lions, gazelles, elands, giraffes, buffalos, baboons, impala, hyenas, jackals and many others. Amboseli is especially mostly visited due to its view of Kilimanjaro and the hundreds of elephants that one can see at the swamps in the park.

The Amboseli day tour in Kenya includes transport in a safari minivan, Amboseli national park entrance fees, lunch, services of a professional driver guide and bottled drinking water. 

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