Various landscapes, the most beautiful lakes, waterless deserts and glaciers, over 50 magnificent national parks where it is possible to see rare plants and the African animals in the native habitat, – all this cannot but attract the tourists from around the world choosing rest in Kenya. Tours to Kenya became popular with Russians not so long ago, but too managed to win a great number of admirers.
Infrastructure level in Kenya is developed highly that is confirmed by existence of safe and comfortable hotels and loggias of various level with all services, necessary for rest. A number of hotels enters the prestigious rating of "Leaders of hotels of the world". Hotels of Kenya are located in picturesque places, and their most part is constructed in the English colonial times that gives them a certain romantic Victorian shade.
Two most popular types of rest in Kenya are a safari tours on national parks and beach rest on the coast of the Indian Ocean. To Kenya there come also climbers and fans of tracking: very few people from them do not dream to subdue Kilimanjaro. Popular sports in Kenya are also the diving and deep-water fishing. It is possible to combine different types of rest, at desire.
The most known national parks of Kenya are Tsavo, the lake Nakura and Masai-Mara where it is possible to see personally "the big five" of the African animals (a rhinoceros, a lion, a buffalo, a leopard and an elephant). Tours in Masai-Maher break all records in popularity among other safaris tours. Here the huge number of animals, including all representatives of "five" lives, and annually in September-October there takes place migration of antelopes of a gnu when their number reaches over one million individuals.
Many tourists choose rest in the national park of Nakuru located around the lake of the same name which is logging in lakes of the East African rift valley. Main "sights" of Nakuru – more than one million pink flamingos, the biggest population of leopards in the country both rare black and white rhinoceroses.
Ancient baobabs, umbellate trees, desert rose and other exotic representatives of the African fauna grow in the largest reserve of Tsavo. The fauna of the park is also very different: more than 400 bird species and 60 types of animals.
After the saturated tour on national parks of Kenya it is possible to please itself with beach rest on the coast of the Indian Ocean. The best resort of Africa call Mombasa. The city with centuries-old history (it is the former capital of the country) attracts with the old medieval streets, the souvenir market, and its vicinities – good beaches. In the resort it is possible to find both small boards, and the first-class luxurious hotels on Shelley's beaches, Tivi, Bamburi, Diani and so forth. Along the ocean coast in both parties from Mombasa clubs, casino, restaurants and cafe last. Thanks to the richest sea world Mombasa divers from all over the world love.
To the north of Mombasa there is Malindi's resort – the sea reserve in which coral reeves there live numerous underwater inhabitants. Divers can come here almost all the year round. Malindi's resort is divided into two half – ancient Arab and modern tourist, with fine infrastructure so here neither fans of entertainments, nor the tourists preferring cultural leisure should miss.
Do not render to yourself in pleasure to study such important aspect of culture of the country as original and original Kenyan cuisine. The prices of food at restaurants of Kenya are very democratic, and quality of products excellent. Exactly here it is possible to understand what has to be the true taste of mango, pineapple, a coco and freshly squeezed juice. Kenyans perfectly prepare meat dishes, including, rare grades like meat of an ostrich, a boar warthog, a zebra, a giraffe and even a crocodile. But after all basic products in kitchen are the maize (corn), rice, potatoes, and also chicken, beef and a goat's meat. Often add burning spices therefore warn in advance to food if you do not want to eat sharp. Inhabitants of coasts prefer seafood: fish, lobsters and shrimps. And if there is a wish for exotic, try dishes of local African tribes.
In a word, a holiday in Kenya it will definitely become perfect not banal: this most beautiful country with interesting and such culture, unlike ours, will bewitch and will fascinate you.