Magnificent Kenya Tour: an Adventure Enthusiast’s Dream Destination
Abundant flora, ancient human cultures and breathtaking wildlife traversing rolling landscapes – when you are envisaging such grandiloquent scenes of Africa, you are probably thinking about Kenya. This country in East Africa is a paradise for adventure-seekers. It is a land of limitless opportunities with epic possibilities for self-discovery.
Have doubts? Take a look below at the adventures waiting for you in the magical land of Kenya.
# Swim alongside whale sharks
The whale shark – the largest fish in the world – is a highly migratory, elusive creature that only ventures to a handful of coastlines. Luckily for you, whale sharks abound the coastlines of Kenya and swimming with them will truly leave you mesmerized. It will be a story that you would repeat over and over again for years to come.
# Trekking safari
Are you an avid trekker? You are going to fall in love with the highs and lows of the Kenyan topography. From the desert plains of the north to the alpine, snow-covered peak of Mt. Kenya, the wide range of treks is sure to satisfy the adventurer in you. Aiming higher? Kenya will not disappoint you! The country offers innumerable challengers to seasoned trekkers. If you wish to take the road less travelled, you can check out volcanic rock towers to granite cliffs.
# Go snorkeling to witness a beautiful world of wilderness
The underwater has its own allure and as a popular diving destination, Kenya shows you why. The country boasts of an enthralling wilderness hid below the surface of the Indian Ocean that will leave you transfixed. The underwater wilderness is no less captivating than Kenya’s game parks. If you cannot explore the lost city of Atlantis, snorkeling in Malindi, Kenya is the next best thing.
# Sky diving – 14,000 feet above ground!
If this does not get your adrenaline pumping, don’t know what will! Adventure-seekers are going to truly enjoy witnessing Kenya from a whole new angle – falling from the sky at 120 miles per hour. For adrenaline junkies, Kenya is becoming the go-to destination. Have you experienced a full minute of freefall over the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean yet? It will be the best day of your life when you do. Diana Beach is where you can experience sky diving at its best.
# Horseback safari
It’s Kenya, so you cannot expect just any kind of horseback safari. Horseback safari in this country means bringing you up-close-and-personal with the wild. You will be riding amidst herds of game. You better brush up on your horse riding skills if you want to survive!
# Walking safari
Whoever thought walking cannot be adventurous, probably never visited the East African country of Kenya. The high ranges of the Northern frontier and vast stretches of trackless deserts are stunning and remote places, entirely isolated from the chaotic modern world. Camping in the wild, walking through the untouched wilderness with a camel train and sleeping under the star-lit sky, you can traverse through an Africa that has been unaltered since the first explorers.
Coming water fun with wind sports, windsurfing is the ultimate way to enjoy the best of both worlds. Set against the picturesque background of Kenya’s pristine beaches, you are guaranteed to have the time of your life. Although, don’t forget to take your lesson first if you are a newbie!
# Kite surfing
Do you enjoy flying kites? Does surfing make you feel wild and free? Take your beach vacation to a whole other level with kite surfing! Sign up for this massive dose of excitement and maybe you will never be able to fly kite or surf the same way again.
# Jet skiing
For beginner adrenaline fiends, jet ski is the perfect adventure water sport. Galu beach is the ideal place to start and once you are comfortable with the rush and crazy excitement, you can try out the other adrenaline-rushing adventures mentioned above.
# Mountain biking
Have you ever played or heard about the game ‘Mountain Bike’? This game lets you do crazy stunts on a bike and Kenya is where you can play the game in real-life. In real, this sport is even more dangerous and that much more fun! The thrill is further enhanced by a breathtaking view of extinct volcanoes, hot springs and gorges. The best place to try it out is Hell’s Gate National Park and the setting looks no less than a movie.
So, are you up for some adventure? Kenya awaits you!