What is Kenya Famous for –Kenya Safari Destination

What is Kenya famous for ; Kenya has several outstanding natures that makes it a famous destination such as the Big fives and wildebeest Migration Event that attracts millions of tourists yearly. Furthermore, rich in wildlife species and the world record breathing athletes thus making it a great safari destination. More so, a great resident to Barrack Obama’s   parents and ‘’Lupita Nyong’o. Kenya’s stable food is known as ‘’Nyama Choma and Githeri also makes Kenya a famous destination.

Eliud Kipchoge

Kenya is famous for being a home to the world’s 26.2 miles’ marathon record champion. Has the record shows in 2019, that Kipchoge managed to ran and finished the marathon in 1 hour ,59 minutes and 39 seconds in Vienna –Austria. Kenyans ended up creating a verb in the honor of, Kipchogeing which means running very fast.

Big five

Kenya is a great destination for safari where you can adventure all the famous big five known as; the Lion, the Elephants, the Leopards, the Buffalo and the Rhino.

Although to most of national parks and game reserves in the country have either three or four and to others have all the big fives.

The conservancies, ranches and game reserves   are good in wildlife adventure and birding as well.

What is Kenya Famous for
Big 5

Wildebeest Migration

Visit Kenya on world’s event of the wildebeest migration which usually happen every July to October in a year that offers you a memorable excitement to witness the great wildebeest migration at the Maasai Mara Game Reserve. The crossing of the wildebeest from Serengeti national park in Tanzania to Masai Mara is quite inspiring event where you can be able to watch nature at its best.

Barrack Obama Snr

Barrack Obama who was America’s 44th president he is an origin from Kenya because his father Barrack Obama Snr was Kenyan who is a resident from Rachuonyo district which was previously known as Luo Nyanza. The Obama family still live their till today. The grandmother to the former president is still there. Mrs. Sarah Obama.

Mt Kenya

Mount Kenya is majestically Africa’s second largest mountain after Mount Kilimanjaro, located in the former Eastern and Central provinces of Kenya. However, it’s the source of the name of the Kenyan Republic. This mountain has become a life settlement of the Kikuyu who believe in small gods ‘’Mwene Nyaga’ ’It’s an important area for catchment that connects with River Tana and the Ewaso Nyiro. These two rivers act as a water source to the Kenya destination.

Beautiful Flamingoes

Kenya as a destination also act as attraction for the birders who are more fan of flamingoes. Flamingoes are quite beautiful with quirky, large, pink-hued and non-migratory birds. They can be spotted on foot since are found resting on one foot though scientifically has no explanation yet.

They are most seen in three Kenya’s soda lakes which are Lake Nakuru, Lake Elementaita and Lake Bogoria. If you’re lucky you can catch a glimpse of the Great white pelicans at this lake.


Tea plantations

 Kenya once known as the Heart of Africa is also famous of being among the top four leading countries in the world.

The most processed tea in Kenya is called Chai and as you travel to Kenya you will be welcomed with a cup of chai with an aroma.

Lupita Nyong’o

Kenya is a famous destination in the world where the popular Black Panther’s actress ‘’Lupita Nyong’o come from. Of which her father, professor Anyang Nyong’o was the current senator of Kisumu County. Previously was named Nyanza province in Kenya. The professor Anyang Nyong’o acted in different capacities for the Kenyan government.

Kenya’s coast

Kenya’s has a got three popular towns which attracts a lot of visitors to come for the visit this African country. Those popular places are Diani a famous location for the beach resorts, Mombasa good for the night life and Nyali which is a residential part of Mombasa. Kenya’s coast areas have beaches both private and public ones.

The most famous one Is the Diani beach while Mombasa hosts a lot of public beaches one of them is Kenyatta beach.

A visit to Kenya’s Giraffe Manor

A visit to Kenya’s Giraffe Manor which is a privately owned property whose main attraction resident of the Rothschild’s giraffes.

It’s a good location city in suburbs of Longata. Visitors here have great opportunity of enjoying breakfast or dinner with the giraffes as they crane their long neck through the windows hoping for a treat.

It is more worth an attraction on earth to enjoy the experience of taking breakfast with the world’s tallest mammal.

Kenyan National Parks

It’s quite unpopular to find a National park within the capital city, like that of Kenya ‘s Nairobi National Park which sits within its beautiful city. The Nairobi National Park is a popular safari destination hosting all the big fives such as Lions, Leopards, Elephants, buffaloes and black rhino and other species. It also a great destination for birding with over more than 400 bird species recorded.

What is Kenya Famous for
Nairobi National Park

Kenya Nyama Choma

Kenya a great location to enjoy fresh barbecue which is famously known as Nyama Choma in Kenyan language which means meat. And in most of the events you cannot visit without a complete taste of the Nyama choma.


 This is a unique slang in Kenya environment, though English and Kiswahili has taken the first part in languages spoken. Very soon sheng may gazette as the third then follows the Kikuyu, Luhya, Luo and Kamba. In the community matatus are very common but there is also a popular transport system with a phrase of sheng, which is often self-deprecating. It’s a unique transport system with a radio station inside.

Mashemeji Derby

 On visit to Kenya destination, you can spend your evening to those who are football lovers at Mashemeji derby and enjoy the Kenyan football matches.

Safari destination

Kenya is among the world’s leading safari destination, according to the past record. On visit you can reach out to Laikipia County which boosts with best wildlife conservancies in Kenya, Maasai Mara national reserve many more.

Kitenge cultural tour

Kenyan and other Africans love to be fashioned into their catchy kitenge attires and at the same time used as dowry negotiation, engagements and weddings. Kenyan couples like matching kitenge wear easiest way of differencing them from the rest.