National Parks and reserves in Nairobi : There is a lot to discover in the republic of Kenya and once it comes to safari adventures Kenya is ranked to be one of the most excellent destinations to have wildlife and a nature explore in East Africa.

There are two main types of terrestrial protected areas in Kenya: national parks, and national reserves due to the fact that these areas hold the most valuable nature species in the country.

National park and national reserves in Kenya are maintained by the Kenya Wildlife Service with a lot of restrictions to see to it that all Kenya’s flora, fauna and ecosystems in the different national parks and reserves are safe and well protected from different effects from both humans and nature.

Kenya has got over 23 national park and over 28 national reserves within the republic of the country and this is the main reason as to why once on an adventure in the country one cannot run out of safari activities to carry out.

And among these 4 national park, 6 national marine reserves and these also adds up to the level of fascination of safari adventure in the country most go to the country just to have a thrill of different marine species in the republic of Kenya.

All these national parks are filled with different wildlife species and if you sight not the expected wildlife you can get to sight it from a different national park or reserve.

All the national parks and national reserves are open to private visits and facts are that Most national parks and national reserves are not fenced in hence one has the chance to sight different wildlife in the national parks.

The national parks and the national reserves are entry fees are set in US dollars and payable either in dollars or in pounds and these destinations are mostly visited in the months of June to October due to the fact that there is virtually no rain and daytime temperatures are not too hot hence being favorable to all sightseers.

In this article, join in on the journey as list down all the national reserves in the republic of Kenya so as when on a choice to which destination to choose you won’t run out of options to choose from the list is as below.

National parks

  1. Aberdare National Park
  2. Amboseli National Park
  3. Arabuko Sokoke National Park
  4. Central Island National Park
  5. Chyulu Hills National Park
  6. Hell’s Gate National Park
  7. Kisite-Mpunguti Marine National Park
  8. Kora National Park
  9. Lake Nakuru National Park
  • Malindi Marine National Park
  • Malka Mari National Park
  • Masai Mara National Park

    National Parks and reserves in Nairobi
    Masai Mara National Reserve wildlife
  • Meru National Park
  • Mombasa Marine Park
  • Mount Elgon National Park
  • Mount Kenya National Park
  • Mount Longonot National Park
  • Nairobi National Park
  • Ol Donyo Sabuk National Park
  • Ruma National Park
  • Saiwa Swamp National Park
  • Sibiloi National Park
  • Tsavo East National Park
  • Tsavo West National Park
  • Watamu Marine National Park

National reserves

  1. Arawale National Reserve
  2. Bisanadi National Reserve
  3. Boni National Reserve
  4. Buffalo Springs National Reserve
  5. Dodori National Reserve
  6. Kakamega Forest National Reserve
  7. Kisumu Impala Sanctuary
  8. Lake Bogoria National Reserve
  9. Masai Mara National Reserve
  • Mwaluganje elephant sanctuary
  • Mwea National Reserve
  • Mwingi National Reserve
  • Rahole National Reserve[1]
  • Rimoi National Reserve[2]
  • Samburu National Reserve
  • Shimba Hills National Reserve
  • Tana River Primate Reserve
  • Utwani forest reserve

For more information about the national parks and the national reserves contact our trusted tour operators to get you’re self-booked up for and kind of adventure in any of the above national parks in Kenya.

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