Tourists here may also be rewarded with sightings of big cats and wild dogs.
Lake Nakuru National Park, in Central Kenya, is famous for its huge flocks of pink flamingoes.
To experience the romance of Kenya's colorful colonial history captured in the film Out of Africa, head to Nairobi.
This bustling capital is the gateway to one of the world's most evocative and exciting travel destinations.
Kenya - the name is almost synonymous with the word "safari".
Perhaps no other place on the planet conjures such a spirit of adventure and romance.
Other highlights here include the Yatta Plateau, the world's longest lava flow, Mudanda Rock, and the Lugard Falls, which spill into rapids and crocodile-filled pools.
Tsavo West is wetter and topographically more varied with some of the most beautiful scenery in the northern reaches of the park.The birds throng on Lake Nakuru itself, one of the Rift Valley soda lakes that comprises almost a third of the park's area.The park was established in 1961 and more than 450 species of birds have been recorded here as well as a rich diversity of other wildlife.To the east of this sweeping valley, visitors can climb the snow-cloaked equatorial peaks of Mount Kenya and fish for trout in crystal clear streams.Hell's Gate National Park harbors obsidian caves and hisses with natural geysers and hot springs.On the banks of the palm-lined Ewaso Nyiro River, Samburu, Buffalo Springs, and Shaba Reserves lie in an arid region in the remote north of Kenya.