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Kenya travel information

Planning an African safari to Kenya
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Kenya is a country located in East Africa and is known for its stunning landscapes, wildlife, and rich cultural heritage. Here is some important travel information for those considering visiting Kenya:

  1. Visa requirements: Most nationalities require a visa to enter Kenya. You apply for an e-visa online before your trip. If have challenge in getting visa as as your tour operator can assist you to apply one.

  2. Health and Safety: Yellow fever vaccination certificate required for travellers aged 1 year or over arriving from countries with risk of yellow fever transmission

  3. Transportation: Kenya has a good road network, and private cars and taxis are widely available for hire. The capital city, Nairobi, also has a reliable public transport system. However, it’s important to be aware of the risk of crime when using public transportation.

  4. Climate: Kenya has a tropical climate with temperatures ranging from 20°C to 30°C. The country has two rainy seasons, from March to June and from October to December, so it’s best to avoid traveling during these times if possible.

  5. Wildlife and National Parks: Kenya is famous for its wildlife and has several national parks, including the Maasai Mara National Reserve and Amboseli National Park. These parks offer excellent opportunities for wildlife viewing, including the chance to see the big five: lions, elephants, leopards, buffalos, and rhinos.

  6. Culture and Traditions: Kenya is home to a diverse range of cultural groups, each with its unique traditions and customs. Visitors are encouraged to learn about and respect the local culture during their stay.

East Africa Shuttles and Safaris

The Kenya Association of Tour Operators (KATO)

Is Kenya’s leading tourism trade association, representing the interests of some 200 experienced professional tour operators. Members offer a range of services, which can be broadly divided into the following categories: –

  • Special interest safaris
  • Air safaris
  • Incentive travel group safaris
  • Custom safaris for individual travellers
  • Camping safaris (luxury & budget)
  • Indian Ocean & Coast holidays
  • Golf Safaris

KATO’S Mission Statement

  • Uphold the good reputation of Kenya as a tourist destination by ensuring that Kenya Tour Operators maintain the highest standards of service and value;
  • Give agents and individual clients alike the confidence of knowing that Kenya has mechanism designed to consider the possible redress of any wrongs which a client may have suffered;
  • Recommend certain standards which the Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife might consider in determining whether or not to grant or renew the licence of an operator;
  • Provide a means for the Association’s members to seek protection or redress in any dispute either with another member or a non-member of the Association;
  • Endeavour to instil a spirit of unity and loyalty to each other amongst members of the Association

East Africa Shuttles and Safaris limited Has been operation for the last 10 years with wide experience and Membership in Various Tourism bodies ,enviromental and conservation organisations

East Africa Shuttles is a Member of
Kenya Based Licensed and Registered Tour operator
A Member of Kenya Association of Kenya Operators (KATO)
Member of Nature Kenya -East Africa Natural History Society (EANHS )

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Following are some of the services we provide.

  • Inbound and outbound travel services
  • Resort / hotel bookings
  • Airline reservations and re-confirmation of tickets
  • Reception of clients at the airport
  • Incentive programs
  • Combined tour packages to neighboring countries
  • Honeymoon packages and Beach holidays
  • Kenya Camping Safaris
    • Kenya luxury lodge Road/Air Safaris
    • Mt Kenya and Mt Kilimanjaro trekking
    • Educational/Missionary /Family safaris

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