When to Visit Kenya

Best Time to Visit Kenya

Best Time to Visit Kenya

Kenya is a popular East African destination known for its diverse landscape and abundant wildlife. Ideally, the best time to visit Kenya is during the dry season that runs from July to October, when the conditions are optimum for outdoor adventures like h...Read more

Kenya in January: Weather, Tips and More

Kenya in January: Weather, Tips and More

In January, Kenya offers excellent conditions for wildlife safaris, mountain climbing or hiking, and beach activities. Hot and dry weather drives the wildlife of Maasai Mara National Reserve and Amboseli National Park near the watering holes, making them...Read more

Kenya in February: High Season Travel Guide

Kenya in February: High Season Travel Guide

If you are traveling to Kenya in February, brace yourself for hot weather and tourist crowds. Safaris are in heavy demand and the beach resorts along the Indian Ocean coast are busy during this time. But February is also a great time to stretch out your t...Read more

Kenya in March: All You Need to Know

Kenya in March: All You Need to Know

Monsoon gradually settles across Kenya in March. But every region within the country, from highlands to deserts and the savanna, has a varied climate. For instance, the month is a good time to explore the remote and arid Samburu Reserve. This scenic natur...Read more

Kenya in April: Wet Season Travel Tips

Kenya in April: Wet Season Travel Tips

April lies in the middle of the wet season in Kenya. While prolonged rain, oppressive heat, high humidity, and buzzing mosquitoes may hinder your plans for a perfect holiday, the lush landscape, spectacular skyscapes, and intense wildlife action across th...Read more

Kenya in May: Low Season Travel Tips

Kenya in May: Low Season Travel Tips

May is a quiet month in Kenya. The tourist season has ended and it is the middle of the three-month-long wet season. The savannas are lush green with fresh grass beds and animals in abundance. Some safari operators and lodges are closed for the rainy seas...Read more

Kenya in July: Safari Underneath Clear Weather

Kenya in July: Safari Underneath Clear Weather

July is part of the dry season in Kenya and one of the best times to visit the country for game-viewing. The rains have gone and the skies are cloud-free, making wildlife-watching against the backdrop of the African savannah and Mount Kilimanjaro unrivale...Read more

Kenya in August: Cool Weather Travel Tips

Kenya in August: Cool Weather Travel Tips

Vast, open savannah teeming with wildlife, regal Maasai warriors, powder-soft footprint-free beaches, and once-in-a-lifetime activities. Kenya is unrivaled when it comes to an unforgettable African adventure. The month of August is the perfect time to tra...Read more

Kenya in September: Mild Weather and Clear Skies

Kenya in September: Mild Weather and Clear Skies

Mild weather and clear skies await you on your Kenya trip in September. The month falls in the middle of the dry winter season. This is when the Kenyan wildlife is most active, and the savannas are full of migrating herds. The balmy weather conditions is...Read more

Kenya in October: Transitional Period Travel Tips

Kenya in October: Transitional Period Travel Tips

Kenya in October is a month of seasonal change. It is when the country’s weather shifts from dry to wet while the famous animal migration across its savanna reaches its climax. School holidays are over by this time of year and the beaches along the...Read more

Kenya in November: Shoulder Season Weather and Travel Tips

Kenya in November: Shoulder Season Weather and Travel Tips

Kenya bids farewell to the dry winter season in November. As the country transitions into summer, sporadic rainfall is common during this time of year. But holidaymakers can take heart, for rain showers usually occur in the afternoon or evening, which mea...Read more

Kenya in December: Weather, Tips & Festivals

Kenya in December: Weather, Tips & Festivals

From pleasant river valleys and exotic mountains to dense jungles and rare wildlife, visiting Kenya in December introduces you to all the charms of nature you can imagine. Embark on a trek to the laps of Mount Kilimanjaro or venture into the vast Kinangop...Read more

Summer in Kenya: Weather and Top Destinations

Summer in Kenya: Weather and Top Destinations

Kenya in summer promises a complete holiday experience that goes beyond safari tours in sprawling savannahs and wetlands of Maasai Mara National Reserve and Amboseli National Park. Besides offering the best conditions for spotting wildlife, including the...Read more

Winter in Kenya: Weather and Must-Visit Destinations

Winter in Kenya: Weather and Must-Visit Destinations

Iconic savannah wildlife, stunning views of Mount Kilimanjaro, white sand beaches, and bustling Nairobi markets will all be had in Kenya in winter. Located near the equator, Kenya faces cooler and drier conditions from June to September (winter), making i...Read more

Kenya in June: Weather, Tips and More

Kenya in June: Weather, Tips and More

June marks the transition from rainy to dry season in Kenya. A trip to Kenya in June makes for an excellent time for wildlife viewing as the vegetation starts thinning and water sources become scarce. While the typical timing for the Great Wildebeest Migr...Read more

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