Hot Air Balloon Safaris in Kenya

A hot air balloon is the best way to enjoy the scenery across the plains in the Maasai Mara Reserve. This is because one gets to view the herds with minimal disturbance, and from a bird’s eye view.  These safaris enable the guest to experience the diverse habitats in the Mara, thus making it worth every penny.

Its usually the best way to end your stay at this remarkable park.





Kenya scooped this prestigious award at the 20th World Travel Awards (WTA) grand finale that took place in Doha, Qatar. Kenya gathered most votes from travel agents all over the world, and this comes barely a month after the Kenya Tourism Board was voted Africa’s leading Tourism Board in Africa by WTA.  Kenya is known for a safari experience that suits every person from different backgrounds and cultures. Kenya is highly endowed with sweeping plains, unique varying cultures and wildlife, thus a safari to Kenya in no doubt leaves lasting memories.

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Explore the Kenyan coast on a microlight

The Kenyan coast is a favorite destination to many wishing to just relax and unwind. Normally when at the coast,  people  just spend time at the beach and engage in various water sports. Now you can spice up your holiday by taking a sightseeing flight on microlights. The microlights rise above 360 feet above the ground and the sight-seeing takes about 30 minutes. The microlights just give the perfect aerial view of the Indian ocean shoreline and other locations at the coast. The scenic beauty from the up there is amazing, and gives one an experience of a lifetime. For more interesting activities in Kenya…visit

Imagea Microlight


aerial view of the Indian ocean shore line

All the pictures are courtesy of Villas Diani

Participate in Paintball shooting in Nairobi or Mombasa, Kenya


Paintball is an outdoor activity that any one from any lifestyle can enjoy, you just have to be an adventure lover. This activity is available in Nairobi and Mombasa. It is a one and a half hour of adventure and the prices range from $15(Kshs. 1,150) per person to $70 (Kshs. 5,600)per person depending on the location and the package one chooses; because they come with different inclusions such as food, beverages etc. This is a small price to pay for an hour and a half of adventure  if you are in Nairobi or Mombasa  


Mount Longonot stands over the shores of Lake Naivasha. It’s a dormant volcano which is 2,886 meters high. Hiking the slopes of this mountain gives one amazing views of its crater, great rift valley and Naivasha. A hike at Mount Longonot is an ideal day activity from Nairobi or Naivasha. For a hiking safari to Mt. Longonot Kenya and more other adventures check



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Kite Surfing is one of the world’s fastest growing sports and Kenya has not been left behind in availing it. One does not have to be strong to participate in this sport, its actually very easy to learn. However, lessons are required so that people can understand the basics on safety measures. Watamu has the ideal environment to undertake this sport. You can enjoy kite surfing combined with a tour to various destinations in Kenya <>


Image courtesy of Tribe Watersports Watamu