NEED TO KNOW
AREA 580,367 sq km
LANGUAGES English & Kiswahili
CURRENCY Kenyan Shilling (KES)
WHEN TO TRAVEL
For current information on government travel advice, please refer to the U.S. Passports & International travel, the Canadian Travel Advice and Advisories, the Foreign & Commonwealth Office or the Australian Department of Foreign Affaires website.
For current information regarding health, recommended vaccines and the location of trustworthy doctors and medical clinics, please refer to the International Association for Medical Assistance to Travellers website.
AVERAGE ACCOMMODATION COST ($US)
- 3 star hotel: $120
- 4 star hotel: $200
- 5 star hotel: $300
Average in the good period to travel. Rates change throughout the year depending on high or low tourist seasons.
AVERAGE MEAL COST ($US)
- Inexpensive restaurant: $3.48
- Meal for 2, mid-range restaurant, 3 courses: $24.16
240V / 50Hz
REASONS TO VISIT
- Outdoor and Adventure
- Animal encounter
OFTEN PAIRED WITH
- Kenya is the third-largest exporter of tea after India and China