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Kakamega Forest Tours and Activities

Kakamega Forest is what remains of the mighty Guineo-Congolian rainforest that once spanned across central Africa, from east to west. It’s situated in western Kenya, near the border of Uganda and around 350 kilometers from Nairobi city.

The Kakamega rainforest is particularly famous for its variety of bird species, with an estimated 360 species living here, including many not found anywhere else on the planet. Rare birds include the great blue turaco, the blue headed bee-eater, and the black and white casqued hornbill, among others.

The forest is also home to a wide range of unique flora, as well as 400 species of butterfly. Of the plant life found here, it’s said that 80% have highly medicinal properties, with local people traditionally using them to cure a variety of ailments. The mammals that call the forest home include seven species of primate, bush pigs, porcupines, flying squirrels, fruit bats, mongoose, clawless otters, and many more.

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bird paradise and wildlife tour

bird paradise and wildlife tour

the variety of birds in kenya is made possible by the favorable climate,diverse habitats and geographical features that make it a suitable migratory route for birds.nairobi the capital city enjoy more than 600 resident and migratory birds species are found, bird watching is good all year round in kenya.in western kenya kakamegs forest is a little patch of guineo-congolian rainforest species found are spectacular turacos and hornbills and the tiny endangered turner's eremomela .The scarce and threatened papyrus yellow warbler is found in papyrus swamps on the shores of lake victoria, alongside the papyrus gonolek, white winged warbler and papyrus canary
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  • 13 days
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16 Days African Mountain Biking Cycling Safari Holiday Adventures

16 Days African Mountain Biking Cycling Safari Holiday Adventures

This 16 Days African Mountain Biking Cycling Safari takes you to Kenya whose land scape was created in such a way that it accommodates various nature activities. Most people believe that the only way to see nature is by using vehicle. And we disagree with them. However the only way to enjoy nature is by cycling. Biking is far from busy roads. You will experience a different face of Africa-local villages and traditional tribesmen, breathtaking scenery and wildlife grazing on the plains. This safari is a challenge that one should consider taking part in when in Kenya. Kenya is a natural destination for mountain bikers.With a fantastic climate, endless tracks where motor vehicles are rarely seen and a vibrant racing and recreational scene, Kenya really is a great place to cycle.
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  • 16 days
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Price varies by group size

14 days weavers birding classic

14 days weavers birding classic

from the world's biggest bird, to the spectacular flamingos that congregate in their millions at the various lakes of great rift valley and camouflage then in pink,kenya holds some remarkable birding sights that you have to see them to believe some 1089 different varieties, kenya's birding is one of the best in the world it is not unusual for birding trips to record 300-600 different varieties on a short trip
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  • 14 days
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What are Kakamega Forest hours of operation?
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Kakamega Forest hours of operation: Open daily 8am till 6pm. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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Should I book Kakamega Forest tickets in advance?
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Kakamega Forest can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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How much does it cost to visit Kakamega Forest 2021?
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Currently, an entrance ticket to Kakamega Forest costs USD 4974.36. Guided Kakamega Forest tours start around USD 4974.36 per person.
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