Kakamega Forest Game Reserve
Kakamega Tourist Park destination
Duration: 2/3 days
Kakamega forest is famous for its diversity of plants, bird species, insect life, and its uniqueness. It is Kenya's only remaining patch of the Guineo-Congolian rainforest, a rainforest that once spanned west and central Africa with its easternmost edge in Western Kenya.
The forest which is the only natural tropical rainforest left in Kenya is a terrain of hardwood trees, swamps, rivers, glades and shallow forests. The Forest's huge variety of birds (Some 367 bird species have been recorded in the forest), reptiles and insects make it a specialist eco-tourism attraction for bird-watchers and wildlife photographers.
Wildlife such as black and white colobus monkeys, red tailed monkeys, pottos (large nocturnal sloth-like creatures), bushbabies, tree pangolins, bush pig, gray duiker, civet, Sunni, clawless otter, porcupines, leopards among others can be viewed at the forest.
Mission Tour and Travel is the company to take you to this tranquil destination so that you can enjoy the beauty of the Kakamega National park by walking on its nature trails, camping, picnicking and even going out on night-time game walks.
Depart from Nairobi and arrive at Kakamega in the evening. Dinner and overnight at a hotel.
Spend the day viewing the beauty of Kakamega Forest. Overnight at a hotel.
Breakfast and depart to Nairobi.