Nanyuki Town Along The Equator in Kenya
#5 in Best Places to Visit in Kenya - Nanyuki is a market town in Kenya (Rift Valley) that has a few attractions of its own. Though the place is not famous for tourism, it’s a good secluded spot if you are looking for some quiet and calm.
Nanyuki Attractions & Accomodation
Kitich Camp is an outdoor tent camp that lets you share the night with the animals in Kenya. You are bound to see the African elephants, leopards, giant forest hogs, wild buffaloes and many more. Not to worry, the local guides will keep the animals at bay. There are only a few tents, so make sure you reserve.
Sarara Camp also provides you with an excellent safari experience by land (on a 4×4) and by air (either a plane or helicopter). Accommodation includes native food and great hosting. Impala, warthogs, African elephants, African wild cat, cheetahs are the attraction. Your safari options include morning safari, night safari and walking safari.
Porini Lion Camp & Porini Rhino Camp are about 6 and 8 Kms from Nanyuki. You can have a true African safari here in the Olare Orok Conservancy and shares some of its wildlife with the famous Masai Mara national park. You can see Rhinos and lions irrespective of where you stay.