Kenya Tours

KENYA IN BRIEF

Republic of Kenya        (Named after Mount Kenya)

Kenya’s Neighbors:       Ethiopia, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda.

Total Area:                     At 580,367 km2, Kenya is the world’s 48th largest country

Independence:               12th December 1963

Currency:                      Kenyan Shilling (KES).

Population:                   52.2 million people, Kenya becomes the 27th most populous country.

Capital City:                  Nairobi while its oldest city & first capital is the coastal city of Mombasa. Kisumu City is the third largest city & also an inland port on Lake Victoria with other significant urban centers like Nakuru & Eldoret.

No. of Languages:Total of 69 languages

Common Languages:    English & Swahili

Religions:                     Anglican, Roman Catholic, The Presbyterians, Conservatives, Orthodox, Islam, Hindu &Indigenous traditional beliefs.

Climate / best time to Visit

All Year.

March, April, May, June (Long rainy season)

October – November(Heavy rains)