Kenya

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From awe-inspiring wildlife to mesmerising diving spots, Kenya is the epitome of African adventure. Immerse yourself in the splendour of its vast landscapes, encounter friendly locals, and delve into a captivating blend of cultures. It offers an unforgettable journey that embodies the essence of Africa in all its glory.

Highlights

  • Discover the principles of community-driven conservation
  • Spot four of the iconic Big Five animals on a once in a lifetime safari
  • Explore marine conservation initiatives in Diani or around Wasini Island
  • Relax on Kenya's pristine beaches and watch stunning sunrises
  • Learn survival skills as you hike up Mount Kisagau
  • Gain your PADI open water or advanced open water qualification

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All of our expeditions are completely tailored to your needs – if you’re undecided about where to go, just call us, we love sharing ideas. The world really is your oyster!

Expedition

  • Community-led conservation

    Embark on a transformative journey delving into sustainable income generation projects. Witness the inspiring transition of the local community from illegal practices to eco-friendly endeavours like basket weaving and bead making. Engage first-hand in crafting elephant dung paper and learn innovative methods, such as using bees and chilli, to protect crops from elephants.

  • Get off the beaten track

    Join our expert rangers for a captivating hike up Mount Kasigau, a cloud forest teeming with unique biodiversity. Learn about threats to the ecosystem, like sandalwood depletion, and explore topics such as bird mis-netting. Plus, master survival skills in this enchanting wilderness

  • Embark on a marine conservation adventure

    Immerse yourself in a range of initiatives aimed at preserving our oceans. Dive into the depths to identify diverse marine life, from colourful fish to sea turtles, and lend a helping hand in protecting these endangered species. Join efforts to restore vibrant coral reefs thriving amidst the tranquil mangrove forests, vital ecosystems teeming with life. Take a stand against plastic pollution, participating in beach clean-ups and advocating for sustainable practices to safeguard our marine environments for generations to come. You can also take part in your PADI open water qualification whilst you're doing your project.

  • Embark on the ultimate safari

    You will get the chance to drive through the expansive Rukinga Sanctuary, home to over 50 species of large mammals, including endangered elephants, Grevy's zebras, cheetahs, lions, and African wild dogs. Explore the vibrant ecosystem and encounter diverse wildlife, alongside over 300 bird species, promising unforgettable moments in the heart of the African wilderness. You can also opt to visit Tsavo East National Park to see even more wildlife.

What to expect

  • Terrain

    Experience Kenya's dynamic terrain, stretching from the plains of the East to the Central Highlands and lush plateaus in the West. Explore the iconic Great Rift Valley, traverse vibrant savannahs, and marvel at the stunning coral reefs along the coastline.

  • Culture

    Dive into Kenya's vibrant culture, a tapestry of diverse traditions and customs. From lively music and dance to intricate crafts, experience the essence of Kenyan identity. Explore bustling markets, savour authentic cuisine, and engage with welcoming communities for an unforgettable cultural journey.

  • Weather

    Kenya boasts a comfortable tropical climate year-round, characterised by regional variations. June to September is an ideal time to visit, with cool and dry weather, attracting animals to gather around diminishing water sources for optimal wildlife viewing experiences. There are two different rainy seasons between March to May and October to December, which bring life to the landscape.

We’re always happy to talk travel and would love to find out more about your ideas.

Please do call or email us for more information, to organise a first meeting, or even just for a chat. We’ll be delighted to hear from you.

ATOL Protected

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True Adventure expeditions are fully protected by ATOL. ATOL financially protects all flights and air packages sold by UK tour operators, offering such protection for nearly 30 million passengers a year. ATOL is managed by the Civil Aviation Authority which is Government backed and has been providing financial protection to air travellers for nearly 30 years. True Adventure holds an ATOL license and our registration number is 9302.

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