Map of Kenya


Kenya is a country in East Africa with coastline on the Indian Ocean. It encompasses savannah, lakelands, the dramatic Great Rift Valley and mountain highlands. It’s also home to wildlife like lions, elephants and rhinos. From Nairobi, the capital, safaris visit the Maasai Mara Reserve, known for its annual wildebeest migrations, and Amboseli National Park, offering views of Tanzania’s 5,895m Mt. Kilimanjaro.

Capital: Nairobi

PresidentUhuru Kenyatta

Population51.39 million (2018) World Bank

CurrencyKenyan shilling

Official languagesSwahili, English


Lake Nakuru National Park
Amboseli National park
Masai Mara National Reserve
Samburu National reserve
Mt Kenya
Nairobi National Museum
Lake Naivasha
Daniel Sheldrick wildlife trust
Nairobi National Park