Kenya

At a glance

  • Thrilling wildlife experiences
  • The annual Great Migration
  • Safari and beach holidays

Kenya insider review

Language:

English and Swahili

Passport and Visas:

Visas are required for UK passport holders. A new e-visa service has been introduced for UK passport holders. UK holidaymakers now need to apply for visas in advance of arrival into Kenya via the e-visa portal at www.ecitizen.go.ke.

Events & Festivals:

July to October: The annual Great Migration in the Maasai Mara

Tipping:

It’s customary to tip 10% of the restaurant bill unless a service charge is included. The biggest tip will probably go to your tour driver if they’ve been helpful - as much as £3 per person per day is expected on safari.

Religion:

Christianity