Kenya is one of the world’s great tourism destinations, known for its remarkable diversity of landscapes, wildlife and cultures.
It has scooped many International awards over the years. In 2016, Kenya received several awards in the 23rd World Travel Awards. The awards include;
World’s Leading Safari Destination.
Africa's Leading Beach Destination - Diani Beach, Kenya.
Africa's Leading Destination - Mombasa, Kenya.
Africa's Leading Meetings & Conference Destination - Nairobi, Kenya.
Africa's Leading National Park - Masaai Mara, Kenya.
Africa's Leading Tourist Board - Kenya Tourism Board.
The country has assorted attractions which include white sandy beaches, spectacular birdlife, tropical forests, cultural diversity, conference tourism, snow capped mountains, agro tourism and wildlife safari.
Kenya is home to six unique world heritage sites identified by the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World heritage sites namely: Mount Kenya National Park and Natural forest, Fort Jesus, Old Town Lamu, Kenya Lake system in the Great Rift Valley, the Sacred Mijikenda Kaya Forest and Turkana National Park.
Lake Turkana National Park Mt. Kenya National Park and Natural Forest
Lamu Old Town
The Great Rift Valley lake system
The Mijikenda Kaya forest