OVERVIEW

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

 Fort Jesus

Lamu Old Town

 

The Great Rift Valley lake system

  

The Mijikenda Kaya forest

CONTACTS

Viale Luca Gaurico 205

00143

Rome

Italy

+39-068082714/8

+39-068082707

http://www.embassyofkenya.it

 

OPENING HOURS

Main Office

Monday to Friday

9:00am to 5:00pm

 

Summer

9:00am to 4:00pm

Consular Section/ Ufficio Visti

Monday to Thursday

9:30am to 12:30pm