Surface: 580 367 km²

Capital: Nairobi
Population: 43,013,341 inhabitants (2012)

Travel advice
Current status: All travel to certain areas in Kenya are advised.
More information about this advice, visit National Government .

Best time
January, February, June, July, August, September and December are the best months to travel to northern and central Kenya.
January, February, August, September and December are the best months to travel to southern Kenya.
This avoids the rainy season and mass tourism.

Swahili and English are both official languages ​​in Kenya. In addition, there are several local languages ​​(60).

Travel documents
You must have a passport that is valid on departure from Kenya.
A visa is required. You can apply online, in person at the Embassy of Kenya in The Hague or purchase for approximately 35 euros to the border of Kenya (valid for 3 months).

Embassies and consulates
Below is a list of relevant diplomatic representations with eg address and contact information.
Dutch Embassy in Kenya: .
Dutch consulate in Kenya: .
Embassy of Kenya in the Netherlands: .

Immunization (vaccination)
For a visit to Kenya, it is recommended that one or more vaccinations to get.

In Kenya (except Nairobi) is malaria for.

Money and Money
Kenya is paid with the Kenyan shilling (KES).

Traffic and route
In Kenya, you have to drive on the left side of the road.

In Kenya, a plug adapter required.

Tap water
It is not recommended to drink water from the tap.

News and newspapers
The latest news regarding Kenya can be found on Google news .
A summary of the newspapers from Kenya, visit Abyznewslinks .

Websites from Kenya ends on .ke.
Official website of Kenya: .

Photos and videos

On Flickr you can find a nice collection of photos from Kenya.
On Youtube you will find a nice collection of videos from Kenya.

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An overview of all the holidays in Kenya, visit .

Protected areas and World Heritage

An overview of the protected areas (such as national parks, reserves and wildlife parks) in Kenya can be found on Protected Planet .
An overview of the World Heritage in Kenya can be found on the World Heritage List of UNESCO.

Sources: Wikipedia, Wiki Voyage, Government, Embassy Countries, GGD, Google News, Abyznews, Yellow Pages, Flickr, Youtube,,, Protected Planet, World Heritage List.