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Kenya

Kenya is located in eastern equatorial Africa, and derives its name from stunning Mount Kenya, with 5199 m Africa's second highest mountain. The country's landscape is enormously diverse, ranging from low and humid coastal plains on the Indian Ocean to the temperate central highlands, which in turn are split by the Great Rift Valley. Towards the north-east the climate is extremely hot and arid.

Kenya is a popular hiking destination. There are numerous trails up and around the Mt Kenya massif, a truly alpine environment with glaciers and snow. And there is more. Towards the northeast are the remote Loroghi Hills, west lies the caldera of Mt Elgon with its cave elephants on the border with Uganda. Or venture out to the Cherangani Hills, the Aberdare Range, and homeland of the pastoral Maasai people: the southwestern Loita Hills.

Best time for hiking is during the cool dry months, from June to August, but there are regional differences, and as you go higher up generally the chances of rain (or snow) increase. Trails are not marked, so it is a rule to hire a local guide at all times. Mt. Kenya has mountain huts, and there is lodge accommodation in most national parks, but while trekking be prepared to carry full camping gear and supplies.

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Germany
eBooks.de
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eBooks.de
Germany
eBooks.de
Germany
2015
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Netherlands
2015
  • Reisgids East Africa- Oost Afrika | Lonely Planet
  • De perfecte reisgids voor zowel de georganiseerde als de zelfstandige reiziger. Naast een algemene inleiding van het land / streek vol met praktische informatie over hoe je er het beste kunt reizen: slapen, eten, vervoer, excursies ... alles kun je er in vinden. Engelstalig. Lonely Planet Multi-country guide. Excitement, tranquility, adventure:... Read more
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eBooks.de
Germany
eBooks.de
Germany
2012
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2012
  • Reisgids Handbook Kenia - Kenya | Footprint
  • Zo mogelijk nog betere gids dan de Lonely Planet. Vol met de praktische informatie over reizen, slapen etc. Goede verwijzingen naar websites en veel mailadressen. Zelfde soort informatie als de Lonely Planet, diepgaander met vooral meer tips in de minder bekende gebieden. Engelstalig. Full-colour planning section to inspire travellers *... Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
2012
  • Footprint Kenya Handbook
  • Pink flamingos, white rhinos, the world's most famous game reserve and a peak to rival Kilimanjaro: all this and more await travelers to this beguiling country. Footprint's 3rd edition has been fully updated and revised to provide all the information necessary, whether you want to balloon over the Masai Mara, hike Mount Kenya or simply lie back... Read more
Bol.com
Belgium
2012
  • Footprint Kenya Handbook
  • Pink flamingos, white rhinos, the world's most famous game reserve and a peak to rival Kilimanjaro: all this and more await travelers to this beguiling country. Footprint's 3rd edition has been fully updated and revised to provide all the information necessary, whether you want to balloon over the Masai Mara, hike Mount Kenya or simply lie back... Read more
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eBooks.de
Germany
2010
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Netherlands
2010
  • Reisgids Kenya Highlights | Bradt
  • Are you booked on a trip or planning the perfect itinerary? Want expert advice on the bits not to miss? Bradt´s new Highlights guides point the way. Renowned Africa expert Philip Briggs launches the series with Kenya Highlights. This is his personal selection of the country´s best attractions – from the south´s must-see national parks, to... Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2016
  • Reisgids Kenya - Kenia | Rough Guides
  • Zeer goede reisgids voor zowel de georganiseerde maar vooral voor de zelfstandige reiziger. Boordevol informatie over reizen, slapen, eten, maar ook musea en cultuur. Voor veel landen meestal completer en beter dan de Lonely Planet ! The new-look full colour Rough Guide to Kenya is the ultimate companion to East Africa's biggest travel... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2015
  • Reisgids Kenya - Kenia | Lonely Planet
  • De perfecte reisgids voor zowel de georganiseerde als de zelfstandige reiziger. Naast een algemene inleiding van het land / streek vol met praktische informatie over hoe je er het beste kunt reizen: slapen, eten, vervoer, excursies ... alles kun je er in vinden. Engelstalig. Lonely Planet Vast savannahs peppered with immense herds of wildlife.... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2007
  • Natuurgids Wildlife of Kenya Kenia, Tanzania and Uganda | Collins
  • Veldgids waarbij je juist met de goede foto´s makkelijk de soorten kunt determineren. Handzaam formaat, gemakkelijk mee te nemen. A guide to the wildlife of Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda. It features 475 species of bird, mammal, snake, lizard, insect and tree. Written by wildlife experts who have been leading safaris in the region for over 20... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2005
  • Vogelgids Birds of Kenya and Northern Tanzania | Christopher Helm
  • This field guide is an abridged edition of the very successful Birds of Kenya and Northern Tanzania written by the same authors. It covers all 1089 bird species known from the region, including vagrants. This book combines the format and detailed treatment of the larger version with the convenience of a field guide. All the species are... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2016
  • Reisgids Kenya – Kenia | Insight Guides
  • Een rijk geillustreerde reisgids met diepgaande teksten: één van de beste reisgidsen die er bestaan. Eerste deel bestaat uit een beschrijving van de unieke aspecten van de regio, daarna een deel echte reisgids en als afsluiting een deel met praktische informatie. De uitstekende informatie wordt vergezeld van prachtige foto's en heldere kaarten.... Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
  • East Africa
  • This guide covers Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and Brunei. It includes a 32 page colour safari guide; features trekking in Tanzania gorilla spotting in Rwanda and safari tours in Kenya; up-to-date information on places to eat, sleep and shop; and information on the region's tribal groups and cultures. Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • East Africa
  • This guide covers Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and Brunei. It includes a 32 page colour safari guide; features trekking in Tanzania gorilla spotting in Rwanda and safari tours in Kenya; up-to-date information on places to eat, sleep and shop; and information on the region's tribal groups and cultures. Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Footprint Kenya
  • Snow-capped peaks meet sun-baked plains. Where to stay from luxury lodges to highland huts. African beats and colonial relics. Sails, Swahili and savannah. The safari lowdown. Pink lakes, white rhino, red robes. The best places to eat. Deep-sea fishing, high-altitude climbing. A mountain home to gods and a treehouse fit for a queen??. Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Footprint Kenya
  • Snow-capped peaks meet sun-baked plains. Where to stay from luxury lodges to highland huts. African beats and colonial relics. Sails, Swahili and savannah. The safari lowdown. Pink lakes, white rhino, red robes. The best places to eat. Deep-sea fishing, high-altitude climbing. A mountain home to gods and a treehouse fit for a queen??. Read more
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Germany
2013
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2013
  • Wandelkaart Trekking map Africa - the highest peaks | TerraQuest
  • Gedetailleerde en stevig gelamineerde trekkingkaart / klimkaart met schalen tussen de 1:50.000 en 1:175.000 voor enkele van de belangrijkste bergen in Oost Afrika voor o.a. Mt. Kilimanjaro, Mt. Kenya en de Ruwenzori Mountains in Kenia, Tanzania en Oeganda. Africa: The Highest Peaks - Detailed trekking map of the higest peaks in Africa. There is... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2013
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