In the western part of Kenya the town of Kapenguria is located. This is a great place to visit with its lovely scenery, the stunning mountain views and some excellent tourist facilities. There are many activities that can be enjoyed in this lovely town. If you are a nature lover then this is the ideal destination. You will get to see some exotic wildlife and at the same time experience a taste of traditional African cultures.
One of the main attractions in Kapenguria is the Zimani Hills. These hills were once part of a volcano and so are still volcanic. The view from here is simply breathtaking. This is also the home of the Zimani Culture festival. During this festival people from all over the world come to experience the beauty and culture of Zimani. There is a lot of sports and entertainment for all the family to enjoy.
Another attraction in the area is the Ngorongoro Crater. This is the deepest crater in the world. It is said that the local people have made this crater into a place where they can get peace and a place that is sacred to them. The crater is surrounded by beautiful lush vegetation. To get a closer look at the crater one must go to the viewpoint called the Ngorongoro crater observatory where you can watch the sun set into the Indian Ocean.
Then there is the Zimani Culture Festival, which has been celebrated since 1980. This is a week long celebration of the rich history and culture of Zimani. This town caters for the tourists who want to experience a taste of Zimani culture. There is a variety of shows and dances to enjoy. This town offers a good night life and is well equipped to cater for your business needs too.
If you are interested in a tour to the Swahili region then there are many places to go. There is the Voi estuary town which is a mainstay in the tourism industry and is very popular with tourists. There is also Tsavo which is a popular tourist destination. This town has many white sandy beaches and it is known for its diving possibilities. It also has a lively atmosphere and offers many activities for the families.
One of the other popular destinations in the area is Wat Chalong. This is another historic town that is well preserved. There are many attractions like the Wat Chalong Fireplace and the Wat Chalong Monastery. They are famous for the Buddhist Temple, which was founded by the Buddha himself. For tourists who want to experience the beautiful environment and the scenic beauty of the place then they must travel to Karon. This is the primary urban area and it is built on the slopes of the mountain and is very beautiful.