Meaning of Country’s name Kenya was named after Mount Kenya from the Kikuyu name Kere-Nyaga (“Mountain of Whiteness”)
Capital Nairobi
Largest Cities Nairobi and Mombasa
Population 45,010,056
Country Code 254
Internet Country Code .ke
Area 224,080 mi² (580,367 km²)
Area-Comparative Slightly more than twice the size of Nevada
Bordering Countries Ethiopia, Somalia, Tanzania, Uganda, and Sudan
Date of Founding (Current State) December 12, 1963
Type of Government Semi-Presidential Republic
Languages Spoken Swahili, English, Kikuyu, Luo, Kamba, somali, Masai, Turkana, Nandi, Galla, Suk
Top Exports Tea, Coffee, Wheat, Petroleum products
National Holidays New Year’s Day – Jan. 1, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Labour Day – May 1, Madaraka Day, Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan), Moi Day, Kenyatta Day, feast of the Sacrifice, Independence Day – Dec. 25, Boxing Day
Money Currency Kenyan shilling

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Places to visit in Kenya:

Mt Kenya: Lodges & Accommodation

Tsavo East:  Lodges & Accommodation

Tsavo west :  Lodges & Accommodation

Malindi: Hotels, Restaurants & Activities

Nairobi: Hotels, Restaurants & Activities

Aberdare National park : Lodges & Accommodation

Kisumu :   Lodges & Accommodation

Lake Nakuru :   Lodges & Accommodation

Lamu :  Lodges & Accommodation

Masai Mara :  Lodges & Accommodation

Samburu : Lodges & Accommodation

Mombasa : Lodges & Accommodation

Suggested Packages to Kenya:

Mt. Kenya 4 days

Kenya Safari Experience