Kakamega Reserve is the last remnant in Kenya of a tropical rainforest which once spread from Kenya to the west coast of Africa. The Reserve is twice the size of Nairobi National Park with 380 species of plants spread in swamps, riverine and hardwood forest areas, glades and the shallow forest around the edge of the reserve. 350 species of bird have been recorded including rare snake-eating birds.

  • Area: 44 km²
  • Time to visit: Year round
  • Entry: Cash only