Best Time to Safari in Kenya
Kenya’s wildlife parks can be visited throughout the year, however the best wildlife viewing is observed during the dry seasons from January to March and July to October. The second dry season coincides with the phenomenal spectacle of the Great Wildebeest Migration.
During the migration, millions of wildebeest, zebra and antelope storm their way through Kenya’s Masai Mara and Tanzania’s Serengeti, resulting in one of the most impressive wildlife spectacles in the world. Therefore those looking to combine a safari to both Kenya and Tanzania will definitely want to visit at this time.
is also best visited in the dry seasons as the rains can interfere with game drives during the wettest months. Likewise visitors to Amboseli are recommended to time their safari with Kenya’s drier months. Views of Mount Kilimanjaro
from Amboseli are hit and miss, but your best chance is early morning or late afternoon in the months of November to May, when the sky is clear of dust.