Kenya - Central Highlands (Chapter)
This is the Central Highlands chapter from Lonely Planet’s Kenya guidebook.
The Central Highlands are the fertile breadbasket of the nation and the spiritual heartland of Kenya’s largest tribe, the Kikuyu. The prime attraction here is Kirinyaga, or Mt Kenya, which looms large near some of the nation’s most stunning national parks.
- braking suddenly when confronted by a one-tonne rhino during a safari in Meru National Park
- playing ‘dodge the elephant’ with the megafauna of Aberdare National Park.
- questioning your sanity as you find yourself scrambling across the lip of Fourteen Falls
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Aberdares, Nyeri & around, Aberdare National Park, Nyahururu (Thomson’S Falls), Mt Kenya National Park, Mt Kenya & around, Naro Moru, Nanyuki, Timau, Meru, Meru National Park, Chogoria, Embu, Mwea National Reserve, Thika & around and Ol Donyo Sabuk National Park.
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