Information about Kenya
Population: 39,002,772 inhab. (2010)
Capital: Nairobi 3,138,295 inhab. (2009)
Official Languages: Swahili, english
The flag carrier of Kenya is Kenya Airways
Main cities: Nairobi, Mombasa, Nakuru, Kisumu
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Kenya in your country of residence Kenya, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Kenya, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Kenya - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Currency: Kenian shilling (KES)
Time Zone: (GMT+3)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: Yellow fever if coming from an endemic country
- Recommended vaccines: Hepatitis A, Tetanus-diphtheria, Pertussis, MMR vaccine.