A country in East Africa, the Republic of Kenya borders the Indian Ocean to the southeast, Tanzania to the south, Uganda to the west, Sudan to the northwest, Ethiopia to the north, and Somalia to the northeast. Lake Victoria is shared between Uganda, Tanzania, and Kenya. The capital is Nairobi. The total area is 58,000 sq. km and the population is estimated to be 51,903,301 million (2018). There are over 40 different ethnic groups in Kenya.
Kenya's diverse areas range from highlands over low plains to sandy beaches on the coast of the Indian Ocean. The Great Rift Valley is home to Africa's biggest fresh water lake, Lake Victoria. The plateaus boast the highest point in the country: Mount Kenya the second highest in Africa and the country takes its name from the mountain. There's the opportunity of witnessing one of nature's natural wonders the Great Migration of wildebeest and zebra and the chance of seeing the Big Five. You can visit the bustling city of Nairobi; go snorkeling on coral reefs or visit a traditional Maasai village; the opportunities are endless in Kenya.