Kora National Park Vacations
Nairobi, the national capital, is located 150 miles (241 kilometers) southwest of Kora National Park.
Visiting the villages, towns and cities in the vicinity of Kora National Park will provide you with a real insight into the diverse people and landscapes in this part of Kenya.
For a glimpse of the local culture, go straight to Kenya's craft workshops.
Mix a little learning with leisure on your vacation by joining a group of like-minded travelers on one of the area's popular wildlife safaris and wildlife spotting tours.
Sampling the food eaten by locals is usually so much more than mere sustenance. It is a way of understanding places and people's lives. You will discover potato and maize are favorite components in many local meals. Ugali (cornmeal) and irio (mashed peas and potato mix) are common dishes for visitors and locals. Kenya desserts such as chilled banana cream are also a good thing to try. If you are after an alcohol-free drink, enjoy the flavors of Picana (mango juice).
For those who plan on traveling by plane, it's good to remember that the handiest major airport is Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, 150 miles (241 kilometers) to the southwest of Kora National Park.