Kenya boast more than 400 travel and tours agencies. These agencies or tours companies enables tourists to fulfill their dream of travelling different parts of Kenya for adventure. With the help of tour operators and travel agencies in Kenya you can tour even the more remote tourist destinations that would otherwise be hard were you to journey on your own.
Furthermore, these travel agencies come in handy especially for people who are new to a place, such as international tourists travelling to Kenya. Their knowledge of local destinations relieves you of any worries and makes your vacation hassle free.
Some of the services provided by Travel Agencies in Kenya include:
- Custom Safaris
- Incentives o group travels
- Air safaris
- Coastal holidays
- Agro safaris
- Luxury and budget camping safaris
- Sports and golf safaris
- Special interest safaris
- Cultural and community safaris
NB: Custom Safaris is designed to fit your needs. It’s customizable so you need not to worry. Be it a honeymoon, birthday, weekend getaway, engagement, Christmas or even valentines package you need, a custom safaris will ensure you get.
That being said, can you name some of the best travel agencies in Kenya? Well, below we have a list of the best travel and tour agencies in Kenya that can help you explore Kenya on your own terms and schedule.
The Best Travel Agencies in Kenya
Below are 7 of the best travel agencies in Kenya at the moment (2019)
1. Pollman’s Tours & Safaris Ltd
This is one of the leading and oldest tour companies in Kenya. It was founded in mid 1950s by Karl Pollman and since then has grown to become one of the leading industry leaders in the industry. It has more than 200 vehicles designed to meet the needs of different safari packages. Pollman’s Tours & Safaris has been named Kenya’s leading inbound tour operator for 3 years in a row (2016, 2017 and 2018) as well as Africa’s leading inbound operator for 2018 during the 2018 World Travel Awards.
2. Bonfire Adventures
Bornfire Adventures is the current World Travel Awards champion after being name the best Travel Agency in Kenya in 2018 and has also been nominated for this year’s awards. It has arguably been the most successful travel agency in Kenya over the past few years and is known to have affordable rates especially during special occasions.
3. Carlson Wagonlit Travel Kenya
Carlson Wagonlit Travel Kenya is a two-time World Travel Awards Winner (2016 & 2017) as Africa’s Leading Business Travel Agency, seven-time winner as Kenya’s Leading Travel Management Company (2010 – 2015 and 2018) and three-time winner as Kenya’s Leading Travel Agency (2013-2015). It is currently managed by Bunson Travel Service Ltd.
- Website: Carlson Wagonlit Travel Kenya
- Phone: +254 (20) 3685 990
4. Express Travel Group
Epress Travel Group is a travel agency that has been in operation in Kenya since 1955. It offers a wide range travel services and has been recognized as being among the best travel agencies in Kenya I the annual World Travel Awards.
5. Satguru Travel
Satguru Travel is another great travel agency that operates in Kenya as well as other eastern African countries, including Rwanda and Tanzania. In 2017 and 2018, Satguru Travel was named Rwanda’s Leading Travel Agency, Tanzania’s Leading Travel Agency and Nigeria’s Leading Travel Agency during the annual World Travel Awards. In 2018 it was named Dubai’s Leading Business Travel Agency and Africa’s Leading Business Travel Agency. In the same year, it was among the top 5 best travel agencies in Kenya.
6. Expeditions Maasai Safaris
Expeditions Maasai Safaris emerged the winner as the Corporation of the Year during the OLX SoMA Awards 2016 as well as the Most Social Business 2016. They have different packages for both corporates and individuals, including safaris, beach vacations, hiking, mountain climbing, weekend getaways, honeymoons and team-building activities.
- Website: Expeditions Maasai Safaris
- Email: [email protected]
- Phone: +254 (20) 4402616 / +254 714 318944
7. Bountiful Safaris
Bountiful Safaris is one of the best travel agencies in Kenya known to provide some of the cheapest rates. Be it a weekend getaway or an Easter package you’re interested in, Bountiful safaris has virtually every package you can think of. It has both local and international packages.
8. TrippyGO Tours & Travel
They offer both domestic and worldwide travel packages. Their main office is located at Euro Towers, 3rd Floor, along Muthithi Road, in Westlands.
Phone: 0721 517130