The Aberdare National Park comprises an area of 590 sq.kms. This includes the moorlands and part of the forest of the Aberdare Mountains. Animals commonly seen include Elephant, Buffalo and Rhino who frequent the water holes and salt licks as well as the Giant Forest Hog, Colobus Monkey and above all, the Leopard. Bird life is also abundant and varied, the most conspicuous being the sunbirds.
Other highlights: Karura Falls, overnight stay at Tree Top Hotel and nature walk
Updated at: 2016-07-31