Conservationists are concerned that the fencing of private land bordering Kenya’s popular Maasai Mara National Reserve has interfered with wildlife migratory routes.
Budget carrier, Jambojet, has set its sights on inaugurating international flights to eleven routes by the end of this year.
Emirates is set to introduce a second daily A380 service between Dubai and Birmingham, beginning October 29 this year.
RwandAir is set to inaugurate flights between Kigali and London, on May 26.
Tourism Cabinet Secretary, Najib Balala, says the government will earmark Sh100 million ($1 million) for marketing and developing the beach product at the Kenya coast.
Hotels, lodges and camps are expected to receive more guests when the standard gauge railway passenger train services between Mombasa and Nairobi are introduced next week.
The Ugandan government will not increase the permit price for gorilla tracking.
Hoteliers have expressed discontent over Mombasa County government’s budget of Sh36 million ($360000) for tourism development.
The Rwanda Development Authority (RDA) has announced an increase in the price of Gorilla permits from $750 to $1500 for all visitors.
Kenya Airways plans to launch direct flights between Nairobi and the United States next year.
Air Seychelles has announced the appointment of Michael Berlouis as its new Chief financial officer.
The Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) has budgeted Sh25 million ($250,000) for marketing in India in a bid to increase international visitor numbers to the country.
Plans are underway for Qatar Airways to launch direct flights between Doha and Mombasa next year.
Tanzania is banking on the recent discovery of a giant tree with a height 81.5 metres in Kilimanjaro region to attract more international tourists.
A leading upper midscale hotel brand, Country Inns and Suites By Carlson, has announced the opening of Country Inn and Suites By Carlson in Kennesaw, Georgia.
Emirates has been ranked the best airline in the world for 2017 by an American travel website TripAdvisor.
Mombasa Beach Hotel is undergoing renovations at a cost of Sh200 million to give the facility a deserving facelift. The establishment, which used to be one of the best hotels at the Coast has degenerated […]
Tourism industry contributed $2 billion to the Tanzanian economy last year following a rise in international tourist arrivals. According to Tanzanian Prime Minister, Kassim Majaliwa, international tourist arrivals to the country increased to 1,284, 279 […]
Marriott International has announced the opening of its first property in Kenya, Four Points by Sheraton Nairobi, Hurlingham.
Tour operators have backed the government’s proposal to waive Value Added Tax (VAT) charged on locally assembled tour vehicles.
Hotels at the Coast are expected to enjoy brisk business following a rise in Easter holiday bookings.
Budget carrier Skyward Express yesterday launched daily flights from Wilson airport, Nairobi, to Lamu via Mombasa.
Tourism in Lamu is expected to rebound following plans by Skyward Express to launch daily flights to the archipelago beginning this Friday.
Budget carrier, Skyward Express, is set to introduce daily flights from Wilson airport, Nairobi, to the Kenya coast destinations of Mombasa and Lamu, beginning March 31.