Peak season: The ideal time to visit Kenya is from June through October and then in the months of January and February. This period is most suitable for animal safaris in Maasai Mara as the climate is dry, making it favourable for spotting the animals.
Shoulder season: November to December is the time when there's sporadic rainfall throughout Kenya, and prices tend to fall compared to the peak season. There are less number of tourists during this period compared to the peak season.
Off-season: March to May are the months when there is heavy rainfall and hotel tariffs are at their lowest. It is advisable to not embark on an animal safari during these months as the chances of spotting animals are very low.
For Budget Travellers: INR 2500 - 3000 a day
For Mid-range Travellers: INR 3000 to INR 6000 a day
For Luxury Travellers: INR 6000 and upwards
Indian nationals can obtain a 3-month visa which will cost around Rs. 3,400. Obtaining the Kenya visa application makes use of a simple procedure, as tourist visas can be obtained on arrival at all the three international airports. Nationals of EU, Australia, New Zealand, US and Canada do not require a visa to enter Kenya. Kenya tourist visa allows you to stay for a minimum period of three months which can also be extended for a further three-month period. One of the most easiest ways to get a Kenya visa is the e-visa scheme. A passport with a validity of more than six months is needed to get through the Kenya visa application process.