Time Zone

The time zone in Kenya is GMT +3 hours consistently.

Language

English and Swahili are the official languages in Kenya.

Money

TThe unit of money is the Kenya Shilling. Notes are issued in divisions of 50, 100, 200, 500, and 1000 Shillings. Coins are issued in sections of 1, 5, 10, 20 and 40 Shillings.

Tipping

WatchmenA tip of US $1.00 per individual is proper for two bits of stuff at air terminals, lodgings, lodges and camps. If you are going with multiple bits of stuff, an extra tip of US $1.00 per pack is prescribed.

Driver-Guide

One driver-control goes with each land vehicle on safari. It is standard to tip your driver-direct on the most recent day you are with the person in question. Roughly US $5 - US $7 per voyager every day is viewed as a decent tip for a driver-manage (in light of 4 – 6 explorers in a vehicle). If there are just 2 or 3 explorers in a vehicle, you may consider raising this add up to roughly US $6 - US $8 per voyager every day in acknowledgment of the individual consideration given to a littler size gathering.

Safari Escort:

Notwithstanding a driver-direct, a few gatherings are joined by an expert safari escort. It is standard to tip your safari escort on the most recent day you are with that person, and the prescribed tip is US $8 to US $10 per explorer, every day. Similarly as with the tip for a driver control, littler gatherings (for this situation, 5 or less) should think about tipping marginally more – in the scope of around US $10 - US $12 per voyager every day.

Mobile Camping:

If you are going on a versatile camping safari (either autonomously or on a program) you will be served by a camp chief and a few staff, for whom a general tip of US $10 - US $14 per voyager every day in camp is suggested. This ought to be given to your guide on the most recent day for appropriation among all camp staff. Once more, littler gatherings (on account of 5 or less) should seriously think about tipping in the marginally higher scope of around US $12 - US $18 per voyager, every day (this applies to the selective camps, where tips are excluded, and not to the changeless tented camps).

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