Historically, the December holiday is when family members look to spend quality time with each other.
This means that parents are potentially scouting for fancy but affordable hangouts to visit with their family well ahead of time.
For families in Nairobi, the National Museum is one of the best places to visit.
The museum showcases Kenya’s heritage categorised under four themes namely; culture, nature, history and contemporary art.
Nairobi Nation Museum entrance.
National Museums of Kenya
For those willing to travel outside Nairobi, Masai Mara Game Reserve located in Narok County offers one of the best safaris globally.
The game reserve which borders Serengeti National Park in Tanzania is one of few game reserves that boasts being home to the Big 5.
These include; the elephant, lion, leopard, buffalo and rhinoceros.
Ruma National Park in Kisumu is convenient for Kenyans living in Nyanza and Western regions of Kenya.
Located a few kilometres from both Homa Bay and Kisumu Towns, it offers a beautiful family getaway.
In Rift Valley, families can take time to soak in the beauty of escarpments which can also be a good learning opportunity for kids.
Elsewhere, Lake Nakuru offers breathtaking views and where families can engage in bird watching including the famed flamingoes.
Walking along sandy beaches and coastlines is also on the bucket list of most Kenyans making Mombasa, Kwale and Kilifi ideal destinations.
Luxury beach resorts along the coastline of Indian Ocean.
Yelow Zebra Safaris