Tours

Virtual Kenya Tours are interactive Google Earth tours on Kenya based on data from Nature's Benefits in Kenya Atlas. Other virtual tours from partners (UNEP, SEI) are also available. Registered users can also upload and share virtual tours.

The interactive tours can be watched through the Google Earth plugin (freeware), provided one has installed it. The plug-in is available for most browsers. You can also watch the tours as YouTube videos. The respective links is provided in each tour. You can see an overview of all tour videos and other Virtual Kenya videos on our YouTube Channel.

Users can download the KML files and view the tours locally on their machines using Google Earth desktop application (also free).

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4.5 (4)
Written by VirtualKenya     June 17, 2011     2475   0   0   0   0   0

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An Introduction to the Wildlife Clubs of Kenya W.C.K. activities and programmes

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Written by Mark de Blois     May 07, 2011     2890   0   0   0   0   2

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The Mau Forest is one of the few remaining water towers in Kenya. This tour highlights, through satellite imagery,the changes on the forest cover from the 70's to the present.

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Written by VirtualKenya     April 14, 2011     5512   0   0   0   0   0

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An introductory tour to Kenya's Geography: Location of its resources, both natural and human.

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Written by VirtualKenya     May 07, 2011     2183   0   0   0   0   0

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This tour highlights the effects of climate change on Kenya's environment, including changes in rainfall patterns over the years and its effects on humans, livestock and wildlife. The tour was carried out by Upande Limited, together with Stockholm Environment Institute's (Oxford Office) Tom Downing and his team. Voice over was done by Prof. Wangari Maathai, Nobel peace prize winner and founder of The Greenbelt Movement.

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4.8 (2)
Written by VirtualKenya     May 07, 2011     2363   0   0   0   0   0

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The Balancing Nature and Population is a tour highlighting the effects of human population growth on natural resources, including trees. The tour focuses on the Mt. Elgon forest, which is one of Kenya's few remaining but threatened forests.

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Written by VirtualKenya     April 14, 2011     4363   0   0   0   0   0

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A quick tour on Kenya's tourism sector. The Tour, using downloadable kml's, focuses on Major attractions, National Parks, challenges faced in the sector and areas that would help improve the industry.

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Written by VirtualKenya     April 14, 2011     4058   0   0   0   0   0

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The Wildlife Tour focuses on issues that touch on Kenya's wildlife: Their habitats, threats or benefits and also the efforts put in by the government of Kenya in preserving one of our most valuable natural resource.

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Written by VirtualKenya     April 14, 2011     3207   0   0   0   0   0

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A Tour on Kenya's various ecosystems, their inter-relation and influence on human activities, e.g. population distribution, economic activities, demographics etc.

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