Attractions in Meru National Park are both natural and artificial, Meru is naturally endowed with wildlife-animals and plants. The landscape is attractive with Mount Kenya clearly visible from the park the diverse human investments constitute the artificial attractions. Every visitor to Meru national park needs to appreciate the human effort undertaken to restore the park.
After intense poaching of the late 70`s and 80`s, most of the wildlife was completely wiped out. Most of the animals you come across in the park have been translocated at the heavy cost, including well whole families. Heavy capital investments have gone into infrastructure developments, upgrading of roads and airstrips not to forget security. The local communities especially the Meru and the Boran have set up cultural centers where visitors can sample their lifestyle. The following are the attractions;