The mention of Kora Rock brings to mind the legendary tale of George Adamson and the magnificent story of Elsa, the adopted lioness at Kora reserve. Kora Rock is one of the highest rocky inselbergs found at the Kora Reserve rising to 442m high.
Kora reserve, about 280 km to the north-east of Nairobi. Access is via Thika to Mwingi then north-east through Kyuso village. A bridge across the Tana River joins the park with Meru National Park.
Major attractions here are the pristine wilderness, Inselbergs, Tana River with Adamson's Falls, Grand Falls and Kora rapids, diverse birdlife George Adamson's grave, among others.