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Lake Nakuru Day Trip From Nairobi
"Lake Nakuru a small (it varies from 5 to 30 square kilometers) shallow alkaline lake on the edge of the town of Nakuru lies about 160 kilometers north of Nairobi. It can therefore be visited in a day tour from the capital or more likely as part of a circuit taking i often more than a million maybe two. The park now has more than 25 rhinos one of the largest concentrations in the country so the chances of spotting these survivors are good. There are also a number of Rothschild's giraffe again translocated for safety from western Kenya beginning in 1977. Waterbuck are very common and both the Kenya species are found here. Among the predators are lion and leopard the latter being seen much more frequently in recent times. LAKE NAKURU DAY TRIP ITINERARY0700hrs: Depart Nairobi for Nakuru National park 1000hrs: Arrive at the Nakuru National park and proceed for a 2hr game drive. 1230hrs:
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Day Trip to Lake Nakuru from Nairobi
"After picking you up early in the morning from your hotel in Nairobi we will depart on our 2-5 hour drive towards Lake Nakuru national parkincluding a stop at the Lake Nakuru viewing point.On arrival at the Lake Nakuru park you will embark on a game -viewing drivewith a a chance to see some of Kenya's remarkable bird life on the beautiful lakes of the Rift valley.Keep your eyes open for other animals grazing along the shorelineincluding some of Africans famous game animals.Lake Nakuru has earned its fame as the home of the greatest bird spectacle in the worlda myriad of often more than a million pink flamingos that flock to feed at its shallow warm waters.Depending on how many wildlife we come acrosswe will leave the park between 15.00 and 16.00 to arrive back in Nairobi between 18.00 and 19.00and we drop you at your hotel."
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Private Tour of Lake Nakuru National Park with Optional Boat Ride from Nairobi
"After meeting your guide in the lobby of your hotel at 6:30am start your jorney to Nakura. While en route stop at the Great Riff Valley view point where you will attain magnificent views of the escarpments. Arrive at Lake Nakuru by 9:00am completing the 3-hour drive. Upon your arrival start the 3-hour game drive with your guide and part. Break for lunch at a local restaurant Lake Nakuru Lodge. Alternatively you may have a pre-arranged picnic lunch in the park. Have lunch
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Hell's Gate National Park

This is a small National Park, where you can go around by bicycle, see some Giraffes, Zebras, Buffalows etc. and hike at the Hell's Gate Gorge. Entrance fee is $ 30. The entrance is about 1 km north...
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Bicycling to Kongoni

From Fisherman´s Camp about 10 km east at the first roadfork left at the second roadfork to the right you will see a lot of wildlife like Zebras, Monkeys, Boars etc., if you continue a little past...
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Photography Page - Lake Naivasha

Here are some more pics from Lake Naivasha tour. We were staying at Elsamere Cottage, on the banks of the Lake and found a boatman to take us on an hour-ish trip across the Lakes. Wonderful setting,...
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Eland

One of the larger antelope of East Africa, Elands are abundant in the park. They live in large herds on the open plains of east and south Africa where they migrate large distances although males are...
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Jan 17, 2016

Giraffes

The park has a large population of Giraffes and being able to do walking tours allows you to get closer to these gentle animals than at most other parks where you are restricted to vehicles. One of...
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Jan 17, 2016

Hippos

The other animal that is common at Lake Naivasha is hippos. They live in the shallower water at the edge of the lake and marshes nearby. Boat tours on the lake will get you up close with these...
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Jan 17, 2016
 
 
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Impalas

Naivasha also has its share of Impalas, like all game parks in Africa. They live in small herds and are among one of the least shy and therefore one of the animals you can get closest with on the game...
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Jan 16, 2016

Fishing eagles

One of the things Naivasha is most known for is its Fish Eagles. These African Fish Eagles are among the fiercest predators to prowl the lakeside. Guides will lure them down with baitfish which the...
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Jan 16, 2016

Kingfisher

Another unique inhabitant of lake Naivasha are kingfishers, they can be found in trees along the banks of the lake waiting on prey. However they make there homes in dens in the ground often in...
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Jan 16, 2016

Water Bucks

Lake Naivasha has a healthy population of Waterbucks as it's lakeshore and marshes provide the perfect habitat for waterbucks. We spotted quite a few including some large males in our game walk in the...
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Jan 15, 2016

Wildebeest

Lake Naivasha has a few wildebeest but not as many as other parks as these animals tend to migrate over much wider areas than the park allows for. We spotted this single male as we walked through the...
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Jan 15, 2016

Zebra

There are many Zebra at the park. They are peaceful but keep their distance as you take a game walk through the park. You're certain to spot a few either solitary or in small herds as you walk around...
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Jan 15, 2016

The landscape

Lake Naivasha is a freshwater lake in Kenya's rift valley. It's major site for flamingos and other birds along with a sizable population of Hippos. The shores of the lake are teeming with animals and...
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Jan 15, 2016

ElsaMere camp ; and Born free

It felt just wonderful to get lost in the dense woods around the Elsamere camp.This is the most authentic place one can be while in Naivasha, the place which gave it its place in the world of Kenyan...
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Aug 27, 2015

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