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SE Side of Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Kenya
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Gives you a great view of the area. Quite a bit of litter around when I was there though which wasn’t great to see. If you have lunch there expect to have to defend it from the Superb Starlings who will gladly steal it..

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank CalvinB90
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for panoramic view of Amboseli and view Kilimanjaro in a clear day. There are stairs to walk up to the top of the hill, not bad. I would budget 30-45 minutes stay in this outlook. Definitely worth the visit.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Geminican
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This gives a 360 Degree view of the Amboseli game park. Yih have a good view of Mt. Kilimanjaro. Easily climbable.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank ntsven
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place to stretch your legs and just enjoy a fully panoramic view of the Park and the mighty Mount Kilimanjaro....so glad we visited here.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Candice M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you can get up here and see for miles its really quite a good spot in the park you can really just see and see and see and with Mt Kilimanjaro to look at why wouldn't you

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank reeceyb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a wonderful several hours at amboseli National Park. There is a great deal to see in vastly different environments. We especially enjoyed the view from the Hill that looks down into the entire Valley. We saw so much wildlife it's actually hard to...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank John C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

EVERYONE should go to Observation Hill. Great perspective for animal and group pictures. Also a good break from being stuck in the car all the time

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank mjbehindyou
Reviewed October 12, 2019

It seems like this is the default place for lunch in the park and there are dozens of vehicles parked at the bottom, and dozens of tourists at the top. The views are nice and there's an interesting colony of bats in the roof if...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 204BenW
Reviewed October 10, 2019

Observation Hill is alive with life. The view is amazing, you can see elephants swimming in the river, you can see flamingos by the hundreds. The history of the reserve and Mt Kilimanjaro is so interesting, you can read this whilst walking to the top....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JenniH65
Reviewed October 9, 2019

I would definitely recommend going here to see the view. You can see from up in the air, 360 degrees and view the park.

Date of experience: September 2019
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