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Lake Bogoria

#106 of 329 things to do in Kenya Features Animals
Bogoria, Kenya
+254 720 650869
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Best bet for Flamingoes in Kenya

Lake Bogoria is famous for its thousands of Flamingos and the hot Springs and geysers, which erupt... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Tropical Wild E
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Nairobi, Kenya
Drastically gone downhill

1,600/- for two adults and the car, the roads are so poorly maintained and many are underwater... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2017
travellingzebra
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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Bogoria, Kenya
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lake Bogoria is famous for its thousands of Flamingos and the hot Springs and geysers, which erupt sporadically and violently throughout the area, but many visitors enjoy what feels like a natural spa. The geysers are also used for healing purposes due to their medicinal...More

Reviewed 6 February 2017

1,600/- for two adults and the car, the roads are so poorly maintained and many are underwater since my last visit in 2012, this place needs upgrading, disgusting dirty toilets at main gate, there were Flamingo but nothing else . No other wildlife spotted and...More

Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Many tourists that have been to Lake Nakuru have been disappointed because there are no flamingos. The only point on the lake to find them is taking the right turn from the main gate and continuing to the lake shore. Here there are a few...More

Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

For the past few years there was one thing that has been giving us a headache. It made planning the safaris in Kenya extremely difficult and I really won't ask our safari friends about their private opinion on our frequent changes of plans. The most...More

Reviewed 17 October 2016

nakuru to lake bogoria 89 km [2hr 11mts] this is what google says... in actual it took us 4 hours to reach from nakuru... we started at 8am and reached the shores at 12... the first 30plus km is tarmac then on it is a...More

Reviewed 30 September 2016

It is a nice place but a little sad. Thera are many flamingos but that is all. On the other side of the lake you can find hot springs which is quite a nice experience but the road there is awful and not all drivers...More

Reviewed 26 August 2016

The most flamingos i have ever seen. The park is incredibly green and the lake has a beautiful back drop of the green hills. Unfortunately since the lake burst its banks the hot springs cant be visited and the road within the park is VERY...More

Reviewed 23 August 2016

Flocks and Flocks of Flamingos flying around the borders of this lake is a fascinating and unbelievable experience ..The sode lake is covered in patches in patches of pink flying around all corners of the lake. Not much else in terms of other wildlife at...More

Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Flocks of flamingoes paint the alkaline waters pink. The hot springs and geysers also are a major attractions.take time and test your cooking skills.... Boil an egg Carry lots of water and sunscreen. The scenic beauty....amazing.

Reviewed 4 June 2016

Bogoria is 2 hours from Nakuru, so go only if are into birds. There were lots of flamingos around the lake, but you can't get near them and can only see them with binoculars. We spent little time there and saw nothing else as we...More

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Shaki S
15 September 2016
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Response from Shaki S | Reviewed this property
hello clarissac...nice to hear you visited lake bogoria... i was there last october... which route did you take to lake bogoria which took you only 2 hours from nakuru.... we started at 8am in morning and reached at 11-30 am... More
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