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Lake Nakuru

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Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Your safari trip to Kenya is incomplete if you don't make a trip to lake nakuru. It's beautiful and offers a variety of animals that you can see all together at the same time. There are a number of birds apart from the Flemingos that...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The visit to the National park was awesome to say the least. There are lots of animals, namely rhinos,giraffes,zebras, warthogs, buffaloes just to mention a few. It is important to note that this animals come out to feed early in the morning or evenings, therefore...More

Thank Mnyereti
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at Lake Nakuru for a late afternoon/early evening game drive where we spotted Rhino - completing our big 5. This was the only location to see these animals from the places we visited (Masai Mara and amboseli). We then did a short Early...More

Thank lea_d87
Reviewed 1 week ago

We specifically visited this area to see the flamingoes and we were not disappointed. The bonus was the amount of white rhino that we saw. A real highlight of our trip.

Thank Deessert
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had to game drives here. They were good. We saw lots of animals including lions, buffaloes and white rhino. The flamingos in the lake were kind of hard to get close enough to take good pictures of though.

Thank Johan A
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I visited Lake Nakuru and had a wonderful time. Passing through the Rift Valley to get there was a great journey. We stayed at a lodge for 1 night before traveling onwards to the Masai Mara. Plenty of flamingo were seen. A...More

Thank Topman4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lake Nakuru has a beautiful, diverse national park. There is mountain, forest as well as some open grass land. The lake is beautiful! You can drive around the lake in around 3 hours if you don't stop too much and stay on the main park...More

Thank DeaconGid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we saw rhino, flamingos and pelicans. nothing we hadn't seen elsewhere. it didn't have a memorable quality though, not like Naivasha for instance.

Thank kikizaza1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visit this lake Daily during our 3 day stay and we always saw something different- it’s a hive of activity with all the wildfire and birds! The flamingos were obviously our highlight so beautiful! And of course the pelicans. On a sad note, the...More

Thank Marcine C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We saw an amazing amount wildlife during our game drive through the park. I had already been to the Serengeti, and was blown away by what we saw here. The out of Africa viewpoint is not to be missed.

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Barbara601
September 7, 2018|
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Response from Martina B | Reviewed this property |
Do you mean booking the Nakuru game drive from the Nairobi National Park or from Nakuru National Park ? I am not sure why you would like to do this - as long as I am aware, it is not cheaper to book at the spot and you are... More
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July 7, 2018|
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Response from Jabs M | Reviewed this property |
Flamingoes have moved to Lake Bogoria, where you will find in plenty.
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Pinaki R
June 4, 2018|
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Response from Karen K | Reviewed this property |
When we were there the Flamingoes had flown to Lake Baringo. You can ask the locals or hotel you are staying at and they may tell you where they are.
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