We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Great view of the lake

Great view of the lake - if you want to take good photographs be there for sunrise - you will get... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
Vidyap
,
Cupertino, California
Beautiful Big Baboons and Blue Balled Vervits

Yup, God had a good chuckle I am sure when he created the Vervit monkey. They are so-o-o cute, more... read more

Reviewed June 20, 2018
Larry4Africa
,
Kitale
Read all 58 reviews
20
All photos (20)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
About
Contact
Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya
Website
Improve This Listing
Reviews (58)
Filter reviews
42 results
Traveller rating
23
16
3
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
23
16
3
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews fun to watch panoramic photos great view of the lake great photos lake nakuru babies baboons vehicle creatures interact climbing grooming male baby viewpoint
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 42 reviews
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Great view of the lake - if you want to take good photographs be there for sunrise - you will get great photos. Quite a few birds around

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Vidyap
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Yup, God had a good chuckle I am sure when he created the Vervit monkey. They are so-o-o cute, more so than the baby baboons. However the regal posture of the mature male baboons is captivating. The little babies dangling form the mothers or riding...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Larry4Africa
Reviewed May 30, 2018

Located at a higher altitude, it offers a great view of the stunning spectacle of the lake below. It is a perfect place to just sit back and admire mother nature’s creation, sunsets and sun downers. Be cautious of baboons that frequent this picnic site....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank alexmatimu
Reviewed January 23, 2018

This is a viewpoint within Lake Nakuru park that overlooks the lake from a height of I guess 300 meters. Superb views - great for taking panoramic photos.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Janet L
Reviewed November 30, 2017

These animals are fun to watch and sometimes they can snatch stuff especially food and fruits from you or from the vehicles.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank johnnZ451JG
Reviewed September 14, 2017

Nice to see many families of baboons around. They are obviously used to humans in vehicles passing by watching them as they go about doing their usual activities without a care.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank ymt888
Reviewed September 4, 2017

it was fun to watch these cute animals in wilderness. the way the baby clung to their moms, the way they groomed each other, and the amount of fun they had left one laughing

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank tejasparekh3
Reviewed August 31, 2017

Everywhere you look they are there for one to see. There is even a lookout point if you so wish to visit but honestly it is totally unnecessary as these fine creatures can be seen everywhere.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jpart
Reviewed August 25, 2017

The baboons were active - climbing, eating, grooming - you name it! SO active and SO fun to watch them interact with one another. GREAT photo opportunities!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank bas0921
Reviewed May 15, 2017

Baboons are very easily found at Lake Nakuru and there is specific place called Baboon Point where you will find group of Baboons where you may feed them also by do not leave your vehicle open, they will enter there and spoil every thing inside....More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Rajeev712
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Baboons & Vervits staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines