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Central Island National Park - CLOSED

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Hot but Enjoyable

Spent a morning on Central Island. Went early as the lake was calm. Saw a great variety of birds... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2014
Afghankiwi
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Opotiki, New Zealand
High adventure

Our boat ride took longer than expected so we didn't have time to go to the crocodile viewing place... read more

Reviewed January 26, 2014
2880Emerald
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Portland, Oregon, United States
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2 Mar 2014
“Hot but Enjoyable”
26 Jan 2014
“High adventure”
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Reviewed March 2, 2014

Spent a morning on Central Island. Went early as the lake was calm. Saw a great variety of birds and a significant flock of flamingoes. Not much shade and it got hot quickly. Very friendly Coxswain and guide. Unfortunately the Guide had little idea about...More

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Reviewed January 26, 2014

Our boat ride took longer than expected so we didn't have time to go to the crocodile viewing place (it was our fault). We saw the flamingos though, which was really cool. It was hot - more than 100 degrees fahrenheit. This trip is not...More

1  Thank 2880Emerald
Reviewed February 25, 2013

Located, as the name implies, right in the middle of lake Turkana about 90 min. boat ride from Elye Springs and 60 min from Ferguson's Gulf (Fishing Lodge) this fabulous island consists of two volcanic craters filled with water that form two distinct lakes -...More

1  Thank Mikhail S
Reviewed October 22, 2012

The trip itself was great just too short. Our operator said 3-4 hours, length of boat trip such that we had insufficient time there. The tour operator was not organised with respect to refreshment there i.e. they needed someone to carry drinks.

1  Thank David A
Reviewed March 31, 2012

I dislike the highland just for one thing, very hot

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