Lake Nakuru National Park Day Tour from Nairobi

Lake Nakuru National Park Day Tour from Nairobi
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$300
Duration: 12 hours
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Description

Lake Nakuru National Park is located in the Rift Valley,1750 meters above sea level.Lake Nakuru is known as an ornithological paradise by birdwatchers because the lake is world famous as the location of the greatest bird-spectacle on earth which boasts any where between one and two million lesser and greater pink flamingos that feed on the abundant algae thriving in the lakes warm waters. It is one of the few parks that have been specifically established for the protection of birds specifically flamingos, more than 450 species of birds have been recorded here.

You will drive through the floor of the Great Rift Valley from Nairobi, while stopping on the way for curios and to admire and marvel at the breathtaking views of the escarpment along the way. Arrive at Lake Nakuru National Park in time for a mid-morning game drive. Have picnic lunch at leisure. As you find your way out of the park; have another game drive and embark on your way to Nairobi.

After picking you up early in the morning from your hotel in Nairobi, around 6am and 7am, you will depart on your 2.5-hour drive towards Lake Nakuru National Park, including a stop a the Lake Nakuru viewing point.

On arrival at the Lake Nakuru park you will embark on a game drive round this beautiful ornithological spectacle of the "pink” Lake Nakuru, with a chance to see some of Kenya's remarkable birdlife on the beautiful lakes of the Rift Valley. The lake supports millions of pink flamingos hence dubbed the "pink of Lake Nakuru among the big cats, the black manned Lion, the Cheetah and the leopard among other big wildlife such as the White Rhino and the buffalo.

Enjoy lunch at the Lake Nakuru Lodge or similar around 12:30pm. (not included)

At 2pm, have an afternoon game drive at this time. Keep your eye open for other animals grazing along the shoreline, including some of Africa’s famous game animals and  late evening game drives offers the best chance to spot the white rhinos.

You will leave the park between 3pm and 4pm to arrive back in Nairobi between 6pm and 7pm and drop you at your hotel.

Lake Nakuru National Park is located in the Rift Valley,1750 meters above sea level.Lake Nakuru is known as an ornithological paradise by birdwatchers because the lake is world famous as the location of the greatest bird-spectacle on earth which boasts any where between one and two million lesser and greater pink flamingos that feed on the abundant algae thriving in the lakes warm waters. It is one of the few parks that have been specifically established for the protection of birds specifically flamingos, more than 450 species of birds have been recorded here.

You will drive through the floor of the Great Rift Valley from Nairobi, while stopping on the way for curios and to admire and marvel at the breathtaking views of the escarpment along the way. Arrive at Lake Nakuru National Park in time for a mid-morning game drive. Have picnic lunch at leisure. As you find your way out of the park; have another game drive and embark on your way to Nairobi.