2 Days Lake Nakuru Safari


Duration
8 Days

Location
Nakuru

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2 Days Lake Nakuru Safari

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Overview

Lake Nakuru Is A Small Park Located 160 Kilometers From Nairobi. The Park Is Only 250 Square Kilometers With The Shallow Alkaline Lake Size Ranging From 5-30 Kilometers Depending On Rainfall In The Region.

Lake Nakuru National Park Is The World’s Famous For Its 1-2 Million Lesser Flamingos That Give The Lake Its Pink Hue. Of Late (2012-2014) Due To Abundant Rainfall The Flamingos Have Shifted To Lake Bogoria Due To Rising Level Of The Lake That Have Interfered With The Growth Of Algae In The Lake That The Birds Feed On. Regardless Lake Nakuru Has Over 450 Species Of Bird Life And Is Africa’s 1st Important Bird Area (IBA) Branded National Park.

The Park Is Also Home To Roth’s Child Giraffes, Water Bucks, Impala, Lions, Leopards, Pythons And The Endangered White Rhinos That Can Be Seen On A Game Drive In The Park.Due To Lake Nakuru’s Close Proximity To Nairobi, It Is The Best Park To Visit When You Have Limited Time In Kenya And You Want To Experience A Safari.

Itinerary

Day 1

Nairobi –Lake Nakuru.

We pick you up at 8.00 AM and drive to the Great Rift Valley viewpoint for a short stopover to view the beautiful scenic view of the Rift Valley. Drive on to Lake Nakuru arriving at 10.30 AM. Check-in at Flamingo Hill Camp. Drive through the park on your morning game drive till 1.30 PM when you return to the camp for lunch and a short break.

At 3 PM your driver will pick you up for an afternoon game drive till sunset at 6.30 PM. Proceed to Flamingo Camp for dinner rest and overnight.

Day 2

Lake Nakuru –Nairobi.

At dawn, your driver will pick you up for a pre-breakfast game drive to try catching the carnivores retiring from their night hunt. Have a game drive spotting the Zebras, baboons, White Rhinos, Flamingos, Egyptian Geese, Hyenas, Roth’s Child Giraffes, Impalas, Cape Buffalos, Crowned Crane, Leopards, and Lions before proceeding back to the camp for late breakfast.

After breakfast check out from Flamingo Hill Camp and proceed on a late morning game drive spotting more wildlife. If you are lucky you may see a Python crossing the road or hanging on a tree. Leave Lake Nakuru National Park at 11.00 AM for Nairobi arriving at 2.30 PM where we drop you off at your hotel or the airport.

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Additional Info

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