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Address: Naivasha Road | Nakuru County, Kenya
Phone Number: 254720650869
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THE SCENERY OF LAKE NAIVASHA

We took six clients with our company Continental Tours and Safaris to this spectacular park.Lake Naivasha is one of Kenya's most stunning Rift Valley freshwater lakes. It is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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Mombasa, Kenya

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Mombasa, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

We took six clients with our company Continental Tours and Safaris to this spectacular park.Lake Naivasha is one of Kenya's most stunning Rift Valley freshwater lakes. It is surrounded by feathery papyrus, marshy lagoons and grassy shores. The lake itself is not technically a national park as most of the land around the lake is privately owned, but there are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Only two hours car ride from Nairobi is lake Naivasha. The road to go there is good, panoramic view going down the mountain from Nairobi. On the road side we could see giraffes. There are some very nice lodges, where you can have a good lunch and relax. Nice tour even for a day trip.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

A boat trip on lake Naivasha is a worth with a smooth ride in silent waters and plenty of hippos to be seen in their natural habitat and wild animals such as zebra, giraffe, antelope, wilder beast, water bucks and a variety of birds on the shore with the best view from the lake.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We made a stop on our way back from Mara. I was reluctant but the guide insisted. I was wrong. I was mesmerised by the number of birds I saw, I saw more exotic birds in the wild then i have seen my entire life. The two guys guiding us in the hired boat were proud guides who wanted to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We took a boat trip along the lake. We both love animals and nature, and we definitely saw plenty of those! As you float along the lake, peace strikes you. The only noise you hear are the birds. The lake is gigantic and filled with all sorts of animals. We saw heaps of hippos, sleepily enjoying the serenity of the... More 

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Hubli-Dharwad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

it was indeed a great experience....never imagined kenya to be such a bful country until we visited lake naivasha and lake nakuru.....plenty of opportunity for photography.....

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Lagos, Nigeria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

The view, the animals, the ambience, the weather, the peace that the environment brings... what more can I say.... Basically a piece of heaven in Kenya....

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I had low expectations for Lake Naivasha but our 1 hour boat safari was great! We saw many hippos (including a baby) close up and a lot of other animals including many birds, waterbuck, zebras, giraffes and other mammals.

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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

A boat trip was an excellent experience - loads of birds, hippos, eagles diving through air for a fish that you threw. It is an affordable excursion and with the knowledgeable guides it was very pleasant to bask in the sun and listen to the facts about the lake. One of the options is also a walk on the island... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Good for a 1 -2 hr visit, Has good history especially with the Out of Africa movie shot on the Crescent Island. Few Hippo families, flamingos and Pelicans, lots of water birds and a enjoyable boat ride. Priecy $90 for the ride

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Address: Address: Naivasha Road | Nakuru County, Kenya
Phone Number: 254720650869
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