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Address: Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya
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Lake Nakuru National Park with Boat Ride: Private Guided Tour from Nairobi
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Lovely Mational Park

we saw lots of animals including both the species of Rhino. It is a paradise for bird watchers. Flemingos are the most interesting aspect of the park. we saw plenty but far away.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Sharatchandrahc
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we saw lots of animals including both the species of Rhino. It is a paradise for bird watchers. Flemingos are the most interesting aspect of the park. we saw plenty but far away.

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Nakuru, Kenya
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Sadly the millions of flamingos are no longer here, many of the lions are 'gone' and the road that went around the lake is no longer (it's under water), so it isn't half as an amazing experience as Nakuru park was, but you can still see a lot in a day.

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Thank ChaniaTSC
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We got here after masai mara so we were spoiled already. The trip around the lake was very interesting and had beautiful views. There are however no flamingos anymore so that should not be your reason to go. The manager of the hotel were we stayed told us the cheapest option is to go with the free public bus organized... More 

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Though the park itself had a green hilly beauty, we were unable to see the flamingo's as the water level had risen and they had migrated. Also, the animals were quite fewer than what we expected from people's reviews. It was a pleasant drive with extensive use of binoculars. The view from our hotel (Sopa lodge) was to die for.

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Malmo, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Before going to Lake Nakuru I heard a lit about the flamingos an saw a pink wall in front of my eyes but there were only a few of them there, instead I heard they moved to another lake. Luckily I had the opportunity to the the rhinos in the park, and also the lions.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When you visit Kenya, you just want to go to Masai Mara. However we tried staying in Nakuru for 2 nights and had an extremely plesant experience. We were able to see all types of animals from leopard, Rinos, Lions, Wild buffalos and Impalas. Overall due to the surrounding it is every different from Masai mara and hence highly recommended.

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Thank Abhishekduta
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We learned that this is a fenced park and a lot of the game is transported here from other areas in an attempt to bring the tourists back now that the flamingos are gone. This small park gave us the feel of a zoo or game farm and didn't seem as natural as other parks like the Serengeti or Massai... More 

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Thank Trevor L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The parkk is famous for its rhinos and flamingos. though in August we did not see much of flamingos; rhinos were sighted a couple of times. there are lions as well in the park which we were fortunate to sight. Baboon cliff is a noce location within the national park which gives a good view of the entire park. IT... More 

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Kisumu, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

thia ia a park full of wildlife and amazing views. It has big populations of rhino and all types of birds as well as wild dogs, lions, leopards and much more

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nakuru is much smaller, very green and lush compared to Masai Mara which is vast and open. Nakuru provides some different kind of wild life and the natural surroundings provide fantastic views of some rare birds. We could not see many flamingos in the lake - maybe around 150-200. But very far as we cannot approach them from the swamp... More 

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