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“Nice view from above the Amboseli wildness”
Review of Observation Hill

Observation Hill
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Rome, Italy
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“Nice view from above the Amboseli wildness”
Reviewed February 21, 2013

If You secced to be there without other tourist groups teh place is very beautifull and You have the opportunity toplay with wild birds.
The view is impressive.

Visited February 2013
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Stittsville, Ontario
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“Great Picnic Stop!”
Reviewed February 18, 2013

On our first day in Kenya, after driving through Amboseli National Park, we were brought by our guides (from Amboseli Porini Camp) to Observation Hill for a welcome break and lovely picnic lunch packed by our camp cook. After eating, we climbed to the top of the hill for beautiful views of the surrounding area, which included a sighting of a hippo and her baby, This is definitely a lovely spot for a break (complete with flush toilet facilities!) and we are glad to have had the opportunity to see it while in the park.

Visited January 2013
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Toronto, Canada
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“most likely your lunch spot”
Reviewed February 13, 2013

gives you a good view of the hippos and elephants mostly....and also allows you to see how varied the landscape is from one side of the park to the other.

Visited January 2013
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new mexico
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“Worth the walk to the top”
Reviewed February 9, 2013

Observation Hill was one of our last stops on our two week safari. The drive itself offered scenic views over Amboseli as well as a wide variety of wildlife. Hippos, in particular, were in abundance. The walk to the top of the Hill is a bit steep but short. At the top there are new and excellent informational signs describing the history, geography, wildlife and peoples of the area. The views are great.We hadn't planned to go here, but our guide thought it worthwhile and it was.

Visited January 2013
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kuala lumpur
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“good view”
Reviewed January 27, 2013

beautiful view.fantastic picnic lunch at the bottom.saw a huge hippo so still and resting with a tiny bird perched on him by the side of the road!!

Visited August 2012
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