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“Worth the short climb” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Observation Hill

Observation Hill
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Orpington England
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51 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Worth the short climb”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 17, 2013

Stunning views made the climb worthwhile and not to be missed. Plenty of information displayed on boards, and you can see animals including Hippo's from this excellent vantage point. One of the few places where you were allowed to leave your vehicle in the park.

Steep climb up the steps, but if you take your time, not too taxing, and as already stated very rewarding when you reach the top.

Visited February 2013
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Galax, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
“New and Improved”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2013

Good things included: new and clean bathrooms at the bottom of the hill, informative new signs along the path up the hill, and the great view from the top.

Visited March 2013
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Melbourne, Australia
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“Great view”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 8, 2013

Hippos, Elephants and hyenas abound - make sure you check out this location within the Amboseli National Park

Visited March 2013
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NYC
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“poachers lookout”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 11, 2013

you could understand how the poachers used this to locate their pray as you can see for miles. great photo op.

Visited December 2012
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London, England
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“Good information”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 28, 2013

The short climb is worth it. Interpretive boards explain the ecosystem. The shelter at the top provides welcome shade. The cleanest loos I encountered were at the bottom of the steps - but they appeared to have no water!

Visited February 2013
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