1 Day: Lake Naivasha National Park Day Tour 

Lake Naivasha full day trip safari from Nairobi takes you to Lake Naivasha the second largest freshwater lake in Kenya which is approximately 100 Kilometers from Nairobi and a 2 hour drive away.

Pick up from your hotel departs Nairobi and the journey takes you northwest of the city of Nairobi to the Great Rift Valley Floor. Along the way you make a special stop at a viewpoint to enjoy views of the Great Rift Valley Escarpment. Once in Lake Naivasha. Lunch at Lake Naivasha Sopa Resort and early afternoon we take a boat ride on Lake Naivasha. This is a beautiful freshwater lake, fringed by thick papyrus is almost 13 km's across, but its waters are shallow with an average depth of five metres. The waters of the lake draw a great range of game to these shores.

Giraffes wander among the acacia, Buffalo wallow in the swamps and Colobus monkeys call from the treetops while the Lakes large hippo populations sleep the day out in the shallows. Our next discovery takes us to Crescent Island Conservancy. The terrain is flat, making it easy for walkers of all abilities to enjoy themselves. There is a lot of easy to see game e.g. giraffes, waterbucks, elands, wildebeests, zebras and impalas. It is also a heaven for birds with +200 species recorded.

The lake has a lot of hippos, which you can easily spot from the island. Among the resident birds are fish eagles, ospreys, lily-trotters, black crakes and a variety of herons. Hippos also live in the lake.

A number of mammals can be seen grazing in the surrounding lake environs, such as zebra, impala, buffalo, giraffe, Kongoni and, at night, hippos.

We return back to Nairobi in the evening. (Lunch at Lake Naivasha Sopa Resort)

Main Attractions

  • Spectacular scenery including the towering cliffs, water-gouged gorges, stark rock towers, scrub clad volcanoes and belching plumes of geothermal steam make it one of the most atmospheric Parks in Africa.
  • Wildlife  viewing
  • Raptor nesting in cliffs
  • Hot springs
  • The Olkaria Geothermal Station
  • The Mervyn Carnelley Raptor Hide
  • Tourist circuits, nature trails
  • Health spa

How to get there

  • By Road:Main road access to Naivasha is directly from Nairobi by our Safari Vehicle or by a public vehicle over the Old Naivasha/Mai Mahiu road or the Nakuru highway. If you want to visit Mt. Longonot National Park, take the Old Naivasha road. If you travel by public means, you get local matatus serving the South Lake and the North Lake road in Naivasha town.
  • By Air: Naivasha air strip

Key features

Wildlife

  • African buffalo, zebra, eland, hartebeest, Thomson's gazelle and baboons are common. The park is also home to klipspringer antelope and Chandler’s mountain reedbuck
  • Birdwatchers – There are over 400 species of birds in the park, including vultures, Verreaux's Eagles, augur buzzard and swifts. 

What to take with you

  • Drinking water, picnic items and camping equipment if you intend to stay overnight.
  • Also useful are: binoculars, camera, hat, sunscreen, sunglasses, walking boots and guidebooks


 

BUDGET SAFARI PACKAGE {KBE-Hells-0001} PRICE PER PERSON PER DAY
 1 Days Hell's Gate National Park Safari  US$ 280
  Safari Transport  7 Seater 4WD Tour Van with Pop-up
  Minimum Number of Pax  2 Person
  N/B: Child Rate 4 - 12 Years is 75% of Adult Rate (Not Suitable for Children)
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Rates include

- All taxes/VAT
- Park fees
- Transportation as mentioned in the tour description
- All activities as mentioned in the tour description
- A professional driver/guide
- Water while on tour

 

Rates exclude

- International flights from home and back
- Tips & porterage
- Visa fees (if applicable)
- Travel insurance
- Other personal items

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