lake nakuru National Park


One of Kenya’s most popular parks, Lake Nakuru, offers spectacular game view driving, with sightings of the big 5 game and a large shallow lake which attracts large flocks of flamingos and other birdlife. Their unique vegetation leads them to have the biggest euphorbia forest in Africa, with viewpoints including Lion hill, Baboon cliff, and Out of Africa.

A Beautiful Wildlife Haven – Lake Nakuru National Park

On the floor of the Great Rift Valley, the escarpment is dotted with wooded and bushy grassland in the midst of a wide ecological diversity. Expect to see black and white rhino, leopards, lions, and around 450 species of birdlife during your safari, the ideal place to visit if you are eager to see these beautiful creatures in the wild.

It’s home to thousands of the greater and lesser flamingos, that visit Lake Nakuru National Park for food, and mating. Visiting the famous landmark of Lake Nakuru is Makalia Falls, which feeds Lake Nakuru. Amazing sighting of nature around the lake.

How To Get Here to Lake Nakuru National Park

Our safari guides at Cheetah safari’s will take care of all your transport worries when you embark on one of our excursions to Lake Nakuru. As a popular destination for tourists to visit during their stay in Kenya, Lake Nakuru National Park can however be easily accessible by road. Its located west of Nairobi and Approx 200km from Nairobi. The main gate is 4 km from Nakuru Town Centre, Gates accessible are:-  There are three gates to the National Park, the main gate, Lanet Gate, and Nderit Gate.

The road to the park’s main gate has a direct connection to Nairobi. It is also possible to enter the park from the main Nairobi Nakuru road at Lanet Gate. The Nderit Gate is used by people accessing the park from Masai Mara or Elementaita.

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