1 Day Lake Nakuru national park in Kenya
This 1 day Lake Nakuru National park in Kenya shall take you to Nakuru to observe this magical lake and its surrounding. This tour is mainly oriented towards bird watchers however wildlife tourists are also welcome. Lake Nakuru hosts over 1 million flamingos which are seen along the shores of the Lake. The flamingos’ pink color is noticeable once you arrive at the lake however it is not only the flamingos that inhabit within the lake. There are over 450 species of birds which reside in Lake Nakuru national park. With several other wildlife species present in the park, a visit to the park is always insightful. The park is located 154km north west of Nairobi- a distance which is short enough for a one day trip. If you have limited time within Kenya, this one day tour is for you. Whether it is a weekend, or simple holiday, taking a trip to Lake Nakuru shall give you the opportunity to watch unique bird life and wildlife species.
Day 1: Nairobi to Lake Nakuru national park and back
Early in the morning after breakfast, you shall be picked up from your residence or hotel and be transferred to Lake Nakuru national park. Along the way, you shall appreciate the magnificent views of the great lift valley. A stopover is always recommended to take some memorable photos. Upon arrival in Nakuru, you shall drive start your game drive. During the game drive, expect to see the black rhinos, Giraffes, Buffaloes, Baboon and other species. Pythons are also common in Lake Nakuru; they tend to hide within the cliffs. This normally lasts for about 2 hours. Later, you shall take lunch and take another simple afternoon game drive as you drive back to Nairobi