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The Pink Lake Nakuru

Kenya, Nairobi
Lake Nakuru day tour gives the travelers an opportunity to enjoy the Kenya's beautiful and scenic landscape views of the valleys, escarpments, hills, mountains and the lakes most of which are found on the famous Great Rift valley. You will amaze at the beauties of Lake Nakuru with its residents pink lesser flamingos and the pelicans and Lake Nakuru National Park being the only park where spotting Rhino is 150% guaranteed.

The park is an Ornithological Paradise. This shallow alkaline Lake feeds millions of greater and lesser Flamingoes. It is also the sanctuary for black, white Rhinos and the rare Rothschild Giraffe. There are also other species of animals like Leopard, Zebras, Antelopes, Gazelles and the most notorious Baboon e.t.c which can be seen in this Rift Valley Lake. Have lunch at either Lake Nakuru Lodge or Sarova Lion Hill.

We drive south through the dramatic Great Rift Valley with a stopover at the viewpoint to see the escarpment. While still at the view point you can see the volcanic mountains of Longonot and Margarita from a distance.

Continue down to Mai Mahiu, a small business cosmopolitan town at the junction of Narok and Naivasha, driving into the Great Rift Valley floor, to enjoy the scenic views of hills, valleys, escarpment and mountains found in the great rift valley some of which were formed as a result of Volcanic activities e.g Mt. Longonot which you will see from a distance on your way to Nakuru.