The 10 Best National Parks in Kenya that are a must See

The 10 Best National Parks in Kenya that are A must see

The very best of Kenya national parks and game parks are spread Kenya is blessed with some of the best national parks ideal for 1 or 2- week family safari. If you love watching wildlife in the wilderness and love to see scenic areas with majestic plains, mountains, rivers and lake, then these 10 parks in Kenya are your best for a family holiday safari.

1. Masai Mara

One of the greatest places to watch amazing numbers of wildlife in Africa is undoubtedly the Masai mara national reserve. This park boasts the widest open grasslands with the highest abundance of game. The mara is estimated to be home to over 5 million animals.

In what looks like unending undulating plains filled with thousands of animals, the Masai mara hosts the highest numbers of big cat predators. This 1510 square kilometers national park is located south west of Nairobi city along the border with Tanzania.

Masai mara is also home to more than 500 species of birds. The annual wildebeest migration that happens every July to November brings along 1.5 million wildebeests, zebras and antelopes. This great wildebeest migration climaxes at the mara river crossing when thousand cross the swollen river full of crocodiles.

This park remains to be the most visited national park in Kenya due to its large numbers of animals, scenic sites and the Masai people.

Best Time to Go: July – October

Top Attractions: Mara River crossing, The undulating Pains, The big Five, The ugly Five, Wildebeest Migration

Best Experiences: Hot air Balloon ride, game driving, migration tracking, Luxury Camping, Relaxing Sunsets

Accommodations to Stay & Eat: Governors camp, mara Serena lodge, Sarova mara, mara Sopa lodge,

How to Get There: You can take scheduled flight from Wilson airport Nairobi and land at airstrip near your lodge. A 4×4 jeep drive from Nairobi takes 5-6 hours.

2. Amboseli National Park

Known for its largest herds of wild African elephants, the Amboseli national park is located some 238km south east of Nairobi city. This park is one of the top national parks in Kenya for a family vacation. With an area of only 392 sq km, Amboseli national park is among the smaller parks in the country.

Its location below Africa’s highest mountain, the Mt Kilimanjaro, Amboseli also benefits from some of the most iconic backgrounds from wildlife photography. There are also more than 1700 elephants which can be seen all over the park.

Amboseli national park is one of the best game parks in Kenya due to its best views of Mt Kilimanjaro and the wildlife that include hippos, elephants, lions, buffalos, giraffes, gazelles, wildebeest, hyenas, impalas, cheetahs, leopards and many more.

For visitors in Nairobi who have a day to spare or a long layover at Nairobi international JKIA airport, Amboseli is a great choice for a day trip from Nairobi. The park also has some of the most scenic swamps that are fed from millions of gallons of meted ice waters from the Kilimanjaro.

Best Time to Go: July to October and December to March

Top Attractions: View of Mt Kilimanjaro, 1700 Herds of elephants, Big Four, Hippos, Masai Villages,

Best Experiences: Game drives, Dawn and sunset views of Kilimanjaro peak, Camping, Masai Dances

Accommodations to Stay & Eat: Amboseli Serena lodge, Amboseli Sopa, Ol Tukai Lodge

How to Get There: Take a 45 minute flight from Wilson airport to the amboseli airstrip, A drive in a 4×4 jeep takes 3 and a half hours via Mombasa road.

3. Tsavo National Park


Due to its proximity to the Kenyan coast, Tsavo receives the highest number of tourists per year. Most of Kenya’s tourism happens at the coast and these volumes trickle down into Tsavo east national parks. Visitors at the coast will usually do a day trip, 2 days or a 3-day safari to the Tsavo. This park is divided into Tsavo west and Tsavo east national parks for administrative purposes.

Tsavo east national park is 13,747 sq km in size and is the largest park. The biggest attractions in Tsavo east are the Mudanda rock, the Galana river and the red-coloured elephants. Their colour comes from the red soil of this park with which they cover themselves

Tsavo West has a land area of 9,065 sq km is most popular for the crystal-clear water ponds that are home to crocodiles and hippos. The park also has a lava flow and caves and some of the most scenic forested areas. In terms of vegetation, tsavo west is denser than Tsavo east which is abit drier in vegetation.

Best Time to Go: June to October and January to March

Top Attractions: Mudanda rock, Galana River, Red elephants, Aruba waterhole, Big Five, Mzima Springs, Shetani lava Flows, Ngulia mountains, Ngulia rhino sanctuary, 

Best Experiences: Long game drives, Luxury camping, underwater glass observation chamber

Accommodations to Stay & Eat: Kilaguni Serena lodge, voi wildlife lodge, voi safari lodge, Ashnil Aruba

How to Get There: Take a chartered 1 hr flight from Wilson airport Nairobi and land on tsavo east or tsavo west airstrips. A 4×4 landcruiser tour van takes you 5 hours to get there.

4. Mt Kenya National Park


Host to Africa’s second highest mountain, Mt Kenya national park is among the top 10 national parks in Kenya. This park is located some 175km North of Nairobi city in the lush green kikuyu people highlands. It is centrally located in the middle of Kenya and is frequented by visitors visiting the Kenyan North from Masai mara or Nakuru.

The mountain stands at 5199meteres above sea level and is only second from Kilimanjaro at 5895m asl. Mount Kenya national park is the most visited park for mountain climbing in Kenya since it’s the highest in the country. It offers technical and leisure climbing routes with each of varying difficulty levels.

The hike to the Batian summit can be done from Sirimon, Chogoria and Naro Moru hiking routes. Naro Moru is the most challenging and Chogoria route is the most scenic. A full hiking trip to mt Kenya takes 6-7 days inclusive of an acclimatization day before the hike.

The park is also a popular day trip destination for hiking excursions from Nairobi city.

Best Time to Go: January to March and June to October

Top Attractions: Views of Peak Nelion, Lenana and Batian, Rain forest, Elephants, leopards, hogs, waterbucks, rhinos, alpine savannah, rock and ice.

Best Experiences: Hiking to peak Batian, fresh mountain air, majestic views, camping on the mountain, game viewing and bird watching.

Accommodations to Stay at & Eat: Fairmont Mt Kenya safari club, Meru Bandas, Mt Kenya Lodge, Serena Mountain Lodge, Old Moses mountain hut, Met Station Cabins, 

How to Get There: You can connect by flight from Wilson airport to Nanyuki airstrip and then drive to the park. A 3hour drive from Nairobi is also more scenic.

5. Samburu National Reserve


An absolute marvel of a park with its contrasting landscapes and unique species of wildlife from those found in the south. Samburu national reserve holds the mantle for the most dramatic park in terms of variety of landscapes. The park has blue mountain ranges and yellow and white dry sandy ground with scattered acacia shrubs.

The river Ewaso Ngiro provides a welcome relief of the dry vegetation with its green riverine trees and bushes that snakes around the middle of the dry valleys. This river cuts deep and artistic rock formations as it flows south east into Shaba national park.

Wildlife here can be found at midday as they come to take their daily drink of the water. Crocodiles are always hiding in crevices on the river bank ready to pound on inattentive antelopes.

Samburu is however known for its unique wildlife referred to as the unique five. These include the Bigger and round eared Grevy zebra, the Blue necked Somali ostrich, the beautifully coated reticulated giraffe, the long-necked gerenuk antelope, the Beisa Oryx with its long horns.

Samburu has some of the absolutely beautiful luxury tented camps along the Ewaso Ngiro river where elephants occasionally come to say hi.

Best Time to Go: July – October

Top Attractions: Special five wildlife (Beisa oryx, Somali Ostrich, Gerenuk, Reticulated Giraffe, Grevy Zebra), Scenic contrasting landscapes, ewaso ngiro river, Samburu culture, river game drives,

Best Experiences: Game drives by river ewaso, Camping and lodge relaxation, walking safaris, birding tour, river beach breakfasts and dinners, Samburu village visits.

Accommodations to Stay & Eat: Serena Samburu, Sarova Shaba, Samburu lodge, Samburu Sopa, Ashnil samburu, 

How to Get There: Fly into samburu  airstrip from Nairobi Wilson airport, a flight of 1hr 8 minutes. You can also drive the 221km from Nairobi to samburu by 4×4 jeep for 6 hours.

6. Lake Nakuru National Park


Located on the floor of the great rift valley, lake Nakuru national park is among the 10 best game parks in Kenya. This 177 sq km wildlife park is located on the floor of the great rift valley and is home to a large lake that takes two thirds of the area.

This park is home to over 400 species of birds among them the flagship flamingo which number in excess of 2 million individuals. The flamingos are so many that they form a wide pink ribbon around the shores of the lake where they feed on algae.

This park’s close proximity to Nairobi city at only 160km (2.5hrs) makes it very attractive and one of the most visited national parks in Kenya. The lake forms a great game drive circuit where you will see the hippos, rhinos, giraffes, leopards, lions, buffalos, stripped hyenas, klipspringers (type of rock dwelling antelope) and many more.

Nakuru has the best sightings for the white and black rhinos and leopards that love to walk along the game drive tracks. You may drive side by side with the leopards or find it perched in an acacia tree just next to the game drive track.

Lions of lake Nakuru are known for climbing trees for God knows what reason.

Best Time to Go: June to March

Top Attractions: Lake Nakuru, Big four animals, Baboon cliff, Makalia falls, Millions of flamingos, over 500 species of birds, great lodges and camps,

Best Experiences: Game drives, exciting views of the lake and bird life, panoramic views from baboon cliff, 

Accommodations to Stay & Eat: Sarova lion hill, nakuru Sopa lodge, lake nakuru lodge, The cliff

How to Get There: You can take a flight from Wilson airport to the parks airstrip. Alternatively drive the 2 and a half hours by road.

7. Nairobi National Park


One of the most convenient parks in Kenya is the Nairobi national park. Located only 7km from the Nairobi city CBD, the park is only 10 minutes away from most hotels in the city. This 117sqkm park is the only national park located inside the boundaries of a capital city in the world.

Nairobi Park makes Nairobi to be known as the wildlife capital of the world. This park shares space with the city’s buildings that occasionally you have lions roaming the major outbound highways. A local university next to the park is famous for its nightly alarms of a prowling lion or leopard at night.

Besides the elephants, Nairobi national park has most of the big five animals. The elephants are however such destructive feeders that they cannot be sustained in this park. However, the park is home to lions, rhinos, buffalos, giraffes, hippos, crocodiles, impalas, elands, wildebeests, hartebeests, leopards, cheetahs, gazelles, jackals, zebras, hyenas, baboons and many others.

One of the greatest shots is a giraffe or a rhino in the foreground and the city’s skyscrapers forming your background. It’s the only park in the world that you can strike a shot that is a mix of nature in its rawest form and modernity.

The biggest advantage of Nairobi national park however is its ability to provide you with an escape from the hustle and bustle of the city and experience the silence and peace of nature only 10 minutes away.

Best Time to Go: July to October

Top Attractions: Ivory burning monument, hyena dam, view point, Mokoiyet valley, Mbagathi river trail, Athi dam, big four animals, 

Best Experiences: 4 hour game drive in the morning or evening, Bird watching, walking trail by the river

Accommodations to Stay & Eat: Most hotels in Nairobi city, Ololo, masai lodge, Nairobi tented camp

How to Get There: Drive for 10 minutes from most of the hotels in Nairobi city. Park is only 7km from Nairobi CBD.

8. Aberdare National Park


For the nature walk lovers, this park is your best bet for hiking and camping. The Aberdare national park is the space around a range of mountains that stretch through 4 counties. The Aberdare range park is famous for its scenic alcoves, alpine streams and deep rain forest with cool breeze and wet weather.

Measuring 767sqkm in area, the Aberdare is composed of dense rain forest from the gates up to the bamboo forest level. This gives way to the alpine moorland or alpine savannah. This is where most of the streams emanate from before joining up to become larger rivers by the time they exit the park.

The most common activity in Aberdare include hiking, camping, trout fishing and game viewing. Due to the forested nature of the park viewing of wildlife is best done from lodge terraces. Most lodges here have water holes where animals come to drink water and guests can watch them from observation decks and terraces.

The ark lodge for example has an underground tunnel that goes closer to the watering hole where you can watch the animals from close up and at the ground level as they drink water. The lodge also offers a night wakeup call and alert service that wakes you whenever rare animals comes to drink water for example a leopard or rhino.

So if you are in the mood for a weekend getaway for hiking and nature sightseeing, Aberdare is only two and a half hours away.

Best Time to Go: June to September

Top Attractions: Karuru water falls, moorland rivers, Chania waterfall, Gura waterfall, rain forest, wildlife including leopards, rhinos, buffalos, giant hogs, Ol donyo Le Satima peak,

Best Experiences: Hiking the rain forest or the moorlands, bird watching, fly fishing rainbow trout, Game watching at water holes,

Accommodations to Stay & Eat: The ark, aberdare fishing lodge, treetops lodge (now closed), Aberdare country club.

How to Get There: Take a 1 hour flight from Wilson airport to the airstrip and then transfer to lodge. You can also drive from Nairobi in a 4×4 Landcruiser safari van for 3hours.

9. Hells Gate National Park


Renowned for its great hiking trails and biking among wildlife, Hellsgate is one of the favorite destinations for a weekend getaway. This 68sqkm park is only 101km from Nairobi city and sits right at the base of the Great Rift Valley.

The biggest attraction in Hells gate national park are the volcanic activities including hot geysers, hot springs and deep gorges. Although the gorges have been closed for a while now, they were the most scenic and awe-inspiring gulley’s that you could walk through. The devils kitchen was the highlight of these hikes deep into the bowels of the earth.

Angelina Jolie shot the tomb raiders- cradle of man-kind at these gorges while the lion king movie got its landscape inspiration from the cliffs and savannahs of the park.

Recently they have built the biggest spa pool in Africa in this park. The spa pool is fed with warm water from underground springs, which is therapeutic to swim in.

Best Time to Go: June to March

Top Attractions: Deep gorges, devils bedroom, red cliffs, hot springs, wildlife, bird watching, Mvuke geothermal spa pool,

Best Experiences: Hiking and wildlife, biking, swimming in therapeutic waters, 

Accommodations to Stay & Eat: Naivasha Sopa lodge, Naivasha country club, Sawela lodge, Enashipai lodge, kongoni lodge, crayfish camp, Fisherman’s camp,

How to Get There: 20 minutes Flight from Nairobi r drive the 2 hours on naivasha road.

10. Mt Longonot National Park


If you are into hiking steep slopes, then Mt Longonot is along your alley. Longonot National Park is located only 74km from Nairobi city. The park is famous for its challenging but short hiking trails and the most scenic crater views from the rim.

The full hike up to the rim, around the crater rim and back to gate is 9 km and takes 4-6 hours. Maximum elevation is 2780m above sea level and maximum elevation gain is 996m.

The view into Mt Longonot is so spectacular its worth all the effort to climb on all your fours to get there. The climb is steep in places but it’s generally a very doable hike. Most primary school kids have climbed the Mt Longonot so it’s of minimal difficulty.

Best Time to Go: July to February

Top Attractions: Mt longonot crater, hiking trail, buffalos and zebras on the trail, majestic views of the surrounding from the rim of the crater

Best Experiences: Hiking the 2776m mountain, Viewing the crater from the rim

Accommodations to Stay & Eat: Accommodations lodges in Naivasha or Nairobi city.

How to Get There: Drive the 1hr 30 minutes to the great rift valley floor where the mountain is located.

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Day Trip from Nairobi to Amboseli National Park


Number of Pax


Cost per person


1 pax

10 Hours



2 Pax

10 Hours



3 Pax

10 Hours



4 Pax

10 Hours



5 Pax

10 Hours



6 Pax and above

10 Hours



The prices of a day trip to Amboseli from Nairobi are as below and depend on the number of persons joining the trip.

Amboseli day trip agency in Nairobi

Driving to Amboseli National Park from Nairobi Route

Your Amboseli 1 day trip departs from Nairobi at 0500hrs and drives Southeast wards along the Mombasa –Nairobi highway. Two hours into the drive, you get to Emali town where you can have a quick no frills breakfast before your branch off South onto the Oloitokitok road. This is the road that goes all the way to the border of Kenya and Tanzania at Oloitokitok town.

Distance from Nairobi to Amboseli National Park

Further up this road to Amboseli, you will start to see the clear peak Kibo with its snow covered bald top. Stop the car and step outside, take several photos of the clear peak before it decides to play peek-a-boo with you. Now you can continue with your drive to the park which is another 1 hour and a half away. Its takes almost 3 ½ hours from Nairobi to Amboseli national park. But the 5 hour game drive in Amboseli day trip is worth the time on the road.

Amboseli Day Trip from Nairobi Itinerary

0500hrs: Your Amboseli day trip starts with a Pick up from your Nairobi hotel.

07:00hrs: Breakfast at a small town called Emali. Alternative is to carry a packed breakfast from your Nairobi hotel to save on time.

0830hrs: Arrive at the Erimito gate to Amboseli national park and start your game drive in the park. Start to see the elephants, buffalos, gerenuks, hippos, gazelles, lions, giraffes, zebras, wildebeests and many other animals in the plains. You will be spoilt for choice especially at the swamp area where most of the animals congregate.

1000hrs: Continue with your game drive in the park visiting the observation hill and viewing Mt. Kilimanjaro up close. The best view of Mt. Kilimanjaro are seen from Amboseli national park. This is why an Amboseli day trip from Nairobi is the most interesting of all the day trips.

1300hrs: Lunch at Ol Tukai lodge inside the park and with a view into the swampy green lands outside. The area is cool due to the water and has the best views of wildlife from the terrace restaurant under the giant acacia trees and neatly mowed grass. The Amboseli lunch experience is also a highlight in your 1 day Amboseli tour from Nairobi.

1400hrs: An afternoon game drive as you exit Amboseli national park for Nairobi. You will get a chance to look out for the elusive animals like leopards and cheetahs. Drive back to Nairobi after taking the most exciting picture of wildlife with the background of the highest mountain in Africa Mt Kilimanjaro at 5895m above sea level.

1830hrs: Arrive back in Nairobi and drop off in your hotel after an exciting 1-day Amboseli trip from Nairobi city.

End of Services.

The cost of the Amboseli Day Trip from Nairobi tour includes:

  • Transport in a standard safari minivan
  • Breakfast at Emali (Take a hot breakfast from your hotel if you can)
  • Lunch at Ol Tukai lodge
  • Services of a professional driver guide
  • Bottled Drinking water

Cost of the Day Trip to Amboseli from Nairobi Excludes

  • Park entrance fees at $60 per person payable at gate by credit card (Register for an e-citizen account in advance to avoid gate delays
  • Tips and gratuities.
  • Items of a personal nature.
  • Personal travel insurance.

Contact for Amboseli National park day trip from Nairobi.

To book your 1 day Amboseli trip, you can contact Robert from Sojourn safaris ltd on or whatsapp him on +254 722 661 827


1 Day Amboseli Joining Budget Trip| Game Drive Package

1 Day Amboseli Joining Budget Trip| Game Drive Package in Kenya by Local Agent Guide

A fantastic 1 day fun trip to Kenya’s second most popular game drive national park. This 1-day trip to Amboseli national park includes road transport, park fees, guide services, 5 hour game drive and lunch in the park.

Visit Amboseli Kenya with this 1-day amboseli safari tour package. The Amboseli day-trip is a full day excursion from Nairobi to Amboseli national park from Nairobi to see the wild elephants and the views of Mt Kilimanjaro. Amboseli 1-day trip packages include a full day game drive, lunch, transport in a safari minivan with roof hatch and services of a professional driver guide. Amboseli day tour-packages from Nairobi can also be a 1,2 or 3 day safari to see more of the wildlife and the mountain.

Start 1 day amboseli safari at 5.00am and drive south eastwards along Mombasa highway. Branch off right at Emali town into Oloitokitok road and drive for a further 1 hour to get to amboseli national park. Amboseli day tours from Nairobi takes about 3.5 hours one way.

Here are 6 Amboseli Day Trip Prices for different categories

Amboseli Day Trip Group Cost per person  excel park fees $
1 person Amboseli private Day trip 350
2-3 persons Amboseli private Day trip 220
4-5 persons Amboseli private Day trip 210
Above 6 persons masai mara private tour 200
Children under 18yrs 75% of adult rate
Children Below 3 yrs Free of charge

Explore the Amboseli day trip from Nairobi to see the most scenic views of Kilimanjaro and the wild elephants. The 1 day amboseli safari captures the authentic African adventure by featuring the highest peak in Africa amidst the savannah game and the Masai people. Some of the highlights of an amboseli day tours from Nairobi include the below.

  • View exciting scenery enroute to Amboseli day trip
  • Watch the Mount Kilimanjaro on your Amboseli 1 day trip
  • Drive among the elephants of Amboseli national park
  • Climb the Amboseli observation hill
  • See the mirage of Lake Amboseli in your day trip
  • Enjoy a buffet a mid-day lunch in one of Amboseli lodges
  • Stumble upon a pride of Amboseli lions in your day trip

1.    View Exciting Scenery Enroute to Amboseli Day Trip

Your day starts early with a predawn drive down the A109 towards Mombasa. Scenes along your 1 day amboseli safari are equally exciting. At dawn, giraffes and zebras will great you from behind the fences of the many private game ranches enroute. The sun’s rays beating upon your forehead with its golden yellow colour. Smell the freshness of the rural areas away from Nairobi’s smog and settle in for an eventful Amboseli day trip.

1. Scenery enroute to Amboseli Day Trip

1. Scenery enroute to Amboseli Day Trip

Masai homesteads dot the plains with their cattle and red clad males going about their business in this early morning drive. At Emali town, branch off right into oloitoktok road and driving for an hour in such scenic Kapiti plains, you will loose yourself to the sights. Kilimanjaro will be visible at a certain point where you start to see the ice covered peak Kibo from miles away.

Ask the driver to stop so that you can take some amazing pictures of the roof of Africa. You dont want to miss the biggest attraction of your amboseli day tours from Nairobi.

2.    Watch the Mount Kilimanjaro on Your Amboseli Day Trip

2. Mt. Kilimanjaro - Amboseli Day Trip

2. Mt. Kilimanjaro – Amboseli Day Trip

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Amboseli national park day trip

Amboseli National Park Day Trip – Top 7 Amboseli Attractions

Amboseli national park day trip is a full 1-daytour from nairobi. Visit Top Amboseli Sites in the Amboseli national park in a day. Visiting Amboseli Park in a day trip is a popular one day tour from Nairobi city center and a very exciting excursion. Find out what are the 6 attractions in the park to see in your next amboseli national park day trip safari.

Amboseli National Park Day Trip

Here are the best 7 Amboseli day trip attractions not to miss on a one day tour to the park

  • See Amboseli wild elephants
  • Hike up the Amboseli Observation hill
  • Drive though the lake Amboseli lake bed
  • Watch Millions of flamingos in the park
  • Take a  5hr game drive to see lions, buffalos, leopards
  • View the roof of Africa- Mt Kilimanjaro ice covered peak at 5985m asl
  • Eat a buffet lunch at a lodge


1. See Amboseli Wild Elephants.

You will marvel at the hundreds of elephants that you can see in Amboseli especially near the ever green swamps. Some interesting moments may happen during your amboseli national park day trip. You will be taken hostage by groups of wild elephants as they cross the road. You can be at some times 30 elephants deep but these are gentle giants and you will be perfectly safe as they are used to safari vehicles. You are so close to them you can see their amber coloured eyes and the small hairs on their skin. The elephants are the biggest attraction for most people going on an amboseli national park day trip.

1. Amboseli Wild African Elephants


2. Hike up the Amboseli Observation hill.

At some point in your amboseli national park day trip, you will visit the observation hill where you can hike up to see Amboseli from a vantage point. From here you will watch the whole of the park and see the hippos below, the elephants drinking from the water well and many other animals below. This attraction is the climax of your amboseli day trip.

2. Hike up the Amboseli Observation Hill


3. Drive through Lake Amboseli Lake Bed

You can take a drive through the dry lake bed of Lake Amboseli in the dry season. The lake bed is an expansive plain of white caked earth which at times produces mirages of simmering water at the horizons. The lake is however in accessible during the rainy season. Lake amboseli is a big attraction in both the wet season when flamingos are in plenty and the dry season when you can drive for miles on the dry lake bed. Its a must see in your next amboseli national park day trip safari from Nairobi.

3. Drive on Lake Amboseli


4. Watch Millions of Flamingos in Amboseli Park

Flamingos are the latest addition to the bird species in Amboseli. You can see millions of flamingos on the shallow waters of the swamps especially in the dry seasons when the water levels are hot too high. These flamingos are always a beauty to watch in Amboseli. The flamingos are a new addition to the sites during your one day amboseli trip.

4. Watch Millions of Flamingos in Lake Amboseli


5. Take a Game Drive to see Lions, Buffalos, Leopards etc

You will take a 4 or 5 hours game drive in Amboseli to see the rest of the animals including hippos, giraffes, baboons, gazelles, jackals, impalas, elands, zebras, wildebeests, hyenas among others. Among the big five animals, only the rhino is not available in Amboseli national park. January to march is the best time to see hundreds of baby wildebeests as its their breeding months. You also see a lot of big cat predators and hyenas during this time. It’s the best time to go on an Amboseli national park day trip from Nairobi.

5. Take a Game Drive in Amboseli National Park Day Trip


6. View the Roof of Africa- mt Kilimanjaro Peak Kibo with Snow

When you get to Amboseli early enough, you will be able to view the ice capped peak kibo standing at 5985m asl. This is the highest point in Africa and at that point you are watching the roof of Africa. You can take hundreds of pictures of the animals with the back ground of Mt. Kilimanjaro which makes an authentic African safari experience. Most visitors on an amboseli national park day trip are usually attracted to see the highest point in africa.

6. View the Roof of Africa -Mt Kilimanjaro


7. Eat a Buffet Lunch

You will have a chance to enjoy a sumptuous buffet lunch from any lodge in Amboseli during your game drive. The buffet lunch is as experience in itself with fresh foods and very tasty African and continental dishes to sample. You will be spoilt for choices in this eat as you can lunch. The buffet lunch in any of the amboseli lodges is a big attraction in your amboseli national park day trip activities.

7. Eat a Buffet Lunch on an Amboseli 1 Day Trip

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