The beautiful Lake Nakuru can be found in the Great Rift Valley in Kenya. It is protected by the Lake Nakuru National Park and is one of the main centres of attraction in Kenya. While visiting the lake, you’ll have the rare opportunity to see hundreds of pink flamingos that famously line its shore, as well as other wildlife which make themselves at home in the area, including warthogs, baboons and black and white rhinos. The Lake Nakuru National Park is a relaxing and truly exquisite place to visit.
The Lake Nakuru National Park was established in the early 1990’s to protect the lake and its surrounding mountains, however since then the park has extended its borders to include the surrounding savannahs, making it an ideal place for any tourist to visit. Here, guests can go on Kenyan safaris and enjoy the slow-paced lifestyle of the region. Here, the weather is clear and temperatures high throughout most of the year, with the exception of the rainy season at the end of every year.
Lake Nakuru is a soda lake which lies 1754m above sea level. It is most famous for its large flamingo population which covers the shores of the lake with a light shade of pink and is attracted to the expanse of algae in the lake. Black rhinos were recently introduces into the area, however when visiting, guests will also have the opportunity to observe giraffes, lions, cheetahs, leopards, and pythons along with an abundance of antelope and birdlife.
Nomad Tours will take you into the heart of the Lake Nakuru National Park, taking you on exciting Kenyan safaris and showing you the best of the beautiful grasslands and plains. Take it easy and allow us to take you on an authentic African safari and learn about the wildlife and area from our professional and friendly guides.