Lake Elementaita & Otutu Hills Day Excursion


Lake Elementeita (derived from the Maasai word, muteita meaning “dust place”) is a beautiful soda lake in the Great Rift Valley, located some 130 km from Nairobi, between Lake Nakuru and L. Naivasha. The lake is Kenya’s latest Ramsar site having attained the status in 2005 and also another prestigious UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2012. Standing at an altitude of 1775 – 1959 meters above sea level, this unique soda lake fluctuates between 19 and 22km2 which offer visitors the opportunity to walk very close to the famed flamingos, pelicans and other water bird life. It is a sanctuary for over a dozen threatened bird species and home to the highest bird diversities in the world Attractions: Scenic landscape of the Sleeping Warrior hill and its environs Wildlife (Buffaloes, Zebras, Grants & Thompsons gazelles, Sykes monkeys among others) Birdlife (450 bird species recorded Elemeteita hot springs

Cost - Ksh 2,500 pp Included: Transport (tour van), a bottle of water & a professional guide

Carry your identification card, extra drinking water, picnic lunch, sunglasses, a hat and wear comfortable walking shoes

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