Lake Nakuru National Park Map

Lake Nakuru National Park

A sizeA2 map. This map shows the national park boundary, main roads, park roads, park gates,  tracks, contours, cliffs, rivers, forests, lodges, hotels, campsites, picnic sites, airstrip, buildings, signposts and observation points.


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A bird watcher’s paradise. Lake Nakuru is very shallow and strongly alkaline. It is set in a picturesque landscape of surrounding woodland and grassland. The lake catchment is bounded by Menengai crater to the north, the Bahati hills to the north east, the lionhill ranges to the east, Eburu crater to the south and the mau escarpment to the west. Three major rivers, the Njoro, Makalia and Enderit drain into the lake.

Here you will find the Flamingos (Greater and Lesser), 56 different species of mammals that includes white rhino and black rhino.

Facilities include Naishi guest house and Flamingo Guest house. There are lodges here such as Lake Nakuru and Sarova Lion Hill. Also available are special campsites such as Naishi, Soysambu, Chui, Rhino, Nyuki, Nyati, and Reedbuck. Makalia and Back Packers are public campsites. There are also picnic sites such as Acacia, Out of Africa and Lion Hill