After breakfast at the Ark, return to the base hotel to retrieve your luggage and rejoin your driver where you will proceed to Lake Nakuru with a brief stop at Nyahururu to view Thompson’s Falls and its 237-foot cascade. Then travel south to Lake Nakuru, colored a shimmering flamingo pink from thousands of the beautiful birds lining its shores. You’ll arrive at Lion Hill Lodge – affording unforgettable views of the lake from its hillside perch. The lodge is also a perfect base from which to explore the lake, with its fabulous array of birds as well as many types of game, including waterbuck, rhino, leopard and buffalo. Buffet lunch at the lodge.
Afternoon game drive in the park, which is, of course, known for its birdlife – as thousands of flamingos make this their home, among hundreds of other species. But wildlife is also in abundance here. You’ll see large numbers of waterbuck, warthog, impala, buffalo, plains game, cheetah, and now rhino, as Lake Nakuru National Park now hosts one of Kenya’s rhino sanctuaries.
Your lodge is an oasis of comfort and excellent service with its commanding views of the surroundings and the animals, which graze peacefully, close by. The Acacia and Euphorbia Forests are havens for animals during the heat of the day, making an excellent game-viewing destination, whilst the “Hippo Pool” is a favorite spot for picnics. The park is known for its birdlife, as thousands of flamingos make this lake their home, among hundreds of other species. But wildlife is also in abundance here: you’ll also see large numbers of waterbuck, warthog, impala, buffalo, plains game and cheetah.
Overnight at Sarova Lionhill Game Lodge. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)