Lake Naivasha

Lake Naivasha

Lake Naivasha is at the highest elevation of the Kenyan Rift valley at 1,890 meters. The lake is home to a variety of types of wildlife. As a world class birding destination, Lake Naivasha's swamps and forests are a perfect place to spot over 400 different species of birds, a sizeable population of hippos and playful Colobus monkeys along the lake's shores.

A family friendly playground, perfect for boating or walking safaris on Crescent Island and a private game reserve populated by herbivores.

Nearby is the dramatic Hell’s Gate, overshadowed by the mysterious Mount Longonot and at the south west corner of Lake Naivasha, you will find lake Oloidien, a volcanic crater lake.



  • Hotspot for hippos
  • Heaven for bird lovers
  • Lovely setting for a boat ride across the lake



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