Lake Nakuru was in danger of disappearing in the early 1990s due to a severe drought that brought its levels to historic lows, also putting the surrounding ecosystems at risk.
For lovers of Birdwatching
this is definitely a destination not to be missed: if you are lucky you can admire specimens of Kafrian eagles
, giant herons
Over 70 mammal species include Rothschild's giraffes, Kenyan black rhinos, lions, leopards, gazelles, water goats, African buffaloes, pythons, and the infamous hyenas.
The main feature of Lake Nakuru National Park are the black and white rhinos
Its strategic position allows you to easily visit the capital of Kenya, Nairobi
and the neighbors Hells Gate National Park
and Naivasha National Park
. Finally, in the south-eastern part of the park, you can visit the Soysambu Conservation Area