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Observation Hill

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SE Side of Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Kenya
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Make sure you include a visit to Observation Hill. It gives a great insight into how big the park is and the surrounding landscape. Watch your step as the ground is uneven on the climb to the top.

Thank Penny F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you like to know a bit more about Amboseli national park, Mount Kilimanjaro and read interesting facts about lions, hyena and elephants + have a nice view over Amboseli national park for a few kilometrs around, then Observation hill is definitely point of interest...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a sundowner here with a Maasi welcome dance. View from there is stunning with a great view of Mount Kilimanjaro

Thank HI_Nokaoi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a lot of animals in the vicinity when we visited but still a lovely view and place to eat breakfast.

Thank H1427NXandrea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky to be here on a school field trip day. We interacted with the 100+ children who were visiting! Great views of Mt. Kilimanjaro, plus a lake filled with hippos!

Thank Vegasthompson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for our lunch and clambed the hill for views of the park it was great. it has a shelter on the top to shelter from the elements. There are toilets here as well.

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful view of the savannah. Worth going up the hill for it. There are lots of birds there and a small monkey who eats up tourists discarded food.

Thank Nitika M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice views is about it. There’s no soap in the bathroom, which is par for the course at several parks in Kenya.

Thank simktho
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Our tour guide organized refreshments at the summit just as the sun was setting and the cloud cover over Kilimanjaro was dissolving. How wonderful is that !

Thank davidgerdmoore
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Visited in AUgust 2018. Its a small walk upto the top after the dusty ride to reach the hill. Its to have a bird's eye view of the park. They have made a small point for people to rest and have lunch, spend some time...More

Thank MAB-India
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