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Observation Hill

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“picnic lunch”(28 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After a day of experiencing the Amboseli we joined our group for cocktails on Observation Hill. What a wonderful way to share our experiences.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CarolR3406
Reviewed 8 January 2019

Amboseli Observation Hill is a small hill from where you can view the entire park. Just beneath the hill is a swamp like area where lot of elephants and hippos are either lying in the water or grazing around it. Hill has small shade where...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cosmopolitan719353
Reviewed 26 December 2018

Excellent view and place to rest, have picking lunch or coffee. Birds watching, nice walk to the top and back, zebras all around.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Aleksandra G
Reviewed 5 December 2018

Great place to get the lay of the land. Interesting and informative graphics explaining the history of the area.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jessica s
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

It offers a lovely view of Amboseli National Park . I loved it as it was a quiet place . Good for a stretch after the long drive the whole day . I wished I had carried my yoga mat as it would have been...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sharkalchog
Reviewed 25 November 2018

It was nice to be able to get out of the car and stretch our legs for a bit, to climb Observation Hill and enjoy the expansive views it provides over the park. On this particular occasion, it was the place from which we were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank waverider681
Reviewed 22 November 2018

The Hill can be easily be walked up even with sandals. The amazing view to be enjoyed from a shady roof, pays back for the few hundred steps from the parking to the top. Clean toilet facilities next to the parking are an additional and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

We had a delicious picnic lunch at the top. It was a little windy, but the views were great. Birds eye view of the park with elephants and hippos

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Observation hill gives you a 360 degree view for miles of Amboselli national park. Bring your binoculars and telelenses and search for the animals from here

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 769hansb
Reviewed 17 November 2018

We were taken to observation hill by our guide on the last morning of our stay in Amboselia. We were the only people there and had our breakfast from this beautiful vista. Morning seems to be the best time to go as there are less...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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