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Observation Hill

SE Side of Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Kenya
+254 720 650869
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Lunch area on the top

This is the only place that you can enjoy your picnic lunch. Located at the top there is shelter... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
HARTONO T
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Medan, Indonesia
great view and refreshing.

it was a refreshing change to stop at the top of the park and look down. we had a coffee there and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kimck8
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Singapore
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  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
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“great view” (35 reviews)
“picnic lunch” (23 reviews)
“short climb” (11 reviews)
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SE Side of Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Kenya
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SE Side of Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the only place that you can enjoy your picnic lunch. Located at the top there is shelter and no chairs,but you can enjoy the beauty of the national park while having lunch. You have to climb many steps to reach the top. Toilets...More

Thank HARTONO T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was a refreshing change to stop at the top of the park and look down. we had a coffee there and took in the sights for half an hr. Nice pit-stop. Would help if you had your binos with you.

Thank Kimck8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an Observation area around Amboseli National Park. Its the only area where guests are allowed to disembark from vehicles and you climb the hill on foot. They have done a great job with information boards around the footpath and the sheltered place atop...More

Thank J.M. M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So nice to get a chance to step out of the car and stretch your legs after hours of driving around in a car. Very worthwhile to bring a drink up to the top and chill with the sunset. Just make sure you have enough...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is a hill with 360° view from the top. There are information posters describing the animals in the park. We spent 10 minutes there, if we had brought packed lunch this would be a good place to eat it.

Thank H80
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Situated within the national park, near the lake, on a small observation hill. A few stairs to clim, but worth the climb as you can see the whole spread of the national park. Do not expect a lot as it is just a spot where...More

Thank ebehura
Reviewed 2 December 2017

An excellent view from the top! As an additional plus the bathrooms next to the car park are clean and well maintained.

Thank 22busybee
Reviewed 30 November 2017

You can not visit Amboseli National Park and omit this place as its the highlight of this park. Here you get outstanding views of Mt. Kilimanjaro and enjoy the a birds eye view of wildlife. I love this place and everytime I visit this park...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 29 November 2017

A lot of tour companies drop off their guests at this spot for their packed picnic lunch because you can see an amazing view of Amboseli National Park, particularly the swamps where hippos and elephants are feeding. Don't forget to bring your binoculars because you...More

Thank wildawai
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Beautiful views, but a bit touristy, crowded from time to time. A bit too civilized for a bush feeling. Groomed parking lot, decent toilets, stone stairs all the way to the top, large picknick gazebo. Still the view merits a visit.

Thank jaapv
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