Observation Hill
Observation Hill
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Adventure beyond imagination
Munich, Germany14,759 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Friends
Stunning view of the park with Kilimanjaro in the background. So many birds and mammals in all directions. The perfect spot to enjoy the sunset.
Written 19 March 2024
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Arpit B
Nairobi, Kenya51 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2022 • Family
Wonderful view and a fantastic sight of elephants from National Park. Must visit place if you love elephants. The young babies of elephants weee a treat to watch
Written 24 August 2023
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Ashish G
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates10 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2023 • Family
great place to view the park expanse. It is the humans having picnic there make it dirty littering boxes from resorts. Visitors please take care of cleanliness of this location. Great place for great pictures.
Written 3 August 2023
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Kim B
Arusha, Tanzania14 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2023
A not-too-strenuous walk up Observation Hill is a must on a visit to Amboseli. The story of the Park and its animals, as well as the Maasai who live on its edges, is told via photographic boards; and one gets a good overview of the layout of the Park from this vantage point. Some guests from another lodge were enjoying a delicious-looking champagne breakfast up there. The Park is dry at the moment, it was quite startling to see. February is also a very warm time of year in this region. Take your binoculars.
Written 26 February 2023
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greenwood j
Dubai, United Arab Emirates30 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2023
I recommend to go to observation hill.amazing view .awesome photos from here.this is the best spot ever to view the animals.
Written 23 February 2023
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Voyager2
Chippenham, UK413 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2023
Nice spot where you can get out of your vehicle and have a good view over the park. Reasonable height and we saw lions. elephants below
Written 22 February 2023
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Patrick Thuo
5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2022
A great place to remind people of the effects of erosion and climate change that have eroded the landscape to be what it is today. The imagination of thousand years of how the environment has been depleted and changed to the status it is today is puzzling.
Written 6 February 2023
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pinneydavid
Nottingham, UK335 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2023
It was good to have a break here during our game drive in Amboseli NP. The toilets by the car park are good. An all-weather path leads to the top where there are tables and seating under cover. The views are lovely.
Written 30 January 2023
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Duncan W
Glasgow, UK12 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2022 • Couples
We were there during an extremely dry spell. The weak and old herbivores were suffering quite badly, we really saw the survival of the fittest. However that said, the experience was unbelievable. We booked our trip with Pathway Safaris and the proprietor was our guide, Andrew Mweti is his name. He and our driver William went out of their way to ensure we saw as many animals as possible. The diversity in both landscape and wildlife was almost overwhelming. Definitely one of our bucket list trips. Will definitely go again but will try to see the park when there is more vegetation.
Written 28 November 2022
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Debs250266
Cambridge, UK63 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2022
A great place to see the surrounding plains and lakes. Very informative boards to read. Fabulous views.
Written 13 September 2022
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