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Observation Hill

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SE Side of Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Kenya
+254 720 650869
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  • Average10%
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“nice view” (23 reviews)
“picnic lunch” (24 reviews)
“short climb” (11 reviews)
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SE Side of Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Kenya
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+254 720 650869
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"nice view"
in 23 reviews
"picnic lunch"
in 24 reviews
"short climb"
in 11 reviews
"information boards"
in 10 reviews
"vantage point"
in 13 reviews
"worth the climb"
in 8 reviews
"great spot"
in 11 reviews
"stretch your legs"
in 6 reviews
"eye view"
in 5 reviews
"entire park"
in 13 reviews
"incredible views"
in 5 reviews
"packed lunch"
in 8 reviews
"safari vehicle"
in 7 reviews
"walk up"
in 5 reviews
"great viewpoint"
in 5 reviews
"enjoy the view"
in 5 reviews
"mount kilimanjaro"
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Reviewed today

Out Of Africa monument. This is where Dennis crashed his biplane.In Kenya Karen Blixen holds a great deal of love and admiration. This is where her lover crashed to death. It has wonderful views of Kili.

Thank Catherine C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arranged by our lodge Ol Tukai a beautiful location with lots of animals to see elephants hippo pelican pumba Gisele. Great view of Mount Kilimanjaro!

Thank Beki R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A short walk up stone steps for beautiful views of Amboseli. Also have decent washrooms at the base for your convenience

Thank luludeb
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amboseli is quite a flat park and so although observation hill is really quite small it does give great views for spotting where the elephant are and for sundowner views generally.

Thank TonyD33
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a great picnic location to view the vast plains of the Amboseli...make sure your guide brings you there. Hiking up you'l be reminded of the altitude your in.

Thank Reloy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great views are to be had from this observation point during your Safari in Amboseli National park. The park itself is kind of flat so this is one more reason to relish the views from this hill.

Thank rogeradams45
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We drove for quite a distance from our Lodge to reach the Observation Hill. Then you see in midst of vast swampy and grasslands, a stand alone hill . It seems almost close to Mount Kilimanjaro but in reality the distance is a lot. We...More

Thank BloggerNewDelhi
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

If you visit the Amboseli National Park, don’t miss to climb the Observation Hill. That is the highest point in the park, from which you have an amazing view over the swamps, the lake and the savanna. You will probably see a lot of animals,...More

Thank kavas08
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

On our way out of the park, we stopped at Observation Hill for a 30-minute viewing and toilet break. Great photographic views of Mt Kilimanjaro on once side, wetlands on the other side. A pair of ravens (or eagles) seem to live at the top...More

Thank Cdn_Grl_Wanderluster
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

We visited here as part of our full days' game drive in Amboseli and walked up the (very!) exhausting steps to the top. The views are great from the observation point and there is a lot of birdlife up there that are obviously very used...More

Thank angela r
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