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Observation Hill

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“picnic lunch”(28 reviews)
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SE Side of Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Kenya
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 478katherineh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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
Thank Quest25912346067
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great viewing of the wetlands and plenty of elephants and hippos to see. A majestic outlook on the park and a good spot for a picnic.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Refmanwpba
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Bring your panoramic camera to capture the sweeping view of the topography of this wonderful National Park.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bill M
Reviewed 7 November 2018

we stopped here for a toilet break during a game drive toilets are at the bottom then walk up the stepped track to the top , the view from here is unbelievable. it's just a real shame that those who take their packed lunches up...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank alan h
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