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Observation Hill

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“picnic lunch”(27 reviews)
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SE Side of Amboseli National Park, Amboseli National Park, Kenya
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Reviewed 4 days 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.

Thank Refmanwpba
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank alan h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great view but a hike. Atleast, you are in a shaded area when you reach the top but can be crowded at lunch times. Many safari groups stop here for a picnic lunch. Could use a few benches.

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our side trip to Observation Hill was arranged by Agoi Hosking, our tour director with Affable tours and safaris. It was a truly amazing location from which to view and photograph the wildlife and scenery.

Thank indianamoon1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Make sure you include a visit to Observation Hill. It gives a great insight into how big the park is and the surrounding landscape. Watch your step as the ground is uneven on the climb to the top.

Thank Penny F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you like to know a bit more about Amboseli national park, Mount Kilimanjaro and read interesting facts about lions, hyena and elephants + have a nice view over Amboseli national park for a few kilometrs around, then Observation hill is definitely point of interest...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

We had a sundowner here with a Maasi welcome dance. View from there is stunning with a great view of Mount Kilimanjaro

Thank HI_Nokaoi
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Not a lot of animals in the vicinity when we visited but still a lovely view and place to eat breakfast.

Thank H1427NXandrea
Reviewed 28 September 2018

We were lucky to be here on a school field trip day. We interacted with the 100+ children who were visiting! Great views of Mt. Kilimanjaro, plus a lake filled with hippos!

Thank Vegasthompson
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