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Ndere Island National Park

Kisumu, Kenya
+254 20 600800
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Very hot but interesting place

Hiking this island is interesting but very hot so one must carry his or her own water bottles in... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
Kampala, Uganda
Great finding such treasure

Wonderful time at the park, great memories, the wildlife, scenery and ambiance are to die for... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2016
Sheila R
Kampala, Uganda
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+254 20 600800
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

Hiking this island is interesting but very hot so one must carry his or her own water bottles in order to survive this activity. And the park has a beautiful view when at the top while seeing various animals running and other having a rest....More

1  Thank SamuelSamsisma
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Wonderful time at the park, great memories, the wildlife, scenery and ambiance are to die for! Recommend this wholly.

Thank Sheila R
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Lovely island. Enjoyed the antelopes and plains. KWS warden Mr Langat very pleasant man. Fun times with the family.

Thank ShaeedAkhter
Reviewed 16 August 2016

It is not a cheap trip to the ndere island. You have to pay 25 dollars for 1 person and 35 dollars for the boat. The landscape is fine and you will see some animals but not much at all and you have to search...More

2  Thank Dorien V
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

When we heard of Ndere Island, we didn't know what to expect until we got there. After a short boat ride to the Island, the embarked on sort of a hike. Well Ndere Island is generally a hill. After a kilometer of hiking, we got...More

Thank Linus K
Reviewed 14 April 2016

We went there in March. Enjoyed the boat ride and the scenic views as we took our walk..Didn't get to see any animals though, maybe we should have gone in the morning. Please note, apart from the park fees, you are required to pay 3000/-...More

Thank Nangami
Reviewed 14 January 2016

went there in December on a school trip. Just from the boat ride to the island one sees numerous bird species and it was just amazing. the hike to the top was fun. they offer good camping facilities with clean water and tents

Thank Michelle O
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Went back home a while ago from canada with family we really loved it it was hot, green and untouched the panoramic views from the island were remarkable its really a good for trekking and staying away from busy city life, laid back i saw...More

1  Thank Odak S
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Take your water bottles and good sun protection...hiking this island is hot and if you don't hike much, strenuous! That said, it offers beautiful unspoiled vistas and some wildlife. Not for those in poor health or with young children.

Thank Holly H
Reviewed 15 December 2015

We were here on a young adults' picnic/trek, and the open spaces in the grassy fields were very handy - made the choice of activities to engage in very easy. We spent a night there with nice campfire places, and next to the lake. The...More

Thank Gregory O
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