Nakuru earns its spot as a top tourist destination, especially for bird watchers. Lake Nakuru hosts a large number of flamingos that feed on algae that grow in it. The lake is not partial to flamingos as more flocks of birds such as pelicans and cormorants The surrounding region is home to a variety of mammals such as zebras and buffaloes and is known for conservation efforts for endangered animals like the black rhinos and the Rothschild giraffe. Nakuru has within its boundaries numerous locations that have scenic backdrops no matter the weather.

Popular Attractions in Nakuru

Lake Nakuru National Park

A park surrounding a lake of drowning trees.

Lake Nakuru National Park

Packages Containing This Destination

7 Days in the Mara

A well planned 7 day escape into the Mara national park passing by Nakuru and Naivasha.

From $130 to $220pp

Pictures of Nakuru