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Lake Bogoria

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Bogoria, Kenya
+254 720 650869
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We had a very knowledgeable guide: Michael.

Hi guys, Lake Bogoria is a small reserve. Most of the reserve consists of an algae-rich lake... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Goes, The Netherlands
Magnificent flamingos, jeeploads of awful tourists

We planned our second visit to Kenya with seeing the spectacular flocks of flamingos in mind, and... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
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Bogoria, Kenya
+254 720 650869

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Hi guys, Lake Bogoria is a small reserve. Most of the reserve consists of an algae-rich lake. Since the the flamingos left Lake Nakuru after the flooding in 2012, Bogoria is a good place to see flocks of flamingos. Though there are not as many...More

Thank schliek
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We planned our second visit to Kenya with seeing the spectacular flocks of flamingos in mind, and were advised to see them at Lake Bogoria rather than at Nakuru because of a rise in the water level since 2014. We were not disappointed - they...More

1  Thank ultramelc
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Lake Bogoria is famous for its thousands of Flamingos and the hot Springs and geysers, which erupt sporadically and violently throughout the area, but many visitors enjoy what feels like a natural spa. The geysers are also used for healing purposes due to their medicinal...More

Thank Tropical Wild E
Reviewed 7 February 2017

1,600/- for two adults and the car, the roads are so poorly maintained and many are underwater since my last visit in 2012, this place needs upgrading, disgusting dirty toilets at main gate, there were Flamingo but nothing else . No other wildlife spotted and...More

3  Thank travellingzebra
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Many tourists that have been to Lake Nakuru have been disappointed because there are no flamingos. The only point on the lake to find them is taking the right turn from the main gate and continuing to the lake shore. Here there are a few...More

3  Thank wily d
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

For the past few years there was one thing that has been giving us a headache. It made planning the safaris in Kenya extremely difficult and I really won't ask our safari friends about their private opinion on our frequent changes of plans. The most...More

3  Thank Ala Z
Reviewed 17 October 2016

nakuru to lake bogoria 89 km [2hr 11mts] this is what google says... in actual it took us 4 hours to reach from nakuru... we started at 8am and reached the shores at 12... the first 30plus km is tarmac then on it is a...More

6  Thank Shaki S
Reviewed 30 September 2016

It is a nice place but a little sad. Thera are many flamingos but that is all. On the other side of the lake you can find hot springs which is quite a nice experience but the road there is awful and not all drivers...More

2  Thank CarolinT
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The most flamingos i have ever seen. The park is incredibly green and the lake has a beautiful back drop of the green hills. Unfortunately since the lake burst its banks the hot springs cant be visited and the road within the park is VERY...More

2  Thank Shaleen S
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Flocks and Flocks of Flamingos flying around the borders of this lake is a fascinating and unbelievable experience ..The sode lake is covered in patches in patches of pink flying around all corners of the lake. Not much else in terms of other wildlife at...More

2  Thank Akram304
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Shaki S
16 September 2016|
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Response from Shaki S | Reviewed this property |
hello clarissac...nice to hear you visited lake bogoria... i was there last october... which route did you take to lake bogoria which took you only 2 hours from nakuru.... we started at 8am in morning and reached at 11-30 am... More