Amboseli National Park is a popular park located 230 km on the Tanzanian border south-east of Nairobi. Amboseli has Mount Kilimanjaro as the backdrop. The landscape is easy for game viewing. This park covers 390 square kilometers and is located above sea level for 1100 meters. It is a peaceful, silent place, offering enough things to do and visit the places of attraction.
The highest peak in Africa offering a vast rolling landscape and a perfect backdrop. This feature increases the glory of the park. The peak with its glistening snow is the main resource for several rivulets and rivers running through the park.
The Park offers a unique experience of park viewing. It offers a 360-degree view covering the swamps and the Savanna. The elephants grazing in herds can be seen from this point.
Amboseli National Park has the Big Five roaming. The leopards, the lions, and the cheetah, besides the elephants and the buffaloes. Apart from these, there is a wide variety of waterfowls such as the Egyptian goose and the pelican.
Maasai culture is fascinating. The locals cultivated with wildlife a symbiotic relationship. They hold festivals upholding their culture.
Visitors can reach the park taking chartered or routine flights. The park features a single airstrip at Empusel Gate. There are alternative airstrips at Namanga Town and Kilimanjaro Buffalo lodge.
Taking a road drive from Nairobi -Arusha Road to Meshanani Gate or Nairobi via Email. It is 250 km.
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