As the fourth biggest Kenyan city, Nakuru has a lot to offer especially for tourists and weekend travellers. Located only 160 km from Nairobi, it is a great weekend getaway spot for those running away from hustle and bustle. Travel experts from Jovago.com – Africa’s leading hotel-booking website – advise where and what to do while in Nakuru.
Lake Nakuru, source: emiratesholiday.com
While in Nakuru, you obviously can’t miss Nakuru National Park which houses the lake. It is well known for pink flamingoes and picturesque rides. If you are looking for something less known and not so crowded with a historical touch, go for Lord Egerton Castle located in the city of Nakuru. For nature lovers, the area has one more attraction which is the Menengai Crater – a massive caldera located in the Great Rift Valley. For those who fancy archeology, it is recommended to visit Kariandusi Museum where you can watch the early man’s tools.
After the whole day of activities and sightseeing, you might get hungry. There are several restaurants worth visiting in Nakuru and its neighourhood. You might want to visit Sisima …read more
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